NBC Universal Enterprise Architect, Commercial Platforms in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey

Job Number 33507BR

Job Title Enterprise Architect, Commercial Platforms

Business Segment Operations & Technical Services

Sub-Business Technology

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

About Us NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. 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.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New Jersey

City Englewood Cliffs

Responsibilities

Reporting to the Chief Architect, the Enterprise Architect is an experienced technology professional providing technical vision, architectural expertise, and leadership to multiple business and technical stakeholders to build and sustain enterprise-scale platforms for industrializing marketing and sales end-to-end capabilities while balancing flexibility for business-differentiating requirements.

This role is highly collaborative, working across business and technology teams to establish a target vision aligned with business and IT needs. Through engagement with business technology groups, solutions architects, and enterprise application and technology teams, you will lead efforts to align investment, technical direction, and execution to deliver enterprise capabilities.

  • Deliver world class, enterprise platforms to deliver marketing and sales capabilities

  • Collaborate with business and technical stakeholders to develop platform vision, strategy and metrics, define business and technical requirements, technical design and roadmap, and drive project initiatives.

  • Establish and maintain reference architectures for appropriate use of platform capabilities. Work with appropriate stakeholders to manage exceptions.

  • Maintain an advanced understanding of IT industry trends in marketing and sales and provide thought leadership as required to business technology groups and other key stakeholders

Qualifications/Requirements

Required Experience and Skills

  • 8 years relevant information technology experience - including evidence of leading efforts to scope & architect major programs

  • 2+ years of experience in product management for an enterprise scale solution

  • Demonstrated experience defining technology architecture for marketing and sales

  • Demonstrated experience of leading virtual teams made up of business and technology resources

  • Excellent verbal and written communication abilities: must effectively communicate with technical and non-technical people.

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in information technology-related discipline

Desired Characteristics

  • Experience in the media and entertainment industry

  • Demonstrated understanding of platform concepts, integration, and interoperability

  • Demonstrated experience of identifying and leading forward process improvements

  • Experience with Salesforce.com and other industry-leading sales and marketing solutions