Welcome to Whistle. We are progressive and bold. We show and tell. We live to entertain, engage, and empower:
Whistle is Entertainment. Entertainment meticulously crafted for today’s generation by embracing their passion points and appealing to their action-oriented mindset.
We expertly blend our proprietary insights, diverse creator community, production chops and deep analytics to create and curate “breakthrough” content—originals and branded—for distribution via our channels and a carefully vetted roster of strategic partners.
Whistle’s programming is relatable, fun and inclusive, constantly evolving to reflect the tastes of this generation.
Who You Are:
-You have a comprehensive knowledge of post-production workflow, and a keen understanding of Whistle Sports' mission and content
-You have experience working with centralized video server and can confidently manage its functionality across editors
-You have in depth technical experience in Adobe Suite Workflows and Systems
-You are a curious, organized, and highly creative self-starter who works well with other teams
-You have a love of troubleshooting
-Work closely with the Video team in developing a post-production strategy, streamlining workflows and asset organization for media
-Create and maintain post-production guide unique to Whistle
-Manage post production schedules and freelance post production hires
-Train and support other editors and freelancers on Whistle post system practices
-Research and develop future post-production and archival solutions
-Document post-production processes and procedures
-Identify and troubleshoot technology related bottlenecks and partner in assisting to deliver tech projects to support the core editorial/production teams.
-Manage priorities and workload effectively to meet all schedules and deadlines
-Report appropriate music usage to APM and Epidemic
-Manage a b-roll library
-Maintain Scheduling with Producers, Editors and Designers
-Report to the Head of Post Production
Experience / Skills
-4+ years experience in developing and producing Web Video content across multiple platform and formats
-Proficient with Premiere Pro, Adobe Creative Cloud, After Effects, Pluraleyes,
-Expert in digital production workflow, tools, and technologies
-Working knowledge of file-sharing services (ie Dropbox, Google drive, Frame.io, Signiant, Aspera) a must
-Knowledge of Adobe Suite ( Specifically Premiere, Encoder, Prelude, Photoshop and After Effects)
-Familiar with ingesting, transcoding and media management software
-Understanding of all post workflows and video codecs
-Familiar with OTT, AVOD and SVOD workflows.
-Experience with third-party platforms and Online Video Platforms (OVP) such as Accedo, Zype, Wurl, JW Player, and other video platforms
Must have: Media Management and Expert Organizational skills
-Experience adhering to editorial guidelines and best practices
-Experience with Video Servers, MAM and DAM (or DIT) systems
-Understanding of Live stream workflow and Live Production
-Experience managing 4k workflow systems, Linux, and managing video servers a plus.
-Impeccable work ethic with strong creative, organizational and collaboration skills
-Highly skilled in managing multiple projects and priorities
-Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
-Can work independently and within a team
Proven ability to deliver programs to YouTube, Facebook, Go90 and other OTT platforms