Product Specialist

Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, United States

Full Time USD 70K - 85K

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

NBCUniversal’s Enterprise Product Team builds products that provide essential capabilities to organizations throughout NBCUniversal. The team leverages deep relationships with our business engagement and engineering counterparts to build cohesive, end to end solutions for their clients or users. The product portfolio is aligned around critical NBCU functions such as Content/Title Management, Data & Analytics, Scheduling & Distribution, and Content Sales.

As a part of the Product team, you will be responsible for one or more products in your department.  You will be in constant communications with clients on anything product related, including development progress, deliverables, and timelines.


Essential Responsibilities

  • Develop functional expertise in your product, its use cases, integrations, and how it supports the business as it exists today, and as it changes. 
  • Create and manage a product backlog for the content sales and licensing ecosystem of products, mainly consisting of television distribution license agreements. 
  • Understand and document dependencies between stories that are being written
  • Manage feature roadmap, and prioritization of capabilities and features of a product
  • Engage across functions with multiple stakeholders, translate requirements into well documented product features
  • Facilitate grooming sessions to maintain a consistently up-to-date backlog of clearly defined features/stories
  • Fully document product features and capabilities in JIRA, ensuring all stories have acceptance criteria that is clear and can be measured
  • Collaborate across teams and with architecture and solutions leaders, to identify the best technical solution for a feature or capability that meets the needs of the clients


  • 1+ years of professional experience gathering client requirements, writing product and/or technical specifications
  • Experience working with development and engineering teams and products and launches
  • Experience using Jira or a similar system to track and maintain feature requirements and development progress
  • Expertise in the SDLC process (Agile), with a focus on scoping, iteration planning, user story and acceptance criteria writing, and rollout management

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working with Salesforce products in an admin capacity, certifications preferred
  • Experience in Television/Broadcast, Media, Technology, or related field.  Content licensing experience a strong plus.
  • Experience with data an analytics tools in support of software or application analysis, data queries, or operations
  • Experience with application integration, using tools such as Postman to test and document integration features
  • High sense of ownership, eager to learn and be challenged.
  • Highly detail oriented, Systematic and Analytical mindset
  • Experience with managing the building of new integrations a plus

Additional Requirements:

  • Must be willing to adhere to all Company COVID-19 workplace safety policies and protocols.
  • In select work settings or where jurisdictionally mandated, must submit an attestation disclosing your COVID-19 vaccination status and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or adhere to enhanced protocols.

Remote Workers: This position has been designated as fully remote, meaning that the position is expected to contribute from a non-NBCUniversal worksite, most commonly an employee’s residence.

Salary Range: $70,000 - $85,000

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.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations in the US by calling 1-818-777-4107 and in the UK by calling +44 2036185726.

Tags: Agile Analytics Integrations Jira Licensing Postman Salesforce SDLC

Perks/benefits: Career development

Region: North America
Country: United States
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Category: Product Jobs
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