Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH

Creativity First

Frankenstraße 18 b
20097 Hamburg

Tel: +49 (0)40 210 35-0
Fax: +49 (0)40 210 35-300

Steinberg has been providing award-winning, technologically advanced music and media production products for musicians and producers of music, video and film since 1984. Today, Steinberg is one of the world's largest manufacturers of audio software and hardware, with more than 1.5 million users worldwide. Steinberg also provides business customers with license management and copy protection systems. The Steinberg range of products has long since found world renown in all aspects of modern digital audio processing, and form the backbone of facilities specializing in music composition and production, mastering, restoration, broadcast, sound design, audio post for the film industry among many others. 

To strengthen our development teams in Hamburg, we are looking for a

Software Developer Pro Audio (m/f)

Your Challenge:

  • Creating software that is used by major film studios, television broadcasters, music production facilities and musicians
  • You are familiar with the specifications of AAF, MXF, OMF and EDL
  • Developing software interfaces for direct data exchange with NLE Workstations
  • Enhancing the Steinberg SDKs by addressing the requirements of commercial pro audio environments
  • Creating a smooth workflow experience by developing the link between our software and exciting control surfaces and mixing consoles from various 3rd party manufacturers
  • Self-organization and implementation of software development and coordination of all activities with regards to time, content, and technological aspects
  • Object-oriented design and implementation of software applications
  • Analysis of requirements, preparation of specifications and documentation independent of the source code
  • Ensuring high product quality and coordination of all necessary measures
  • Compliance with standards and guidelines

Your Profile:

  • Completed technical or university degree in computer science, technical computer science, communications engineering, or an equivalent qualification, and at least three years of professional experience
  • Very good understanding of the entire software life cycle
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of the needs of media production facilities
  • Very good understanding of the accessing and safe use of frameworks and software development kits
  • Very good knowledge of digital music products and experience with audio technologies (including VST, ASIO, MIDI, etc.)
  • A deep understanding of programming in Visual C + + under Microsoft Windows and/or Xcode on the Apple Macintosh, as well as knowledge of smart phones and tablet (mobile) computers of different manufacturers
  • In-depth knowledge of the software platforms Windows and Mac OS. Knowledge of iOS, Android, Windows Modern UI would be an asset
  • Very good knowledge of the object-oriented design of software
  • Basic experience in working with parallelized processes (multithreading)
  • Good knowledge of the relevant processes of agile software development

Good command of spoken and written English, a high level of communication and teamwork skills, initiative, commitment and creativity round out your profile.

If you are interested and motivated to work in an exciting technological environment and to contribute significantly to the success of the team, we look forward to receiving your application, including an indication of your salary expectations and your earliest possible starting date.

Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH
Human Resources – Frau Kerstin Ross
Frankenstraße 18 b
20097 Hamburg, Deutschland
Phone: +49 40 210 35 488
E-Mail: jobs(at)