Media Domain Architect

Job Title: Media Domain Architect
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: Négociable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71758-ITBEL-MIM_1529075077
Contact Name: Miroslav Marchev
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2018 16:04

Job Description

Job location: Brussels & Herentals
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months with extension
Languages: English (fluent)

We are currnetly looking for an experienced and hands on TV Business Analyst for one of our client. They are a leading telecommunications company in Belgium and a market leader in a number of areas, including retail and wholesale fixed-line telephony services, mobile communications services and broadband data and Internet services

Media Domain Architect

Task Description:
In order to accelerate our move towards Digital transformation in the Media / OTT space, we are urgently looking for an experienced IT Architect, with relevant and proven experience in the Media (IP)TV, Apps & Web) environment. You combine theoretical and conceptual knowledge with hands-on experience.

You will be a member of the Media Domain Architecture Squad which will be composed of Domain architects coming from different subject matter expertise.

Your part of the deal:

*Collaborate to define the architectural blueprint that is needed to realize our Media roadmap. Your inputs will focus on the media aspects but you are also expected to think and act along the Group interests and guidelines.
*You will closely interact with the Enterprise Architects and Domain architects
*Contribute to the already defined (short term) Media roadmap and fine-tune architectural view.
*Assess - from a high level point of view - new business opportunities as expressed by our business stakeholders. You do this according an agile methodology whereby high-level technical impact assessment is done and high-level cost assessment is made.
*Drive - together with the Media Architecture Squad - the architectural runway which is the technical enablers' roadmap (examples can be: micro-services enablement, authentication through Identity and Access Management, API and API Management, cross-platform development practices, digital enablers in general, …).
*Challenge the existing ways of doing.

You expertise & skills:

*We are looking for a high-profile architect, who Has a proven experience as an IT architect on digital media architectures.
*You are well acquainted with the different components of the Media solution at large (including IPTV, Web and Mobile Apps) or willing to learn the whole ecosystem quickly. As we move towards more T-shaped profiles in the Squads in general, we expect you to be specialized in a number of areas and also acquire a generic understanding of the specialized areas of your colleagues Domain Architects.
*You are able to clearly articulate and defend his / her views on the proposed architecture. At the same time, you are open to other suggestions that enrich the architecture.
*You write comprehensive architectural documents.
*You are enthusiastic to learn about new technologies and is actively networking to that effect.
*You can define innovative architectural insights and routes forward based on new insights and convince other people of the need thereof
*Understands how the architect role fits into an agile way of working.
*Organizes and leads meetings with internal and external partners.
*Reports and communicates in a clear way, depending on the audience (business, external partners, technical teams).
*Makes decisions or supports decisions with an open mind.

Master in IT of Industrial or Engineering Sciences or similar by experience;

*General skills:
*Technically savvy and interested in new digital technologies
*Invests - as a passion - time in these new technologies to understand them well and to assess how they fit or not into our architectural runway
*Excellent analytical skills -ability to quickly understand the big picture
*Synthetic skills
*Growth Mindset
*Presentation skills
*Motivating skills
*Team spirit, you are part of a Team of architects and are willing to share your knowledge and acquire knowledge from others
*Self-learner and fast learner
*Agile is not just a word but a firm belief
*Document writing skills. You document according the agile way of working.
*Proficient English knowledge

If you think you are a good match and you are ready to board on a fanstastic journey to a new carrer, please submit your CV

Talk to you soon