Director, Product Management

Position Overview

The Director of Product Management will drive our virtualized Android Appstore product strategy and actively evolve and refine that product portfolio to meet the demand.

ActiveVideo is building state-of-the-art virtualization technology and is focusing on cloud-based software-as-a-service offerings at scale. We are looking for a senior product lead to focus on our virtual Android product suite. They will need to understand the dynamics in the industry, define the roadmap, and be the point person for all things Android within ActiveVideo.

The successful candidate will have a P&L mentality, capacity to move quickly between strategic and tactical demands, a proven track record for building products from inception through adoption, and experience launching software-as-a-service models.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Define the Android Appstore near-term roadmap.
  • Business modeling and business case delivery for the ActiveVideo Android Appstore and Virtual Android products.
  • Work with key partners in the ecosystem (Ad partners, Media/Application partners, integration partners).
  • Create close ties with key customers to help drive product decisions.
  • Evangelize the business proposition and product portfolio globally. Be an essential part of key sales cycles.
  • Make key build/buy/partnering decisions.
  • Work closely with key organizational counterparts and actively support the product lifecycle from inception through delivery.

 

Essential Skills

  • You have a solid understanding of the Digital Video industry (Video Streaming, Advertising, Pay TV, Cable TV, IPTV experience).
  • Experience with the Android application ecosystem is a plus.
  • Technical background and expertise by education and experience - you have built products for technical audiences, strong understanding of the market, and can speak to technical audiences with credibility.
  • Working knowledge of the on-line Advertising and Ad revshare space.
  • Technical background and expertise by education and experience - you have built products for technical audiences, strong understanding of the market, and can speak to technical audiences with credibility.
  • Business-driven with a passion for technology - You crave uncovering new revenue opportunities and developing strategies to increase the market presence of your products.
  • High energy and drive – product managers are crucial leaders and decision makers in the company and need the energy and passion to be on top of their game.
  • Ability to recognize and communicate customer acquisition opportunities and related revenue opportunities, not just a technical solution.
  • Fast learner that can quickly synthesize ideas, information, and options into a strategy, plan, or response and effectively communicate it.
  • Innovative and creative problem solver with strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in a business environment, along with a proven ability to prioritize, organize and deliver on commitments.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.

 

Who to contact:

If you are you interested and enjoy working hard and having fun, please send your resume and motivation to t.mai@activevideo.com for the attention of Tam Mai, recruiter. Please indicate job title in the subject line.

 

About ActiveVideo:

ActiveVideo® is the developer of CloudTV™, the only software platform that enables service providers, content aggregators and CE manufacturers to virtualize CPE functions in the cloud for the purposes of delivering online content, advanced user interfaces and interactive advertising for TV to all generations of set-top boxes and connected devices. CloudTV™ delivers consistent, branded video experiences from the cloud, eliminating the cost and time to market of writing content for multiple device makes and models. ActiveVideo is a joint venture of ARRIS Group, a CommScope Company (NASDAQ: COMM), and Charter Communications (NASDAQ: CHTR). The company is based in San Jose, CA with offices in Hilversum, the Netherlands.