OTT SOLUTION ARCHITECT TV/VIDEO
About the client
As a subsidiary of one of the world’s most renowned Telecom brands, my client provides TV and video services to millions of consumers across Europe. Their passion is creating excellent entertainment experiences in the living room as well as on mobile devices for their network of subscribers across Europe.
Role & Responsibilities
We provide TV and video services to millions of consumers across Europe. Our passion is creating excellent entertainment experience in the living room as well as on mobile devices. As a member of the European TV Technology & Services team, you will be responsible for:
Developing future-proof cloud architecture concepts/structures, these include developing technical concepts considering holistic business requirements and implications for our entire TV/Video service portfolio.
Designing a holistic vision for best-in-class video streaming/distribution, taking into account overarching business needs, lifecycle, and sustainability.
Implementing architecture concepts in service development and operations.
Acting as an adviser for internal as well as the external stakeholder in cross-country implementation projects.
Managing 3rd parties/ vendors.
Technical Skills & Experience
Bachelor/ Master’s in computer science, Information Systems or equivalent qualification.
Proven track record in TV (IPTV /OTT TV/ DVB-x) and video on demand.
Strong experience in technical architecture design for large-scale platforms.
Sound understanding of Public/Private Cloud Architectures, as well as client/frontend/device strategies.
Good technical background on video encoding (e.g. H.264, HEVC/H.265).
Solid understanding of video packaging and OTT streaming (e.g. HLS, DASH, etc.), and DRM solutions.
Headend experience (e.g. IP receivers, conditional access solutions).
What we are looking for
As you will be a member of an international team, we look for candidates with the following skills and mindset:
Experience in working with international teams (direct & indirect) from different cultural backgrounds and experience in managing external resources ensuring clarity, collaboration, and efficiency.
Excellent team player and motivator.
Strong analytical skills; the ability to see at both the helicopter view and focus on detail if required.
Excellent (English) communication skills with the ability to speak and write at both senior and junior levels within an organization.
Flexibility to travel.
What you can expect
The opportunity to work on one of Europe’s leading-edge Cloud platform programmes
A great brand who are committed to invest in personal development and career progression
A truly international culture
Competitive compensation and benefits plan
Training and development opportunities
Learning from industry leading peers