The growing addiction for video streaming and demand for regional content is creating new job opportunities at OTT platforms.
Netflix, which entered the Indian market four years ago, said that it has over 1.7 million Indians logging in everyday.
Check out the latest job openings.
The growing addiction for video streaming and demand for regional content is creating new job opportunities across the over-the-top (OTT) platforms.
The media industry is growing at a fast pace and is expected to hit $39 billion over the next three years. And, OTT platforms like Netflix, Hotstar, Voot have a major share in it.
Netflix, which entered the Indian market four years ago, said that it has over 1.7 million Indians logging in everyday. That accounts for a total of 47.4 million subscribers in India. On the other hand, homegrown OTT players like ZEE5 and Hotstar are wooing TV consumers of the popular daily soaps.
Every week, Business Insider collates interesting vacancies across marquee organisations. This week we bring job openings in the OTT platforms.
Here are the latest openings.
Position: Manager, Human Resource Business Partner – India
Experience: Minimum 10 years
Eligibility: Human resources experience in the media/tech industry
Global OTT major Netflix is hiring an HRBP in Mumbai. The candidate will report directly to the HR director and will look after the team growth.
He will be required to interact with various teams and have a collaborative leadership style and should have the capability to influence others. The selected candidate will introduce strategies to meet business demands and instill culture by establishing interactions, constructive feedback at the workplace.
To apply for the job, the candidate must have well developed coaching, communication, and leadership skills. Working knowledge of organizational development and learning and development is an added advantage.
Interested candidates can apply here.
Position: AV Producer
Experience: Minimum 6 years
The Prime Video team is looking for an AV producer to join the creative marketing team. The candidate will be responsible for delivering video promos, digital content, and video. The applicant is required to have strong organization and communication skills along with the ability to manage the expectations of production partners and clients.
He must have experience in the entertainment industry, managing high volume global creative campaigns, collaborating with diverse teams to deliver offline and digital video marketing solutions.
Position: Engineering Manager – Personalization
Experience: Minimum 5 years
Eligibility: Experience with MySQL, NoSql (Cassandra, Redis, DynamoDB) and Netflix OSS
Hotstar is looking to hire an engineer manager for the personalisation team. The candidate will be responsible for building platforms and tools that provide customized recommendations to over 150 million users. He will also work on building storage solutions and microservices that serve recommendations at a rate of few 100K requests per second.
The candidate will be responsible for managing, executing project plans and deliveries in a given time. He will mentor the engineering team and evaluate new technologies and designs.
The candidate should be skilled in developing complex interactive applications along with the expertise in Java with micro web frameworks – like Play, Spring MVC, reactive programming. He should also have experience with MySQL, NoSql (Cassandra, Redis, DynamoDB) and Netflix OSS…….Read More>>