CBS Corporation Senior Product Manager in San Francisco, California

Senior Product Manager

REF#: 30541


JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff


JOB LOCATION: San Francisco, CA


CBS Interactive is the premier online content network for information and online operations of CBS Corporation as well as some of the top native digital brands in the entertainment industry. Our brands dive deep into the things people care about across entertainment, technology, news, games, business and sports. With over 1 billion users visiting our properties every quarter, we are a global top 10 web property and one of the largest premium content networks online.

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Division Overview:

The CBS Interactive Search, Shopping, and New team is passionate about finding and implementing additional sources of traffic and revenue.

Role Details:

This is a unique opportunity for a seasoned Senior Product Manager to conceive and build products that will resonate with users for viral growth. You will work in a fast-moving, collaborative environment and bring a passion for creating and evolving our products that bring huge additional profits and users to CBS Interactive.

Your Day-to-Day:

  • Develop documentation, use cases, workflows, wire-frames, design requirements, product requirements, and other materials as needed to support design and development with strong focus on elegant, user-centric approaches to complex functionality

  • Collaborate with developers, designers, and editorial staff to conceive, implement and manage product features

  • Operate both independently and as part of a broader team; juggle multiple tasks and projects simultaneously in a results-oriented environment

  • Immerse yourself in Organic and Paid distribution tactics and best practices

  • Identify and build new opportunities to drive user engagement and revenue

  • Drive new ideas and tests for inclusion in the product roadmap; keep a pulse on competitor sites and new features

Key Projects:

  • Launch a music nostalgia site made for social distribution; collaborate with Editorial, Marketing, and Revenue teams to maximize user value

  • Improve two recently launched sites and add design components to improve user engagement

  • Evaluate market size for additional topics for niche sites


What you bring to the team:

  • 10+ years of website development experience

  • Strong background in project, program, and product management required

  • Experience writing detailed Product Requirement Documents including tracking specs

  • Ability to multitask, pivot, and change focus when necessary; desire to "wear many hats" in a fast-paced, constantly evolving, dynamic, results-oriented environment

  • Excellent interpersonal and (written and verbal) communication skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science or a related technical field; Master’s degree preferred

You might also have:

  • Experience in Social organic or paid distribution, managing Brand messaging

  • Experience in Web Analytics through tools such as Adobe Analytics, Google Analytics, etc


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