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Systems Administrator / Systems Engineer


FuseFX New York is currently searching for a Systems Administrator / Systems Engineer. This is a mid-level job with the primary focus of infrastructure and artist support. Candidates with visual effects / animation / post production experience preferred. 

FuseFX is a visual effects studio focused on producing photo-real digital effects for episodic television, feature films, and commercials.  

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Artist and User support
    • Application installation
    • File location or restoration
    • Resolving software or hardware issues
    • Account creation
  • Infrastructure monitoring and upgrade
    • Network management
    • Resolving issues, pro-actively working to decrease downtime
    • Upgrades and improvements
    • Interconnection with other offices as well as clients and vendors
  • Security
    • Helping to define new policies and ensuring all policies are enforced


  • Physical ability to lift at least 50lbs to standing height and assist in movement of heavier items
  • Flexible hours, available for late morning-evening shift
  • Technical experience
    • Experience configuring switches, Brocade a big plus
    • Experience with firewalls, Palo Alto a big plus
    • Substantial experience with Active Directory including group policy, replication, etc.
    • Experience with VMWare, ESXi clustering preferred
    • Support of a multi OS environment: Windows and OSX
    • Support of applications such as Office, Filemaker, Acrobat and Photoshop

o    Support of creative applications such as 3dsMax, Maya, Nuke desired

o    Experience with cloud-based service administration desired: Office365, Adobe CC


·         Formal education in Computer Science or equivalent a plus

·         Experience with render management and especially Thinkbox’s Deadline a plus

·         Batch/scripting knowledge a plus

·         Certifications such as CCNA, BCNA, MCSA, MCSE or equivalent experience desired

·         Experience in a post-production/vfx environment desired

·         Positive can-do attitude combined with the ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines

·         Excellent communication and organizational skill with strong attention to detail

Please send resumes and salary requirements when you apply.
www.fusefx.com for additional information
Local Applicants to New York City only please
No Calls, no recruiters