Technical Specialist 61162

Recruiter
Sky
Location
Isleworth, England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
28 Apr 2022
Closes
26 May 2022
Ref
R0002061
Contact
Sky Group
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

What you'll do:

* Work with the latest technologies available in the broadcast and computing and help shape the future of production workflows
* Deliver technically sound, agile and robust solutions to efficiently compute at flexible scale in a secure and practical manner
* Evaluate complex user requirements
* Work with internal teams and external vendors to shape and evolve products and solutions
* Share and document know-how
* Provide third level support to relevant support teams


What you'll bring:

* Experience with real-time broadcast engines (Vizrt, Chyron, Unreal, Unity).
* Experience with cloud/virtual deployment methods and management, like cloud Ansible, Concourse and Terraform.
* Previous experience in Linux and dockers /containers advantageous.
* Understanding of REST API, JSON/XML.
* Good working knowledge of various Network protocols and Active Directory.
* Strong interpersonal skills and the capability to troubleshoot issues and handle pressure in a live on-air environment.


Department overview:

We're the Product Hub. We're the team behind your favorite Sky products, and the platforms that power them. We make every moment magical, everywhere. Our team is made up of self-motivated, big thinkers who have a knack for solving problems and find new ways to captivate millions of customers by putting them at the heart of everything we do. From Sky Glass, Sky Q, Peacock and NOW to news and sports apps, we make entertainment even better and we can't wait to get started on what's next.


Content Technology and Innovation

Our Content Technology and Innovation team delivers high-quality content to living rooms across the country. With 25,00 colleagues, we combine our strategic insights, engineering know-how and operational excellence to make sure we use the best and most innovative technologies to create and distribute our award-winning content.


The rewards:

There's a reason people can't stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:

* Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
* A generous pension package
* Private healthcare
* Discounted mobile and broadband
* Access a wide range of exclusive Sky VIP rewards and experiences


How you'll work:

We know the world has changed, and we want to offer our employees the chance to collaborate at our unique office spaces, whilst enjoying the convenience of working from home.

We've adopted a hybrid working approach to give more flexibility on where and how we work. You'll find out more about what this means for this role during the recruitment process.

Where you'll work:

Osterley:

Our Osterley Campus is a 10-minute walk from Syon Lane train station. Or you can hop on one of our free shuttle buses that run to and from Osterley, Gunnersbury, Ealing Broadway, and South Ealing tube stations. There's also plenty of bike shelters and showers.

On campus, you'll find six subsidised restaurants, cafes, and a Waitrose. You can keep in shape at our subsidised gym, catch the latest shows and movies at our cinema, get your car washed and even get pampered at our beauty salon.


Inclusion:

We take pride in our approach to diversity and inclusion: we've been recognised by The Times and Stonewall for this, and we've committed £30million to support the fight against racial injustice. We've also set ambitious targets for increasing ethnic diversity and representation throughout our organisation.

At Sky we don't just look at your CV. We're more focused on who you are and your potential. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, so we're open to discussing where and when you do your job, as long as we can balance your needs with those of our customers. And we're happy to discuss flexible working.

And we'll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.