SENIOR SYSADMIN (VFX STUDIO IT) linux windows mac network

SENIOR SYSADMIN (VFX STUDIO IT) linux windows mac network

Apply before: 2019-07-31
Type: Full Time

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SI [vous_êtes]

(un_IT_senior_confirmé OU intermédiaire++) ET (non ennuyé_par les_horaires_irréguliers)



If [you_are]

(a_confirmed_intermediate++ OR senior_IT) AND (NOT bothered_by_non-regular_working_hours)


we want to meet you;

You will be playing with Mac, Windows and Linux in the same morning, then with Post Production & VFX Hardwares and Softwares in the afternoon.

You will go to our studios in Los Angeles to deploy new solutions.

You will put your hands in material at the forefront of prestigious cinematic productions.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Work with the executive team to design and own the architecture workflows and processes over time.
  • Lead the implementation and integration of new technologies that can drive revenue and profit margins.
  • Ensure that our infrastructure is optimized and running smoothly at all times.
  • Lead the support efforts for our key clients.
  • Maintain relationships with key partners and technology vendors.
  • Provide first line support to the editors, colorists and vfx artists working in creative and finishing edit suites, color suites and graphics workstations.
  • Configure, install, and troubleshoot edit systems, color systems, and graphic workstations, render farms, transcoders.
  • Troubleshoot and address TCP/IP issues LAN connectivity problems.
  • Thorough documentation of operation procedures and workflows.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills with a warm friendly and patient personality.
  • Ability to configure, manage and troubleshoot network switches.
  • Full understanding of Networking Technology. Knowledge of routers and firewalls and the relationship between switches, hubs, patch panels and connected nodes in a network
  • Ideally but optional : knowledge of video and audio file formats, as well as industry standard and studio delivery specifications.
  • Ideally but optional : ability to configure, manage and troubleshoot Autodesk Flame, Avid Media Composer, DaVinci Resolve, Adobe Premiere, FCP systems.
  • Ability to have flexible schedule as you may have to work varied shifts.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport building, listening, and questioning skills.
  • Must have the ability to follow problems through to the end with attention to detail.

Who we are:

FAKE is strong of a dedicated and passionate team of 90+ world-class creative talents and technologists, sometimes remotely working, in REAL time. REAL by FAKE ™ delivers REAL Visual Effects that maximize the creative impact and visual possibilities, regardless of medium, from concept to finished product. It’s work includes many blockbusters: Wild, Dallas Buyers Club, The Aviator, Immmortals, C.R.A.Z.Y., 300 and, most recently, FAKE supervised the complete Post-Production and VFX of HBO’s series Big Little Lies & Sharp Objects, directed by Jean-Marc Vallée. Big Little Lies Season 1 received 8 Emmies and 4 Golden Globes.

Work on intelligent content and be part of the growing phase of a company who is looking for talented individuals to help complete its Artist Tribe.


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