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Oldsmar FL Full Time Posted: Thursday, 12 July 2018
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Principal Software Developer - 23645

Technology and Engineering - USA Oldsmar, Florida

As a Principal Software Engineer, the candidate will be hands-on, and will be expected to bring new and fresh ideas to support, improve, enhance and optimize the Audio Engineering solutions in terms of both system and logic.


Experienced technical person with minimum 8 years' experience on architecture frameworks, design and development of solutions, systems, and software including proven experience in coaching and guiding teams of developers.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Assist in the planning and specification authoring for technical user story development.

  • Provide technical guidance to the team and coordinate technical activities.

  • Develop software that meets user story acceptance criteria.

  • Monitor performance, advising any necessary adjustments.

  • Build scalable, reliable, cost effective, and high quality solutions.

  • Provide technical thought leadership and guidance to a team of developers from inception through deployment.

  • Implement best practices.

  • Deliver cost efficiencies.

  • Support and promote product innovation and recommendations to employ leading-edge technology on behalf of corporate needs.



Bachelor of Science degree in computer science, computer engineering or similar degrees or relevant experience.

6+ years of software development/engineering experience in connected Embedded systems of various scales.

  • Proficiency in C/C++, assembly language development for ARM and DSP-based Embedded systems.

  • Solid knowledge in area of Embedded operating systems, methodologies and principles of building Embedded data collecting/signal processing systems.

  • Experience in low-level code development and peripheral device control. Understanding of electronics.

  • Extensive and practical experience and knowledge specifically on software development technologies, principles, methodologies, tools, practices, industry standards and trends

  • Demonstrated experience with building and maintaining connected Embedded systems.

  • Demonstrated leadership skills: proven ability to direct, mentor and provide technical leadership to a team of developers, deliver entire end-to-end solutions using a process-oriented focus and able to make independent, sound decisions

  • Strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills, team player

  • Dedication to excellence in delivery and commitment to quality


  • Experience in Agile software development methodology, specifically Scrum and User Stories

  • Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (Jenkins, git)

  • Experience with Agile and Atlassian (ADLM) tool suite

  • Experience in Shell Scripting and Python

  • Experience with SQL (relational DB understanding)

  • Experience in Digital Measurement

About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen's Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content - video, audio, and text - is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry's only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world's population. For more information, visit

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Job Type: Regular

Primary Location: Oldsmar, Florida

Secondary Locations: ,

Travel: No

Oldsmar FL, United States of America
7/12/2018 6:00:32 PM

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