Job Details: Technical Director

Technical Director

Job Specification

Job Title: Technical Director
Ref: 4711
Location: Europe: London, UK
Sector: Technical: Engineering
Type: Permanent

Job Details

Christy Media Solutions is currently working with a media services and technology company that is experiencing an exciting period of growth. As part of this growth our client is looking to recruit a Technical Director on a permanent basis.

As the Technical Director, you will take ultimate responsibility for the company’s technical infrastructure, leading the technology strategy across the business and ensuring it remains at the forefront of technology.

You will be heavily involved in all technical projects and be responsible for designing and specifying systems and equipment to meet the company’s evolving requirements.

This position will also be responsible for managing the company’s technical infrastructure, including building a support team to ensure all internal and external SLAs are met.

Applicants should have a proven background in a senior level technical management role within a top-tier broadcast / post production environment. A strong technical understanding across a range of technologies including NLE systems such as Avid Media Composer or Adobe Premiere Pro, networking, encoding/transcoding, video servers, networks and codecs is essential.

Previous experience of managing large-budget infrastructure projects and delivering them on time and to budget is also required.  Communication and negotiation skills are essential, as is previous experience of recruiting technical staff.

If you feel you have the rights skills and experience to be successful in this role and you have a keen interest in the latest broadcast and media technologies, then please apply now for consideration.

Please note candidates must be fully eligible to work in the UK to be considered.

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