Job Title: Linux System Engineer – MAM/Video Industry
Place of work: Bangalore until lockdown is over, he or she can assist from Home
Contract Period: 3- 6 months (High Chance of Project getting Extended and converting into Permanent)
Rate: 1.5 Lakhs to 2 Lakhs per month
Our client is looking to onboard an additional Linux Systems Engineer to their Professional Services team to help deploy and upgrade their products on customer projects. The job will involve a mix of using defined processes as well as a degree of troubleshooting to work around issues. The successful candidate will be active on the networks of top broadcasters & household consumer brands deploying software critical to the success of their business - remotely finding servers and installing & configuring OSes, VMs, applications and databases in order to create a working solution for the customers to curate and publish videos to their channel partners, subscribers and followers. This will be a mix of greenfield installs and brownfield upgrades where applying upgrades & patches, configuring software such as menus, users, backups, and troubleshooting issues will also be involved.
We are looking for sharp Engineers with a ‘can do’ attitude and ability to think creatively to solve issues. The successful candidate will have at least 18 months’ experience working in the Pay TV or OTT industry either for a broadcaster, operator, industry supplier or consultancy and will ideally have had hands-on exposure to commissioning or configuring Media Asset Management and/or Content Management Systems in a video context. They will also have proven experience in Linux sys admin and will ideally have Linux certifications, as well as a solid understanding of SQL, shell scripting, Python or Java, REST/SOAP-based APIs, XML and/or JSON, LAN & WAN technologies & best practices and software repositories and publishing tools plus collaboration tools such as JIRA, Confluence etc.