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published at 13.01.2022 12:24
Location: United Kingdom
Relocation Level: none
Remote support for this position: partial
We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer with an active interest in the cloud and modern computing approaches to join the team. Ideally, we're looking for a C++/Python application developer with an experience of software development in the VFX industry or pipeline who is looking to broaden their domain into modern cloud infrastructure.
Reporting to the Project Lead Engineer, your daily work will involve the design, implementation, documentation and testing of application and library code for both internal and public projects. These range from internal prototypes to high-standard public frameworks. You will be required to liaise with other engineers both in and out of the team, and the lead as necessary to ensure that the code meets the requirements of the internal and external customers, and is delivered in a timely fashion. Your role will also be to support and mentor more junior members of the team as required.
The role will require you to learn and work in new and varied software languages and tech stacks as required by the specifics of any particular project in a self-motivated manner.
It will be amongst your responsibilities to understand the business and wider industry. You will be encouraged to play an active role in communicating with project stakeholders and understanding and sharing requirements and proposed solutions.
NICE TO HAVE, KEEN TO LEARN.
Foundry develops creative software for the digital design, media and entertainment industries. With a 20-year heritage and a portfolio of award-winning products, Foundry advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders around the globe.
Clients and partners include major feature film studios and post-production houses such as Pixar, ILM, MPC, Walt Disney Animation, Weta Digital, DNEG, and Framestore as well as automotive, footwear, apparel and technology companies such as Mercedes, New Balance, Adidas and Google. Foundry partners with these companies to solve complex visualization challenges to turn incredible ideas into reality.
The company’s products are used to create breathtaking visual effects sequences on a wide range of feature films, video-on-demand, television and commercials. Foundry software was integral in the making of every VFX Oscar-winning film, award-winning TV shows and commercials for more than a decade.
Founded in 1996, Foundry is headquartered in London, with 300 staff and a presence in the US, China, Japan, Australia and Europe. In 2015, the London Stock Exchange named Foundry one of the “1000 Companies to Inspire Britain.” It regularly features in The Sunday Times’ Tech Track as one of Britain’s fastest-growing private technology companies.
For more information visit www.foundry.com.