Turner Broadcasting Technical Project Manager in London, United Kingdom
Posting Job Title:
Technical Project Manager
United Kingdom - London
Posting Job Description:
In Europe, Middle East and Africa, Turner currently broadcasts 70 channels in 20 languages to 125 countries. It is headquartered in London and operates local offices across the region. Turner’s EMEA portfolio of kids, entertainment, sports and news brands includes Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Cartoonito, Boing, adult swim, Toonami, Warner TV, TCM and TNT, CNN, Great Big Story, Bleacher Report and e-league, as well as our new venture Toonix, in partnership with HBO Nordic.
At Turner, we are on a mission to Reimagine TV and disrupt our industry by turning viewers into highly engaged, loyal and unapologetic fans of the content we create and the deeply personal experiences we provide.
We’re looking for an ambitious Technical Project Manager to be a part of this!
What you’ll be doing:
We are looking for a skilled Technical Project Manager to work in a rewarding and dynamic environment. He/she will be liaising with our Dev-Ops and Web infrastructure team to manage digital projects and ensure any project issues and milestones are tracked and completed.
The Technical Project Manager will manage the development and implementation process. This is done by creating clear and attainable project objectives, obtaining project resources, and managing time and scope.
He/she will plan, remove roadblocks, lead communication among stakeholders and work with project teams to drive resolution to project issues.
The successful candidate will have a technical background or will have previous work experience as a Project Manager in the software industry.
What we’re looking for:
- Able to manage multiple priorities
- Understanding of front-end and back-end web languages
- Knowledge of commercial or widely-used CMSes
- knowledge of sysadmin tasks (server management)
- Knowledge of good practices for front-end web, back-end web and network security
- Good understanding of development lifecycle and best practices
- Knowledge of continuous integration (e.g. Jenkins)
- Forward-thinking troubleshooting (able to consider short and long term solutions and implications)
- Degree in System Engineering or related
- Project management Diploma or certification
Agile management certification
Knowledge of cloud architecture
- Experience in DevOps culture and tools
What’s on offer:
This role comes with a competitive salary and a wide range of benefits and perks, including private medical, generous pension contribution and company bonus. You’ll have 23 days holiday and we’ll also give you 40 hours per year for you to use for volunteering or charitable work. On top of this, you’ll have access to regular in-house screenings, wellbeing programs and events.At Turner, we recognise that how and when we work best varies from person to person - Talk to us about how flexible working can work for you at Turner!
We are currently based in Soho, however we moving to brand new offices in Old Street in Summer 2019.
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Location: W1F 7HS
Closing date: 11 th April
Area of Interest:
Advertising, Cable/Broadcast Television Networks, Games – Development & Publishing, Online Content/Services