I am Permanent Resident of Canada & looking for opportunities in Video domain.

I have over 10 years of experience in DTH, IPTV, OTT, Broadcast, Satellite & Play out operations.

I am in Ontario at present & can be reachable on mobile number 437-218-1922.

Experience

  • Broadcast Engineer

    at du Telecom

    March 2018 - at Present

    Dubayy

    • To ensure continuity & availability of technical systems and infrastructure providing 24x7 Broadcast, Playout, Uplink & Turnaround services from Samacom Teleport to du Network associated Consumer/Enterprise customers... • Overseeing the installation of new systems and expansion of existing systems for new channel launches, channel enhancements and technically complex live shows. • Take responsibility for prioritization and resolution of all faults that occur on shift. • Develop a close relationship with sales staff in the territory and work as a team to drive the business • Liaison with both internal and external clients for notification of fault conditions and their resolution.

  • IPTV/OTT Headend Engineer

    at du Telecom

    November 2012 - September 2017

    Dubayy

    • To ensure & maintaining the highest possible levels of technical continuity & availability of 660 24x7 IPTV & OTT services from core sites (Samacom, Dubai Meydan & Abu Dhabi Masdar) to du Network associated Consumer/Enterprise customers. • Engagement in & acceptance of the installation of new systems and expansion of existing systems for new channel launches & channel enhancements. • Liaison with all areas of the company and external service providers on both technical and strategic subjects at all levels. • Analyze & raise bill of quantity (BOQ) & bill of materials (BOM) for proposed solutions • Provide proactive feedback to Engineering Managers of technical support issues, potential problem areas or advancements in technology that may be beneficial to company. •

  • DTH/IPTV Headend Engineer

    at Relience Communications

    August 2008 - October 2012

    Mumbai - Mahārāshtra

    • Overseeing all DTH/IPTV Headend systems ensuring service continuity of approximately 400 24x7 TV channels from the core Headend station in Mumbai. • Responsible for integrating CAS system, Open TV & iDTV applications, creating technical environment for Set top box development and upgradation of existing Headend equipment. • Analyzing and resolving of Headend system Alarms and traps & faults on Headend Management System. • Liaison with other broadcasters and service providers around the world. • Closely working with Business team to fulfill request such as launch of new services, existing service deletion/modifications, configuring live setup for the events on the platform. • Management of a team of 8 shift engineers.

Education

  • Electronics & Communications Engineering

    at Saurashtra University

    2003 - 2007 (4 years)

Languages

  • English Elementary

  • Gujarati Native

  • Hindi Native

Hives