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Hartford, United States of America
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Description & Requirements

About the Role

Join us as a Senior Software Engineer to become a vital resource in our development team, helping us continue our journey toward greatness. Unleash your creativity and technical prowess to build and uphold exceptional standards that become benchmarks in our industry. Embrace the challenge of creating cutting-edge technologies that position us as leaders and be instrumental in charting the course to a future defined by innovation and excellence. We invite you to apply and be a part of our journey to set new standards in HiFi audio software. Join us in creating an immersive and innovative audio experience for users worldwide.

Your Team

Dedicated to perfecting the Roon Remote and Roon Server products, the Roon team is on a mission to provide users with an unmatched, immersive music experience. By blending state-of-the-art technology, creative design, and user-friendly features, the team strives to enrich the lives of audiophiles and music lovers worldwide. Their commitment to fostering a collaborative and innovative culture ensures that each team member is equipped to contribute their expertise.

What You Will Do

  • Developing HiFi audio software for diverse platforms such as Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android.
  • Effectively communicating project status and updates to internal stakeholders.
  • Collaborating with the team to ensure projects stay on track, meeting deadlines, and accommodating varying levels of complexity.
  • Contributing to systems that manage audio content, music metadata, and audio streaming within local networks.
  • Engaging in cross-platform software development using mostly .NET-based technologies for Windows, macOS, iOS, Android, and Linux.
  • Working with network protocols in the context of local networks and embedded databases.
  • Specializing in any of the following areas: UI/UX engineering, Mobile application development, Networking, Graphics (real-time rendering or image processing), Audio (playback, management, processing), Software performance profiling, debugging, and optimization.

What You Need

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working with embedded systems and software design.
  • Extensive experience with C#, Xamarin or Maui, and .NET based technologies.
  • Strong systems software understanding of data storage, processing, memory management, filesystems, networking, and concurrency.
  • Sound understanding of network protocols, embedded databases, and cross-platform development.
  • Familiarization with containerization and virtualization technologies (Docker, VMware, HyperV, etc) and packaging software for these environments.
  • Experience with automated pipelines for continuous build and integration systems.

What is Nice to Have

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other related field. 
  • A specialization in any of the mentioned areas (UI/UX engineering, mobile development, databases, networking, graphics, audio, performance profiling) will be a significant advantage.
  • A passion for delivering top-notch audio experiences to users and an interest in the audio technology domain.
  • Familiarity with GPU programming is a plus.
  • Familiarity with Node.js.

What Makes You Eligible

  • Be willing to travel up to 5%, domestically and internationally.
  • Able to work virtually in any US time zone.
  • Successfully complete a background investigation and drug screen as a condition of employment.

What We Offer

  • Competitive wellness benefits and 401K Retirement Savings plan.
  • An inclusive and diverse work environment that fosters and encourages career development opportunities.
  • Flexible work schedule with a culture encouraging work-life integration and collaboration in a global environment.
  • Professional development opportunities through HARMAN University’s business and leadership academies and extensive course catalog.
  • Tuition Reimbursement.
  • Access to employee discounts on world-class HARMAN products (JBL, Harman/Kardon, etc.).
  • “Be Brilliant” employee recognition and rewards program.


HARMAN is proud to be an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.