Principal Systems Architect – SDVI

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Principal Systems Architect: The Position

As part of an internationally distributed team, headquartered in California but working from home and in the field, you are assertive, energetic, an excellent communicator, and a highly effective collaborator. You balance your technical capabilities with a commercial awareness, and find both equally rewarding. You have a passion for working intimately with customers to change the way they work and are motivated by sharing in their ongoing success.

As principal systems architect for SDVI, you work closely with developers, engineers, and other technical professionals from customers and partners to promote the company’s media technology products and services. You are responsible for representing the company and its platform within the developer community, engaging with developers through a variety of channels, such as online forums and social media, and providing technical guidance and support as needed. You are also responsible for gathering feedback from developers and using this information to improve the company’s products and services. You may also be required to help in the creation and presentation of technical content, such as tutorials and demos, to help developers learn about the company’s products and services.

The role involves designing, advising on, and implementing complex systems and supply chains for media customers. You are responsible for analyzing the customers’ business requirements and objectives, and developing architectural plans and strategies to support these goals. You work closely with other SDVI teams, including the Technical Solutions and Engineering teams, to ensure that the systems and solutions being designed and implemented are robust, scalable, and aligned with the organization’s goals and objectives.

In addition, you will be involved in identifying and evaluating new technologies and trends that could benefit the organization, and in developing and implementing strategies to integrate these technologies into the organization’s systems and solutions. This position plays a key role in building and maintaining relationships with the company’s developer community, and in helping to drive adoption of the company’s platform through evangelism and technical excellence.

Job Requirements:

• 10+ years of customer-facing experience with large media and entertainment customers.
• Intimate familiarity with media workflows and associated tools and technologies.
• Understanding of common media file types and structures.
• Proficient working knowledge of XML, JSON and Python.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Ability to travel to and work from customer locations as required.
• Technical education to bachelor’s level, preferably in CS or EE.

You Should Be Interested in SDVI Because:

Working for a fast-growing and established, yet young company, you’ll be working with our customers who are some of the biggest names in media and entertainment. They rely on our platform to prepare and deliver their content to millions of people.

SDVI is a dynamic company that holds a leading position in its market, is growing exponentially, and is achieving annual revenues in the millions of dollars. In addition, SDVI is backed by well-respected customers, including Discovery, Fox, Sky, and WarnerMedia.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package including competitive salary, medical, vision, dental, and stock options in a stimulating and rewarding distributed work environment.

SDVI is committed to Diversity, Equity & Inclusivity in our workforce. We maintain a courteous work environment that recognizes the dignity and worth of each employee. SDVI respects the individual needs of employees and is an equal opportunity employer.


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