IMG Video Toolbox Engineer

Less than 5 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17
Santa Clara, CA
Less than 5 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/21/17

IMG Video Toolbox Engineer

  • Job Number: 58083867
  • Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
  • Posted: 22-Aug-2017
  • Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The Interactive Media Group (IMG) provides the media and graphics foundation across all of Apple's innovative products, including iPhone, AppleTV, Apple Watch, iPad, iPod, Macs as well as professional and consumer applications from Final Cut to iTunes and iWork. IMG takes the media experience to the next level on the iOS, tvOS, watchOS, macOS and Windows platforms with technologies such as AVFoundation, CoreMedia, CoreAudio and CoreAnimation. The CoreMedia engineering team within IMG is responsible for implementing software services around linear audiovisual media. This includes local media playback, video-on-demand and live streaming of multimedia content. Our media engine is used across Apple products such as Safari, iTunes, Photos, Music, Videos, iMovie on iOS and macOS as well as 3rd party applications. Our team is looking for a software engineer with a strong technical and programming background. Experience in development and debugging of large software systems and/or significant components of such systems is desired, with a focus on media playback and video encoder/decoder integration.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong coding skills in C with ARM on embedded platforms
  • 2+ years experience developing and debugging large software systems
  • Direct experience with integrating video encoders and decoders into the media pipeline
  • Experience with the video processing pipeline including scaling, format conversion and color management
  • Experience working with GPUs is preferred
  • Proven experience with Audio/Video components of a media software system
  • Experience with and understanding of real-time multithreaded programming systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Description

The successful candidate for this role is a team-oriented professional with excellent communication skills and is comfortable in a fast-paced environment. The candidate needs to be self-driven to be effective in an environment with little overhead. The ideal candidate has experience in systems-level programming with an understanding of media components. The role requires the ability to help design, build and troubleshoot media services for playback and export.

Education

B.S. or M.S. in EE/CS or equivalent domain experience with a strong focus in software engineering

Additional Requirements

Experience with Xcode and the iOS and/or macOS development toolchain Experience with media systems

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