GHOST VFX is seeking VFX Assistant Editor / IO Coordinator
Ghost VFX
US- Canada- London- Copenhagen
Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionFor over two decades, Ghost VFX has collaborated with the very best to create award-winning, innovative visual effects. With contributions to over 100 feature films, episodic and interactive, we are a full-service, global visual effects house. Our talented and dedicated teams around the world make the impossible, possible, fulfilling the dreams of clients and artists alike. With roughly 150 artists and production professionals, we try every day to produce imagery that quietly speaks for itself.

We are looking for a talented VFX Assistant Editor / IO Coordinator to join our dynamic team! Apply now to join us.

· Responsible for shepherding all major data traffic in, out and through the VFX Pipeline
· Responsible for QC checks on material being sent out to clients (correct color, no zero byte frames, slates, correct speed changes, resizes, etc)
· Responsible for sending deliverables based on show playlists
· Communicate frequently with VFX Editors/Producers/Coordinators about ingest or deliverable status and provide accurate estimates to completion
· Download from client severs or pull VFX plates and elements from dailies or provided source media using client-provided bins & EDLs; convert and rename to required ghost standards format for projects
· May require morning/evening hours and weekends during peak season
· Work with Editors to manage SAN storage and capacity with Systems and back up shows as needed
· Work with Editors to create and maintain database of show I/O tech specifications

Required Skills:
· Ability to learn new software/hardware quickly
· Will be trained in Terminal/Bash, ADA archive software, Shotgrid
· Extremely detail oriented. Duties include QC of deliveries
· Able to work independently; stay calm & motivated under heavy deadline pressure
· Positive team player
· Proactive problem solver, quick learner with a strong work ethic and a can-do attitude
· Other duties as assigned.

Preferred Skills:
· Experience with SAN data management and secure transfer methods (Aspera, SFTP, etc.)
· Terminal/Bash skills and Shotgrid experience a plus

· High School education or equivalent required.
· BA/BS in applicable field preferred.

Ghost VFX a Streamland Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law.