Digital Resource ManagerApply NowApply Later Job ID 10023014 Location Mumbai, India Business Industrial Light & Magic Date posted May 25, 2023
The Digital Resource Manager serves as the liaison for digital resources and data pipeline information between Production, CG Supervisors, Artists and Technical support staff and is responsible for tracking and managing all digital information through the CG pipeline.
What You’ll Do
Analyze production resource usage trends and anticipates upcoming requirements to ensure the most efficient use of digital resources
Proactively work with Production and Technology to build consensus, recommend, determine and ultimately implement/operationalize appropriate policies and procedures around digital resource management
Assist with documenting all new policies/changes/updates and progress for the project so as to create an historical record as well as a practical manual for ongoing process management for the function/role
Work cooperatively with the Production and Technology teams to ensure show adopts and follows proper data management procedures
Proactively evaluate data workflow to constantly look for and recommend areas to improve efficiency and responsiveness to production needs
Assist Production and Technology in meeting current resource management needs while planning and preparing a strong resource management framework and foundation to support planned future growth
Partner with Technology and Production to review data workflow and to define improvements in tools and technical processes to allow more effective management, tracking, and forecasting of resources
Monitor disk space and reports status to production and technology teams
Proactively manage processor load/requirements, reporting problems to production and technology teams
Perform other data maintenance, including tape backup and restore, as required
Modify scripts where needed for trackingor reporting
Serve as a liaison between CG staff and other disciplines
Create disk and processor projections based on historical data
What We’re Looking For
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Film Production or equivalent degree
5 + years relevant work experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required. Strong people skills and the ability to effectively interact with diverse personalities
Strong time management skills; Ability to multitask and prioritize
Proven ability to work autonomously and in team settings
Strong problem-solving skills
Ability to adapt to a high pressure, fast-paced, dynamic environment
High technical quality control
To have a strong work ethic with dedicated and high customer service
Knowledge and experience of UNIX/Linux & Windows operating systems
Strong scripting language (e.g. Python) and programming language (e.g. C/C++) is highly desired
Database knowledge preferred (e.g. Oracle, Postgres, MongoDB, Cassandra)
Knowledge of networking, tape backup systems, hardware a plus
VFX, Feature Animation or Episodic production experience is highly desired
Proven data driven decision-making a plus
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About Industrial Light & Magic:
Founded in 1975 by George Lucas, ILM is the leading effects facility in the world, serving the motion picture, commercial production, and attraction industries. ILM has created visual effects for over 325 feature films and has played a key role in seven of the top 10 worldwide box-office hits of all time and has contributed to 25 of the top 50. ILM has set the standard for visual effects, creating some of the most stunning images in the history of film. At the forefront of the digital revolution, the company continues to break new ground in visual effects, VR, AR, and Immersive Cinema.
About The Walt Disney Company:
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