Senior Development Engineer

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Job Title Senior Development Engineer
Job Category Tools,Core Technology,Audio Programmer
Job Description DTS, Inc. (Nasdaq: DTSI) is a premier audio solutions provider for high-definition entertainment experiences—anytime, anywhere, on any device. DTS’ audio solutions enable delivery and playback of clear, compelling high-definition audio which is incorporated by hundreds of licensee customers around the world, into billions of consumer electronic devices. 

From a renowned legacy as a pioneer in high definition multi-channel audio, DTS became a mandatory audio format in the Blu-ray Disc standard and is now increasingly deployed in enabling digital delivery of compelling movies, music, games and other forms of digital entertainment to a growing array of network-connected consumer devices. DTS technology is in automotive audio systems, digital media players, DVD players, game consoles, home theaters, PCs, set-top boxes, smartphones, surround music content and every device capable of playing Blu-ray discs. 

Founded in 1993, DTS' corporate headquarters is located in Calabasas, California with its licensing operations headquartered in Limerick, Ireland. DTS also has offices in Los Gatos and Santa Ana, California, Washington, China, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Kingdom.

Senior Development Engineer

DTS is looking for a Senior Development Engineer to join an agile team and assist in the development of next-generation game-audio SDKs.  The role is a six-month contract based in the UK or Los Angeles.

The ideal candidate will have solid C/C++ skills and will be expected to contribute code to the project, though they will have an emphasis on supporting and maintaining code quality across the team using unit-testing and other appropriate testing strategies.  The candidate will also have experience with using and maintaining automated build systems to support regression testing.

Working along side the development team and product owner, the successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Delivering quality C/C++ code for audio SDK releases
  • Specification of unit test vectors for their own and others’ code
  • Iterative SDK development to an emerging specification
  • Code documentation
  • Sharing expertise with other members of the development team


Require skills
  • BsC computer science, Electronic Engineering or equivalent
  • 5 or more years’ experience of commercial C/C++ development
  • 2 or more years Build system experience (Anthill Pro, Hudson/Jenkins, Cruise Control)
  • Jira, Bugzilla or other issue tracking systems
  • Regression and Unit test development

Preferred Skills
  • SDK Development
  • DSP Development
  • Game development experience
  • Agile/Scrum
Salary Based on Experience
Location UK or Los Angeles, Anywhere
Job Category Programming
Date posted 18/06/2014
Recruiter This job is advertised on behalf of DTS using their internal reference Senior Development Engineer.
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