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Junior IT Assistant / Support

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    Please note: only candidates who can work from our Amsterdam-based office will be taken into consideration.

    Planet X is a creative visual effects studio based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands and one of the key players within the Dutch film industry, providing creative visual effects for top-end feature film and television productions with a dedicated team of 20+ highly skilled VFX artists and experienced supervisors.

    Planet X is known for its unique creative approach, focusing on concept, design and execution of visual effects from pre-production to delivery.

    We are looking for a full-time

                                       Junior IT Assistant / Support

    As an IT Assistant, you will be working closely with the IT Manager to support IT systems and ensure daily operations run smoothly. You will assist our IT manager in various tasks and requests. 

    This can vary from coming up with a design for a system of archiving, to connect a second monitor. Also other tasks, like licensing-related matters, render farm tasks and assembling/building/ordering workstations. Various technical tasks that come with the start of new team members or new productions.

    This position can be seen as a great opportunity for a junior who wants to learn and gain a lot of experience in a professional environment.

    - Providing software and hardware technical support on-site for both Windows and macOS
    - Onboarding new team members
    - Plan and deploy/install new software and services
    - Help create technical documentation and manuals
    - Help maintain an asset inventory
    - Provide on-site hardware maintenance
    - Proactively monitoring hardware, backup tasks, and antivirus reports

    - Good command of the English language;
    - Place of residence in the Netherlands to be able to work from our Amsterdam based studio;
    - Affinity with IT and IT related matters;
    - Affinity with TV series and film.

    Desirable experience
    - Hands-on experience with Windows/macOS environments
    - Experience with Google Workspace and Office 365;
    - Knowledge of LAN/WAN networking and TCP/IP ports;
    - Basic knowledge of Windows Server infrastructure (Hyper-V, AD, DNS);
    - Experience with PC/Server hardware troubleshooting.

    Additional information
    - Only candidates who can work from our Amsterdam-based office will be taken into consideration;
    - Starting date asap;
    - Due to the volume of applications we receive across our different openings, we regret that only those selected to interview will be contacted.

    We offer
    - A position in which you can work independently and where your own ideas and input are highly valued;
    - The opportunity to learn and expand your knowledge;
    - A broad variety of high-end projects to work on - both domestic and international;
    - A great working environment with enthusiastic, creative and passionate colleagues;
    - A competitive salary based on age and experience;
    - Regular Planet X Cinema Nights in our own cinema (pizzas included)! 

    To apply, please fill in our

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