Job title: VFX Support Technician
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Motion Pictures and Film
Expertise: Engineering, IT & Dev
Skills: VFX python lamp cameras film MySQL AVID photography
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Bristol, UK
Job published: 09/11/2020
Job ID: 37450

Job Description

The VFX Support Technician will be an integral part of the technical infrastructure support team.  Once up to speed you will be acting as a main point of contact for all technical support issues that arise within the Studio, post production and VFX areas.  These issues will include production critical issues that will need to be rectified as quickly and efficiently as possible.  

You will be supporting and troubleshooting issues that vary in complexity across both hardware and software based systems.  You will also monitor systems usage across storage and processing capacity, conduct daily backups and oversee the installation and upgrading of hardware and software when required.  

Applicants should have strong IT support skills with knowledge ideally across Windows, Linux and Mac based systems.  Exposure to the configuration and troubleshooting of all or some of; LAMP, DCHP, TCP/IP, MySQL databases and Active Directory is also important as is some development/coding experience using Python, Perl or PHP. 

Additional knowledge of VFX or post production systems including DaVinci Resolve, Autodesk Maya and Avid Media Composer would also be highly advantageous as would knowledge of video and audio formats.

This is a great chance to join a well known and highly regarded content creation company.  If you feel you have the skills and experience to be successful and you are fully eligible to work in the UK then please apply now.