NBC Universal Director, UX/UI Engineering, Audience Studio in New York, New York

Job Number 35849BR

Job Title Director, UX/UI Engineering, Audience Studio

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

As a member of the Sales Research and Analytics Technology (SRAT) Product Engineering Team, the Director, UX/UI Engineering, Audience Studio will be directly responsible for all UX/UI engineering as part of building out the necessary platform and products for NBCUniversal’s Audience Studio. NBCUniversal’s audience management products will enable NBCUniversal to better understand its brand’s audiences such as NBC News, Bravo, The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, and USA Network as well as audiences that cross brands. The goal is to ensure we know who is watching what, where and when. In turn enabling NBCUniversal’s sales teams to properly align our audiences with the market advertisements that can benefit them the most.

You’re a big thinker who can analyze and evangelize a long range opportunity, architect a ground breaking solution, and roll-up your sleeves to get code out the door when needed. You are data driven and analytical. You understand the concept of a value proposition and evaluation criteria, and you know how to align them with low level milestones to get the work done. You can apply domain knowledge from one technical subject, in order to quickly ramp and deliver on a new one. You know how to learn from failure until you succeed, and you are able to articulate and quantify the reasons for your decisions.

You will be part of the Audience Studio Data Technology team, participating in the engineering team that will drive both current and future data management initiatives within NBCUniversal’s Audience Studio group.

Responsibilities

• Serve as a senior UX/UI engineer for audience studio data products.

• Participate in, and execute, a 12-36 month product roadmap with input from the delivery team, stakeholders, and SRAT leadership

• Specify and develop the UX/UI architecture and metamodel that is core to Audience Studio, under the leadership and direction of the VP Data Technology

• Lead cross functional applications engineering teams in the implementation of Audience Studio designs

Qualifications/Requirements

• Bachelor¹s degree in Computer Science or related field

• 5-15+ years of software development experience, as a UX/UI developer and manager

• 2-5+ years of experience with digital advertising technologies.

• Strong knowledge of UX/UI design and how to apply to advertising audience scoring, modeling and activation

• Fluency in at least 1 UI visualization tool (eg Cacoo, Lucidchart, Omnigraffle etc)

• Experience/exposure to modern UI Frameworks (Materialize css, Angular Material, LumX)

• Experience developing and using custom component libraries

Additional Job Requirements:

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

• Must be willing to work in New York, NY

Desired Characteristics

• Able to easily transition between high-level strategy and day-to-day implementation

• Self-directed, ability to multi-task, sharp analytical abilities, excellent communication skills, capable of working effectively in a dynamic environment

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Excellent teamwork and collaboration skills

• Results oriented, high energy, self-motivated

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