Pipeline Developer VFX

Company
MPC
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
28 days holiday paid

About MPC

At MPC (The Moving Picture Company) we serve the international movie industry by bringing the vision of some of the world’s most creative film makers to stunning life. Increasingly that means, getting involved at every stage of the creative process, from collaborating on the initial concept art to delivering the final compositing. Recently we have also started offering advice on stereo 3D workflow.

We work from London, California, Vancouver, Bangalore and New York, and all our locations are fully networked so that artists can share work from any of them. Review sessions are held via video conferencing.

Our business is all about our people and the work we do is only ever as good as the talent we employ. That’s why we’re constantly on the hunt for dynamic and creative individuals to join our community.

Job summary

The Pipeline team is responsible for creating and maintaining the underlying software system and tools that visual effects artists rely on to produce their images. It is a highly dynamic environment which requires a cool head, creative thinking and pragmatic problem solving. The team needs people who are able to take initiative, develop software of the highest quality, and think beyond the scope of each development task.

We are looking for a team member to work in close collaboration with heads of departments and artists to design, develop and maintain efficient and intuitive software to address the needs of the department. The software can be in the form of, but not limited to: standalone applications, Maya scripts/plugins, python modules and Nuke plugins utilising MPCs core libraries.

Skills & Requirements

We require our developers to support the full life cycle of our software projects from design to maintenance, while constantly improving the software to address new challenges!

Core skills and requirements:

* Advanced Python
* Maya Scripting/API
* Linux
* Software design and expression of ideas
* Software version control
* Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Additional skills:

* Nuke development
* Qt framework
* C++
* Agile development
* MySQL

How to apply

Email your cv and information to emma-m@moving-picture.com

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