Full Time Job

Associate Program Manager

Sony Interactive Entertainment

San Francisco, CA 09-22-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Associate Program Manager

San Francisco, CA

Responsibilities:
• Use effective project management skills and tools to facilitate projects, remove impediments, and monitor landmarks
• Build productive and positive relationships with Engineering, Product Management, and Design team members, and other partners in the broader organization
• Work with development team members to manage planning, scope, dependencies, risks/issues, mitigation, and compliance as part of the application lifecycle
• Provide detailed and timely communication on project status, developing issues, and risks to relevant partners
• Facilitate cross-department coordination of release management functions (i.e., legal, security, QA, business operations)

Required Skills/Experience:
• Undergraduate degree (BA or BS)
• Proven record of success in a work setting and/or through extracurricular activities
• Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, with people at all levels in an organization
• Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively – both verbally and in writing
• Attention to detail with a customer-first mentality
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
• Willingness to travel
• Excellent working knowledge and experience with all MS Office applications (including Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Google Suite applications (especially Drive, Docs, Sheets, Slides)

The Ideal Candidate will have:
• 1-2 years work experience in a production/program role, in software development or a related industry
• Strong interest in mobile & web applications, video games, and current or emerging technologies
• Working knowledge and experience with process management and collaboration tools such as Jira, Confluence, Trello, Slack, and Teams
• Understanding of waterfall, agile, and hybrid development methodologies
• Scrum Master certification a plus

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rboz1k-3-237-16-210-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Sony Interactive Entertainment

Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services.