Production and post Support Engineer

Plimsoll is looking for a Production and post Support Engineer to start in our Bristol office ASAP.

The Role

You'll be working closely with our in-house Media and Post supervisors to ensure the safety, security, availability and integrity of our media assets throughout acquisition, post, delivery and archive.  

This role will require occasional out of hours or weekend working.

Areas of Responsibility: 

  • Maintaining our Ingest workflow & systems support
  • On prem and cloud storage systems and infrastructure  
  • Media security, integrity and availability
  • LTO back-up and restore systems support
  • DIT & Edit Assistant equipment troubleshooting
  • 1st and 2nd Line support for our Edit Suites, Edit Assistants and Edit Producers.

Candidate Profile

Experience working in a post-production or production ingest environment is essential as is a broadcast engineering degree or apprenticeship. LTO backup and restore experience would be very advantageous. 

Knowledge, Skills &  Experience: 

  • Experience of working in a post house or data ingest environment 
  • A Broadcast engineering degree or apprenticeship
  • Knowledge of Storage and network infrastructure
  • Knowledge of Avid Media composer 
  • Intermediate Knowledge of Post production workflows 
  • Experience of Storage DNA archiving software advantageous.

Personal Skills:

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Organized, diligent and methodical, seeing tasks through to completion 
  • A willingness to help others and perform individually and as a team member.

Salary & Hours:

  • Full time: 37.5 hours per week 9.30am to 6pm with a 1-hour unpaid lunch break 
  • Occasional Out of hours and weekend working required   
  • Permanent contract with salary based on experience.

Next Step:

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