Director, Content Innovation Lab

World Wrestling Entertainment   •  

Orlando, FL

8 - 10 years

Posted 181 days ago

This job is no longer available.

WWE is seeking an enthusiastic, detail-orientated Director, Content Innovation Lab to work out of WWE’s Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.  This individual is self-efficient and motivated, capable of performing under tight guidelines and looks for solutions in unique and ‘outside-the-box’ means of thinking.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee day-to-day operations of WWE’s Performance Content Innovation Lab
  • Manage Producers and team members in execution of various projects
  • Create content with an emphasis on innovation, emerging technologies, and platform specific
  • Develop WWE/NXT talent to become self-efficient content creators
  • Initiate and create new digital video concepts for live consumption
  • Develop financially responsible solutions and processes for shooting live and live-to-tape in-ring content
  • Collaborate with key social and pop culture influencers to broaden the scope and awareness of WWE’s Performance Center, Innovation Lab, WWE, and associated brands
  • Responsible for developing compelling video elements that could potentially compliment WWE storylines and characters, using the newest technologies and trends


  • 8+ years of related work experience in TV/Digital/Live/Post production
  • Proven track record of creative and innovative thinking, action, and results
  • Experience in production and digital operations
  • Experience in field production, managing a video/film shoot, and producing/directing on-air talent
  • Experience leading and managing a team
  • Experience in shooting with professional and consumer cameras a plus
  • Experience in editing with applications such as Avid, Final Cut Pro, and Adobe a plus
  • Strong knowledge of digital and social platforms and advancements
  • Capable of handling and organizing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-based, ever-changing environment while remaining organized and detail-oriented
  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Able to travel for business as needed
  • Driver’s license and motor vehicle
  • Knowledge about current and past WWE TV shows, products, talent, and storylines a plus but not mandatory
  • BA in Communications, Digital Media, Operations or related field of study.