Job title: Broadcast Technology Architect
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev
Skills: Enterprise Architecture Broadcast Production Live Broadcast Business Strategy DevOps Cloud MIgration Media Workflows Playout Distribution Platforms
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: London, UK
Job published: 15/11/2022
Job ID: 38379

Job Description

We have a truly unique and exciting permanent opportunity for a Broadcast Technology Architect to join a global entertainment provider. 
Based in London, working on hybrid basis you will represent an architecture group as a subject matter expert delivering solutions to enhance technology platforms during a major transformation and migration project. You will be a visionary with a focus on both the immediate and future needs of the business. 

Responsibilities include:

•    Having a comprehensive understanding of the organisational platform architecture, recommending change whilst balancing business, technology and organisational considerations
•    Evangelise strategic technologies and best practices to help spread acceptance within the operations and delivery teams
•    Collaborate with wider platform teams to refine and reformulate the technology strategy (and stated goals), based on continuous learning about what customers require, and what innovation and new technologies make that vision possible.

To be considered you will have a experience in defining content production, media processing,  origination and distribution architectures and a proven background in technology leadership role within large enterprise media organisation. You will have exceptional knowledge of video technologies, direct-to-consumer OTT, satellite, and cable distribution, playout, live production, analytics, MAM, content storage, content metadata. It is also essential that you have previously worked migrating one or more large-scale and large-volume content/media workflow application to the cloud.  You must also have experience of using DevOps software development methods and possess a deep understanding and delivery of building public-cloud and hybrid-cloud compute, containers and serverless systems architectures.

In return, this role offers a highly competitive salary and exceptional benefits package and training and career progression opportunities.