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Job Opening: Media Technology Engineer


Position: Media Technology Engineer
Company: NBCUniversal
Location: Centennial CO US

The Media Technology Engineer will be responsible for supporting systems used in media fulfillment and post production at NBCUniversal in Centennial, CO (Dry Creek Facility). The successful candidate will be tasked with deploying and supporting systems including servers, storage, network, archive/LTO systems, and applications to support the media preparation and delivery needs of the Operations and Post Production teams.


  • Manage domain administration, security, and auditing for all systems (logs, firewall rules, anti-virus, and system hardening)
  • Upgrade and patch systems as required for enhanced functionality and security issue resolution
  • Manage the configuration and operation of physical and virtual servers
  • Develop scripts for the automation of routine tasks
  • Deploy and manage storage infrastructure (SAN, NAS, LTO, Fibre Channel, and Object Storage)
  • Provide documentation of systems and support procedures to be utilized by the larger engineering and operations teams at the facility
  • Lead investigations of outages and issues in Media Fulfillment and Post Production systems and their integration points to identify systematic issues and root causes
  • Proactively communicate with vendors, clients, and other engineering teams to resolve system issues and drive future development
  • Actively participate in projects to improve systems and procedures through meetings and written updates
  • Provide Level 2 technical support (including on-call support) for the following media applications: Digital Content Delivery, Transcoding, Archive, Post Production, and Ingest Operations


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent professional experience
  • 3+ years of Linux administration – preferably RedHat/CentOS
  • 3+ years of Windows domain administration
  • 3+ years of Storage administration (EMC, NetApp, DDN, Quantum, Brocade)
  • 3+ years of experience with file system administration (NFS, CIFS, Stornext)
  • 3+ years with data center technologies (Cisco, Dell, HP, patch panels, etc.)
  • Extensive experience with VMware technologies
  • Working knowledge of network infrastructure and configuration (switches, routers, firewalls, TCP/IP, DNS)
  • Scripting – bash, python, perl, or Powershell preferred
  • Experience in a media environment preferred (broadcast or production)
  • Advanced knowledge of system vulnerabilities and security issues
  • Experience in project management with a proven track record of managing within timeline and budget
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent verbal and documentation skills

Additional Job Requirements:

  • Must apply via nbcunicareers.com in order to be considered (note job #)
  • Must be able to work in Centennial, CO
  • Must have unrestricted employment authorization in the United States
  • Must have flexibility with regard to schedule; ability to work a rotating shift schedule including after hours and weekends as required



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