Media Systems Engineer

West London
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Start date
6 months
Working days
Monday - Friday
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Media Systems Engineer - Broadcast 

Our West London based global Broadcast client is looking for a Media Systems Engineer to be involved in the support of the Media Technology Team's file-based workflows such as content delivery for Transmission and Languaging.

The role requires broadcast engineering and IT skills and an enthusiastic self-starter with strong all-round trouble shooting skills and a good team player attitude.


• excellent knowledge of media file formats, codecs, wrappers and related technologies

• experience of troubleshooting problematic media

• managing file delivery mechanisms e.g. Signiant, Aspera

• An understanding of the configuration and support of transcode farms such as ProMedia Carbon, iCR.

• Experience of troubleshooting non-linear workflows, particularly metadata issues, would be advantageous.

• Strong IT skills including Windows Server installation, configuration and operation in an AD environment.


Role :

• 1st/2nd line support of Media Technology's file-based workflows;

• Managing configuration changes of current delivery workflows

• Maintaining an up to date record of all open incidents via the departmental ticketing system

• Support of media processing systems; troubleshooting and liaising with 3rd party support to fix issues.

• Support of file delivery systems; troubleshooting and liaising with 3rd party support to fix issues.

• Documenting workflows on the departmental wiki

• Maintaining SOP's and user guides


Good to have:

• AWS experience / knowledge of cloud infrastructure and media supply chains

• Knowledge of subtitle formats and specifications



Adrian Thomas
020 8948 9400
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