Optimization Specialist

New York, NY
Content Operations
Vevo is the world’s largest all-premium music video provider, offering artists a global platform with enormous scale through its distribution partners. Vevo connects artists with their audience globally via music videos and original content, working directly with them to find unique ways to bring their music to life visually. Vevo also works with emerging artists, providing them with a platform of global scale and reach, to find and grow their audience. Reaching 26 billion monthly views globally, Vevo has over 350,000 music videos in its catalogue.

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Vevo’s Content Operations Team serves as the intersection where valuable external partners and key internal departments meet with a focus on content management, problem-solving and education.  This role is focused on working with our partners and internal teams to optimize content across our distribution platforms to improve discovery and watchability of video content.

If you believe Bono that “music can change the world because it can change people”, then you recognize the power of music. Bring your engineering ability to make a positive dent in the world with an Artificial Intelligence powered music platform!

This is a full-time position and is based at our office in New York. We are in a convenient location in Times Square, accessible from Penn Station, Port Authority & Grand Central, as well as a host of subway options.

As a member of our team, you will

    • Work with label and content provider partners to identify priority artists and content.
    • Identify and execute SEO/SMO best practices on video content.
    • Maintain consistent quality of metadata across partner content.  
    • Work with internal teams to execute A/B testing and experiments on content.
    • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of best practices and awareness of trends affecting surfacing and discovery of video content.
    • Work with Growth Strategy Manager to track, analyze and report on key opportunities for growth and/or change
    • Present findings to artist and label partners


    • Must be familiar with YouTube CMS
    • Experience in managing large-scale video content on YouTube
    • Excellent verbal, written and Google Suite (Drive, Docs, Sheets)  skills and reporting tools
    • Experienced in fast-paced, fun, and detail oriented environments
    • YouTube Certification is a plus
    • Strong relationship management skills
    • Excellent organization and time management skills

Interested? Great! You might like to know

    • We're a fun, energetic, and tight knit team.  
    • We really enjoy music and technology.
    • We have excellent compensation and benefits packages.
    • We offer a 401k match.
    • We have premier access to music content and new releases of original media content.
    • We have a fully stocked kitchen and bar.
    • We are in an upscale New York city office with stunning views of Times Square.
Vevo considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status under local, state, or federal law.