Field Services Engineer IT/Broadcast, Lyon

Job description

Title – Field Services Engineer (Full Time) - Broadcast Industry - Lyon, France


Who We Are

 It's an amazing time to join Dalet as we continue to shape the future of media production, management and distribution. Mature and stable like a large corporation, yet agile and growing like a start-up, Dalet is the perfect place for talented, internationally minded and highly motivated individuals looking to join a very dynamic company where things get done!

A leading, independent software and services provider, Dalet empowers broadcast and media organizations all around the world. Our solutions allow media professionals to create, manage and distribute (social media, mobile, VOD and OTT) content faster and more efficiently, fully maximizing the value of assets. When combined, Dalet products power end-to-end, unified multimedia operations for news, sports, program preparation, production, archive and radio.

Dalet solutions are used around the world by many thousands of individual users at hundreds of TVs, Radios and other content owners, producers and distributors, including public broadcasters such as the BBC, France TV and Russia Today, commercial networks and operators such as HBO, Canal+, CNN, NBC, FOX, ABC, CBS, Mediaset, and government & international organizations such as the UK Parliament, the UN, NASA and many others.


Top Reasons to Join Us

 · Revolutionize a big industry in a dynamic, fast-growing, yet mature, company 

· Benefit from great career opportunities around the world 

· Make the most of a truly collaborative environment with supportive leadership 

· Collaborate with talented and passionate team members 

· Enjoy a fun working environment

· Evolve with cutting edge technologies (AI, Cloud, CyberSecurity) 


Who You Are

 If you’re an enthusiastic, talented and resourceful engineer with the relevant skills & IT experience, we invite you to talk to us about this opportunity based in Lyon.


What You’ll Do

We are looking to appoint a Field Services Engineer to provide on site technical expertise at the Lyon based office of one of our largest French Customer.

Reporting to the EMEA Head of Customer Services, you will be at the very forefront of Dalet customer service operations and tasked with providing solutions to technical issues raised by customer’s system administrators.

You will undertake all work to the best of your ability and to use your best endeavors to promote, develop and extend the Company's business and interest. You will be part of a technical support team distributed world-wide, with staff located in EMEA, Americas and APAC. As the preferred technical point of contact, the Field Services engineer is a trusted business advisor to key customers providing valuable guidance and optimization of their Dalet solution for smooth operations.  By maintaining a long-term relationship and behaving as a customer advocate, the Customer Services Engineer develops the customer's satisfaction.  This support work will be done onsite, and via phone, email, through remote connection software, and on site, and includes on rota basis, some on call support for emergencies reported after hours.


This is a great opportunity for someone looking to expand their Broadcast/IT experience and knowledge. You will have the opportunity to learn extremely diverse sets of software, both specialized broadcast software and a wide range of standard Windows software. Working for a growing, global company in a dynamic and ever-changing environment there may be later opportunities for International assignments/relocation. 


The successful Field Services Engineer will have the flowing skills and experience: 

*Advanced Windows experience is a must. (installation, configuration, registry, etc.). 

*Video / Digital / Broadcast / Media or File based video/audio formats.

*Knowledge of Network (TCP/IP), Database (SQL), Storage. 

*Installation and configuration of server/pc hardware. 

*Degree educated or 5 years minimum experience working in a software support position. 

*Broadcast experience is a big plus and candidates with experience in the Broadcast industry (Ingest, Media processing, Scheduling, MAM,  Playout etc) 

*English and French communication skills

Highly desirable but not essential skills and experience is: 

 *Working in an international environment, handling complex "escalated" support situations and customer facing relationship. 

*Ideally outwardly facing (client) software support. 

You will have opportunities to receive training as part of the job. Ideally you will be highly motivated and capable of working independently. Interpersonally you will be an enthusiastic & motivated team player with good communication skills.