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Motion Recruitment Partners Product Manager in New York, New York

Contract | $50/hr | New York,NY

Our client, a global broadcast media and entertainment company, is actively looking for a Product Manager to join their News Data team in New York City! This role will be moving to a hybrid schedule in the near future so candidates are required.

This is a 1 year initial contract with the opportunity to convert

This person will work with Engineers, Designers, and Stakeholders to shape the future of the group’s data capabilities, including their election analysis systems. This team is responsible for the end-to-end lifecycle of the company’s editorial data; from ingest to display on a variety of surfaces. Their users range from internal analysis to broadcast personalities to readers, all of whom need to be able to see and understand complex information sets quickly.


  • Own and define a product vision for a complex network of data platforms

  • Find ways to innovate while meeting immovable deadlines

  • Clearly communicate product decisions, successes, and needs to a passionate team of developers, designers, and editorial stakeholders

  • Work with design and research in a discovery-driven approach to product management

  • Lead a variety of process improvement initiatives to increase transparency, development velocity, and deliver seamless display of content and user experience

  • Assess limitations within the data platforms and recommend solutions

  • Act as the custodian of the data platform roadmap and prioritize the work accordingly

    Desired Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years of digital product management experience

  • Experience with media and/or data products preferred

  • Healthy knowledge of data science, software, and analytics disciplines

  • Experience with highly contextual and unstructured data

  • Experience working with Jira and Confluence

    The Offer

  • Competitive Pay: Up to $50/hr, DOE

  • Contract Duration: 1 year initial contract

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance

  • Health Savings Account (HSA)

  • 401(k) with matching

  • Paid Sick Time Leave

  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis now and in the future.