Senior Software Engineer

Eyeline Studios – Tech Development /
Regular /
Eyeline Studios
At Eyeline, Scanline VFX's virtual production division, we want to provide you with a solid foundation where you can be a part of an innovative team of brilliant researchers, developers and virtual storytellers. Learn more.

We are looking for an experienced and adaptable Senior Software Engineer with expertise in C++ and Python to join our Real-Time Core Software department. This department is responsible for implementing in-house applications for both infrastructure and artists, playing a critical role in sharing the technological backbone of our innovative projects. There is the potential for this role to transition into a product owner role for highly qualified candidates, with the opportunity to drive the vision and development of specific products or features.

Key Responsibilities

    • Lead and contribute to the development of software solutions using C++, Python, and other relevant technologies within the Real Time Core Software department
    • Work simultaneously on multiple projects, demonstrating versatility and adaptability
    • Contribute to the design and implementation of software architecture for VFX projects
    • Collaborate effectively with your team via virtual communication channels to contribute to the ongoing development and enhancement of the Real-Time Core Software department
    • Participate in framework design discussions, ensuring scalability and flexibility
    • Stay updated on industry trends, emerging technologies, and advancements to bring innovative solutions to projects

Minimum Qualifications

    • Minimum 5 years of professional experience in software development with a focus on C++ and Python
    • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience 
    • Experience with multi-platform development, including Windows and Linux
    • A strong background in software architecture and framework design

Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience with AWS Services and Docker
    • Proficiency with Vanilla JavaScript and HTML for front-end development
    • A team player with excellent verbal and written communication skills, fostering collaborative relationships
    • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
    • Proven ability to adapt to new technologies and tasks quickly

$110,000 - $140,000 a year
This salary range is specific to applicants applying to our position in Vancouver, BC. To determine your base salary, we consider your qualifications, skills, and experience. These considerations can cause your compensation to vary outside of this range and will also be dependent on your location
About Us
Scanline VFX is an award-winning leader in the visual effects industry with 7 studios worldwide, including London, Los Angeles, Montreal, Munich, Seoul, Stuttgart, and Vancouver. Since our beginning in 1989, we strive to set the highest standard of quality in everything we do. Through innovation, we generate solutions for our clients and raise the bar — both within our workplace and throughout our industry.

We look for explorers, people who are willing to go to new places and are open to testing, learning and iterating as they go. We believe great ideas come from everyone, so we actively encourage team members to ask questions and present their ideas.

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Netflix’s investment in our pipeline, infrastructure, and workforce allows us to continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in visual effects. In addition to working on projects for Netflix, we continue to work with a variety of long-standing and new clients.

Come as you are
We are committed to ensuring fair and equal treatment of your application. When you apply for a role with us, you will receive consideration based solely on your qualifications.

We will only consider applicants based in British Columbia, or those willing to relocate.