careers

current vacancies

We always want to hear from talented people with a passion for what we do, whether you're a new graduate or a programmer with years of experience.

Even if you don't see a position listed below, you're welcome to send your CV and a speculative cover letter to careers@carallon.com. If you have any questions, please e-mail sarahd@carallon.com for a graduate job description and details of how to apply.

Also shown below are vacancies at our sister companies, when they have them. These companies are; Brompton Technology – a manufacturer of LED video processing solutions, Pharos Architectural Controls - a manufacturer of lighting and audio-visual control solutions, and SixEye – a new venture developing a cloud platform to unify lighting and AV remote management.

Graduate Software Developer London

 Job Reference CAR/GSD/2018/01
 Salary Recent graduates: £28,000 plus opportunity for performance bonuses. With work experience: dependent on level of experience  
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location

Carallon offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.) 

Please note that we cannot offer visa sponsorship for this graduate level post. You must have the right to live and work in the UK before applying for this role. 

 

About Us

Carallon is a product research and development company creating industry-leading award-winning products. Based in London, we specialist in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry; encompassing lighting control, LED video processing and motion control.

Projects our team designs and manufactures for include:

  • The Pharos Architectural Control range of lighting control products used in theme parks and architectural installations worldwide
  • The Martin Professional P3 LED Video Wall processors
  • The industry-leading Brompton Technology control and processing solution for video walls used in concerts, award shows and television.

 We divide our time between contracting work and developing our own products in-house for distribution to a huge international client base.

Job Summary

The Graduate Software Engineer position is within our development team, which works concurrently on a variety of exciting, cutting-edge projects. We offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment, with an internal professional development programme and regular training.

Along with project and line managers, the Graduate Software Engineer will be assigned a senior technical mentor for one-on-one help and support. Our development team is close-knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. A successful candidate should be similarly minded to work in the driven, focused environment required to bring original and ground-breaking products to market.

Programming is mainly in C++ on multiple platforms, and training will be provided where necessary. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Working on new product features
  • Maintaining and bug fixing existing code
  • Developing coding and architecture skills

Essential Qualifications

  • Engineering, Physics, Computer Science or Mathematics degree undergraduate degree, 2:1 or above, or relevant professional experience
  • An interest in computing and technical subjects, and an ability to learn independently with guidance
  • Analytical skills, including the ability to understand and reason about complex information from a variety of sources
  • Evidence of the ability to work as part of a team, sharing skills, experience and interests with colleagues
  • Ability to work independently under the guidance of a senior engineer, taking individual responsibility for work
  • Familiarity with Windows 

Desirable Extras 

  • Interest in, and knowledge of, video or lighting for live entertainment
  • C++ programming
  • Experience with object-oriented design
  • Evidence of independent programming, electronics or similar projects and interests
  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately
  • Demonstrable experience with any of the following skill areas:
    • Embedded systems development
    • Realtime control
    • Graphical user interfaces on desktops, tablets or smartphones
  • Experience with Qt framework
  • Experience of apps development for iOS/Android.
  • Familiarity with Linux
  • Familiarity with Mac/OSX
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/GSD/2018/01. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Manufacturing Technician London
 Job Reference CAR/MT/JAN2019
 Salary Competitive based on experience
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location Carallon offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.) 

About Us

Carallon is a product research and development company creating industry-leading award-winning products. Based in London, we are specialists in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry; encompassing lighting control, LED video processing and motion control.

Our products are used all over the world for high profile installations and events; the London Eye, the Academy Awards, the U2 world tour, and Madame Tussauds to name a few. 

Projects our team develops and manufactures for include:

  • The Pharos Architectural Control range of lighting control products used in theme parks and architectural installations worldwide
  • The Martin Professional P3 LED Video Wall processors
  • The industry-leading Brompton Technology control and processing solution for video walls used in concerts, award shows and television.

We divide our time between contracting work and developing our own products in-house for distribution to a huge international client base.

Job Summary

The successful candidate will be responsible for the manufacturing of our range of products, involving mechanical assembly, testing and quality control. This position is ideally suited to those with prior experience of electronic product or computer assembly, testing and manufacturing, although product-specific training will be provided.

Candidates should be able to manage their own workload and time. The successful candidate will have individual responsibility for their work from production to despatch, working autonomously and responding flexibly to the changing needs of the business. Our manufacturing team is close knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. Candidates should be similarly interested in the work involved and be able to adapt to changing priorities as we bring original and ground-breaking products to market.

The company’s close ties to the entertainment industry bring a variety of benefits and we offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Learn Mechanical Assembly of Carallon Products
  • Carry out Sub-Assembly preparation tasks of Carallon products from soldering components to supporting circuit boards, to building a run of mechanical sub-assemblies
  • Carry out Functional and Integration Tests on Carallon products and prepare them for extended ‘Soak’ tests
  • Final Inspection, Finishing and Boxing Products to go into Finished Goods
  • Assist with Signing in Goods-In when parts received by the department
  • Maintain high attention to detail in ensuring products manufactured are of consistent high quality
  • Work closely with the Manufacturing Manager and other members of the manufacturing team to ensure smooth supply and delivery of products to deadlines
  • Take responsibility for ensuring the working environment is well-organised, well-equipped and does not create hazards or risks to health and safety

Essential Qualifications

  • Experience working in an electronics, manufacturing technician or assembly role, working independently
  • Electronics qualifications including practical certifications
  • Experience managing one’s own time effectively, prioritising conflicting tasks as appropriate
  • Ability to work independently, taking individual responsibility for work
  • Be confident carrying out the assembly, production and testing of electronics to a high standard
  • Demonstrate a high level of manual dexterity, working with multiple components and appropriate tools such as soldering irons
  • Demonstrate a methodical, accurate and organised approach when manufacturing
  • Be able to follow design guidelines and instructions, as well as maintain such documents for new products
  • Be confident taking responsibility for the consistent quality of products they manufacture
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of electronics and experience of its practical applications
  • Understand product test cycles and be able to balance workload and provide flexibility to meet changing priorities based on incoming orders

Desirable Extras 

  • Ability to manage the workload, quality of production and personal development of another person
  • Ability to communicate effectively technical and non-technical information, both in writing and verbally
  • Interest in, and knowledge of, video or lighting for live entertainment
  • Be able to balance multiple tasks, and demonstrate excellent time management
  • Be able to advise on manufacturing skills and techniques and, when required, manage the workload within a team
  • Remain calm when working under pressure, and maintain consistently high quality outputs
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/MT/MAR2019. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Software QA Engineer London

 Job Reference CAR/TEST/AUG18
 Salary Competitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location

Carallon offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.)

 

About Us

Carallon is a product research and development company creating industry-leading award-winning products. Based in London, we specialise in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry; encompassing lighting control, LED video processing and motion control.

Projects our team designs and manufactures for include:

  • The Pharos Architectural Control range of lighting control products used in theme parks and architectural installations worldwide
  • The Martin Professional P3 LED Video Wall processors
  • The industry-leading Brompton Technology control and processing solution for video walls used in concerts, award shows and television.

 We divide our time between contracting work and developing our own products in-house for distribution to a huge international client base.

Job Summary

We are looking for an experienced software test specialist to join our team. Primary focus would be on effective manual testing of our industry-leading lighting control and video processing products, however we also utilise automated testing using Squish. We offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment.

Candidates should be able to manage their own time as they will be involved in testing across multiple projects, working independently but under the guidance of the project leader. Good communication skills are essential in liaising with external clients on clarifying field reports as well as working internally with developers to reproduce reported faults. This position is suitable for those with some prior experience of software testing, but training will be provided on our products and related technologies. The ideal candidate will be methodical, with an eye for detail, but will also be able to think creatively to anticipate how customers might use a product and where problems might occur.

Key Responsibilities

  • Quality assurance testing of new products and software versions prior to release
  • Investigating fault reports to reproduce issues, identify bugs and document them thoroughly in our defect-tracking system
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases 
  • Design, develop and execute automation scripts 
  • Liaise with internal teams (e.g. developers and product managers) to identify system requirements
  • Stay up-to-date with new testing tools and test strategies 
  • Collaborating with colleagues on improving our testing methodology and the efficiency and quality of our QA

Essential Qualifications

  • An undergraduate degree in a relevant engineering subject or equivalent
  • Proven work experience in software quality assurance
  • Strong knowledge of software QA methodologies, tools and processes
  • Experience in writing clear, concise and comprehensive test plans and test cases 
  • Hands-on experience with both manual and automated testing 
  • A methodical approach and a good eye for detail
  • Strong computing skills and an aptitude for learning to use advanced software
  • Analytical skills, including the ability to understand and reason about complex information
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal and written English
  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately
  • Ability to work independently under guidance

Desirable Extras 

  • Technical experience working with lighting or AV control products
  • Familiarity with video standards and technologies
  • Previous experience of project management or team leadership 
  • Previous experience coding with HTML, JavaScript and/or Lua
  • Previous experience with the Squish automated GUI testing system from froglogic
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/TEST/OCT18b. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Marketing Manager London

 Job Reference CAR/MM/FEB2019
 Salary Competitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) or Part-time (at least 22.5 hours/week)
 Reporting Group Marketing Manager
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location Brompton Technology offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.) 
 

About Us

Carallon is a product development company specialising in control systems for the entertainment industry. It is part of a group alongside industry-leading brands Pharos Architectural Controls, Brompton Technology and SixEye.

Pharos Architectural Controls provides advanced lighting control solutions for architecture, themed entertainment and other specialist industries. Our award-winning products are installed across the world, running day and night in international landmarks, theme parks, shopping malls, stadiums, art installations, museums and airports.

Brompton Technology is a specialist manufacturer of video processing products for live events. Our Tessera system is the industry-leading processing solution for LED video walls, used for high-profile events ranging from the Academy Awards to tours by bands like U2 and Ed Sheeran.

SixEye provides SaaS (Software as a Service) enabling best in class remote management of professional control systems, with particular focus on the AV, lighting and entertainment environment. Secure device management features include firmware and file upload, triggering, real time status, logging and more.

The Carallon group is close-knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. Candidates should be similarly interested in the work involved and be able to adapt to changing priorities as we bring original and ground-breaking products to market. The group's close ties to the entertainment industry bring a variety of benefits and we offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment.

Job Summary

The Marketing Manager is a new position within our group-wide marketing team working across all our brands. The successful candidate will work closely with our product management teams to understand specific products and determine an appropriate marketing strategy within the wider context of our overall brand strategy. They will report to the Group Marketing Manager and will participate in all other marketing activities.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with product management to prepare necessary marketing material to support new product launches, tradeshows and events
  • Ensure the sales team across all regions have the marketing material they require to communicate confidently with customers
  • Contribute to planning, design and delivery of campaigns, tradeshow stands or events
  • Manage development and updates of websites and other marketing material to support the brand strategy
  • Work with the Group Marketing Manager to develop and execute a communications plan across all available channels (e.g. email newsletters, blogs, social media, print advertising) and help manage any external agencies involved
  • Gather publicity material from customers such as project photos, testimonials, and requisite permissions
  • Use analytics tools (e.g. Google Analytics) to gain insights into web traffic to help plan marketing campaigns 
  • Assist with some marketing administration tasks as required

Essential Qualifications

  • A degree in marketing or equivalent experience working in a marketing department in-house or agency
  • Substantial previous B2B marketing experience
  • Extremely strong communication skills in both verbal and written English
  • Demonstrable experience writing and proofing marketing material 
  • Highly competent with Microsoft office, in particular PowerPoint and Word 
  • At least basic experience using desktop publishing and graphic design tools sufficient to modify and complete documents based on existing templates
  • An eye for detail and an understanding of design
  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately

Desirable Extras 

  • Knowledge or experience of stage or architectural lighting, or LED video, or live event production or a related industry
  • A strong technical background and the ability to understand the features and functions of complex control products 
  • Experience working with the Adobe Creative Cloud suite or similar
  • Experience using Google Analytics 
  • Experience using website content management systems 
  • Experience of engaging external contractors (e.g. designers, copy-writers) on projects and managing successful completion
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/MM/FEB2019. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Marketing Coordinator London

 Job Reference CAR/MC/FEB2019
 Salary Competitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) or Part-time (at least 22.5 hours/week)
 Reporting Group Marketing Manager
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location Brompton Technology offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.) 
 

About Us

Carallon is a product development company specialising in control systems for the entertainment industry. It is part of a group alongside industry-leading brands Pharos Architectural Controls, Brompton Technology and SixEye.

Pharos Architectural Controls provides advanced lighting control solutions for architecture, themed entertainment and other specialist industries. Our award-winning products are installed across the world, running day and night in international landmarks, theme parks, shopping malls, stadiums, art installations, museums and airports.

Brompton Technology is a specialist manufacturer of video processing products for live events. Our Tessera system is the industry-leading processing solution for LED video walls, used for high-profile events ranging from the Academy Awards to tours by bands like U2 and Ed Sheeran.

SixEye provides SaaS (Software as a Service) enabling best in class remote management of professional control systems, with particular focus on the AV, lighting and entertainment environment. Secure device management features include firmware and file upload, triggering, real time status, logging and more.

The Carallon group is close-knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. Candidates should be similarly interested in the work involved and be able to adapt to changing priorities as we bring original and ground-breaking products to market. The group's close ties to the entertainment industry bring a variety of benefits and we offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment.

Job Summary

The Marketing Coordinator is a new position within our group-wide marketing team working across all our brands. The successful candidate will support the marketing team by focusing on a range of marketing administration tasks and taking on specific marketing projects, working independently but under the direction of an experienced marketing manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Marketing administration tasks, including updating project charts, maintaining filing systems, keeping meeting minutes, etc.
  • Gather publicity material from customers such as project photos, testimonials, and requisite permissions 
  • Participate in the delivery of campaigns, tradeshow stands or events
  • Handle basic website amendments and updates via the content management system (e.g. Wordpress) 
  • Help manage brand social media presence in accordance with an established communications plan and social media guidelines
  • Manage the data for targeted email campaigns - checking lists and sending out emails using relevant tools (e.g. MailChimp) 
  • Help manage ongoing relationships with external agencies (e.g. PR, design, web) in support of the Group Marketing Manager
  • Help research best-fit suppliers (e.g. printers, photographers) for the group
  • Help manage relationships with sales teams at publishing houses regarding advertisement schedules 
  • Research promotional items as required
  • Act as an assistant to the Group Marketing Manager as required 

Essential Qualifications

  • Educated to at least A level or equivalent
  • Some previous marketing administration experience either in-house or with PR/marketing agency
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal and written English
  • Strong listening and presentation skills 
  • Highly competent with Microsoft office, in particular PowerPoint and Word
  • Good organisational skills, attention to detail and ability to work to deadlines

Desirable Extras 

  • A degree in marketing or communications or other marketing-specific qualification
  • Experience working in marketing within the B2B sector 
  • Knowledge or experience of stage or architectural lighting, or LED video, or live event production or a related industry
  • At least basic experience using desktop publishing and graphic design tools (e.g. Adobe Creative Cloud) sufficient to modify and complete documents based on existing templates
  • Working knowledge of the various different social media platforms
  • Experience using Google Analytics 
  • Experience using website content management systems 
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/MC/FEB2019. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
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Technical Support Specialist London

 Job Reference BRO/TSS/APR18
 Salary Competitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working Hours Full-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract Type Permanent 
 Location Carallon offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be required to work at other locations, at the discretion of their line manager.) 
 

About Us

Brompton Technology is a specialist manufacturer of video processing products for live events. Our Tessera system is the industry-leading processing solution for LED video walls, used for high-profile events ranging from the Academy Awards to tours by bands like U2 and Ed Sheeran.

Our company is close-knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. Candidates should be similarly interested in the work involved and be able to adapt to changing priorities as we bring original and ground-breaking products to market. The company's close ties to the entertainment industry bring a variety of benefits and we offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment.

Job Summary

Brompton Technology has an employment opportunity for a Technical Support Specialist. Strong electronic and IT based technical skills and good written and verbal communication skills will be essential as will excellent problem solving abilities. The ability to remain calm and operate under pressure will be important, as our customers work on the world’s largest and most high-profile shows. Training on Brompton products will be provided, but a strong underlying technical understanding will be necessary. Experience in a technical role within the AV industry is not essential, particularly if the candidate has a keen amateur interest in the field of AV and video, but it would be a positive.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responding to technical support enquiries for Brompton products via phone or email
  • Assisting customers with system designs and configuration for specific projects
  • Onsite support for major projects worldwide including out of hours support
  • Managing RMA product returns, generating reports, and coordinating return shipping
  • Demonstrating products to potential customers and occasionally acting in a technical sales capacity
  • Testing of new products prior to release and providing feedback and support to the development team
  • Assistance with preparation, build-up and break-down at key industry events and tradeshows worldwide

Essential Qualifications

  • Strong problem solving capabilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organisational skills
  • A valid passport and a willingness to travel
  • The ability to balance multiple tasks, and demonstrate excellent time management
  • The capacity to remain calm when working under pressure, and maintain consistently high quality outcomes
  • A basic understanding of electronics and electrical theory
  • Good IT skills and a level of comfort working with both Windows and OSX operating systems

Desirable Extras 

  • Experience working or assisting in a live production environment
  • Experience working with or using video equipment, in particular LED Video panels and digital content
  • Experience of creating technical documentation (technical bulletins, how to guides etc)
  • A working knowledge of CAD or drawing applications
  • Written or verbal ability in foreign languages
  • A further or higher education qualification in electronics, IT or related scientific field
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BRO/TSS/JAN19. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

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train on the job

Because we work in research and development, we’re used to honing in on potential and nurturing it into something brilliant. We believe the best way to learn is by doing – which is why we offer on-the-job training to new grads who are as passionate about tech as we are.

flexible

Everyone is built differently. Maybe you’re a night owl who likes to code in the evenings, or maybe you’re at your brightest when tinkering with tech over your morning coffee. Whatever kind of person you are, Carallon offers flexibility in working hours; as long as you get the job done, you can adjust your hours to suit you.

everyone's an engineer

At Carallon, all the managers are also engineers and software developers. This is true all the way up to the Managing Director. The company was founded by and is still led by engineers. This fosters a supportive work environment where like-minded people can easily collaborate to solve problems.

multiple projects

Carallon develops for lots of different products simultaneously. You’ll be challenged with creating completely new solutions as well as troubleshooting or optimising existing products. This means both that you’ll never get bored, and that you get to learn what you’re best at and most interested in.

summer internships

We offer both six month placements and 8-10 week summer internships in both software and electronics, giving you the opportunity to learn and earn during your summer holidays. We treat our interns like every other member of the team. This includes flexibility in working hours and on-the-job training.

build a career

Many of our long-standing current Carallon employees started off as new graduates. We pride ourselves on having created a supportive and challenging teaching environment where you can develop your skills in the areas that interest you, and build a rewarding, lasting career.

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