Senior Technical Analyst

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6 months
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Role: Senior Technical Analyst

Client: Media Entertainment

Location: Remote/West London

Rate: up to £670 a day (inside IR35)

Duration: initial 6-month contract

Our media entertainment client is looking for a Senior Technical Analyst to join the Global OTT Streaming & Platforms team for an initial 6-month assignment.

The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar team as well as direct exposure to a technical role and transitioned into an Analysis focused position.

They are currently working fully remotely but will be expecting a flexible working arrangement moving forward (occasional travel to West London-based offices).

Key Responsibilities:

- Take ownership of the requirement analysis process for particular work items taken into the Global OTT Streaming & Platforms roadmap - evaluating risks, predicting potential problems, documenting service spec APIs and sequence diagrams.

- As the analyst in a development scrum team, facilitate estimation sessions to obtain high level roadmap estimates and RAID logs, break down functional and non-functional requirements into user stories and present them to the team in planning sessions, provide support during the development cycle.

- Work alongside Solution Architects to assist in the design of reliable and resilient services in accordance to industry best practices.

- Understand how components integrate with one another and how to make those integrations resilient and reliable.

Key Experience required:

- Excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrable experience working with highly collaborative software engineering teams.

- Previous hands-on technical experience in a similar role working on similar projects.

- Strong analysis and problem-solving skills, with a clear understanding of what is important when building highly available, highly reliable REST based services.

- In-depth understanding of all stages of the systems delivery life cycle and of the inter-relationships between different technical areas and business areas.