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Technical Assistant
Technical Assistant
  Full-Time @ Visual Creatures

Los Angeles, California, United States

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Visual Creatures are looking to build out our technical and engineering team, and are looking for a technical assistant who has a passion for general computing
within the world of VFX, animation and post production for film, television and virtual production. Please note that this is a junior position for a skilled applicant, with growth and training opportunites.

This is not a job for aspiring artists.

Duties include (but not limited to):

  • LTO Backup and Archive
  • Data ingest
  • Transcoding video
  • Logging and tracking of physical assets
  • Restoring of archive onto drive and LTO
  • Ad-hoc tasks
  • Digital asset management during production and post delivery


  • Experience with Windows operating system
  • Familiarity with file formats and codecs used in the Film and TV industry
  • Familiarity with the basics of VFX and animation workflows (Modelling, Rigging, Texturing etc.)
  • Familiar with Adobe Suite
  • Familiar with DaVinci Resolve
  • Familiar with Avid
  • Above all else, strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills

Nice to haves

  • Linux / Unix command line experience
  • Basic knowledge of filesystems and working in mixed operating system environments
  • Basic skills in TCP/IP computer networking (or a strong desire to learn)
  • Python scripting and automation (or a strong desire to learn)
This job posting was last updated on Dec. 16, 2020