Senior Software Engineer

Posted on: Jul 24

Shotgun Software
Location: Anywhere
www.shotgunsoftware.com

At Shotgun Software we're building project collaboration software for the visual effects, animation, and video game industries. Our products are designed and constructed with care, and used at over 350 studios across the globe to track, schedule, and review creative work. Our main product is Shotgun, a production platform for storing notes, tasks, versions, and other important production data. Shotgun connects people at the studio and keeps information flowing so studios finish projects on time and under budget. Our upcoming products will build off the Shotgun platform to help creatives do their jobs without getting bogged down by the complexities of modern day production. 

We are looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join our rapidly growing team. You should have a passion for making top of the line tools for artists that are beautifully designed to be both effective and intuitive. You must have the chops to dive in whether we need to build native applications, plug-ins to existing applications, or enhance our existing web-based tools. 

Required Qualifications:
  • C++ (QT) and Python experience
  • You are compelled to build tools that artists will love; both user interfaces and supporting architecture
  • Experience working in a production environment or in commercial artist tools development

Desirable Qualifications:
  • A degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience working with agile development process
  • Experience embedding Python into a native application
  • Experience using WebKit for a UI that interfaces with native code
  • Experience with web application development in Ruby, Python or JavaScript
  • Experience with plug-in development for Maya/Nuke/Houdini/etc
  • Experience working on a distributed team

About our Team
We are a passionate group of people tackling interesting problems and having a blast. Most of us are foodies, we love good wine, and we're officially obsessed with coffee. We have a strict no-asshole rule, and we are trying to build a dream team of people who inspire one another every day. We'll pay you what you're worth, give you lots of challenges and flexibility, and although we're all highly motivated and work hard, we insist that you have a healthy work/life balance. 

We look forward to hearing from you! 

Apply for this position.
Please send your materials to jobs@shotgunsoftware.com and specify "Senior Software Engineer" in the subject line. We look forward to hearing from you!