Qt Applications Software Engineer

San Francisco, CA /
Software /
Shaper is developing a revolutionary line of computer-augmented power tools, starting with a handheld CNC router called Origin. Origin leverages computer vision, augmented reality, and advanced motion control to amplify and accelerate our users' creativity. We're looking for a skilled Application Software Engineer to join our team. You'll work on features and applications for Origin that enable dramatically new experiences with tools.

The Job

    • Develop applications for Shaper Origin and future products using C++, Javascript, Qt, and Qt Quick
    • Collaborate with product owners and designers to implement new software features and user interfaces
    • Write unit tests and utilities to ensure high quality
    • Document your code and keep it organized and manageable


    • Minimum 3 years experience with modern C++
    • Experience building Qt Quick applications with a high level of polish
    • Experience implementing user interfaces from design handoff
    • Good problem solving and debugging skills
    • Good communication skills (English) are required (verbal & written)
    • You’re excited to explore an entirely new field and develop products that real users will depend on!

Bonus Points

    • Background in computer graphics, geometry processing, and/or development on embedded systems
    • Familiarity with web front-end frameworks such as React or Vue.js
    • Experience scripting in Python and Bash
    • You like building things with your hands