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Student Worker, Linux Server Development [f/m/n]

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Date: Sep 29, 2022

Location: Nuernberg, DE

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.


Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. 


Working as a Student Worker at Dolby, you will gain impactful, project-based work experience in a collaborative, creative environment where you work side by side with industry leaders. Amplify your insatiable curiosity by implementing real-world solutions that revolutionize how people communicate and how entertainment is created, delivered, and enjoyed worldwide. For anyone seeking to gain invaluable expertise through meaningful, personal contributions, join us to design a future where technology meets entertainment!





The Consumer Entertainment Development Team of Dolby Germany in Nuremberg is looking for a student worker to contribute to our consumer device testing product development including an internal stream generation framework. This framework, currently running on a Win7 OS platform, has to be transferred to Linux OS platform. Typical assignments are for example:


  • Linux OS setup and configuration,
  • VM setup and configuration,
  • Perl and Shell Script modifications,
  • Linux-based audio/video encoder & muxer usage,
  • Test Signal Generation with tools based on Linux and Windows (Cygwin) platforms using command line


If you like setting up and working with Linux systems, developing small tools/scripts for Linux, and if you are motivated to work with a highly proficient development team, then we can offer you a perfect chance for ramping up on state-of-the-art technology in an inspiring and supportive working environment.





  • Student of Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or similar
  • Experience in Affinity to Linux OS
  • Experience in Shell Scripting
  • Experience in scripting languages, e.g. Perl
  • Structured, self-organized and diligent working style
  • Ability to quickly ramp-up on and learn new technologies
  • Good Communication skills in English, written and verbally



Nice to have:


  • Experience with Cygwin
  • Experience with revision control systems, e.g. Git, Perforce
  • Some knowledge in audio/video media delivery systems (such as HbbTV, VideoOnDemand, DVB Transport Stream, ISOBMFF (mp4), mpeg-DASH, HLS, ATSC3)



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