Job Offer: System Administrator

Job Offer: System Administrator

The Fridge and Ace Image Factory are creative hotspots in the Belgian audiovisual world. Our teams work continuously on TV series, feature films, documentaries, commercials, online projects and XR Productions. Projects, destined for both our home and the international marke. We have leading agencies, production companies, and broadcasters among our clients. Warner Brothers, Disney, ZDF, Ogilvy, Savage Film, Hamlet, VRT, Medialaan, Proximus, Telenet, AB Inbev, the European Commission and lots of others trust our services.

Do you have a passion for film, television, game and software development?

Looking for a company in the audiovisual world where technology goes hand in hand with creativity?

We are looking for a motivated colleague to ensure that our IT & technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently!

The Job Description

The Job Description

We are actively looking for a Systems Administrator to ensure that our IT & technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently. Your main task is the installation, configuration and maintenance of our network, server, storage and workstation infrastructure. Additional duties include the collaboration with the development team on the general production pipeline to make sure our technology infrastructure is future proof. You will be the Systems and Infrastructure expert and a key figure in the integration of our inhouse developed tools and software.

Your Primary Responsibilities

Your Primary Responsibilities

  • The configuration, maintenance and optimisation of our internal network(s) (copper, wifi and fiber) and VPN connections between our multiple sites.
  • The installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of artist/operator workstations.
  • The installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of our server based appliances: Active Directory, ESXI, Apple & Linux File Servers.
  • The maintenance and troubleshooting of our storage infrastructure, both custom and branded appliances, including SAN, NAS and DAS storage.
  • The maintenance and troubleshooting of post production related infrastructures like render farms (Deadline), remote rendering & centralised projects (DaVinci Resolve), editing shares (Avid Media Composer) etc.
  • The installation, configuration and maintenance of our web server(s): webhosting, FTP services and software & cloud services.
  • The deployment of the proprietary software of The Fridge, for in house and client use.
  • Provide basic technical training to staff.
  • Create and maintain documentation using various tools including jira, confluence and google docs.

The Requirements

The Requirements

  • Advanced network experience:
    • Physical
      • Ethernet: 1/10/40GbE
      • Fibre
      • Wifi
    • Services
      • VPN (SSL, openVPN) -­‐‑ Site To Site
      • DNS
      • DHCP
  • Advanced experience with maintaining following services:
    • Mac, Windows and Linux file share servers
    • Active Directory
    • FTP server
    • Web Services (NGINX, Apache and MySQL)
  • Experience with storage infrastructures such as SAN, NAS and DAS.
  • Experience with server virtualization (KVM or ESXi)
  • Experience with CI/CD tools like Jenkins
  • Knowledge of UNIX permissions
  • Knowledge of network security (firewall configuration and encryption)
  • Knowledge of scripting: Python and bash
  • Advanced experience with both maintaining workstations and servers across multiple OS environments: Mac, Windows and Linux (RHEL and Debian)

Nice to have

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of managing atlassian products: Jira, Confluence and Bitbucket
  • Knowledge of managing ‘G Suite for organisations’
  • Experience in the media sector
  • Experience with monitoring tools like Zabbix or Nagios

Your Profile

Your Profile

  • Self-­motivated, proactive and able to work under pressure
  • Adapt to the different workflows and needs of our studio.
  • Ambition to improve skill set and knowledge base.
  • Ambition to help grow the company on technological competitive level
  • Excellent communicative skills with both technical and non technical staff
  • Technical minded and the ability to address and troubleshoot issues with ease
  • Conduct research, evaluate new technologies and trends to assess their impact on current and future workflows

Your Qualifications

Your Qualifications

  • You have minimal a bachelor degree in system engineering, computer science or have the equivalent work experience or certificates
  • You possess basic to medium network certificates

We offer

We offer

  • A fulltime job for an indefinite time.
  • A competitive salary and fascinating career opportunities in a fast growing company.

Are you interested? Send your personal CV and motivation letter to jobs@thefridge.tv