Job title: Software Architect (OTT Video, Web, Mobile Applications)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Broadcast Media, Entertainment & Media Production
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev
Salary type: Monthly
Salary from: USD $5,000.00
Salary to: USD $7,000.00
Location: Thailand, Southeast Asia
Job published: 13/01/2021
Job ID: 37495

Job Description

We have a very unique and exciting job vacancy available for a hands-on Software Architect with strong web & mobile application development experience, to join a leading international OTT video entertainment company. This is a permanent position based in their vibrant head office in Thailand, Southeast Asia and as such, will require full relocation. 
As a Software Application Architect, you will play a key role in building and improving the company's OTT video streaming platform and be responsible for the design, development and architecture of web, mobile & TV apps and backend services. 

Working within an Agile environment and in collaboration with key Product stakeholders, you will be the subject matter expert for application development, translating both business and end user requirements into scalable, high performance, microservices based digital products that meet technology goals.

Leading, mentoring and training a team of talented software engineers, you will ensure the delivery of both feature and non-feature technical solutions, increase productivity levels, improve the level of programming skills across the department and ensure excellent quality standards & best practices are met. 

Candidates will have a proven background in web / mobile application architecture for OTT streaming platforms, microservices architecture, container platforms (Kubernetes, OpenShift) and cloud-based solutions, such as Google Cloud Platform (GCP) or Amazon Web Services (AWS).  

You will have hands-on software development skills covering frontend (ReactJS, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3), backend (NodeJS, Java, Go) and mobile (Android, iOS, React Native) technologies. You will also be familiar with databases (MongoDB, Cassandra), web servers (Nginx, Apache), Agile methodologies and continuous integration (CI) / continuous delivery (CD) processes. 

Exceptional English communication skills (both written and verbal) are required, along with the ability to analyse current technology usage, identify areas for improvement and deliver presentations to senior stakeholders on recommendations and technical designs. You will also be adept at defining and executing the delivery of clear objectives and goals successfully. 

Team leadership skills and the ability to coach others to maximise their full potential are vital, as is setting and maintaining a positive team morale. 
This is an unparalleled opportunity to join a global OTT entertainment organisation based in the heart of one of SE Asia’s most popular destinations, as part of an exciting expansion strategy. In return, a fantastic package is on offer including a competitive salary and generous benefits package.
If you feel you have the software architecture and team leadership experience to be successful in this role and you are open to full relocation to South East Asia, then please apply with a copy of your latest CV today.