NBC Universal’s Global Media Operations team provides digital workflow tools and services to organizations throughout NBCUniversal including Universal Pictures Group, NBC News, NBC Sports, USA Network, SyFy, Bravo, Oxygen, Telemundo, Saturday Night Live, Late Night, The Tonight Show, and local TV stations. The wide range of services provided by Operations and Technology Digital (O&T Digital) team include centralized conditioning and delivery of critical NBCU film and television assets and distribution of on-demand content and live streaming events to the web and mobile devices. The O&T Digital team is responsible for developing, maintaining, and supporting the tools for digital media playback, delivery, syndication, and processing; assisting with support of existing proprietary products, third party applications, media server infrastructure; and researching new tools and standards for our business. As a member of the O&T Digital team, you will play an important role in growing the O&T Digital Video Platform to a state-of-the-industry technology suite.
- Developing new user-facing features using React.js
- Developing video playback experiences for desktop and mobile browsers
- Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use
- Translating designs and wireframes into high quality code
- Optimizing components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
Basic QualificationsBachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent practical experience
2-5 years of experience as a Front-end Engineer in an Agile environment
Exposure to digital content delivery through mobile and desktop browsers
Familiarity with modern front-end build pipelines and tools
Thorough understanding of React.js and its core principles
Experience with popular React.js workflows (such as Flux or Redux)
Experience with data structure libraries (e.g., Immutable.js)
Experience with RESTful APIs
Familiarity with code versioning tools such as Git etc.
Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
A knack for benchmarking and optimization
Additional Job Requirements
Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV through Apply to be considered (note job#).
Must be willing to work in Englewood Cliffs, NJ
Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
Looking for a flexible self-starter who enjoys exploring new technology
Experience in Television/Broadcast, Media, or related field
Experience with interactive media, mobile design & app development
Experience with digital video delivery to consumers over the internet
Experience working in a CI/CD environment
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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