Senior Software Engineer

Dalgety Bay, Scotland FulltimeApply Now

About the Role

We are searching for a Senior Software Engineer to be at the heart of our R&D team based in our Dalgety Bay office. You will be working with the latest codec and encryption technologies central to the transport of secure video over an enterprise network and will be focused on video play back.  You will use your experience and knowledge to give day to day technical direction to a small team of Engineers. Our products are used by some of the world's best known brands to view and manipulate their video content all over the world.

Our development is based on innovation, from handling high bitrate, encrypted, UHD satellite streams to custom UX on the latest smart TVs for our international client base, the opportunities are endless. Football, basketball, banks, governments, performing arts, airports, universities, TV networks, hotels, cruise ships, casinos, racecourses, hospitals… the list goes on! Your code will be used everywhere with VITEC.

About You

You will have software engineering experience and will have achieved a technical degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Electronics or a related discipline.

You will be involved in:

  • Daily coding in C/C++/C# on windows/Mac OS
  • Working in an agile environment with Jira, GitLab
  • Initial product concept discussions to implementation and completion
  • Coordinating the technical approach for the product with team lead and product managers
  • Mentoring junior members of the team

Skills

Knowledge or experience in the following:

  • Demonstrate previous experience of coding in  .Net
  • Familiarity with windows desktop and/or Mac OS programming
  • Exposure to Linux
  • Exposure to agile development
  • An interest in video technology such as codecs is a plus
  • Experience mentoring junior engineers
  • Ability to discuss and present work to the rest of the team
  • An understanding of networking technologies and protocols

About VITEC

VITEC is a market-leading provider of IPTV, digital signage and video streaming technologies that help organisations harness the power of video to communicate, educate and entertain. VITEC is a pioneer in the design and manufacture of hardware and software for video encoding, decoding, transcoding, archiving and streaming over IP. Our end-to-end video streaming solutions enable customers to capture TV and video content directly from any source and manage its delivery, as channels or within digital signage screens, to any connected device via an existing network.

From corporate, broadcast and venues, to accommodation, government and military, VITEC has global expertise in delivering complex, proAV solutions. VITEC’s award-winning IPTV platform is a powerful suite of services for content management, digital signage, video archiving, and video wall processing. Our encode/decode solutions are 100% hardware based, including PCIe cards with SDK for custom design or OEM for high-performance video systems.

Headquartered in Paris, France, we have a global reach through our offices across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Making a difference with green initiatives, VITEC is the first Zero Carbon MPEG company and encourages customers to buy GreenPEG™ for continued environmental efforts to reduce greenhouse gases.

Why work for VITEC?

People Our people come first. Our teams are dynamic and inclusive and each person in every team is unique and valued.  We are big on autonomy and empowering individuals to make a difference. 

Work/life balance When you thrive, we thrive.  Work- life balance is the key to a rewarding career.  As you grow and develop, you’ll discover the tools, culture, and opportunities to help personalise your career journey, so it’s as unique and ambitious as you are.

Growth Potential Working internationally with our team of experts means an always learning approach and there are lots of ways to play, problem solve and create.  This growth will continue; innovation and evolution are key.  Our growth is phenomenal – check out our company timeline and corporate overview – our future direction is clear. 

Diversity and Inclusion Diversity, inclusiveness, and your career are vital to our success.  Your point of view matters and you deserve to feel included.  We empower you to use your voice and talents to help others find theirs.  Whoever you are, we believe your uniqueness helps us stand apart.

Team Culture Our inclusive corporate culture provides opportunities to grow your career.  Our people create great work in a relaxed way, regardless of where their workstation is.  Small teams mean your efforts and the great decision you make every day are seen.  We’ve created a great team environment, with regular meetups for team collaborations and to share fun times together as well.

Benefits We take care of everyone.  What makes us tick is our people.  Our people are everything.  The VITEC benefits package goes above and beyond, focusing on your physical, emotional and social wellbeing.  You can find out more about the benefits we offer from the HR Contact in Country.

How to Apply

VITEC is an equal opportunity employer, and the only thing that matters to us is your ability to do this role.

Please click on the button below to apply, sending your CV and cover letter including an indication of your salary expectations.

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Pioneering The Field of Technology

VITEC has been pioneering the field of MPEG technology ever since it introduced the world's first MPEG-1 encoder for Micro Computers in 1992.


VITEC is a market-leading provider of IPTV, digital signage and video streaming technologies that help organisations harness the power of video to communicate, educate and entertain. VITEC is a pioneer in the design and manufacture of hardware and software for video encoding, decoding, transcoding, archiving, and streaming over IP. Our end-to-end video streaming solutions enable customers to capture TV and video content directly from any source and manage its delivery, as channels or within digital signage screens, to any connected device via an existing network.

From corporate, broadcast and venues, to accommodation, government and military, VITEC has global expertise in delivering complex, proAV solutions. VITEC’s award-winning IPTV platform is a powerful suite of services for content management, digital signage, video archiving, and video wall processing. Our encode/decode solutions are 100% hardware based, including PCIe cards with SDK for custom design or OEM for high-performance video systems.

Headquartered in Paris, France, we have a global reach through our offices across the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific. Making a difference with green initiatives, VITEC is the first Zero Carbon MPEG company and encourages customers to buy GreenPEG™ for continued environmental efforts to reduce greenhouse gases.

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