We are looking for an Ad Tech and Support Engineer to drive the ad tech and ad operational management across the suite of products including video, mobile, OTT, and web. He or she will be responsible for establishing and maintaining Ad Tech best practices, improve ad delivery methods, execute ad architecture rollouts, and assist with cross organizational platform ad tech support for the Sales & Operations division. The successful candidate will be passionate about advertising, media and technology and have great hands-on technical, problem-solving and communication skills. This candidate will assist in perfecting the operational excellence across the entire ad tech suite at Sinclair Digital. This position will report directly to the Director, Yield and Sales Operations.
The ideal candidate will have the following experience:
2-3 years experience in Ad Tech or sales engineering on digital platforms
working knowledge of video distribution in IPTV or OTT providers specifically within Roku
End to end system design, integration and testing of digital video broadcast and delivery systems
Needs hardware, software and network knowledge
Deep understanding of compression and streaming video technologies HLS FMP4 and ive HLS, DASH, VAST/VPAID, Client and Server Side DAI.
HTTP traffic and protocols for video delivery and troubleshooting HTTP communication
Understanding of Internet protocols such as FTP, MFTP, HTTP (XML, HTML), and SSH
Knowledge in TV streaming standards, web protocols, mobile APP
Problem solving and trouble shooting skills with debug tools that spread cross-device
Cloud Management through APIs
Understanding of Content Delivery Networks (CDN)
GAM Ad Server knowledge is a plus
Great communication skills