Technical Architect

£550 per day
13 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Tom Truman
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Key Responsibilities
* Lead the development and adoption of best practice engineering design standards and procedures
* Analyse and solve unique, complex and high impact problems
* Engage with internal and external stakeholders to define requirements and design solutions to meet agreed specifications
* Define the future state architecture and contribute to the development of architectural strategy and roadmap
* Plan technical and architecture development and modifications and recommend process, product or service improvements
* Apply quality assurance processes to ensure that end-to-end technical designs and builds meet technical requirements and standards
* Identify and control technical risks and issues
* Provide detailed documented technical solutions and reports for distribution both internally and externally
* Provide technical expertise and guidance to the bid management process internal stakeholders and customers
* Provide technical leadership within the team, sharing knowledge and skills and providing mentoring support to engineers and technicians

Specific Role Requirements
* Continually develop expertise in emerging broadcast/media markets (IPTV, VOD, OTT, Interactive etc.)
* Suggest and develop strategic developments to the Playout and Media Management products in order to gain new business and improve customer service
* Represent the client externally as an expert in Media technologies
* Where necessary manage relationships with suppliers in implementation of development activities
* Lead the integration of new technologies and systems into the Workflow/Content/Playout platforms
* Recognised internally and externally as a source of expertise in media management & playout technologies and systems and the potential solutions they may provide to existing customers and product roadmaps
* Be an expert in existing and emerging media/metadata formats and standards
* Investigate operational requirements and problems, seeking effective business solutions through improvements in automated and non-automated processes

Desired knowledge and experience

* Significant knowledge in media management and playout technology
* Knowledge of IP and IT technologies as they relate to media management and playout
* Wide knowledge of the broadcast industry, developments and trends
* Experience of designing and delivering technical implementations

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.

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