Sr. Hands-on Architect, Integrated Video, LA

Job description

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, SBS, France TV, TF1 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

· Evolve with cutting edge technologies (AI, Cloud, Cybersecurity…) 

· Collaborate with talented and passionate team members 

· Enjoy a fun working environment


If you are: A hands-on solutions architect with a deep technical background and a passion for media, you are up for a game-changing career opportunity. As media consumers we’re witnessing an unbelievable explosion of media devices, channels and content. Generating and meeting this demand are media companies who have the challenge of capturing audience share by delivering the right media to the right audience at the right time - and making a profit from doing so. To deliver this, media companies are experiencing unparalleled levels of complexity in their media operations. Media value chains consisting of silos of legacy and new systems are managed through complex business rules with heavy reliance on human activity. This role will allow you to take these complex operations and innovate new more efficient and profitable solutions for diverse clients across traditional Broadcast, syndication, and production, as well as emerging video markets. If you are an upbeat self-starter, multi-tasker, and media workflow expert, you will be able to make a crucial contribution rethinking the media industry’s content supply chain by joining this team.

 

You will

  • Gather requirements from clients and convert these into a solution that can be delivered using our media platform.
  • Implement projects, overseeing delivery, working with the PS team (on and off site) to communicate solutions and plans, and getting hands-on yourself
  • Document architected solutions for client communication, implementation, and internal knowledge transfer.
  • Maintain excellent client relationships and be a technical ambassador for our platform with clients and the industry
  • Communicate customer requirements and test scenarios to R&D and QA
  • Look ahead to ensure we have what we need to deliver success to our clients
  • Innovate around our platform to expand our offering into new markets/regions
  • Report to the Director of Solution Architecture on progress, and what your region needs to succeed

 


 

 


 

Requirements

You have

Solution Architecture Experience: You will have an understanding of how to assess high- and low-level client requirements and translate them into solutions

Client Relationship Experience: You are an excellent communicator with experience reviewing client business requirements and effectively explaining complicated technical solutions. You will be able to understand when requirements need to be met, and when clients will accept push-back in order to deliver solutions that strike an appropriate ROI balance.

Video Workflow Experience: You will have thorough and practical experience of video, workflow or production/delivery lifecycles in the media industry. Particular expertise in the broadcast or VOD/OTT sectors in a plus.

Programming Experience: You will have extensive experience coding/scripting, ideally in a Java-based language

System Implementation Knowledge: You will have the ability to research, design, and implement technical solutions to problems in media environments within project timelines.

Media Technology Knowledge: You will have a keen interest in the media space and an understanding of multimedia technologies. You will have a good knowledge of at least 2 of the following: video production, linear broadcast, OTT, VOD, workflow and media management, video transcoding, media streaming and content distribution on the internet.