Kforce Video Engineer in Englewood, Colorado

Kforce has a client that is seeking Video Engineer -Media Distribution, IPVOD, CDN, DA in Englewood, Colorado (CO). Essential Functions and Accountabilities:

  • Build, Implement and Operate Company's Content, Application and Media Platform Environments such as IPVOD, Content Management and Delivery Systems, Cloud DVR, Encoding and Linear Packaging Pre-Production (Lab) environments

  • Perform Integration of Video Based applications on the physical and virtual environments

  • Certify the solutions in Integration environments

  • Perform functional and nonfunctional testing, load and performance testing, failover testing; summarize test results

  • Support End to End testing efforts prior to production deployments

  • Author and Deliver Implementation Guides to Operation teams for production deployments

  • Establish and maintain current state baseline certification and technology documentation throughout the technology lifecycle, including end-of-life transitions & migrations

  • Foster strategic relationships within Company, and with vendor partners

  • Operator level experience with Linux with the ability to perform application configuration and administration

  • Experience with CLI, Unix shells (bash, csh, other), shell scripting, various OS level daemon

  • Deep knowledge of network service protocols including - but not limited to - DNS, HTTP, Media streaming technologies, Object Caching, etc.

  • Deep knowledge on distribution media delivery models (e.g. CDN) and associated media delivery streaming technologies

  • Understanding of Cloud-Based DVR architectures

  • Deep knowledge on streaming media protocols (e.g. HLS, HD, RTSP)

  • Extensive experience of video encoding, transcoding, translate, and decode

  • Extensive experience and understanding of Video on Demand, Electronic Program Guides, Metadata Management

  • Knowledge of distributed cloud and storage architectures (e.g. VMWare, OpenStack)

  • Understand media container formats including - but not limited to - 3GP, AVI, MPEG2-TS, MPEG program streams, MP4, FLV/F4V, Motion JPEG 2000, H. 264

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours