Nokia / Velocix / Volaris - Remote
Contract Solutions Architect - Velocix Division. Video and Demand and Linear Dynamic Ad Insertion and Cloud Transcoding & Reporting. Brought in to author SCTE-35 signalling specifications for product integrators for their dynamic advert insertion product. Worked with product owner to author technical and market requirements for offshore development team, along with statement of work and other contractual documentation for their dynamic advert insertion product. Consulted on their product release with specific focus on Java performance testing and optimisation. [DASH, HLS, DAI, SCTE-35, SCTE-67, AWS, SOW, Cloud]
Product Owner / Technical Architect - Piksel Product Division. Product Owner and Technical Architect on their Fuse Publisher Media and Metadata Management product, a AWS-native PaaS for video transcoding and metadata ingestion workflows. Responsible for all elements of design and delivery including vision and roadmap, design and architecture, hiring and coaching the team, definition of initiatives and epics, guiding agile ceremonies, customer presales activities, marketing and technical documentation and overall line management. Now used in the largest internet service provider outside of the US. Technical Lead on SkyGO Web Device API and Lead Engineer on SkyGO REST Catalogue Metadata Service (Java). Led the engineering team responsible for SkyGO’s On-Demand Web Front End and led their API and implementation of their central on-demand catalogue service.
ICR Speech Solutions and Services Ltd.
Senior Developer and Project Lead - Designed and implemented a novel development framework and product for Interactive Voice Response applications, including extensive technical documentation and supporting materials.
Brings 5 years of experience building scalable and fault tolerant systems on AWS
Agile Team Leadership
Has hired, coached and led multiple teams in the UK and in Spain
Media and Broadcast Expertise
Has 6 years of experience covering DRM, Transcode, Compression, Packaging, Encription, Live, SCTE35 and Ad Insertion