Graphics/C++ Software Engineer


Hugging Face

October 7, 2022

Job Description

Here at Hugging Face, we’re on a journey to advance good Machine Learning and make it more accessible. Along the way, we contribute to the development of technology for the better.

We have built the fastest-growing, open-source, library of pre-trained models in the world. With over 100M+ installs and 65K+ stars on GitHub, over 10 thousand companies are using HF technology in production, including leading AI organizations such as Google, Elastic, Salesforce, Algolia, and Grammarly.

About the Role

  • Accelerate development of cutting-edge graphics-related research projects and tool in embodied AI, reinforcement learning and synthetic data generation.
  • Participate in open-sourcing said research projects and tools.
  • Develop rendering solution optimized for large-scale batch rendering and simulation in virtual environment to scale very large research projects.
  • Develop highly optimized GPU rendering, ray tracing, and compute pipelines with intuitive user API.
  • Collaborate with cross-disciplinary teams across science, engineering and social impact.


About you

You have a passion for 3D graphics, rendering, shaders photorealistic environments and building libraries and tools that a large community can use and contribute to. You have a deep interest in optimizing rendering pipelines in order to achieve high throughput.

Some of our requirements for this role :

  • BS, MS or PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • 3+ years of experience of object-oriented and component-based design experiencewith with C/C++ programming
  • 3+ years of graphics software engineering experience or 1+ years of graphics software engineering experience with PhD
  • Problem-solving and good communication skills
  • Experience with GPU programming (CUDA) would be a plus.

If you’re interested in joining us, but don’t tick every box above, we still encourage you to apply! We’re building a diverse team whose skills, experiences, and backgrounds complement one another. We’re happy to consider where you might be able to make the biggest impact.


More about Hugging Face

We are actively working to build a culture that values diversity, equity, and inclusivity. We are intentionally building a workplace where people feel respected and supported—regardless of who you are or where you come from. We believe this is foundational to building a great company and community. Hugging Face is an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

We value development. You will work with some of the smartest people in our industry. We are an organization that has a bias for impact and is always challenging ourselves to grow continuously. We provide all employees with reimbursement for relevant conferences, training, and education.

We care about your well-being. We offer flexible working hours and remote options. We offer health, dental, and vision benefits for employees and their dependents. We also offer 12 weeks of parental leave (20 for birthing mothers) and unlimited paid time off.

We support our employees wherever they are. While we have office spaces in NYC and Paris, we’re very distributed and all remote employees have the opportunity to visit our offices. If needed, we’ll also outfit your workstation to ensure you succeed.

We want our teammates to be shareholders. All employees have company equity as part of their compensation package. If we succeed in becoming a category-defining platform in machine learning and artificial intelligence, everyone enjoys the upside.

We support the community. We believe major scientific advancements are the result of collaboration across the field. Join a community supporting the ML/AI community.