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Sr. Video Engineer - CDN / Digital Video Delivery

Stamford, CT
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Sr. Video Engineer - CDN / Digital Video Delivery

Jobid 23768-394494

Location: Stamford, CT, 06912, USA

Description **Job Number** 38378BR

**Job Title** Sr. Video Engineer - CDN / Digital Video Delivery

**Business Segment** NBC Sports Group

**Sub-Business** NBC Sports Group Digital

**Posting Category** Digital Media

**About Us** At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

NBC Sports Digital:

A division of the NBC Sports Group, Emmy Award-winning NBC Sports Digital offers sports fans 24/7 news coverage, extensive live-event streaming, and complementary coverage of many of the properties within NBC Sports Group’s unparalleled collection of media rights across web, mobile and tablets. NBC Sports Digital includes NBCSports.com, NBCOlympics.com, GolfChannel.com, the digital assets of NBC Sports Regional Networks and Rotoworld.com, among others, as well as a collection of apps that includes NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC SportsTalk, NBC Olympics Live Extra, and NBC Olympics. NBC Sports Group and Yahoo! Sports, through a content and promotional partnership, rank No. 1 in traffic among all sports digital properties. Through its SportsTalk strategy, NBCSports.com provides fans with quick, frequently-updated news and information with a unique perspective. The division’s live streaming portfolio includes some of the most-watched and most-trafficked events of all time, including Sunday Night Football on a weekly basis, Super Bowl XLVI, Stanley Cup Playoffs and Final and the 2012 London Olympic Games, for which NBCOlympics.com earned an Emmy.

**Country** United States

**State** Connecticut

**City** Stamford



Basic Qualifications

+ Minimum six (6) years’ experience in technical design, requirements gathering, business and technical analysis, and operations

+ Expertise with web technologies, digital video workflow and operations, and digital video technology development.

+ Experience working with multiple CDN vendors, knowledge of CDN features and toolsets, and an understanding of CDN architecture concepts and strategies.

+ Expertise with live video delivery, video origin architecture, and issues of scale for live video delivery. Experience with VOD direct-to-consumer delivery solutions.

+ Experience with dynamic ad insertion, both client-side and server-side, technical architecture and design implications for each.

+ Broad knowledge of a wide variety of web delivery and video platforms, including Avid, Signiant, Aspera, Drupal, Freewheel, Flash, HTML5

+ Experience with software development methodology, CDN architecture and design, broadcast video workflow systems and technologies

+ Intimate knowledge of emerging technologies & trends

+ Strong quantitative, analytical, problem solving and decision making skills

+ Demonstrated experience with leading business through changeEligibility Requirements• Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )• Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States • Must be 18 years or older • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

**Desired Characteristics**

• Bachelors in Computer Science, MIS or related degree

• Excellent written and verbal communications with ability to interact with all levels of management

• Experience in Broadcast Television & Digital Operations a plus

• Ability to work independently under minimum supervision and proactive in solving issues

• Effective interpersonal skills with the ability to work across multiple groups and levels in organization

• Self-motivation and resourcefulness

• Energy, commitment and solution focused, ability to perform under pressure and meeting stretch targets

• Team player, ability to work in global environment

• Strong Project management and Budget skills


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.


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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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