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Director of Engineering

A Director of Engineering is required to join an international broadcast organisation based in London, on a permanent basis.

As Director of Engineering, you will work in their video division, and be responsible for managing an engineering team who specialise in playout, streaming and distribution operations. Your System and Design Engineering teams will work with the wider engineering team across the full project lifecycle from requirements capturing to design, installation and commissioning. You will also be tasked with managing relationships with in-house teams as well as third parties and systems integrators. You will have budget management responsibilities and work closely with other Directors to develop strategies and goals for the engineering team.

To be considered for this role, our client is looking for candidates who can demonstrate an in-depth technical background and knowledge in MPEG transport streams, baseband, distribution operations and fibre interconnectivity. Good knowledge of OTT streaming architecture, CDNs and IP networking including video contribution / distribution and multicasting is also important. In addition to this, previous experience working in a multi-channel playout environment is required. Familiarity with project management techniques such as Agile would be extremely beneficial.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an exciting, cutting edge organisation in a central London location, in return you will receive a competitive salary, bonus and extensive benefit scheme.

If you feel this is the right role for you and if you are fully eligible to live and work in the UK without restrictions, then please apply now for immediate consideration.