• Location
    • Indianapolis, IN
  • Date Posted
  • Nov. 15, 2021
  • Function
  • Design & UI
  • Sector
  • Entertainment

Our Story

BallerTV is a venture-backed startup building the world’s largest sports network from the ground up. In 2021, BallerTV live streamed over 300,000 youth basketball, volleyball, soccer and lacrosse games, powered by groundbreaking autonomous video capture and logistics technology. Similar to the early days of ESPN, BallerTV is rapidly expanding the spectrum of sports coverage and changing the landscape of sports broadcasting.

Why BallerTV?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Generous Equity stock options
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • 401k Plan
  • Unlimited Vacation
  • Immediate impact on the growth of the business

Job Summary

As an Instructional Design Specialist you will play a critical role in creating, updating, and maintaining the suite of training materials (playbooks, short videos, how-to-guides, etc) used to prepare on-site representatives (Site Leads) on how to properly execute a BallerTV-filmed event. In the process, you’ll contribute to building BallerTV into a once-in-a-generation sports media business.

This is a role on BallerTV’s Ops Excellence team that will involve working closely with the team on establishing best practices in regards to filming equipment, proprietary ios app, internet device, and marketing asset setups for every unique sport that BallerTV covers.  Primary responsibilities of the role will include process documentation, playbooking, and creating effective training material content and  materials to best prepare BallerTV Site Lead for success in their roles.

Essential Functions

  • Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Work within the Ops Excellence team to help establish and fully understand our best practices, standards, and processes for BallerTV event execution.  Ultimately, the primary function of this role will be to make sure those standards and processes are thoroughly documented, turned into playbooks, and put into training materials for BallerTV Site Leads.
  • Create all the BTV training content, iterating on content formats (document, video, in-person scripts) to best convey the required information for every BallerTV event execution format.  For some sports this will involve creating this content from scratch and for others it will be editing a  current library of materials.
  • Write concise, effective, easy-to-understand copy and instructions for all the various elements of BallerTV event execution
  • Take pictures and videos of equipment, setup instructions, ios app use, etc to incorporate into the training materials
  • Ensure our library of training documents and materials are frequently updated as we make changes to the product, equipment, and processes

Basic Qualifications

Qualifications include:

  • B.S. / B.A. in operations, HR, or other related field
  • 2+ years of experience in training & development, or training content development

Preferred Qualifications

  • Passionate about developing online self-service training content, modules, videos, how-to-guides, etc.
  • Experience with either process documentation or  training material creation in both written and video formats.  Experience in instructional design preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to communicate of technical or operational concepts succinctly and in a digestible format
  • Ability to produce high quality training content and other playbook materials at a fast pace.  We are a rapidly growing business that is expanding into several new sport types and need someone with the ability to keep up, multi-task, and work through a variety of high priority initiatives and meet expected timelines.
  • Outstanding attention to detail and a curiosity that elicits important information
  • Proficiency in google suite (docs, slides, sheets), photoshop (or alternative), video editing software
  • Comfort with ambiguity and change. A self-starter that thrives in an environment where all the information is not necessarily always available.  Experience working in a high-growth, startup environment is definitely a plus.

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities

Working Conditions

This position spends most of her/his time sitting or standing in an office or facility

Travel Requirements

This position requires some travel - up to 30% of the time

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

There is no visa or H-1B sponsorship.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.