As part of Hasbro Entertainment, Boulder Media is building a new feature animation division. We are excited to offer a talented System Admin the opportunity to join our very successful and established animation studio as we expand into a new area. We will be producing the first CG theatrical feature film made entirely in Ireland. The movie is based on a very well-known Hasbro property and we can’t wait to bring it to the big screen.
As Senior Systems Administrator you will be working with a bunch of other enthusiastic developers, artists and technicians to build a modern feature animation studio!
- Design the studio infrastructure capable of supporting a feature animation workload
- Research, recommend and implement hardware, software and *aaS purchases
- Help expand storage, caching, rendering and VDI to cloud services such as Azure or AWS
- Work with the pipeline team and dev ops to resolve production issues
- Mentor less experienced members of the technology team
- Communicate with the external Hasbro and Boulder IT windows support teams
- Maintaining and optimizing renderfarm and other servers
- Advanced understanding of administration of networked linux (eg CentOS) systems
- Experience with high performance distributed computing and storage, preferably in high end vfx or animation environments
- Deployment, configuration, monitoring and imaging systems
- Experience managing mixed cloud storage and compute environments
- Familiar with the security considerations for motion pictures
- Understanding of colour management
To apply for this job email your details to firstname.lastname@example.org