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„We provide for our customers the best in class streaming technology and quality and have also our products always in mind“ – Johann Soukup, Head of CDN Architecture, Network & Operations br> br>
What you’ll do
You'll act as the regional CDN and network architect (m/f/d) for Germany, working with other technology areas and sharing a point of view to teams within Sky Group to plan, design and implement the distribution of Sky content over IP
You'll be involved in working with the German Product and Proposition teams to align local requirements with the Group's CDN roadmap and long-term strategy (private CDN, global CDN)
As a communicative interface, you'll coordinate with colleagues in capacity planning, design, engineering, and project management to drive the CDN architecture as we grow and evolve our offerings while keeping in mind the specifics of the German market
You'll be responsible for leading regional PoP extensions and technical integration with German ISPs in collaboration with the Engagement Manager
You'll be a motivator to the definition of standards for CDN usage, placement, and optimization with the Sky Group architecture team
You'll tackle tasks ranging from researching new technologies to reviewing the feasibility of vendor proposals in the context of Sky's requirements, budget, and objectives
You'll support engineering in solving CDN related bugs and performance issues
What you’ll bring
You've a degree in computer science or a related subject or equivalent certifications as well as at least 5-6 years of relevant experience
In addition to hands-on experience with CDN or network management and architecture, you've knowledge of general Internet technologies such as DNS and HTTP
You've been involved in the architecture of secure and stable networks or systems and know how to translate this into future designs
You bring experience and a detailed understanding of CDN mechanisms, CDN decision systems (including multi-CDN and private CDN), and one or more large commercial CDNs, e.g. Akamai, Edgio, AWS CloudFront, etc.
You work in an international environment and can lead conversations about CDNs, give presentations to executives, and build detailed design documents that can serve as technical references
You describe yourself as resilient and self-motivated, and possess assertiveness balanced by openness to others' perspectives and insights
A blend of technical expertise, critical thinking and effective communication come naturally to you to ensure the efficient and flawless delivery of digital content to our users.
Good English skills complete 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 – watch all our content for free
Hybrid working model (60/40)
Flexible working hours with overtime compensation
30 days of vacation + Holiday Buy
Subsidized Deutschland Ticket
Company Bike & Gympass
Working in an international team with flat hierarchies
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. We're also happy to accept your application in German. To find out more about working with us, search #WirbeiSky or #LifeatSky on social media.
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