Ad Solutions Video Product Developer

Location
New York
Posted
Apr 12, 2013
Closes
May 12, 2013
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
NBCU Digital Media Sales Operations team is seeking a high-energy self-starter to manage a challenging portfolio of digital video advertising products.

This individual will report to the Manager, Video Product Development based in New York City and will work with peers in various technology disciplines on both coasts. This role will require some technical work as well as formal digital video product development experience.

RESPONSIBILITIES
*Create product/feature requirements documentation and functional specifications that articulate current and future business objectives for new products or major enhancements to existing products.
*Lead cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment, including engineers, marketing, business development, customer service and partners to plan and launch projects on time, on budget and on spec.
*Create ad products to enhance video ad targeting\trafficking on new and existing web sites.
*Ensure the quality of the product by working with QA to develop use cases, review test cases, and track feature bugs.
*Participate in the development of the video product roadmaps across all NBCU properties.
*Identify necessary reports, metrics, and analysis to measure the effectiveness and validate the success of products.
*Identify and champion opportunities to build and leverage best practices across various teams.
*Act as in-house consultant on all video web technologies for Digital Sales team.

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
*Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
*2-4 years technology experience with Adobe Flash and other rich media technologies.
*Digital advertising knowledge is essential.
*Experience developing digital video ad-related products.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
*Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered
*Must be willing to work in New York.
*Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
*Must be willing to submit to a background investigation
*Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
*Must be 18 years or older

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS
*Experience DoubleClick products is a major plus.
*Entertainment industry experience
*Proven ability to work on tight deadlines and deliver quality results
*Strong organizational and leadership skills
*Must be able to work effectively with business and technical people at all levels including senior management
*Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently.
*Excellent oral and written communication skills.
*Excellent customer service skills.
*Vendor management experience.
*Attention to detail is critical.
*Strong skills in Microsoft Office