Senior Pipeline Developer

Cinesite Montreal is seeking a Senior Pipeline Developer to join our award-winning feature film and television VFX and Animation Studio. The ideal candidate should be motivated and well-organized, with the desire to work within a fast-paced team of highly-skilled and experienced professionals.

The Role:  You will be maintaining and advancing Cinesite’s global production pipeline; keeping our pipeline efficient and up-to-date in response to new production challenges, and playing a key role in allowing our artists to be creative and deliver stunning imagery. As a senior pipeline developer, you will be working with a first-class development team in designing and implementing our production toolset. You will also be liaising directly with artists, supervisors and producers to identify and address integral improvements to our workflow.

We’d like to talk to you if you have the following:

  • Advanced proficiency in programming languages Python and C/C++.
  • Good understanding of visual effects and/or animation pipelines and workflows.
  • Extensive experience with source control and build systems in a Linux environment.
  • Strong grasp of software development best practices such as TDD, continuous integration and agile methodologies.
  • A proactive attitude and great team spirit (essential).
  • Experience with global pipelines across multiple sites (advantageous).

What can we offer?

Cinesite offers a positive, creative environment where the world’s leading animation and effects artists are encouraged and supported to develop and produce challenging, cutting-edge, award-winning work.

We work as a collective, where excellence, expertise and expression are valued by all; where we collaborate with some of the world’s leading creative thinkers and produce work to which we are proud to put our name.

If you want to be part of the Cinesite story, please submit your application as an online submission via this website. If your candidacy is successful, you will be contacted shortly. If your application is not retained for this position, it will stay on file for future opportunities.