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Quality Assurance Engineer , VOD, Peacock

NBCUniversal, LLC, New York, New York

Create the extraordinary.

Level: Manager (Supervisor)


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Quality Assurance Engineer – VOD, Peacock

VOD Engineering team is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join our growing engineering team responsible for building and supporting business critical video workflows, systems and video-related cloud solutions.

What the VOD team does

  • The VOD team is responsible for the automated media pipeline delivering content to NBCU’s streaming platforms including Peacock.
  • Troubleshoots issues arising in the VOD pipeline.
  • Configures encoding of video, audio and subtitles for delivery across various platforms/devices.
  • Research new technologies in the media space and conduct POCs.
  • Collaborates with Operations, player and client teams to drive innovation and improvements in video delivery.

Role Responsibilities

  • Create and execute functional and regression test plans
  • Test new feature/function and make part of test plan
  • Regular liaisons with project teams to understand test requirements
  • Provide knowledge and share throughout the team
  • Management of test results and reports
  • Drive improvement throughout the team
  • Represent the QA team in project/progress/status meetings




- Experience in software based QA (preferably using Python)
- Knowledge of Postman, JSON, XML, GIT and API functionality
- Knowledge of media streaming and using Charles proxy for stream debugging/testing
- Committed to quality in every assignment, large or small
- Strong quantitative, analytical, problem solving, debugging and decision-making skills.
- Ability to integrate into a large agile development project and manage rapid development cycles

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including 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.

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. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Click here to learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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.

NBCUniversal is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodations as required by applicable federal, state, and/or local laws.

About NBCUniversal, LLC

NBCUniversal owns and operates over 20 different businesses across 30 countries including 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.

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. We strive to foster a diverse and inclusive culture where our employees feel supported, embraced and heard. We believe that our workforce should represent the communities we live in, so that together, we can continue to create and deliver content that reflects the current and ever-changing face of the world. Learn more about Comcast NBCUniversal’s commitment and how we are making an impact.

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