Head of Broadcast Project Engineering
Leeds or Hammersmith based
Posted on 2/16/2023
Leeds, UK
Experience Level
  • Proven track record of providing inspirational leadership and management of engineering teams
  • Understanding and application of software engineering practices to support delivery of systems with technical integrity and efficiency
  • Strong understanding and experience of delivering broadcast solutions including delivery of OTT based solutions
  • Detailed experience of delivering systems and solutions that need to operate at 99.999% availability
  • Experience of working with and managing technology vendors to deliver innovate solutions, and driving vendor roadmaps
  • Industry recognition as a regular attendee and speaker at meetups and high-profile technology conferences
  • Regular and active participation in the broadcast and OTT streaming community - be a tech evangelist
  • Experience of managing strong relationships with key partners and vendors
  • Lead a team of talented broadcast and software engineers that are responsible for all the technology and solutions from covering all components in the broadcast workflow (acquisition to hand-off to DAZN distribution platforms)
  • Provide clear vision and direction that the project engineering team fully get behind and which aligns to DAZN's overall company direction
  • Delivery of industry disrupting and innovate solutions that a critical to the success of DAZN
  • Transform the solutions that the team delivers from traditional on-prem infrastructure led solutions to software and cloud based solutions
  • Apply Agile & DevOps practices to facility collaboration across multiple development and engineering teams
  • Provide leadership, coaching, and mentoring to the team so that they have opportunities to continually grow and develop

1,001-5,000 employees

Live sports streaming service
Company Overview
DAZN's mission is to connect fans to the sports they love, their way. It’s that simple. DAZN is the leading global sports streaming service and it is fast becoming an indispensable part of sports fans’ lives as the world’s leading sport destination.
Company Core Values
  • Ambitious - everyone here wants to make a big impact at a personal, company and customer level.
  • Inventive - pushing boundaries, never settling, always restless, always wanting more for our customers.
  • Passionate - this means showing commitment and pride in what we do every day.
  • Brave - you need to get stuck in. Bring initiative but don’t be afraid of asking for help.
  • Supportive - we look out for each other and strive for inclusion and diversity in all we do.