Polycom, Inc. (Nasdaq: PLCM) is a global leader in telepresence, video, and voice solutions and a visionary in communications that empower people to connect and collaborate everywhere. The company operates in all major geographic locations and has over 40 facilities worldwide. In 2009, Polycom’s revenues were approximately $1Billion, generating $180 Million in positive cash flow, and exiting the year with $467 Million in cash and investments and no debt. The company has completed 11 acquisitions and has recently announced an organic investment plan that includes the addition of new customer briefing sites in key global geographies. The company just posted record 1Q10 results of $276M in revenues and a beat of its bottom-line.AREER OPPORTUNITY: Software Development Engineer IV
LOCATION: Austin, TX
Individual develops embedded software to support video conferencing platforms. Responsibilities include work on embedded Linux kernel or other OS development, device drivers, software for board level hardware bring-up, platform services and special purpose diagnostic software.
In addition to designing and implementing new embedded software, individual may assist debug of existing video conferencing system software, and assist primary hardware engineers with hardware debug on existing and new platforms.
Desired experience includes Android development for custom Polycom hardware. Android experience should include development in multiple layers of the Android architecture, including Kernel/File system, Libraries and the Android Application Framework.
Senior Software Engineer with a B.S. in computer engineering or related field and a minimum of 5 to 7 years experience
Embedded Linux kernel and driver development experience
Experience with video and audio I/O devices
Experience with network devices and the software at all levels of the OSI model
Android development experience and in depth knowledge of the Android Architecture (highly desireable)
Experience with some combination of Power PC, ARM, Texas Instruments and PNX DSP’s (highly desirable)
Knowledge of protocols and standards applicable to the video conferencing environment helpful
Must be a dedicated self starter and able to take ownership of medium to large platform software efforts.
Should be able to delegate sub tasks to junior engineers and direct their efforts
Qualified and interested? Submit your resume in MS Word or Adobe .pdf format to:
Jeff Polo -Sr. Recruiter
jeff (dot) polo (at) polycom (dot) com