PixelPower

Careers

Our success is built on the quality of our people and together we deliver excellence in both our products and services and we are proud of the  positive difference we make to our customers’ businesses.

Are you interested in joining our team?

See our current vacancies below. We are always happy to hear from enthusiastic, talented people with relevant skills that can make a difference to our customer's businesses - you never know you might fit something we are thinking about right now!

Current vacancies


September 2018 - Software Test Engineer

Job Responsibilities:

Testing of broadcast video, graphics and automation applications in a Windows environment.

  • Duties will include:
  • Creation of test plans for existing and new software and features
  • Writing and running manual test-cases
  • Scripting and analysing results of automated test-cases in Python
  • Investigating and reporting defects
  • Reporting on software quality
  • Liaising with in-house development and support teams

Candidate Skills and Experience:

  • 2-3 years of experience in Software Testing Windows applications
  • 1-2 years of experience writing automated test scripts in Python
  • Excellent knowledge in testing skills
  • Design test plan and test strategy
  • Writing test cases
  • Executing test cases
  • Opening bugs
  • Verifying bugs
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Team player

Ideally have:

  • ISEB\ISTQB Foundation Certificate
  • Experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Experience scripting in JavaScript, PHP, PowerShell, BASH
  • Knowledge of audio/video encodings
  • Experience using the following applications:
  • Jira
  • Microsoft Office
  • Visual Studio
  • Azure Virtual Machine
  • Photoshop or similar
  • Any Test-case Management application

In return Pixel Power offers an excellent salary and benefits package together with the opportunity to work in a friendly engineering driven, intellectually stimulating and challenging environment.
To apply please send your CV together with a covering letter to jobs@pixelpower.com
Pixel Power is an equal opportunities employer.  Acceptance of CVs or candidates for consideration does not imply acceptance or agreement of commercial terms between Pixel Power and any other party.

Pixel Power Ltd., College Business Park, Coldhams Lane, Cambridge CB1 3HD
Tel. +44 1223 721000


October 2018 - Windows C# Developer

The Role

As a member of our Workflow Applications team you will be working on the development of our enterprise grade client/server automation software suite.

This role offers a huge variety of technical challenges and requires a willingness to work on many diverse aspects of the software with a pragmatic approach to delivering high quality reliable code at all stages of the product life cycle in an Agile environment.

Your education, experience and interests:

  • A degree in Computer Science or a compatible engineering discipline
  • At least 3 years experience using .NET (including at least version 4.0), C#, WPF, WCF, MVVM and multi-threading in a Visual Studio environment
  • Sound knowledge of software engineering principles
  • Ability to work within a dynamic and rapid code development culture without sacrificing quality
  • Excellent communication skills, oral and written, with a willingness to present creative technical solutions to the team
  • A passion for technology and problem solving
  • Willingness to learn from and communicate with the rest of the team
  • Ability to be a team player or work alone as appropriate for the task at hand
  • Some knowledge of SQL would be an advantage but is not essential
  • Agile development environment and experience of JIRA an advantage

In return Pixel Power offers an excellent salary and benefits package together with the opportunity to work in a friendly engineering driven, intellectually stimulating and challenging environment.
To apply please send your CV together with a covering letter to jobs@pixelpower.com
Pixel Power is an equal opportunities employer.  Acceptance of CVs or candidates for consideration does not imply acceptance or agreement of commercial terms between Pixel Power and any other party.

Pixel Power Ltd., College Business Park, Coldhams Lane, Cambridge CB1 3HD
Tel. +44 1223 721000


Company Background

Pixel Power is an established developer and manufacturer of specialised automation and graphics systems for broadcast television. Based in Cambridge with offices in the USA and Dubai the company has a strong reputation for quality, innovation and technical excellence.

Our customers include the Sky, BBC, ITV, Disney, MBC, OSN, SWR as well as many other major broadcasters throughout the world.  Pixel Power is a privately owned, engineering led company where we work together as a friendly team with a passion for developing state of the art software in an Agile software development environment.