Technology Lead

A fast growing media company, part of a global organisation, is seeking a Technology Lead / Senior IT Engineer to transform their technical operations, ensuring the effective provision of SaaS platforms and other technology solutions that meet the needs of the business. This role requires a deep understanding of infrastructure and the successful applicant will be an expert at integrating systems. You’ll mostly lead project work, but you’re also a key player in service delivery by acting as a technical escalation point for junior support staff.


This role is hybrid  (the office is based near Liverpool St, London) and is paying up to £60,000 plus great benefits.


You will work closely with the Head of Technical Operations, other cross-functional teams and key business stakeholders to drive innovation and optimise efficiency across the  business platforms, with a particular focus on content editing. Other responsibilities include:

  • Managing and maintaining the company's technology infrastructure, including servers, networks, endpoints, and software systems, to ensure optimal performance, stability, and security.
  • Leading technology projects, including system upgrades, migrations, and deployments, ensuring seamless integration and minimal downtime.
  • Designing and build a secure, resilient and scalable video editing solution.
  • Engaging with key business stakeholders to establish the business’ technology needs.
  • The complete technology lifecycle, from conceptualisation to implementation, including transition to Operations and Service Delivery.
  • Creating and maintaining effective technical and operational documentation; including accurate records of technology infrastructure, configurations, and changes, and making available to relevant personnel.



  • Excellent technical knowledge; a degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent hands on experience in a range of roles.
  • In-depth knowledge of Google Workspace admin.
  • Proficient with MDM solutions (Jamf preferred).
  • Proficiency with Identity and Access Management systems inc. SSO integrations (Okta preferred).
  • Ability to configure virtual environments, functional networks, servers, software.
  • A good understanding of IT Security (AV, Firewalls), DHCP & DNS, storage systems.
  • Knowledge of network engineering, network operations, and network performance analysis skills including LANs, WANs & Wireless, TCP/IP networking principles.
  • Strong understanding of media production workflows and technology requirements.
  • As the team grows over time, the role may evolve to incorporate a people management component, with a Senior IT Engineer becoming the first direct report. This will mean providing guidance, coaching, and mentorship to a high-performing Technology team.
London - Central
IT Management
Contact Name:
Will Cusack