Company: Pinewood Studios
Department: Creative Services
Location: Iver, Bucks, UK
We have vacancies for engineers to help support our creative environments. The official job posting is in the description below. The job is posted here as we use Apple MacOS and iOS and want to start to deploy using JAMF.
For over 80 years, Pinewood Studios have made dreams a reality, enabling storytellers to bring their creations to life on the big and small screen.
Renowned across the globe for excellence in its field, Pinewood offers the creative industries a rare complement of world-class facilities, services and expertise. Synonymous with world-class British and international productions our studios have an impressive heritage and have been home to some of the most successful feature films and TV shows ever made.
About the Role
We have a phenomenal opportunity for you to join our successful Creative Services team as a Support Engineer.
In this role you would have the opportunity to work with a number of our teams. These include Pinewood’s large and busy audio facility including original sound mixing, creative audio dialogue, foley recording and a substantial localisation department. The work takes place across 20 theatrical mixing theatres, six with ATMOS capability.
Pinewood Digital, which is our production front end services team. They handle media (both film and digital) directly from set, scanning, rendering, grading, making safe and delivering the raw rushes for the biggest films produced in the UK.
Also our Pinewood TV team who operate out of 2 x 9,000 sq ft and one 2,500 sq ft studios. Well-known shows recorded at Pinewood include The Keith and Paddy Picture Show, Taskmaster, Would I Lie to You and Red Dwarf to name a few.
These services use industry standard, post production and broadcast technologies alongside large amounts of high performance network and storage infrastructure that provides the backbone.
Below are some examples of the big technology items we are using today; experience with some but not all would be an advantage:
Avid Pro Tools
BSS Audio Architect
Christie HD, 2K and 4K projection
Filmlight Baselight and Daylight
Pixel Farm PFClean
Filmlight Northlight, DFT Spirit 2k and Scanity 4K film scanning
Ardis DDP real time storage.
Quantum Stornext Filesystems
Quantum Storage Manager with LT08 Library
16Gb Fibre Channel infrastructure
10Gbe Networking on copper and fibre
Linux and MacOS estate
We are also looking to the future and want people interested in new technologies, scripting and the creation of web-based tools and automated workflows too. If this sounds of interest, you know some of the skills and are keen to learn the rest, then we would love to hear from you.
The role is based at Pinewood Studios. Some travel may be required and ability to commute when needed between our UK sites, mainly to Shepperton studios on an ad hoc basis.
Please CLICK HERE to see this role on our own careers site and apply.