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Full-Time

Hardware Engineer

Posted on 4/23/2024

Scanline VFX

Scanline VFX

501-1,000 employees

Provides visual effects for film and television

Data & Analytics

Mid

Los Angeles, CA, USA

Category
Hardware Engineering
Electronic Hardware Engineering
Hardware Validation & Testing
Mechanical Hardware Engineering
Required Skills
Python
Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent practical experience
  • Minimum of three (3) years' hands-on experience in embedded solutions, demonstrating proficiency in designing and implementing custom hardware solutions
  • Experience in programming 8/16/32-bit microcontrollers
  • Familiarity with electrical engineering bench tools such as power supply and oscilloscope
Responsibilities
  • Firmware development of custom hardware (C or C++ programming) for time-critical applications such as motor control, lighting control and sync control across various internal/external equipment
  • Computer software development (Python and C++ language) to bridge between custom hardware and third-party applications such as computer graphics process engine, motion-capture system, real-time video compositing
  • Analog/Digital circuit boards design, quicking prototyping and troubleshooting
  • Mechanical design and parts fabrication with laser cutter and 3D printing is a plus
  • In charge of custom hardware/software system deployment, troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Responsible for the system's operation during on-stage filmmaking

Scanline VFX specializes in providing visual effects for film and television projects, utilizing their proprietary fluid simulation software, Flowline, to create photorealistic natural phenomena such as fire, smoke, and water. Additionally, their virtual production division, Eyeline Studios, is leading the way in redefining real-time filmmaking for content creators.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Vancouver, Canada

Founded

1989

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-14%

1 year growth

-23%

2 year growth

-22%
INACTIVE