Senior Video Engineer

Job Title: Senior Engineer – Video

Job Location: Chennai

Job Type: Full-Time

Experience: 5+ years

MulticoreWare Inc develops heterogeneous software for Media and Automotive markets. It develops and licenses world-class video codec libraries, such as the widely used x265 (opensource HEVC encoding library) and supports tier-1 global streaming video services and video encoding solution providers.

As a Senior SW Engineer/Technical Lead, you will join MulticoreWare’s growing team of worldclass engineers, and architects in its offices at Chennai, India, to implement, and deliver solutions in video pipelines and products. You will work in a result-oriented team with a culture of transparency and minimal bureaucracy. MulticoreWare provides a collaborative work environment with opportunities to learn, grow and progress in your career path.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Implement, test, and deliver production-quality software, architected for problems in video pipelines of internal and customer IPs.
  • Lead the execution and implementation of product features with a small team of engineers and mentor the junior engineers within the team.
  • Conduct meticulous code-reviews to ensure bug-free and high-quality deliverables.
  • Contribute towards product release cycles by developing tests deployed in continuous integration frameworks, fixing bugs identified during release, etc.
  • Interface with customers, support customer evaluations of products and debugging of customer issues.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering with 5 + years’ experience, or a Master’s degree in similar areas with 3+ years’ experience
  • Excellent C/C++ development and debugging experience in creating production grade software on Windows and Unix-based platforms.
  • Hands-on experience in video coding with an in-depth knowledge of HEVC, AVC, VP9, AV1 and VVC.
  • Strong interest in video/imaging technologies, including video/image compression, analytics, and streaming/ delivery.
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem solving and troubleshooting skills, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Working knowledge of code management systems such as Git and Bitbucket
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with continuous integration frameworks like Jenkins
  • Experience with heterogeneous programming libraries such as OpenCL, CUDA.
  • Experience with platform-specific software optimizations like SIMD to enable higher performance software.
  • Understanding of Agile / Scrum methodologies
  • Experience in interacting with geographically distributed teams for reviews and meetings.