CAREER – Functional Architect TV/Video


NORIGIN MEDIA is a TV Everywhere company, which enables multi-screen and OTT services for carriers, broadcasters and content owners. The Scandinavian company offers a complete multi-screen application suite and a Live TV hosting headend capacity as primary products. NORIGIN MEDIA is reinventing how people watch TV. Join the technical revolution on how people will consume TV content in the years to come. You will architect and develop user experiences that will reach millions of TV users on Smartphones, Tablets, PC´s, Connected TV´s and Game Consoles.

Position Summary NORIGIN MEDIA is seeking an experienced Functional Architect to work in the company’s offices in Oslo, Norway. As a Functional Architect you will be responsible for defining, prioritizing, and detailing of the functional requirements for the products of the company. You must possess experience from working with UI/UX driven projects as well as engineering experience in order to be able to drive and detail the functional design of complex software engineering projects. You will work extensively with a cross function of various internal teams ranging from Sales/Marketing, Product Development, Engineering, Testing, and other internal teams who are related to product development.

Key Responsibilities

  • Product Backlog management for multiple projects
  • Work with stakeholders, internal and external, to collect product features
  • Keep control of Device Roadmap (OS versions to be supported and new platforms/devices)
  • Work with Internal Product Design Team to specify requirement and design for all features
  • Write Detailed requirements (user stories) for product and customer features
  • Coordinate between different engineering teams
  • Manage product roadmap presentation, product definitions, design guidelines

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience leading Story/Epic creation meetings as well as iteration and release planning meetings
  • Good knowledge of Scrum and Scrum Product Owner
  • Best knowledge of best practices of software engineering methodologies (Agile, Scrum, Kanban,…)
  • Experience from working with remote and distributed teams
  • Experience from the TV or online video industry
  • BS in Computer Science or related field
  • 5+ years of experience working on large scale technology projects
  • Excellent verbal and written skills (English)
  • Successful track record of delivering quality results in complex cross-functional projects
  • Deep understanding of Cloud architecture and application deployment
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions

For your application to be considered please let us know when you can start and that you are situated in, or willing to move to, Oslo (mandatory). Please apply by sending your cover note and CV to Please state the position clearly in the subject field.