Director, PMO

NBCUniversal, LLC, Universal City, California

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)

Peacock is the place to stream thousands of hours of hit movies and shows, exclusive originals, live sports, news, and pop culture. We’re in need of courageous leaders and creative problem-solvers who work hard and want to be at the epicenter of content, tech, and entertainment. NBCUniversal’s Peacock is growing, and we’re looking for another smart, passionate, and collaborative person to join our team.

We value inclusivity in our content and our people, and believe that success is only possible when we represent the world around us. So, are you ready to join our flock?

The Director is a member of the Project Management Office (PMO) of Peacock’s Technology Delivery organization. As a Director you’ll be managing a team responsible for the execution of NBCU’s TVE products – platforms include Web, iOS, tvOS, Android and Roku – and collaborating with Backend, DevOps, QA and Support teams to guarantee market delivery success. Your primary responsibility is to ensure releases are lauched on time and of high quality via effective team and stakeholder communication and risk mitigation. This role reports into the VP, PMO Peacock.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of Project Managers overseeing large-scale and high priority programs and projects

  • Recognize interdependencies across programs and apply learnings and governance with the team

  • Present to senior executives effectively and clearly

  • Introduce process improvements and tools to enhance efficiency

  • Strategize with VP, PMO on resource planning

  • Mentor, coach and devleop direct reports

  • Motivate the team through challenges and obstacles via positive and /or creative solutions

  • Proactively identify and pursue new stretch targets and opportunities for themself and their team

  • Maintain objectivity in face of conflicting viewpoints

• 8+ years of Project Management experience
• 4+ years of managing direct reports
• 6+ years working with SDLC methodologies
• Expertise with Atlassian suite of development tools
• Bachelor’s Degree, MS/MBA preferred
• Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
• Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA
• Must have work authorization to work in the United States
• Must be 18 years or older
• Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

• Track record of developing and managing high-performing teams
• Proven experience with successful delivery and management of digital products, particularly in streaming technology
• Adept in a fast-paced environment
• Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills with keen attention to detail
• Strong people skills and ability to work across functional teams
• Able to communicate clearly and concisely in both written and verbal formats

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

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.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

We are one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news and information to a global audience.

NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a premium ad-supported streaming service. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.

At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. We take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Join us.

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