Project Manager / Scrum Master

Playa Vista, CA
Shared Services – Engineering
Full-time

We are looking for a Project Manager / Scrum Master who will be responsible for ensuring on-time delivery of high quality projects to meet established business requirements. The ideal candidate would have a passion for and knowledge of YouTube, and digital entertainment and the world of social media influencers. The candidate would also have a proven track record of formal project management with a focus in agile methodologies to support and fulfill the strategic objectives of a highly cross-functional organization. Additionally, you will assist the project management office in establishing best practices across the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Execute and maintain project management processes in an agile environment
    • Provide guidance on the use of the agile/scrum best practices to self organize and extract the most out of the team
    • Build strong communication channels with stakeholders, various departments, and cross-functional teams; Facilitate discussion, decision making and conflict resolution; Identify and remove impediments
    • Improve  transparency by assisting with internal and external communication on the status of milestones
    • Support the product owner in maintaining the product backlog to ensure that the work is well understood so the team can continually make progress
    • Help partner with business stakeholders to translate business requirements into product requirements / tickets for engineers
    • Develop and maintain project schedules and milestones with the input and assistance of team leads; Ensure tasks assigned to the team are executed efficiently while removing blockers/issues and meeting product goals
    • Facilitate team meetings, providing meeting minutes and action items where needed
    • Experience dealing with third party vendors as well as working with third party system integrations; Manage vendor delivery schedules, negotiate and lock down scope
    • Provide QA / UAT for feature releases and bug fixes
    • Identify and manage interdependencies between applications, platforms, services, and environments
    • Interface with stakeholders and manage expectations
    • Influence continuous improvement of project management methodologies

QUALIFICATIONS

    • 4-6 years of progressive experience in a technology or internet oriented project management role
    • Excellent working knowledge Jira/Confluence as well as project management tools
    • Proven track record of leading teams and projects to successful completion
    • Impeccable communication skills in all areas
    • Analytical problem solver with the ability to anticipate and mitigate risk
    • PMI and/or CSM certification

PERKS & BENEFITS

    • Use What You Need paid time off
    • Flexible dress code
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks 
    • Pet Insurance
    • Catered meal on Fridays
    • Health, dental and vision benefits
    • 401(k) with a company match
    • Both paid maternity time and paid paternity time
    • Dog-friendly Fridays

ABOUT FULLSCREEN MEDIA:
Fullscreen Media is a global leader in social-first entertainment experiences serving creators, brands and consumers. Fullscreen Media is comprised of three key businesses: Fullscreen Creator Network is the biggest network empowering creators through a variety of services, from audience development and programming support to management, content production and merchandising. Fullscreen Entertainment reaches consumers through creator-driven experiences from Fullscreen Live, original content from Fullscreen Productions and the pioneering Rooster Teeth studio, and subscription video on demand services “Fullscreen” and Rooster Teeth’s “FIRST.” Fullscreen Brandworks partners with major brands to tap into the power of social media with original entertainment, influencer marketing, multi-platform social content and targeted media through the Fullscreen Media Network.

Fullscreen, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability.