Job Type: Full-time
Candidate must be local and work in-house in Richardson, TX.
Brazen Animation is an AUDACIOUS GATHERING OF ARTISTS, innovators, and creators. We are here to tell transcendent stories that endure for ages. Through our cutting edge technology, bold visuals, and character driven stories, we set ourselves apart as we strive to be UNIQUE, PURPOSE DRIVEN, AND UNABASHEDLY BRAZEN. Our company exists to push the limits of animation, redefine creative storytelling, and encourage people to pursue greatness. Put simply, we want everyone to BE BRAZEN!
Our Head of Technology will manage the technical goals of the studio across all departments. They are responsible for the technical resources of shows and the studio as well as driving technological advancements and innovation. They advise and directly supervise the Tech Developers and liaise with department supervisors on development needs and efforts. Their holistic view of the technical landscape will be built by understanding the current and future needs, formulating a new plan or modifying the current structure, designing new pipeline tools, by creating an efficient and user-friendly system. This individual is a visionary in the technology field and is able to innovate the technology, people, and processes for continued growth and maximum output.
They will provide technical engineering leadership within the team and will work collaboratively with internal and external IT resources to provide highly available and scalable core infrastructure services. This includes system analysis, design, troubleshooting, system integration development of new tools to improve existing systems, as well as providing hardware support for the company. Budget and P&L responsibilities are included in building out this core department within Brazen.
An additional key area of responsibility will be to lead the planning, organizing, and creation of our proprietary studio production software tracking system. As Product Owner, you will work closely with and manage developers and designers to build this tool and obtain feedback and test data from users to build to completion. This system will be used internally and also as a revenue generating division once completed.
This job description is not meant to be all inclusive. Employees may be required to perform other duties to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.
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