Data I/O Technician
Company 3
Las Palmas, CA
Event Type
Job Posting
TimeMonday, 8 August 202210am - 3pm PDT
DescriptionCompany: Company 3
Position: Data I/O Technician
Location: Los Palmas, CA (Hollywood)
Hours of Operation: 5:00pm - 2:00am PST (Evening Shift)


The Data I/O Technician will send, receive and distribute digital elements used in Film & Television Post-Production via electronic transmission methods or physical media such as hard drives, data tape, & optical discs. They will archive and retrieve data to (and from) off-line tape storage, and do quality assurance of Digital Intermediate files.


The Data I/O Technician will work closely with our in-house production teams to receive, log, track, and manage files needed throughout the VFX pipeline. The candidate will send, receive, and distribute files using various FTP and web-based file transfer methods. The ideal candidate will be able to archive/retrieve data to the off-line tape library and perform quality assurance tests of Digital Intermediate files. In addition, the candidate will be able to communicate inbound / outbound file deliveries within multiple departments to ensure the timely completion of work.

Maintain logs of completed work orders and inbound files.
Identify and troubleshoot network and hardware discrepancies.
Receive, log and track all materials and communicate with production teams on materials received and delivered.
Perform other related duties as assigned.


Experience in Computer/ Information Science, Media, Communications or related field.
Prior experience with D.I., editorial, or sound files in a post environment.
Ability to navigate proficiently in a Linux/Unix/Irix shell, execute commands, & write simple scripts.
Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills.
Working knowledge of FTP and web-based file transfer methods.
Working knowledge of various file formats used in Film & Video post-production.
Familiarity with Windows, Mac OS X, Linux.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office.
Prior experience in Film/ TV Post-Production.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to multi-task under pressure with minimal supervision.
Strong attention to detail.
Able to prioritize and meet departmental goals.
Availability to work overtime.

About the Company:

Company 3 / Method Studios provides a full range of Creative Services for content creators, including conceptual design, pre-vis, look development, ideation and rapid prototyping, 3D animation/CGI, motion graphics/designers, matte painting, compositing, dailies and production services, color grading, post-production finishing, marketing/trailers, live-action production, experiences, and more.

Diversity and Inclusion at Company 3:

Creativity has diversity at its core. We celebrate the value of each unique experience by being dedicated to fostering the most diverse, equitable and inclusive culture where every employee feels empowered and safe to show up to work as their full self.

It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. Please inform the company's HR representative if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process.