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 + Benefits + Shares
Reference: SM192
Contact Name: Scott Mundie
Job Published: November 30, 2020 15:32

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

We have partnered with a brand-new client this week who are looking for a Senior Software Engineer. They are a start-up within a large organisation so you will have the start up feel but also the job security of a larger company. This is a brand-new team in Cambridge and will be working on their new products. This client in the past has focused most of its products in the audio space but is now looking to diversify their portfolio into the video market.

This 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 be able to design, implement and deliver on these new greenfield projects.

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 (All 3 Needed)
  • Experienced in Video and Image compression
  • Solid Background in GPU Programming – “Metal”
  • Minimum of 2 years ‘Mac Graphics’ experience – Real understanding of Mac’s Eco System
  • 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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