Data IO Assistant

Technology (I.T., and Systems) Mumbai, India


Position at DNEG


Job Title

Data IO Assistant



Key Purpose of the Job:

A junior level role at DNEG, the Data IO Assistant is part of the editorial team; guided by the Editorial IO Supervisor they assist various groups throughout the facility with data being ingested, published and delivered back to the clients.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for:

  • Downloading material from the client’s servers
  • Processing scans
  • Validating/QC-ing processed scans and other material
  • Informing show production teams/Editors that material is available for ingest
  • Validating material which is scheduled for upload
  • Uploading material to client’s servers
  • Publishing material into the DNEG pipeline


Skills and Abilities:

The following skills and abilities would be desirable:

  • Knowledge of Linux is must
  • Basic knowledge of file formats
  • Basic knowledge of film cameras, recording formats, aspect ratio
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work with high volumes of data
  • Impeccable accuracy and attention to detail

About You:

  • Natural problem solver
  • Pro-active
  • Committed to achieving targets
  • Team oriented
  • Flexible and accepting of change
  • Skilled multi tasker




About Us

Double Negative are a multi-award winning, ground-breaking and long-established VFX post-production house, producing cutting-edge VFX, and is now one of the world’s largest providers of visual effects for Film and TV with facilities in London, Mumbai, Vancouver and Los Angeles.

About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading VFX and animation studios for the creation of award-winning feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 8,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Mohali,Chennai, Mumbai).