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Principal Product Manager, Product Compliance

Discovery Inc
New York, NY 10001
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Discovery Inc

Location: New York, New York, United States,
Req ID: 32857


About Discovery:

Discovery is the global leader in real life entertainment, serving passionate fans around the world with content that inspires, informs, and entertains. Discovery delivers over 8,000 hours of original programming each year across deeply loved content genres. Available in 220 countries and territories and 50 languages, Discovery is a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens and services, from linear, free-to-air, and payTV channels, to digital products and streaming services, to social and mobile-first content and formats. Discoverys portfolio of premium brands includes Discovery Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Travel Channel, Motortrend, Animal Planet, Science Channel, OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network, and discovery+, a premium streaming services for many of Discoverys beloved brands.

About the team:

Discovery's Direct to Consumer group is a rapidly growing organization focused on developing new, innovative, and immersive digital products and content for iconic brands, including discovery+. We are working at the crossroads of technology, entertainment, and everyday utility. We tell engaging stories to millions of viewers across the Internet every day and bring new interactive experiences to life to not only entertain but improve the lives of our customers. Critical to this mission is ensuring that our customers can trust that we will hold a high bar for data privacy, accessibility, consumer protection, and local regulatory requirements in each region where our services are available. Discoverys Product Compliance team sits within the Direct to Consumer organization, with a mission to ensure our digital products meet all legal and compliance requirements to safely and effectively operate in all available markets worldwide.


We are hiring a Principal Product Manager to lead the development and management of international compliance-related features with the best customer experience and Discoverys values in mind. This role reports directly to the Head of Global Compliance within the Direct to Consumer Product organization and will have a growing portfolio of product ownership. As a Principal Product Manager, you will collaborate with legal, program, UX, and engineering partners to ensure that we understand and incorporate local compliance requirements into our international feature launches. Youll partner with core product teams to share learnings from international launches and provide competitive analyses on market practices in the EU and UK. You will own delivering locally compliant features for areas such as accessibility, data privacy, digital rights management, parental controls, and more. You will work on the cutting edge of emerging tech and policy in a rapidly growing media space. If you are passionate about building meaningful customer experiences at scale, join our purpose-driven team.

What you will do:
  • Partner with product, engineering, data, business, privacy, and legal stakeholders to determine legal and compliance requirements and technical capabilities.
  • Lead the product planning, development, and roadmap for legal and regulatory compliance driven product feature areas for our international expansion efforts.
  • Develop and drive risk assessments and prioritization frameworks for international product compliance initiatives.
  • Partner closely with legal stakeholders and act as primary product expert on commercial regulatory requirements across Discoverys direct to consumer product lines.
  • Collaborate with regional stakeholders to understand and document regional and country specific compliance requirements. Translate those into transparent and scalable customer experiences.
  • Act as lead product contact for compliance related inquiries, project managing response actions across internal teams.
  • Own executive reporting on key goals and metrics for your projects.
  • Develop audit and customer feedback strategy for legal and compliance issues.
  • Advise and train product and engineering teams on building compliance by design into all launches.
  • Proactively identify potential risk areas and opportunities for driving cross-functional collaboration in these areas.


  • 5 - 7 years of product management experience in technology, media, or relevant industries, preferably working on compliance driven products.
  • BA/BS in business or technical field. Advanced degree in Business/Technology/Data Management/Law is a plus.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experience conducting risk assessment.
  • Familiarity with GDPR, CCPA, CPRA, COPPA, digital rights management (DRM), digital accessibility, and consumer protection regulations is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with cross functional teams to deliver results in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and proven track record of driving process improvements.
  • Experience with video and streaming subscription products is a plus.


Posted: 2022-08-02 Expires: 2022-09-03

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