Project Manager, Media Systems Engineering- L4

Netflix is one of the world’s leading entertainment services with over 260 million paid memberships in over 190 countries enjoying TV series, films, and games across a wide variety of genres and languages. Members can play, pause, and resume watching as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, and can change their plans at any time.

The Media Systems Engineering team is focused on the design, build, delivery, maintenance and refresh of the technology systems present in Netflix creative environments globally. We deploy systems present in both our Corporate and Studio facilities. We aim to deliver both creatively and technically optimized spaces that empower our end users on the creative, content, and product teams to actualize their ideas. This is achieved through close partnership with Design & Construction, Finance, Space Planning, and Workplace, to realize that collective vision. Our system designs are based on our global standards which we have developed in collaboration with our trusted partners and stakeholders.

As a Project Manager within the Netflix Technology Services (N-Tech), Media Systems Engineering team, you will work directly with our team of engineers to help organize multiple projects, optimizing the execution of any associated tasks. You will also provide strong accountability management for the many ongoing MSE initiatives; including but not limited to financial recording, project deliverables, logistics, and ongoing team growth initiatives, globally. You will partner cross-functionally to identify the scope of each project and work with the engineers to drive execution. Additional responsibilities include tracking changes in scope, timeline or budget and communicating those updates proactively, concisely, and consistently with the rest of the team. Updates are shared both in team meetings and through documentation.

Skills and Experience

    • Ability to function in a fast-paced environment and manage diverse deliverables
    • Comfortable with changing course based on business needs and project conditions.
    • Outstanding communication skills
    • Engaging partners with an openness and curiosity for their ideas
    • Outstanding collaboration and organizational skills
    • A high level of independence as demonstrated through clear problem-solving skills, effective process evaluation, and delivery of high-quality work: strong organizational, time management, and multi-tasking skills, Attention to detail even under pressure


    • Contract initiation with external resourcing
    • Communication, and management of all relevant project documentation
    • Change order submissions
    • Purchase Order Requisitions
    • Oversight of vendor management, establishing communication cadence, resource need and allocation
    • Onboarding and offboarding of external MSE project vendors
    • All financial tracking and coordination with both the project team and our contracted vendor team
    • Responsible for attending cross-functional meetings with all finance partners as the Informed Captain for Media Systems Engineering
    • Will be expected to attend construction & project-level meetings as an informed representative of MSE
    • Work with Engineers to develop documentation and project deliverables
    • Maintain alignment between MSE and vendors throughout the project
    • Actively maintain alignment with your MSE colleagues globally
    • Drive roadmap delivery and development in partnership with the rest of the team
    • Provide concise, proactive updates regarding overall status, issues, risks, and recommended actions.
    • You will also help develop, communicate, and train/implement project management approaches

Education & Experience

    • BS/BA and/or relevant experience
    • Additional Nice-to-haves: PMI/PMP certification or other project certifications (i.g. Agile, Scrum, Sigma, etc.) are a plus, Experience using JIRA or similar platforms

Our compensation structure consists solely of an annual salary; we do not have bonuses. You choose each year how much of your compensation you want in salary versus stock options. To determine your personal top of market compensation, we rely on market indicators and consider your specific job family, background, skills, and experience to determine your compensation in the market range. The range for this role is $100,000- $720,000.

Netflix provides comprehensive benefits including Health Plans, Mental Health support, a 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match, Stock Option Program, Disability Programs, Health Savings and Flexible Spending Accounts, Family-forming benefits, and Life and Serious Injury Benefits. We also offer paid leave of absence programs. Full-time hourly employees accrue 35 days annually for paid time off to be used for vacation, holidays, and sick paid time off. Full-time salaried employees are immediately entitled to flexible time off. See more detail about our Benefits here.

Netflix is a unique culture and environment. Learn more here.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and celebrate diversity, recognizing that diversity of thought and background builds stronger teams. We approach diversity and inclusion seriously and thoughtfully. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, ancestry, national origin, caste, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic makeup, marital status, or military service.

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