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Manila - Digital Producer (TPM)

The Digital Producer is a member of the Production team responsible for successfully delivering engineering projects within our portfolio of companies. The role focuses on delivering large, complex development projects in partnership with cross-functional teams of strategists, designers, and developers.

 

The Role

  • Spearheading the delivery of large and intricate development projects while closely collaborating with cross-functional teams of strategists, designers, and developers.
  • Assessing the complexity of wireframes or designs and strategizing the development team's workflow by breaking down tasks, establishing timelines, and managing project backlogs.
  • Attaining a comprehensive understanding of the product's technical specifications, covering frontend architecture, CMS implementation, and integrations for various functionalities such as site search, advertising, APIs, personalization tools, localization, internationalization, and analytics.
  • Implementing agile principles and methodologies, including Scrum and Kanban, to ensure the smooth delivery of projects.
  • Leading Agile ceremonies such as Sprint Planning, Sprint Grooming, and Sprint Demos in collaboration with the Client Engagement/Production lead and Technical Director.
  • Proficiently utilizing JIRA to create and manage issues, tasks, and user stories based on approved designs and annotations.
  • Creating issues (stories, tasks, and bugs) for the team, aligning with approved designs and annotations.
  • Translating approved product roadmaps and technical architectures into actionable stories for product development.
  • Maintaining the backlog of JIRA issues, ensuring alignment with project objectives and goals through prioritization.
  • Conducting ticket estimation exercises to facilitate precise project planning and resource allocation.
  • Leading agile ceremonies such as sprint planning, grooming, and demos in close collaboration with production and technical directors.
  • Maintaining and updating project status documents and reports for both internal and client-facing purposes.
  • Proactively identifying risks and issues, and collaborating with the project team to devise effective mitigation strategies.
  • Fostering close collaboration with counterpart producers and technical directors to ensure alignment of project goals, effective communication, and timely issue resolution.
  • Drive process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency, productivity, and quality throughout the project lifecycle.

 

Requirements

  • Possessing expertise in software engineering practices and best practices for the entire software development lifecycle and operations
  • Experience with Agile principles & values, and frameworks, including Scrum and Kanban
  • Experience with Atlassian’s suite of products, including Jira and Confluence
  • Experience working with commonly used CMS platforms such as Contentful, Drupal, WordPress, and Adobe Experience Manager (AEM), Yext
  • Participated in the successful delivery and deployment of enterprise-level engineering projects (both principal engineering and maintenance)

 

Nice to Have

  • Prior agency/services experience
  • Experience with Github
  • Certifications such as ScrumAlliance - Certified ScrumMaster (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO), PMI Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP)