Our technology allows our clients to do more than 70% of the UK’s and 50% of the US’ background casting in film and television. Our platform has been used on nearly half of the high-end television made in the UK. We’ve been part of realising major productions such as No Time To Die, the Venom franchise, Black Widow, The Crown, Killing Eve, Mindhunter, The Witcher, Wonder Woman, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, Downton Abbey, 1917, Bohemian Rhapsody, Mission Impossible 6.
We bring together casting agencies, production companies, studios, crew members and artists; to create content that people love and to realise our users’ creative vision with less time and effort than ever before.
We’re an ambitious team of industry and discipline experts; we know film and we know technology. Our people are the stars of our show and with our inclusive and supportive culture, friendly team and exciting mission to power the film and TV industry, you are joining a truly unique company. We’ve achieved a lot already, but there’s so much more we want to do - so join us on the journey.
The part you’ll play
Employing full stack development practises, using Python, React, PostgreSQL and SQL Alchemy
Responsible for the development of new and the refinement of current features to enhance our end to end client proposition
Working with other Developers, Product teams and customer facing teams to define the right approach to solutions including the presentation of architecture / design strategies
Collaborate with the QA team to test and optimise features developed, as well as adding to our automated testing suites
Working closely with the product team to spec out new features and generate new proposed strategies
How you’ll play your part
Making use of AWS services to support integrations with 3rd party solutions
Working collaboratively using agile methodologies and elements of scrum
Mentoring junior Developers supporting their growth
Play an important part in the sharing of knowledge within the Development team and contributing technical showcases
- Company performance bonus
- Employee Incentive Plan (EIP)
- Employee Value Plan (EVP)
- 24 days annual leave
- Employee Pension and Discounts (Smart Pension)
- Flexible / Remote working
- Training and development budget
- Enhanced Maternity, Paternity and Parental leave pay
- Enhanced company sick pay
- Opportunity to sign up to be an extra on a production
- Our production credits in the UK
- Our casting client’s credits in the UK
- Our company values
- Our technical stack
- Our interviewing process
- Our team Dev.to blog
The POP team is made up of people of all backgrounds. We truly believe in equal opportunities and place great pride in offering everyone a fulfilling and inclusive working environment. Our differences only make us stronger, and we welcome anyone who wants to join us in pushing for a smarter, fairer future for entertainment.
Please note this role can be located anywhere in the United Kingdom as long as you’re comfortable working from home or a non-affiliated co-working space.