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Metadata Specialist

Posted on Nov 17, 2018 by World Wrestling Entertainment

Stamford, CT 06901
Leisure & Sport
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
The Metadata Specialist is responsible for processing and assigning critical metadata to WWE video content on WWE Network and other digital platforms. In addition, the Metadata Specialist will support WWE's video management organization methods and companywide metadata systems.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Process, tag and define original, clip and archival content on digital and social platforms
  • Timely processing of video assets against multiplatform content calendar
  • Help maintain video management system database with proper quality and stylistic control in tagging as well as freeform written descriptors
  • Compose titles and descriptions for WWE video content for all platforms, using editorial judgment, grammatical precision and search engine optimization tactics
  • Act as a key resource and authority on WWE metadata/tagging standards and principles
  • Comprehend platform nuances and deliver assets in accordance with business rules, style and best user experience
  • Consult with multiple team members/groups to ensure tagging and content asset packaging meets the needs of respective interfaces
  • Coordinate with photography and visual design staffs to select and assign user-optimized imagery for all videos
  • Retroactively apply and augment metadata to existing library of content assets
  • Keep current with WWE programming, storylines, talent, brands and products
Qualifications:
  • 1-2 years experience copy writing for content-based websites and/or social platforms
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented with exceptional time management and multitasking abilities
  • Ability to thrive under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to make quick decisions in a fast-paced, deadline-driven publishing environment
  • Extensive knowledge of current and past WWE TV shows, talent and relevant details strongly preferred
  • General comprehension of search engine optimization tactics preferred
  • Precision in spelling and grammar; mastery of AP Style, a plus
  • Familiarity with video management systems, a plus
  • Basic Photoshop skills preferred
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Flexible schedule, including evenings and occasional weekends
Key Responsibilities:
  • Process, tag and define original, clip and archival content on digital and social platforms
  • Timely processing of video assets against multiplatform content calendar
  • Help maintain video management system database with proper quality and stylistic control in tagging as well as freeform written descriptors
  • Compose titles and descriptions for WWE video content for all platforms, using editorial judgment, grammatical precision and search engine optimization tactics
  • Act as a key resource and authority on WWE metadata/tagging standards and principles
  • Comprehend platform nuances and deliver assets in accordance with business rules, style and best user experience
  • Consult with multiple team members/groups to ensure tagging and content asset packaging meets the needs of respective interfaces
  • Coordinate with photography and visual design staffs to select and assign user-optimized imagery for all videos
  • Retroactively apply and augment metadata to existing library of content assets
  • Keep current with WWE programming, storylines, talent, brands and products
Qualifications:
  • 1-2 years experience copy writing for content-based websites and/or social platforms
  • Must be organized and detail-oriented with exceptional time management and multitasking abilities
  • Ability to thrive under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to make quick decisions in a fast-paced, deadline-driven publishing environment
  • Extensive knowledge of current and past WWE TV shows, talent and relevant details strongly preferred
  • General comprehension of search engine optimization tactics preferred
  • Precision in spelling and grammar; mastery of AP Style, a plus
  • Familiarity with video management systems, a plus
  • Basic Photoshop skills preferred
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Flexible schedule, including evenings and occasional weekends

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