General information

All posting locations: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Job Function: 04 - IT

Date Published: 18-Jan-2023

Ref #: R-65505

Description & Requirements

The successful applicant for this position will be expected to leverage a proven track record and operational experience to provide technical support services to Kraft Heinz as part of a global team focused on developing best-in-class Audio Visual (AV) Collaboration solutions.- manage the operations and support of global AV Collaboration services for Kraft Heinz including- but not limited to; support of video conference & audiovisual environment including webcasting support. The position requires someone who is personable- has good communications skills- can effectively manage multiple high priority tasks or escalations simultaneously.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee daily operations- monitoring and management of the global AV Collaboration environment- ensuring SLA adherence across a multi-vendor platform
  • Provide support for Video- Telepresence- Web-conferencing services
  • Ensure operational and support standards- governance policies and procedures to maintain a clean environment.
  • Ensure solution design documentation- knowledgebase articles are up to date.
  • Manage changes and requisite approval process
  • Ensure operational SLAs are met while also achieving challenging efficiency goals
  • Identify opportunities for growth and innovation.
  • Recommend appropriate courses of action to managed service partners and management on technical and infrastructure issues
  • Recommend proactive courses of action to maintain quality- cost effectiveness and competitiveness
  • Proactively assists in defining direction for future technology- infrastructure- or architecture projects
  • Work with other IT and facilities teams to ensure technology process and support integration
  • Deliver continuous improvement to the“services” provided to the businesses as measured by reductions in system down time and user complaints.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge of AV collaboration systems- including recording and playback equipment- camera and controls- routing equipment- audio mixing equipment- and video switchers microphones and amplifiers.
  • Experience in designing- planning- and implementing AV solutions for conference and training rooms including microphone- camera- speaker- and display layout.
  • Operation of webcasting technologies such as Microsoft Teams Live
  • Experience working with managed service partners
  • Project planning and management skills- including ability to identify and assess risk
  • Must have good verbal- written- interpersonal- and presentation skills
  • Ability to organize workload for effective implementation
  • Be a self-motivated- highly ethical individual with a demonstrated ability to work as independently as well as with a team
  • Ability to organize workload for effective implementation
  • Ability to adapt as the external environment and organization evolves

Hiring Criteria

  • Experience in AV collaboration design- implementation- and support
  • Experience as a lead or management role
  • Experience with Microsoft Teams- Microsoft Teams Live
  • Experience with Video Conferencing platforms such as Microsoft Teams Rooms- Cisco- Polycom- Tandberg- Crestron
  • Experience with digital signage platforms such as BrightSign and room content sharing tools such as Mersive Solstice- would be a plus.
  • Experience with room booking hardware and software such as AMX/Harman- Crestron TSS and Microsoft Teams Room Reservation
  • Webcasting- video- audio editing software such as Adobe Premiere Pro- Adobe Media Encoder
  • Familiarity with video/audio compression standards MP4- MOV- HEVC and real time media and Internet protocols RTMP- RTP- SIP- ICE- IP- UPD- TCP- DNS- HTTP/HTTPS is desired
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

About Us

The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

Our Culture of Ownership, Meritocracy and Collaboration

We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

Vaccination & Office Collaboration Expectations

Our highest priority is always the health, wellbeing, and safety of our Kraft Heinz family. We require our office-based, home-based, R&D, and sales team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a medical or religious accommodation.

We believe our office environment fuels our collaboration, connection & community as an organization and allows our employees to grow toward greatness. We also believe providing a more flexible and agile model is essential in today’s workplace. A majority of our office-based employees will be able to work remotely for up to two days each week. Additionally, employees who are subject to this hybrid model will be eligible to work from anywhere for up to six weeks in a rolling 12-month period (in maximum two-week increments and according to benefits and tax guidelines). Some jobs may be required to be performed fully in office depending on the role’s responsibilities and requirements.

Kraft Heinz is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Underrepresented Ethnic Minority Groups/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity and other protected classes. In order to ensure reasonable accommodation for protected individuals, applicants that require accommodation in the job application process may contact for assistance.