Want to do the best work of your life? With 24 million customers in 6 countries, make your mark at Europe`s leading media and entertainment brand. A workplace where you can proudly be yourself; our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work.
“For our customers, consuming live television and video on demand via multiple distribution channels and on multiple devices is a given. Offering them the best video experience is our task and responsibility. For this we want you!” – Nimesh Karia, Director Origination & Distribution br> br>
What you’ll do
You'll be responsible for designing, developing and building the content supply chain, on-demand processing platforms and infrastructures both on-prem and in the cloud (e.g. interface programming)
In addition to implementing state-of-the-art hardware and software solutions (central core components, flexible decentralized operations) for content processing, you'll also take care of software and hardware troubleshooting (in collaboration with vendors)
The configuration, operation and support of on-prem transcoding and QC systems are part of your daily business
The support and optimization of the above-mentioned workflows is also part of these tasks
You're responsible for the implementation of projects in your area
You implement all technical topics based on internal/external standards (e.g. EBU-128)
You'll patricipate in Sky-group-wide initiatives on projects to improve the designs and concepts of content processing supply chains
What you’ll bring
You've a successfully completed university degree in Media Technology, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar with a media technology focus and relevant professional experience
You're familiar with streaming protocols such as HLS, DASH, MSS
Good knowledge of audio and video codecs, subtitling and container formats such as MPEG-2, H264, HEVC, AC3, EAC-3, AAC, etc. and a good understanding of CDN, DRM and various content encryption techniques are among your strengths
You've previous experience with cloud technologies such as AWS, workflow orchestration, etc. and with workflows and supply chain design
Basic knowledge of databases (SQL/non-SQL) is desired
Experience in project management is an advantage
Your strengths include analytical work, proactivity and your distinct ability to work in a team
Good English skills round off your profile
At Sky, we'll give you our full support, so you'll be all set to achieve your best. Our range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
Free Sky Q
Company pension scheme
Sky Company Bike
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
It is important to us to provide a fair and equal workplace for everyone. We strongly believe that a culture of diversity allows us to grow together and encourages creativity and innovation. Therefore, we will consider all qualified applications – regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity.
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can't wait to hear from you.
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