Ad Insertion Coordinator, Peacock, Direct-to-Consumer

Posted: 1/14/2020

Location: Stamford, Connecticut
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive


PLEASE NOTE: This is a project / limited term position with an estimated duration of up to 12 months, unless otherwise amended or terminated as deliverables within this project are completed.


Role Purpose
This position will be working within the Peacock Digital Network Operations Center (DNOC) as a team member helping to deliver digital ads into NBCUniversal’s live event streams. The Ad Insertion Coordinator will be responsible for delivering digital ad pods into live event streams while also providing video live streaming support and monitoring feeds of all NBCUniversal events including News, Sports, and Entertainment.


Responsibilities
  • Communicate with commercial control room directors to support digital advertising operations
  • Manually insert advertising triggers into event-based livestreams and confirm playback across all supported customer devices
  • Provide quality control monitoring of Best-in-Class NBC Sports streams such as the Olympics, NHL, NBA, MLB, NASCAR, Premier League, College Football, PGA Tour, etc.
  • Identify, diagnose, and escalate customer impacting issues quickly and clearly


Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Video Production or a related field
  • Minimum one (1) year experience including internships ideally in a live sports production environment



Eligibility Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Willingness to work overnight shifts, overtime, and on weekends with short notice
  • Must be willing to work in Stamford, CT
  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States
  • Must be 18 years or older
  • It is the policy of NBCUniversal and NBCUniversal’ s affiliated businesses to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy) sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


    • Familiar with digital and video operations
    • Excellent computer skills
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Must have a reliable work history and be punctual
    • General sense of Web content management systems
    • Technical experience with digital video and audio, troubleshooting and test techniques
    • Strong attention to detail, communication and interpersonal skills
    • Effectively flexible in approach, and responds well to pressure
    • A track record of meeting or exceeding performance expectations


    NBCUniversal, the global media company that brought you some of the world’s most iconic television and film franchises, including: The Tonight Show, Saturday Night Live, Keeping Up With The Kardashians, The Real Housewives, Mr. Robot, The Voice, This Is Us, The Fast & The Furious, Jurassic Park, Minions, and more - is launching an all-new direct-to-consumer streaming service. It will seamlessly bring together the breadth and depth of NBCU’s broadcast and cable television series, movie titles, premier sporting events, and renowned news reporting... all in one destination… all in one app.

    We are building a world-class team of smart, hungry and fearless professionals who are energized by the possibility of working at the epicenter of content, technology and culture. Join us if you would like to be a part of this exciting initiative.

    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.

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