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Company Description

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.

Job Description

The Media Tech Associate Program is designed to jumpstart your career as a network engineer at NBCUniversal. Individuals interested in the intersection of media and technology will have the unique opportunity to grow as a network engineer through 3 rotations.  

As you rotate, you’ll learn from the best and partner with key business and technology leaders to help drive company-wide initiatives. You’ll have access to the best personal and professional development opportunities, both individual and shared with your fellow Associates, to further build your technical acumen and business-focused skillsets. 

Our Associates come from all different backgrounds and are an integral part of our business operations. They bring their passion for technology and work with the business to identify creative and innovative solutions to meet the ever-changing landscape of our industry. 

Network Engineering Track 

Your responsibilities and on-the-job training will vary per rotation, but in each one, you can expect to write and review others’ code in the deployment and support of networks, debug, test, and document. In addition, you will learn about how networks are architected and secured, cloud deployments, and how we support a globally remote workforce. All the while, you’ll be using modern frameworks, languages, libraries, and methodologies to help us build world-class networks and services! 

Possible rotation placements include but are not limited to Enterprise Engineering, Workplace Technology, Video Platforms, Content, and Cyber Security, Architecture Networking, Distribution Engineering.  Rotation locations can be in NY, CA, CT, NJ, FL, CO. As you rotate, you’ll develop skillsets in software engineering(frontend/backend), data engineering, mobile, operating applications in production, infrastructure, and more.   


Eligibility Requirements 

  •  Must be willing to submit to a background investigation 
  •  Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States 
  •  Geographically mobile for the duration of the program  


Desired Characteristics 

  •  Communicator – You have excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to communicate ideas effectively across all levels of the organization, both technical and non-technical 
  • Intellectually Curious – Deep hunger to learn and grow and a willingness to experiment to learn  
  •  Team Player – You can work effectively as part of a project/program team and foster team cooperation 
  •  Experience writing code or working in cloud platforms 
  •   Experience with scripting languages such as Python
  •    Strong analytical and problem-solving skills 
  •  Respect and promote inclusion & diversity 
  •   Bachelor’s degree preferably in technical field (Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related major/minor) 



Additional Information

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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