Giant are hiring – Junior Pipeline TD

Giant are seeking a Junior Pipeline TD.

This is a full time position and will be based in our studio in Dublin, Ireland.

The role is based in Dublin, Ireland and applicants should ideally be eligible to work within the EEA.

Please mail your CV and any relevant information to jobs@giant.ie – please include the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email, for example: “Application – Junior Pipeline TD”.

We will endeavor to respond to all applicants, but due to the high volume of applications we receive a reply might not always be possible.

Description :

Reporting to the Pipeline Supervisor and the CG supervisor, the Junior Pipeline TD will be involved in creating and supporting the workflow tools for a large crew of artists at Giant animation studios on their latest animated Series. Main focus will be on the Maya, Nuke and Substance tools as well as asset / Project management tools such as Shotgun.

Key Responsibilities :

– Creating and maintaining new pipeline tools for use by the production artists and TDs at Giant
– Work closely with Pipeline and CG Supervisors to determine most efficient workflow solutions
– Demonstrating new tools being implemented in the studio
– Contribute to the overall pipeline road-map for the studio
– Monitor and resolve pipeline tickets created by production staff
– Diagnosis and triage of technical issues and trouble shooting
– Automation of common time-consuming tasks for artists
– Documentation of all relevant work procedures, tools and systems
– Work close with Production to identify and resolve bottle neck areas in the pipeline

Qualifications :

– 3 plus years of experience in a software development role, preferably in Python
– Degree in computer science, software engineering or equivalent discipline
– Excellent problem-solving and interpersonal skills
– Experience in code-sharing and version control software, preferably Git