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Vice President, Media Platforms, Universal Pictures

Universal City, CA
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Vice President, Media Platforms, Universal Pictures

Jobid 23768-379377

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 35668BR

**Job Title** Vice President, Media Platforms, Universal Pictures

**Business Segment** Filmed Entertainment Group

**Sub-Business** Film 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.

**Country** United States

**State** California

**City** Universal City


The Vice President, Media Platforms will collaborate with Universal Pictures stakeholders to identify and harness advancements in technologies to enhance our content workflows and processes across production, post-production, and distribution functions. The candidate will be responsible for developing a technology roadmap closely linked with business objectives and ensuring related initiatives are successfully delivered. The Vice President, Media Platforms will report to the Universal Pictures’ Chief Technology Officer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

• Collaboratively develop, gain consensus, and implement relevant technology roadmaps for Universal Pictures

• Effectively articulate complicated technology issues and advise Universal Pictures’ leadership and key stakeholders on business implications of technology developments and trends

• Effectively develop business cases to facilitate ROI-driven technology initiatives

• Represent Universal Pictures’ agenda within the industry


• Minimum 8 years of experience in the technology and media space, with an emphasis on content workflows in production and/or distribution contexts

**Desired Characteristics**

• Demonstrated experience leading successful technology-enabled process change

• Be a recognized leader within the media and entertainment industry

• Experience working collaboratively with production, marketing, business, and legal executives

• Built successful partnerships internally and with external third parties to enable and drive migration capabilities across platforms

• Extraordinary influencing skills with all levels of leadership and external partners

• Robust understanding of the creative environment of filmmaking

• Highly effective written and verbal communication skills

• Strong analytical skills

• Demonstrated success managing teams

• Experience negotiating complex agreements

• Experience working with or for a production house a plus

• Degree in engineering, computer science or related field, or equivalent experience

• MBA or equivalent business management experience a plus

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.


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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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