Systems Administrator/Systems Engineer

15 September 2017

Location: London

Closing Date: 22 December 2017

Award-winning VFX facility Lola Post is looking for a Systems Administrator/Systems Engineer.



  • Windows & Linux administration (hardware and software).
  • Technical support & trouble shooting for commercial and custom applications.
  • Strong working knowledge of a post-production/creative environment, particularly working with…
    • Nuke
    • Houdini
    • Maya
    • Softimage XSI
    • Adobe Suite, primarily premiere
    • Python scripting for tool creation, automation and artist support
    • Mantra rendering
    • Arnold rendering
    • Redshift rendering
  • Render monitoring and wrangling, primarily with Think box Deadline.
  • General IT support and maintenance duties, liaising with artists to support and enable their work.
  • Data wrangling including migration, backup and maintenance.
  • Workstation setup, relocation and maintenance.



  • Proven experience in the post production/visual effects industry.
  • Knowledge of Windows and Linux systems in a live work environment.
  • Knowledge of hardware troubleshooting, maintenance and upgrade processes.
  • Team player with a positive, proactive attitude.
  • Ability to effectively triage tasks according to current project needs and artist requests.


Interested candidates should

  • Submit a cover letter and cv and a link to your online website if available to:
  • Include job title applying for in correspondence.
  • Indicate country of citizenship and / or status on valid work permits.
  • Only those selected for an interview will be contacted
  • Include name, address, telephone and email details.