Jul 24, 2017

Job title

Streaming Engineer (m/f)


Turtle Entertainment TV GmbH

Employer description

What we are searching for:

A team player and collaborative worker

Someone who is enthusiastic, motivated and willing to learn

A technical mindset but a creative problem solver

Attention to detail and someone who takes pride in their work


Germany, Cologne

Job description

The Streaming Engineer is part of the team responsible for technical execution and delivery of live event streams and recordings. With a key focus on both onsite operation and offsite engineering, the Streaming Engineer will also work to maintain current technical standards and quality, while also ensuring reliability and helping deliver content as needed by production on schedule.


Your future tasks:


  • Onsite and Offsite engineering for all Streaming and Recording needs
  • Manage distribution and delivery of live content for both digital and linear platforms
  • Setup, testing, operation, monitoring and live support during broadcasts and development cycles
  • Working closely with IT Event staff to ensure reliable and robust workflows
  • Allocation, preparation and managing streaming infrastructure
  • Building and maintaining streaming hardware and equipment
  • Configure physical encoders and streaming servers
  • Prepare and pack equipment for global shipping
  • Technical troubleshooting and remote support for external productions
  • Provide input on selection, purchase and setup of technical workflows and solutions
  • Create, manage and update internal diagrams, documents and records
  • Work with in-house video team to maintain, upgrade and manage archive storage

Job requirements

Must haves:


  • Fluent English written and verbal
  • Able to work under pressure and with flexible working hours
  • Expert computing skills for both hardware and software
  • Experience and understanding of live streaming platforms, delivery and technology
  • Knowledge of video encoding standards and formats
  • Technical experience with live streaming software and/or hardware
  • Understanding of networking and knowledge of IT infrastructure



Nice to have:


  • Fluent German written and verbal
  • Client/Customer focused mentality
  • Background in IT, Software Development or Programming
  • Background in Broadcast Engineering or Production
  • Technical knowledge of broadcast hardware and equipment
  • Linux Knowledge/Skills
  • Interest in Digital Content and Technology
  • Interest in eSports and Gaming

Job benefits

What is it like working at Turtle Entertainment?

At Turtle Entertainment, you are surrounded by some of the brightest minds in gaming. Our hierarchies are flat and your ideas and opinions are constantly in demand. Each day will be met with complex and challenging tasks we are going to solve together. Quick decision making allows us to create products which shape and define the nature of the esports market. We value team chemistry and team work above anything else, creating a friendly and fast paced work environment.

Apply information


You feel ready for the challenge to work at Turtle Entertainment? Please send us your application with your earliest starting date (including: CV, if available, some previous work samples and credentials) in PDF format to jobs(at)eslgaming.com


Turtle Entertainment GmbH

Human Resources

Schanzenstr. 23

51063 Cologne



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Germany / Cologne





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Meike Heppner
Head of HR, ESL
+49 221 880 449 - 125

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