Help Wanted: Software Developer

Come and influence the direction of one of the world's most popular benchmarks. Primate Labs is looking for a skilled software developer to come in and contribute to Geekbench. As a developer working on Geekbench, you will help design and develop future versions, as well as maintain the current version of the Geekbench application.


  • Develop and characterize workloads for future versions of Geekbench.
  • Develop and maintain the Geekbench application for desktop and mobile platforms.


  • BA/BMath/BSc in a technical field (or in lieu of a degree, equivalent experience).
  • Experience with C++ and the STL.
  • Experience with at least one of Objective-C, Java, Python, or Ruby.
  • Development experience on either Linux or OS X.
  • Self-motivated, independent, and proactive.


  • Low-level understanding of processor architectures.
  • Experience writing cross-platform code.
  • Experience writing desktop applications for OS X or Windows.
  • Experience writing mobile applications for Android or iOS.
  • Experience with GPGPU development using CUDA, OpenCL, or OpenGL.


  • Competitive salary and vacation
  • Flexible work hours
  • Your choice of computer hardware

This is a full-time employment position, and telecommuting is required. Interested? Send me an email with your resume and any other relevant information about your background or work experience and we'll talk!

John Poole is the founder of Primate Labs and lives in Toronto, Ontario with his wife Deborah. You can find John on Twitter or .