IT Infrastructure Architect

Job Title: IT Infrastructure Architect
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Start Date: 01/07/2019
Reference: BBBH77139
Contact Name: Chris Bouroutzis
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2019 10:06

Job Description

IT Infrastructure Architect - Broadcast

We are looking for an experienced IT Infrastructure Architect who will be responsible for the scoping, design, planning implementation & knowledge transfers of all Infrastructure systems for our client's Engineering and ISS departments.

This is a great opportunity to work for a leading global broadcast company and lead their infrastructure team.


  • Extensive Infrastructure experience leading teams of IT/Engineering professionals.
  • Excellent knowledge of servers and network infrastructure including routers, switches, cloud, workflow and data center operations.
  • Experience in TV Production and Broadcast environments.
  • Working knowledge of IT and IP based workflows relative to broadcast and digital video production.

The Role

  • Direct staff of IT professionals and suppliers in the configuration, security, deployment, support and maintenance of all IT and network hardware for all facilities, venues, remotes and operating locations.
  • Researching and understanding suitability of all new technological advances.
  • Coordinate planning and budgeting efforts with key operational leaders in Production, Broadcasting, Digital, Engineering, Operations, Procurement, HR and Finance.
  • Act as liaison to all key vendors for current and future technology road maps.
  • Lead design, development and adoption of Infrastructure systems for multiple projects concurrently.
  • Work closely with linier and digital production teams to simplify, innovate and enhance media work flows, content creation and distribution.
  • Plan and manage architecture for Olympic events; ensure business deliverables are clearly documented, communicated and delivered on time.
  • Drive new technology initiatives that deliver creative innovation and operational and financial efficiencies.
  • Work very closely with all GT&O teams to implement when possible the client's IT and security standards.


  • Broadcast/TV Production industry experience

If you feel your skill set matches the above requirements, please send your CV through or contact Chris on 0207569 9982 or

IT Infrastructure Architect - Broadcast/TV Production - IT Infrastructure Manager - IT Infrastructure Engineer

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.