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.


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


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 color 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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