Studio Systems Support Engineer

Aardman Animations Ltd

Job Description

VACANCY: Studio Systems Support Engineer


Start Date: ASAP.
Contract type: Open Ended Contract
Hours: 40 hours per week
Salary: Dependent on experience
Location: Gas Ferry Road and Aztec West (both Bristol)


We are looking for a Studio Systems Support Engineer to be responsible for managing the configuration, maintenance and support of all Studio Floor, Stop Motion Workflow and Pipeline systems and infrastructure on all Stop Motion projects.  This role helps manage the maintenance, design, and development of all Stop Motion Pipeline and Workflow software and works alongside the Senior Physical and Post-Production Engineer to ensure that Stop-Motion Editorial and Review & Projection systems are supported and maintained to high standards.


The successful candidate will have experience supporting and maintaining I.T, Production Technology, and/or similar Editorial environments as well as experience in leading technical projects or initiatives.


5 years+ Industry experience in a senior technical role is required with hands on experience of PC software and hardware builds.


The ideal candidate will have excellent communication, organisation skills and possess a positive, proactive manner.

Studio Systems Support Engineer in Bristol – Aardman Animations

The closing date for applications is: 4pm on Friday 2nd December 2022.


In November 2018, Aardman became an Employee Owned organisation, ensuring that the studio remains independent and securing the creative legacy and culture of the company for the future.


Aardman strives to be the most inspirational animation company in the world creating world class entertainment to a diverse and intergenerational global audience. We aim to lead the way in both our content and our professional principles, ensuring diversity and inclusion is inherent to the development and production of all our content – both on and off screen. Aardman is committed to building a culturally diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from underrepresented groups. We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all individuals and are always happy to discuss flexible working needs.