I-O EDITOR / DATA WRANGLER

I-O EDITOR / DATA WRANGLER

Apply before: 2017-08-01
Type: Permanent
Activities:
VFX EDITOR
Place:
Montreal
Description

Driven by a talented and dynamic team, Digital District has developed a valuable expertise in visual post-production, advertising and feature film. We work with directors and producers, offering them the possibility of a creative partnership. Our service is operational from design to visual finalization of the projects: Concept Design, On-set Supervision, 2D Compositing, 3D Visual Effects, 2D/3D Animation and Color Grading.

The company, now international (Paris, Brussels, Los Angeles), introduced Montreal’s VFX market in January 2017, so we are looking to build a strong team to carry out the challenging projects coming on.

Responsibilities:

The I-O Editor/Data Wrangler will be responsible for receiving, preparing and integrating the work material into the production process. He/she must ensure that the received material is in conformation with the editing. He/she must also prepare internal and external mailings.

  • Manage sequence and shot turnovers to VFX, including all VFX elements and reference plates, documenting in detail the notes from editors and director about VFX work required for each shot;
  • Generate count sheets and plate line-up information, and translate data into the online shot tracking database (Shotgun);
  • Create Avid ref sequences to represent directors’ creative intent for each shot, at correct frame length, for final delivery;
  • Update sequences with any changes to the cut and communicate changes to the VFX team;
  • Cut in VFX works in progress and finals into master cut sequences, confirm timing, line-ups, and that the work matches what was requested in shot turnover sheets;
  • Quality control checks of all VFX shots as shots are submitted for reviews;
  • Host any necessary VFX editorial review for VFX supervisors, as well as editors and directors;
  • Maintain database of shot turnover sheets, as well as shot finals sheets, to be used as documentation for final conform;
  • Provide support to digital artists, as needed;
  • Perform I/O tasks, including converting and encoding of all standard data formats.

Profile:

  • 1+ years Data I/O experience;
  • Extensive experience working with editing and compositing software;
  • Both PC (Windows) and Mac proficient. Linux experience a plus;
  • Proficient organization and management of visual/digital data;
  • Familiar with shot tracking database systems (Shotgun, a plus), Word, Excel and other productivity software tools.

We are looking for talented candidates, but above all curious, motivated and with real teamwork skills.

Send your application to recruitmtl@digitaldistrict-fx.com to join our team!

 

 

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