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Senior Database Engineer in Universal City, CA

NBC Universal

Universal City, CA 91608
1w ago
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compensation:

$100K - $150K*

industry:

specialty:

Database Administration

experience:

5 - 7 years

Job Description

Responsibilities

NBCUniversal's Global Application Hosting Team is looking for a Senior Database Engineer with expert-level knowledge of database solutions, DevOps technology, and cloud computing technology. Our team designs, implements, and supports on-premise infrastructure for complex enterprise applications. We are involved in the full systems lifecycle, including tasks that go beyond basic setup - including tuning, performance optimization, and advanced troubleshooting of newly built and upgraded systems. You will be involved in upfront solutions design for our clients and will provide oversight of the team's delivery work to ensure adherence to best practices and technical standards. In addition, the ideal candidate must also work with many other technical teams (e.g. Application, Web and Middlware, AD, Network, Compute, Storage, Security and Operations), work in an oversight capacity, serve as a mentor and help drive continuous improvement initiatives for our provision

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Valid through: 2020-4-8

About NBC Universal

Universal Studios (known professionally as Universal Pictures and also simply referred to as Universal) is an American film studio owned by Comcast through the Universal Filmed Entertainment Group division of its wholly owned subsidiary NBCUniversal. The company was founded in 1912 by Carl Laemmle, Mark Dintenfass, Charles O. Baumann, Adam Kessel, Pat Powers, William Swanson, David Horsley, Robert H. Cochrane, and Jules Brulatour, and is the oldest surviving film studio in the United States, the worlds fourth oldest after Gaumont, Pathé and Nordisk Film, and the oldest in terms of the overall film market[citation needed]. Its studios are located in Universal City, California, and its corporate offices are located in New York City. Universal Studios is a member of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) and is one of Hollywoods "Big Six" studios. Universal Studios was founded by Carl Laemmle, Mark Dintenfass, Charles O. Baumann, Adam Kessel, Pat Powers, William Swanson, David Horsley, Robert H. Cochrane[a] and Jules Brulatour. One story has Laemmle watching a box office for hours, counting patrons and calculating the days takings. Within weeks of his Chicago trip, Laemmle gave up dry goods to buy the first several nickelodeons. For Laemmle and other such entrepreneurs, the creation in 1908 of the Edison-backed Motion Picture Trust meant that exhibitors were expected to pay fees for Trust-produced films they showed. Based on the Latham Loop used in cameras and projectors, along with other patents, the Trust collected fees on all aspects of movie production and exhibition, and attempted to enforce a monopoly on distribution. Soon, Laemmle and other disgruntled nickelodeon owners decided to avoid paying Edison by producing their own pictures. In June 1909, Laemmle started the Yankee Film Company with partners Abe Stern and Julius Stern. That company quickly evolved into the Independent Moving Pictures Company (IMP), with studios in Fort Lee, New Jersey, where many early films in Americas first motion picture industry were produced in the early 20th century. Laemmle broke with Edisons custom of refusing to give billing and screen credits to performers. By naming the movie stars, he attracted many of the leading players of the time, contributing to the creation of the star system. In 1910, he promoted Florence Lawrence, formerly known as "The Biograph Girl", and actor King Baggot, in what may be the first instance of a studio using stars in its marketing.
Total Jobs:
202
Total Experts:
26
Average Pay:
$133,920
Total value of jobs:
$44,060,000
% Masters:
29%
* Ladders Estimates