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Technology Consultant – Optik TV/Digital Video DevOps

Edmonton, AB
Full Time
3 days ago

Your enthusiasm & expertise are instrumental in driving best in class video delivery solutions at TELUS!

Join our team

The Content Support and Implementation team offers a high level of exposure to a diverse range of always challenging and ever rewarding opportunities while working on leading edge technologies. Comprised of passionate specialists with a propensity for ongoing success, we are responsible for the development, operational readiness and support of TELUS content collection and delivery solutions for Optik TV, Pik TV, Optik on the Go and the TELUS Wholesale TV offering.

As the newest member of our team, you will be focussing on work alongside this highly collaborative group of team members as well as several strategic vendor partners. Within this environment you will not only gain valued experience but contribute directly to the optimization of video content collection and distribution solutions.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

As a member of the Content Support and Implementation team you will utilize DevOps principals to evaluate current and new solutions, discover, evaluate, and provide next level support to the Optik Operations team. Your contributions will directly impact our ongoing pursuit to enhance network monitoring and dashboard reporting to provide real time health alerts of our service to be used by our frontline and support teams to quickly identify problems and in turn help reduce mean time to repair and provide after action reports which will enhance the understanding of the health status of our services.

Here's how
    •Willingness to learn and become an expert in new technologies •Leading, inspiring and supporting team members to drive high performance and team engagement •Collaborating and fostering strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders •Responsibility for the overall customer journey of OptikTV projects within TELUS •Providing support to our internal customers through the design and implementation of solutions which execute on our Optik and Resell strategies •Working closely with the operations teams to ensure requirements are understood and delivered •Helping develop and drive automation opportunities •Continuously improving processes and a relentless pursuit of reliability and efficiency •Identify & enhance operational support tools & network monitoring solutions


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Commended for being a fast learner and resourceful •Known for effective time management and ability to work independently and amongst a team •Research, analytical and problem solving skills •Recognized for your initiative and owning complex issues through to resolution •Familiar with multicasting protocols •Understanding of programming fundamentals (Java, C++, C#, Scala, Python, etc.) and scripting languages (Python/PHP/R) •Strong sense of business ownership and customer focus •Advanced oral and written English language and communication skills •With a Bachelor degree in Engineering, computer science or related discipline

    •3+ years of relevant experience supporting IPTV technologies, development & standardization •Experience with Transport Network concepts & technology •Experience working with video encoding technologies and compression formats used for live and file based video delivery •Development experience related to TV content delivery

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.
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