NBC Universal Manager, On-Air Engineering in Centennial, Colorado

Job Number 44657BR

Job Title Manager, On-Air Engineering

Business Segment Operations & Technology

Sub-Business Engineering

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

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.

Country United States

State Colorado

City Centennial



Basic Qualifications

  • • Strong understanding of digital & signal workflows

  • • Detailed knowledge of master control technologies, workflows, compression and uplink systems

  • • 3 + years experience with Broadcast Engineering in a 24x7 environment

  • • 5 + years technical leadership experience

  • • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or related field

  • • Strong understanding of video servers, IP based infrastructures and software automation systems

  • • Strong understanding of video, audio and ancillary data protocols and technologies

  • • Strong understanding of satellite transmission systems including RF, encryption and encoding platforms

  • • Strong understanding of network infrastructure, topologies and protocols

  • • Proven ability to analyze complex system problems and drive corrective actions in stressful situations

  • • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • • Demonstrated ability to analyze, compile and deliver regular clear, concise reports detailing system performance and reliability Additional Job Requirements

  • •Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: 44657BR)

  • • Must be willing to work in Centennial, CO

  • • Must be willing to take drug test and submit to a background investigation

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

  • • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program (internal only)

Desired Characteristics

Desired Qualifications

  • • CCNA or MCSE preferred

  • • Strong organizational skills

  • • Proficiency with AUTOCAD, MS Office Suite, Windows, Linux, Mac OS

  • • Development or demonstrable software troubleshooting experience

  • • Proven leadership experience within a dynamic, multi-channel transmission facility


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