Staff Positions

  • Project Type: Various Projects
  • Company: Out of Order Studios
  • Location: DFW area
  • Start Date: Friday, December 1, 2017
  • Send resumes to: crew@outoforderstudios.com


Out of Order Studios is working hard to have fun. Our specialties are animated feature films, VFX driven live action films and episodic animated series. We live outside the box and we’re ready to break some rules.

This team is full of collaborators, leaders and innovators who stop at nothing to make content that matters. Out of Order will become the new standard in the world of “make believe”. Are you in?

Position: Full Time, based at our studio in Fort Worth, TX

Currently hiring a Systems Administrator/Devops Engineer, who will manage and monitor all installed systems and infrastructure for a feature film and animation studio.


• Provide all levels of IT support.
• Installing, configuring, testing, and maintaining operating systems, application software, and system management tools.
• Monitor and test systems related application performance for potential infrastructure bottlenecks, identify possible solutions, and develop/implement fixes to address any related issues.
• Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies.
• Write and maintain custom scripts to increase system efficiency and lower the human intervention time on any tasks.
• Participate in the design of information and operational support systems.
• Maintain, secure, and backup outoforderstudios.com and all of its’ various web entities..
• Assist in the development of the studios’ pipeline.
• Craft innovative work flow tools to facilitate and expedite production.

Required Qualifications:

• BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related subject.
• Proven work experience in building, configuring, and troubleshooting Linux/Windows based environments.
• Basic understanding of Cloud (preferably in AWS) and its’ various capabilities.
• Experience with virtualization and containerization (e.g., VMware, Virtual Box).
• Experience with monitoring systems (Cisco, Solar Winds).
• Solid scripting skills (Python, MEL, PHP, HTML/CSS).
• Solid networking knowledge (TCP/IP, Firewalls (ip-tables and others).
• Demonstrable knowledge of Windows/Linux, procedural and object-oriented programming language.
• Production experience with revisions control systems such as Subversion or Git.
• Experience with MySQL Databases and phpMyAdmin

Preferred Qualifications:

• Solid knowledge of CG Animation and/or Visual Effects.
• Working knowledge of high-end 3D software packages such as Maya, including its’ API and scripting.
• Experience with character rigging and/or animation.
• Working knowledge of Shotgun project management system, including its’ API.

Professional Qualities:

• Ability to communicate and/or demonstrate ideas clearly and concisely, practices attentive and active listening, incorporates feedback and direction received from upper/executive management.
• Open to and encourages feedback and new initiatives.
• Super adaptable to change and fast-pace environments, he/she can alter course of action quickly per production needs.
• Highly motivated, pro-active, solid work ethic, and positive attitude.
• Makes decisions in a timely manner.
• Super efficient and detail oriented.
• Ability to deliver assignments on time and meet set objectives.
• Strong problem solving skills and ability to work collaboratively.
• Ability to thrive in a culture-rich environment.

Please submit your Resume to crew@outoforderstudios.com