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Employer Provided Salary: 90,000-115,000 Annually
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Company Description
We create world-class content, which we distribute across our portfolio of film, television, and streaming, and bring to life through our theme parks and consumer experiences. We own and operate leading entertainment and news brands, including NBC, NBC News, MSNBC, CNBC, NBC Sports, Telemundo, NBC Local Stations, Bravo, USA Network, and Peacock, our premium ad-supported streaming service. We produce and distribute premier filmed entertainment and programming through Universal Filmed Entertainment Group and Universal Studio Group, and have world-renowned theme parks and attractions through Universal Destinations & Experiences. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
Here you can be your authentic self. As a company uniquely positioned to educate, entertain and empower through our platforms, Comcast NBCUniversal stands for including everyone. Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives, coupled with our Corporate Social Responsibility work, is informed by our employees, audiences, park guests and the communities in which we live. We strive to foster a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. Together, we'll continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world.
Job Description
NBC Universal has an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to become a Systems Engineer within the Operations & Technology (O&T) organization, with a specific focus on NBCU Broadcast infrastructure. O&T supports enterprise Technology, Broadcast and Production systems across the NBCU portfolio globally.
The Systems Engineer will partner with NBCU Technology leadership on day-to-day operations, including VM deployment, OS access tickets, OS/VM troubleshooting, ESXi configuration, SOX auditing, and performance troubleshooting. Working within an agile framework, updating tickets in Jira/SNOW, collaboration with cross-functional business leaders and partners, to provide "best in class" support for our NBCU local stations and global enterprise customers.

  • Team
    • Develop & maintain engagements with Infrastructure Engineering, MSP resources, facility support, vendors, and Application teams to provide end-to-end delivery and support of appropriate infrastructure solutions.
    • Provide level 1/2 operational support for ticket completion, incident management and problem management resolution, on-call activities
    • Demonstrate a dedication to building and maintaining a stable, high-performance technical environment
  • Client management
    • Partner with Business & client teams in building/articulating technical requirements and recommendations
    • Strong customer service skills and unfailing professionalism
    • Partner closely and collaborate enthusiastically with both clients at the local facilities and peers across O&T
    • Track timelines, manage priorities and schedules, and set client expectations
    • Partner with Business Engagement team to capture technical requirements, provide solutions and ensure resources are available to hit required timelines
  • Monitoring and Security
    • Collaborate closely with the NBCU cyber security team to build repeatable systems with security best practice and hardening
    • Preferred familiarity with PCI and SOX procedures and controls

Basic Requirements:

  • Basic Scripting experience (Python,Shell,PowerShell)
  • Experience troubleshooting with tool such as strace/dtrace/tcpdump
  • Experience with management/build/troubleshooting of virtualization/OS technologies, Oracle, RHEL and specifically VMware & Windows & Linux
  • Experience with Linux OS monitoring and performance management
  • Working knowledge on networking protocols, routing, network topology
  • Manage and implement automated operational tasks to improve reliability and standards
  • Familiar with agile methodologies working in JIRA based sprint structures
  • Experience with Compute hardware vendors including Cisco/HP/Cisco/Dell along with general data center facility wiring/fiber/connectivity requirements

Desired Characteristics:

  • Familiar with Block/File/Object storage technologies
  • Familiar with backup technologies, recovery scenarios, high availability designs and solutions
  • Familiar with ServiceNow or other ITSM related toolsets


  • B.S degree in an Information Technology related technical discipline with 3+ equivalent practical experience required
  • 1 years of recent experience with Cloud based technologies
  • 1 years of experience with scripting

Additional Requirements:

  • Hybrid: This position has been designated as hybrid, generally contributing from the office a minimum of three days per week.
  • Shift - Either: Weds to Sunday or Saturday through Weds (9-5pm)

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary range: $90,000 - $115,000
Additional Information
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. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.
If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access nbcunicareers.com as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by emailing [email protected].

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What are NBCUniversal Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Partners with nonprofits
Open door policy
OKR operational model
Team based strategic planning
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Flexible work schedule
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated diversity and inclusion staff
Highly diverse management team
Mandated unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Diversity employee resource groups
Hiring practices that promote diversity
Health Insurance + Wellness
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability insurance
Dental insurance
Vision insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Pet insurance
Wellness programs
Team workouts
Mental health benefits
Financial & Retirement
401(K) matching
Company equity
Employee stock purchase plan
Performance bonus
Charitable contribution matching
Child Care & Parental Leave
Childcare benefits
Generous parental leave
Family medical leave
Adoption Assistance
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Company sponsored family events
Vacation + Time Off
Generous PTO
Paid volunteer time
Paid holidays
Paid sick days
Office Perks
Commuter benefits
Company-sponsored outings
Company-sponsored happy hours
Onsite office parking
Recreational clubs
Relocation assistance
Fitness stipend
Home-office stipend for remote employees
Onsite gym
Professional Development
Job training & conferences
Tuition reimbursement
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing education stipend
Continuing education available during work hours
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications

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