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Technical Director D.I.
Technicolor London has an amazing opportunity for the role of Technical Director DI. Grab the chance to work with the most creative talent in the industry.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Overview

Working at Technicolor is about helping to create iconic visual experiences that are remembered by generations. It’s about being creative, contributing to work that will be seen by millions and working with the very best content creators in the theatrical and broadcast industry.

 

Based in the heart of Soho, Technicolor’s Lexington Street studio is a state-of-the-art post-production facility which prides itself on its exceptional creative talent. 

 

With over 100 years of heritage and experience, we have worked on everything from big-budget blockbusters to cutting edge broadcast dramas and much more.

 

The Technical Director (or Senior Engineer, DI) will work in a diverse and highly agile environment. A natural problem solver who understands the criticality of service up-time and client service environments and able to work as part of a team.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Display Device alignment and maintenance
  • Configuration and management of suites and operational rooms to the highest industry standards
  • Baselight Cloud Design and Support
  • Baselight General Support - including editorial, LUT management, backups
  • Management and development of suite ergonomics, operation and functionality
  • GPFS / Stornext File System Support, Configuration and Optimization
  • Colour Science and Pipeline knowledge – key POC for US colour science team
  • Flame Support experience of benefit
  • IP Switches, Routers and Networking concepts
  • Server installation configuration and maintenance
  • Documenting guidelines / processes around key areas of responsibility
  • Training other members of the team in key areas of responsibility.

 

ABOUT YOU

The Ideal Candidate


To be successful in this role you will have the following attributes:

  • Able to work at the elite level of Studio Feature post production
  • Solid ‘hands on’ engineering background
  • Excellent communication skills – ability to manage our client’s expectations and needs (both internal and external) and effectively manage vendors and key internal relationships
  • Excellent project management skills – ability to design and deliver solutions to the highest standards
  • Operational outlook and comfortable with providing our Production team and Clients with well-founded advice on workflow and technology solutions
  • Knowledge or an interest in growing knowledge of Color Science
  • Must be a team player, prepared to share knowledge and develop the skills of others across all Technicolor businesses both in the UK and abroad
  • Forward looking, resourceful, natural curiosity about technology and what we do and enjoys solving problems 
  • The role is critical to meeting client deadlines and requires a flexible approach to hours and days worked.

 

NEXT STEP

To Apply:

Please click the 'apply' button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.