The Role: Innovation Developer
Who We Are: We are a small & dynamic group responsible for developing new technologies that help influence the direction of the company. As pioneers, we use new approaches to solve problems and share what we’ve learned with the rest of the company. As a member of the Innovation Team, you will work to develop and demonstrate the viability of emerging technologies in a high reliability broadcast environment.
The Location: Englewood Cliff, NJ
What We Offer: You will have the opportunity to work independently and gain new skills on your own. Along with the team, you will use your creativity to establish new ways to reach consumers.
Your Day Includes:
Leverage a mix of vendor provided, open source & internally developed technologies to demonstrate new approaches to television production & distribution.
Develop practical solutions that fill gaps in productions/digital systems; improve efficiencies for new and existing operations.
Partner with teams that are deploying the technology; be the subject-matter expert on emerging technologies.
Act as a mentor to associates and consultants
Who We’re Looking For:
At least 3+ years of experience in related work
A self-learner and pioneer! We LOVE people who are curious and want to understand everything
Strong communication skills; ability to collaborate in a team environment and share expertise.
Ability to indirectly lead a small team to complete large projects
The Innovation team works with a broad range of technologies, experience in any or all the following is an asset.
API/Device interfacing – RESTful, Ethernet, Serial, etc.
Cloud / Server / VM / Container / Desktop / Embedded / IOT
Network Engineering (LAN/WAN)
Database Design & System modeling
GUI Development & Design
Machine Learning / Artificial Intelegence
Proficiency with multiple languages, HTML/JS, Python, C++, etc.
High reliability engineering
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.
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