Job title: Senior Software Engineer
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 2021-09-09
Job ID: 52763

Job Description

 

 

 

Software Engineer - Campaign Brief

Founded in 2018 by Scott Mann and Nick Lynes, Flawless is revolutionising how film and TV can be

experienced by a global audience. Using ground-breaking AI, we can visually translate a film or TV show

into any language, whilst preserving the original performance of the actors.

Our recent launch generated a huge amount of interest and publicity across the UK and US, and we’re

currently in conversations with a number of global streaming services and movie studios. Our current

focus is on building and enhancing our overall translation solution but we’ve future plans to develop

other AI solutions for VFX.

Technological innovation is at the heart of everything we do. We’re rapidly expanding our Science and

Engineering teams, and work with some of the top researchers in the world, through our collaboration

with the Max Planck Institute for Informatics.

We’re bringing disruptive solutions to one of the most exciting and inspiring industries in the world.

We’ve just opened our first office in Soho and are searching for talent that will help shape our

technology well into the future.

 

THE ART IS IN THE SCIENCE

 

 

 

 

 

The Role

Following our recent launch we are now expanding our engineering team in London. As part of this

team, we are looking to hire Software Engineers to drive further development of our TrueSync platform

and be instrumental in taking our product to market.

Being one of the early hires joining the Flawless engineering team, you will play an integral part in the

productisation of our TrueSync platform.

We work as a flat hierarchy so you will have the freedom to own, contribute and develop the core

services Flawless will have to offer.

Responsibilities

 

● Designing and developing our software which will allow us to take our product to market

● Be involved throughout the full development life cycle, from idea generation, design, and

prototyping to execution

● Provide technical leadership: refining the system architecture, helping to define product

features, and using best practices to enable the best quality end product.

● Collaborate closely with technical and non-technical counterparts to understand our customers'

problems and build products that solve them

 

What we need from you

 

● Proficiency in either Python or any other OpenSource software. You will be able to talk through

the tools and frameworks you have used.

● Experience taking a leading role in building complex software systems that have been

successfully delivered

● Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software

development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management,

build processes, testing, and operations.

● Familiar with technologies design patterns, data structures and designing of algorithms

● Ability to work across the organisation and communicate with technical and non-technical

stakeholders to collect requirements, disambiguate, and define technical strategy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What you’ll get from us

 

Flawless is on a mission to revolutionise the VFX and motion picture industry. This Software Engineer

role is an opportunity to join at an early stage and use your skills and experience to contribute to the

core service that Flawless will be offering. You’ll be working alongside our team of world-leading visual

scientists AI Engineering team who are using AI to continue to push the boundaries of what is possible.

You will have the opportunity to contribute to the design and development of systems that will be used

on a large scale by some of the world’s leading post production, VFX, motion picture and streaming

companies.

As we grow our engineering function there will be the potential opportunity to progress your career into

leadership and management.

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a generous overall package, including share options. At

Flawless we want to ensure that everyone who contributes to our success also benefits from it.

Key Dates

We aim to have an efficient process and commit to giving you timely feedback. The process may vary

slightly but is likely to follow a simple two-stage process:

● Initial informal discussion with our Talent Partner John Norris (Google Meet)

● Interview with Stuart (our CTO) and Praveen (our Lead Software Engineer). A face to face if

practical, in our Regent Street office

Following this, we will provide you with feedback and/or an offer. At all stages, you will be given plenty

of opportunity to ask questions.

Submission of three applicants:

Telephone Interviews:

Interviews:

Offer:

Target start date: