IPTV Engineer

  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:26 Nov, 2018
Role purpose: 

Provide support to IPTV services (live channels and VoD) platform on both system functionality and application level. Maintain and improve the high level of service offered to customers, at the minimum operational cost and in order to contribute to company profitability and growth.

Key accountabilities and decision ownership:

• Manage any Incident or Problem as 2nd Layer support. Provide consultation to NOC, technical escalation to vendor and provide feedback during incidents.
• Perform daily health checks. Ensure smooth operation and develop procedures for proactive purposes.
• Contribute on new releases’ and execute deployment on production environment. Supervise any such action done by vendors.
• Maintain service assets, register and maintain their configuration items secure. 
• Plan and execute service affecting WO in low traffic hours, eliminate any possible risk and communicate all changes appropriately within organization. 
• Be responsible for the protection of the system for possible vulnerabilities. Be compliant to local regulatory rules. 
• Produce reports for service usage and performance KPIs, for incidents and problems management purposes. Provide services statistics.
• Supervise part of Projects/Works in relation to the OPEX budget, apply initiatives for budget reduction.
• Perform trainings to NOC, COPS etc. per request; distribute knowledge via internal sessions to rest team members.

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

• Excellent problem solving skills
• Ability to cope with complex projects and tight deadlines. 
• Ability to work independently if needed and to take initiatives during platforms and services deployment and services’ certification. 
• Ability to work as a Microsoft Administrator.
• Understanding of Media Streaming and TV Contribution technologies 
• Communicating with impact
• Reporting and Analysis skills

Must have technical / professional qualifications: 

• University degree in computer science, communication engineering, electronic engineering or very closely related science/engineering.
• Three (3) years’ experience of Video Encoders and Video Streaming Technologies.
• Three (3) years’ experience of Media Room Framework of IPTV.
• Very good knowledge of IP Networks, protocols and FWs.
• Experience in telecommunications or Computer Systems or Computers networking and Internet services.
• Very good oral and written communication skills in English language
• Good knowledge of Microsoft Operating System and Databases. Ability to work as Windows Admin (IIS, MS-SQL, ASP, FTP).
• Good knowledge on Scripting/Programming development.
• Very good problem-solving and communication skills.

What’s in it for you:

• Competitive salary
• Private Health & Medical Insurance
• Smart Working – 1-day / week work from home
• Extra days-off: We love mothers – 4 months extra paid off-period!
• Gym, Sports, Excursion weekends & Special events
• Restaurant, entertainment areas, hairdresser, etc.
• Needless to say, we cater for your communication wherever you are
• Come as you are. We love when people feel they can be themselves at work. 

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace, in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which values and makes the most of people’s individual differences. We can only leverage this diversity by building an inclusive culture where everyone is respected, can be themselves and feel they belong regardless of race, gender, age, nationality, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religious, marital status etc. That way we can build a better future for our employees, our partners, the communities we work in and our customers.


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