C++ Developer with Audio

Lightworks Emmy award winning NLE




UK/EU – Remote/Flexible working.


Pay is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Role Description

Do you have a keen interest and familiarity with the latest developments in the creative technology industry? Are you passionate about innovating and pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in Film and TV?

We're looking for a software developer to join our growing team and make their mark building our hugely popular video editing software, Lightworks, for the creative Film and TV industry.


  • Working across the full product lifecycle, from initial fact finding through to design, development and beyond
  • Refactor and rewrite existing code to improve quality, reliability and maintainability
  • Proactively test new and existing functionality to ensure the highest levels of quality
  • Actively participate in team design discussions, sharing responsibilities and cultivate the adoption of best practices


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Fluency in C++
  • You thrive while working independently within a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • You’re a team-player, who is customer-focussed
  • A passion for forging high end user experiences


  • Experience in real-time audio processing
  • Previous experience developing innovative and cutting-edge software solutions
  • Knowledge of Windows, Linux and Mac OSX operating systems
  • Familiarity with OpenGL, DirectX and shader writing, or more general graphics programming
  • Experience of working in film or graphics software pipelines
  • Practical knowledge of multi-threading, GPU software development
  • Knowledge of video codecs / transcoding

Who we are

LWKS Software Ltd is a new creative technology company that designs and develops software for the Film and TV industry. Our video editing software, Lightworks, has a long history and has been used on some of the most well known films and TV series since 1990.

LWKS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to building a team which includes and respects a wide variety of voices, identities, backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. Please apply to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with a CV / Resumé and covering letter expressing your interest

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