NBC Universal: Director – Software Solution Enablement

Posted by | April 11, 2011 | Web Pro Job Tips

Location: New Jersey Englewood Cliffs, 07632

URL: http://www.nbcuni.com

DESCRIPTION
ROLE PURPOSE:
The director of Software solution enablement will be responsible for creating a strategy, implementing, socializing, measuring and maintaining a Software enablement capability for the enterprise including building out an APASS (Application Platform as a service) to complement the PAAS, IAAS and SAAS models. The job requirement would require the maintenance, modernization and refactoring of existing frameworks for custom software development including Common- Java Framework, B2SA – Microsoft framework and EMT-Enterprise mapping tool.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Manage a team of employees and consultants distributed world wide
  • Provide strategic, implementation and operational leadership for exploiting the virtualization capability to provide a 20 minute APASS provisioning capability
  • Set direction and be the leader to mature the organization capability for commodity software development
  • Create and maintain budget for operational and capital requirements
  • Create and maintain SLA (Service Level Agreements)
  • Establish and nurture maturity of the enablement capability in collaboration with infrastructure and business technology teams
  • Act as an escalation manager
  • Create and run technology councils for Java, Microsoft, Mobile enablement and SAAS
  • Build a SAAS COE
  • Partner with Methodology, Software solution delivery to provide a seamless software engineering experience to the BTG’s and business
  • Provide technical leadership to the team on various SAAS, Environment enablement, Custom software development and implementation
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems (or equivalent relevant work experience)
  • 4+ years in Java and Microsoft technologies
  • 2+ years in Platform enablement for IIS, JBOSS, Oracle, SQL server
  • 2+ years as leader for a large diversified team
  • 2+ years of hands on development experience with Java or Microsoft
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communications skills, and the ability to effectively interact with all levels of management and with outside vendors
  • Must have thought leadership and forward thinking capability
  • Must be self-motivated to take on an organization challenge and see it through fruition
  • Must have executed on enterprise initiatives
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: 1549BR)
  • Must be willing to work in Englewood Cliffs, NJ
  • Must be willing to take a drug test and 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 with Infrastructure, Application and Enterprise architecture
  • Experience with Apprenda,
  • Experience with building out a COE for SAAS or Custom software development
  • Hands experience with automation and integration tools
  • Experience with Anthill pro
  • Have administered and managed IIS, Jboss, SQL Server and Oracle
  • Have team leadership/management experience
  • Ability to mentor and work closely with others
  • Ability to be able to lead a team to self-organization
  • Have worked in Media industry
  • Technical / Working knowledge of Information Technology concepts, personal computers, local and wide area networks, database theory, and client server applications
  • Familiarity with consumer-facing web infrastructure components and content distribution networks
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time and changing priorities
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks, adjust priorities, and operate effectively with minimum supervision
  • Ability to continually be growing ones craft learning new tools and techniques to manage oneself and a team
  • Ability to be able to facilitate discussion and facilitate alternatives or different approaches
NBC Universal is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer promoting diversity in the workplace. We invite and encourage response from women, persons of color, veterans and the disabled
 

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