OPTICOM - Quality is our business!

And it could be yours too!

OPTICOM GmbH is the leading vendor for voice, audio and video quality measurement products and OEM technology for mobile and IP based network testing.

With PSQM, PESQ, PEAQ, P.563 and PEVQ we have pioneered five international
world-class standards for voice, audio and video quality measurement. Recognized as an industry reference our OPERA product series ranges from software to fixed and portable test tools for PESQ/PSQM MOS testing. The new ‘all-in-one’ test suite PEXQ provides the most comprehensive standards-based MOS-KPI set by adding PEVQ for video quality and PEDQ for data quality testing. Our directories of OEM licensees and customer references today include the Who-is-Who of the Telecoms Industry.

We are currently looking for / Wir suchen zum nächstmöglichen Eintrittstermin:

Software Engineer(s) m/f

OTT Video Testing

Join the highly successful and motivated team of the Perceptual Quality Experts, who have been setting the standards for voice quality evaluation in mobile networks (POLQA/ITU-T P.863), now already in its 3rd generation!

> Your ideal profile:

Master (Dipl.-Ing. or similar), or Bachelor in computer science, electrical engineering or similar

C++, Managed C++, Windows, .Net, Linux programming skills

Sound understanding of principles of video signal processing

Understanding and preferably experience in adaptive video streaming protocols (Smooth streaming, HLS etc.)

Excellent oral and written communciation skills in English and basic knowledge of German

Willingness and desire to work in an open, collaborative team environment

Good time management, ability to work in detail oriented problem solving with the ability to meet deadlines, and also adjust to quickly changing priorities in a fast-paced development environment

> What we can offer:

Work with the founders and senior quality test algorithm architects in designing advanced applications of Video QoE measurement for streaming video (OTT) services.

With your solid expertise in C++ software development, and your interest in emerging streaming protocols you will directly contribute to extend the scope of PEVQ, the industry and ITU-T standard for perceptual video quality evaluation towards PEVQ-S, the new standard for OTT video streaming services.

You work in a highly motivated International team with our skilled experts, in a steady direct contact with our OEM customer base, which includes the Who-is-Who in telecommunications, T&M and well-known software vendors worldwide

By your successful contributions you will benefit from the company's growing success based on bonuses and an incentive salary structure.

Your place of work is a modern office atmostphere at our headquarters in the center of Erlangen, Bavaria in the prosperous south of Germany with an excellent work-life balance.


Software Engineer(s) m/f

Voice/Audio and Video testing Algorithms, Windows, C/C++ and .NET

> Your ideal profile:

Completed technical degree Dipl.-Ing. (Univ./FH), M.Sc. or similar,

Sound understanding of principles of signal processing, coding of audio and/or video,

Good communication skills in English and German,

Some years of first experience in the IT or Telecoms business

> What we can offer:

an interesting job in a young, innovative and highly motivated project team,

a compelling task to develop state-of-the-art techniques for QoE testing, actively participate in and steer International standardization and experience immediate customer's feedback

responsible and independent work-flow, with flexible working hours

participation in the company's success through an incentive salary structure

excellent career opportunities due to our global network of leading partners and OEM customers and International trade show presence

Für alle Positionen setzen wir voraus:

Sehr gute Kenntnisse in MS Office, Email, Internet

Sehr gute Englischkenntnisse, weitere Fremdsprachen vorteilhaft

Reisebereitschaft im internationalen Umfeld (Messen)

Wenn Sie ein abwechslungsreicher, interessanter Job in einem hoch motivierten, innovativen Team an einem attraktiven Erlanger Innenstadtstandort reizt, senden Sie uns bitte gleich Ihre vollständigen Bewerbungsunterlagen mit Angabe Ihrer Gehaltsvorstellung und des frühesten Eintrittstermins – am besten per Email – an:


z.H. Michael Keyhl
Stintzingstrasse 24
91052 Erlangen


> Interested?

Due to our global customer base, all applicants should be able to fluently communicate in English, some very first professional experience in the IT field is most welcome. We are a young, innovative, highly motivated team working in a nice atmosphere in Erlangen located in the middle of Franconia, Northern Bavaria.

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