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Infrastructure Cloud and Virtualization Broadcast Engineer

Discovery Inc
Issy-les-Moulineaux, Île-de-France 92130
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Discovery Inc

Location: Issy-les-Moulineaux, France,
Req ID: 12635


The engineering team at Eurosport is responsible for designing, building, configuring and maintaining all the production and transmission systems at our offices throughout EMEA, we are currently implementing a ground up rebuild of our systems utilizing the latest in IP based technologies allowing full remote production of Live events.

As these new systems cross many departmental boundaries Eurosport is looking for a Virtualization and Cloud Engineer who can design, scale & configure Virtualization and Cloud components as part of the overall media workflow solutions utilizing COTS technologies to deliver best in class business solutions.

Activities you will undertake in this role include:
  • Expert level design, configuration, and support of Media centric virtualized platforms
  • Expert level design, configuration, and support of media centric cloud (AWS preferred) systems.
  • Working closely with Eurosport tier 1 teams and Partner Groups to ensure system design and configurations are fully documented and supportable.
  • Scale existing designs, looking for opportunities to improve efficiency and reliability

Eurosport Engineering are looking for Virtualization and Cloud engineers who are familiar with production and operational needs of a busy sports media producer who can design, improve and support virtualized and cloud systems in partnership with the corporate IT teams, but with a very focused eye on the Media needs.

In this role, you should be a first-class collaborator and communicator with a strong design and delivery background familiar with listening to business & operational requirements and able to turn them into practical, efficient, and reliable systems.


  • Working with Architecture team to deliver optimal designs in accordance with best practices
  • Working with Project Managers to advise of relevant works and timelines and advise relevant partner groups of works needed from them
  • Generate and Maintain documentation for Media Virtualization and Cloud systems
  • Work with support teams to assist where necessary with deep level issues
  • Collaborating with engineering and development teams to evaluate and identify optimal cloud solutions.
  • Modifying and improving existing systems.
  • Educating teams on the implementation of virtualized and cloud systems enabling efficient support.
  • Ensuring efficient functioning of data storage and processing functions in accordance with company security policies and best practices in cloud security.
  • Identifying, analyzing, and resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues.
  • Regularly reviewing existing systems and making recommendations for improvements.


  • Degree in computer science or a similar field.
  • At least 3 years of experience in the field of virtualization and cloud computing.
  • Experience of Infrastructure, Virtualization and Cloud usage in Live sports and Broadcasting industries
  • Experience with MAM and Edit systems usage
  • Experience of high performance VDI systems
  • Familiar with VMware systems
  • Working with media formats (Video, Audio and ancillary data) in a virtualized environment
  • Experience with CI/CD systems.
  • Desirable would experience with GV Stratus or a similar system
  • Experience with Adode Premiere or a similar system.
  • Troubleshooting and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Excellent documentational skill
  • Organizational and leadership skills
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken, French is also highly desirable.

Details :
  • Permanent contract
  • Location independent but expected to be able to work from either London or Paris office as needed.
  • Regular Office hours from Monday to Friday, but may include out of regular hours of working as project needs dictate
  • Some travel may be required

The "Mission Handicap" works along with the Occupational Health Department to ensure inclusion for employees with disabilities throughout their work-life journey. We are able to make workstations or workplace environments adjustments to meet our employees' needs so that they can reach their full potential.

La Mission Handicap travaille en collaboration avec le Service de Sant au Travail pour faciliter l'inclusion des collaborateurs en situation de handicap tout au long de leur parcours au sein de l'entreprise. Nous avons la possibilit de mettre en place des adaptations de poste ou d'environnement de travail de manire rapide et efficace pour rpondre aux besoins de toutes et tous. Nous donnons ainsi nos collaborateurs la possibilit d'exprimer leur performance dans un environnement adapt et qui leur convient.


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Posted: 2021-09-03 Expires: 2021-10-05

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