Live Media/Encoding Engineer

Live Media/Encoding Engineer
Location: West London, United Kingdom Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 (dependent On Experience)


My client is a blue chip organisation that is an international leader in the sports, media and fashion industries. This role is within the gaming division, one of the newest but additionally fastest growing departments within the company, which specialises in the streaming of live sports video and data.

Due to growth in operations, my client is looking to build the video delivery team with the addition of a Live Video Technician. This person will be responsible for ensuring the secure delivery of major live sports event broadcasts from around the globe – this will involve encoding, QA and troubleshooting.

The ideal candidate will have production experience, have worked in a live environment and able to handle a fast paced working role. This is a great opportunity to join a key player in the sport and new media industry with excellent career prospects as well as great exposure into other departments of the organisation.

Essential Requirements

  • Live and/or On-Demand video streaming experience
  • Will have worked in a live broadcast environment
  • Able to perform basic network configuration tasks and troubleshoot broadcast IT systems
  • Knowledge of networking and encoding
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced, high pressure environment

Ref: AR9172

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