Product Owner - Video SFX

Company Overview

Founded and operated in the heart of music city, Soundstripe is one of the fastest growing music technology companies to emerge in the last 5 years. Providing quality music to tens of thousands of video creators - from YouTubers to freelance videographers, nonprofits and Fortune 1000 companies - we believe individual experience and cultural fit are as valuable to our team as resume credentials. We seek the strongest talent in the industry to join us on our mission to Keep Creatives Creating and believe every Soundstripe employee’s alignment with our Core Values is the key to our success.

Soundstripe is a remote-first company and was named The Tennessean's #1 Top Workplace in 2019 for small businesses. Our Core Values influence every decision our organization makes. We believe these values are what has made Soundstripe special and what has and will continue to drive our growth and success.

Provide all customers with genuine and whimsical care.
Confront harsh realities with optimism.
Keep it light.
Strive to always grow and learn.
Develop and practice honest communication.
Make it better.
Date the model. Marry the mission.
Be humble and retain a giving and serving heart and mind.
Quality over quantity.
Done is better than perfect.

Position Overview

Soundstripe is seeking a Product Owner - Video & Sound Effects. This position will be responsible for the strategy, oversight and management of Video & SFX content in Soundstripe’s catalog and the packaging of them on Soundstripe’s platform. You will be accountable for managing the demand and fulfillment of Video & SFX by collecting and analyzing data to ensure that our clients’ content needs are being fulfilled. This is a position that requires ongoing coordination with external video and sound effects partners, as well as internal Soundstripe departments. Through foresight, agility, an empirical approach, and practicing within the Scrum framework, you will help grow our Video & SFX offerings through evidence-based decision making, data-driven requirements gathering, customer research, user testing and feedback analysis. This is a full-time, exempt position reporting to Soundstripe’s Director of Product.


As Product Owner - Video & SFX, responsibilities include but are not limited to;

Being our Video & SFX subject matter expert: knowledgeable of the market, industry and our various user groups & needs while licensing this content; you will advocate for the constant improvement and new development of value served to customers through our Video & SFX catalog to sustain customer satisfaction and growth
Directing the curation, packaging and presentation of the Video & SFX catalog and its associated metadata (selecting video content for library, assembling video playlists, adjusting content’s search ranking, etc.)
Assessing the quality and quantity of content available, collecting user data and trends to manage content requests to our Video and SFX partners to refine and grow our catalog to fit customer needs and demand
Pairing with the Data Scientist and Product Curator on a weekly basis concerning success criteria (Time to Value, License Success Rate, etc.), metadata tagging and packaging of the content
Communicating with Product Owner - Platform, when catalog activity and qualities change or present new criteria to be considered on the platform, to ensure the offering is accessible, growing, consistent and effective for the presentation and use on Soundstripe applications
Collaborating with the Director of Product and Product Department teammates and other Soundstripe Departments on designated priority projects from the Product Road Map; brainstorm, define criteria and implement on noted projects, as needed throughout the calendar year


Our ideal Product Owner - Video & SFX will embrace and believe in our Core Values. In addition to embodying these values, the Platform Product Owner will demonstrate the following competencies and skills required for success in this role.

3+ years experience in a company or for a product that managed media (Video, SFX+)
2+ years experience as a Product Owner, Product Manager or Catalog Manager
2+ years experience practicing in an Agile environment & within a Scrum Team
Data Analysis experience
Product Owner Certification recommended (equivalent: Certified Scrum Product Owner)


Soundstripe is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce. Soundstripe provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Soundstripe complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
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