Magic Leap is an eclectic group of visionaries, rocket scientists, wizards, and gurus from the fields of film, robotics, visualization, software, computing, and user experience.
We are growing quickly, and this is the time to get on board and play a role in shaping the way people will be interacting with the world tomorrow.
As a Principal Multimedia Engineer in our Platform Camera and Multimedia team, you will focus on the architecture and implementation of multimedia services in Mixed Reality systems. This position will offer you the chance to work on developing and implementing new and creative algorithms to solve dynamic problems. If you have a positive attitude and a strong passion for working with new technology, come join us in redefining the way people experience the world through unique Mixed-Reality technologies.
Design, implement and maintain platform multimedia services and APIs
Design and implement innovative multimedia features for Mixed Reality systems.
Help instrument and optimize the performance of the multimedia pipeline
Lead a small team of direct reports on software engineering initiatives
Provide status updates to manager
10+ years of software development experience with C and C++
In-depth understanding of Linux, tools, libraries and open source development
A strong skill set in core video/audio technology, system-level use cases (video playback and live streaming)
Experience with Multimedia frameworks such as StageFright, OpenMAX, FFmpeg, and GStreamer
Experience with ABR streaming protocols such as MPEG-DASH and/or HLS
Knowledge of the design, implementation, and optimization of hardware-accelerated codec software
Experience with optimization of media pipeline for reduced latency
Experience with OpenGL|ES/Vulcan
Experience implementing and optimizing multimedia services with game engines such as Unity and Unreal is a plus
Very good oral and written communication skills to interact with cross-functional teams that are geographically distributed
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or relevant field; Masters Degree highly preferred
All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.