Avigilon Senior Software Engineer, Technology in Greater Boston, Massachusetts
Senior Software Engineer, Technology
Somerville, MA, USA
Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions company, is defining the future of the security industry through innovative end-to-end-solutions. We’re changing the landscape of the surveillance industry through advanced award-winning AI based surveillance systems. Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world and our team is advancing the field as it applies to the surveillance industry. We are proud to be industry leaders in video analytics with products like Appearance Search and Unusual Motion Detection along with our recently launched Avigilon Blue cloud service platform. You will have the opportunity to contribute to intelligent camera surveillance systems through cutting edge research and software engineering.
Avigilon’s solutions have been installed in more than 120 countries at thousands of customer sites, including school campuses, transportation systems, healthcare centers, public venues, critical infrastructure, prisons, factories, casinos, airports, financial institutions, government facilities, and retailers.
Understanding and leveraging the latest technologies helps to innovate exciting new products. Reporting into the CTO’s Advanced Technology Team, the Senior Software Engineer, Technology is responsible for leveraging the latest emerging technology to create proof of concept prototypes of future products. The role will involve a broad and diverse understanding of systems with expertise in software engineering. The Avigilon Presence Detector http://avigilon.com/products/video-surveillance/radar/ is one example of groundbreaking technology that has made its way from this team’s research into production.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Computer Science
5+ years of software engineering, software design and architecture
Practical experience writing C++ multi-threaded, multi-process software
Practical experience writing in Python and using Python libraries
Understanding of and proven ability with operating system concepts including processes, threads, mutexes, interrupt handling, and exception handling
Understanding of embedded design considerations including C/C++ memory management, microprocessor architectures, instruction efficiency, and I/O timing
Expert at integrating open source software
Hands-on experience in prototyping systems that include hardware, software and networking
Passion for learning new technologies and can-do attitude
Equally excited building a minimum viable product as cementing features in maintainable and tested code
Effective verbal and written communications skills
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to succeed in a team-based collaborative environment
Innate curiosity with a passion for applying technology
Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills and experience:
Experience in computer vision
Experience in sensors
Expertise in rapid prototyping of embedded systems and systems that include embedded components
Expertise in open source packages such as OpenCV etc.
Experience in cross-compiling for target architectures
Familiarity hardware embedded systems
Working knowledge of embedded inter-device communications
Perks at Avigilon:
As a full-time employee of Avigilon, you are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package which includes a competitive salary with full benefits including extended health, dental, vision, paid vacation and holidays, 401K, participation in corporate events, TechTalks, Hachathons, etc.
System ID: 2018-3023
Job Type (EN): Permanent Full Time
External Company Name: Avigilon Corporation