Solution Lead at UIC Digital, Not specified, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • United Kingdom
  • Jun 27, 2024
Duration not stated Media-Journalism

Contract Description

UIC Digital is an award-winning creative software engineering agency based in London, New York and Budapest. We pride ourselves on the quality of the digital products that we develop and have some of the world's biggest brands as our clients.

Due to sustained growth, we are looking for a Solution Lead/Systems Analyst with demonstrable experience in the media & broadcast sector to join our growing team and work with one of our most important clients.


You will have to be experienced in the broadcast/media world, with demonstrable knowledge and expertise around:

  • Video content
  • Captioning
  • Metadata and metadata management
  • Content syndication
  • System delivery to 3rd party client(s)

Knowledge and experience of the broadcast & media sector is essential as the learning curve is felt to be too steep to manage for someone without sector experience.

You will:

  • Be responsible for all aspects of the system definition and analysis; taking responsibility for all elements of the system that will feed into the development of the solution.
  • Be the first point of contact for any issues that may arise throughout solution delivery process
  • Operate as the domain expert for the system
  • Identify system requirements
  • Liaise with the BA to track additional requirements and features
  • Document interfaces between new and legacy systems
  • Collaborate with developers to produce new systems
  • Validate changes
  • Ensure deadline and budget requirements are met

This project will consist of a hybrid client/vendor team, our client will be a key element within the delivery team and it is important to appreciate that different teams from within the client are similar to different suppliers!

Consisting of both internal business & sector leading vendors, the solution will cover areas such as, but not limited to:

  • Management video syndication
  • Captioning
  • Management of metadata


  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of the broadcast & media sector
  • Clear and competent communication skills across all business areas (the client, internal team(s), vendor teams, vendors etc.)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to resolve problems and queries throughout all stages of a project

We offer:

This is a contract role that offers:

  • The chance to work with some of the newest technological trends
  • The ability to impact the business - you can and will make a difference!
  • Full-time remote working (with, restrictions allowing, client/vendor site visits)
  • A genuinely interesting and challenging project