Senior Director, Data Products - Data Governance at Universal Music Group
Woodland Hills, California
Titan Platform US
VP of Technology, Platform and Home Automation IoT
May 2016 to August 2017
Los Angeles | Seoul, Korea
Sn Manager, Data Technology Products
July 2013 to January 2016
Greater Los Angeles Area
Resource Management Group, Inc.
Technology Systems Manager
January 2004 to April 2008
Greater San Diego Area
Universal Music Group
Senior Director, Data Products - Data Governance
Los Angeles Metropolitan Area
Harbor Freight Tools
Consultant, Data Analytics
October 2019 to January 2020
Greater Los Angeles Area
Fox Networks Group
Director, Data Products
August 2017 to October 2019
Los Angeles, California
Titan Platform US
Director of Information Technology, Video & Digital Operations
February 2016 to May 2016
Greater Los Angeles Area
Manager, Business Intelligence
June 2012 to July 2013
Greater Los Angeles Area
Manager, Technical Architect - Search Technologies
July 2010 to June 2012
Greater Los Angeles Area
PEK Interactive, Inc.
August 2004 to July 2010
Technical data driven product executive creating a new ecosystem of “smarter content across smarter devices,” offering global content platform services for broadcasters and creators, as well as in-home distribution via innovative set-top media home devices, which integrate speech-to-text, home automation IoT (Internet of Things), personalized multimedia. Online video marketplace : Oversees Product direction for a software-as-a-service (SaaS)... Technical data driven product executive creating a new ecosystem of “smarter content across smarter devices,” offering global content platform services for broadcasters and creators, as well as in-home distribution via innovative set-top media home devices, which integrate speech-to-text, home automation IoT (Internet of Things), personalized multimedia. Online video marketplace : Oversees Product direction for a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform where broadcasters and creators can create instant mobile and consumer device apps (OTT, SmartTV, iOS and Android) for copy-protected distribution and monetization. Cross functionally: Work with the cross cultural teams in content, finance, and research/marketing to document and define initiatives and drive them through execution.
VP of Technology, Platform and Home Automation IoT @ Titan Platform US Technical data driven product executive creating a new ecosystem of “smarter content across smarter devices,” offering global content platform services for broadcasters and creators, as well as in-home distribution via innovative set-top media home devices, which integrate speech-to-text, home automation IoT (Internet of Things), personalized multimedia. Online video marketplace : Oversees Product direction for a software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform where broadcasters and creators can create instant mobile and consumer device apps (OTT, SmartTV, iOS and Android) for copy-protected distribution and monetization. Cross functionally: Work with the cross cultural teams in content, finance, and research/marketing to document and define initiatives and drive them through execution. From May 2016 to August 2017 (1 year 4 months) Los Angeles | Seoul, KoreaSn Manager, Data Technology Products @ Disney Interactive Leader in data product storytelling: Managed a brilliant product team and driving world-class big data technologies and media analytics at Disney Interactive. Drove value by offering "data-as-a-service" to large scale enterprise users, provided self-service reporting solutions, as well as led data governance initiatives and offered analytics to large scale enterprise clients such as Studio, Marketing and Franchise Synergy as well as external partners such as Lucas, Consumer Products and Walt Disney Parks. Unleashed awesome custom analytics products while at Disney Interactive including project on Disney.com, StarWars.com (and other Lucas destinations), Clubpenguin.com, Disneybaby.com & Infinity.com.Developed new streaming end-to-end real-time analytics solution and fully scalable data platform for DisneyLife, the first successful direct-to-consumer mulit-format subscription service from Disney. From July 2013 to January 2016 (2 years 7 months) Greater Los Angeles AreaTechnology Systems Manager @ Resource Management Group, Inc. A Top 100 Company in Recycling and Waste Management services, with national clients like Costco, Lowe's, Westfield, Callaway Golf, Ikea, and TESCO US (Fresh & Easy, Inc). Helped grow $7m to $15million in 3 years. Responsible for all IT Systems and Website Development. Responsible for providing strategic direction, leadership, planning and oversight for all IT decisions. Understand client requirements and translate into operational readiness plans. Define and monitored technology systems to meet cycle time and cost goals. Responsible for in-house reports using Excel, Crystal Reports XI, and custom website reporting online.Developed custom online reporting systems for Costco Warehouse, Ikea, Fresh & Easy and all other customers. Supported Marketing with SEO direction. Routinely responsible for managing all corporate wide IT training, network support environment with about 20+ client computers. Responsible for IT contractors, hardware vendors, Responsible for online marketing solutions Integrated solutions to have reporting capabilities. Vendor management included: designers and website developers, server managers, network administrators, and communications vendors. From January 2004 to April 2008 (4 years 4 months) Greater San Diego AreaSenior Director, Data Products - Data Governance @ Universal Music Group Los Angeles Metropolitan AreaConsultant, Data Analytics @ Harbor Freight Tools Consulting on Harbor Freight’s next-generation analytics initiatives and data-as-a-service (DaaS) growth strategies. Kicked-off Harbor Freight’s first enterprise data governance initiative. Mapped the data governance journey to understand and published roadmaps paired with detailed implementation plans that outlined phases and milestones. Identified the key stakeholders and championed the proposals for executive buy-in. Designed an enterprise-wide data management program, with a tailored-fit data governance framework. Ensured that the phases had clear scope, ownership, and accountability. Provided strategic guidance on business intelligence processes, data architecture, and self-service analytics capabilities. Partnered to architect/plan an enterprise data presentation cloud migration. From October 2019 to January 2020 (4 months) Greater Los Angeles AreaDirector, Data Products @ Fox Networks Group Overseeing new ecosystems of data and advanced analytics products that transforms the way advertising is measured and benchmarked. Focused on financial monetization and data utilization of digital advertising across Fox Networks Group, whose products span Fox Broadcasting, FX, Fox Sports, Hulu, and National Geographic. From August 2017 to October 2019 (2 years 3 months) Los Angeles, CaliforniaDirector of Information Technology, Video & Digital Operations @ Titan Platform US Launched a highly visible Korean VOD (video on demand) marketplace platform with new UI / UX, including proprietary encryption protection, content distribution, high volume video storage, load & performance testing, availability monitoring, disaster recovery, and analytics integration. Launching scalable cloud data platforms, Google Analytics, and data visualization frameworks. Program: Leading business operational activities including project plans, project/test resources, and financial planning. Responsible for defining our the US product roadmap and accelerated video platform product development. Heavily Involved in new business development and fundraising. Advisory: Key member of cloud architecture committee. Architecting high volume scalable cloud infrastructure. Implementing technical processes and product workflows on a globally optimized scale. From February 2016 to May 2016 (4 months) Greater Los Angeles AreaManager, Business Intelligence @ Disney Interactive Managed enterprise business intelligence tools consisting of a data management platforms, collaborative analysis tools and a set of highly valuable analytics services. Responsible for enterprise “productizing” BI in a media analytics environment, which includes a Petabyte scale Hadoop and multi-Terabyte Vertica cluster. Implemented analytics and dashboards: Tableau, MicroStrategy, APIs & proprietary web dashboards. Managed A/B Testing Optimizely, ClickTale and other actionable analytics platforms.Led Technology evaluations, POCs & participated in bleeding edge pilot projects.Responsible for the end-to-end of collection, synthesis, storage and presentation of data generated by Disney Interactive online initiatives through our custom build tag management tracking solution. From June 2012 to July 2013 (1 year 2 months) Greater Los Angeles AreaManager, Technical Architect - Search Technologies @ Disney Interactive Managed the Search Technology space within Disney's Engineering units. Responsible for optimizing Disney Online’s internal search technologies, including Disney.com and a large number of Disney-branded sites. Technical ownership of search platforms and overall responsibility of internal site search technologies, search engine optimization, search consulting, technical program management, and responsible for developing and leading best-in-class search practices for Disney.com domestic and international. Open-source advocate that drove cost savings of 50% by introducing Solr technology to Disney.com. Developed lucrative affiliate partnership by integrating Disney Store products with Disney.com. Executed a data center migration and reduced total cost of ownership with virtualized hardware. Launched numerous A/B Omniture Test & Target campaigns to improve design usability. From July 2010 to June 2012 (2 years) Greater Los Angeles AreaCo-Founder @ PEK Interactive, Inc. Started a San Diego based digital interactive agency; PEK Interactive built custom websites and provides custom online development, search engine optimization, and search engine marketing, website consulting services to multi-sized companies including, JAFRA Cosmetics International, Four Seasons Resorts Japan, Tapestry Solutions, pcRUSH.com, The Japan Society and Revitalash.com.7+ years proven leadership managing a profitable web marketing and web development company with offices in San Diego, Los Angeles, and Sapporo (Japan). Recruited and mentored 5 managers and 20+ offshore engineers.Managed team of in-house marketers and vendors for a Los Angeles eTailer that supplies consumer electronics. Vetted on-site search vendors such as SLI Systems and Google Commerce Search and grew organic search engine sourced traffic by 24%. In-house SEO specialist for a No#1 brand in eye cosmetics based in Ventura, CA. From August 2004 to July 2010 (6 years) Southern California
What company does Serge Kajirian work for?
Serge Kajirian works for Titan Platform US
What is Serge Kajirian's role at Titan Platform US?
Serge Kajirian is VP of Technology, Platform and Home Automation IoT
What industry does Serge Kajirian work in?
Serge Kajirian works in the Entertainment industry.
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