Senior Pipeline Engineer

TRIXTER is one of Germany’s leading animation projects and visual effects studios, offering a wide range of high quality services in digital production for motion pictures and TV. We are proud to have worked on international feature films and series such as Marvel’s The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: Civil War, Iron Man 3, Captain America, Ant-Man, White House Down, Cloud Atlas and Wolfblood.

TRIXTER is seeking a talented, motivated, and experienced Senior Pipeline Engineer to support and develop workflow in our Munich studio. The ideal candidate will have a passion for attention to detail in diverse areas of engineering and pipeline development, also who is self-driven problem solver with a passion for enabling others to succeed.

Location: Munich
Type of contract: Full-time. Long-term.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Collaborate in the design, development and support of our production pipeline

  • Applies principles of computer science, engineering and mathematics to maintain and troubleshoot

    new and existing tools, software and systems

  • Performs code reviews and maintains coding standards.

  • Manage installed software and git source code repositories

  • Mentors and motivates new and existing engineers and Department TDs

  • Maintains documentation workflow.

  • Refactor existing pipeline tools


  • Requirements:

  • Excellent 3D math skills (linear algebra, vector math)

  • 5 years’ experience in vfx pipeline programming or in the role of Graphics Engineer

  • Must have a good knowledge and understanding of the VFX pipeline and workflow

  • Excellent working knowledge of Python, Qt, C/C++.

  • Clear working knowledge VFX software Api’s and data-formats (Maya, Nuke, Katana, Arnold, Alembic,

    OpenVDB, etc.)

  • Proficiency in developing under Linux

  • Outstanding problem-solving skills under pressure

  • Good English language skills

  • EU citizenship or an existing German work permit

    Please send your CV and your earliest commencement date by email to

    We are very much looking forward to meeting you!