12 hours
2018-01-232018-02-21

Sr. Director, Delivery, Strategy & Governance

Universal City, CA
  • Job Code
    37532BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Sr. Director, Delivery, Strategy & Governance

Jobid 23768-389234

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 37532BR

**Job Title** Sr. Director, Delivery, Strategy & Governance

**Business Segment** Operations & Technology

**Sub-Business** Technology

**Posting Category** Technology/Engineering

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.



Position Overview

The Senior Director of Delivery, Strategy, and Governance will lead project execution, technology strategy, and program governance activities for the Enterprise Technologies (ET) organization, which provides IT Infrastructure (network, compute, storage, web/database, telecom, workplace, and operations) services.



This position requires proven leadership, communication, influencing, and project management skills. Also important is the ability to establish and maintain key relationships within Enterprise Technologies as well as interact with diverse stakeholders and partners with a customer-centric mindset. While a strong technical foundation is critical for this role, the Senior Director, Delivery, Strategy, & Governance will also be expected quickly to develop business acumen and understand the strategic objectives, major events, and pressures for each CIO vertical and associated Business Unit. This role will be responsible for scoping enterprise initiatives and then guiding their end-to-end execution to ensure business-driven results and transformative outcomes while defining and implementing appropriate standards for program governance and reporting.



The Senior Director, Delivery, Strategy, & Governance will report to the VP of Enterprise Business Engagement and supervise a team comprised of Program Managers, Project Managers, Business Analysts, and Systems Analysts.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City

**Responsibilities**

**Qualifications/Requirements**

+ B.S. degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field (or equivalent work experience)

+ 10+ years in related field, with at least 3 years in a management role

+ Minimum 5 years of experience leading complex programs/projects with proven record of successful completion

+ Solid documentation skills related to business analysis and requirements gathering

+ Proficiency with Microsoft PowerPoint, Visio, Word, Excel, Project or related applications

+ Strong communication, influencing, and leadership skills

+ Ability to present complex ideas and communicate effectively with senior leadership

+ Results- and goal-oriented, with initiative to work until job is complete

+ Appropriate sense of urgency and commitment for critical deliverables

+ Strong character exhibiting company core values: Integrity, Creativity, Teamwork, Pioneering Spirit, Ownership

+ Deep understanding of application and infrastructure technologies (compute, storage, network, database, web, integration, virtualization, cloud hosting)Eligibility Requirements

+ Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered.

+ Willingness to travel and work overtime and on weekends with short notice.

+ Available outside of regular work hours

**Desired Characteristics**

+ Experience within media and entertainment industry

+ Prior business/customer relationship management experience

+ Adaptable with history of leading effectively under pressure and through significant change

+ Service-orientated with a track record of improving service levels and client satisfaction in a matrixed operating environment

+ Experience advising and interfacing with senior executives on technology related topics

+ Ability to synthesize and simplify complex concepts/requirements to the team and stakeholders and tie back to business objectives.

+ Customer-/Business-centric mindset and demonstrated track record of aligning IT objectives and programs to business goals and strategies

+ Personally and professionally self-aware with ability to interact productively with employees at all levels

+ Careful listener with an approach that is inclusive of other view points and perspectives; confidence to make tough decisions about difficult issues with limited data

+ Great judge of talent and a superb role model for future leaders; ability to retain, develop and attract best-in-class talent from inside and outside the organization

+ Culture carrier with strong leadership skills to drive, deliver, develop, and inspire.

+ Transparent communicator practicing open and honest interactions

+ A true collaborator and team player who can encourage and promote one team across IT disciplines to meet common goals and add value to the business

+ Prior experience working on a team with cross-functional individuals within a matrix organization to meet aggressive business demands

+ Strong written and verbal communication skills with ability to relate complex information to both technical and non-technical audiences

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.



The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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