Software Engineer

  • CommScope
  • Saltaire, Shipley, UK
  • 08/01/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Everyone communicates. It’s the essence of the human experience. How we communicate is evolving. Technology is reshaping the way we live, learn and thrive. The epicenter of this transformation is the network—our passion. Our experts are rethinking the purpose, role and usage of networks to help our customers increase bandwidth, expand capacity, enhance efficiency, speed deployment and simplify migration. From remote cell sites to massive sports arenas, from busy airports to state-of-the-art data centers— we provide the essential expertise and vital infrastructure your business needs to succeed. The world’s most advanced networks rely on CommScope connectivity.

CommScope is a leading video and broadband technology company that transforms how service providers worldwide deliver entertainment and communications…without boundaries. Our solutions enable service and content providers to improve the way people connect – with each other and with their favourite content. It’s an exciting time at CommScope, and as we continue to grow our global operations, we need extraordinary people across all facets of our organization.

We are currently looking for talented and passionate people to join our Saltaire engineering teams who will help drive the advancement of digital TV technology. We have a reputation for innovation at the leading edge of the payTV and broadcast industry.

As a Software Engineer you will work as part of the team evolving the Elements Set Top Box software stack, to deliver great user experiences to our customers. Working in an agile development environment with open source products, you will design and develop innovative new features.

To apply for this role you’ll need to have a good understanding of object oriented software development and have experience with C++ and Linux. A degree in Software Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or similar will be highly advantageous, as will the following:

Required Experience:

  • C++
  • Linux/Unix
  • Ability to quickly understand new technologies
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and reporting skills

Desirable Experience

  • Knowledge of DVB related technologies
  • Experience with developing software for embedded platforms
  • Experience with Set Top Box middleware, in particular Android TV
  • Experience with Agile development methodologies

It is the policy of CommScope to provide Equal Employment Opportunities to all individuals based on merit, qualifications and abilities. CommScope does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, age or any other characteristics as protected by law. Furthermore, this contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.