Product Manager – Platform

North America

CA – Emeryville


#: 46872-en_US



United States



Product Manager – Platform – 46872

Gracenote – USA Emeryville, California 


Sr. Platform Product Manager


An ideal candidate will have 5+ years of technical product management experience and a proven track record of end-to-end ownership and delivering results. 


  • Take ownership of Gracenote’s new data delivery platform that delivers millions of pieces of TV Entertainment data to clients and partners daily.  This data powers the TV entertainment solutions for the top cable, OTT, CE and digital clients worldwide used by hundreds of millions of consumers.
  • Work closely with clients and partners to understand the business problems associated with delivering and ingesting TV entertainment data into their backend solutions.  Meld that into a clear product vision and roadmap that delivers a world-class data delivery platform.  
  • As the product manager, partner with internal engineering teams, external partners and internal stakeholders to prioritize and deliver your compelling roadmap that fulfills the product vision. 
  • Work closely with UX and engineering to deliver not only the platform but the critical tools for configuration and analytics to make the platform an overall success.


Desired Skills/Experience:

  • 5+ years of Product Management experience.
  • Strong passion for building high-scalable platforms 
  • Comfortable with XML, JSON and REST APIs
  • Comfortable writing SQL for either Postgres or MySql
  • Experience scripting in one of the following programming languages – Python, Ruby or JavaScript.   
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum work environment as a Technical Product Manager: writing user stories, and following the development process through user story acceptance
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Preferred Skills/Experience:

  • Experience collaborating with a UX Designer to create configuration/analytics tools for your users.
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher. Computer Science/Engineering major is preferable
  • Experience in OTT, TV broadcast, or supporting customers who develop products for digital content consumption.
  • Development experience with Gracenote, TMS, ROVI, or other structured entertainment databases a plus.



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Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Emeryville,California 

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Travel:  Yes, 5% of the Time