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Associate Software Developer

Job description

As an Oscar-Award winning (Sci-Tech) team, innovation is at the heart of what we do at Framestore - be this developing new techniques, new ideas or creative new ways to tell our clients’ stories.

Underpinning all of this is a long tradition of research, technology and development - from engineering our bespoke software solutions to gaining early access to bleeding-edge technology and forging vibrant partnerships with leading academic and scientific institutions.


Who We Are
Framestore combines talent and technology to bring life to everything we create, whether in film, TV, advertising or immersive experiences. Driven by creativity and inspired by the future, we set out every day to reframe the possible.


The Role
We are looking for an Associate Software Developer to join our London-based Production Technology team - you'll be involved in creating and maintaining software applications, working closely with other developers, and participating in the full software development lifecycle.

Your main focus in this role will be to participate in the development and maintenance of software applications. You'll collaborate with your teammates to write clean, efficient code, and assist in the software testing process to identify and resolve issues. Your role will involve troubleshooting and debugging software problems, understanding project requirements, and implementing solutions.

You’ll also be:

  • Attending team meetings, providing status updates, and actively participating in discussions related to project progress

  • Participating in code reviews to maintain quality of code, identify potential issues and ensure adherence to coding standards as well as contributing towards technical documentation

  • Staying updated with industry trends and emerging technologies

  • Seeking guidance from other team members and proactively engage in learning opportunities to enhance skills

Job requirements

Core Experience

  • Understanding of relevant programming languages (eg. Python, PHP, Javascript)

  • Understanding of software development methodologies and best practices

  • Familiarity with software development tools and version control systems such as Git

  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new technologies

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Analytical mindset and a proactive approach to problem-solving

Desirable Experience

  • Experience working in a containerised environment such as Docker or Podman

  • Experience working with web servers such as Apache or Nginx

  • Knowledge of the inner workings of Linux, comfortable using a shell

  • Knowledge of web frameworks such as Django or Flask

  • An understanding of JavaScript frameworks like React or Angular

  • Experience working in a production environment

  • An understanding of cloud-based technologies

Work Arrangements **

At Framestore, we offer a flexible work arrangement where employees have the option to split their work time between home and office. For this role, 1 day a week in office is required so candidates should be able to commute easily when necessary. Unfortunately, VISA sponsorship is not available for this position at this time.


Application Process

To apply, please complete the linked application form or if you are unable to use that link you can submit your resume and portfolio to [email protected] with the subject line: [Associate Software Developer - London].