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Senior C++ Developer –  Full Time

(posted Feb 19 2021)


Limbic Media is a transdisciplinary team of artist-engineers with a passion for technology and the arts. For the past 10 years we have utilized a diverse set of technological and design skills and passions to create unique, innovative installations and experiences.  We have been honoured as VIATeC Awards Winner: Product of the Year (2019).

Limbic Media designs high-tech art that is truly interactive – living, dynamic systems that react to and are influenced by the public. 

“Welcome to Art Against the Ordinary”

Our Product

Aurora – The World’s Most Advanced Sound-to-Light Mapping System

Aurora uses patented audio analysis algorithms to unravel sound in ways that no human being or lighting designer can. Audio information is analyzed in real-time to extract features as input into an AI-based lighting engine. We combine 10 years of lighting design experience with cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence techniques and advanced signal processing to provide a deeply emotive visual experience.

Since its 2018 release Aurora has already been installed globally.

Your Mission…should you choose to accept it

Limbic Media is looking for a senior developer who will oversee the bulk of the development on the Aurora codebase. This will involve being the lead developer for new features on Aurora’s cutting-edge interactive lighting platform, responding to bug fixes, and opportunities to design and implement new, cool algorithms.


  • Writing, testing, reviewing and deploying code to the embedded Linux, Aurora platform
  • Oversight and maintenance of the development environment
  • Working with engineers to implement audio analysis algorithms


  • 5-10+ years of demonstrable industry experience with C++
  • Experience writing, testing, and deploying code in a production environment
  • Experience working in a Linux-based environment
  • Experience beyond C++, and ability to learn quickly
  • Preferred experience with DSP and Algorithms
  • Calm communication under pressure
  • Background in music & multimedia arts an asset  



Email your resume along with a short writeup as to why you want to work at Limbic Media and what role art plays in your life.

With the subject ‘Make the world more blinky’ to:


We are always looking for talented people to join our team. Please send a cover letter and resume to


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