Engineering Architect - job id 33386

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Engineering Architect

$150,000 - Per Year Base Salary F/T Employee

Englewood Cliffs, NJ

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Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A F/T position at NBCUniversal Media, LLC is an American worldwide mass media conglomerate owned by Comcast and headquartered at Rockefeller Plaza's Comcast Building in Midtown Manhattan, New York City..

Pay Options: F/T Employee.

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Location: Englewood Cliffs, NJ.


Detailed Info: The successful candidate will report to the Director of Systems Architecture to plan the execution of projects related to Media QC & Editing, Master Control, TV Everywhere & VOD Distribution. Projects will have an emphasis on migrating to IT centric infrastructures involving video over IP, virtualization, and public cloud. The Engineering Architect is often the first person to use new technologies in facilities, establishing design patterns that will be followed for years to come.

This position is located in Englewood Cliffs, NJ with required travel to additional facilities.

Job Duties:

Develop technology solutions through collaboration with operations and engineering staff

Plan long and short term infrastructure requirements for video I/O, rack space, power, etc.

Lead technology portion of POC initiatives and evaluation of new equipment

Define the high level steps of projects across disciplines and oversee progress and transitions

Create high level documentation and work with staff and vendors who will be configuring newly built systems

Take part in budget planning & evaluations of project proposals

Support transition to operations & support teams as systems are brought online

Share best practices across multiple facilities

Development/Computing Environment: Basic Qualifications

B.S. degree in an Engineering discipline, Computer Science, or equivalent practical experience

Broad understanding of broadcast television technologies from Post Production to Master Control & Distribution

Good understanding of infrastructure related to IP networks, digital video & MEP (Mechanical, Electrical & Power)

Ability to view systems from high level concepts to in depth signal flow

Ability to build conceptual diagrams of systems using MS Visio

Experience with programming in major computer languages and ability to write scripts (JavaScript, PHP, Python)

Understanding of data center design and deploying systems using virtualization (Cisco UCS, VMWare)

Additional Job Requirements

Ability to communicate level-appropriate details of complicated systems to different audiences

Self-motivated independent worker with a positive and professional attitude

Strong written and verbal communications and reporting skills

Ability to work well in a collaborative environment, and understand and meet the needs of others

Must be willing to travel to additional facilities as needed

Desired Characteristics

Experience defining technical solutions designed to exceed 99.999% reliability

5+ years Systems Integration experience with a demonstrat.

The position offers competitive compensation package.

Job Id: 33386