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Software Developer, Appliances At Avigilon


Vancouver, Bc

Job Description

Job Description

At Avigilon we are helping solve some of the biggest challenges around safety and physical security by developing advanced artificial intelligence (AI) technologies and products that are used to help keep people, businesses, and cities around the world safer. Avigilon, a Motorola Solutions company, designs, develops, and manufactures advanced AI, video analytics, network video management software and hardware, surveillance cameras, and access control solutions that help change the way people interact with their security systems.

Founded in 2004 in Vancouver, Avigilon has been a driving force behind the security industry’s AI evolution and has continuously been a company that stands for innovation and growth. At Avigilon, you will find a culture of thought-leaders who are passionate about creating exciting new solutions for security and surveillance. We seek problem-solvers who are eager to rise to the challenges of a continuously evolving technological industry, and those who want to make an impact of the safety of people and businesses globally.

As part of our Agile software development team, you will participate in the creation of the next generation of platforms for Avigilon's market-leading security products. These products are responsible for the storage, management and processing of video, audio and metadata. They include high throughput networking, video analytics, video processing, and data storage subsystems.

Responsibilities include:

  • Using C++ to produce robust, high performance, scalable application software;
  • Acting as a member of a scrum team responsible for features required to deploy new platforms/appliances in our video surveillance and security portfolio;
  • Designing, creating, maintaining, and delivering code and scripts for an embedded Linux environment;
  • Helping with the architecture, design, and delivery of secure, concurrent, networked software components.


  • A degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related technical discipline with 1-3 years of industry experience;
  • Demonstrated C++ design and programming ability (including new C++11 and C++14 features);
  • Strong knowledge of multithreaded operating systems, performance, applications and concepts;
  • Knowledge of IP networking applications and concepts, OpenSSL;
  • Firm understanding of PC hardware components;
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills;
  • A demonstrated pragmatic approach to problem solving.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of digital video/audio codecs, standards, transport and concepts;
  • Experience using boost;
  • Experience with Go (Golang);
  • Experience with Linux kernel and device drivers;
  • Experience with The Yocto Project.

Perks and Benefits:

As a full-time employee at Avigilon, you are eligible to receive a comprehensive benefits package which includes MSP, extended health, dental, and medical insurance while travelling. You will also receive a health spending account to cover additional healthcare costs, such as vision care, RMT and chiropractor visits.

We believe that diversity spawns innovation – the more diverse our employees are, the more ideas and talents we have to excel as a leader in the technology sector. If you would like to be part of a dynamic team of people who are ambitious, focused, and hardworking then we look forward to meeting you!

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