Senior Expert Multimedia Platforms - IPTV & OTT TV

Competitive | Bratislava | Permanent
Posted 10 months ago

Senior Project Engineer - Multimedia platforms (IPTV & OTT TV)

Do you have experience in complex multimedia platforms and components? Could you take ownership of engineering topics within an international TV platform initiative as a hands on project manager? Can you handle expert level engineering, conceptual and design questions related to TV platforms? Do you understand technical terms related to IPTV, OTT, TV, RESTful Architecture, TV Services, Video Encoding, Video Packaging, Streaming, DRM, IP Receivers and Conditional Access. If so please get in touch regarding this interesting requirement in Budapest.

We are looking for a senior project engineer with experience in technical architecture design for large scale platforms to steer an innovative cloud platform deployment to be used across 13 countries in Europe. As part of the Pan-European TV team you will be responsible for delivering OTT TV / IPTV related solutions to extend the TV platform portfolio.

InterQuest’s client is an innovative business based in Budapest, they are implementing next generation telecoms networks across Europe for a leading telco provider. It’s a large start up in the cloud based telco services industry. Their mission… to build carrier grade SDN and a service catalogue used across Europe.

The Role
Overall responsibility: Responsible for planning, implementation, testing and operation of TV platform projects and components.

You will be working with customers to translate business requirements to technical solutions relating to a cutting edge IPTV platform

• Preparing and creating solution designs, feasibility studies, architecture concepts or PoCs for TV related topics.
• Creation and realization of technical solutions for the TV platform and subsystems
• Provide expertise in analysis of major incident root cause and follow up with vendors and other corporate teams as needed

What we would like to see from candidates:
• University education (Bachelor's degree); University education (Master's degree)
• Educational Specialization – Computer Science, Information Systems or related field
• English – Fluent (excellent verbal and written communication skills)

Hard Skills:
• 5 years’ experience in large scale international IT companies (e.g. tier1 telco)
• Technical knowledge of high scale OTT TV systems and architectures as well as video encoding (H.264, HEVC/H.265)
• Proven track record in program/project management
• Experience with RESTful architectures
• Know How with Public/Private Cloud Architectures
• Good understanding of video packaging and OTT streaming (HLS, DASH, HDS, HSS)
• Good understanding of DRM solutions and offerings (Google Widevine, MS PlayReady, Verimatrix, Adobe Primetime, Apple FairPlay)
• Experience from satellite reception headends (IP receivers, conditional access solutions)

Interpersonal & Communication skills:
• Experience of working in a multi layered international matrix organisation
• Strong analytical skills – the ability to both see at the helicopter view and to focus on detail
• Excellent communication skills at both junior and senior levels
• Sound appreciation of complex and large multi-user production systems
• Solid awareness of production operational processes

For more information about this role, please contact:

Laura Monument
01442 285 014

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