Software Engineer (Content ID)

Job Title: Software Engineer (Content ID)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits: Healthcare, Pension
Start Date: 2016-08-30
Reference: RA/16319
Contact Name: Ray Adams
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 16, 2016 13:18

Job Description

This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing software developer currently supplying world wide blue chip organisations with a unique software solution. You would be joining a team of highly professional  engineers within an organisation that recognises and rewards talent.

We are seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join the expanding Content Identification
team. The successful candidate will design and implement watermarking and fingerprinting
technologies as part of our fully automated global content protection system.

The position requires individuals with strong commercial experience of C++ or object-oriented
PHP, excellent English and mathematical skills, and enthusiasm for technical challenges and
novel applications.
The successful candidates will be expected to develop their skills in multiple,
challenging disciplines to work as part of a rapidly growing technical organisation.

Strong commercial C++ or object-oriented PHP experience (other similar languages will
be considered), including object oriented concepts along with eexcellent communication and mathematical skills
Working with Unix/Linux systems with an uunderstanding of software development best practices, including:
o Design patterns
o Documentation and solution design
o Test plans
o Unit testing, integration testing, performance testing, acceptance testing
o Source control and versioning
o Continuous integration
o Deployment strategies

Technical Skills
• Agile Scrum processes
• Experience with relational databases, particularly MySQL
• Knowledge of Video on Demand (VOD), image/video processing tools, for example Intel
  IPP and OpenCV, ffmpeg and VLC
• Algorithm development, testing and optimization using MATLAB
• Cloud computing such as AWS, Google Cloud
• Development on different platforms such as Android, iOS, AppleTV, Roku, Silverlight,
  Linux, OS X, Windows
• Understanding of web security issues, resilience
• Git, Jenkins / Hudson, Puppet, Docker

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