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Technical Program Manager, Network Engineering


Los Angeles, CA 01-30-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Netflix has been changing the way people watch shows and movies. We strive to deliver a great Netflix viewing experience in over 190 countries so our customers can watch whatever, whenever, interruption free. Join us to help Netflix grow into the world's leading producer of premium content. Our Offices and Creative Spaces network engineering team designs, builds and operates networks to connect our internal users, creatives, production teams and partners around the world. We are looking for a Technical Program Manager that can own the successful execution of multiple build and deployment initiatives in parallel as we scale and expand our footprint around the globe. You will leverage your technical expertise and experiences, develop an understanding of Netflix and our customer and internal partner needs, and with your peers execute to deliver network connectivity and services to our users and offices around the world.

Job Description
• Partner with engineers, business and technical leaders, and real estate partners from internal and external teams to deliver networks to Netflix creative and business users
• Work cross-functionally with internal teams and external vendors to plan and manage our growth around the globe
• Own and maintain our backlog of network build and deployment programs globally
• Maintain and evolve milestones and a project framework to ensure timelines and deliverables are met
• Socialize project timelines and maintain accountability on deliverables
• Understanding of networks, facility construction and build-out, and program management within the domain of network infrastructure deployment, engineering and operations.
• Work with VARs to manage logistic pipelines for network deployments
• Work with management on FP&A for enterprise networking spend

Professional Qualifications
• At least 5 years of relevant professional experience
• Experience managing and working with engineering teams collectively
• Sharp assessment skills with an ability to evaluate wants vs. needs and ability to negotiate prioritization accordingly
• Knowledge of facilities construction planning and program management
• Understanding of networking technologies, roles, functions and basic capabilities
Organizational Qualifications
• Self organize, participate in cross-functional projects with our partners
• See a problem or opportunity, take ownership and act on it independently
• Collaborate and manage efforts with peers and teams across responsibility areas, languages, geography and time zones
• Be a self-starter, curious and not afraid to ask when in doubt
• Communicate status on project milestones, blockers to critical path items and hold team members accountable for deliverables

Additional Requirements
• Occasional travel
• Experience working in media and studio environments is a plus