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Speech Graphics - Junior Software Engineer

  • CodeBase 38 Castle Terrace Edinburgh, Scotland, EH3 9DZ United Kingdom (map)

Junior Software Engineer


As Junior Software Engineer you will be responsible for developing applications and tools under the guidance of a senior engineer, in a variety of areas, including DevOps, porting, real-time animation and web-based interfaces. You will support our existing technology as well as developing new features The work you do will have exciting impacts across verticals in communications and entertainment.


  • A degree in Computer Science, electrical engineering or related field

  • Proficiency in C++ and Python

  • Experience with version control systems (any of Git, Hg, P4)

  • Good problem solving and debugging skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • Ability to work within a team

  • Ability to work within a schedule and deliver effectively to deadlines

  • Understanding of Object Orientated Programming techniques

Other preferred skills and experience

  • Experience with CMake, bash Linux, OSX or Windows development

  • Mobile software development (Android or iOS)

  • Web-based programming, WebGL

  • Previous experience in commercial software development


  • Private health insurance

  • Pension scheme

  • Track for receiving stock options

  • Regular team outings, office snacks and Friday beer nights

  • Based in a strong tech community with opportunities for growth, networking and socializing

To apply

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About Speech Graphics

Speech Graphics is an award-winning company founded in 2010, providing pioneering facial animation technology to the games industry and beyond, with a stellar client list including Warner Brothers, Microsoft, Square Enix, Epic Games, and Def Jam recordings. Based on over 20 years of R&D in speech technology, machine learning and procedural animation, our software generates high-quality facial animation from audio alone, with no need for motion capture. Our revolutionary technology is used in a variety of applications, including game development, social presence in virtual reality, education, and intelligent agents.

Join our growing interdisciplinary team to work in an exciting and rewarding atmosphere. Headquartered in CodeBase, the tech center by the Castle in the heart of Edinburgh, we also have offices in Silicon Valley.