Pipeline Developer

Sunnyvale, CA
Job Terms:
up to ~$125/hr DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Jennie Brandon

Job Description:

Pipeline Developer:
Seeking an individual who is passionate about developing pipeline tools for VFX, motion graphics and AR/VR experiences.

Key Qualifications:
- Excellent understanding and ability in various programming languages and frameworks including but not limited to Python, MEL, C++, PyQT
- Extensive experience building tools for Maya, Nuke and VRay
- Expert knowledge of VFX workflow/pipeline for film and commercials
- Experience developing for FTrack, Shotgun or equivalent production management software.
- Solid foundation of programming and versatile coding abilities
- Comfortable working in an Agile workflow environment with Git implementation
- Strong communication skill to collaborate in a fast paced production environment
- You have good judgment and can follow stringent security and disclosure practices.
- Experience developing for Adobe, C4D is a plus
- Javascript, JSX and Developing with React is a plus
- Back-end Database Development is a plus
- Familiarity/Experience with client’s iOS development ecosystem including Xcode and Swift is a plus.

As a Pipeline Tools Developer, you will play a critical role in helping the team craft world-class marketing assets for released and unreleased products. You will be expected to jump right in and be hands on with coding tools for a Maya, Nuke, VRay visual effects pipeline. There will be a strong need in coding automation tools and tests as needed. Having a strong and versatile coding knowledge is key and you will need to think quickly, learn new API’s, programs and develop usable code that fits into the larger agenda of the team.

Education & Experience:
- Bachelor’s in Computer Science or equivalent degree
- Minimum of 5 years writing code for tools creation
- Experience working in both a large-scale studios as well as smaller start-up to medium sized commercial studios.

Client Description:

Our client, a leader in consumer electronics, is one of the greatest, most innovative, world-changing companies ever created! More like a cluster of start-ups versus a large company, they are single-handedly credited with creating some of the most impactful products of this generation.

Working alongside some of the brightest and most talented people, the work you do here will add up to something big that could not be done anywhere else.  There is no doubt that your best work will be brought out achieving some hefty goals at a heroic pace.

One thing we know is that you WILL NOT ever be bored.​

Here are some more things you can expect:

  • Wi-fi equipped shuttle service
  • Free parking
  • Onsite cafeteria

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)