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NBC Universal Director, Product Design - Globalization and Devices in New York, New York

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. (https://corporate.comcast.com/values/diversity-equity-inclusion/our-impact)

Welcome to Peacock, the dynamic streaming service from NBCUniversal. Here you’ll find more than a job. You’ll find a fast-paced team for top talent that wants to be at the epicenter of technology, sports, news, TV, movies, pop culture, and more. Our teams work hard to connect people to what they love, each other, and the world around them by creating shared experiences through culture-defining entertainment.

As a company, we embrace the power of difference. We’re committed to creating an organization that champions diversity, equity, and inclusivity for all by curating content and a workforce that represents the world around us. We continue to challenge ourselves and the industry by being customer-centric, data-driven creatures of innovation. At Peacock, we are determined to forge the next frontier of streaming through creativity, teamwork, and talent.

Meet our team:

The Peacock Viewing team lives and breathes design excellence. We're a group of passionate designers and product managers responsible for creating a best-in-class entertainment platform, focused on getting customers to content they love faster and easier. We dream about ways to thrill millions of fans, constantly innovating and transforming what’s possible with Peacock. We’re a diverse group of film buffs, sports fanatics, comedy fans, late-night show enthusiasts, drama aficionados, and so much more. Explore the future of streaming at PeacockTV.com ⁠— take a look around to see the world we’ve created. And we’re just getting started.

What we’re looking for:

We're on the hunt for a Director of Globalization and Devices on our Product Design team, part of the Direct to Consumer org. Your role is the first of its kind: you'll own the end-to-end globalization viewing experience and device feature strategy. You'll partner with other Design Directors to evolve and elevate the experience of watching entertainment, live events, kids, news, and sports content in and out of the home. As part of the product team, you’ll also collaborate with product, technology, marketing, data, and insights teams to elegantly solve problems for users while driving business value.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop localization strategy for global platform rollout.

  • Own device feature strategy for platform-specific optimizations. 

  • Partner with the design systems team on design foundations for our global product experiences.

  • Advocate and lead as domain expert for all of your team’s designs.

  • Serve as globalization, internationalization, and localization subject matter expert, providing design guidance, documenting best practices, and escalating risks.

  • Unlock the full capabilities of our design system and UI components, while expanding the system to fit non-English languages.

  • Track team performance, goals, and growth through quarterly OKRs.

  • Measure, monitor, and report on KPIs, with a scalable approach to data management.

  • Lead design thinking workshops, sprint planning, share-outs, and more, overseeing seamless partnership across multiple product teams.

  • Drive stakeholder and leadership alignment around globalization process, insights, and design decisions.

  • Identify the unique nuances of languages, cultures, and people, and translate these into engaging product experiences.

How you lead:

  • By prioritizing diversity, inclusivity, accessibility, internationalization, and localization.

  • With a strong, seasoned storytelling POV that embraces all audiences: from first-time viewers to Peacock programming experts.

  • With impeccable instincts, solid cross-functional collaboration skills, and a talent for crafting vivid, compelling experiences within a complex product ecosystem.

  • You’re generous with your time, participating in design crits, stakeholder reviews, hiring panels, legal share-outs, and more.

  • With autonomy, empowering your teams to craft the strongest experiences possible, ensuring they have all the resources, tools, principles, and context to succeed.

  • By challenging your team to push the limits of product design across every platform and surface.

  • Experience working with globalization, internationalization, and localization teams.

  • Expert experience leading design teams as a people manager or leader.

  • Passion for designing global products, with expert knowledge of localization, regional, and cultural considerations.

  • Experience working on consumer-facing products across multiple platforms (TV, desktop, and mobile).

  • Familiarity launching products in international regions.

  • A show-stopping portfolio of work that touts your design talents across multiple digital platforms (TV, mobile, web).

  • Exceptional understanding of typography, animation, editing, color, motion, and overall brand/design thinking.

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills. A talent for making data-driven decisions that power action plans and improve workflow velocity.

This position is eligible for company sponsored benefits, including medical, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), paid leave, tuition reimbursement, and a variety of other discounts and perks. Learn more about the benefits offered by NBCUniversal by visiting the Benefits page of the Careers website. Salary range: $170,000 -  $240,000; bonus and long-term incentive eligible

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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