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Software Engineer - Release Engineering

Animal Logic

Vancouver, BC 11-22-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Mid (2-5 years) Experience
Job Description

Are you a Software Engineer with a passion for building tools to improve developer productivity? Are you interested in joining us in our studio? We have an opening in our Toolchain team that supports the R&D teams as they create software used by artists in various craft departments.

What you'll get to do:
• Support and improve tools for continuous integration, automated testing and release management
• Deploy and maintain automated solutions to monitor, test, repair and scale our systems
• Introduce new tools to improve developer productivity
• Develop and document tools and workflows which can be integrated by R&D and other technical teams
• Communicate within and between teams to determine the best solutions for challenges in workflow and toolchain
• Collaborate on Open Source projects with internal and external stakeholders and participate in our continuous involvement with the Academy Software Foundation

What you bring:
• A tertiary qualification in Computer Science or a related field
• At least 2 years' experience developing tools
• Experience with build systems and C++, Java or Python toolchains
• Passion for software quality, performance, benchmarking and building tools to improve developer productivity
• Good soft skills managing both technical and non-technical stakeholders
• Self motivation with a strong sense of ownership over complex problems and their related solutions
• Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery pipelines
• Fluency in using Linux CLI and shell scripts
• Good knowledge of source control tools

And you might also have:
• Rez and/or other package managers
• Jenkins
• Cloud architectures (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP)
• Containerisation (e.g., Docker)
• Experience with specific build systems and C++ compilers (CMake, make, ninja, gcc, clang)

Company Profile
Animal Logic

Animal Logic is one of the world's most accomplished digital studios producing award winning, ground breaking and trail blazing animation, visual effects and design.