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Senior Production Engineer - Data Management

Aplicar ahora Aplique más tarde Job ID 10078273 Ubicación Vancouver, Canadá Business Industrial Light & Magic Fecha de publicación 18/03/2024

Detalles del empleo:

This role is considered Hybrid, which means the employee will work 2-3 days onsite at a Company designated location and occasionally from home.

Position Summary

Core Pipeline is a globally distributed team that develops tools and workflows that act as the foundational infrastructure for ILM’s creative departments at all of our locations around the world. We work closely with CG Production to create innovative tooling for media management, publishing and asset management, developer platforms, and other core services. We work with all levels of artists and supervisors to create efficient, resilient, and artist-friendly software.

Within Core Pipeline, the Data Management Engineering team is responsible for global publishing and data synchronization systems. The Senior Production Engineer is responsible for architecting and developing key aspects of the Visual Effects (VFX) production pipeline. They will be a strong individual contributor and teammate, helping to design and deliver core data management services upon which the VFX pipeline depends. 

Don’t let imposter syndrome hold you back from applying. Great people do not always tick every box. If you think you would thrive in this role, we encourage you to apply.

What You’ll Do

The Data Management team covers a wide array of services and functions. As a Senior Production Engineer you may be required to do some or all of the following:

  • Work closely with development teams to ensure applications are designed for scalability, reliability, and performance.

  • Design, deploy, and maintain distributed, multi-region, highly scalable, reliable services to support publishing and storage management systems.

  • Continuously improve our application infrastructure and processes.

  • Drive discussions around the future of data management at ILM.

  • Provide support in the event of critical service downtime.

What We’re Looking For

We are looking for a Senior Platform Engineer with the following qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of Python and the Linux environment.

  • Experience with several relational or NoSQL technologies such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, Redis, Cassandra, ElasticSearch.

  • Experience designing and implementing distributed systems in multi-region environments.

  • Experience working with network and application protocols like NFS, TCP, gRPC, HTTP, etc…

  • Experience and knowledge of working with event sourced systems.

  • Bachelor’s degree, M.Sc, or Ph.D in Computing Science, or equivalent professional experience.

  • A clear and concise communicator: able to keep end users informed of progress and managers informed of requests.

  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.

  • An ownership mentality.

  • Experience working with remote team members.

The following qualifications are a plus:

  • Experience developing with or strong desire to learn Elixir

  • Experience with message queuing systems such as RabbitMQ or Kafka

  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform

  • VFX, Feature Animation or Episodic production experience

Who We’re Looking For

  • Do you have a passion for technology, systems design, and solving puzzles?
  • Can you drive projects through to completion, juggle competing priorities, and think on your feet?
  • Do you delight in creating ingenious solutions, brainstorming with a global team, and bringing fresh ideas to the table?
  • Are you an empathetic listener, a concise technical communicator, and love keeping stakeholders up to date?

Then yes, we're looking for you.

If you are a Senior Engineer with a strong background in data-intensive systems and are looking for an exciting opportunity to make movie magic, we encourage you to apply.


The hiring range for this position in Vancouver is C$122,400 to C$156,800 per year. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate's geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A full range of medical, financial, and/or other variable pay or benefits, may be offered dependent on the level and position offered.

Acerca de Industrial Light & Magic:

Fundado en 1975 por George Lucas, ILM es la instalación de efectos líder en el mundo, que presta servicio a las industrias cinematográfica, de producción comercial y de atracción. ILM ha creado efectos visuales para más de 325 largometrajes y ha jugado un papel clave en siete de los 10 éxitos mundiales de taquilla más importantes de todos los tiempos y ha contribuido en 25 de los 50 mejores. ILM ha establecido el estándar para los efectos visuales, creando algunas de las imágenes más impresionantes de la historia del cine. A la vanguardia de la revolución digital, la compañía continúa abriendo nuevos caminos en efectos visuales, realidad virtual, realidad aumentada y cine inmersivo.

Acerca de The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, junto con sus subsidiarias y afiliadas, es una empresa internacional diversificada líder en entretenimiento familiar y medios de comunicación que incluye tres segmentos comerciales principales: Disney Entertainment, ESPN y Disney Experiences. Desde sus humildes comienzos como estudio de dibujos animados en la década de 1920 hasta su reconocido nombre en la industria del entretenimiento en la actualidad, Disney continúa con orgullo su legado de crear historias y experiencias de clase mundial para toda la familia. Las historias, los personajes y las experiencias de Disney llegan a consumidores e invitados de todos los rincones del mundo. Con operaciones en más de 40 países, nuestros empleados y miembros del elenco trabajan juntos para crear experiencias de entretenimiento que sean apreciadas a nivel local y global.

Este puesto es en ILM (Vancouver) Inc. , que forma parte de una empresa comercial que denominamos Industrial Light & Magic.

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