Systems Software Engineer w/C exp - REMOTE Location: 100% REOTE - We can consider candidates based in the USA for remote work, ideally in PST, but can be anywhere as long as they are willing to support PST hours and approximately once in 5 weeks being on call and hand over critical issues to the team in India, which may mean working up to 8-9PM PST (midnight in EST). Visa Type: Any work authorization - Visa candidates can be considered and transfer visa or be sponsored Our client is looking for an experienced systems software engineer who has a good understanding of streaming media and networking protocols with solid real-time multi-tasking (concurrent) C experience. The key is that they are looking for more of a systems engineer than a pure developer, the type of person who is motivated to build their system's integration knowledge rather than component development. The role description has more detail. From an industry perspective this skillset has been popular in the development of Streaming Media Devices, Set-Top Boxes (STB) and Digital Video Recorders (DVR), the decline of the Service Provider Digital TV subscriber base starting 7 years ago has released many C/C developers into the market where they have moved into other industry areas.
DESCRIPTION As Multimedia Principal Engineer, responsible to transform next-generation video applications. Pull together various communication & media protocols to call participants to a coherent and productive meeting.