About Programming and Engagement:
Drawing on over 5,000 channels on the platform, including The Roku Channel, we aim to make it easy for our users to find great content. Supported by substantial engineering resources, we create compelling user experiences that begin with activation and flow across all customer touch points. The Roku Channel (TRC), has quickly grown to become the #3 ad-supported channel on The Roku Platform and the programming team supports the content within. We are responsible for one of the company's three key operating metrics streaming hours.
The Editorial Intern will be a member of the Editorial team as we revolutionize the leading OTT platform's content ecosystem. You'll work on exciting content projects that engage and delight Roku's millions of users. (The role can be based in Los Angeles or Los Gatos.)
Content selection and curation for our content experiences.
Research and sourcing for content among current partners.
Build collections for users out of a mixture of content, genres, tags and editorial judgement.
Evaluate and improve on current metadata associated with content.
Analyze data sets from multiple sources and evaluate editorial needs surrounding results.
Research and source content across The Roku Channel and also across the Roku platform.
Help to build our Kids and international audiences
Generate new and creative ideas for curation.
Work with partners internally and externally to grow the channel.
Familiarity with Movies, TV Shows and other entertainment content
Experience in technology and digital environments
Passion for content and sound editorial judgement
An adaptable and positive attitude
Highly organized and a strong, clear communicator
Desire to learn and grow within the Roku ecosystem.