Senior Software Engineer

Job Locations US-TX-Dallas
Full Time

About the Team

The team is developing middleware, media and application development kit for html and native applications for Vizio tv platform. We work with our product, vendor and app partners to make high quality products for our customers.   

What You Will Do

  • Working with product to get requirements and defining technical requirements. 
  • Understand the existing software and design and architect new features.
  • Developing middleware such as state machine, application and resource manger, etc.
  • Developing native application kit for html and native applications.
  • Developing media player, player engine and media server.
  • Integrating chromium browser with tv middleware.
  • Handling issues reported by internal and external qa and customer care tier-1.
  • Developing tools to measure the quality of products and finding defects automatically. 
  • Collaborating with vendor and partners.

About You

  • 6+ years of experience in architecture & design, prototyping, software development & implementation plan, code review and unit testing for embedded devices.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electronics or equivalent experience.
  • Very good experience in C, C++/C++11.
  • Experience in Shell-Script, Makefile, JavaScript, Python, git, bug tracking tools.   
  • Experience in sdk, ndk, middleware, state-machine, application manager, HAL layer, notification system, IPC multi-processing, multi-threading, debugging/core dump analysis. 
  • Good communication and problem solving skills.
  • Self motivated, Proactive and good team player.
  • Preferred to have specialization in  one of the areas:
    • video player developments(hls/dash)/audio-video codecs (H264, H265, AEC, DTS, Dolby Digital), audio-video pipeline, TS, MP4, fMP4 containers, drm (Widevine, PlayReady and FairPlay), dynamic ad insertion.   
    • device-driver/kernel-modules/u-boot/board-bring up/filesystem/memory management/se-linux, toolchain/makefile/cmake/build environment set-ups, dockers containerization, snapcraft. 
    • browser development (chromium, CMA, CDM, MSE, EME, webkit, mojo, chromium extensions, blink, webrtc), web-conference app development. 
    • OpenGL/openGL ES applications, windowing systems, directFB, OSD, GPU/GE drivers, Graphics pipeline.


We are Beautifully Simple.

Headquartered in Irvine, California, VIZIO is a leading HDTV brand in America and the #1 Sound Bar Brand in America. VIZIO's mission is to deliver high-performance, smarter products with the latest innovations at significant savings that we can pass along to our consumers. Our loyal following and industry-wide praise continue to grow as we redefine what it means to be smart.


VIZIO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes. We will not pay fees to any third-party agency, outside recruiter, or firm without a mutually agreed-upon contract and will not be responsible for any agency fees associated with unsolicited resumes. Unsolicited resumes will be considered our property and will be processed accordingly.


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