News-Corp is looking for a Engineering Manager - Audio and Video Team

    The Audio and Video Engineering team is looking for an Engineering Manager who wants to be part of an engineering team that works closely with our Product, Editorial, and other technology and business partners across Dow Jones. At Dow Jones, everyone has the opportunity to come up with new ideas and our engineering teams play a critical role in all stages of the product life cycle. Our ideal… candidate will be someone with experience developing and maintaining media platforms.

    As the manager of the Audio and Video team, you will work collaboratively with engineers and business stakeholders, across all brands and groups at Dow Jones, including our Emmy Award winning team at The Wall Street Journal. You'll partner closely with our Product team to keep the team running smoothly, and collaborate with other managers, Product Owners, and engineers across Dow Jones on ways to share knowledge, services, and technologies.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Manages a team of developers
    • Key technical partner to stakeholder groups and brands across Dow Jones
    • Leads and helps coordinate projects
    • Helps to prioritize and manage work for your team of engineers
    • Evaluates and develops engineers

    Skills & Experience

    • 7+ years total experience in Software Engineering, with experience delivering digital media solutions
    • 1+ years leading or managing and motivating a Software Engineering team
    • Working knowledge of audio/video codecs and transport formats
    • Understanding of media management, storage systems and best practices
    • Experience with commercial OVP's, media monetization, and analytics platforms
    • Familiarity with web technologies such as Node.js and React
    • Experience with cloud computing via AWS or another cloud provider
    • Understanding of microservices or service-oriented architecture
    • Experience with Agile Development methodologies (SCRUM)
    • Proven ability to analyze, separate, and estimate effort associated with various technical solutions
    • Ability and desire to interact with technical and non-technical groups, spanning all organizational levels

    Company Overview:

    Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world's largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America's largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.

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    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

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    Job Category: IT Development Group

    Union Status:

    Non-Union role

    NYC Pay Range: $65,000 - $200,000