Staff Technical Project Manager

NBCUniversal, Remote, Remote

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

NBCUniversal has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to become a Staff Technical Project Manager with a specific focus on supporting our Media Infrastructure Technology division. Media Infrastructure Technology supports enterprise technology, broadcast, and production systems globally across the NBCU portfolio.

The Staff Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the successful delivery of software and infrastructure engineering projects, as well as planning and executing in both waterfall and agile methodologies. This position requires strong communication, influencing, and negotiation skills. Must have a strong technical foundation and ability to quickly develop deep understanding of the strategic objectives.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Serve as single point of contact for assigned programs/projects
  • Serve as a thought leader and influencer within the PMO team
  • Lead and manage multiple large programs and projects
  • Apply varying methodologies (Agile, Scrum, Waterfall), types, and sizes, ensuring objectives and project deliverables are accomplished according to plan
  • Effectively manage project scope, schedule, and budgets, while proactively identifying risks, issues, and dependencies
  • Work directly with project sponsors and project owners to develop budget, scope, cost-benefit analysis, and level-of-effort assessments
  • Communicate project expectations, risks, and escalations across all levels of the organization
  • Coordinate and manage change control activities in adherence to PMO standards
  • Effectively deliver successful programs/projects to completion on-time and within budget
  • Provide input towards constantly improving processes with the intention of efficiency and automation
  • B.S./B.A. degree in relevant field or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years’ experience leading complex software or infrastructure projects
  • Experience with project management tools such as Jira, ServiceNow, Clarizen
  • Excellent organization and communication skills, as well as strong and consistent attention to detail
  • Foundational understanding of software and infrastructure engineering technologies (compute, storage, network, database, cloud, DevOps, infrastructure as code, front/back-end development)
  • Strong leadership skills with the proven ability to coordinate and influence team members from global teams with diverse backgrounds, business objectives, and time zone constraints
  • Adaptable performer who can lead effectively under pressure and through significant change
  • Ability and desire to continually learn about new technologies, project management methodologies, and adapt to ever-changing business and industry needs
  • PMP or CSM certification
  • Previous work experience within media entertainment industry
  • Culture carrier with strong leadership skills to drive, deliver, develop and inspire
  • Results-oriented with initiative to work until job is complete
Eligibility Requirements:
  • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
  • Willingness to travel, work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
  • Must be 18 years or older

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