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Technical Manager (Overnight)

NBC


Location:
Centennial, CO
Date:
09/22/2017
2017-09-222017-10-21
Job Code:
35814BR
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Job Details

Company NBC Universal

Job Title Technical Manager (Overnight)

Jobid 23768-380038

Location: Centennial, CO, 80111, USA

Description **Job Number** 35814BR

**Job Title** Technical Manager (Overnight)

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** Global Media Operations

**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.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** Colorado

**City** Centennial

**Responsibilities**

Global Media Operations is a technical organization within NBCUniversal providing technical and operational services across the complete NBCUniversal content management, fulfillment and distribution ecosystem. We ensure that each of our networks, shows and films are reliably delivered to every screen around the world 24/7/365. We manage a best-in-class operation, leading the industry with our scalable, reliable, geo-diverse operation.



Global Media Operations’ team in Centennial, CO manages playout and monitoring for NBC and Telemundo’s Owned Television Stations, originates and monitors TV Everywhere streams for a diverse portfolio of cable and broadcast properties, and provides disaster recovery services for all NBCU networks. The Technical Managers are true subject matter experts in this dynamic broadcast environment. Technical Managers drive 99.999% on-air reliability for all channel streams and work as a team using their leadership and skill under pressure to get compelling content to your screens.



Job Duties

• Manage and drive reliability within a fast-paced, multichannel on-air operations environment and maintain 99.999% on-air availability and reliability for all channels

• Lead a team of Operators; provide clear direction and guidance for the execution of all master control functions including commercial integration, manipulations and edits to the on-air playlists, and live-event execution

• Train Operators in operational best practices, issue resolution, and recovery

• Facilitate day-of-air changes across multiple departments including Sales, Traffic, Programming, Promotions, and News Operations

• Deliver exceptional customer service with an unwavering desire to fulfill customers’ needs

• Develop a deep knowledge of the operation’s technical architecture and on-air systems

• Resolve issues quickly and effectively to prevent on-air discrepancies

• Manage the end-to-end execution of all live events including preparation, in-event execution, and off-air adjustments

• Actively participate in the operation’s change control procedures by approving and maintaining awareness of all on-air maintenances and by managing critical components of maintenance operating procedures

• Assume transmission responsibilities as needed, including monitoring of uplinks and booking and QCing occasional remotes

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications

• BA/BS in a related field or equivalent work experience

• 2+ years of experience in a broadcast operations environment



Additional Job Requirements

• Interested talent must apply via nbcunicareers.com in order to be considered (note job #)

• Must be willing to work in Centennial, CO

• Must have unrestricted employment authorization to work in the United States

• Must be at least 18 years old

• Must be willing and available to work flexible hours, including overnight shifts, weekends, and holidays in order to meet the needs of a 24x7 operation

**Desired Characteristics**

• 3+ years in a leadership role in a fast-paced environment requiring troubleshooting and processing skills, plus an ability to effectively lead, prioritize and adapt to changing scenarios

• Thorough understanding of television production, broadcast operations, and/or news/sports/entertainment technical production requirements

• Technological curiosity and an improvement-oriented approach

• Unwavering composure in high-pressure situations

• A track record of meeting or exceeding performance expectations

• Fluency in Spanish as a second language

• Acute attention to detail

• Excellent interpersonal communication skills



We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto 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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