Want to do the best work of your life? Make your mark at Europe’s leading entertainment brand. Our people make Sky a truly exciting and inclusive place to work – a place where you can be yourself and let your skills shine.
Join a team of passionate problem solvers working in a state-of-the-art office environment built for collaboration. In this role you will have the opportunity to be part of a team designing and building a range of different applications that support the operational teams who keep critical premium TV services on air, contributing to providing a world-class entertainment service for millions of viewers.
What You’ll do:
Provide an expert level of technical application support / site reliability engineering for Sky Media’s advertising sales system, within a Cloud / Enterprise system environment,
Working with the Support Team Leader, plan and deliver the services required to get new systems live, both in house and externally developed. This includes scheduling of resources, estimation of effort, operational service design including SLAs, and operational acceptance testing to ITIL standards.
Help manage 3rd party solution providers, working closely on project delivery and issue resolution.
Help build up and retain knowledge and expertise within the team, ensuring training material and documentation is updated to reflect changes in a timely manner.
Deputise for the Team Leader as and when required, ensuring the significant risks or issues are escalated to Management in a timely fashion and that the team are delivering to objectives.
Provide out of hours on call cover on a rota basis.
What you’ll bring:
Excellent experience in Cloud / Enterprise system environments, including at least one scripting language, strong SQL, great knowledge of Linux, exposure to CI-CD pipeline and Containerisation technologies.
A proven record of technical problem solving in a complex, multi-tiered environment.
Ability to create project plans and agree project timelines to ensure operational commitments are delivered on time with all essential support arrangements in place including training and handover to Service Management.
Adtech or Dynamic Ad Serving experience ideal, but not essential.
Ability to multi-task, this role requires dealing with simple and complex user queries, incidents, requests and project tasks, often at the same time.
Google Cloud or AWS support experience
You will be working within the Ad-Tech as part of the Support & Engineering Team that supports and builds the Sky Media’s systems that help to deliver the advertising revenue on digital and linear platforms. The role is within the DTH Linear systems team, primarily looking after the corporate scheduling and delivery components of the Advertising ecosystem.
– There’s a reason people can’t stop talking about #LifeAtSky. Our great range of rewards really are something special, here are just a few:
– Sky Q, for the TV you love all in one place
– A generous pension package
– Private healthcare
– Discounted mobile and broadband
We don’t just look at your CV. We’re more focused on who you are and the potential you’ll bring to Sky. We also know that everyone has a life outside work, [Flexible working line – To be selected from available options]
And we’ll do everything we can to support you during your application. If you need us to make any adjustments to our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.
Apply now to build an amazing career and be part of a brilliant team. We can’t wait to hear from you.
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Just so you know: if your application is successful, we’ll ask you to complete a criminal record check. And depending on the role you have applied for and the nature of any convictions you may have, we might have to withdraw the offer.
If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today.
Happy to talk flexible working
It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.
If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.
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