Senior Systems Engineer

  • Bengaluru, India
  • Full-time

Company Description

MPC have been one of the global leaders in VFX for over 25 years and counting, with industry-leading facilities in London, Vancouver, Montréal, Los Angeles, New York, Amsterdam, Paris, Shanghai and Bangalore Renowned for adding visual wonder and creative expertise to the advertising, film and entertainment industries, some of our most famous projects include blockbuster movies such as The Jungle Book, Blade Runner 2049, Alien: Covenant, Ghost in the Shell, the Harry Potter franchise, Prometheus and Life of Pi. MPC's advertising campaigns include work for brands such as Samsung, Coca Cola, Sony, John Lewis and Channel 4. Our broad range of skill-sets provide a multitude of creative solutions, including concept design, pre-viz, shoot supervision, 2D compositing, 3D/CG effects, animation, motion design, software development, digital & experiential production, colour grading for advertising and any combination of these services. MPC is the sum of the parts: creative partners and a range of creative solutions harnessed through a dedication to collaboration. It all comes together in our enthusiastic and talented people, working every day to be a part of creating some of the best and most inspirational work in the industry. www.moving-picture.com www.mpcfilm.com - hiring through www.thefocus.com

Job Description

  • Responsible for the overall health and operations of local network, storage and systems
  • Administer and manage high performance storage platforms and systems
  • Troubleshoot and resolve complex issues through excellent technical understanding of large scale networking and routing
  • Act as the senior technical contact, responsible for daily communications with multiple global technology support teams
  • Proactively use monitoring tools to forecast technology areas requiring attention on ongoing basis
  • Identify and remediate storage or network bottlenecks, infrastructure-wide
  • Ensure the timely and successful completion of all data backups
  • Understand and manage the maintenance of data center power and cooling systems
  • Perform technology purchasing and budget tracking
  • Manage software licenses from forecasting to deployment
  • Manage and maintaining local vendor relationships
  • Guide operations staff surrounding technology issues
  • Lead and develop a team of system administrators
  • Attend daily progress reviews
  • Manage large scale projects
  • Provide user support

Skills and Experience Technical Knowledge/Skills:

  • Extensive experience with Linux (RHEL/CentOS preferred)
  • In depth knowledge of network services including DNS, DHCP, NIS, NFS, etc.
  • Strong shell scripting skills
  • Experience with virtualization (VMware)
  • In depth knowledge of IP networks, sub netting and routing
  • Experience building out simple but resilient networks
  • Experience specifying, deploying and supporting large scale and high performance network storage

Experience:

  • 7-10 years of experience working with IT infrastructure in a media or high performance computing environment

Attributes:

  • A strong commitment to quality, service and reliability
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Capability to learn and adapt quickly
  • Strong ability to work under pressure
  • Work well with others in a team environment
  • Desire to learn from others and to take on increasingly challenging work
  • Strong creative ability and flair
  • Ability to mentor and provide feedback to junior employees
  • Excellent team building skills

 

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