Manager, Software Engineering - Web

NBCUniversal, Universal City, California

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

Peacock is the place to stream thousands of hours of hit movies and shows, exclusive originals, live sports, news, and pop culture. We’re in need of courageous leaders and creative problem-solvers who work hard and want to be at the epicenter of content, tech, and entertainment. NBCUniversal’s Peacock is growing, and we’re looking for another smart, passionate, and collaborative person to join our team.

We value inclusivity in our content and our people, and believe that success is only possible when we represent the world around us. So, are you ready to join our flock?

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Lead a team of Web developers building world-class streaming video apps
  • Deliver working features at the end of every sprint
  • Build performant and scalable streaming apps for responsive web and living room platforms
  • Design and implement new features for NBC Entertainment’s HTML5/Javascript based streaming video apps
  • Triage and fix bugs
  • Design and Implement beautiful adaptive UIs in clean codebase and best practices
  • Foster the use of software design patterns for the team
  • Contribute to the app build process and CI/CD flow
  • Participate in code reviews
  • Collaborate with product and project team members to ensure timely delivery of quality releases
  • Contribute to planning and assignment of development tasks for the team
  • Manage submissions of the applications to the living room platform app distribution stores
  • Provide feedback and coaching for software engineers

  • 5+ years experience developing, releasing, and maintaining consumer facing web sites with HTML5/Javascript, React/Redux
  • Proven experience as a lead developer for a web application released to the public
  • Proven experience working in Agile software methodology
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or applicable work experience
  • Experience working with responsive design
  • Experience in creating and developing against RESTful and SOAP web services
  • Strong CS fundamentals, troubleshooting, debugging, and problem-solving skills
  • Familiarity with security guidelines and secure coding practices
  • Familiarity with CI/CD build and deployment practices
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain issues clearly to non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience working in a collaborative team environment

    Eligibility Requirements
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
    • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be 18 years or older
    • Willingness to work long hours and on weekends with short notice
    • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA
    • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    NBCUniversal, the global media company that brought you some of the world’s most iconic television and film franchises, including: The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, The Real Housewives, Mr. Robot, The Voice, This Is Us, The Fast & The Furious, Jurassic Park, Minions, and more - is launching an all-new direct-to-consumer streaming service. It will seamlessly bring together the breadth and depth of NBCU’s broadcast and cable television series, movie titles, premier sporting events, and renowned news reporting... all in one destination… all in one app.

    We are building a world-class team of smart, hungry and fearless professionals who are energized by the possibility of working at the epicenter of content, technology and culture. Join us if you would like to be a part of this exciting initiative.

    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.
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    Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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