NBC Universal Technical Project Manager in Hialeah, Florida

Job Number 34295BR

Job Title Technical Project Manager

Business Segment Telemundo Enterprises

Sub-Business TLMD Operations

Posting Category Marketing

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Telemundo Enterprises has an opening for a Technical Project Manager to support large scale projects and technical workflow change management in the areas of Technology and Operations.

Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province Florida

City Hialeah

Responsibilities

• Responsible for developing, planning and executing strategic initiatives and other medium to large scale projects; provide project and program management support

• Responsible for defining, streamlining and implementing new workflows and processes across all departments of Technology and Operations

• Establish new quality standards, processes and implement tools to improve, measure and monitor the services delivered by Telemundo Technology and Operations to its internal and external clients.

• Approach Project Management in a pragmatic way and analyze workload generated versus positive impact on the project and the organization overall.

• Responsible for coordination across various projects; liaise between project teams and keep the teams coordinated

• Responsible for overall project tracking and updates to management with regard to project budgets, milestones, deadlines and deliverables

• Provide technical expertise and identify solutions to teams to help resolve issues

• Responsible for managing projects from conceptual stage through to launch including timelines, tasks, budget and reporting

• Work with leadership to ensure all operational, production, and technical requirements are defined, documented and protected throughout transitions

• Work closely with operational partners and handle client-facing communications with regard to change management

• Assist with the implementation of project management governance program, implementing best practices and defining standards as appropriate

• Provide technical and operational expertise to support Telemundo organizations and productions on a daily basis

• Other duties and projects as assigned

Qualifications/Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Film/TV production or Operations, or related field preferred and a minimum 5 years technical and operational experience in large scale media environment (Broadcast, TV, News and information, Live Entertainment); or an equivalent combination of education and experience

• Demonstrated success managing large projects and change management efforts, with the ability to define, communicate and implement the strategic direction of the business

• Operational background, including production operations, live entertainment programming, studios, digital technologies, post production, and experience of IT file based workflows, and technical on air

• Experience leading cross-disciplinary, cross-functional projects to drive business process change affecting multiple business units

• Demonstrated leadership, management & analytical skills required, project-based management experience highly desirable

• Proven success working in a matrix organization influencing stakeholders across multiple business units and on all levels of management

• Ability to lead and direct others, promote positive work environment and problem solve

• Must be self-motivating, self-sufficient and have the strong ability to work effectively as an individual or as part of a team.

• Proven ability to work and communicate effectively under tight deadlines, in high-pressure situations and in a team-oriented environment to work well under pressure

• Process oriented, good at identifying and implementing best practices, and very organized

• Change agent; creative and adaptable when facing challenges

• Ability to develop strong client relationships with multiple business units and their representatives

• Superior communications skills; demonstration of best in class customer service skills.

• Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Power Point, Visio, MS Project and other related tools

• Preferred: PMP Certification

• Preferred: Bilingual English / Spanish

• Preferred: LEAN/CAP training and experience

• Preferred: Six Sigma Green and/or Black Belt Certification

Eligibility Requirements:

• Interested candidates must submit resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

• Must be willing to work in Hialeah, FL and/or greater Miami, FL area

• Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States

• Must be 18 years or older

• Must have a valid driver’s license

• Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

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