Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Montréal


Software Engineer, Tools and Infrastructure 19WD32769 Americas-Canada-Quebec-Montréal

 Software Engineer, Tools and Infrastructure 
Location: Montreal, QC- Canada
Job ID: 19WD32769 

Position overview 
As a Software Engineer, Tools and Infrastructure, your main objective will be to help Shotgun Engineers working on product teams to deliver high quality software at a very high pace, with the smallest impact possible on clients. You will be doing so by having the opportunity to work with the latest Cloud Technologies and Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) solutions. 
Engineers working for the Tools and Infrastructure team are taking pride at helping the other teams developing resilient and scalable services. They are also acting as evangelist in term of development best practices, secure development lifecycle and Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD). They are curious, versatile and like to display a lot of leadership. 


- Architect, design and develop infrastructure services and tools that will allow Shotgun to deliver value faster to customers. 

- Identify bottleneck in the "code to deploy” processes and take actions to optimize these processes. 

- Own, improve and support the Shotgun CI/CD pipelines. 

- Be an evangelist of development best practices, secure development lifecycle and CI/CD.  

Minimum qualifications
- BS in Computer Science/Engineering or related technical field or equivalent practical experience 

- Software development experience in one or more general purpose programming/scripting languages like Ruby, Python, Bash, etc. 

- Experience in at least one of the following: test automation, refactoring code, test-driven development, CI/CD pipelines, cloud services, deployment of cloud services, DevOps methodologies, build infrastructure, Docker 

- Experience with Cloud Computing providers, Amazon Web Services (AWS) preferred. 

About Shotgun
Our focus on the Shotgun team is to build a new generation of tools for teams working in the entertainment industry.  

We believe any group of people anywhere in the world with a great idea should be able to tell an amazing story that impacts millions of people.  
(We connect teams together and help them do the best work of their careers while also getting them home in time for dinner).  

Most of the major visual effects and animation films in theaters and award-winning video games are created by our clients. Last year, we were awarded an Emmy for the impact we’ve had so far in the television industry. Game of Thrones, Stranger Things, and thousands of other stories are created by teams using our tools. Check out a collection of their work in our reel: 

Hear Shotgun Co-Founder and CEO Don Parker thank our clients on behalf of our team at the Emmys:   

We’re in a very exciting time here at Shotgun because we're growing faster than ever and are facing some interesting, difficult problems that we’re not yet sure how we’re going to solve. Not only will you be working on a product and technology that hundreds of projects use every year, you’ll be helping define it. Your input can make a difference! 

About Autodesk
With Autodesk software, you have the power to Make Anything.  The future of making is here, bringing with it radical changes in the way things are designed, made, and used.  It's disrupting every industry: architecture, engineering, and construction; manufacturing; and media and entertainment.  With the right knowledge and tools, this disruption is your opportunity. Our software is used by everyone - from design professionals, engineers and architects to digital scientists, students and hobbyists.  We constantly explore new ways to integrate all dimensions of diversity across our employees, customers, partners, and communities.  Our ultimate goal is to expand opportunities for anyone to imagine, design, and make a better world.


At Autodesk, we're building a diverse workplace and an inclusive culture to give more people the chance to imagine, design, and make a better world. Autodesk is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic. We also consider for employment all qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.

To all recruitment agencies: Autodesk does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Autodesk will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Autodesk, Inc.