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C/C++ Developer - Linux

  • Salary: £550 - £600 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: West London, London
  • Sector: IT
  • Date posted: 05/03/2018
  • Job reference: J382685A

Our Osterley, West London based client are currently seeking an experienced C/C++ Developer to join their team on an initial 3+ month contract.

You'd be working for a leading entertainment company that serves over 22 million customers across five countries.

Their business in the UK and Ireland has come a long way since starting out as a satellite broadcaster in 1989 and they're not stopping there. They are home to award-winning teams for everything from Customer Service to Marketing, from Technology to Finance, meaning there's plenty of opportunity for you, no matter what your career goals.

If you are a developer looking for an opportunity to work in a highly successful firm, with an appetite of innovation alike start ups and deep technical expertise in building successful hardware and software products - then this could be the opportunity you've been waiting for!

What you'll be working on:

This role is to help assist on various Innovation initiatives related to our client's multi-award winning product line. The role will include working on some of the latest tech ahead of mass adoption, and support their extensive product portfolio of gadgets and apps deployed in millions of homes in Europe.

The right candidate will thrive in the opportunity to work with cross-functional teams with different technical capabilities, and not shy away from asking help. An enthusiasm and aptitude for learning new skills and practices, and a bent of mind seeking to understand the wider

Who you'll be working with

You will be based out of our client's Headquarters in West London, which is home to the core product, architecture and development teams.

There is an incredibly exciting and ambitious product road map ahead. Offering visibility into a truly end-to-end product and content life-cycles extending from the camera right to the TV in the consumer premises, and all the complex systems and processes that lies in between. Our client can provide plenty of growth opportunities in different teams, domains and verticals.

What we would like to see:

Expertise in C and C++.
At ease with patching OS, libraries, compilers and debuggers.

Desirable requirements

  • Experience of working on Linux /Android Kernel and /or other similar Real time OS (RTOS).
  • Device Drivers, GCC
  • Interest in audio or voice assistants - such as Alexa or Google home.
  • Familiarity with AWS tools like Lex/Polly
  • Speech recognition or
  • Wireless communications (Bluetooth, WiFi etc.)
  • Real Time operating Systems
  • Python (for testing)
  • JavaScript
  • Build Systems and make files.

Candidates should submit their CV in the first instance.

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