Manager of Technology

NBCUniversal, Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

The Telemundo Albuquerque television station provides Telemundo programming for the majority of New Mexico with 4 high power transmitters, 3 low power transmitters, including on 1 class A, and 22 translators. Local news will be gathered and produced in Albuquerque and throughout the state of New Mexico.

Telemundo Albuquerque is looking for a Manager of Technology to support the operation of the stations including news and OTA distribution. The Manager of Technology is responsible for the overall oversight of the local television technical operation and also serves as the key engagement lead to other division & enterprise groups to ensure successful delivery of these services to their internal client groups. The Manager of Technology is also responsible for local management of the NBCUniversal Business Continuity and Environmental Health & Safety programs.

Job Responsibilities:

•Provide the highest possible "quality of service" by providing technical and operations excellence for the local operations, enabling them to provide compelling news, programming and service to its viewers, clients and partners.
•Lead, mentor and develop the performance of the technical and operations teams including technology, media operations, and production operations
Partner with local Operations teams to promote a strong VOC to define requirements and deliver solutions that creatively solve business challenges or implement new processes across News, Production, Creative Services and other departments as needed.
Coordinate production, technology and facility needs across all departments and local businesses.

•Lead the development and the efficient implementation of the business' long-term technology strategies including development and execution of organizational development, the annual capital plan and management of multiple complex large-scale projects. Prepare and maintain department operating budgets, forecasts, plans and reports.
•Participate in the development and execution of the annual capital plan and management of local projects.
•Oversee the purchasing of equipment and the coordination of the stations' technological planning and development.
•Maintain relationships with vendors, and local distribution partners.
•Manage the implementation, commissioning, documentation and operational handoff of new technology.
•Ensure the successful handoff and maintenance of all relevant documentation, system knowledge and support processes to the support & operational teams.
•Promote and ensure the use of key documentation processes and the transfer of knowledge across teams.
•Lead stations' Environment Health & Safety efforts and related reporting systems. Ensure compliance with NBCUniversal EHS overall programs, goals and objectives
•Other duties deemed necessary

•BS in Engineering or similar; or equivalent experience.
•Minimum 5 years of proven media technology, including media systems, control rooms and television transmitters.

Eligibility Requirements:
•Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
•Must be willing to work in Albuquerque NM and travel within the coverage area of its OTA distribution
•Willingness to travel and work outside standard hours, and on weekends with short notice
•Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
•Must be 18 years or older
•Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU's Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

•Demonstrated knowledge of news, operations, project management, broadcast production, technology
•Proven track record supporting a local news organization
•Must be a self-starter with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively manage and delegate.
•Prior television station experience desired.
•Superior communication skills, both verbal and written.
•Proven track record of being able to work alone as well as part of a team
•Ability to effectively prioritize and manage competing efforts and deadlines on a continuous basis.
•Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

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