Senior Software Engineer – VFX Pipeline

slatevfx is recruiting a Senior Software Engineer Manager – VFX Pipeline  

Located at Fox Studios – Sydney Australia.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain proprietary internal production tracking and digital asset management applications.
  • Troubleshoot and investigate production issues, while participating in the design and implementation of features as needed.
  • Monitor workflows and production requirements. 
  • Manage API requirements for use by 2D and 3D departments.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 5 years in a similar role.
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work with a team in a fast paced, project driven environment.
  • A strong understanding of vfx production processes and workflows within Film and TV. 
  • Able to multitask and prioritise work.
  • Fluency in Python (Pythoon 2.7+)
  • Proficiency in Linux
  • Web development experience using Django, jQery, Nginx & uWSGI
  • Data stores/tools: MySQL, Redis, MongoDB
  • Version Control – SVN / Git


  • Knowledge and experience with Nuke, Maya, Houdini, Shotgun, Python API’s
  • Familiarity with industry-standard open source libraries such as OpenImageIO, OpenEXR. Qt/PyQt etc

If you have the above qualifications, and are interested in this position, please apply for the job with the link below:

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Please include this in your email subject line:  Pipeline Manager / Name