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Professional-Technology Project Management

Company: DIRECTV

Location: Los Angeles, CA, United States

Posted on: June 23

At DIRECTV, we're connecting the world through the latest tech, top-of-the-line communications and the best in entertainment. Innovation powers all that we do, and our groundbreaking solutions deliver compelling communication and entertainment experiences to millions of customers worldwide. As part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here's your opportunity to combine your passions for entertainment, media and technology to transform our company and your career.

Responsible for all aspects of the development and implementation of assigned technical projects and provides a single point of contact for those projects. Projects can be pre-approval projects requiring technical planning, financial justification and project planning and require coordination across multiple engineering and non-engineering organizations. May require analysis and evaluation of external hardware and software solutions, and vendor management.

Defines project scope and objectives. Develops detailed work plans, schedules, project estimates, resource plans, and status reports. Conducts project meetings and is responsible for project tracking and analysis. Ensures adherence to quality standards and reviews project deliverables. Manages the integration of vendor tasks and tracks and reviews vendor deliverables. Provides technical and analytical guidance to project team. Recommends and takes action to direct the analysis and solutions of problems.

Position will also require a high degree of financial acumen. Should be a highly motivated, self-starter that is ready to come in and drive impact across the org.

Nature of Contribution- Fully functioning technical professional. Develops new concepts, methods and techniques.

Knowledge - Subject matter expert within own discipline/ specialty area. Applies specialized knowledge of discipline/specialty area standards and processes to work. Integrates company experience and deep technical knowledge and preferably has advanced understanding of software development and video/set-top box technologies. Able to understand standard financial reports and have an acumen for Financial Planning at a project level

Analysis and Problem Solving - Solves non-routine problems based on analysis of multiple factors. Independently identifies key issues, patterns or deviations from norm. Works on problems requiring judgment and in-depth evaluation of multiple factors. Analyzes and interprets research to evaluate and recommend solutions. Able to work inter-departmentally with others to resolve matters and formulate strategic solutions that are scalable

Independence - Guided by team goals and operational objectives. Applies judgment to determine appropriate processes and technical area standards to use and provides technical direction to others in own work area.

Contribution to DIRECTV Technology - Key contributor on diverse projects of moderate scope. Recommends new procedures and processes to drive desired results.

Communication- Explains advanced technical information to less experienced team members. Provides specialized technical guidance to others in work area. Builds productive internal/external relationships and collaborates with others in own team or across teams. The person should be able to communicate with Jr and Sr team members, up to and including CTO level.

Required Qualifications -
  • Understanding of Finance and Economic Analysis
  • Understanding of Contract Administration
  • Expert in Vendor Analysis
  • Understanding of Network Equipment/Architecture systems and Operations
  • Expertise in Product Development and Introduction
  • Program and Project Management Experience

Desired Qualifications -
  • 3-5 years of experience
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Minor in Business preferred.
  • Knowledge of video set-top box solutions and ecosystem
  • Six Sigma training, PMP and PE

DIRECTV will consider for employment qualified applicants in a manner consistent with the requirements of federal, state and local laws

COVID Statement -This position is subject to the DIRECTV COVID-19 Vaccination Policy. Click [ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Professional-Technology Project Management for additional information.

Salary Range

Our Professional - Technology Project Management can earn between $84,900 - $169,800 depending on experience and geographic location. Not to mention all of the other amazing rewards that working at DIRECTV offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here.


This is a remote position that can be located anywhere in the United States. #LI-Remote

Ready to join our team? Apply today!


Job Posting: Jun 7, 2022, 8:55:05 PM
Schedule: Full-time
Job Level: Senior Associate/Second Level Manager - provided by Dice

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