Product Manager, Native App
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

Job Description

What You’ll Do:

This Product Manager will work to define, build and manage an exciting new proprietary native app used by millions of Americans. This role will work closely with an external agency, internal stakeholders, subject matter experts, our reporters and our internal software design and development teams. You will define user stories, acceptance criteria, groom backlogs, help prioritize features and ultimately, bring a new app to market. Come join us. 

Responsibilities:

  • Bring a fresh perspective to TEGNA’s native apps
  • Work closely with an external agency
  • Work closely with our stakeholders to identify user needs and pain points to inform the product roadmap
  • Help an external agency navigate a large corporate ecosystem, gather information and insights to define, design, build and deploy a new native application across iOS and Android phone and tablet devices
  • Review designs, documentation and development deliverables
  • Help shape features through thoughtful data collection, insightful observations, and careful analysis
  • Assist in Quality Assurance for new features
  • Create customer-facing documentation and guide Knowledge Management, Training and Support
  • Proactively assist in the management and prioritization of a backlog

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated ability to set aggressive goals and achieve results
  • Understanding of journalism, digital workflow, and the current media landscape
  • Analytical and strategic in the way you approach and solve problems
  • Hands-on experience with web technologies – specifically native apps
  • Knowledge of project management tools
  • Able to accurately handle multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Detail-oriented with excellent organization, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work well independently and as a member of a larger team
  • Exceptional collaborator and communicator (written, verbal)
  • Up-to-date and knowledgeable about the latest trends, innovations, and media best practices

About TEGNA
TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. With 47 television stations and two radio stations in 39 markets, TEGNA delivers relevant content and information to consumers across platforms. It is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching approximately one-third of all television households nationwide. Each month, TEGNA reaches 50 million adults on-air and approximately 35 million across its digital platforms. TEGNA has been consistently honored with the industry’s top awards, including Edward R. Murrow, George Polk, Alfred I. DuPont and Emmy Awards. TEGNA delivers results for advertisers through unparalleled and innovative solutions including OTT local advertising network Premion, centralized marketing resource Hatch, and G/O Digital, a one-stop shop for local businesses to connect with consumers through digital marketing. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 
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TEGNA, Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We will consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, education, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.