Senior Imaging Engineer

  • Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Contract

Company Description

There is currently a vacancy in the Engineering team for the post of Senior Imaging Engineer at MPC Film, Montreal. The role offers the successful candidate the opportunity to work with state-of-the-art technology, and specialist digital media colleagues.

Overview

The successful candidate will need to work independently and will also collaborate with Imaging engineers located at other MPC Film locations. This is a varied role supporting MPC Film’s colour pipeline and delivering solutions for a range of colour management and image engineering issues.

Job Description

Key Accountabilities

·       Configuration and support for film colour pipelines

·       Provide colour-space conversions and LUT generation

·       Supporting VFX supervisors and Production staff with colour management related issues

·       Communicating directly with our clients, DI facilities, and On-set services for all colour pipeline and Imaging engineering matters

·       Responsibility for Digital Cinema projector calibration and support

·       Overall responsibility for monitor calibrations

·       Work closely with Imaging engineering colleagues at other sites within the Technicolor group

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Understanding of a broad range of imaging technologies and colorimetry for film, video and digital media, including:

  1. Knowledge of VFX industry colour management solutions
  2. Knowledge of current and emerging display technologies
  3. Knowledge of VFX industry image formats

Experience of working in the post production industry in a technical role

Knowledge of ‘digital-film’ cameras and associated colorimetry

Knowledge of digital cinema practices and mastering processes

Knowledge of stereoscopic systems and display technology

Knowledge of HDR

Knowledge of camera raw formats

Knowledge of ACES

Knowledge of OCIO

An interest in developing relevant skills and progress within this area.

Ability to learn quickly and think on your feet 

Excellent communication and team working skills

Accuracy, attention to detail and the ability to solve problems

Additional Information

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