Freelance basis



Digital Imaging Technician
HIJACK are looking for skilled and enthusiastic technicians to become part of our continually expanding DIT team.
We work across high end commercials, television and feature films. Applicants must have a strong relevant technical background, with strong experience of camera configuration, data management, colour pipelines and workflows from capture through to delivery.

Successful candidates will be confident working with a range of standard DIT software including Davinci Resolve and Silverstack. Candidates must also have a good working knowledge of current Digital Cinema Cameras and Colour Science.

Applicants must be great problem solvers and be able to work well under extreme pressure.

At HIJACK we believe that any problem can be overcome, and we are looking to work with people who feel the same.

What you'll be doing..
  • Working alongside DOPs to provide advice on exposure, formats and camera settings
  • Loading Frame lines and Looks into camera
  • Safely backing up data and inputting metadata using Silverstack
  • Understanding edit specs and workflow documents in order to correctly transcode and prepare offline material ready for the edit.
  • Applying colour transforms and making colour adjustments in Davinci Resolve
  • Live Grading with Pomfort Live Grade
  • Working with Hijack DIT equipment.

Who you are..
  • You have a passion for your work, and strive to deliver the best service possible
  • You are a great problem solver who focuses on solutions first and foremost
  • You are personable and easy to collaborate with
  • You have excellent communication skills, and value the importance of maintaining clear channels of communication
  • You are a confident MacOS user, happy to investigate software and hardware issues
  • You are excited to be working on HETV, High End Commercials and Feature Films.

Qualifications/ Requirements:
  • On-set technical experience is essential
  • Experience as a camera assistant is advantageous but not essential
  • Full driving license valid in the UK.

Next Step:
Please click the ‘apply’ button to send your CV and a cover letter via grapevinejobs.