(800) 774-8036

Senior Media Systems Engineer

Burbank, CA
Date Added: June 19, 2020
 
Software Resources has an immediate job opportunity for a Senior Media Systems Engineer in Burbank, CA.

Duration
: 18 month(s)

Remote to start, but must be local to Burbank for return to office.

Candidates must have strong production, cloud and automation experience for this role so they can hit the ground running.

Description:
Global premiere to direct to consumer mobile applications. You will innovate and deliver solutions that support a studio whose content is legendary and transcends generations.
We're looking for passionate engineers who love learning new technologies at a rapid pace. You should be intimately familiar with production systems. Lean, agile, selfsufficient
teams is how we operate.

Responsibilities
Design, and deploy film-maker systems, including 2K/4K playback systems, color
timing systems, upscaling systems, etc
Monitor, measure, and tune production systems for optimal performance and
reliability
Investigate, analyze, resolve and document hardware and software problems on
a wide range of systems in several production and post production environments
Design and deploy systems in production timelines with high availability, and
clear observability
Author tools, and leverage open source, to automate tasks with an emphasis on
reliability and repeatability
Serve as an escalation point to troubleshoot and resolve performance and
reliability issues in production environments
Lead and collaborate with engineers to ensure systems are designed to be
scalable, and easily operated
Ensure security best practice is at the forefront is embedded in our DNA and in
all solutions provided
Effective at dealing with change: Able to transition in role or handle a significant
modification or technology with minimal ramp-up time and with very little
guidance.

Basic Qualifications:
Technical Requirements
Deep knowledge of:

Operating systems and systems management (e.g. Linux, OSX, and Windows)
Scripting and development languages, including Python, Ruby, PERL, PHP
Playback systems used in visual effects, production and post production
environments (e.g. Colorfront, Resolve, TweakRV, Clipster)
High performance storage solutions used in production (Quantum, Avid, DDN)
High performance file systems used in production (StorNext, OneFS, GPFS)
Data center, network, and show application architectures
Media File Transport Solutions (e.g. Signiant, Aspera)
Hosting virtualization technologies (e.g. VMWare, KVM)
Production Security Systems (e.g. key management, encryption, vulnerability
management)
Desired practical experience:
Management of high-performance media server environment, requiring high
levels of automation
Experience working in Film or TV production environments
Strong project management and resource planning experience
IP networking including performance-based troubleshooting
File System or hierarchical file system concepts
Content Management System
Smart, self-driven with a keen focus on and track record of exceptional delivery
of innovative solutions
Familiar with public cloud environments (e.g. AWS, Google Cloud Compute)
Exposure to system management languages (e.g. Chef, Terraform, Ansible)
Operating systems and systems management (e.g. CentOS, Ubuntu, Windows)
Authentication tool-sets such as Active Directory, LDAP, Ping Identity
Data center, network, and application architectures
Required Education
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering
5+ years in engineering or computer systems supporting Film/TV production

Required Education:
BS or equivalent

Don't delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/


Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.

Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you're located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!


 

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