03/15/16: Jobs



Outgoing solutions creator w/top notch negotiation skills to ensure content is delivered to Discovery nets on time, on budget and on brand. Strong relationship builder w/internal and external clients. 8-10 yrs exp.

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Good morning. It’s Tuesday, March 15, 2016, and this is your weekly issue of Cynopsis: Jobs!


JOB OPENING: VP PROD MANAGEMENT/Discovery/LA: Outgoing solutions creator w/top notch negotiation skills to ensure content is delivered to Discovery nets on time, on budget and on brand. Strong relationship builder w/internal and external clients. 8-10 yrs exp. Full info/apply HERE (3/19)

JOB OPENING: RECEPTIONIST/GSN TV/NY: Project support to Affiliate/Ad Sales, general office administration/coordinating; 3-5 years receptionist exp. Extensive knowledge of Excel, Microsoft Office incl. Powerpoint. Degree preferred. Send res/CL HERE (3/19)

JOB OPENING: DIR, CORP COMMUNICATIONS/NBCU/NYC: Responsible for managing internal and external communications strategies in support of NBC Universal’s corporate functions. 5+ yrs experience in communications or media relations Full info/apply HERE (3/18)

JOB OPENING: COMP AND BENEFIT ANALYST/Crown Media Family Networks/LA: Analyze comp data, evaluate jobs classification/salary. Administer employee insurance and savings plans. 5 yrs exp in comp and benefits. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Apply HERE (3/18)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL EDITORIAL DIRECTOR/The Franklin Institute/PHL: For leading US science ctr. Revolutionize online sci. comm & play lead role on digital team. Plan/dvlp/implement creative content across mult platforms. 6+ yrs dvlpg/mngng dig editorial exp. Full info/apply HERE (3/18) 

JOB OPENING: REGIONAL ACCOUNT DIRECTOR/NCM/Seattle: Maintain level of visibility in regional ad comm. Identify/source clients to advrts in NCM locations. 3 yrs of media sales exp’ pref’d. Ability to work efficiently/independent fast-paced environment. Full info/apply HERE (3/18)

JOB OPENING: ACCOUNT MGR/Digital Lion Marketing/Beverly Hills: Serve as day-to-day point of contact for assigned client accounts & provide support on other accts as needed 1-2 solid yrs exp, ideally in an agency environment. BA degree, detail oriented & orgnz’d a must. Resume HERE (3/18)

JOB OPENING: AD SALES DIR/MGR/Zliving Communications/NYC, LA, CHI, PHL: Work closely w/Ad Sales GM & SVP for brand activations assignments, qrtly projects as well as assigned clients. 5-7 yrs media-related exp w/sales mktg ideation & execution exp in TV ntwk sales & digital. Resume HERE (3/18)

JOB OPENING: CREATIVE DIR ON-AIR PROMOS/Crown Media Family Networks/LA: Manage the Creative Srvs team of Writer/Producers. Oversee execution and delivery of standout promo for Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries. 10 yrs exp in cable/ent and 5 yrs supervisory exp. Apply HERE (3/17)

JOB OPENING: MGR DIGITAL ANALYTICS/HBO/NYC: Mng analytic workflow for HBO GO & HBO NOW. Effectively communicate findings to support data driven bus. decisions. Supervisory exp & 5+ yrs using Adobe Analytics req’d. Media & ent exp pref’d & advanced excel skills req’d. Apply HERE (3/17)

JOB OPENING: SR SPECIALIST, CONTENT PROD/STORYTELLER/CMMB/NYC: Translate a strategy brief into powerful copy & stories to drive desired action. 5+ yrs pro writing/editorial exp pref for int’l non profit. BA/S or equivalent in related field req’d  Eng, journalism, or comms. Contract position. Resume HERE (3/17)

JOB OPENING: NATIONAL MEDIA BUYER/ICON International/Stamford CT downtown (convenient to Metro North): 3+ years’ Negotiate National Broadcast schedules, oversee maintenance/stewardship of multiple accounts, proficient in MS Office. Resume to: [email protected] (3/17)

JOB OPENING: SR LOCAL MEDIA BUYER/ICON International/Stamford CT downtown (convenient to Metro-North): 10+ years’ Local Buying experience, negotiate & steward schedules for several markets, proficient in MS Office. Resume to: [email protected] (3/17)

JOB OPENING: SALES PLANNER/NBCU/NYC: Responsible for developing all sales plans that meet both the advertiser & networks; needs. Lends support to the sales staff. 18+ months in media sales/buying needed. Apply HERE (3/16)

JOB OPENING: SALES MGR, DIGITAL AD SALES/NeuLion/NYC: Resp for identifying, contacting, & closing prospects. 1-2 yrs dig. ad sales-related exp, pref in B2B envir. Exp w/ high-vol prospecting thru email mktg & cold calling. Confident, assertive self-starter, orgnzd & goal driven. Resume: [email protected] (3/16)

JOB OPENING: AD SALES RESEARCH, ANALYST/HGTV/DIY NYC: Successful candidate will have strong writing/storytelling skills, be curious and show early signs of leadership, we are looking 1 year exp or intern equivalent in national cable or broadcast network Ad Sales For more detail www.scrippsnetworks.com J100806 (3/11)

JOB OPENING: CAMPAIGN SPECIALIST/NBCU/LA: Digital Campaign Specialist to support trafficking, troubleshooting & reporting of assigned digital properties. 1+ yrs sales ops exp. Full info/apply HERE 3/11

JOB OPENING: DIR PROGRAMMING/SundanceNow (DocClub)/NYC: Lead content strategy for the emerging indie film OTT business. 5+ yrs exp curating &/or acquiring film/TV content. The candidate will combine deep film knwldg, curatorial vision, & results-driven prgrmng tactics. Full info/apply HERE (3/11)

JOB OPENING: MGR CONTENT & PARTNERSHIPS NEWCAST/ZenithOptimedia/NYC: Seeks exp’d, bi-lingual (Spanish & Engl.) mgr to dvlp & execute multicultural cross-platform content solutions for key accounts. 3-5 yrs integrated mktg/branded content exp. Apply HERE (3/10)

JOB OPENING: DIR/SR MGR, SOCIAL STRATEGY/A&E/NY: Manage the translation of mktg strategy to actionable social strategy. 5+ yrs mktg exp in an entertainment or social environment. Strong agency mgmt. exp. Full info/apply HERE (3/10)

JOB OPENING: DIR of DIGITAL and SOCIAL CONTENT/WE tv/NYC: 10+ yrs exp in dig/social media and/or mktg, plus 4-5 yrs mgmt exp. Resp: Evaluating, plnning, organizing, mnging and contributing to all dig cntent initiatives and soc media channels. Full info/apply HERE (3/10)

JOB OPENING: SR SPECIALIST, DIG MKTG/CMMB/NYC: Optimize rev growth thru strategic dig mktg & data base mngmnt. 3+ yrs exp dig mktg. Proven ability to dvlp/eploy dig mktg strategies across paid channels, email, & social ntwrks. 4-5 month contract. Resume HERE (3/10) 

JOB OPENING: SR DESIGNER/WE tv/NYC: 10 yrs exp at a tv ntwrk, ad or design agncy. Resp: Ideation, creative dev, design key promo materials  print, digital, stunt, etc. Photoshop, Illust, InDesign, Acrobat, Basic HTML and CSS. Full info/apply HERE (3/9)

JOB OPENING: DIGITAL MEDIA SPECIALIST/CSI Sports/NYC: Work with our digital team to develop, manage and maintain digital assets for newly launched website and digital products. 5 yr exp req’d. Passion for sports. Strong writing skills. CMS skills required. cvr/res to Rose: [email protected] (3/9)

JOB OPENING: ACCT EXEC. AD SALES/CSI SPORTS/NYC: NY Expanding Ad Dept. 75m+ Sports Net. 5+ yrs. TV ad sales exp. w Nielsen. Nat’l DR and Digital exp. preferred. Res/cvr to Rose: [email protected] (3/9)

JOB OPENING: PUBLICIST/ANIMAL PLANET/NYC: Do you have a passion for publicity and puppies? Promoting talent in treehouses? Animal Planet is looking for a top notch publicist to dev/execute publicity cmpgns, write comms material, staff talent and support NYC/LA/MD teams. 3 yrs publicity/media exp. Apply HERE (3/9)

JOB OPENING: DIR ONLINE EDITORIAL & SOCIAL/SundanceTV/NYC: Manage all online content (video, photos, apps, sponsored integration). 5+ yrs exp in dig media or interactive content field. Strong copy editing skills required and strong WordPress exp preferred. Full info/apply HERE (3/9)


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Communicating with internal and external parties to resolve quality issues in order to enable product release and disposition.
Senior Quality Assurance
Newark NJ

Perform routine, smart and focused, exploratory manual tests based on what you identify as high-risk areas.
Senior Software Development Engineer in Test
Framingham MA

Design and develop high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems, delivering high-availability and performance.
Senior Application Developer
Stow MA

Support a culture of continuous process improvement and advise process improvement teams.
Principle Scientist
Lecia Biosystems
Danvers MA

Work on both existing and new categories of Android devices.
Senior Software Application Development Engineer-Andriod
Chicago IL

Design and develop beautiful, simple, action-oriented email templates in support of segment marketing, lifecycle and nurture emails.
Web Designer/UI-UX Designer
Lecia Biosystems
Buffalo Grove IL

Develop advanced detection and monitoring content for Sony’s global infrastructure and systems.
Senior Cyber Security Analyst
Washington D.C

Evaluate and improve on operational process, procedure manuals, and documentation.
Senior Operations Infrastructure Engineer
Washington D.C.

Recommending corrective actions to mitigate security threats and risks to selected products.
Senior Security Product Engineer
Raleigh NC

Design and develop client-side and/or server-side software for Cloud solutions.
Senior Java Developer
Raleigh NC

Prepare material for and participate in proposal pricing, stage gate reviews, etc.
Director Program Designer
Durham NC

Monitor the product promotion activities by Latin American Distributors and provide necessary advices.
Product Marketing Specialist
Miami FL

Regularly report project and staffing issues to Director of Delivery for Engineering & Project Management.
Senior Project Engineer
Denver CO

Execute and help build a consistent visual design language and maintain HTC’s brand aesthetics and standards.
Senior UX/ Visual Designer
Seattle WA

Serves as a functional expert and participates in key meetings between Project Manager, key customer contacts and customer users.
Senior Business Consultant/Project Manager
Seattle WA

Invent, implement and follow thru audio algorithms on GoPro cameras and production testing of GoPro cameras.
Senior Audio DSP Engineer
San Mateo CA

Analyze, validate, and characterize hardware design. Determine performance characteristics and document into engineering documentation.
Senior Hardware Engineer
San Mateo CA
Responsible for Android telephony/connectivity framework development.
Engineering Software Staff Principle
Sunnyvale CA

Automate system, instance provisioning through creation and maintenance of tools.
Senior DevOps Engineer
San Francisco CA

Promote a ‘test from day one’ mentality as we build.
Senior Lead QA Engineer
San Francisco CA


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Endemol Beyond has shuffled its senior ranks. Georg Ramme in May will step down as managing director of Endemol Beyond Germany and global managing director of Endemol Beyond International. Michael Kollatschny, head of TV & talent, Twitter Germany, will become managing director, Endemol Beyond Germany.

Rob Klippel joins Charter as SVP, advanced advertising products and strategy. He previously spent 12 years at Comcast, most recently as VP of advanced platforms.

PR exec Maya Brooks joined the consumer PR team supporting AMC and SundanceTV, as VP of publicity and talent relations. She started her career at Turner.

HLN promoted Stephanie Todd, formerly senior director of planning and programming, to VP of programming.

Janet Oak joins Ipsos as SVP of the Millennials, Kids & Family Center of Excellence, reporting to Joe Cesaria. Oak previously was head of global advisory & custom shopper insights at Galileo Global Branding Group.

Pauline Saint-Hilaire has been named Head of Havas ProductionsUpside Distribution. With the company since 2010, Saint-Hilaire will lead the international distribution activity while keeping responsibility for worldwide presales and sales on the territories of German and Dutch Europe, CIS, Poland and French speaking Europe excluding France.

A+E Networks promoted Christopher Barry to Senior Vice President, Head of Finance and Business Planning, International and Digital. Barry will lead a team responsible for the financial oversight, business planning and strategic support for growth initiatives and investments in the International and Digital divisions.

Telemundo appointed Luis Fernandez to Executive Vice President of Network News, reporting to Luis Silberwasser, President of Telemundo. Fernandez replaces Luis Carlos Velez, who will join Telemundo News’ existing talent team as a news anchor and senior correspondent.

Discovery Communications has upped 16-year company veteran David Leavy to Chief Corporate Operations and Communications Officer. He was most recently Chief Communications Officer and Senior Executive Vice President, Corporate Marketing and Business Operations for the company.

WE tv has added Lauren Lazin to its Original Programming team as an Executive Producer. She previously worked on projects at Showtime, Bravo, The Style Network, A&E and Nickelodeon, and most recently directed L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin for Showtime. Programming Executive Kate Farrell, formerly an executive producer at the net, has been promoted to Vice President of Original Programming.

Maya Brooks heads to AMC Network as a senior addition to its West Coast public relations team. She last worked at Hulu.

Click 3X has added a Sports and Entertainment division to its roster and tapped Jon Achar to lead the division, as Executive Producer. He was most recently Vice President Marketing, Creative Services and Consumer Products at ESPN.

KSBW 8 sports director and veteran California central coast sportscaster Dennis Lehnen has announced plans for retirement after 35 years of broadcasting on KSBW Action News 8. Lehnen has the longest running broadcast career in the station’s 62 year history and has covered iconic sports moments, including all five San Francisco 49ers Super Bowl wins and the past three San Francisco Giants World Series championships.

UK based distributor Passion Distribution has appointed Emmanuelle Namiech as its new CEO. She last served as Managing Director of Banijay International.

Longtime Daily Show co-executive producer Hillary Kun will be leaving Comedy Central’s signature show, according to Deadline. Kun, who’s been with the show 14 years, has won multiple Emmys.

Univision News promoted Daniel Coronell to president of news. He will continue to be based in Miami and report to Isaac Lee, chief news and digital officer for Univision Communications and CEO of Fusion. Coronell first joined the Univision News team in early 2011 as VP and news director.

British production house Working Title appointed Andrew Woodhead as managing director of its TV division. Woodhead previously was an exec producer at Kudos, where he worked on the British version of Law & Order.

International distributor Portfolio Entertainment appointed Jonathan Abraham to the position of director of international sales and acquisitions. Abraham comes to Portfolio from toy company Zuru Ltd., where he was international sales and marketing manager in Hong Kong.

Tremendous! Entertainment appointed Ronak Kordestani as head of development, based in LA. She most recently was at Trium Entertainment/INE Entertainment where she spearheaded all scripted and unscripted development across multiple platforms, and developed series.

A+E Networks UK appointed Luke Duffy as Vice President, Ad Sales, effective March 14. Duffy is former Head of Trading at Channel 5.

INNOCEAN Worldwide Americas named Shamsa Jafri as Senior Vice President, Data Science. Jafri will be responsible for spearheading the analytics function and designing models that will demonstrate and improve the effectiveness of the agency’s integrated advertising efforts.

Christina Kounelias was tapped to serve as Executive Vice President, Worldwide Marketing and Communications at Participant Media. Previously, Kounelias was CMO at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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