Linux Product Engineer- Get into VOD

£35000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A fantastic new opportunity to join a world leading provider of user centric video streaming services to the broadcast media sector. This role lends itself to a Linux Engineer (CentoOS/RHEL) / Linux Administrator with additional skills in software migration and TCP/IP networking or VoD.

As a Product Specialist you'll gain expertise in a complex SaaS platform and working with cutting edge video streaming workflows for a range of customer facing projects.

Overview and Responsibilities for the Product Specialist

  • Linux administration and networking (at least three years prior experience) including virtual environments
  • Roll-out and maintenance of the core product - a Java based SaaS Offering
  • Troubleshoot live production issues using standard Linux tools and scripting (for example python, perl, php)
  • Support hardware/software migration projects
  • Undertake customer projects including on-site installations
  • Support the on-boarding of broadcasters onto a dynamic ad insertion platform (full training provided)

Summary of Skills & Experience Required

  • A solid understanding of the fundamentals needed for running Linux systems
  • Linux support and networking skills - DNS/HTTP/TCP/IP stack
  • Strong OS/ Server build skills including build automation and experience in virtual environments
  • Shell scripting (perl, python ideally)
  • Experience working in high availability systems
  • Client facing - ability to express concepts clearly and concisely by email or verbally

On the job benefits

  • Work as part of a small project team where everyone is involved in the planning and delivery of key projects to the broadcast sector.
  • Learn new technologies and work with cutting edge video product.
  • Gain client facing experience as you clarify requirements and deliver back user stories.
  • Participate in exciting projects throughout Europe.

In return, you'll be working for a vey modern and forward thinking company, award winning and firmly established as a pioneer in their field. Whether you are seeking a technical challenge or a break into the broadcast sector this position has a lot to offer. The teams are small, friendly and dynamic and enjoy very modern offices in the quaint waterside town of Staines.

So if you are looking to grow your career, apply now for immediate consideration.

Send your CV or forward the link to your LinkedIn profile for immediate consideration.

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