The software engineer is to be based in Hilversum (near Amsterdam), The Netherlands.


What you’ll do

The Senior C++ Software Engineer develops and maintains a high performance video streaming engine. This engine is the core of the CloudTV platform that delivers hundreds of concurrent video streams to settop boxes from a single blade. You will be the expert on this component and work closely with your team members to determine the best way to implement new functionality or find solutions to issues reported by customers.


What you’ll need

  • You have a proven track record working with C/C++ Software Development
  • Experienced in writing multi-threaded, time critical applications
  • Knowledge of video streaming with MPEG-2/H.264
  • In-depth knowledge of TCP/IP protocols
  • Experience in agile development
  • Excellent verbal and written English
  • You will thrive in a small company environment


Who are we?

ActiveVideo is the developer of CloudTV, the only cloud-based software platform that enables service providers, content aggregators and CE manufacturers to virtualize CPE functions in the cloud for the purposes of delivering next-gen user interfaces, online content, and interactive advertising for TV to millions of set-tops and connected devices.


CloudTV™ enables service providers, content aggregators and CE manufacturers to deliver consistent, branded video entertainment experiences from the cloud to millions of devices. CloudTV overcomes browser incompatibilities, eliminating the need to develop and maintain native, device-specific applications. ActiveVideo is based in the heart of Silicon Valley, with offices in Los Angeles and Hilversum, the Netherlands.


What do you get for this?

You’ll become part of a team consisting of strong, delivery minded technologists. The culture is highly informal and our structure flat. This enables our employees to be flexible and to research their ideas. And of course we offer a competitive package.


Who to contact

If you are you interested and enjoy working hard and having fun, please send your resume and motivation to for the attention of Katja Verschuren, recruiter. Please indicate job title in the subject line.


Note: there is no relocation offered and no visa support, local candidates preferred.

Topics: Hilversum, The Netherlands