Senior SDK Engineer | New York, NY

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TITLE: Senior SDK Engineer  

  • 5-10 years developing in C
  • Experience with SDL and Window management
  • Experience with graphics APIs on several platforms

LOCATION:  This role is 100% remote within the US

PAY: Target pay for this role may vary based on experience within our industry.

ProFocus is searching for a Senior SDK Engineer with the following skills:

  • 5-10 years developing in C
  • Experience with SDL and Window management
  • Experience with graphics APIs on several platform
  • This is a Senior level role with great compensation and is responsible for driving innovation in the core technology, mentoring other engineers, coding in C and understanding how graphics APIs work and build maintainable code.  Please email us your resume so we can discuss.


  • Work with rendering APIs, encoding and decoding libraries, and building optimizations for our core technology across Windows, macOS, Android, iOS, Linux, and the Raspberry Pi
  • Deploy C code to millions of customers
  • Build cutting edge technology in gaming from video rendering to UDP protocols
  • Pay attention to our customers and interpret the needs of the broader community


  • 5 – 10 years developing C
  • Demonstrated graphics APIs experience on variety of platforms
  • Experience with SDL and window management
  • Listen, learn and improve our product
  • Bonus if you have worked in the video game industry or developed your own game engine
  • Authorization to work in the US is a precondition of employment. We do not sponsor work visas.


  • Experience building lean, modularized, maintainable code
  • Mentoring other engineers to create an overall stronger technical environment
  • Keen on finding the right, low latency solution
  • Previous work experience in remote desktop development 


  • Our client is a well-funded start up who has already delighted customers with their products.  They offer a collaborative culture and appreciation for innovation.  

WHY ProFocus

  • Candidates come first. ProFocus recently earned the Best in Staffing Award for Talent Satisfaction due to our World-Class service to our amazing candidates.
  • Quality process. We invest the time to learn about your skills, experience, and career goals in detail so we can find you a position that is a great fit.
  • Access to hiring managers. We have close relationships with some of the most respected companies in Portland. Due to those relationships, we can provide direct access to managers and positions that may not be available anywhere else.
  • Excellent benefits. We offer medical, dental, vision, 401k, education reimbursement, sick leave, and employer-paid short-term disability and life insurance.

Want to learn more? Contact one of our recruiters here or email [email protected].

Please email us your resume to apply: [email protected]

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ProFocus is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity in our workplace and encourage all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

About ProFocus

ProFocus is an IT staffing and consulting company. We strive to connect a select few of the right technology professionals to the right jobs.

We get to know our clients and candidates in detail and only carefully introduce a small number of candidates that fit the role well.