Open Positions

at AJA Video Systems

Join the team

A career at AJA Video Systems will be unlike any other you’re exploring. You’ll be challenged and inspired with creative design opportunities working in a beautiful Sierra Foothills location on a campus designed to facilitate learning, teamwork and innovation with products that are changing the broadcast and media landscape. Our location in Grass Valley is a paradise for people who enjoy the outdoors – hiking, fishing, white water rafting and kayaking, skiing, or camping.

We look for people interested in turning ideas into real products. Our products facilitate video and movie productions. We want people who are creative, out-of-the-box thinkers and who are tenacious problem-solvers.

Open Positions

Manufacturing Manager

- Grass Valley


Actively lead the manufacturing organization with a team-oriented and customer-focused environment. In conjunction with the other Manufacturing Managers, oversee manufacturing personnel consisting of Assembly, Test, Stockroom, Receiving, and Shipping departments. Responsible for maintaining production and materials within specific guidelines for safety, quality, accuracy, efficiency, labor cost, product rework, scrap, and issuance of material while meeting or exceeding the cost objectives.


  • Strong understanding of manufacturing environments and standard manufacturing processes.
  • Experience developing and executing strategies that optimize the cycle time of products.
  • Ability to work with Manufacturing Engineering to standardize work instructions, processes, and improve tooling and equipment adequacy.
  • Ability to develop, deploy, and sustain effective processes to ensure maximum utilization of material and people resources.
  • Excellent leadership skills with experience in all aspects of personnel management from attracting, hiring, developing, mentoring and coaching, and motivating employees through annual and on-going reviews of performance, including all stages of corrective action for under performance.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to communicate effectively and project a professional image when giving and taking information in writing, in person and over the phone.
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively with individuals and groups at all organization levels; ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to resolve conflict in a positive and objective manner and proactively find a solution for, or deal with work-related problems.
  • Willingness to adapt to changing business needs and deadlines.
  • Willingness to adhere to company policies and support management decisions and goals in a positive and professional manner.

Education and Experience:

  • A.S. degree in a technical field or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum of five (5) years in a similar position in a similar industry

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Staff Software Engineer

- Grass Valley

Designs and develops software systems in conjunction with hardware product development, applying principles and techniques of computer science, engineering and mathematical analysis.

Required Skills and Background:

  • Extensive experience with C/C++ development on Linux
  • Experience developing kernel device drivers for Linux Operating System
  • Experience developing multi-threaded applications
  • Knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, Design Patterns, Separation Of Concerns and general software engineering best practices.
  • Experience working with: Unix/Linux, Source Control tools and git, and bug tracking tools.
  • Requires an M.S. in Computer Science plus 4 years experience or B.S. in Computer Science plus 6 years experience.

Desired Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in software development for embedded systems developing and using BSPs cross compiling, and debugging
  • Experience with TCP/IP and network programming
  • Experience with video formats and signaling
  • Experience with video test equipment: Waveform monitors, signal generators, and oscilloscopes.
  • Inter-process communication, and multi-processing applications.
  • Experience with STL and STL extender libraries such as Boost and Qt.

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Our Story

AJA develops an extensive range of solutions for the professional video and audio market, from conversion devices to I/O solutions, digital recorders, cameras and more.

Behind every AJA product is a passionate team committed to bringing professionals high quality gear that won’t disappoint in the field. Hear about AJA’s dedicated crew, and the process that goes into developing each product in Grass Valley.


We offer competitive salaries and have a full range of benefits which include multiple health plan options, dental, vision, life and AD&D insurance, 125 Flexible Spending Accounts, and matching 401(k) plans.



Admission into locally sponsored events, company picnics with huge giveaways, local walking trails near campus, centrally located, softball teams, full kitchen, unlimited specialty coffee, and great fellow co-workers to name a few.