Digital Video Specialist

Stamford, CT

Job Description
  • support existing systems and workflows for video delivery to domestic and international partners while also looking for areas of improvement and effeciencies
  • help develop and support video encoding solutions for mass scale and multi-platform support
  • support Live video events for both free and premium digital products
  • support WWE internal digital and multimedia solutions including webcasts, audiocasts, Intranet, and Extranet (B2B) events
  • work with and integrate with 3rd party technologies including CDN, video player technologies, DRM & security, and analytics
  • be available to work off hours to meet project deadlines and deployment schedules
  • be on-call on a rotation basis to support live events and after hour support calls

Required Experience:

  • 4 years of professional work experience in a digital multimedia field with expertise in streaming media technologies
  • strong experience with video compression, formatting solutions, and encoding and transcoding practices
  • experience with different video standards including MPEG2 & MPEG4/H.264 as well as transport and container formats (MPEG-TS, FLV, MP4)
  • experience with DRM technologies including PlayReady and Fairplay
  • experience with different player technologies (Brightcove, OSMF, JWPlayer, OVP) Flash and HTML5
  • good understanding of metadata, XML, and other structured data standards
  • proficient in video editing software a plus
  • broadcast experience a plus but not required
  • programming/development experience a plus
  • proficient in Unix/Linux, Windows, and MAC operating systems
  • excellent communication, problem-solving, and organizational skills
  • excellent attention to detail and a high-level of accountability
  • must be a self-starter and able to work independently on projects
About the Company

WWE, a publicly traded company (NYSE: WWE), is an integrated media organization
and recognized leader in global entertainment. The company consists of a
portfolio of businesses that create and deliver original content 52 weeks a year
to a global audience. WWE is committed to family friendly entertainment on its
television programming, pay-per-view, digital media and publishing platforms.
WWE programming is broadcast in more than 145 countries and 30 languages and
reaches more than 600 million homes worldwide. The company is headquartered in
Stamford, Conn., with offices in New York, Los Angeles, Miami, London, Mumbai,
Shanghai, Singapore, Istanbul and Tokyo.

Director of Staffing, Human Resources