Production Operations Assistant - Bournemouth

Primary Responsibilities

  • Day to day management of the render farm resources taking into account daily priorities from production.
  • Monitoring any issues from the farm and render related problems and liaising with the artists about any requests or issues.
  • Error checking and troubleshooting technical problems related to render and data management.
  • Communicating between Artists, Production, Systems and Pipeline concerning reindeer issues, requirements or needs.
  • Monitoring and creating daily reports from the render farm
  • Communicating any errors, inconsistency or improvements with rendering to the relevant department.
  • Able to manage and organise your working hours in order to fit the needs and requirements of the studio and shows.
  • Liaising with production to Archive any completed shows, the deletion of unnecessary files and restoration for show adjustments.
  • Organising and archiving any reusable assets from completed shows.
  • Ensuring security procedures are adhered to when it comes to data archiving and file transfers.
  • Any other duties as may reasonably be required.

Knowledge, Skills And Experience

  • An interest in developing skills and progression within visual effects.
  • Experience using Windows & Linux.
  • Ability to rapidly pick up and learn new tools and techniques.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced, occasionally high pressure environment.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to use initiative and prioritise work loads.
  • An awareness of security principles and procedures.
  • Problem analysing and problem solving.