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Software Engineer

  • Audinate
  • Sydney, New South Wales
  • 08/02/2024
Full time Broadcast Engineering Engineering Software Development

Job Description

Who we are and what we do 
Audinate leads the world in networked media with our "Dante" technology which is used extensively in professional audio & video applications, including live events, broadcast, entertainment venues and communication systems.  
Dante replaces all audio and video connections with a computer network, effortlessly sending video or hundreds of channels of audio over slender Ethernet cables with perfect digital fidelity. Adopted by hundreds of manufacturers in thousands of products, Dante is the de facto standard for modern AV connectivity.
You’ll find us in the largest companies and institutions like the Sydney Opera House, NFL Media Headquarters, Microsoft, major universities and even a 900-year old cathedral featured in Harry Potter.
About the role

Audinate is seeking a Software Engineer to join our R&D focused Technology Office. The Tech Office team is responsible for investigating technology concepts and prototyping new product features to help de-risk and define the company’s technology and product roadmap.

We work closely with external partners and customers to explore strategic opportunities with high potential business value. We value creativity, curiosity and a willingness for self-guided exploration and learning in new areas as well as the technical capacity to design, implement and demonstrate ideas.

How we work

We have flexibility to work from home but also collaborate every week in-person at our office in Surry Hills as well as working remotely alongside engineering colleagues in the UK, Belgium and the Philippines.



  • Work closely with senior members of the team to develop new product features and concepts for our Dante technology
  • Take architectural and product concepts to prototype stage
  • Work with product development teams to transfer new technology through to productisation
  • Draw on relevant industry and personal experience to inform product and feature concepts


What we’re looking for

  • Bachelor of Engineering in Software / Computer / Electrical or equivalent
  • Proficient in C++
  • Experience developing software for at least two Operating Systems; Linux, Windows, macOS, Android or iOS
  • Experience with real-time, performance critical applications
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems fundamentals
  • Demonstrated initiative, creativity, and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Desire to implement modern software development practices, e.g. git, CI/CD, Agile


Additional desired skills and experience

  • Experience in developing software applications for one of Windows, macOS, Android or iOS
  • Experience with media subsystems
  • Understanding of networking technologies and protocols
  • Interest in audio and video production
What you’ll experience with us

With us, your ambition extends as far as our reach. Working alongside experts and enthusiasts from different backgrounds, you’ll refine your skills as we define our products. We’ll experience and share a purpose we can see and hear as we pioneer the future of AV together.

In addition to a competitive salary, annual bonus and equity incentive plan, you’ll experience our diverse, values-based culture and a range of benefits such as flexible working through to volunteering leave.