C++ Software Engineer - C++, Go, MySQL - Birmingham

  • Location:

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development, C/C++

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  • Salary:

    £45000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Paige Ashley-Walsh

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Paige Ashley-Walsh

Software Engineer - C++, Unix / Linux, Go, MySQL, GIT - £55,000 DOE - benefits include flexible working, friendly environment, pension scheme and much more - Birmingham

C++ Focused Software Engineer (C++, UNIX, Linux, Go, MySQL, GIT) is required by our central Birmingham based client who are a cutting-edge technology who work primarily within technology security for real time systems for the Media industry. They are looking for an experienced and passionate C++ Software Engineer (C++, UNIX, Linux, Go, MySQL, GIT) who has an in-depth knowledge of C++ alongside a range of other technologies listed below:

Key Skills for the Software Engineer role:

  • C++ (excellent working knowledge required)
  • Go (GoLang)
  • DevOps environment experience (Kubernetes etc)
  • MySQL
  • Unix / Linux
  • GIT
  • CI / CD
  • Cloud environments (AWS etc)
  • BEng / MEing / BSc / MSc or equivalent

Responsibilities of the Software Engineer:

  • Work as part of a team on a large-scale application supporting services in use by global media companies.
  • Conduct research into new video search / delivery / capture technologies (& implement solutions for them).
  • Liaise with teams within the company working on related tech (video fingerprinting / watermarking / front end portal) to ensure efficient delivery.
  • Be responsible for full development life-cycle (including design, prototype, development, testing and deployment).
  • Deliver to rapid timescales.
  • Working closely with team members in an agile environment.
  • Demonstrate drive & enthusiasm, innovating, working with minimal direction.

The company

The company offer a wide range of benefits which include Udemy licence with 1 hour of work time dedicated to learning and progressing, flexible working, pension scheme, 25 days holidays, group health insurance and the opportunity to work with state of the art technology including on the cloud based platform. The company as one of the biggest and well known media suppliers in the world and through this you will have the chance to work with some class A clients.

If you are a Software Engineer with an in depth knowledge of C++ alongside experience working with C++, MySQL, JavaScript, Go, TCP / IP, Unix / Linux, GIT, CI / CD, Docker, AWS (or similar Cloud platforms) and have a BEng / MEing / BSc / MSc or any relative industry experience within Streaming, Media, Broadcasting or Video.... Get in touch ASAP to make sure you don't miss out!

Software Engineer - C++, Unix / Linux, Go, MySQL, GIT - £55,000 DOE - benefits include flexible working, friendly environment, pension scheme and much more - Birmingham

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