NBC Universal Director, Enterprise Architecture - Office 365 Implementation in New York, New York

Job Number 36053BR

Job Title Director, Enterprise Architecture - Office 365 Implementation

Business Segment Operations & Technical Services

Sub-Business Technology

Posting Category Technology/Engineering

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Career Level Experienced

Country United States

State/Province New York

City New York

Responsibilities

Are you passionate about enhancing the employee experience? NBCUniversal is looking for a pragmatic thought leader to transform our employee productivity and collaboration experience.

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 collaboration and productivity 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.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Deliver world class, enterprise platforms to deliver productivity and collaboration 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 productivity and collaboration. Provide thought leadership as required to business technology groups and other key stakeholders

Qualifications/Requirements

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & 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

  • Experience with Office 365, Enterprise Search, social collaboration tools, automation and user experience

  • Demonstrated experience defining technology architecture for productivity and collaboration

  • 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. Passionate about generating value for business through improved employee experience

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

Desired Characteristics

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in the media and entertainment industry

  • Demonstrated understanding of platform concepts, integration, and interoperability

  • Demonstrated experience of identifying and leading forward process improvements

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