Software Developer

West Midlands
£50000 - £65000 Per Annum

Software Developer | Birmingham | circa £60,000

Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists are currently working with a growing and talented, award-winning software and content provider based in the heart of Birmingham.

As Software Developer, you’ll join a talented team of like-minded individuals working with the latest cutting-edge technology with exposure to large-scale cloud-hosted applications.


As an experienced and enthusiastic Software Engineer you will join a Video Monitoring team working on video search, capture and web forensics technologies in a distributed, real-time anti-piracy system in use by many major global media companies from satellite / cable broadcasters to sports rights owners and movie studios, along with being responsible for the full development lifecycle, from design prototype through to development, testing and deployment.

You will be highly analytical, have a good understanding of network communications, a passion for problem solving and the ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.

Developers & Engineers with experience in one or more modern general purpose programming languages such as PHP, C/C++, Python, JavaScript will be sought after.


As the Software Engineer, you’ll have knowledge of basic data structures and algorithms as well as object-oriented development and design patterns along with experience with UNIX/LINUX systems (Shell Scripting), Relation Databases (MySQL), Version Control Systems (GIT), TCI/IP fundamentals and web technologies.

You’ll also be working closely with other team members in an agile environment, sharing knowledge and delivering to rapid timescales in a dynamic environment.


Any experience with media technologies such as video codecs (H.264 etc.), audio codecs (AAC etc.), delivery protocols (RTMP, HTTP streaming such as HLS etc.) and video tools (FFmpeg etc.) will likely result in an immediate interview request.

If you have experience with any of the following; Packet Analysis Tools (tcpdump, Wireshark etc), Computer Vision, Machine Learning, NoSQL databases, AWS Cloud Services, GitLab or Docker then this job could be the one for you.


This is a great job opportunity for Software Developers & Software Engineers looking to use utilise their skill set within a well-established growing provider of channel, content and platform protection services.

Please contact the team at Jonothan Bosworth Recruitment Specialists for more information.