Services of an IT system architect
ZDF, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, Anstalt des öffentlichen Rechts | Published November 9, 2013 - Deadline December 16, 2013
The HR New Media controls the development of the online service of the ZDF. This range includes the ZDFMediathek and the portal heute.de. One of the key challenges is on the one hand, the devices and systems to manage diversity in the market as well as the other, the variety of systems in the house. To assist in the implementation of this task ZDF procured services of an IT system architect. The main task of this IT system architects is the development of applications in the context of the online platform of ZDF. In the role as a system architect working on the technical planning, design and implementation of online services and the underlying technical infrastructure in projects with active. System environment: ZDF operates a heterogeneous network of different systems and data sources for its various offers (online, teletext, HbbTV, etc.). The central technical platform P12 of the online presence of zdf.de, heute.de and zdfsport.de based on CoreMedia 6 and serves the editorial content capture and playout of the website. P12 on various systems (Program Data System (vignette), event-Containers & Tivi.de (Imperia), library (CoreMedia 5), etc.) and data providers (sports information, weather, stock market data, etc.) can be integrated and pushed through. In addition, the ZDF operates the ZDFMediathek (CoreMedia 5) and Tivi.de (Imperia) and Teletext, HbbTV and other smart TV offers. The playout of each offer includes an HTML version of any browser that is distributed over a CDN and an XML variant of the other systems for further processing (the mobile version, iPhone and Android app, etc.) will be provided. In addition, the ZDF plays a variety of program-related microsites to current TV shows. Most system and offers the ZDF operate in the house on Linux servers. However, few systems are also based on Sun Solaris, Windows, and OS X servers. The whole infrastructure of the house is designed for a high-performance, load and failsafe playout of offers on the various platforms. Other conditions: The intention is to conclude a contract with an operator for a period of two years with an option to extend for ZDF twice of one year. The expected call volume within the first two years is 440 days. A minimum purchase volume of 300 days within the first two years is guaranteed. Are required per week use mine at least four days to the present tense ten hours Mainz. For sickness, holidays and other absences of comparable quality representation scheme is secure. To ensure the objectivity and independence in the performance of tasks not accept applications from individuals and legal entities are considered which have within the last 24 months a contract with the ZDF about the planning and implementation of IT tasks with points of contact for the online division of the ZDF closed or longer due to already ongoing contractual relationships with ZDF were employed within the last 24 months in the planning and implementation of IT tasks with points of contact for the online sector of the ZDF. The application prohibition also applies to all subcontractors who worked for the above natural or legal persons ZDF during the planning and implementation of IT tasks with points of contact for the online sector of the ZDF and all subsidiaries and affiliates of such natural and legal people.