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Technical Director at Krotos Ltd

Published: 30/12/2019

Location: Edinburgh, UK

Immediate start. Salary based on experience.

Krotos develops innovative audio software for post-production, music and video games. Our mission is to improve the way sound is designed and performed. We are looking for an experienced Technical Director, to be an integral part of the development of the company, and to guide its technical direction into the future. You will be working closely with multiple stakeholders from various disciplines to develop the next generation of audio technology.

Responsibilities: 

  • Lead the design and development of new audio technologies and products
  • Manage a growing team of developers, both in-house and remote
  • Oversee technical development of all Krotos projects, on multiple platforms
  • Ensure all code meets the highest standards, is modular, and portable between projects and platforms
  • Estimate and define schedules and technical KPIs
  • Provide technical guidance and code assistance
  • Manage Quality Assurance testing of products in development
  • Research and introduce new technologies for all employees and management

Required Skills

  • Extensive experience of leading technical teams on software development projects
  • In-depth knowledge of C++
  • Strong people management skills
  • Experience in audio software development and a genuine enthusiasm for audio technology
  • Knowledge of software architecture patterns and practices
  • Excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills

Desired Skills

  • Interest in audio and video games
  • Experience using the JUCE framework or VST/AU/AAX plugin development
  • Experience with cross-platform SDKs, Unity, Unreal Engine, Wwise or FMOD
  • Knowledge of audio industry trends

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