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Tuesday, June 2, 2020

NOW HIRING: Creative Marketing Associate

Company: Piggy, LLC
Website: https://www.joinpiggy.com
Headquarters: Orlando, Florida, United States


Piggy, LLC is looking for the highest quality digital marketing associate to assist in creating and launching marketing assets across various marketing channels, but in particular Google Adwords. You should be able to demonstrate subject-matter-expertise in this channel as it relates to creative and campaign development.

The primary focus should be to develop a constant flow of new and proven ideas horizontally across multiple verticals with an emphasis on the highest possible return on investment. You will assist and provide creative and analytical support in breaking into new and untapped verticals. The right candidate will be able to show proven growth and examples of their impact from previous roles.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Suggest and develop new campaign and creatives in conjunction with Senior Management
  • Assist in the launching and optimizing existing digital media campaigns
  • Monitoring budgets and overseeing ROI
  • Tracking KPIs and producing useful reports for management
  • Find and monitor campaigns for cases of click and traffic fraud


Requirements:

  • Past Experience within Display & Native platforms
  • Experience managing US$100,000 and larger monthly budgets
  • Experience in data analysis and reporting
  • Knowledge of ad exchanges, trading desks, preferred and direct agreements.
  • Understanding of HTML and XML is a plus
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop & Creative Asset Development
  • Proficient in MS Office (particularly Excel)
  • Excellent communication and project management skills
  • Effective Time Management, Analytical, Organizational Skills
  • Self Starter with a strong worth ethic going the extra mile without ask
  • Thrives in a fast paced entrepreneurial environment


Source: We Work Remotely, Piggy, LLC

NOW HIRING: Social Media Mastermind

Company: Mayven Studios
Website: https://mayvenstudios.com
Headquarters: San Francisco, California, United States


Mayven Studios is a fully remote design, engineering, and content agency that specializes in helping Silicon Valley brands like Facebook, Google, Andreessen Horowitz, Airbnb, Mixpanel and more with design and engineering. We have been remote our whole existence and have 50 team members in 17 countires.

We are investing in content creation for our internal accounts, with the intent of eventually offering this to clients. This role will shape how we approach scaling our online social media and distribution and we're willing to really make some noise, so come at us with your best ideas.

This role is for someone hungry looking to scale accounts from 10k followers to 50k+ followers, with a heavy focus on Instagram and Twitter. The first accounts if you want to check them out are:


Source: We Work Remotely

NOW HIRING: Marketing Professional

Company: MindsDB
Website: https://www.mindsdb.com
Headquarters: Berkeley, California, United States


MindsDB is a venture capital funded startup with a fully remote team. We are backed by YCombinator, the founders of MariaDB (OpenOcean), and Apache Storm. We are an open-source autoML for developers with a vision to democratize machine learning.

We are seeking an experienced marketing professional to join our team. They will ideally have experience with Open Source and skills across a variety of functions including growth marketing, social media strategy and campaign optimization.

Github: https://github.com/mindsdb/mindsdb
Website: https://www.mindsdb.com
Press: https://venturebeat.com/2020/04/16/mindsdb-raises-3-million-for-open-source-automated-machine-learning/


Requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Develop & execute marketing and outreach strategy targeting developers to grow our open source product & targeting enterprise clients (CTOs etc.) to grow our sales funnel.
  • Execute day-to-day marketing and advertising operations e.g. campaign planning, deployment & ad optimization.
  • Test, monitor and analyze campaigns to provide insights and recommendations for future experiments.
  • Manage campaign budgets and allocate effectively within platforms, campaigns, and creative.
  • Propose and drive forward new projects related to digital marketing, e.g. Content Marketing, Social Media Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation.


Skills:

  • Facebook/twitter/Google ads experience.
  • Proven track record designing a marketing strategy in a technical field.
  • Deeply analytical: as a technical company we love data and love to make decisions using that data to make things better, and that extends to our marketing team.
  • Experience building, executing, and scaling social marketing programs.
  • Digital marketing experience (email campaigns, website support, social or paid media.)
  • Growth hacker mindset & a performance-based marketing approach.


Bonus points:

  • Experience in targeting the developer community (preferably open source.)
  • Experience with the challenges of marketing an open-source project.
  • Experience at a previous early-stage startup


Source: We Work Remotely, MindsDB

NOW HIRING: Java Backend Engineer

Company: Prospect
Website: https://tryprospect.com
Headquarters: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada


We’re a startup based out of Waterloo, Canada building a smart, curious, and driven team that’s passionate about making software that helps sales reps sell better.

Prospect is a lead generation platform that intelligently sources contact data right inside of your web browser in real-time. The best sales teams from the top tech companies in the world use Prospect to crush their sales targets.


MORE ABOUT US

We are currently a team of 11 people -- you will be #12 🙂.

We are profitable and self-funded (no VCs or investors). We did this because we want to do what’s best for our team and customers.

We have sane working hours (~8 hours/day), don’t work weekends, and take ample time off.


ABOUT YOU

  • You enjoy writing beautiful code. You care not just about whether the code works, but you think deeply about how well it performs, and how it will be understood by future developers.
  • You like shipping things. Whether it is a bug fix or a feature, you realize that every line of code is an opportunity to make a user’s experience better.
  • You like getting feedback. Whether it is talking to real users or adding custom metrics, you believe that getting real user data is a smart way to make decisions.
  • You are organized and autonomous. You enjoy taking a goal, breaking it up into smaller tasks, and organizing them in the best sequence to get the job done.
  • You are an excellent communicator. You regularly commit small chunks of code and try to make the best use of the tools available.


OUR ENGINEERING TEAM RIGHT NOW

We are currently a team of 6 developers. Our roles are divided based on the projects we work on. Our stack currently looks like:

Backend: Java 8 (REST API)
Cloud: A blend of AWS and Google Cloud
Database: PostgreSQL
Frontend: ES6, TypeScript, React, and Redux
Internal: GitLab for CI/CD and issue tracking


PROJECTS YOU WILL WORK ON

You will be working on our backend which is a REST API written using modern Java practices.

This is a high impact role. We are looking for someone to take real ownership of one or two core features within the first year. You will own some extremely important portions of our application that serve thousands of customers.

We prioritize our projects based on what customers are requesting the most. Some things that you will work on include:

  • Real-time Data Discovery: Enhance and extend our real-time data discovery engine
  • Performance: Optimize every API call so that it completes within 250ms
  • Modular Architecture: Design functionality such that it can be packaged as a standalone library
  • DevOps: Deploy internal applications in a scalable and fault-tolerant manner
  • APIs: Improve our integrations with 3rd party services, such as Salesforce


Requirements

MUST HAVES

  • 3+ years programming experience and 2+ years Java experience
  • Experience with modern Java frameworks without enterprise bloat
  • We don’t require a degree but you should have demonstrated the ability to learn new things quickly (either self-learned, freelance projects, or from school)


BONUS NICE-TO-HAVES

  • Past remote work experience
  • Worked at a tech startup or a small company before
  • Experience with modern DevOps practices using AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes
  • A knack for taking a metrics-driven approach using Grafana or similar
  • Exposure to Google Drive API or Salesforce.com


Benefits

COMPENSATION AND PERKS

  • Salary: $70,000 - $90,000/year Canadian Dollars
  • Work fully remotely, from our office in Kitchener-Waterloo, or a blend of both
  • Four weeks paid time off
  • Travel spending allowance (money to spend during your vacation)
  • Benefits (health, dental, etc) through our company HSA
  • Catered lunches every day and snacks at the office


Source: Best Remote Job, Prospect

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Monday, June 1, 2020

NOW HIRING: Junior Curriculum Writer

Company: Designlab
Website: https://trydesignlab.com
Headquarters: Remote


Background

Designlab is looking for a junior curriculum writer to help us with our rapidly-growing online education platform.

We're a nimble, product-driven team focused on building the best experience in the world for creative skills training, and thousands of students across the globe have already advanced their skills and changed careers with our help.

Our mission is to empower creators to do the work they love, and this extends to our culture and philosophy about work. Thanks to the quality of our product—rated best in class by reviewers at SwitchUp & Course Report—we’ve built a passionate community of students, mentors and alumni.

As we continue to develop our courses, we’re looking to bring on a junior curriculum writer who can produce high-quality curriculum content that’s true to the Designlab brand. We expect a good candidate to have a background in education or design, but we’re open to any candidate with evidence of effective content creation.


Key Responsibilities

  • Work with our Curriculum Lead to execute curriculum creation
  • Contribute to curriculum & course ideation and planning
  • Conduct in-depth research on UX/UI/product design topics as briefed
  • Synthesize this research to produce engaging, in-depth lesson content following instructional design best practices and Designlab’s curriculum voice/style guide
  • Responsibly source images for use in content
  • Help maintain bug-free, and up-to-date live curriculum
  • Create additional supporting content for curriculum (e.g. scripts for audio/video, onboarding guide content, quizzes, briefs for PDF downloadables, and more)


Person Specification

Skills and abilities:

  • You have excellent written & communication skills
  • You can observe a voice/style guide and write concisely
  • You can research unfamiliar topics and distill the key points
  • You understand basic principles of successful online education and materials

Qualifications and experience:

  • You have a proven track record of effective content creation
  • You have existing background knowledge of digital product design (or would be interested in immersing yourself)

Character and personal qualities:

  • You enjoy collaborative work
  • You adopt a positive attitude towards feedback on your work
  • You are able to work independently, with a large degree of autonomy within a remote work environment

Bonus points for:

  • Experience in HTML & CSS
  • Knowledge of instructional design principles
  • Video or audio editing skills
  • Previous experience of our product and community


Perks:

  • Competitive salary
  • Work from home (we’re a fully distributed team with members in NYC, Lisbon, and more)
  • Remote working allowance
  • Flexible hours (you set your own schedule)
  • Generous paid vacation policy
  • Occasional in-person team retreats (public health guidelines permitting)
  • Work on an awesome product that’s innovating in the online education space and teaching people modern design skills all over the globe


How to apply

Click the button below to apply for this role via our Typeform by 18:00 ET on Monday June 8th

We’ll contact you to let you know whether we’re moving forward with your application by the end of Friday June 12th.


Source: We Work Remotely, Designlab

NOW HIRING: UX Mentor

Company: Designlab
Website: https://trydesignlab.com
Headquarters: Remote


Designlab is looking for stellar Product Designers and hiring managers to join our platform as UX Academy mentors and Career Coaches for the next generation of creative talent.


ABOUT DESIGNLAB

We’re a platform for mentor-led, online design education with a focus on quality and outcomes. We offer a range of courses that facilitate design and creative thinking skills. Each of these courses teaches design through hands-on projects and 1:1 mentoring. Our mentors, our team and our students are all fully remote and we have built a thriving online design community. To find out more about us, our courses or how we work, visit https://trydesignlab.com


ABOUT THE ROLE

We have over 400+ amazing designers from around the world mentoring on Designlab and are looking to grow this team. If you have a passion for design and get inspired by the thought of building the next generation of world-class designers, then this opportunity could be for you.

As a Designlab mentor, you will work with amazing students from around the world; connect to other top designers; and earn money while giving back to the design community. If your application is successful, you will be paired with students whose availability matches yours and you will mentor them through the duration of their course.

Designlab mentorship is part-time and flexible – you choose how many students you can take on per month, and in which courses, at the times that suit you. If you’re ready for a higher commitment role, you can apply to mentor for our more rigorous, advanced courses like UX Academy and Career Services.

Once you have committed to a student, you will need to be available to mentor them on a weekly basis for the duration of their course.

We are currently looking for UX Academy mentors and Career Coaches.

  • UX Academy (part-time students): 1 x 1 hour video call per week and written feedback on project submissions for 28 weeks
  • UX Academy (full-time students): 2 x 1 hour video calls per week and written feedback on project submissions for 15 weeks
  • Career Services: 1 x 30 minute video call per week and written feedback on project submissions for 12 weeks


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Mentor students on their design coursework while they undertake Designlab's online courses through:
  • Providing timely and detailed written feedback on student submissions
  • Conducting 1:1 video sessions with students via Skype/Zoom/Google Hangouts
  • Maintain up-to-date availability for sessions
  • Communicate promptly via the platform to schedule student sessions


REQUIREMENTS

UX Academy

  • 3+ years of UX/UI design experience, ideally in a senior or manager role
  • Strong English communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Passion for education, design, and creative work

Career Coaching

  • Hiring manager experience in the U.S.
  • 3+ years of UX/UI design experience, ideally in a senior or manager role
  • Strong English communication skills, both written and spoken
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Passion for education, design, and creative work


COMPENSATION

The compensation for mentors role is as follows:

  • UX Academy Mentors (part-time students): $60 per student per week, paid monthly
  • UX Academy Mentors (full-time students): $120 per student per week, paid monthly
  • Career Services Mentors: $37.50 per student per week, paid monthly


Source: We Work Remotely

NOW HIRING: Senior Web Developer

Company: Bear Group
Website: https://www.beargroup.com
Headquarters: Seattle, Washington, United States


Bear Group is a leading web development firm looking for an experienced sr. web developer to join our team of Drupal and Magento experts. You will have the opportunity to work with leading companies and marketing teams to support complex sites and integrations between systems. Bear Group operates as a distributed company, with headquarters in Seattle, WA, but this is a fully remote position.


Sr. Web Developer & Solution Architect

With Bear Group, you will tackle technical problems, code and debug, and occasionally participate in client meetings. You will need to be self-motivated and able to work independently most of the time, but we have a friendly and capable team to collaborate with when you encounter obstacles. The type of work depends on the client, but often includes:

  • Supporting a small number of clients who are participating in the Run State subscription support program.
  • Triaging incoming tickets for your base of clients.
  • Providing a full range of development from a conceptual solution architect, presenting ideas, upgrading platforms, triaging bugs, system issues to small front-end tweaks.
  • Supporting custom-built extensions, integrations, and UX since most clients in Run State are coming in from Bear Group custom development projects.
  • Conducting QA on all primary work, with good repro steps provided to TPM / Client.
  • Providing clear and concise written communication to clients via Jira ticketing.


General Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related fields, plus a minimum of 5+ years of related work experience.
  • Strong expertise in building eCommerce and CMS websites using frameworks.
  • Preference for client-service environments—web development firms, interactive agencies, graphic design firms.
  • Ability to maintain a consistent schedule, set realistic deadlines, manage budgets, coordinate internal and external resources, and accurately estimate resource requirements.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of industry trends in emerging and existing web technologies.
  • Independence, enthusiasm, superb communication, leadership, management, organization skills.


Technical Qualifications

  • 5+ years in web development and strong PHP experience; experience with the Zend framework a plus.
  • Experience with Drupal or Magento and their respective APIs (Magento 2 certification a plus).
  • Experience integrating with third-party APIs and web services.
  • Basic LAMP server administration experience, MySQL knowledge, and Git administration.
  • Education or professional experience with C#, Java or Ruby are beneficial. Most coding projects are currently in PHP. Understanding of Object Oriented Programming (OOP) and Model-View-Controller (MVC) frameworks.
  • Understanding of content organization and concepts within information architecture.
  • Front-end and standard Internet protocols, cross-browser, XML, HTML, HTTP, XHTML, CSS, Javascript (jquery), Ajax, Twig and PHP at the template level, React, Redux, Angular or other JS frameworks.


More About Bear Group

We are a fully distributed team that primarily builds in PHP on the Magento and Drupal platforms for eCommerce and content management sites. Since we are fully remote, you can work from anywhere! We do require at least 4 hours of working time overlap with the Pacific time zone (PST) workday. As a highly client-focused organization, you will occasionally need to meet according to their schedule. We strive to give you plenty of time to focus on development.

To learn more about the company, visit www.beargroup.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume. In your cover letter or message, we are interested in how you answer these two questions:

Tell us about the most typical coding or client difficulty you face and a technique you use to resolve it?
What’s difficult about being part of a distributed team and how do you overcome it?

Source: Best Remote Job, Bear Group

NOW HIRING: Creative Marketing Associate

Company : Piggy, LLC Website : https://www.joinpiggy.com Headquarters: Orlando, Florida, United States Piggy, LLC is looking for the h...