Software Engineer x2 - Graphics C/C++ - Derby

  • Job Reference: 00000006-1
  • Date Posted: 19 September 2018
  • Recruiter: Saxon Recruitment Solutions Ltd
  • Location: Derby
  • Salary: £35,000 to £55,000
  • Sector: All Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Steve Saxon
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Job Description

Software Engineer x2 - Graphics C/C++ - Derby 

Software Engineer, Software Developer, Graphics, C/C++, Graphics Drivers, H.264, GStreamer, Direct3D, OpenGL. 

Commutable from Chesterfield, Nottingham, Stafford, Burton Upon Trent, Loughborough, Leicester. 

This market leader in PC based video/graphics capture technology are hiring a Graphics C/C++ Software Engineer / C++ Developer x2 to join their expanding development team in Derby. Their software drivers and applications operate on a PC under Windows OS to control their range of capture and display hardware. 

We are recruiting Graphics Software Engineers / Developers with skills in C, C++, for software development efforts in several areas, including hardware drivers, graphics and capture card drivers, streaming drivers and video management applications. 

We are seeking a number of C/C++ Software Engineers / C/C++ Developers who will be involved in the design and implementation of software drivers and applications for graphics, video, IP capture and display solutions. The successful applicants will work as part of the software development team, reporting to the Software Engineering Director. 

The roles will offer the challenge and satisfaction of developing visualisation solutions for diverse areas, from media servers for rock concerts, medical imaging to display controllers for control rooms in power stations. 

Software is developed in small teams using agile development methods where appropriate. The breadth of software developed covers the entire range from embedded firmware inside FPGAs, kernel device drivers, APIs to user-level applications - all with the aim of bringing the capabilities of hardware and systems to OEMs and end-users. 

These roles require good core skills in C, C++, or C# development and debugging, a flexible, adaptable attitude and a strong competence in one or more of the following areas : 

• IP video streaming, GStreamer. 
• H.264 encode and decode. 
• Windows Device Drivers, Windows Graphics API's ( WDDM, XDDM ). 
• 3D Graphics, Direct3D, OpenGL. 
• Windows Media Foundation or DirectShow. 

Excellent, Technically challenging Career opportunities where Salary will be commensurate with experience and ability. Working with a variety of interesting technologies, you will develop high end Graphics products in a very friendly, informal work environment with flexible working, supportive Management, backed up by excellent staff retention.