Disney ABC Television Group System Solutions Architect in New York, New York

Working as part of the ABC News Media & Technology team, the System Solutions Architect will be responsible for end-user research and discovery to determine workflow needs and pain-points. Once business needs are identified this person will come up with and execute on ideas on how to solve the problem via outside vendors, workflow changes, or the build out of technology solutions.

Responsibilities :

  • Work with stakeholders across the news division to determine pain-points in existing processes through user-driven research.

  • Determine relevant solutions based on existing pain-points and anticipated business needs and provide proposals regarding how to implement them.

  • Project manage the development of new workflow solutions. This will involve iteratively collaborating with software development, media operations, product development and editorial groups. At times this also involves building and/or conducting POC’s to quickly iterate through possible solutions.

  • Maintain a firm understanding of how workflow improvements and new solutions tie into the greater goals of ABC News

Basic Qualifications :

  • Must have a minimum four years of experience designing workflows and managing the implementation of technology solutions

  • Must have demonstrated experience working with multiple internal stakeholders and managing projects with outside vendors

  • Must be willing to work in a 24/7 environment

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Two or more years of experience working in a cloud based environment

  • Experience working with cloud storage / computing solutions – AWS, Azure, Google Cloud

  • Experience working at a media company specifically focusing on video or livestreaming content

  • Experience architecting digital products from taking specifications to product design

  • Experience in new media operations (either directly or as a consultant).

  • Experience in corporate environment and solving cross-department problems.

  • Product Management experience.

  • Broadcast and/or Digital Media technology experience.

  • New media strategy experience.

  • Experience with modern web-development frameworks.

Required Education :

BA or BS from a four year accredited college or university or equivalent experience

Job ID: 555347BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks