Nokia

Nokia

Cambridge is Global Headquarters of the IP Video Business Unit of Nokia; providers of TV/Media products and services to PayTV providers and content owners around the world. Starting as Velocix back in 2003 the company was acquired by Alcatel-Lucent in July 2009 and became part of Nokia in January 2016.

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Address: 3 Ely Road, Milton , Cambridge
Postcode: CB24 6DD
Country: United Kingdom
Website: http://www.nokia.com
Membership type:Enhanced Founder (£20,000+VAT pa)

Overview
Nokia offers service providers one of the broadest and most innovative ranges of video solutions in the industry, tailored specifically to delivering innovative TV and video services that will continue to be the driving factor behind the exponential growth in consumer IP traffic.

Our Commitment to our Customers
We are passionate about making our customers successful. We are 100% focused on ensuring that their consumers and subscribers are treated to a compelling and rewarding video experience.

We are agile and flexible and work collaboratively to make sure we meet their needs and exceed their expectations. We are working with well established brands helping them embrace a new and exciting channel to market. We are working with new entrant start-ups and entrepreneurs looking to introduce innovative new service offerings and business models to market. Every one of our customers, no matter how large or small, gets the red carpet treatment.

We are the Global Number 1 Content Delivery Network (CDN) equipment supplier. We provide products and services to numerous telecom operators across the world, including two of the three largest cable operators and more locally TalkTalk in the UK,  who use our products to optimise and enhance the delivery of their TV services to devices including tablets, consoles and connected TVs. Our innovations in this field led to us winning twice the Supplier Innovation Award by Liberty Global who are the largest cable operator in the world with over 24 Million subscribers in 14 countries. The team were also awarded a Technical Emmy by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences….software development just doesn’t get any more glamorous than that !

The Video BU is today poised for exponential growth, with a world class team in place, a world class network, and burgeoning demand for digital asset delivery services from both traditional and new entrant broadcasters, producers and distributors.

We're Recruiting!
Want to work for one of the most fun, leading edge companies in Cambridge and the UK?  Then come and join us!  In addition to a competitive salary we offer a world class benefits package including:-

  • Medical Insurance
  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Cover
  • Dependants Pension
  • Pension Plan with Company Contributions
  • Employee Assistance Program for confidential counselling

    Want a more personal benefits package. With our FLEX program you can buy and sell your benefits to improve or reduce them to better meet your personal needs. With FLEX you can:-

    • Buy or sell holidays
    • Get personal travel insurance and health assessment
    • Receive a hospital cash plan, dental insurance and critical illness cover
    • Get fit with the Bike2Work Program
    • Receive Childcare Vouchers

    The other great things about working here

    • Hungry ? Thirsty ? : Fresh fruit, tea, coffee and canned drinks are all free. We also have Free Food Friday on the last Friday of each month providing a lunch for everyone…Mexican is a particular favourite.
    • Want something to do : In addition to the regular summer family party and Christmas do the “Out of Office” club organises regular social events from curry to bowling, punting and the cinema.
    • Giving something back : We are very grateful to the community that supports us. Our focus charity is East Anglia Children’s Hospice (EACH) which is headquartered here in Milton. We also are the prod sponsor of Milton Community Football Club.

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Nokia and China Unicom are conducting a live trial in China

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Nokia partners with Lucasfilm: behind-the-scenes VR experience of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Nokia partners with Lucasfilm: behind-the-scenes VR experience of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

VR content created with OZO VR camera and software continues multi-year technology agreement with The Walt Disney Company

24 April 2017Read in full

Nokia fiber tech delivers high capacity, low latency mobile transport solution for 5g era

Nokia is introducing a broad set of next-generation fiber access solutions that deliver on the capacity and latency requirements essential for mobile transport. Nokia's addition of next-generation 10Gbps passive optical network (PON) and point-to-point (P2P) fiber to its mobile transport solution gives operators the capacity, scale and flexibility needed to support network densification in the 5G era.

14 February 2017Read in full

Nokia and Sky enhance on-demand video services in the UK

Nokia today announced that its Velocix Content Delivery Network (CDN) has been deployed by Sky, Europe's leading entertainment company. The alliance enhances Sky's high-speed video and data services for the company's millions of UK customers.

1 February 2017Read in full

Nokia announces its 2016 Bell Labs Prize winners

Nokia announces the winners of its third annual Bell Labs Prize, all of whom demonstrated game-changing ideas in the fields of science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

19 December 2016Read in full

Nokia and The Humanitarian Cooperative use VR to show impact of ongoing refugee crisis

Nokia and The Humanitarian Cooperative use virtual reality to show impact of ongoing refugee crisis through a new lens and to support the efforts of UNHCR.

8 December 2016Read in full

Nokia accelerates cable operators' transition to all-digital, IP and fiber networks

Nokia today announced its new Gainspeed product family for unified cable access, giving cable operators a faster, more cost-effective way to increase the capacity of their existing HFC networks and meet growing customer demand for greater bandwidth services.

26 September 2016Read in full

Nokia publishes its annual People and Planet Report for 2015

Nokia has published its 2015 sustainability performance report, reaffirming its commitment to connect the world in a responsible way.

12 May 2016Read in full

Paul Larbey

Founder views: Paul Larbey, Head of IP Video Business at Nokia

Did you know that the round-the-clock nerve centre for some of the world’s largest cable TV operators is located here? That’s just one reason why Paul Larbey, Head of IP Video Business at Nokia, thinks Cambridge is amazing. In the latest of Cambridge Network's interviews with Founder members, he says we should be shouting about it.

28 April 2015Read in full