Post Production Support Engineer with StorNext File System exp

  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Contract

Company Description


Job Description

This is our direct-client opening for a Post Production Support Engineer located in Playa Vista, CA. This is a 3+ month contract and our client is looking to hire ASAP. Only local candidates will be considered at this time.


Our client is seeking a Post Production Support Engineer to provide support for infrastructure used storage and post production broadcast play-out.  This position requires excellent troubleshooting skills and a solid background in the listed video production and broadcast technologies in order to provide day to day support and training to junior staff.  




First level tech support for post-production during ingest, export and play-out

Support of FCP 7 edit stations to include build-out, configuration and troubleshooting

Support of Xsan/Stornext filesystem as part of the post production storage environment

Training of a junior staff member in the areas of Stornext and FCP 7 support in the post production environment

Provide Omneon spectrum and media deck administration and support

Proactive and assertive personality required to interject into complex situations

Other related duties as assigned




At least 5 years of experience performing support in a similar environment

High level of experience supporting Stornext filesystems in a broadcast environment/Xsan environment

High level of experience supporting FCP 7 in a post-production TV environment

High level of experience supporting in place editing using shared storage

Experience working in an editing environment using a central MAM for assets

Ability to build FCP edit stations with hardware commonly used in a Fiber based post-production environment (Atto, Kona)

Knowledge of Linux\Unix OS is a plus

Knowledge of Adobe Premiere is a plus

Knowledge of Dalet is a plus


Please complete the following skills-matrix and send back with your updated resume:


Full Name:


Total Experience as a Post Production Engineer:

Total Experience with the StorNext File System:

Total Experience with Final Cut Pro 7:

Do you have any experience with Linux/UNIX OS? (not required, just a plus!)

Do you have any Experience with Adobe Premiere? (not required, just a plus!)

Do you have any Experience with Dalet? (not required, just a plus!)

Expected Hourly Rate:

Is this a W2 Rate or C2C Rate:

If C2C, what is the name of your corporation or employer?

Expected Full-Time Salary:

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