Next Element by Deluxe – Data Wrangler

Next Element BY Deluxe is currently seeking a Data Wrangler for IO and Backup. RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

-Serve as primary backup engineer for a large SAN based environment including Linux, OS X and Windows.

-Responsible for maintaining backup requirements and ensuring corresponding documentation is written and up-to-date.

-Disaster recovery, planning and testing

-24×7 facility support

-Continuous checks of near-line and off-line backups

-Responsible for developing and enforcing a facility wide file storage policy . This includes managing SAN storage capacity as well as making recommendations for future growth .


-Knowledge of RAID technologies including both hardware and software based systems. Experience with Linux software RAID is a large plus.

-Extensive knowledge of automated tape robots and backup software .
Knowledge of GNU tar is a must.

-Must be a self starter and be able to manage projects independently

-Strong knowledge of the standard Unix and FreeBSD command set

-Good understanding of Fiber Channel and LTO technologies

-Experience with Storage Area Networks, preferably StorNext/XSan

-Experience with Network-Attached Storage (NFS/SMB)

-Strong troubleshooting skills

-Strong knowledge of networking, UNIX account management and file permissions

-Knowledge of is SQL a plus

Next Element by Deluxe is a creative, data-centric post production facility that has been a leader in the transition to tapeless digital workflows for the motion picture and TV industries. Our proprietary SmartSoft™ software has automated many of the tasks needed for file-based workflow, allowing for freedom from legacy post production solutions associated with tape-based equipment. Complete television post facility incorporating Dailies, Online Conform, HD or native RAW file Color Grading, Titling, VFX and file encoding. Complete Digital Intermediate post facility incorporating Scanning, Online Conform, Digital Restoration, 2K Color Grading, HD Mastering, D-Cinema Mastering and Film Recording. Industry-leading digital capture workflows (RED, F35, Arri D21/Alexa, S1-2K, Phantom, Canon, etc.). Featuring mobilabs: Dailies anytime, anywhere. On or near set full dailies mobile unit ¡V complete with colorist and assist.

We offer a competitive salary and great benefits, including 401(k.

To apply, please email your resume with the job title in the subject header to

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