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Junior Embedded Software Engineer

  • Imagine Communications
  • North York, UNAVAILABLE
  • 30/04/2024
Broadcast Engineering Engineering Entry Level / Junior / Apprentice Software Development

Job Description


Every day, Imagine Communications is delivering billions of media moments all over the world — anywhere, anytime and on any device.  Imagine Communications delivers innovative, end-to-end media software and networking solutions to over 3,000 customers in more than 185 countries, including the top broadcast facilities and the most technologically advanced sports and live-event venues.



Why Imagine?

Imagine Communications offers a generous Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance package and HSA and 401(k) options with company matching. We like to make sure all our employees are safe when travelling so we’ve got travel insurance covered too.  Employee Wellbeing is a priority for us, so all employees and their family have access to our EAP and Wellness programs, including LifeSpeak and Vitality. Volunteer in your community and we will pay for that too.

A Bit About The Role

We are seeking a highly skilled embedded software developer to join our organization in an entry level Junior Engineer role. You will be responsible for designing, building, and testing embedded software for current and new broadcast equipment and solutions.


In this role, you will work in a fast paced, self-driven design engineering environment and work cooperatively with other designers, product marketing as well as validation and documentation staff.  Experience in the broadcast industry is preferred but not required. You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work with senior engineers and architects to understand product requirements
  • Develop embedded software for ARM, x64 as well as NIOS and MicroBlaze architectures in a Linux environment and bare metal systems
  • Design solutions for audio and video over IP for SD, HD, UHD and UHD2 applications.
  • Work with and learn from senior engineers in a motivated team environment
  • Work with new and emerging SMPTE and ITU broadcast standards

About You

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent working experience in an engineering role
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, organizational, self-motivation, and multi-tasking skillsets
  • C / C++ programming
  • Java and JavaScript/HTML
  • Understanding of REST API and JSON
  • Linux CLI and BASH shell scripting
  • Python
  • Software debugging using GDB and/or Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Agile development processes
  • Ability to provide and receive feedback
  • Strong troubleshooting skills


Celebrating difference, together stronger

At Imagine Communications, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our customers, our employees, our products, and our communities.  We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect.  Imagine Communications is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.