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Software Tools Developer - Video Ad Technology
Ref No.: 18-00126
Location: Englewood, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Our client, one of the nation's premiere Media & Communications clients, is seeking a Software Tools Developer in support of their Video Ad Technology. This is a long-term contract opportunity.


. Develop scripts/tools for IP video monitoring and testing initiatives led by the group
. Assist End-to-End Systems Integration and Functional Validation for Video Advertising platform for both Classic QAM video delivery and IP based ABR streaming platform
. This role requires close collaboration with Product, Architecture, Development, System Integration & Test and Operations/Monitoring team as well as External Solution Vendors to realize a Product from initial lab Proof of Concept to fully production system
. Assist with Operation Readiness Testing for the end-to-end platform and entire workflow, starting from Campaign creation, Execution, Data collection and successful reporting for Ad Campaigns
. Assist with training of Operations team for operational handoff
. Assist with documentation for end-to-end system and developing product playbooks for end users and operations
. Assist in functional validation of various components of the system that are either internally developed or licensed solutions from external vendors
. Assist in troubleshooting of any production issues
. Assist in any improvements/optimizations of existing processes or functions

Required Skills:

. Strong scripting and tool development skills in an IP-Video background (Bash, Python, JS, XML)
. S/W Web technologies and monitoring tools knowledge (Node-JS, JSON, REST, NGINX, JMeter, Splunk)
. App development in iOS and Android environments as well as Roku SDK development
. Systems Integration and deployment experience in Video products for DVB systems and/or IPTV
. Familiarity with industry standards and specifications (SCTE 35/130, IAB-VAST)
. Familiarity with video encoding and transport/streaming technologies (MPEG, H.264, HLS, DASH)
. Past Experience in developing, deploying or operating a Video Advertising platform would be a plus
. Familiarity with S/W development methodologies and Performance/Functional testing experience
. Bachelors degree in EE/CS or related field required

Ryan Ruppel
Direct: 212-792-6362
Nationwide: 877-677-6566