Are you an adventurous Full Stack Developer interested in joining a world class animation and visual FX studio? The successful candidate will join our high-calibre team and help drive the evolution of our mission-critical systems. This challenging position requires you to solve complex problems using creative solutions and techniques while contributing to the overall delivery of an animated feature film!

What you’ll get to do:

  • Work as part of a small international team that forms part of a larger group focused on satisfying the bespoke software requirements and support requests of the creative workflows
  • Interact regularly with artists and leads in production departments
  • Participate in the design and development of new features of production workflow & reporting systems
  • Communicate with our creative customers
  • Assisting in the maintenance and release of production systems
  • Monitoring production systems and resolving any operational issues
  • Communicating status and resolution with clients of varying technical expertise
  • Maintaining support queue and managing multiple requests

What you bring:

  • BSc in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 3 years of commercial Java development experience
  • A good understanding of Data Models and Relational Databases
  • Demonstrated experience working with internal or external clients
  • Previously contributed to robust and scalable systems
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good planning and estimating abilities

And you might also have: 

  • Full-stack software development experience
  • Good understanding of UI/UX principles
  • Experience building resilient and effective back-end services
  • Reactive Streams (WebFlux) experience is highly desirable
  • High Performance Computing/Tasks scheduling/Extensive multi-threaded applications development experience
  • RDBMS experience (Postgres, MySql, etc) – Modelling, writing queries, reverse-engineering
  • Messaging systems experience (Kafka, Artemis or any other JMS broker)
  • In-Memory-Data-Grids and indexing (Ignite, Hazelcast, Lucene, ElasticSearch etc)
  • Agile methodologies
  • Continuous integration/deployment

What you’ll need to include in your application:

  • Your resume/CV
  • You may also give links to relevant websites that might demonstrate your work either as code or as a visual example of the results of your code.


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Animal Logic is an independent Australian company that has been at the forefront of creating digital content, award winning design, visual effects and animation for the film and television industries for over 25 years. With studios in Sydney and Vancouver and development offices in Sydney and Los Angeles, Animal Logic continues to forge new partnerships and collaborations with leading studios and filmmakers to develop and produce stories that resonate with a global audience.

In 2017, Animal Logic completed production on Peter Rabbit, The LEGO® Ninjago Movie, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Alien: Covenant, and is currently in production on The LEGO® Movie Sequel (2019). Other film credits include: The LEGO® Movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron, The Great Gatsby, Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga’Hoole, 300, Happy Feet and The Matrix.

For over 25 years, Animal Logic has remained committed to innovation, technical and creative excellence and most importantly, creating a collaborative and storytelling culture with a unique voice. We have BIG dreams!


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