Software Engineer - Media streaming - fully remote

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Posted 14 days ago Worldwide £6k - 65k (British Pound)
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Job Description

Software Engineer / Developer

Fully remote working available

If you are a Software Engineer who wishes to work in a highly collaborative team with emerging technologies in the media and broadcast technology industry for a global leading service provider then this is the role for you.

You will be an experienced Software Engineer specialising in media generation and to be considered for this role, you must be a Software Engineer with experience of working with codecs and extending media tool chains utilising multimedia frameworks such as FFmpeg and GPAC.

You will be joining a team which creates new products and develops and maintains existing products which have media content as a key part of the solution. You will spend a portion of your time coding and generating media but will also be involved in specification analysis, software design, code review and documentation, therefore an analytical mind and approach is required.

Why apply?
This is a great opportunity to join an industry leader who can offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work on exciting upcoming projects at the forefront of broadcast technology. You'll be joining a team where personal development is encouraged and supported by peer reviews.
In return, you will be rewarded with friendly colleagues to guide you through your career
The Role:

Analyse specifications/standards to produce media content for device conformance.
Utilise, maintain and extend media tool chains using 3rd party components such as FFmepg
Design, development and support of testing products
Using languages/frameworks such as Python/Django/C++/JavaScript
Representing the company in industry forums.
Skills & Experience Required:

Experience as a Software Engineer in a commercial or research (e.g. postgraduate) environment
Experience and demonstrable skills with relevant tools and a high-level programming language (e.g. Python, C++) and an aptitude to learn and work with new languages / technologies
Experience with codecs and media tool chains utilising multimedia frameworks such as FFmpeg and GPAC.
Experience in the Broadcast Industry or relevant adjacent industry (Digital TV, DTV, DVB)
A meticulous approach and a keen eye for detailBenefits:

Working on current and emergent media technologies
Opportunities to progress and grow within the company
Competitive pay within a well-established and growing international company
Long term flexible and home working opportunities
Great benefits:
Full Gym membership
Discounts with many retailers
Season ticket loan scheme
Life insurance
Mobile phone insurance
Matched contribution pension scheme up to 5%
Summer and Christmas social events
Great location within the city centre
Opportunities to travel around the UK and internationally

All interviews and on boarding will take place remotely by video. The role can continue to be based fully remotely in the long term or alternatively a hybrid mix of home and office based working can be accommodated from an office in the heart of Bristol.

Ignite Digital Talent are committed to creating equal opportunities, and welcome job applications from all who are qualified and eligible to working in the UK, regardless of colour, ethnic or national origin, race, gender, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, religious or political beliefs, marital status or family circumstances.

Ignite Digital Talent are committed to creating equal opportunities, and welcome job applications from all who are qualified and eligible to work in the UK, regardless of colour, ethnic or national origin, race, gender, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, religious or political beliefs, marital status or family circumstances