Full Job Description
We are committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.
iX.co is seeking an experienced Technical Product Manager who can lead teams of engineers, designers, and architects to deliver custom solutions for our clients—leaders in the sports, media, and entertainment industries. This position is based in Atlanta or New York City.
The Technical Product Manager must assist clients in clearly understanding, defining, and translating business, technical, and fan-driven needs. The individual will be responsible for creating and/or editing requirements and specifications for the iX team, and then ensuring that the delivered product meets those requirements. To do this, the Technical Product Manager must be intimately knowledgeable of the client and their business, communicate effectively with digital design and engineering teams, and develop solutions based on technical feasibility and product management standards.
This position requires excellent organizational, collaboration and communication skills and has a requirement to travel up to 20% of the time.
Take a proactive role in the project prior to the SOW and contribute ideas and solutions options based on client’s needs
Create process and documentation to manage the product portfolio efficiently
Document business, technical, and experiential requirements
Directly manage a team, while indirectly leading the larger group to the optimal solution
Conduct walkthroughs of requirements with all consumers of the information (Client, Designers, Engineers, QA) and respond to questions
Assist in the verification of the solution (UAT) with the client
Able to balance customer-centricity, stakeholder expectations, and technical feasibility for software product or product line, clearly articulating tradeoffs
Able to gain buy-in from stakeholders and drive product vision for a specific software product or product line
Excellent cross-functional communicator, able to work with a diverse set of internal and external stakeholders
Able to translate business needs into product roadmap and technology specifications and use cases
Highly aligned and deep understanding of company strategy, mapping strategy to execution
Process orientation with strong time-management skills and demonstrated ability to change course, as needed
Decisive and well-informed decision-maker
Excellent listening skills
Demonstrates ability to effectively work as a member of a team, with great listening and oral and written communication skills
Able to structure and process qualitative and quantitative data and draw insightful conclusions
Demonstrates tenacity and willingness to deliver on agreed-to outcomes in the agreed-to timeframes
Proactively brings new ideas to the table, spanning people, process and product
Ability to document the functionality, flow and behavior of design concepts
Ability to proactively seek clarity where there is ambiguity and propose ideas and options where there is a need
5+ years technical product management experience documenting and managing requirements for teams of engineers, designers and architects to deliver custom web and mobile solutions
Degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent
3+ years experience working with content management and production systems, preferably with Adobe AEM
Knowledge of, and a passion for sports, media and entertainment
Preferred: Working knowledge of Confluence and the project workflow in Jira
Preferred: A background or interest in golf
Preferred: Digital agency or professional service firm industry experience
iX.co , a digital media company focused on the way data science and technology can create more personal experiences for users while growing audiences for content owners, bridges the gap between storytelling and technology, creating digital platforms and experiences to help global brands engage with audiences and monetize their investments.
iX.co works with many of the biggest names in sports, media, entertainment, and active lifestyle, using data-driven insights to cater to audience passions and empower businesses to make millions of lasting impressions.
With offices across North America, Europe, and Asia, iX.co is proud of the impact it has helped create for elite organizations like the PGA TOUR, NASCAR, FOX, Chelsea FC, AS Roma, the International Ski Federation and the International Basketball Federation, among countless others.
Competitive salary and yearly bonus
Multiple insurance options
Pre-tax commuter benefits
Flexible working arrangements
Work in a high-growth, energetic environment
Are you ready to contribute to transforming and enhancing every aspect of the sports industry? Unite your passion for sports with a rewarding career by joining our ONE team of talented, highly-motivated and hard-working individuals. Please submit your online application now.
Infront is an equal opportunities employer.