Careers at Carallon

Working here

We're proud of Carallon's history: a team of passionate engineers who worked hard together to create genuinely innovative, exciting tech. We're dedicated to keeping Carallon infused with that spirit of cooperation and learning as we continue to create products that surprise, excite and lead our industries.

Some benefits of working here include:

  • Creating industry-first technologies that are globally renowned and respected
  • Being part of an Employee Ownership Trust that works for the benefit of the employees
  • An Employee Council with representatives from every department
  • Flexible working hours
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • On the job training
  • Free, confidential Employee Assistance Programme operated by Health Assured

Our ethos

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.

Dynamic projects

Carallon develops for lots of different products simultaneously, so we're confident you'll never get bored. You’ll be challenged with creating completely new solutions as well as troubleshooting or optimising existing products. Sometimes you'll be creating ground-breaking new products that will go on to impact an entire industry.

Flexible hours

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.

Friendly work environment

We are big believers in strong teamwork and communication, and are proud to foster a friendly, open, collaborative work environment. We celebrate diversity, and encourage a healthy work/life balance. We also know the best way to learn is by doing, so we offer on-the-job training to enable you to build a rewarding, lasting career with us.

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 our Director of Human Resources Sarah Darby for a graduate job description and details of how to apply.

Also shown below are vacancies at our sister companies, when they have them.

 Job reference

 CAR/0221/SFPGA

 Salary

 Competitive, dependent on experience

 Working hours

 Full-time

 Contract type

 Permanent

 Location

 London, United Kingdom. Candidates must have the right to work in the UK before applying.

 

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. Many of our hardware products have their own integrated user interfaces, while others have accompanying configuration software that runs on desktop or mobile, and we also develop standalone software products.

Projects our team designs and manufactures for include:

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

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 Senior FPGA Engineer position is within our development team, which works concurrently on a variety of exciting, cutting-edge projects. As the team is growing rapidly we are seeking to increase our capability to develop robust FPGA solutions for the video industry. The Senior FPGA Engineer would work closely with our existing FPGA, hardware and software teams to design, develop and integrate FPGA-based solutions to technical challenges within our suite of products.

We offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment. 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. It is a unique opportunity to develop engineering solutions that will be used to create spectacular events including televised award-shows such as the Oscars, corporate events for the world's leading brands, the biggest rock-and-roll tours and Hollywood's latest blockbuster movies

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, develop and integrate FPGA solutions for our Tessera LED video processing products.
  • Implement associated software logic/algorithms wherever needed in the "product's ecosystem."

Essential Qualifications

  • Genuine interest in FPGAs
  • At least 4 years of experience working as an FPGA engineer
  • Familiarity with FPGA design tools
  • Good knowledge of C and C++
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to discuss prior design work and explain the design processes involved and justify decisions made
  • Ability to communicate ideas and concepts effectively in spoken and written English within a technical environment
  • Evidence of the ability to work as part of a team, sharing skills, experience and interests with colleagues

Desirable Extras 

  • Experience of FPGA-based video processing
  • Knowledge of Git and Gerrit version control and code review tools
  • Experience working with video or lighting for live entertainment
  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/0221/SFPGA. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceCAR/ASD/AUG21
 Salary

Recent graduates: £30,000 plus opportunity for performance bonuses. 

With work experience: dependent on level of experience  

 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 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.) We are currently operating on a partial remote working basis.

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 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.

As of 2020, Carallon is now owned by an Employee Ownership Trust. As a result, staff can enjoy additional rights and benefits, including an employee council and an annual tax-free bonus scheme (dependent on company performance). 

Job Summary

The Associate Software Developer position is within our development team, which works concurrently on a variety of exciting, cutting-edge projects. Our R&D team operates across the full technology stack from electronics, FPGA and BSP work through to real-time, large-scale, networked application design covering both backend and UI design. 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 Associate Software Developer will be assigned a 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++ using the Qt framework on multiple platforms, and training will be provided where necessary. We are also making increasing use of Python as a secondary support language for scripting, build tools and automation.

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
  • Experience with C++ programming and/or object-oriented design
  • Experience with Qt framework
  • Evidence of independent programming or similar projects and interests
  • Demonstrable experience with any of the following skill areas:
    • TCP/IP-based networking 
    • Realtime control systems
    • Graphical user interfaces on desktops, tablets or smartphones
    • Git and Gerrit version control and code review tools
    • Linux/Mac OSX operating systems
    • Python programming
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/ASD/AUG21. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceCAR/SSD/AUG21
 Salary dependent on level of experience  
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 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 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 specialise in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry; encompassing lighting control, LED video processing and motion control. Many of our hardware products have their own integrated user interfaces, while others have accompanying configuration software that runs on desktop or mobile, and we also develop standalone software products.

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 Senior Software Developer position is within our development team, which works concurrently on a variety of exciting, cutting-edge projects. As the team is growing rapidly we are seeking to increase our capability to develop robust software solutions for the entertainment industry. The Senior Software Developer would work closely with our existing software team to design, develop and integrate application-level solutions to technical challenges within our suite of products. 

We offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment. 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. It is a unique opportunity to develop engineering solutions that will be used to create spectacular events ranging from televised award-shows such as the Oscars, to corporate events for the world's leading brands, to the biggest rock-and-roll tours. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement software solutions for our suite of products
  • Help produce technical product specifications given client/market requirements 
  • Take responsibility for specific product features and provide regular development updates
  • Perform code reviews and help more junior software developers working as part of a team

Essential Qualifications

  • Genuine interest in software design and technical challenges
  • 2:1 or higher degree in a related subject from a Russell Group university or equivalent
  • At least 3 years of experience working as software engineer using C++
  • Excellent knowledge of C and C++
  • Familiarity with development using the Qt toolkit
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to discuss prior design work and explain the design processes involved and justify decisions made
  • Ability to communicate ideas and concepts effectively in spoken and written English within a technical environment
  • Evidence of the ability to work as part of a team, sharing skills, experience and interests with colleagues 

Desirable Extras 

  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately
  • Knowledge of Git and Gerrit version control and code review tools
  • Experience working with video or lighting for live entertainment
  • Experience with any of the following: Python, Jenkins build system, Linux
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/SSD/AUG21. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
 Job ReferenceCAR/MT/SEP2021
 SalaryCompetitive based on experience
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 LocationCarallon 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 manufacture of Carallon 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 assembly 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

  • Assembly and Test 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 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/SEP2021. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Job ReferenceCAR/FDQAT/SEP2021
Salary

£28,500 per annum

Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week)
Contract TypePermanent
Location

Carallon offices (Ealing Broadway London W5) with partial remote flexibility

About the Fixture Database

The Fixture Database Service provides fixture data for some of the entertainment lighting industry's biggest names, including ETC, MA Lighting and Chroma Q. We create fixture definitions encompassing DMX and RDM data, media images, colour matching information and physical models. Our work is used in everything from school nativity plays and amateur dramatics right through to live event tours and West End and Broadway shows. We take pride in our place in such a broad spectrum of creative endeavour and strive to provide a high-quality service which gives our customers the tools they need to produce innovative lighting control solutions.

We are interested in hearing from people who are enthusiastic about our work and feel they would be a good fit for our friendly, supportive, and flexible team. We are committed to helping you grow, so if you don’t quite meet every criterion in the job specification, but you think you would be great for this role, please apply and tell us more in your covering letter. We will give you the opportunity to work independently on interesting projects that have a lasting impact on the database, and we work hard to ensure a respectful and collaborative attitude in our day-to-day work.

Job Summary

The Fixture Database QA Technician will work on our database of fixture definitions under the direction of the Fixture Database manager and as a part of a growing team. This work will involve liaising with fixture manufacturers to gain access to fixtures for testing against our fixture definitions and producing colour calibration data. The successful applicant will also oversee the provision of QA for internal tools and developing this part of the Database Service. They will work with the team to further develop our fixture data model, improve database workflow and processes, and be involved in database administration.

This role will suit someone who:

  • enjoys taking a methodical approach to testing and problem solving and has strong analytical skills
  • has good organisational skills
  • can work independently and as a part of a team as required
  • is willing to ask questions, seek other opinions or put forward their own thoughts.
  • has an interest in commercial development as we seek to expand this part of our service.

Due to the nature of fixture testing, this role will be based in our Ealing Broadway office, however other aspects may be performed remotely at the discretion of the Fixture Database Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Testing fixture definitions
  • Capturing colour data for fixture definitions using our testing equipment
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with fixture manufacturers to obtain fixtures for testing purposes
  • QA for internal tools including, but not limited to, application testing and development of testing definitions
  • Assisting in the improvement of testing workflows and processes
  • Assisting in the continual development of our fixture model
  • Participating in assessing and scheduling work to be completed to a deadline

Essential Qualifications

  • A background in the entertainment industry in either theatre, touring or broadcast, with a bias towards lighting. Familiarity with common types of controllable fixtures, lighting consoles and media servers
  • A methodical and organised approach to work planning and execution
  • Good analytical skills and the ability to think about data in terms of a model, and to break down complex structures into simpler components
  • Some experience using common software development tools e.g. text editors, command line interfaces, etc
  • Able to work independently under the guidance of a manager, and as a part of a team to meet deadlines

Desirable Extras 

  • Experience with a scripting language, e.g. Python, XML, HTML
  • Experience of QA-related tools or techniques
  • Experience using lighting fixtures designed for film and broadcast environments
  • Experience using media servers and server projectors
  • STEM qualifications - Any level

About Carallon

Carallon is an (employee-owned) research and development company which creates industry-leading, award-winning products. Based in London, it specialises in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry, encompassing lighting control, LED video processing, and motion control.

Its products are used all over the world for high profile installations and events including the London Eye, Academy Awards, and recent U2, Roger Waters and Ed Sheeran world tours.

The Carallon group encompasses the following companies:

  • Carallon Limited, for the development and manufacture of lighting and video processors and devices
  • Pharos Architectural Controls Limited, for the distribution and support of a range of lighting control products, used in theme parks and architectural installations worldwide
  • Brompton Technology Limited, for the distribution and support of processing solutions for video walls used in concerts, awards shows and film virtual production
  • SixEye Limited, a software as a service company providing remote-management solutions for dynamic lighting projects and fixed installations



For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/FDQAT/SEP2021. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceCAR/FDST/SEP2021
 Salary

£15/hr

 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 Location

Remote or Carallon offices, Ealing Broadway, London W5 (The post holder may be able to perform some of their work remotely, at the discretion of their line manager)

 

About the Fixture Database

The Fixture Database Service provides fixture data for some of the entertainment lighting industry's biggest names, including ETC, MA Lighting and Chroma Q. We create fixture definitions encompassing DMX and RDM data, media images, colour matching information and physical models. Our work is used in everything from school nativity plays and amateur dramatics right through to live event tours and West End and Broadway shows. We take pride in our place in such a broad spectrum of creative endeavour and strive to provide a high-quality service which gives our customers the tools they need to produce innovative lighting control solutions.

We are interested in hearing from people who are enthusiastic about our work and feel they would be a good fit for our friendly, supportive, and flexible team. We are committed to helping you grow, so if you don’t quite meet every criterion in the job specification, but you think you would be great for this role, please apply and tell us more in your covering letter. We will give you the opportunity to work independently on interesting projects that have a lasting impact on the database, and we work hard to ensure a respectful and collaborative attitude in our day-to-day work.

Job Summary

The Fixture Database Support Technician will work on our database of fixture definitions under the direction of the Fixture Database Manager, as a part of a growing team. This work will involve adding, correcting and updating fixture definitions based on internal testing and external customer requests, for whom they will be a point of contact. As a part of this work, the successful applicant will service support requests, work with the team to further develop our fixture data model, improve database workflow and processes, and be involved in database administration.

This role will suit someone who:

  • enjoys taking an analytical approach to problem solving
  • can work independently and as a part of a team as required
  • is willing to ask questions, seek other opinions and put forward their own thoughts
  • can identify inefficiencies in a process and enjoys finding improvements

This role can be performed flexibly in either our Ealing Broadway office or remotely, or a combination of the two.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creating and updating fixture definitions for use in lighting consoles
  • Updating fixture definitions as new firmware is released
  • Correcting errors in fixture definitions as reported or as the data model is updated
  • Providing customer support for lighting console manufacturers that subscribe to the database
  • Acting as a point of contact between the database service and fixture manufacturers and to otherwise collate fixture information from online sources
  • Assisting in the continual development of our fixture model
  • Assisting in the improvement of general workflows and processes
  • Participating in assessing and scheduling work to be completed to a deadline

Essential Qualifications

  • A background in the entertainment industry in either theatre, touring or broadcast, with a bias towards lighting. Familiarity with common types of controllable fixtures, lighting consoles and media servers
  • Good analytical skills and the ability to think about data in terms of a model, and to break down complex structures into simpler components
  • Some experience using common software development tools e.g. text editors, command line interfaces, etc
  • Able to work independently under the guidance of a manager, and as part of a team to meet deadlines

Desirable Extras 

  • Experience with a scripting language (e.g. Python), XML or HTML
  • Experience using lighting fixtures designed for film and broadcast environments
  • Experience using media servers and server projectors
  • Experience working in technical support
  • STEM qualifications - Any level

About Carallon

Carallon is an (employee-owned) research and development company which creates industry-leading, award-winning products. Based in London, it specialises in industrial hardware and software design for the entertainment industry, encompassing lighting control, LED video processing, and motion control.

Its products are used all over the world for high profile installations and events including the London Eye, Academy Awards, and recent U2, Roger Waters and Ed Sheeran world tours.

The Carallon group encompasses the following companies:

  • Carallon Limited, for the development and manufacture of lighting and video processors and devices
  • Pharos Architectural Controls Limited, for the distribution and support of a range of lighting control products, used in theme parks and architectural installations worldwide
  • Brompton Technology Limited, for the distribution and support of processing solutions for video walls used in concerts, awards shows and film virtual production
  • SixEye Limited, a software as a service company providing remote-management solutions for dynamic lighting projects and fixed installations


For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/FDST/SEP2021. Please do not use this address to submit applications.


Job ReferenceCAR/LUD/OCT21
SalaryDependent on level of experience
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week)
Contract TypePermanent
LocationCarallon 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. Many of our hardware products have their own integrated user interfaces, while others have accompanying configuration software that runs on desktop or mobile, and we also develop standalone software products.

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 Lead UI Developer position is within our development team, which works concurrently on a variety of exciting, cutting-edge projects. As the team is growing rapidly we are seeking to increase our capability to develop robust and visually appealing software solutions for the entertainment industry. The Lead UI Developer will co-lead one of our existing project teams to design, develop and implement UI/UX solutions for a suite of products. 

We offer a very friendly, flexible and supportive working environment. 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. It is a unique opportunity to develop engineering solutions that will be used to create spectacular events ranging from televised award-shows such as the Oscars, to corporate events for the world's leading brands, to the biggest rock-and-roll tours. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Critique, design and implement software solutions for our suite of products
  • Help produce technical product specifications given client/market requirements 
  • Take responsibility for specific product features and provide regular development updates
  • Drive team development efforts via agile-based methods
  • Perform code reviews and help more junior software developers working as part of a team

Essential Qualifications

  • Genuine interest in technical UI/UX and workflow design
  • At least 4-5 years of experience working as a front-end software engineer using C++
  • Excellent knowledge of development using the Qt widgets toolkit
  • Track record of designing and delivering high quality UI solutions
  • Ability to discuss prior design work and explain the design processes involved and justify decisions made
  • Ability to communicate ideas and concepts effectively in spoken and written English within a technical environment
  • Evidence of the ability to lead a team or project, sharing skills, experience and interests with colleagues 
  • 2:1 or higher degree in a related subject from a Russell Group university or equivalent

Desirable Extras 

  • Excellent time management, including the ability to prioritise conflicting tasks appropriately
  • Experience of client management and client-facing roles
  • Knowledge of Git and Gerrit version control and code review tools
  • Experience working with video or lighting for live entertainment
  • Experience with any of the following: Python, Jenkins build system, Linux
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference CAR/LUD/OCT21. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
Pharos logo

Pharos is staffed by talented individuals from a diverse range of backgrounds. We offer a rewarding, flexible, supportive working environment, as well as on-site training to develop your skills.

Our current vacancies are listed below, but you are also welcome to make a speculative application by sending your CV to: careers@pharoscontrols.com

 Job ReferencePHA/MAR/NOV2020
 SalaryCompetitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week)
 Reporting toGroup Marketing Manager
 Contract TypePermanent 
 LocationPharos 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

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

Pharos is part of the Carallon group of companies, an independently-owned product development house specialising in innovative control systems. Its design team is the best of its kind – a group of highly motivated individuals committed to the creation and ongoing development of industry-leading products. Within that team is a wealth of experience in the field of advanced control solutions, with principal members responsible for ground-breaking entertainment lighting control consoles, architectural lighting systems and video processing technology. More information can be found at www.pharoscontrols.com

Job Summary

We’re looking for an experienced and versatile Marketing Manager to be a key member of our group-wide marketing team working specifically on the Pharos brand. The successful candidate will work closely with our Group Marketing Manager and Pharos product management teams. They will come to understand specific products and business strategies and develop an appropriate marketing strategy and campaigns within the wider context of our overall brand strategy. They will report to the Group Marketing Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with the Group Marketing Manager to plan and implement Pharos’s marketing strategy, and establish goals
  • Take the lead on marketing campaigns and promotions, at all times building product and brand awareness
  • Develop and execute a communications plan across all available channels (e.g. email newsletters, blogs, video, social media, PR, print advertising) working closely with the Marketing Coordinator and Content Editor
  • Manage the Pharos PR Agency, working with them to identify media opportunities and facilitate conversations with partners
  • Work together with the Creative Manager to develop creative briefs and guide direction for all advertising and public-facing comms, including print, digital and video assets
  • Work with product management to prepare necessary marketing material to support new product launches, tradeshows and events, ensuring good quality control at all times.
  • Ensure the sales teams across all regions have the marketing material they require to communicate confidently with customers
  • Manage the development of marketing material to support the brand strategy
  • Contribute to planning, design and delivery of tradeshow stands or events, together with other members of the Marketing team
  • Manage the ongoing development of the Pharos website and work with our SEO agency to ensure the site is optimised at all times
  • Build and nurture key partner relationships and gather publicity material from customers such as project photos, testimonials, and requisite permissions
  • Liaise with relevant publishing houses to negotiate paid-for campaigns
  • Work with the Marketing Coordinator to set goals and track progress for campaigns; analyse Google Analytics for web traffic and campaign insights to inform on strategies used and optimise accordingly, and provide reports to the Group Marketing Manager and Executive Teams

Essential Qualifications

  • A degree in marketing or equivalent experience
  • Previous marketing experience either in-house or agency developing plans and campaigns (at least 5 years)
  • Extremely strong communication skills in both verbal and written English
  • Demonstrable experience writing and proofing marketing material 
  • Strong project management and multitasking skills
  • Experience with marketing automation and CRM tools
  • Proficiency with social media strategy
  • 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
  • Highly competent with Microsoft office, in particular PowerPoint and Word 

Desirable Extras 

  • Knowledge or experience of working in the architectural lighting sector
  • Experience working with the Adobe Creative Cloud suite specifically
  • Experience using Google Analytics 
  • Experience using Wordpress
  • Ability with foreign languages
  • Experience of engaging external contractors (e.g. designers, copywriters) on projects and managing
  • A technical background and/or the ability to understand the features and functions of complex control products 

For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference PHA/MAR/NOV2020. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
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Brompton seeks to recruit the most talented individuals to contribute to our continued growth. We offer a rewarding work environment at the cutting edge of video technology.

Our current vacancies are available below, but you are also welcome to make a speculative application by sending your CV to: info@bromptontech.com

Job ReferenceBRO/TSS/JUL21
Salary22k-29k per annum (depending on experience)
Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week)
Contract TypePermanent 
LocationCarallon 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 and now in Virtual Productions.

Our company is close-knit and highly motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. You 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 a great opportunity for a Associate Technical Support Specialist. You should have good communication skills and enjoy working with people. Electronic and IT-based technical aptitude are important, and willingness to help solve problems over the telephone or in written messages. Your verbal and written communication skills will need to be excellent. Each interaction you have with a client helps to build long-term working relationships. You will need to stay calm and positive under pressure, as our customers work on the world's largest and most high-profile shows. Training on Brompton products will be provided, but an aptitude for technology is necessary. A keen amateur interest in the field of AV and video would be useful but is not a necessity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting with RMA product returns and coordinating return shipping
  • Responding to technical support enquiries for Brompton products via phone or email
  • Assisting with Onsite support for major projects worldwide, including out of hours support
  • Assisting with testing of new products prior to release, and providing feedback and support to the development team
  • Assisting with demonstrations of products to potential customers
  • Assistance with preparation, build-up and break-down at key industry events and tradeshows worldwide


Skills and Qualifications

We are interested in hearing from you if you have a genuine aptitude and passion for this field of work. If you do not meet every item listed, but you can demonstrate to us why you could do particularly well in this role, please do get in touch.

  • Strong problem-solving capabilities and the tenacity to work through complex challenges
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Thrive on interacting with people and working together to find solutions
  • The ability to prioritise appropriately when balancing multiple tasks
  • Excellent time management
  • A basic understanding of electronics and electrical theory
  • The capacity to remain calm when working under pressure
  • A commitment to maintaining consistently high-quality outcomes


Desirable Extras 

  • Good IT skills and a level of comfort working with both Windows and OSX operating systems
  • A qualification in electronics, IT, or a related scientific field
  • 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
  • A valid passport and a willingness to travel
  • Written or verbal ability in foreign languages
  • A further or higher qualification in electronics, IT, or a related scientific field

For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BROM/JUL/01/ATSS. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceBROSZ/FAE/JULY21
 SalaryCompetitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 LocationBrompton Technology Shenzhen Representative office, 902 Yue Mei Te Building, No.1, Gao Xin South Seventh Road, High-tech Industrial Park, Yuehai Street, Nanshan District, Shenzhen (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 immediate employment opportunity for a Field Applications Engineer.

This role will involve working closely with Brompton customers, particularly in the Guangdong province in China. The post-holder will need to spend a number of weeks receiving training at our headquarters in London.

Experience of electronics engineering is essential and the applicant should be comfortable interpreting schematics and datasheets. Training on Brompton products and technologies will be provided, in Shenzhen as well as London, but a keen interest in the field would be an advantage. Good communication skills, particularly relating to technical matters, are also required as this is a client-facing role and will often involve acting as liaison between customers and the Brompton UK FAE team. Excellent written and verbal language skills are highly desirable, with specific skills required in both English and Chinese.

The Senior Field Applications Engineer will report to the General Manager for Asia, and work closely with the other members of our FAE team. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting customers with LED panel designs using Brompton Tessera controller cards
  • Onsite support at customer factories for Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs) and colour calibration
  • Acting in a technical sales capacity to provide product information to potential customers
  • Managing Brompton’s relationship with key manufacturers within the Tessera programme
  • Helping to resolve supply chain and logistics issues in China and Asia Pacific when required

Essential Qualifications

  • Degree in electronics engineering – or equivalent
  • Ability to fault-find and debug electronics
  • Ability to undertake technical discussions, verbally and in writing, in Mandarin as well as in English
  • Experience managing healthy customer relationships, including setting and managing expectations and responding to time-critical issues
  • Experience of working with engineers and communicating complex technical information
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities, and demonstrate excellent time management
  • A valid passport and a willingness to travel extensively
  • 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

Desirable Extras 

  • Two years electronics design experience 
  • Experience and technical knowledge of LED video products and their use in a live event or production environment
  • A good understanding of electronics and video technology
  • Prior experience working collaboratively with manufacturers
  • An understanding of the manufacturing process
  • Experience of working remotely, exercising appropriate autonomy and good judgment about seeking guidance
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BRO/0721/FAE. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceBROTAIWAN/ADMIN/JUL21
 SalaryCompetitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week) 
 Contract TypePermanent 
 LocationBrompton Technology Taipei Representative office, NO. 213, SEC.2, ANHE RD., DA- AN DIST.,Taipei City 106056. (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 just opened a representative office in Taipei and have an immediate employment opportunity for an Administrator.

This role will involve working closely with Brompton customers, particularly in the Taipei province in Taiwan. The post-holder will need to spend a number of weeks receiving training at our headquarters in London.

Experience of electronics engineering is essential and the applicant should be comfortable interpreting schematics and datasheets. Training on Brompton products and technologies will be provided, in Taipei as well as London, but a keen interest in the field would be an advantage. Good communication skills, particularly relating to technical matters, are also required as this is a client-facing role and will often involve acting as liaison between customers and the Brompton UK FAE team. Excellent written and verbal language skills are highly desirable, with specific skills required in both English and Chinese.

The Senior Field Applications Engineer will report to the General Manager for Asia, and work closely with the other members of our FAE team. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting customers with LED panel designs using Brompton Tessera controller cards
  • Onsite support at customer factories for Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs) and colour calibration
  • Acting in a technical sales capacity to provide product information to potential customers
  • Managing Brompton’s relationship with key manufacturers within the Tessera programme
  • Helping to resolve supply chain and logistics issues in China and Asia Pacific when required

Essential Qualifications

  • Degree in electronics engineering – or equivalent
  • A minimum of 5 years electronics design experience 
  • Ability to fault-find and debug electronics
  • Ability to undertake technical discussions, verbally and in writing, in Mandarin as well as in English
  • Experience managing healthy customer relationships, including setting and managing expectations and responding to time-critical issues
  • Experience of working with engineers and communicating complex technical information
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities, and demonstrate excellent time management
  • A valid passport and a willingness to travel extensively
  • 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
  • Leadership skills and a willingness to be challenged within a fast-growing business 

Desirable Extras 

  • Experience and technical knowledge of LED video products and their use in a live event or production environment
  • A good understanding of electronics and video technology
  • Prior experience working collaboratively with manufacturers
  • An understanding of the manufacturing process
  • Experience of working remotely, exercising appropriate autonomy and good judgment about seeking guidance
For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BRO/0721/ADMIN. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job ReferenceBRO/MA/AUG21
 SalaryCompetitive, dependent on level of experience  
 Working HoursFull-time (37.5 hours/week)
 Reporting toGroup Marketing Manager
 Contract TypePermanent 
 LocationCarallon 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 an award-winning specialist manufacturer of video processing products for the film, TV, broadcast, and live events industries. Its Tessera system is the market-leading processing solution for LED video walls, used on everything from huge global world tours to pioneering virtual production and virtual studios.

Established in 2011, Brompton Technology is part of the Carallon group of companies based in West London. It is regularly at the forefront of technology within the LED video sector, recently launching Dynamic Calibration, a revolutionary approach to LED panel calibration to achieve previously unattainable levels of panel performance. Product and feature designs come from years of industry and engineering experience, with a team dedicated to providing robust, reliable, exceptional service to its partners and end users. Brompton Technology is a globally known and respected brand within the LED video industry, winning a Queen's Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2020, and featured as one of the top 100 private technology companies in The Sunday Times Tech Track league table for the last three years running. More information can be found at www.bromptontech.com.

Job Summary

The Marketing Assistant is a new position within our Brompton Technology marketing team. The successful candidate will support the Brompton Marketing Manager and Group Marketing Manager focusing on a range of marketing administration tasks and taking on specific marketing projects, with a strong leaning towards digital and creative projects. The role would particularly suit someone who has recently completed a Marketing or Digital Marketing qualification and is looking to kickstart their career. The benefits of working on such a fast-growing and exciting brand include the opportunity for an elevated learning experience and growth within the company, potentially with some travel in the future, as well as a friendly and responsive working environment with a flexible working pattern.

Key Responsibilities

  • Handle website amendments and updates via the content management system (WordPress) 
  • Help manage Brompton’s social media presence in accordance with an established communications plan and social media guidelines, using HootSuite
  • Create short videos and GIFs appropriate for use on social media
  • Produce monthly website and social media reports using Google Analytics and the relevant social channels
  • Create digital paid for ad campaigns, track results and provide insight and recommendations
  • Manage the data for targeted email campaigns and distribution of mailshots using MailChimp & NetSuite
  • Marketing administration tasks, including updating project charts, maintaining filing systems, keeping meeting minutes, raising Purchase Orders etc.
  • Help research best-fit suppliers (e.g. printers, photographers)
  • Research and order promotional items as required in conjunction with the Marketing Manager. 

Essential Qualifications

  • Marketing or Communications Graduate or equivalent - with previous marketing administration/coordinator experience either in-house or with PR/marketing agency (either as an intern or part of a course), preferably in the B2B sector
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal and written English, preferably a confident writer
  • Strong listening and presentation skills
  • Highly competent with Microsoft office and the Adobe Suite, in particular In Design, PowerPointWord and Excel
  • Good organisational skills, attention to detail and ability to work to deadlines
  • Experience using Google Analytics 
  • Experience using WordPress
  • Experience of SEO techniques

Desirable Extras 

  • Knowledge or experience of LED video, or live event production or a related industry
  • Experience of Social Media Community Management


For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BRO/MA/AUG21. Please do not use this address to submit applications.

 Job Reference BR/RSM/US/SEP21
 Salary Competitive, dependent on experience
 Working Hours Full-time
 Contract Type Permanent
Location North America
 

About Us

Brompton Technology is a specialist manufacturer of video processing products for live events, television, film and the built environment. Our Tessera system is the industry-leading processing solution for LED video walls, used for high-profile events ranging from Academy Awards to tours by acts such as U2 and Ed Sheeran, and some of the most high-profile movies and episodic dramas of the past few years.

Our company is close-knit and highly-motivated with a keen interest in the products it creates. You 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. Brompton Technology is expanding rapidly and has won awards in recent years recognising its sales growth. Brompton Technology has plans to continue growing rapidly and the successful candidate will play a key role in that exciting future.

Job Summary

Brompton Technology has a great opportunity for ...

Key Responsibilities

  • Responding to technical support enquiries for Brompton products via phone or email, co-ordinating with our London team
  • Assisting customers with system designs and configuration for specific projects
  • Onsite support for projects within the region, including out of hours support
  • Demonstrating products to potential customers and training users
  • Assistance with preparation, build-up and tear-down at key industry events and tradeshows worldwide

Essential Skills and Qualifications

  • Strong problem solving capabilities and the tenacity to work through complex challenges
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Thrive on interacting with people and working together to find solutions
  • A basic understanding of electronics and electrical theory
  • Good IT skills and a level of comfort working with both Windows and OSX operating systems
  • The ability to prioritise appropriately when balancing multiple tasks
  • Excellent time management
  • The capacity to remain calm when working under pressure
  • A commitment to maintaining consistently high quality outcomes
  • A valid passport and a willingness to travel

Desirable Extras

  • Experience in an equivalent technical support role
  • A qualification in electronics, IT, or a related scientific field
  • Experience working or assisting in a live production environment
  • Film and television production experience 
  • 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 Spanish

We are interested in hearing from you if you have a genuine aptitude and passion for this field of work. If you do not meet every item listed, but you can demonstrate to us why you could do particularly well in this role, please do get in touch. 

For any queries about this vacancy please email us at careers@carallon.com quoting job reference BR/RSMUS/SEP21. Please do not use this address to submit applications.
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SixEye has built a team of experienced web development engineers to bring state-of-the-art remote management technologies to professional integrated control systems.

We offer a flexible working environment within a team that is entirely remote, distributed across several countries. We're always interested to hear from talented individuals who have an interest in working with us. Please feel free to send us your CV.

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