Senior Manager - Content Security
Time TypeFull time
Area of BusinessDigital Entertainment
LocationHammersmith -Griffin House Hammersmith Road
Job ID 00016260
About the role
As we enter one of the most exciting times in our history we are looking for a Senior Manager – Content Security that oozes our Virgin values and embraces the on-going ways of working within Liberty Global.
Why Virgin Media? We are the future. We understand our people, their lifestyles and we support them no matter what. We LOVE being different, thinking outside the box and being the best we can be, all the time.
What will you be doing?
We are looking for a Senior Manager – Content Security to provide negotiation support for all content security and protection issues to members of the Content Acquisition Team. You will advise on technical and security issues for product development, as well as manage privacy and GDPR policy for all content related issues.
- Maintain a complete set of Content Partner (CP) Technical/Security approvals for all VM technologies (platforms, STBs, apps etc.)
- Work hand in hand with the CAT team and review deals to ensure compliance with VM processes, technological capabilities and proposed developments
- Read and comment as needed on all deals and issues arising from deal negotiations
- Manage the content acquisition rights database – Mediamorph
- Actively liaise with Content Partners to brief them on upcoming VM product development and any subsequent changes to VM’s approach to content security.
- Ensure that VM and LG development teams are kept up-to-date with any changes in Content
- Partners content protection requirements so that any changes can be implemented into the existing development roadmap without budget implications or creating delays to delivery
- Keep up to date with industry bodies/technical working groups to ensure a thorough understanding of upcoming technical developments and proposed standards
- Lead DE’s anti-piracy strategy and activity (coordinating with the VM Fraud Team and outside agencies e.g. FACT)
- Act as the DE point of contact for the VM risk register, identify and document new risks and track existing risks and response by the risk register
Are you right for the role?
So it’s the moment of truth, right? What are we looking for in the successful candidate?
- Engineering or similar degree or equivalent experience
- Content Provider/Studio background would be an advantage
- Significant experience of working in content security sector
- Negotiation expertise specifically negotiating commercial contracts
- Knowledge and experience of:
- Content security technologies and practices
- Anti-Piracy technologies and practices
- Cable/Broadband operations
- IP delivery of apps and content
- Diligent, flexible, ability to work to deadlines and credible at presenting to management
- Develop and deliver effective strategies to deliver optimal results
- Excellent communication skills and a team player
- Ability to thrive in a constantly changing environment and work effectively under pressure
- Results oriented with ability to implement change and obtain alignment with key stakeholders
- Ability to quickly understand business objectives and to recognise and capitalise on market opportunities
- Enthusiasm and passion for what they do
Virgin Media is part of Liberty Global, the world’s biggest cable company. We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade. Through four multi-award-winning services - Virgin Fibre, Virgin TV, Virgin Mobile and Virgin Phone - we help people access technology to build connections that really matter.
We are dedicated to nurturing an engaged workforce that represents the diversity of our customers and communities. Read more here.
Our benefits are your reward for being brilliant. They’re pretty darn spectacular. Just like our people. We’ve put together a package to help you love what you do, at work and at play. You will get 25 days holiday and your birthday off each year, we provide a company funded Medical Plan as well as a Pension Plan where we will match every pound you put in, up to 10%. What's more you'll also benefit from discounts across Virgin Media products and Virgin brands and many other perks on top.
You can find out about all benefits in full here.
Come and be a part of something special. Join us!