Post Production Engineer

Post Production Engineer

Pinewood Studios UK

Closing date: 7 December 2018

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
  • Avid S6
  • Avid/Euphonix S5
  • BSS Audio Architect
  • Dolby Atmos
  • Christie HD, 2K and 4K projection
  • Filmlight Baselight and Daylight
  • Blackmagic Resolve
  • 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
  • JAMF

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.

Further info

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.


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