Senior / Principal Software Engineer (C++)

Senior / Principal Software Engineer (C++)

Job Title: Senior / Principal Software Engineer (C++)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge
Salary: £70k - 85k per year + shares + bonus
Reference: LD101
Contact Name: luke daniels
Job Published: April 06, 2021 08:40

Job Description

Senior / Principal Software Engineer (C++)

£70,000 to £85,000 depending on experience

Cambridge – 2 Days remote after lockdown


Please only apply if you have Video / Image Development experience

SoCode is proud to partner with a brand-new award-winning client this week who are looking for a Senior Software Engineer. Working on revolutionary multi-channel AV hardware utilising 500+ channel broadcast consoles and Emmy award winning sound quality and resolution software, this client is forming an exciting greenfield opportunity with a new team. Providing the freedom of the start-up with the job security of a larger company. A position within this brand-new team forming in Cambridge to work on new software is available, with the client looking to diversify their products in the audio space into an expanded portfolio including the video market.

The opportunity this role provides as a senior software developer working within a fresh team, with support and security from the surrounding company, is a valuable and exciting possibility to engage with like-minded professionals within an environment of successful audio-visual software development.

This position within this team start-up is looking for developers who have the right skills and the right mindset. As this will be a start up, they are looking for developers who can work full life cycle. The right candidate will understand the quality and impacts of multi award-winning AV software and be able to design, implement and deliver on these new greenfield projects within the team.

The candidate should meet the following requirements:

  • Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or numerate subject
  • Expert in C/C++ development – Linux / Windows / Mac
  • Experienced in Video and Image compression
  • Solid Background in GPU Programming
  • Ability to communicate well with a broad range of people, including Product Owners, Testers, Training and Product Support.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email

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