Multimedia Platform Engineer (f/m/d)

  • Budapest
  • Karlsruhe
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Who is Cinemo?

Cinemo is a fast paced, highly successful global company, a hidden champion, located at the heart of Karlsruhe, (Germany) and Budapest (Hungary). With our team of 140 people, we are creating embedded and cloud software for the next generations of In-Vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems. Our customers are top branded automotive companies around the world.
We are working to empower any device with media. We are growing fast, breathing innovation and customer centricity. For our team we need exceptionally talented, bright people with a drive to work hard for their customers, both internally and externally. If you like challenges, join us and help integrate our cloud-based software and services into every car!

Position Description:

As a Multimedia Platform Engineer, you will be part of our highly skilled software engineering team. Together with our highly qualified and motivated team members, you will adapt, develop and work on development tasks to maintain and further extend the multimedia foundation platform of Cinemo.


  • Analyze incoming requests for Multimedia Platform-related functionalities and modification of existing Multimedia Platform-related functionalities and provide related development effort estimations
  • Develop new and maintain existing Multimedia Platform-related functionalities, applications and testcases (including problem solving)
  • Communicate with stakeholders on-going development tasks and requests in order to efficiently move forward
  • Contribute own ideas in the field and show initiative
  • Conceive and implement "small" and "medium" scale architectural solutions in alignment with strategy

Experience & Skills

  • Enthusiasm and passion on multimedia technologies
  • Highly experienced C/C++ software engineer, ideally on embedded platforms
  • Strong experience with at least one multimedia processing framework (eg. GStreamer, DirectShow)
  • Strong knowledge and overview of Audio-/Video-Codec technologies and related storage formats
  • Implementation experience on live-streaming formats or protocols (eg. Digital TV Broadcast / MPEG-TS, MPEG-DASH, HLS, RTP)
  • Ideally experience with video rendering / compositing APIs (e.g. OpenGL ES, EGL)
  • Ideally experience in software optimization (including SIMD on x86/ARM)
  • Ideally experience with Hardware Accelerated Video decoding APIs (e.g. OpenMAX IL, VA API, DXVA)
  • Ideally background in Digital Signal Processing and Information Theory

The successful candidate will be based at our offices: Cinemo GmbH, Kaiserstr. 72, 76133 Karlsruhe, Germany.

If you are passionate about new technology and keen on working within an international team, Cinemo is looking for you!
  • Chantelle Kandan
  • HR Specialist