Technical Operator

  • New York, NY, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

MPC is an award-winning global creative studio; we combine our talent, technology and craft to create memorable and distinctive experiences across a range of channels and platforms. 

We are always looking for talented individuals to help us push creative and technical boundaries.

Job Description

We are currently looking for a motivated and talented TechOp to join our team at the New York studio.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide general technical support for VFX projects.
  • QC, transcode and deliver masters for final delivery.
  • Sync assets to and from all MPC facilities.
  • Data management; archive and restore projects / LT05
  • Prep artwork, slates, audio and footage for artists.
  • Transcode and post WIP's for client viewing.
  • Provide render wrangling and Data I/O support. 
  • Set up remote viewing sessions for Telecine and VFX sessions.
  • Support artists and producer requests as needed.
  • Must be Mac and PC proficient. 
  • Availability for evening shifts and on-call weekend work.

Qualifications

  • A working knowledge of frame rates, timecode, video codecs, compression techniques, HDCAM-SR, OSX, and post-production workflow.
  • 1-2 years' experience working in a machine room or master control room in a post-production facility
  • Thorough understanding of color science, editorial, and technical knowledge of data workflow.
  • Excellent communication skills with both clients and colleagues
  • High level of QC experience 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.