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Pipeline Developer - Python VFX

Job Title: Pipeline Developer - Python VFX
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15723/A/JR/161120_1605540720
Contact Name: Open Source Team
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Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Pipeline Developer / Python Software Engineer (VFX Maya API TDD). Would you like an opportunity to step into the world of ground-breaking visual effects and utilise your specialist skill set to create powerful, enigmatic VFX?

Multi award-winning visual effects company is seeking an accomplished Pipeline Developer to join their close-knit, dynamic team to support the maintenance and development of their ground-breaking VFX pipeline.

As a Pipeline Developer you'll take ownership of the design, creation, testing and deployment of the next generation asset pipeline. You'll work in collaboration with a small team of talented Software Developers, Assistant Technical Directors and Tech Support on a variety of exciting projects, using a diverse, modern technology stack including Python, Maya and Nuke in a TDD environment.

Not only will you be supporting artists and producers to make impressive visual effects for the big and small screens, you'll have the chance to mentor less experienced members of the team.

*Please note: this company is able to offer a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You'll join extremely well-appointed London-based offices in due course*

*You have strong Python coding skills
*You have good working knowledge of TDD / Unit Testing experience
*You're familiar with CI/CD
*You're familiar with / have experience working on backend APIs
*You have experience with some or all of the following VFX tools: Nuke, Mari, Hiero, render management software such as Deadline, Tractor, Grid Engine, understanding of colour workflow in VFX, 2D / 3D applications, Nuke / Maya in API development and Shotgun toolkit
*You're a proactive team player with first rate communication skills

As a Pipeline Developer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £55k) plus a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are interested in this Pipeline Developer / Python Software Engineer (VFX Maya API TDD) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today to find out more.