Coffee and TV group is seeking a skilled mid-tier Post Production Systems Engineer to join our dynamic team. As a Post Production Systems Engineer, you will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation and optimization of our post-production workflows. Your expertise in shell scripting and Ansible will be instrumental in automating processes, enhancing efficiency, and maintaining high standards of quality in our post-production environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and maintain Linux-based Flames, BaseLight, and Resolve systems to ensure optimal performance and reliability.
  • Windows-based 3D systems and management system management via GPO and deploy systems like PDQ/SCCM.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical issues related to post-production workflows promptly.
  • Implement system upgrades, patches, and optimizations to enhance efficiency and productivity.
  • Familiarity with Pixit Pixstor and VMware vSphere systems is an advantage.
  • Develop and implement shell scripts to automate routine tasks and streamline post-production workflows.
  • Utilise Ansible to orchestrate configuration management and automate deployment processes.
  • Continuously seek opportunities to improve automation processes to increase efficiency and reduce manual intervention.
  • Provide technical support to post-production teams, assisting with software and hardware configurations, troubleshooting, and optimization.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to address technical challenges and optimize workflow integration.
  • Proactively identify and resolve potential issues to minimize downtime and ensure uninterrupted post-production operations.
  • Document system configurations, processes, and troubleshooting procedures to facilitate knowledge sharing and ensure consistency.
  • Conduct training sessions for post-production teams to familiarise them with new tools, processes, and best practices.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and emerging technologies to provide insights and recommendations for continuous improvement.


  • Proven experience supporting Linux-based systems in a post-production environment.
  • Strong proficiency in shell scripting (Bash, Python, etc.) and automation tools such as Ansible are crucial.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills with the ability to diagnose and resolve complex technical issues efficiently.
  • Solid understanding of post-production workflows, including video editing, colour grading, and visual effects.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced environment and communicate effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Strong attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality results under tight deadlines.
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing priorities and willingness to learn new technologies and techniques.
  • Previous experience in the entertainment industry or a post-production facility is a plus.

If you are a proactive problem-solver with a passion for technology and a keen interest in post-production, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to join our team as a Post Production Systems Engineer.

General Attributes

  • Exceptionally creative. A genuine love for the craft. Calm in the face of contention.
  • Understanding of clients’ pressures, commercial awareness, and an entrepreneurial mindset.
  • Great communication with production and project teams.
  • A thirst to continue to learn and grow. A willingness to teach and support others.
  • Energy and confidence to pitch to clients and lead projects with a clear creative vision.
  • Alignment with the company values of LOVE, TRUST, COLLABORATION, BELIEF, AND EXCEPTIONALITY
  • Hybrid role

Seniority Level

  • Mid-Senior level


  • Media Production
  • Broadcast Media Production and Distribution

Employment Type

  • Full-time

Job Functions

  • Advertising


  • Instrumental Application Monitoring
  • Post-Production
  • Easily Adaptable
  • Ansible
  • Scripting
  • Facilities
  • Emerging Technologies
  • Troubleshooting
  • Visual Effects
  • Linux
  • Bash
  • Python (Programming Language)
  • Post Production Management

Please apply to [email protected]