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Video Streaming & Encoding Engineer
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 efficiencies
  • 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, audio-casts, Intranet, and Extranet (B2B) events
  • Work with and integrate with third party technologies including CDN, video player technologies, DRM & security, and analytics
  • Be available to work outside core business hours to meet project deadlines and deployment schedules
  • Be on-call on a rotation basis to support live events and after hour support calls


  • 4+ years of professional work experience in a digital multimedia field with some expertise in live streaming media technologies
  • Experience with hardware encoders/decoders from Elemental, Imagine, Cisco, Telestream
  • Good understanding of metadata, XML, and other structured data standards
  • Experience with video compression, formatting solutions, and encoding and trans-coding practices
  • Experience with different player technologies such as JWPlayer and HTML5
  • Experience with different video standards
  • Experience with DRM technologies including PlayReady and Fairplay
  • 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 reaches more than 650 million homes worldwide in 25 languages. The award-winning WWE Network is the first-ever 24/7 direct-to-consumer premium network that includes all 12 live pay-per-views, scheduled programming and a massive video-on-demand library, and is currently available in more than 180 countries. The company is headquartered in Stamford, Connecticut, with offices in New York, Los Angeles, London, Mexico City, Mumbai, Shanghai, Singapore, Dubai, Munich and Tokyo.


Kathy Petrower