Pipeline Architect

Job Description:

Tangent Animation is seeking a talented Pipeline Architect to join our growing team. Studio environment is fast-paced and committed to creating high-quality animation. Tangent Animation's R&D team is responsible for designing and developing in-house software to support the making of our animated films. In this role, you will work closely with CG artists in production departments and other engineers to build best in class tools for creating Feature Films. If you are someone with a deep understanding of software application engineering, an ability to collaborate with large cross-functional teams, and are skilled in designing and implementing robust, easy to maintain code, this may be the role for you. We are looking for someone who is committed to creating and maintaining world-class production tools utilizing high-standard engineering practices.Candidates should thrive as part of a team and take direction well.


*Develop, implement, test and support 3D Graphics Lighting and Rendering pipeline software in a mixed Windows and Linux environment *Collaborate effectively with a team of Engineers and Technical Directors *Partner with Artists and Production Management to provide world class software development and support for film production


*3+ years of professional engineering in C++ and Python required *Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent *Strong software engineering skills *Strong problem solving skills with high attention to detail and quality *Experience with Windows and Linux *Experience with 3D applications and their APIs is a plus (e.g. Blender, Fusion, Maya) *Previous Leadership experience is required *Experience with RESTful interfaces is a bonus *Excellent verbal and written communication skills


Animated Feature Film
Software Development


Start Date:
Aug 01 2016
End Date:
Mar 01 2017

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If you're interested in this position, please email your Resume to careers@tangent-animation.com

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