Job Title: Mid/Senior R&D Engineer

Department: R&D

Location: Soho, London

About Ncam Technologies

Ncam is a pioneer of real-time visual effects solutions that empower its customers to achieve their artistic visions and take greater control of the creative process. At its core is a unique camera tracking solution that is supported by a suite of workflow tools and plug-ins for industry standard real-time renderers which offers Film & TV productions virtual and augmented graphic technology without limits.

Our multi-award winning patented technology integrates seamlessly to any production, capable of adapting to a wide range of applications from indoor and outdoor use to mounted or even hand-held camera configurations.  Through versatile real-time application and pre-visualisation of graphics, Ncam creates technology efficiencies that streamline the on-set production process, saving notable post-production time and incremental costs.

Ncam’s products are known worldwide and have been utilised by: Fantastic Beasts (Warner Bros), UEFA Champions League (BT Sport), NFC Championships Game (Fox Sports), Game of Thrones 8 (HBO), Monday Night Football (ESPN), The Super Bowl XLVIII (Fox Sports), Avengers: Age of Ultron (Marvel), Daytona (Fox Sports), and Jupiter Ascending (Warner Bros).

About the role

The R&D department of Ncam is looking for full-stack developers with strong foundations in C++ software development to join our talented team of engineers to help develop, maintain, and support our product line. All positions are subject to immediate start and are based in Soho, London (UK) with options to work remotely.

Ideal candidates should have an applied understanding of software design with practical experience architecting and contributing to large-scale projects preferably with real-time performance constraints or using web technologies. They should be familiar with AGILE development cycles and comfortable working closely with other developers using team management systems (such as Redmine, GitHub, Jira etc.) and version control software (git, svn, perforce).

They will be responsible for developing new product features as well as improving, maintaining, and supporting our entire product line. This includes development of Ncam Reality (our camera tracking software), web-based apps and our products that leverage game engine technologies for real-time visualization. Hands-on experience isn’t necessarily required in all of these key areas which provides applicants with variety and the opportunity to learn and expand their skill sets. All applicants are expected to have good written and verbal communication skills and be effective at conveying ideas, progress and issues with their teammates and management.

This role would be ideal for candidates who are degree educated in Computer Science or Software Engineering, with a passion for and knowledge of Computer Graphics or Computer Vision.

Main responsibilities:

About you

Essential experience required:

Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering (MSc, PhD, Engineer Degree, Technical Degree) with 4+ years of industry experience, preferably in Computer Graphics (Computer Games, VFX and Film, AR or VR).

Candidates must have:

Ideal experience required

Their knowledge should include one or more of the following areas:

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