Summer Intern - Software Engineer, Renderman


Emeryville, CA 08-03-2022
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  • Paid
  • Internship
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Pixar's RenderMan Products Group has internship opportunities assisting in the development and maintenance of its world-renowned rendering software.

• Maintain and develop tools to facilitate use of RenderMan and ancillary tools in production pipelines
• Perform product development and maintenance tasks
• Proactively test new and existing functionality to ensure the highest levels of quality
• Contribute to team efforts by participating in design discussions, sharing engineering responsibilities, and fostering adoption of best practices

• The focus of your college degree is in computer science
• You have fluency in C++
• You have a solid foundation in software engineering, including object-oriented programming
• You understand and are interested in photorealistic rendering (ray tracing, BXDFs, geometry processing)
• You are familiar with shading languages and their use in film production pipelines
• You have strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and multi-task
• You can work well independently within a fast paced, dynamic, quality-obsessed environment
• You are conversant in the latest developments in the industry
• You are available to work full-time Mon-Fri for 12 consecutive weeks between May – Sept in Emeryville, CA (this is not a remote position)
• You already possess the right to work in the United States

• You are working towards a MS or PhD level advanced degree
• Recent MS or PhD grads who are within the first year post graduation are eligible to apply

Visa Sponsorship:
• Unfortunately, we are not able to sponsor student / intern visas at this time. You must already possess the legal right to work in the United States to be eligible for this opportunity

Submission Process and Application Materials:
• Attach a single PDF file containing your cover letter and your resume

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Sunday, October 2, 2022

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rzebo1-3-238-199-4-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Pixar Animation Studios, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is an Academy Award®-winning film studio with world-renoinswned technical, creative and production capabilities in the art of computer animation.