About us

Our expertise

With 30 years of experience, Cognacq-Jay Image is a privileged partner in the media industry. With a strong presence in Europe and the United States, Cognacq-Jay Image supports broadcasting companies, telecommunications operators, OTT platforms, and content owners.

With a technical vision and a human approach, Cognacq-Jay Image provides 360° services offering comprehensive solutions for managing your workflow and distributing your linear and on-demand video content.

Our values

At CJI, we believe that every action matters. That’s why we strive to integrate Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) into our decisions and operations. From promoting diversity and inclusion to reducing our carbon footprint, we are committed to acting responsibly towards our employees, clients, partners, and the environment.

Satisfy our customers:
through services and platforms that promote their content in a sustainable and responsible manner

Value people:
it is women and men who create our value

nurturing our technical creativity, sharing our ideas, and preparing our future

Our history


Establishment of Cognacq-Jay Image, a provider of audiovisual broadcasting services.

2004 - 2005
2004 - 2005

First transcoding for the first French VOD platform.

Development and operation of audiovisual broadcasting system with live contributions and 24/7 web variants.

2007 - 2010
2007 - 2010

Acquisition of SmartJog by the group, a company specialized in ultra-secure digital media exchange.

First HD & 3D transcoding.

Development and operation of an OTT solution for beIN Sports.

2016 - 2017
2016 - 2017

Operation of the first 4K/UHD broadcasting system.

Launch of Harmony workflow orchestrator.

Acquisition of SmartJog by Cognacq-Jay Image.

2018 - 2019
2018 - 2019

Launch of IPPlayout, onPrem.

Launch of UHD Playout live event (Sports).

Launch of the Canal+ VOD platform.

2020 - 2023
2020 - 2023

New ownership, new offices. Independence from the TDF group.

Development of Consulting services.

Success in OTT services: FIFA World Cup 2022 BeIN.

Leader of Disaster Recovery in the French market.

2024 - 2026
2024 - 2026

Establishment of an Innovation Department

Launch of a suite of Artificial Intelligence applications

... Ready to Play!

Join us !

Cognacq-Jay Image is looking for employees who are passionate about technical issues in the audiovisual field, for positions focused on AI, OTT, IT, broadcast projects, etc.
Open to the diversity of profiles and human values, we are committed to developing your expertise.

Become a player in the future of audiovisual media!

Check out our LinkedIn page for regular updates on our opportunities.

Send us your CV spontaneously : recrutement@cji.paris

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