Media Services Expert Engineer

Job Title: Media Services Expert Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71007-ITBEL-JOS_1517496175
Contact Name: Joseph Santos
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2018 14:42

Job Description

Media Services Expert engineer

Job location: Brussels, Belgium
Start Date: 01st of March
Contract Duration: One year (possibilities of extension)

Our client is the 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. They are looking for a Media Services Expert Engineer.

TV knowledge

TV streaming:
Expertise in Video Container as Base Media File Format, Transport Stream
Video delivery via UDP, RTP, RTSP, HTTP
Video transport over MPEG transport stream, HTTP Live Streaming, MPEG-DASH
Natural interest in Television & media content streaming technologies
Good understanding of Digital Rights Management
Interest and ability in experimenting new protocols
Experience in OTT video delivery with thorough understanding of CDN working.

TV back-end:
Understanding of component such as Subscriber Management Systems, Content Management System, concept of Mediator and capability to understand Applications workflows.
Understanding of Storage Architecture and experience with different connectors: NFS, FTP

ICT and Network skills

ICT skills:
Ability to understand and to develop basic script, knowledge of Bash, Python of similar Web tools.
Experience with LAMP.
Understanding with practical experience of datacentre environment including cloud computing foundations.
Virtualization, Containerization, Platform as a service like Open shift
Knowledge of ICT standards/procedures/release management/technical activities

Network Skills:
High-Level network knowledge with an experience in designing and ability to identify workflows. This covers:
IP Unicast & Multicast protocols
Dynamic routing protocols as ISIS, BGP, OSPF
Network routing & configuration
Load balancing technologies (F5, Viprion)
Network configuration based on NxOS
IP & TCP services including DNS, HTTP workflows
Ability to document designs in Microsoft Visio is a plus.

Others skills

Team player, collaboration comes naturally
Solution oriented and out of the box thinking
Well-respected and influential
Able to effectively use the whiteboard
Good at "helicoptering"
English is a must, French or Dutch is optional
Flexible and able to cope with stress
Agile Product owner capability is a plus