FuseFX Recruiting Render Wrangler (Contract)
FuseFX LA is currently searching for a Render Wrangler / Jr. Systems Administrator to join its technology team. The term would be ASAP through May 2019, with possible transition to Staff.
The primary focus of this position is the management of renders as needed by production. Secondarily this person functions as a junior systems admin, helping with physical setup, artist support, and potentially growing into more.
We would prefer candidates with a background in visual effects, animation, post production or video game production and a passion for computer hardware/software.
FuseFX is a visual effects studio focused on producing photo-real visual effects for episodic television, feature films, and commercials.
Strong interest in and some experience with visual effects
Experience with render farm systems and management, Thinkbox Deadline a plus
Experience with data wrangling and moving data between networks
Familiarity with Autodesk 3dsmax or Maya, Vray a plus
Familiarity with compositing software, Foundry Nuke a plus
Strong organizational and communication skills
Some knowledge of Windows 10 troubleshooting and setup
Familiar with software installation and configuration
Able to effectively prioritize and execute tasks while under tight deadlines
Ability to lift 50 pounds to standing height
Strong technical abilities, critical thinking and problem solving
Work well in a team environment
Any experience with Networking or Microsoft AD
Some knowledge of Apple OS X troubleshooting and setup
Ability to troubleshoot issues in artist workflow, pipeline, or hardware
Any knowledge of Houdini or Terragen
Experience in a production environment
No calls, local applicants preferred (no relocation provided).