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Junior Live Engineer (UK 0382) - Bangor, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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  • Department:Group Operations
  • Job Title:Junior Live Engineer (UK 0382)
  • Reports to:Network Engineer
  • Location:Bangor, Northern Ireland
  • Hours of Work:37.5

 

SO WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

 

This is a bespoke role that requires the individual to have a keen interest in video and technology. They will need to be able to work in a challenging environment ensuring our live services are uninterrupted and run smoothly in line with the terms of our SLA’s.

Working closely with our MCR and also with our Data collection teams they will be responsible for maintaining and supporting all systems and infrastructure directly involved in the operation of live video services to our clients and Data collection teams.

This involves working with both Windows and Linux platforms, at our Bangor office and also remotely, across the globe at our various video stream ingest and distribution sites.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE? % of role
Maintaining and supporting systems and infrastructure involved in video services for Data Collection. 10%
Maintaining and supporting all systems and infrastructure involved in our low latency video trading platform.
This includes video encoders, video distribution servers, web servers, DNS servers, network infrastructure, virtualization platforms, both at our Bangor site and also remotely across the globe.
30%
Checking live systems daily to pre-empt any potential service affecting issues. 5%
Reacting to and systematically troubleshooting and resolving any issues that may arise or have been reported via MCR. 15%
Working directly with clients to help diagnose issues affecting their ability to receive our services. 5%
Building and improving upon existing systems and procedures for continual service improvement. 30%
DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW? Skill Level (out of 4)
Windows desktop operating system knowledge. 4
Knowledge and experience with Linux operating systems (CentOS) 3
Solid understanding of networking basics; IP Addressing, TCP/UDP, RTT, NAT, Ports, Latency 3
Previous experience with video streaming technologies 2
Ability to troubleshoot systematically within a demanding atmosphere 4
Previous experience in a support /on call role 2
Available to be on call for out of hours work as required 4
DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?
3rd Level Qualification
Previous experience with virtualization technologies (Citrix Xenserver)
Previous experience with networking technologies
 
THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….
Creativity & Innovation
Drive & Energy
Teamwork & Collaboration
Flexibility & Adaptability
Learn and Grow
Customer Orientation

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON…

 

Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive,dynamicfun and fast-paced global sports media broadcastingcompany. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!

 

Here are some of the things you can expect working at Performcollaborationinnovationever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.

 

BENEFITS

 

You’ll receive up to 25 days annual leave (increasing by 3 days after 3 years), Single cover Aviva Private medical insurance*Life Assurance (4x annual salary), matching pension contributions up to 5%, Season Ticket LoanCycle to Work Scheme*, and Childcare Voucher Scheme*Free parking is available for Feltham offices.

 

And there’s more…… You’ll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!

 

*Please Note – some of these benefits will be available to you upon successful completion of your probation.

 

 

Find out more about our brands and what we do at www.performgroup.com

 

Now that you’ve made the effort to read about this great opportunity – click apply!! Remember to review more fantastic opportunities on our careers page and start your adventure at Perform!