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Encoding Engineer, Endeavor Streaming

  • Endeavor
  • Uxbridge, UK
  • 04/05/2021
Full time Engineering Information Technology Broadcast Engineering Content Distribution

Job Description

Job Description 


Contract Summary

The successful candidate will be responsible for executing successful streaming delivery of multiple live sporting events to our customers, engineering development support.


Key Accountabilities

  • Ownership and Execution of multiple live streaming events concurrently.

  • Set up Streaming Encoders and Monitor Streaming.

  • Manage the encoding and streaming resource.

  • Confirm creation and delivery content to partners.

  • Effectively communicate to management status of each project.

  • Workflow notification, coordination and follow-up to maintain service level agreements.

  • Ability to communicate complex technical problems to non-technical personnel in a competent and concise way

  • Grow into the ability to develop tools to aid operations and maintenance.

  • Work with senior engineers and other teams for handing-off or taking over active support issues, prioritizing root-cause fixes with engineers and creating a team specific knowledge base and skill set.

  • The role encompasses, real-time reporting, providing production ticket support (tier-3 support, escalations to engineering teams) for multiple products and platforms, executing the successful live streaming delivery of live events to our customers, engineering development support, and business decision making support.


Required Knowledge & Experience

  • Experience and understanding of the rigours of live event operations and/or live broadcast productions.

  • Live and On-Demand video streaming experience.

  • Ability to support video streaming and other related software packages.

  • Understanding of IT Networks and Infrastructure.

  • Understanding of broadcast, satellite, fiber acquisition pathways.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and GSuite.

  • Expert Mac and PC proficiency.

  • Excellent written and spoken English.

  • Candidates should be able to lift 22Kgs.


Working Conditions

  • This is a fixed term (12 month) position and will be based in Stockley Park, Uxbridge

  • This is a 12-hour shift pattern role (4 on 3 off 4 on 4 off  / 3 x shifts - 07:00 Day, 11:00 Swing, 22:00 Night)

  • Weekend and night working will be required


About Endeavor Streaming

Endeavor Streaming is the worldwide leader in creating interactive digital experiences for viewers across the worlds sports entertainment networks. We deliver live content on a massive scale across every Internet-connected device imaginable and stand at the forefront of the media-technology revolution.