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Service Transition Specialist Backoffice (SeaChange base) Design & Configuration (f/m)

Duration: 8 months

Region: NRW

Mode: TBD

Daily rate: 900€

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The position is no longer available. We will continue to work to offer you better suited opportunities.

Our client, a cable operator, is currently looking for a Service Transition Specialist with...

  • Proficiency in Video & Media including: IP, QAM, Video Distribution, DVB Standards - SI, Mpeg-PSI, Video -Encoding, compression, and Delivery Applications, OTT
  • General IT Experience, Active Directory, Microsoft Windows Server 2008-2012 Architecture/Workstation Platform, Linux-CentOS, Ubuntu, VM Ware/ HyperV Virtualization, Database: MYSQL, MS SQL, Apache SQL, HTML, XML, Python, Power Shell scripting, Perl, IP Networking and Network Architecture understanding
  • Experience with packaging encryption and digital rights management technologies, including understanding of video file formats
  • Knowledge of the digital media ecosystem and live and on-demand video workflow including signal acquisition, encoding, publishing, ad serving, online video platform services, content delivery, subscriber management and client side applications

Skills and qualifications:

  • MSc degree level in a relevant area (network-, communications- or consumer electronics engineering)
  • Fluent spoken and written English
  • German language skills not mandatory, but advantageous
  • Serveral years of experience in the cable, satellite or telco industry
  • Several years of experience in service platform implementation of B2C video services
  • Several years of experience and knowledge of CATV technologies, DTV and VOD/ReplayTV,  Middleware platforms and Video Delivery technologies
  • Several years of experience in product and services related software
  • Experience with working in an international and distributed team environment
  • An understanding of Entertainment B2C services regarding:
    - commercial & content side
    - product development process
    - deep understanding of entertainment technology & ecosystem from back-office & service platforms, and Apps (IOS, Android, HTML5)
    - broad understanding of IP and broadcast networking as well as data center infrastructure
  • Know-how of entertainment related costs and economics and able to support unit economic analysis
  • A strong overall understanding of the technologies and platforms specific to a large cable and telecommunications operator
  • Technical knowledge and implementation experience regarding Video CAS, DRM, Video back-ends, workflows, CMS, security services, Search & Recommendations, Application Services, CDN, Ad Insertion, broadband data, home networking, TV, VoD, cDVR
  • Good overall knowledge of / familiarity with telecommunications technologies, including: Ethernet, broadcast, as well as „Most Current IP Communication Protocols"
  • Good knowledge of / familiarity with Audio and Video coding/decoding technologies
  • Good knowledge of / familiarity with related IT systems (OSS & BSS)
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