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OTT Engineer

A leading digital sports content company has a great permanent opportunity for an OTT Engineer to join its rapidly expanding design team.

Within this role you will design, maintain and support live streaming, satellite ingest facilities and a global video network platform which operates in a 24/7 broadcast environment. This will involve setting up and configuring new systems to meet project requirements, as well as assisting in the design of solutions, working with commercial stakeholders to capture requirements and researching new technologies for service improvement.

As an OTT Engineer you must be passionate about broadcast, network engineering and IP based media technology and have good knowledge of streaming media, contribution and distribution technologies and an understanding of satellite communications. Experience of building VOD encoding platforms is also key, as is good knowledge of video codecs and live stream delivery protocols, including DASH, HLS, Smooth Streaming and Flash. Solid IT and networking experience along with multicast video delivery is highly desirable.

This is an excellent opportunity to work within a cutting edge broadcast environment and influence global broadcast platform design. In return the company are offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits package including 25 days annual leave, private medical insurance, life assurance and pension scheme

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