The opportunity

The Weta Digital IT Software Department (ITSD) team is a tight-knit team who provides applications, APIs, BI and data integration solutions to the entire Weta company. We pride ourselves on building positive relationships with our customers and doing everything we can to make their jobs easier. We are now looking for a new Full Stack Developer to join us!

What you’ll be doing

The ITSD team looks after low-level disk and data services and high-level Production and Business applications. These are mostly written in Python and sit above and below a sophisticated VFX pipeline. We build custom software that has tests, CI and effective monitoring and alerting. Alongside adding new features – or working on large-scale projects - the team is constantly improving and modernizing our systems to work at an ever-increasing scale.

While this role would involve supporting and developing a number of full-stack web applications.

What we’re looking for

We'd love to hear from you if you've got a desire to learn, fantastic problem solving abilities, outstanding verbal and written communication skills and experience in the following:

  • Commercial web application development experience (e.g. Python, Ruby on Rails) CSS, HTML, and Javascript/jQuery experience

  • Relational database design experience and SQL query optimisation experience

  • Linux system administration experience

  • Agile / DevOps experience

You might also have:

  • UI or web design experience

  • Prior experience in the VFX production, entertainment, media or gaming industries

If you would enjoy supporting visual effects artists and technicians in an innovative award-winning company, then apply now!

This position is not open to international relocation

This position does not support visa sponsorship

Life at Unity

Unity (NYSE: U) is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity is the foundation upon which the world’s most powerful digital content is created. Specifically, Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

In the fourth quarter of 2022, more than 70% of the top 1000 mobile games were made with Unity as derived from a blended number of the top 1000 games in the Google Play Store and Apple App Store. In 2022, Made with Unity Applications had more than 4 billion downloads per month. For more information, please visit

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