Soho, W1

permanent

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Post Production Support Engineer
Technicolor Creative Services UK currently has a rare opportunity for a Post Production Support Engineer within our Soho offices.

In this varied, complex and challenging role, you will be responsible for Monitor and Projector Calibration, as well as Traditional Video Engineering.

ABOUT US


At Technicolor, it’s the detail that matters.  We provide creative content solutions to capture, colour, enhance, master and deliver.  


Our picture and sound artists and operators capture and reflect the essence of the story being told on camera. 


This coupled with a great team of producers and engineers ensures the purity of content throughout the digital pipeline. Our mission is simple - creative content solutions delivered securely and efficiently to any screen.



THE ROLE


Key Responsibilities

  • You will manage LTO Tape Drives (Scripts and Yoyotta), while also managing our Digital Cinema Server Support and our Mac/Windows/Linux Support
  • You will provide Clipster, Venice and Spycer Support,  HD/SD Router Switcher Configuration and Maintenance plus Avocent KVM Configuration and Support
  • Finally, you will also provide Baselight General Support, Flame Support, VT Support and Maintenance, and provide system design.



ABOUT YOU


Key Skills & knowledge: 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering or related field
  • Previous experience working in a high-end data-centric VFX, Post Production or entertainment environment
  • Previous experience installing, maintaining and upgrading Baselight, Lustre, Smoke, Avid, SAN, Arri, etc.
  • Knowledgeable about Linux, OSX, Windows, Networking, File systems, Colour Science
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a pressurised environment, prioritise work effectively, multi-task and understand the impact on Production and Operations in the case of an equipment failure
  • Able to communicate with multiple challenging stakeholders using non-technical language.


Finally, you must be flexible to work shifts and unsocial hours (evenings, nights and weekends).



NEXT STEPS


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