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Foundry is in search of a Senior C++ Software Engineer specialising in cross-platform C++ build and release technology to join our Shared Technology team.
The Shared Technology team looks after diverse technologies used across our product portfolios such as core libraries, renderers, and build systems, and also contributes to "special ops" to help product teams push through on key milestone deliverables.
You will work as part of the team on varied technologies, but your primary responsibilities will pertain to improving and maintaining cross-platform Conan package management & CMake C++ build systems used for large-scale desktop applications.
You will have expert knowledge of debugging, improving and maintaining compilation, linkage, build system, and deployment aspects of large software C/C++ dependency stacks using best practices and forward-looking methods. You should be comfortable diving into and contributing, C++ code to varied projects.
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Foundry develops creative software for the digital design, media and entertainment industries. With a 20-year heritage and a portfolio of award-winning products, Foundry advances the art and technology of visual experience in partnership with creative leaders around the globe.
Clients and partners include major feature film studios and post-production houses such as Pixar, ILM, MPC, Walt Disney Animation, Weta Digital, DNEG, and Framestore as well as automotive, footwear, apparel and technology companies such as Mercedes, New Balance, Adidas and Google. Foundry partners with these companies to solve complex visualization challenges to turn incredible ideas into reality.
The company's products are used to create breathtaking visual effects sequences on a wide range of feature films, video-on-demand, television and commercials. Foundry software was integral in the making of every VFX Oscar-winning film, award-winning TV shows and commercials for more than a decade.
Founded in 1996, Foundry is headquartered in London, with 300 staff and a presence in the US, China, Japan, Australia and Europe. In 2015, the London Stock Exchange named Foundry one of the "1000 Companies to Inspire Britain." It regularly features in The Sunday Times' Tech Track as one of Britain's fastest-growing private technology companies.
Contact Name: Foundry
Job ID: 2989490