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Animal Logic Recruiting Render Wrangler

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Render Wrangler – Facility

Are you a Render Wrangler interested in working with us?! The Render Wrangler ensures render jobs within production are delivered in a timely and efficient manner. Working closely with other Technical Resources divisions and end users, this position will ensure the render-queuing system (farm) is constantly monitored to help achieve efficient and trouble free rendering; and for safeguarding and manipulating (data) assets, and providing a range of data management services to Production.

Please note that this position is a 12:00pm to 9:00pm shift.

What you’ll get to do:

Work with artists and Render Lead to diagnose production rendering problems
Monitor production render queues and respond to identified errors/faults
Manage production render resource allocations
Work with production to identify render farm priorities (shows, department, shots) and do job retries
Ensure production requests are submitted correctly, and handled through the proper tracking systems
Analyse, report, and escalate system failures to System Administration where required
Work with the Render Lead and artists on the delivery of final rendered computer graphics elements for animation of film
Where appropriate, provide ideas to the Render Lead to assist in developing and refining efficiency of render wrangling on animated feature films
Work with Render Lead, production and tech staff to determine render projections
Continually display strong commitment to client service
Report on disk-space usage, and allocating quotas, for individual productions
Routine securing of assets to tape, project archival, and corresponding restores
Turnovers and deliveries of external media
Production-testing of in-house asset management system(s)

What you bring:

Knowledge of scripting languages (Python preferred)
Experience using Linux, Windows and Mac platforms
Experience with animation/VFX artist tool applications such as Maya, Python, Nuke
Familiarity with most basic system artist tools and processes
Familiarity with networked/distributed computing concepts
Good trouble shooting and reporting skills
Strong team player with great client service and communication skills
Ability to prioritize request with competing deadlines
Interest in computer animation and visual effects is an asset
University degree in animation/VFX is preferred

The following experience will be highly regarded:

Previous experience in a technical support position
Previous experience in a TVC or film digital production environment
Technical qualifications at secondary or tertiary level
Computer graphics and/or rendering experience

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