Would you like to join our team?

Founded in 2004, Appear develops solutions for transmission of video and audio services with a global footprint. We have equipment in over 100 countries, on all continents and team members representing some 25 different nationalities. We are continuously looking for skilled and talented individuals who want to push the boundaries of video delivery.

Appear is an informal organization with a lot of positive energy and an inclusive environment. As a part of our team you will be involved in all aspects of the product cycle, working with state-of-the-art technology. Want to join our team?

Vacant positions are listed below, and can also be found on StackOverflow and LinkedIn

Current openings:

We are looking for a skilled and talented FPGA developer to join our FPGA team. Are you a team member, with the ability to work across disciplines? Do you appreciate well-designed, coherent, and documented code? Are you creative and structured, excited for the opportunity to push the boundaries of video?

Who are you?

  • You have a Master of Electronic Systems Design or equivalent. You have 0-7 years of FPGA design experience
  • You want to push the boundaries of digital design in one of Norway’s leading FPGA teams
  • You put strong emphasis on best practice design and self-checking verification techniques
  • You are self-sustained and curious about new technologies


Relevant tech stack…

  • Emerging Video-over-IP standards
  • Advanced Encryption Standards
  • Ethernet/IP networking protocols, packet processing and traffic management
  • VHDL programming, simulation and verification methodologies
  • FPGA architecture, vendor tools and timing closure


Working at Appear TV

On the First Day, you’ll meet the FPGA team. The team manager will provide you with an outline of the overall product you’ll be working on, its market application and business feasibility, as well as ongoing and upcoming releases. One of the experienced FPGA designers will act as your mentor during your first project. Our policy is basically dive-in, headfirst, from Day One…

During the First Month, you will participate in the first product release. Your contribution will directly affect important features that will be demonstrated to key customers shortly after.

Upon finishing the First Year, you’re established as a core team member. You will have made a direct impact on key solutions we provide to some of the largest TV operators in one of the most dominant industries in the world.

Summing up

We’re an informal organization with a lot of positive energy and an inclusive environment. At Appear TV you get to be involved from inception to realization of a product, working with state-of-the-art technology. Want to join our team?


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Contact person:

Øyvind Riis, R&D Manager
+47 907 59 266

We are looking for highly skilled and service minded Global Support Engineers to assist our growing list of customers with new and exciting projects.

Based in the Oslo, Norway, your responsibility will be to ensure Appear's Hardware and Software (Linux) based video products work flawlessly within our global customer base. You will be working in our experienced support team and in close cooperation with our Development and Sales teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting our current and future deployed HW and SW based contribution and distribution video delivery solutions deployed world wide
  • Being a technology evangelist that can advise customer concerning deployment, testing and end user feedback
  • 2nd and 3rd line support and deep debug investigations
  • Remote configuration, maintenance and diagnostics
  • On-site system installation, configuration and testing
  • Technical training on Appear TV products
  • Participate in Trade Shows and Exhibitions


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Relevant higher education: MSc., Cand. Scient (or equivalent). BSc will also be considered with relevant experience
  • In depth understanding in two or more of the following areas:
    • Digital Video distribution network
    • Video compression
    • TCP/IP technologies, networks and protocols (CCNA preferred)
    • Linux operating systems (specifically embedded systems)
    • Cloud and cluster-based system architectures
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to understand technical complex video delivery systems
  • Shows initiative, independent and courteous in all communication - Customer service and interaction
  • 5 years experience an advantage
You will have a positive attitude; want to work with an experienced team, developing tomorrow’s TV technology and products. Fluency in English is a minimum requirement and in addition one Scandinavian language is preferred. Any additional language skills are advantageous. Traveling should be expected.

We offer:
  • A young, dynamic and exciting place to work with humor and energy
  • State-of-the-art products and technology
  • Inspiring customers and projects
  • International work environment
  • Competitive terms
We encourage you to provide an updated Poption/LinkedIn resume and upload an application cover letter, as you are more likely to be considered if you do so.


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Contact person:

Cosmin Marius Idu, Technical Support Manager
+47 454 13 502

We are looking for highly skilled and service minded Global Support Engineers to assist our growing list of customers with new and exciting projects.

Based in the UK, your responsibility will be to ensure Appear's Hardware and Software (Linux) based video products work flawlessly within our global customer base. You will be working in our experienced support team and in close cooperation with our Development and Sales teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting our current and future deployed HW and SW based contribution and distribution video delivery solutions deployed world wide
  • Being a technology evangelist that can advise customer concerning deployment, testing and end user feedback
  • 2nd and 3rd line support and deep debug investigations
  • Remote configuration, maintenance and diagnostics
  • On-site system installation, configuration and testing
  • Technical training on Appear TV products
  • Participate in Trade Shows and Exhibitions


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Relevant higher education: MSc., Cand. Scient (or equivalent). BSc will also be considered with relevant experience
  • In depth understanding in two or more of the following areas:
    • Digital Video distribution network
    • Video compression
    • TCP/IP technologies, networks and protocols (CCNA preferred)
    • Linux operating systems (specifically embedded systems)
    • Cloud and cluster-based system architectures
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to understand technical complex video delivery systems
  • Shows initiative, independent and courteous in all communication - Customer service and interaction
You will have a positive attitude; want to work with an experienced team, developing tomorrow’s TV technology and products. Fluency in English is a minimum requirement, with other language skills being a definite advantage. Traveling should be expected.

We offer:

  • State-of-the-art products and technology
  • Inspiring customers and projects
  • Competitive terms
We encourage you to provide an updated Poption/LinkedIn resume and upload an application cover letter, as you are more likely to be considered if you do so.


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Contact person:

Cosmin Marius Idu, Technical Support Manager
+47 454 13 502

We are seeking a highly talented individual to become part of our sales team to drive sales in designated territories and towards targeted customers. Our industry is relationship-based in a highly technical environment. The successful candidate should therefore have the ability to build and establish long-term relationships with partners and key accounts, combined with a technical understanding and interest.

Required Qualifications:

MSc, MBA or BSc. Preference will be given to candidates with relevant professional experience or education. However, we may also consider highly talented individuals from other industries or backgrounds as there will be an introductory program.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with all internal resources to ensure consistent lead generation
  • Drive sales of products, support and training into a portfolio of clients in an allocated geographic area
  • Ensure that our full portfolio of products is effectively promoted
  • Develop relationships with key customers and industry contacts to generate new business
  • Make sure that all sales channels are utilized in the best possible manner in a designated territory
  • Create and manage forecasts of future achievements
  • Build an understanding of the market and act as a liaison between external and internal resources
  • Deliver market intelligence to enable Appear TV to better position its products and services
  • Establish and drive sales campaigns as well as marketing projects
  • Successfully negotiate contracts
You have a positive attitude and want to work in an international environment. A key success factor is your ability to work closely with our development and marketing department to ensure effective use of resources to drive customer satisfaction. Good communication and presentation skills with the ability to influence/persuade are essential. Fluency in English is an absolute requirement, and additional languages would be beneficial.
The job will require considerable international travel.

We offer:

  • A young, dynamic and exciting place to work with humor and energy
  • State-of-the-art products and technology
  • Inspiring customers and projects
  • International work environment with worldwide customer base
  • Competitive terms
We encourage you to provide an updated Poption/LinkedIn resume and upload an application cover letter, as you are more likely to be considered if you do so.


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Contact person:

Carl Walter Holst, CEO

Appear TV is rapidly growing its product portfolio and is seeking to expand the product testing team with an enthusiastic and dynamic Product QA/Test Engineer based in our Oslo office.

You will be based in our Oslo office and your responsibility will be to ensure Appear TV Hardware and Software (Linux) based video products work flawlessly within the customer’s environment. The candidate will be a part of our Technical Support and QA team and will also involve close co-operation with our Development team.

Responsibilities:

  • Planning, implementing, executing and reporting of test scenarios
  • Participating in the development of product test strategies
  • Helping the support team with testing of customer issues
  • Draft and write installation guides, user manuals and maintenance documentation based on information from subject-matter experts
  • Driving quality assurance

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Relevant higher education: MSc., Cand. Scient (or equivalent).BSc will also be considered with relevant experience.
You should possess skills/interests in one or more of the following areas:
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Experience with Quality Assurance Management tools (eg Testlink, Jenkins, etc.)
  • Test automation
  • Experience with Video over IP/DVB technology
  • Experience with TCP/IP technologies and protocols
  • Experience with test/monitoring equipment

You will have a positive attitude; want to work with an experienced team, developing tomorrow’s TV technology and products. Fluency in English is required and in addition one Scandinavian language is preferred. Any additional language skills are advantageous.

We offer:

  • A young, dynamic and exciting place to work with humor and energy
  • State-of-the-art products and technology
  • Inspiring customers and projects
  • International work environment
  • Competitive terms


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Contact person:

Pallavi Katpilwar,
+47 967 34 993

We are seeking a highly talented individual to support our commercial team with operational, marketing and administrative activities in order to drive sales in the most efficient manner. Our industry is relationship-based in a highly technical environment selling into an exciting global broadcast market. The majority of our marketing activities are currently focusing on relationship building efforts such as exhibitions and meetings, while also aiming at improving our digital marketing and social media efforts. Learning new technologies and continuously improving our skills are key elements of the company culture, and we pride ourselves on successfully delivering on demanding customer requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Work with sales managers in developing customer relationships
  • Support international business partners in developing their business
  • Ensure products are effectively promoted in relevant media
  • Further develop our CRM solution (currently Visma and SuperOffice)
  • Be an integral part in developing and staging business partner meetings, trade shows and conferences
  • Produce graphic design and collateral together with relevant stakeholders
  • Support other departments to improve customer satisfaction

Qualifications:

  • Relevant degrees and preferably some experience.
You are self-driven, have a positive attitude and want to work in an international environment. A key success factor is the ability to communicate with all levels of an organization both internally and externally. Language skills are advantageous and complete fluency in English is an absolute minimum requirement. International travel is to be expected. A respectful and collaborative attitude is vital as we are a multi-cultural organization with employees and customers from all over the globe.

We offer:

  • An open and informal organisation
  • Involvement from idea to finished product
  • Close interaction with customers
  • State of the art products and technology
  • An international and engaging work environment
  • Competitive terms
We encourage you to provide an updated Poption/LinkedIn resume and upload an application cover letter, as you are more likely to be considered if you do so.


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Contact person:

Carl Walter Holst, CEO

We are looking for talented Software Developers to join a small and lean SW development team that we are building in Lillehammer. Are you a team member, with the ability to work across disciplines? Do you appreciate well-designed, coherent, and documented code?

Who are you?

  • You have a BS/MS of Computer Science or equivalent
  • You master the art of C++ programming on Linux Servers
  • You get a kick out of distributed problems
  • You thrive in small teams, and aspire to be the team lead
  • You are self-sustained and curious about new technologies
  • You're an artist when it comes to efficient software algorithms

Working at Appear TV

On the First Day, you'll join a small team in Lillehammer working on a specific product that is part of the Appear TV portfolio. The lead programmer will introduce you to the code base. Within the first week you will visit our headquarter in Oslo, and the product owner will provide you with an outline of the overall product you'll be working on, its market application and business feasibility, as well as ongoing and upcoming releases. Our policy is basically dive-in, headfirst, from Day One...

During the First Month, you will participate in the first product release. Your contribution will directly affect important features that will be demonstrated to key customers shortly after.

Upon finishing the First Year, you're established as a core team member. You will have made a direct impact on key solutions we provide to some of the largest TV operators in one of the most dominant industries in the world.

Summing up

We’re an informal organization with a lot of positive energy and an inclusive environment. We have equipment installations in over 100 countries, and we have team members representing some 25 different nationalities. At Appear TV you get to be involved from inception to realization of a product, working with state-of-the-art technology. Do you want to join?


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Contact person:

Halvard Brennum, Engineering Director
+47 916 70 429

The rebirth of TV puts software front and center. Do you want to work in a young and dynamic environment? Do you want to make state of the art products for delivery of professional video services? Do you appreciate well-designed, coherent, and documented code? We are continuously looking for talented developers for the next TV revolution.

Who are you?

  • You have a BS/MS of Computer Science or equivalent
  • You have a flair for object-oriented programming in C++, Java or Python
  • You thrive in small agile teams, and aspire to be the team lead
  • You are self-sustained and curious about new technologies
  • You're an artist when it comes to efficient software algorithms

Working at Appear TV

On the First Day, you'll join a small product team of four to eight engineers working on a specific product that is part of the Appear TV portfolio. The team lead will introduce you to the code base. The product owner will provide you with an outline of the overall product you'll be working on, its market application and business feasibility, as well as ongoing and upcoming releases. Our policy is basically dive-in, headfirst, from Day One...

During the First Month, you will participate in the first product release. Your contribution will directly affect important features that will be demonstrated to international customers shortly after.

Upon finishing the First Year, you're established as a core team member. You will have made a direct impact on key solutions we provide to some of the largest TV operators in one of the most dominant industries in the world.

Summing up

We’re an informal organization with a lot of positive energy and an inclusive environment. We have equipment installations in over 100 countries, and team members representing some 25 different nationalities. At Appear TV you get to be involved from inception to realization of a product, working with state-of-the-art technology. Want to join our team?


Apply for this job

Contact person:

Halvard Brennum, Engineering Director
+47 916 70 429

Spennende sommerjobber – Vurderer du en karriere innenfor programmering?

Kunne du tenke deg å oppleve hvordan det er å jobbe med programmering? Har du lyst på relevant erfaring?

Nå har du muligheten til å bli medlem av vårt utviklingsteam gjennom sommeren 2021, og få en smakebit på hva det innebærer å jobbe med SW utvikling i et profesjonelt SW miljø.

Som sommerstudent hos oss vil du bli del av en utviklingsavdeling som skaper produkter for å levere TV over alle plattformer (Internett TV, Fiber TV, etc.), og du vil finne et miljø med kolleger som drives av skapervilje og teknologiutvikling. Vi liker å utvikle produkter som er «bedre enn de som allerede eksisterer», lære og ta i bruk ny teknologi og ligge i forkant av en bransje som allerede i dag er inne i en rivende teknologisk utvikling.

Hvis du liker å programmere og se resultater, kan du bli med oss en sommer for å se hvordan vi jobber. Hos oss vil du bli del av et internasjonalt team av likesinnede som vil gjennomføre ett prosjekt fra start til slutt, og bli eksponert for alle faser av et utviklingsprosjekt.

Gjennom en sommer hos oss vil du hovedsakelig jobbe med:

  • Design av programvare
  • Rust, Typescript, Python og/eller C++ programmering
  • Linux, Docker, JSON
  • Prosjektgjennomføring
Dersom dette høres interessant ut, send oss en søknad der du skriver litt om deg selv og dine interesser.

Søk gjennom :Poption eller ta kontakt med Halvard Brennum på +47 916 70 429 for mer informasjon.


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Contact person:

Halvard Brennum, Engineering Director
+47 916 70 429

Appear TV is growing its worldwide client base and is looking to expand the support team with an enthusiastic and service minded Streaming Support Engineer based in our Oslo office.

You will be based in our Oslo office and your responsibility will be to ensure Appear TV video streaming (OTT) software products work flawlessly within the customer’s environment. The candidate will be an integral part of the development and support teams. The job also involves close co-operation with our commercial and technical sales teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Supporting our video streaming (OTT) delivery solutions
  • Part of our development team as CI/CD specialist
  • System deployment, configuration and testing
  • Being the customer interface for the development team
  • Remote maintenance and diagnostics
  • Technical training on Appear TV products, both in-office and at customer sites around the world
  • Participate in trade shows and exhibitions worldwide


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Strong background with IP networks, routers and firewalls
  • In depth experience with Linux operating systems