Linux Media Player Engineer

Burlington, ON L7L 5R2 | Direct Hire

Job ID: 49254 Industry: Other Area(s)

Linux Media Player Engineer

Location: Burlington, ON

Type: Full-Time Permanent

Our client, a leading global organization in technology solutions, has asked Bagg Technology Resources to assist them in finding a Linux Media Player Engineer to join their cutting-edge organization on a full time permanent basis. The Linux Media Player Engineer will play a leadership role in advancing the company’s media player technology. The ideal candidate will have significant experience managing Linux distros as well as a broad knowledge of Linux based graphics technology.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and enhance a robust, Linux based media player
  • Work with other team members to implement product requirements and deliver high quality software
  • Quickly and efficiently troubleshoot issues in order to provide an outstanding support for customers; determine root cause and implement permanent resolutions for more intricate issues
  • Act as a technical resource to customer support, documentation and quality assurance as needed
  • Debug and resolve Linux driver hardware support and stability issues
  • Liaise with partners, suppliers and contractors as required
  • Work with QAs to define test procedures and trouble shoot issues
  • Other duties as required


  • 5+ years of progressive experience in software development
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics
  • Strong experience with Linux/UNIX system configuration and administration
  • Experience in UNIX shell and Python scripting
  • Configure and adapt custom Linux distribution to support a wide range of hardware
  • Good knowledge of C, ability to identify and back-port fixes
  • Strong experience with concurrent programming
  • Experience with distributed systems
  • TCP/UDP network programming, sockets
  • Experience with X Windows System at the Xlib level, Mesa & OpenGL
  • Excellent communication skills


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