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Solutions Engineer - Web & Mobile VoD Platform.

Job Title: Solutions Engineer - Web & Mobile VoD Platform.
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: DevManKT
Contact Name: Kat Thorpe
Contact Email: kathryn.thorpe@handle.co.uk
Job Published: August 08, 2018 18:40

Job Description

Solutions Engineer - Web & Mobile VoD Platform.

£600-£650 day-rate - 6-month contract

Handle is currently working with a Global Broadcaster in London who currently is developing a number of VoD Products. One of these core products is for a Global VoD Platform across Web, Mobile & Tablet.

They are now looking for a Head of Solutions / Solutions Engineer / Development Manager to oversee all day to day responsibility of their Digital VoD & OTT Products. As the Development Manager / Solutions Engineer, you will be managing a team of web developers, mobile developer & testers.

Ideally, you'll be an expert in embedded software environments, with a focus on video streaming head-end architecture and design.

You'll need to be an expert in delivering all areas of product including Platform, Front-End Apps, & Web.

Responsibilities of Solutions Engineer / Development Manager VoD Broadcaster:

-Manage a team of Web Developers, Mobile Developers & Testers in delivering a brand new OTT/VoD Platform for a Global Sporting Brand

-Ensure Software Development is consistently on track

-Formalise & manage a release plan from development, test, and trial to live release.

Skill Set of Solutions Engineer / Development Manager VoD Broadcaster:

-Team Leader, with similar experience as Development Manager delivering complex digital products

-OTT/VoD would be highly desirable

-Have managed Web Developers, Mobile Developers & Testers previously

-Technical skills including knowledge of back-end PHP, Zend, Cake.

-Kanban

-Broad knowledge of high and low-level software languages, across the full life-cycle of development/architecture

-Proven experience with managing budgets, project management and a clear understanding of development costs

This is a role that will be looking to start ASAP. If you are interested then do get in touch with Kathryn.Thorpe(@)handle.co.uk.

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.