Senior Data Product Manager

Data & Analytics | Santa Monica, CA | Full-Time

Hulu is a premium streaming TV destination that seeks to captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love. We create amazing experiences that celebrate the best of entertainment and technology. We’re looking for great people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking and embracing fun. It’s a mission that takes some serious smart, intense curiosity and determination to be the best.  Come be part of the team that’s powering play.


Hulu’s Data team is seeking a Senior Data Product Management Lead who will be an exceptional addition to our growing data product management team. In this role, you will lead and grow a team of talented and passionate product managers, responsible for delivering data products and solutions for one of Hulu's business verticals. The ideal candidate is a seasoned data product and career manager, capable of building talented, passionate, and engaged teams, and with a proven track record of managing several multi-year product roadmaps simultaneously. This candidate builds fantastic relationships across all levels of the organizations and is recognized as a problem solver that looks to elevate the work of everyone around them.  If you are passionate about data and creating product and capabilities to democratize data across the organization, then this is a great role for you.


  • Define the vision and strategy of data products and capabilities aligned to overall organizational and business objectives
  • Translate requirements between data scientists, analysts, engineers, designers, marketers, and other PMs
  • Manage, build and grow the data product team. Offer organizational design thinking to best structure the team and equip them for success in their goals
  • Combine the voice and needs of the users and business requirements to create both high-level roadmaps and detailed delivery plans of features and capabilities
  • Establish strong relationships in engineering, product, and business teams across Hulu
  • Develop detailed product specifications with user scenarios and acceptance criteria and success measures that are specific to data products – like product instrumentation, data storage, accessibility/usability via tools, data grain and frequency – generally reduce the number of assumptions that engineers have to make
  • Ensure products/solutions are purpose-built to address core business questions and operational needs, actively bring the product back to the business model and strategy
  • Use a metrics-driven product development approach. Define success measures for roadmap items and demonstrate measurable impact on those success metrics
  • Partner with analysts, data science, data engineering, UX and program management teams to develop, test and deliver high quality products and features that meet end users' and internal business' needs
  • Lead and collaborate on all business readiness activities including product testing, end user education, rollout, iteration and support
  • Perform competitive analysis on third-party data products and approaches taken in similar businesses to ensure we make the best implementation decisions
  • Oversee the adoption of new features and capabilities across the organization


  • Undergraduate Degree in Engineering, Math, Science, Economics or related field
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and ability to build and develop successful product teams
  • 5+ years in product management experience with building and delivering successful data products, services and capabilities
  • Highly analytical and collaborative qualities with strong technical, strategic and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize and juggle with competing priorities and make decisions in ambiguous situations
  • Experience utilizing both qualitative analysis and quantitative analysis techniques and familiarity with common data science models and approaches to problem solving. Generally: the ability to plan for what analysts and data scientists need to deliver successfully
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic and fast-paced operational environment, drive change, and collaborate with a variety of individuals and organizational partners
  • Experience demonstrating leadership, self-motivation, accountability, and a standout colleague
  • Experience presenting to and working with senior leaders
  • Knowledge and experience of agile/scrum product development


  • Advance CS degree or MBA is a plus
  • Experience with delivering large scale enterprise applications using big data open source solutions such as Hadoop, HBase, Spark, Kafka and Elastic Search / Solr
  • Knowledge of SQL and one or more of these DB’s - Oracle, MySQL, Teradata
  • Experience or knowledge of No-SQL - DB’s - Cassandra, MongoDB, Redis, Couchbase
  • Experience with Tableau or other visualization tools
  • Industry experience in video streaming and OTT


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