Digital Engineer (Platform Control) - 18 Weeks - West London

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    West London, London

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  • Salary:

    £150 - £190 per day + Additional Benefits

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    Chris Tomlinson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Digital Engineer (Platform Control)
West London
18 Weeks
190 p/day

The Company

Would you like to join one Europe's most popular broadcasting and media brands? Our client is at the forefront of innovation whilst pushing boundaries and you will be given the freedom and support you need to make an impact. You will be based on site working with one of the UK's most digital organisations and leading the way in entertainment. With over 20 million customers at the heart of everything, they do the scope and impact of your work is limitless. As a team, they are not afraid to try new technologies and new ways of working.


Video on demand assets need to be published to a content distribution network on time in order for them to be available for customers to download, so timely publishing needs to be confirmed for the assets as well as processing checks on behalf of third party VoD providers.

Daily health/availability checks in a number of areas from DTH, OTT and VoD need to be carried out to assist in early identification of issues so that support teams can be notified at the earliest opportunity.

We would also expect you to:

  • Using various tools to identify VoD asset publishing issues
  • Working closely with Platform Control colleagues.
  • Communication with the company and 3rd party stakeholders
  • Escalation of issues to support teams
  • Daily system health checks and escalation

Key skills

  • Interest in broadcasting technologies
  • Experience in using TV products

Technologies / Skills Sought:

  • Basic IT skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite

If you believe you'd be suited please submit your CV in the first instance.