Gianni Vacca

Basic

Employee, Project Manager, Arkena

Paris, France

Skills

IT literate
digital television
hands-on
customer-oriented
PRINCE2® Practitioner
willing to travel
language skills
Project Management
Localization

Timeline

Professional experience for Gianni Vacca

  • Current 7 years and 9 months, since Jan 2014

    Project Manager

    Arkena

    Project Manager, VoD & OTT

  • Current 9 years and 11 months, since Nov 2011

    OVP Project Manager

    Cognacq-Jay Image

    Management of on-line video platforms (Catch-Up and VoD services) for our European customers.

  • 6 years and 7 months, Apr 2005 - Oct 2011

    Programme Manager

    OpenTV Europe

    Assist new customers in launching or migrating to OpenTV, or even in understanding OpenTV solutions. This has included capturing customer requirements, developing solutions using existing and planned OpenTV products, costing the development and deployment of these solutions, managing the overall project and continuing to maintain an ongoing relationship. This has involved ground-breaking new technological features for major digital TV networks.

  • 7 months, Mar 2004 - Sep 2004

    Project Manager

    Diadeis

    Created and managed the workshop in charge of the composition and proofreading of the Official Journal of the European Union in 20 languages; hired and taught the proofreaders. Tools/languages used: XML, InDesign. In charge of the technical interface with the customer (Publications Office of the EU). Took part in specifying the software that tackled the linguistic aspects of the work.

  • 4 years and 6 months, Jan 1999 - Jun 2003

    Launch Manager

    OpenTV Europe

    Managed the integration of the Network Package projects, and in particular the localisation of the user interface of set-top boxes using OpenTV middleware in EMEA.

Educational background for Gianni Vacca

  • 3 years and 3 months, Sep 1988 - Nov 1991

    Engineering

    Institut d'Optique Graduate School

    Optics, Electronics

Languages

  • English

    Fluent

  • Italian

    First language

  • French

    First language

  • German

    Intermediate

  • Hungarian

    Intermediate

  • Russian

    Intermediate

  • Chinese

    Intermediate

  • Korean

    Basic

Wants

job with following keywords: television
multicultural
international
programme/project management
customer support
l10n

Interests

language
culture linguistics

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