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Friday, July 19, 2019

NOW HIRING: Internet/Social Media Strategist

Company: Bitfinex
Website: https://www.bitfinex.com/
Headquarters: Taipei, Taiwan


Founded in 2012, Bitfinex is a digital asset trading platform offering state-of-the-art services for digital currency traders and global liquidity providers. We're on a mission to create the most innovative cryptocurrencies exchange. This is a unique opportunity, a rare window of time at the tipping point of the financial evolution. Much like the early days of the internet, blockchain technology faces complex new challenges and having the best team plays a pivotal role in success.

Our team is fully remote and globally distributed to capture the best talent from around the world. So far our company has grown fast and stayed lean to secure its place as a leader in the space.

If you get excited about being in an industry that is breaking new ground and have confidence you can conquer the most challenging feats we'll encounter, we want to talk to you. Join us, and help lay the foundation for a decentralized future


Currently looking for:

Internet/Social Media Strategist (Remote)


Job description
  • Develop and implement social strategies that drive community engagement and increase iFinex share of mind.
  • Conceptualize, categorize, visualize, edit and execute every piece of social content that goes out.
  • Create and manage social distribution plans and schedules that align with wider marketing and business efforts.
  • Define and track key performance indicators and use these to report on your strategies and campaigns to the rest of the team and management.
  • Put our community first, always. Make a positive impact in the hearts of our direct supporters and the larger community. Advise on and develop our social customer care strategy in partnership with our support team.
  • Create synergies with the PR team to initiate joint projects which feature a high integration of social.
  • Network with industry professionals and influencers through social media outreach and leverage these relationships to benefit our PR and marketing efforts.
  • Work with our product team to surface valuable customer feedback which can inform new product developments.
  • Collaborate with Marketing and Product development teams to create social ‘buzz’ regarding new product launches.

Requirements
  • 3-5 years of work experience in social media management and/or strategy in technology, finance or media.
  • Demonstrated self-starter, with the ability to work in a team environment with minimal oversight.
  • Strong English communication skills, both written and verbal (only applications in English will be accepted).
  • Experience prioritizing tasks, managing deadlines, adapting with changing priorities, and balancing short-term needs with long-term strategic initiatives.
  • Proven ability to work in multidisciplinary teams with copywriters, designers, customer support, product managers, etc.
  • Ability to deal with negative sentiment diplomatically, and convert detractors to supporters.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: Remote Global, Bitfinex

NOW HIRING: Science Writer

Company: Achieve3000
Website: https://www.achieve3000.com
Headquarters: Lakewood, New Jersey, United States


We’re looking for a versatile writer whose style gets 6th-10th grade students excited to read! Writer’s expertise must be in Middle School and High School Science subject matter.
This is a contract position with the possibility of transitioning to a full-time, salaried position.


Requirements/Skills:
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Education or related fields
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience writing Science content for teens (Submit one or more samples.)
  • Stellar writing ability with demonstrated creativity
  • Measured aptitude in following in-house writing guidelines (Must take a writing test.)
  • Knowledge of writing for the educational market
  • Excellent communication and time-management skills
  • Strong technical and word processing skills
  • Accessibility to a strong Internet connection

Responsibilities:
  • Produce creative, informative non-fiction pieces from multiple sources for students in grades 6-10.
  • Write content for different grade levels and reading abilities (Experience with the MetaMetrics Lexile Analyzer is a plus.)
  • Contribute to and exchange ideas with a high-energy team of writers and editors
  • Work remotely in a collaborative environment, while maintaining communication and a steady workflow
  • Foster respectful relationships with colleagues
  • Demonstrate a high level of productivity
  • Exhibit accountability for assigned work
CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: Remote Global, Achieve3000

Thursday, July 18, 2019

NOW HIRING: Product Manager

Company: Platform.sh
Website: https://platform.sh
Headquarters: Paris, France; San Francisco, California, United States; Köln, Germany; London, United Kingdom


Mission

We're looking to growing our Product group with experienced Product Managers to join new product teams focusing on scaling our product. The ideal candidate will help us grow our practice, is technically minded and has a strong focus towards driving impact as Platform expands.

You will engage with a variety of initiatives such as reimagining pricing, building up internal tooling, and launching new product features as you work with a dedicated cross-functional team, part of the larger product organization.

Your mission will be supported by a strong group of engineering, designers and marketing specialists - delivering on a roadmap that helps to enable our product to evolve so it becomes ever more scalable, stable, joyful.. and profitable for our developer audience.

In the next year this will you will start up a new initiative, form a team, talk to customers, manage many competing ideas, define a clear scope and delivery paths. All while ruthlessly prioritizing your teams efforts in line with the key goals in order to deliver the impact you're looking for.


Responsibilities
  • Drive the product team's strategy and enable all the teams around you to work together to deliver it
  • Focus on features that help grow our revenue, streamline our operations and give more visibility and control to the different internal stake holders and develop the KPIs and feedback loops that allow us to continuously improve those.
  • Work hand in hand with engineering and design to make sure we always keep our eyes on the ball, maintain at all times a critical path to delivering value fast. Work with other product managers to be sure we focus on the big-picture.
  • Turn feature releases into a repeatable process that can deliver quality results time after time
  • Participate in tasks including market research, prototyping, usability testing, customer feedback loops and data analysis
  • Write key documents including: roadmap documents, feature briefs, release notes
  • Maintain the right balance between effective processes and autonomous workflows

Qualifications
  • You have 3+ years as a Product Manager or similar role.
  • Demonstrated experience leading cross-functional remote teams
  • Iterative mindset with a bias toward action and improvement
  • Familiarity with both design and development agile methodologies
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Familiarity with developer engineering workflows
  • Strong troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills
  • Preferred is strong experience in SaaS pricing strategies (preferably with usage-based pricing).
  • Preferred can also be strong experience in cloud environments, continuous integration workflows and infrastructure observability.
This is a remote job. Work from anywhere!

We are a worldwide distributed team and are looking for a product manager who can perform well working remotely. You’ll need to be able to effectively collaborate across time zones while being given a high level of independence and autonomy.


About Platform.sh

Platform.sh is an idea-to-cloud application platform that simplifies cloud infrastructures.
We give developers the tools they need to experiment, innovate, get rapid feedback and deliver better-quality features with speed and confidence thanks to our unique rapid cloning technology.

Platform.sh serves thousands of customers worldwide including The Financial Times, Gap, Magento Commerce, Orange, Hachette, Ikea, Stanford University, Harvard University, The British Council, and Lufthansa.

Join us and help this fast-growing, award-winning company to revolutionize the tech industry.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: Remotey, Platform.sh

NOW HIRING: Data Scientist

Company: Motiion
Website: https://motiion.com
Headquarter: Brooklyn, New York, United States


Motiion is a remote-only company and we give our employees the opportunity to solve problems in the global food industry while living and working wherever you are most comfortable. We believe in transparency, diversity, merit and fostering a culture of accountability, personal impact and career growth.

As a member of the first product engineering team at Motiion you have will have a unique opportunity to turning previously scattered and inconsistently structured data into directly actionable food industry insights to reduce waste, increase freshness and much more.

You have a proven track record of reading data and making solid conclusions. You know both the art and science of analytics - now only do you know how to find answers in the data, you also know which questions should be asked in the first place and what data might could help us further bolster our conclusions. You love engaging with customers, learn about their challenges and then dive into the data to see how to solve them!

We are building a product engineering team with a breadth of combined experiences so that we can collaboratively build great products. There are no hard requirements on specific educational background, technology, experience or geographical location. We are however looking for specific traits in the people we work with. You might not yet be able to check all of the boxes, but at least you aspire to do so!


Signs of a great candidate
  • Toolbox oriented. Whether your background is in mathematics, statistics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, or something else, you have enough experience to intuitively shortlist tools and approaches from most of these disciplines.
  • Understanding business and customer needs. You believe in creating models that will help the company and make short- and long-termimpact, focusing on“bang-for-the-buck”.
  • Performance recognized by your peers. Past colleagues would love to work with you again.
  • Starter and finisher. You often identify a problem, design a solution and bring it to a state of completion - alone or with collaborators. You’ve worked with developers in the past, hope to continue doing so, but you would get far even without technical help.
  • Work hard and smart. Your work ethic is unquestioned, and you know how to get things done so you can balance your work and personal life in a sustainable way.
  • Disciplined and reliable. We are a remote company and you enjoy the benefits of working remotely while consistently delivering what you have committed to. When you hit a snag, you communicate and reset expectations early.
  • Collaborative. You know that your team members’ perspectives will make your solutions better. Similarly, you use your strengths to make the team perform.
  • Appreciation of honest feedback. You know that the best way to learn and grow is through constructive feedback delivered kindly, but without unnecessary ambiguity. You feedback given to as an opportunity to get better and strive to do the same for others.
  • Analytical and practical mind. You strive for simple, precise solutions to complex problems. Complex solutions are only acceptable when absolutely needed.
CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: Remotey, Motiion

NOW HIRING: Senior Mobile Engineer

Company: DuckDuckGo
Website: https://duckduckgo.com/
Headquarter: Paoli, Pennsylvania, United States


We are a diverse team from around the world, on a mission to make DuckDuckGo the company people trust most with their online privacy, and we want your help!

Join our team as a Senior Mobile Engineer and help shape the technology that powers the DuckDuckGo search experience.

As part of our growing team you will collaborate with team members at all levels to identify and close major gaps in our products. Examples of projects you might work on include: expanding and improving mobile content blocking, running experiments to measure and improve user conversion and usability within our mobile applications. You will take direct responsibility of mobile application features, drive improvements, and own product maintenance.


What you will do:
  • Lead projects from proposal through postmortem, assessing vague problems, proposing high impact solutions, and executing them against a set of success criteria.
  • Play a key role in improving the software architecture.
  • Step up to resolve product issues – large and small.
  • Improve applications directly by proposing and implementing mobile solutions.
  • Collaborate with peers remotely during product brainstorms, technical design discussions, pair programming sessions and code reviews.
  • Write pragmatic, performant, and testable code that works consistently across devices.

What we are looking for:
  • Significant cross-platform engineering experience (5+ years), with experience working on at least one large native application on both iOS and Android.
  • Deep understanding of MV* concepts, mobile threading, and memory management and how they apply to mobile applications.
  • A fundamental understanding of complex data structures and algorithms, which enables you to develop and apply new solutions and confidently navigate and improve existing code.
  • Ability to leverage both quantitative and qualitative data and to collaborate with a cross-functional team to develop effective UX solutions.
  • Effective project management skills.
  • Creative problem solvers and risk takers. You like to take initiative to push projects forward but know when to involve others.
  • Excellent communication skills. You can validate your decisions and communicate them clearly.

Other things to know:

While we leverage specific job titles for hiring purposes, we do not use them internally. Instead, we follow our own professional levels, with expectations for each level clearly defined across several dimensions.
We are a small, remote team in different time zones and communicate with a variety of tools throughout the day. You should feel comfortable with the intricacies of this type of work situation.

Sometimes we meet up! You can expect to travel at least 2x a year: once for our all-hands meetup and another for a team retreat (each ~4-5 days)

We want to have a major impact on raising the standard of trust online. To do this we believe in a focused approach, with company-wide objectives, and with each team member working on a single top priority at a time.

Our work philosophy is built upon empowered project management. All team members have opportunities to run projects.

All projects are run transparently, and we encourage everyone to participate in areas of interest throughout the company. Anyone and everyone can (and should) ask questions and offer feedback around the product and internal projects.

We try to exemplify our values (build trust, question assumptions, and validate direction) in everything we do.

While this is a full-time job, we offer a flexible work arrangement with no core hours and expect an average commitment of 40 hours per week.

We support professional development of our team members through career advisory and a learning stipend, reinforcing our culture of growth and skill-building.


DuckDuckGo does not work with any recruiting agencies or services. A big part of our culture is to work with each candidate on a one-to-one basis throughout our unique hiring process.

DuckDuckGo provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment, and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: Remote Global, DuckDuckGo

NOW HIRING: Product Manager

Company: ReCharge Payments
Website: https://rechargepayments.com
Headquarter: Santa Monica, California, United States


With over 10,000 online merchants launching subscriptions and over 1,000,000 subscribers powered by ReCharge we're processing tens of millions of dollars in sales every week. Our mission ‘making repeat orders easier for everyone' began four years ago as a bootstrapped startup and today we're at the forefront of recurring billing software with over 100 remote-first employees around the globe.

As Product Manager you will be the key strategic and tactical link to ensure your cross functional feature focused engineering team delivers a world-class e-commerce product. Your focus will be delivering products to streamline the ability for merchants to sell and manage subscriptions along with making it easier for customers to manage their subscriptions.

We’re looking for teammates who are resourceful, dedicated, and passionate about solving challenging problems. This role is for someone who loves diving into the details while also keeping the big picture in mind. We need a creative and resourceful integrator who will actively listen for problems and then accelerate the team towards solving.

Our stack includes: Python, Flask, JavaScript, Vue.js


What You’ll Do
  • Create new products and features for merchants to sell and manage subscriptions along with making it easier for customers to manage their subscriptions
  • Work on a product feature team consisting of 8-10 Engineers, QA, and Design
  • Write epics and detailed user stories for the Engineering, QA, and Design teams to fully understand the scope of functionality and business drivers, so they can estimate and deliver in a timely manner with high quality
  • Facilitate and work in 2 week sprints with daily stand-ups, bi-weekly grooming and planning sessions.
  • Prioritize features and define requirements for successful delivery
  • Dive into the technical details to understand what is happening
  • Dig into details and figure things out from detailed business logic to a high level technical perspective
  • Turn high level ideas and requirements into technical specifications
  • Effectively communicate and collaborate with all groups in the organization over the entire product development lifecycle­ from requirements gathering to release to rollout training
We're an agile, fast growing company and this job description isn't meant to be a complete list of your qualifications or all of the things you'll do


What You'll Bring
  • Typically, 4+ years of product management experience (preferably in SaaS)
  • Track record of launching products rapidly on a SaaS platform with a large number of customers
  • Experience working directly with software engineering teams
  • Experience owning and delivering high-impact software products
  • Ability to work autonomously with a balance of collaboration: You don't need to wait for directions, but know when buy-in is critical
  • Some light programming experience
  • Ability to read if else statements, JSON, and basic API documentation
  • Motivated by finding ways to produce results
  • Use process to produce results not as an end unto itself
  • Love problem solving, and you are a great problem solver
  • Ability to work remotely and desire to make an impact at a boot-strapped start-up
  • Bachelor’s degree
ReCharge Payments is an equal opportunity employer. In addition to EEO being the law, it is a policy that is fully consistent with our principles. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, pregnancy or age. ReCharge Payments prohibits any form of workplace harassment.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: We Work Remotely, ReCharge Payments

NOW HIRING: Senior Accountant

Company: Summit CPA Group
Website: https://www.summitcpa.net/
Headquarter: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States


Our Senior Accountant team members are responsible for 8-10 clients at a time. This includes maintaining their accounting software, month-end closings, financial statement preparation, AP, AR, creating weekly cash flow reports, and tax preparation for their individual and business client bases.
Our Accountants are client-facing, so having a good personality is a plus :)


Our expectations of our Senior Accountants
  • At least 2-5 years of public accounting experience a plus
  • Working knowledge of Excel (pivot tables, advanced formulas and macros a plus)
  • QuickBooks, FreshBooks, and Xero experience a plus
  • Business (and personal) tax experience a plus
  • Should understand financial statements (journal entries, month-end closings, etc.)
  • Two mandatory company retreats per year
  • Works well under pressure
  • 2080-hour work year (40 hours per week * 52 weeks) can be done in any manner; typically, more time is required when new clients are being onboarded
  • Oversees 1 - 2 Accountants

Benefits
  • Working in a world-class distributed / remote team environment
  • Flexible schedule, can work around family functions
  • Technology stipend to cover home office expenses
  • Education stipend
  • Health insurance, 401(k) match, disability insurance, incentive program, HSA
  • We’ll cover any certification or state and national licenses / dues
  • Reimbursement for CPA review course and up to 4 exam sittings
CLICK HERE TO APPLY


Source: We Work Remotely

NOW HIRING: Internet/Social Media Strategist

Company: Bitfinex Website: https://www.bitfinex.com/ Headquarters: Taipei, Taiwan Founded in 2012, Bitfinex is a digital asset trading ...