Senior Software Engineer

  • Synamedia
  • 140 Fullarton St, London, ON, Canada
  • Oct 13, 2021
Software Development

Job Description

At Synamedia, we have over 2,000 uniquely talented people working together across the globe to achieve our vision of transforming the way the world is entertained and informed. As the largest global provider of video solutions, you can be part of building and delivering the most complete, secure, and advanced end-to-end technology platform.  Our solutions combined with our partnership with over 200 customers worldwide means we are touching the lives of millions of people everywhere.  We think that is quite exciting!    

When welcoming new people to our team we are always looking for opportunities to bring in new ideas, those who ask the challenging questions and have the curiosity to learn.  These qualities are important to us as we innovate solutions, seize more opportunities to partner with our customers and make a difference as we collaborate to innovate the future of video. 
 
Our values connect us. Our diversity gives us strength. Our curiosity inspires creativity.  If that sounds like the place, you would like to be then we look forward to hearing more from you. 

Role Description
We are steering the video industry by building the Enterprise RDK (eRDK) stack for Video and Broadband managed solutions for operators who want to securely deploy a next-generation experience and maintain control of their devices and data. We have a spectacular opportunity for a Senior Software Engineer in London, Ontario to pioneer their career by not only integrating and qualifying the eRDK stack across a wide range of broadband and video devices but also enhancing the solution with cutting edge features, testing and deploying them with some of the leading Internet and Video service providers across the world. 

We are looking for a highly motivated self-starter who wields a robust appetite and tenacious grit for learning, building, and collaborating. Embarking on a journey alongside a widespread colony of about 2,200 employees, you are expected to collaborate with a plethora of teams from 3 Canadian offices, 4 US locations, and others all over the globe. Hence, strong communication and documentation skills are exceptionally vital in conquering new technologies and forging an infinite path with us.
  Responsibilities
  • Operating within an Agile development environment, you will be responsible for designing and implementing microservices from requirements for production and commercial deployment. This will also include testing and debugging.
  • Analyzing and enhancing the efficiency, stability, and scalability of microservices
  • Integrating and validating new product designs
  • Supporting software QA and post-production to optimize performance and stability
  • Assessing third party and open-source software

Personal Attributes
  • Bachelors or equivalent of Computer Science/Computer Engineering
  • At least 2 to 3 years of hands-on experience with Cloud technologies and platform - Docker, Kubernetes, and AWS
  • Knowledge of scripting and development languages (Python, Bash etc)
  • A good foundation of cloud concepts (microservices)
  • A good foundation of basic networking concepts (TCP/UDP, DNS, DHCP etc)
  • Comfortable using (CLI) command line interfaces
  • Experience with source management - Git, GitOps

A Culture of Belonging
We want to let you know that Synamedia is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive community - a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements, engagement activities and services to support all our people.