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Senior Graphics Software Engineer



Software Engineering
Posted on Friday, July 5, 2024

Location: Helsinki, Finland (Part-time office presence required)

At Distance Technologies, we're on a mission to fundamentally transform the way people perceive and interact with the world. We are a team of industry pioneers based in Helsinki, fusing software, hardware and optics to create the world's first glasses-free mixed reality solution for automotive, aerospace and beyond. We are looking for exceptional people with vision and skills to do things most think impossible. Ready to bridge the gap between the present and the possible? Next stop - Distance.

Position Overview: Are you a passionate Graphics Software Engineer with a keen eye for quality and a knack for pushing the boundaries of what's possible? Do you thrive on working with cutting-edge technology and collaborating with top-tier talent? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!

The Role: We are on the hunt for a dynamic and quality-driven Senior Graphics Software Engineer to join our team. In this critical role, you will:

  • Develop High-Quality Graphics Software: Utilize your expertise in C++ to design, implement, and optimize top-tier graphics software.
  • Master Vulkan API & GPU Vendor-Specific APIs: Harness the power of Vulkan API and various GPU vendor-specific APIs (like NVAPI) to create stunning visual experiences.
  • Excel in Embedded Systems: Bring your embedded system experience, especially with AOSP and embedded Linux, to the forefront, focusing on windowing systems.
  • Automotive Software Expertise: Bonus points if you have experience with automotive software processes and requirements, making your contributions even more impactful.
  • Innovate Close-to-the-Metal: Work closely with hardware systems that are in concurrent development, driving synergy and innovation.

What We Offer:

  • Most Dynamic Work Environment: Seldom do you have opportunity to work with so much and so diverse experience of delivering world-class products and innovations in a so compact team. Be part of this team and create, fast, with us
  • Cutting-Edge Product: Work on a truly exciting product with the latest technologies in computing and embedded systems.
  • Flexible Working Hours: Enjoy a balance of remote work and part-time office presence in beautiful Helsinki.
  • Career Growth: Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Supportive Team: Teamwork is our DNA and we teach and help each other to learn ourselves and discover the truly new problems and solutions together


  • Proven Experience: Strong background in C++ with a focus on graphics software development.
  • API Proficiency: Comfortable with Vulkan API and various GPU vendor-specific APIs.
  • Embedded Systems Savvy: Experience with embedded systems, especially AOSP and embedded Linux.
  • Automotive Edge: Experience with automotive software processes is a significant plus.
  • Close-to-the-Metal Skills: Ability to write software for hardware systems in active development.

Ready to Shape the Future with Us? If you’re ready to take on this exciting challenge and make a significant impact in the world of graphics software, we want to hear from you! Apply now to join our team and embark on an exhilarating career journey.

How to Apply: If you feel you tick enough of the boxes and actually do, plus feel excited about the opportunity to lead a talented team, we want to hear from you. Please send your resume and a cover letter detailing your experience and qualifications to iwanttowork@distance.tech.

Join us in Helsinki and be at the forefront to show the world what computing is to become!

Apply today to become a key player in our pioneering team!

Our company is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.