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Technical Architect
Ref No.: 18-00387
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 09/05/2018
Job Title: Technical Architect
Location: Midtown, NY
Job Type: Right to Hire
Duration: 3-6 months to Conversion
Contact Info: Janine Kramer - - 201-786-2427
  • Required are the technical workings of a multi-tier digital platform comprised of OpenText Media Manager integrated with several systems; Aspera, Media Shuttle, transcoding technology as well as in house developed systems.
  • Expertise in configuring the system and integrating it with other platforms including storage, is required.
  • Knowledge of audio and video codecs, ingestion, transcoding, working knowledge of various live media delivery protocols is required.
  • Provide hands on technical design, build and support of digital platforms that support TV Production, Business Affairs and Program Distribution departments.
  • Work with business analysts that support key business areas to ensure that current/future technologies meet and exceed current and future business needs, conducting fit-gap analysis, with recommendations to project the Director of Solutions Delivery.
  • Manage technical implementation and enhancements of a digital asset management and workflow system, including design, testing, and deployment.
  • Enhance and support OpenText Media Management and any future solutions with automated workflows such as transcoding, content delivery, systems integration, and multi-tenant support.
  • Prior experience working with digital production workflows desired.
  • Conceptual knowledge of transcoding, editing, and managed file transfers.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience implementing Digital or Media Asset Management systems.
  • Subject matter expertise in media technology including video and audio formats.
  • Proven experience with Open Text Media Management or other systems like: Levels Beyond Reach Engine, Media Beacon, Prime Focus Clear or Adobe Experience Manager are desired.
  • Clear understanding security models.
  • Hands-on experience with content delivery tools such as Aspera and Signiant.
  • Must demonstrate ability to relate user stories to technology implementation.
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in data querying tools, such as SQL, MS Access, and Excel.
  • Clear understanding of database technologies and schemas.
  • Demonstrated analytical and creative problem-solving skills with the ability to utilize data to recommend solutions and drive strategic business decisions.
  • Working knowledge of Java, HTML5, JSON, and Power Shell is a plus.
All offers of employment at TechLink, Inc. are contingent upon clear results of a thorough background check.

Background checks will be conducted on all final candidates.

Background checks will include: Social Security Verification, Prior Employment Verification, Professional References, Educational Verification, Criminal History, Motor Vehicle Records and e-verify.