Careers - Senior Video Engineer

Job Title:  Senior Video Engineer

Location:  Austin, Texas

Type of Position:  Full-Time

Job Description:

We currently have an opening for a Senior Video Engineer in our Austin, Texas facility to develop state of the art video streaming software. The successful candidate will design and develop video streaming software. Additional duties will include researching, designing, and specifying solutions for overall product requirements.


5+ years experience in design, development  and documentation of video systems from initial design through production is required. Strong knowledge of current standards for video compression and transporting video over IP networks is required.  Additional required skills include experience with the following:

  • Strong knowledge of audio and video compression st a nd a rds for conferencing (H.264, H.263, G.7xx)
  • Strong knowledge of streaming protocols such as RTP and RTCP
  • Experience implementing video pre and post processing algorithms for subjective quality enhancement
  • Knowledge of methods to ensure resiliency to packet loss in video conferencing systems
  • Experience designing board level hardware desired
  • Experience resolving interoperability problems between codecs from different vendors strongly desired
  • Software development in C/C++
  • Experience writing software for a Real Time multi-threaded OS (Linux, VxWorks) is desired.
  • Knowledge of SIP and/or H.323 desired

Demonstrated experience working on projects jointly with offshore development teams is desirable. Must have experience writing design specifications. Strong communication, documentation, organizational and teamwork skills are essential. 

ClearOne is a global communications solutions company that develops and sells audio conferencing, collaboration, streaming media, digital signage and other related products for audio, video and web applications.  The reliability, flexibility, and performance of ClearOne’s comprehensive solutions create a natural communications environment, which saves organizations time and money by enabling more effective and efficient communication.

This job reports to:  VP of Research & Development

Posted Date: 2013-03-13     Expire Date: 2013-04-13

About ClearOne

ClearOne is a global communications solutions company that develops and sells conferencing, collaboration, streaming media and connectivity systems for audio, video, and web applications. The reliability, flexibility and performance of our advanced comprehensive solutions enhance the quality of life through better communication, education, and entertainment. 

We develop, manufacture, market, and service a comprehensive line of high-quality audio conferencing products under personal, tabletop, premium and professional (installed audio) categories. We occupy the number one position in the global professional audio conferencing market with more than 50% of the global market share. Our conferencing solutions save organizations time and money by creating a natural environment for collaboration. 

NetStreams, recently acquired by ClearOne, delivers the ultimate IP A/V experience by distributing high definition audio and video over TCP/IP networks. NetStreams’ products, designed for commercial and residential use, offer unprecedented levels of performance, functionality, simplicity, reliability, and expandability. By combining audio/video content, meta-data and control signals into one stream and incorporating industry standards, NetStreams’ newly patented StreamNet® solutions are a smart investment, enabling the Power of AV over IP™ - today. 

NetStreams’ StreamNet technology provides elegant solutions for streaming media & control applications such as digital signage, distribution of HD video and audio, LAN Cloud Matrix Switching™, and audio paging over data networks.