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Media Systems Engineer Ilm


London, United Kingdom 07-20-2022
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  • Full Time
Job Description
Position Summary

ILM is looking for a Media Systems Engineer to join an industry-leading team supporting Physical and Post Technology across our ILM and Lucasfilm productions. We're looking for a well-rounded engineer who thrives in problem-solving with a can-do attitude in an informal production environment.

You'd be joining a seasoned group that collaborates to support a broad set of production technologies critical in the physical and post-production workflows that bring our films, TV and animated series to life.

What you'll do
• Install, maintain and troubleshoot equipment associated with various post-production workflows.
• Ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget according to our high internal standards.
• Implement efficient workflow and pipeline design for post-production services with an emphasis on functionality, usability and security;
• Create and update control system databases for various automation systems in state of the art theatre.
• Meet with internal or external clients for production support or development needs.
• Join the team for an industry event or film screening;
• Participate in off-hours maintenance, upgrades and installation for systems when required, including participating in the off-hours 'On Call' rotation;
• Conduct research and evaluate new technology and trends to meet the ongoing dynamic needs of our shows.

What we're looking for
• Experience in engineering, Computer Science or equivalent
• Experience in installation and maintenance experience in post-production facilities with complex audio/video systems
• Advanced understanding of and experience with Linux, OS X and Windows operating systems.
• Experience supporting editorial systems and workflows.
• Up-to-date knowledge and a passion for technology relating to media and post-production technologies.
• Solid understanding and practical experience of various media file formats, network fundamentals and systems administration practices.
• Ability to identify and address technical issues without direct supervision, while also working effectively as part of a team.
• Basic colour theory experience.
• Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical staff.
• Avid media composer and interplay systems.
• Can identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.
• Gather and analyze information skillfully and develop alternative solutions.

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-r72m1p-35-172-223-251-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Lucasfilm is among the world’s leading entertainment service companies, a pioneer in visual effects and sound across multiple mediums, and is home to the legendary Star Wars and Indiana Jones franchises.