Technical Engineer

Technical · Melbourne, Victoria
Department Technical
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Engage are content partners to some of the most progressive and successful sports brands globally. Driven by data, we use the latest technology to help rights-holders and brands build audiences and drive new revenue streams. Our eight specialist content services combine the power of digital strategy, creative production, and premium distribution to engage audiences across every screen. With offices in London, Melbourne, and Mumbai, We have brands and clients in the areas of Cricket, Football, Motorsports, eSports, Sailing and Horse Racing 

Job Description:

An opportunity has arisen for a Technical Engineer to work across our portfolio of clients.  Joining the Engage Digital Partners Technical Department, the candidate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Setup, management and distribution of live video streams to social media channels and OVP’s.
  • Remote production experience including development and distribution of remote feeds including vision mixing
  • Knowledge of cloud transcoding and distribution along with hardware encoding
  • Strong knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite
  • MAM and DAM experience preferred 
  • Being a technology evangelist that can advise customer concerning deployment, testing and end user feedback
  • Working alongside the business development team to successfully sale technical products to new and existing clients
  • Understand and maintain the current office network - confirming and mapping out all IP floor ports to make sure all deskspace has the correct number or hard wired connections, and those connections are correctly patched in the server room
  • General IT Technical Support for Austalasia market
  • Supporting live events for the EDP streaming clients
  • General maintenance to storage servers/devices

Key Skills and knowledge:

  • Understanding of streaming technologies and Content Delivery networks 
  • Digital Video distribution network
  • Video compression
  • Media Asset Management 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience liaising with internal and external stakeholders when resolving technical issues
  • Experience selling technical products to new and existing clients 
  • Strong understanding of working with Windows and Mac operating systems
  • TCP/IP technologies, networks and protocols 
  • Experience working in a Production or Digital agency 

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