Technical Project Manager

Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennifer Torrens

Job Description:

Large Media and Entertainment client in Burbank, CA is seeking a Technical Project Manager to jin their team. This is an 18-month opportunity.


  • Technical project management lead, leading the creation and support of technical project plans for Pictures Production Technology and be a primary point of contact Engineering Operations and Engineering Architecture. They are to ensure these plans are achievable by our engineering teams and in designing plans that meet the timelines of our shows.
  • Ensure clear reporting of project status from project management team including timelines, milestone tracking, budget status and issue identification to program management and stakeholders
  • Prioritize and escalate critical operational tasks, execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Work with program management to assess and define technology road maps with key deliverable and milestone dates
  • Create workflow diagrams of production technology processes and identify opportunities to streamline processes or improve efficiency
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experienced working with IT Infrastructure equipment and engineering (Network, Storage, Systems Engineering)
  • Technical Project Management experience (build of plans, timeline/scheduling, technical design, setup production deployments and returns, etc.)
  • Managerial experience
  • 10+/- plus years relative work experience is a must
  • Intermediate/Expert with Smartsheets(Smartsheets are what is used not MS Project so this is a must have)
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment

Preferred Qualifications: Production experience or experience working in entertainment acceptable

Required Education: BS or equivalent

Client Description:

Why Aquent?

  • Highly competitive salaries: commensurate with experience
  • Insurance: Excellent medical benefits with premiums largely subsidized by Aquent
  • 401k Plan
  • 24-hours Paid Sick Leave in CA
  • Perks & Discounts at leading major retailers