Pipeline TD

REALTIME are on the lookout for our next Pipeline TD, do you want to build some of the coolest tools and solutions across TV, Games and Auto then connect with us and click apply.
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As Pipeline TD for REALTIME you will provide technical support for our cinematics and TV/Film teams. You will be working with our Lead on Cinematics pipeline to help develop the necessary tools, pipeline and systems that are required to streamline production. You will help to identify a wide variety of software or technical possibilities to assist both production teams, single out issues, and implement necessary solutions.


•     Assist the Lead Pipeline TD to create, maintain and extend parts of our pipeline. Contribute to innovative ways to improve and advance our pipeline with new tools and scripts.

•     Design and develop tools and interfaces through hands on software engineering & scripting, optimise internal efficiencies, producing systems that are both reusable and scalable.

•     Work with the Lead Pipeline TD to update and determine pipeline requirements, goals, and challenges.

•     Proactively engage in R&D on new tools, processes & features to stay on the leading edge of new developments in the industry.



•     Strong knowledge of at least one 3D package.

•     Strong knowledge of Python.

•     Good knowledge of renderers and compositing software (ideally V-Ray and Nuke).

•     Good skills in software engineering/debugging.

•     Good knowledge of Shotgun.



•     Tools design, development and maintenance experience in a similar field.

•     Ability to designing complex reusable systems, while optimising the existing codebase.

•     Ability to work with Shotgun and further it’s integration into a pipeline.

•     Ability to research, implement and modify existing techniques.

•     Experience documenting tools and processes, as well as providing guidance to art and technical teams.

•     Experience working in, VFX, Games or Visualisation industries.

•     Understanding of moving data through the pipeline – sharing data between different software packages.



•     Background in lighting, compositing or editing.

•     Knowledge of ACES

•     Knowledge of UE4.

•     Knowledge of C++.

•     Solid 3D Maths.

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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M3 2JA Manchester Directions +44 (0)161 7110260


Doesn’t matter if our advertised roles don’t match your skills, if you love CG and have the goodies to prove it we want to know. Connect with us so we can love what you do too. 

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