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23rd March 2012, 14:05
Hi all,

Research In Motion is starting a new team in Munich, Germany to work on Qt on the BlackBerry Platform and on QNX. Job details and the contact is below.

Software Developer Qt (m/f)

Research In Motion Limited® (RIM)® is a world leader in the mobile communications market and has a history of developing breakthrough wireless solutions. RIM's portfolio of award-winning products, services and embedded technologies is used by thousands of organizations around the world and includes the BlackBerry® wireless platform, the RIM Wireless Handheld™ product line, software development tools and software/hardware licensing agreements. RIM is seeking driven individuals who can take our wireless data products to the next level in the global wireless market. Are you ready to make a difference in the world of mobile communications with RIM?


We are currently looking for a talented and passionate individual to join a growing team within the BlackBerry Platform organization. Utilizing their knowledge in C++ and Qt, Qt Quick programming, the successful candidate will be working in a fast-paced, dynamic development environment to develop Qt and Qt-based solutions for the BlackBerry Platform and QNX.


port to and maintain Qt on the QNX platform for use in RIM and QNX products
Develop and extend Qt and Qt Quick in internal projects as well as contributing to Qt in the open Qt community
assist internal teams with integration of Qt and use of Qt in their software


B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Engineering or Equivalent Qt experience
Solid knowledge of and experience with C++ programming, Git, Subversion
Long-term experience in software development with Qt
Experience with Qt Quick is very beneficial
Experience with JavaScript is very beneficial
Experience in the development of Qt plugins is very beneficial
Experience in the development on embedded or mobile platforms using Qt is very beneficial
Experience in porting Qt to new platforms is beneficial
Experience with SQL, JSON, HTML5, Python is beneficial
Experience with WebKit is beneficial
General development experience on Linux as well as on Windows
Highly-motivated individual with commitment to excellence
Able to work well as a member of a team, utilizing complex technologies
Able to learn quickly and under pressure, to meet tight deadlines

Contact Sabrina Wagner (swagner@rim.com) or/and apply online under:
For a list of all current opportunities, please visit www.rim.com/careers.