SR. Software Engineer

Foster City, CAPEAK Technical Staffing USA


Software Development Engineer

If the prospect of leveraging the latest innovative video Codec technologies to tackle exciting challenges and contribute to the best gaming ecosystem worldwide, then take your software engineering career to the next level.

US R&D is looking for a contract position of Software Development Engineer to join our Codecs team to design, develop, and deliver an exceptional video compression and decompression technologies for gaming  platforms.  We expect the video quality from our services to exceed the expectations of our game and application developers and support the continued tradition of excellence.

Principle Duties / Responsibilities:
  • Design and development product-level encoder and/or decoder software library
  • Interact with team member as well as overseas engineer to ensure the software delivery functionality exceeds the needs for our user
  • Interact with our QA team to ensure the quality of our software libraries release
  • Support department peer engineer on providing advice on Codec and video processing technology





Required Knowledge/Skills:
  • Strong C and C++ knowledge and development skills
  • Strong knowledge of debugging, performance analysis, and testing
  • Understanding of the video processing technologies
  • Knowledge, or strong desire and motivation to learn the leading Codec development
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills


Required Experience/Education:
  • Bachelor’ s degree in computer science or equivalent

Preferred Knowledge/Skills

  • Master’ s degree is a plus
  • Experience with AVC/H.264 and HEVC/H.265 is a strong plus
  • Experience with shader programming is a strong plus
  • Experience with audio Codec is a plus
  • Experience with Scrum or other agile software development methodologies is a plus
  • Capability of Japanese reading is a plus