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BI Analyst

New York, NY. Full Time

Job Description

Content IQ is a data-driven, fast-growing digital publishing startup. We are looking for a strong and talented BI Analyst to join our dynamic NYC office – and we hope it’s you!

The right candidate has experience in analyzing, modeling, reporting, and optimizing data. An analytical geek, curious and data driven, who’s passionate to understand and control details and trends. Freak of structure and data browsing.

The company is experiencing huge growth and receiving measurable amounts of attention from tier 1 publishers and millions of daily visitors. Competitive compensation, lots of room for growth and creativity.

What you will do:
• Create reports for monitoring performance and to support performance optimization
• Design, implement, and analyze A/B tests to effect positive change
• Investigate data to identify and understand anomalies and to develop solutions
• Assist in improving the one of the company’s sophisticated performance optimization algorithms
• Collect, analyze and present insights and resulting action items

Your background and skills:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Economics, Engineering or other related field required
• 2+ years’ relevant experience in a business intelligence/business analyst/data analyst/statistical analysis role
• Familiarity with digital media, or in particular Facebook campaigns/content recommendations platforms – an advantage
• Advanced working knowledge of data mining using SQL, Excel, Google Analytics, and Tableau
• Python, R – an advantage
• Superior quantitative and statistical sense, good working knowledge of experimental design
• Proven problem solving skills, project management skills, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills
• You are fast to learn and fast to execute
• Good communication skills

This is a full-time position at company’s Downtown Manhattan office, with competitive compensation and benefits.

Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job. We look forward to hearing from you!

 

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Content Strategist

New York, NY. Full Time

General:

Do you consider yourself an Internet junkie who obsessively follows the latest stories trending online? Do you see yourself as a passionate team player with a positive attitude? Are you addicted to viral content and convinced you know what makes people click? If so, read on!

Content IQ is a Manhattan-based dynamic digital publishing company with multiple domains covering a wide array of topics. We are looking for a content strategist to join our growing team whose work is exposed to millions of readers daily through multiple platforms like Facebook, AOL, Yahoo, etc.

Job Description:

  • Package content for various platforms – selecting thumbnail images and generating multiple clickable headlines per story for social media posts and ads
  • Find the most attention-grabbing images to generate engagement
  • Optimizing stories to improve content performance metrics
  • Convert successful ads into winning packages for partner platforms
  • Ensure all stories follow our style, tone and voice

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Strong copywriting skills
  • Deep understanding of visual storytelling
  • Ability to evaluate basic data and take creative actions accordingly
  • Minimum 1-2 years of proven writing/editing experience
  • Superior attention to detail and ability to multitask
  • Self-starter; ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of SEO and Photoshop – a plus

Education:
Degree in Journalism, English, Communications, or a related field

Other:
Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job, as well as links to relevant work. In addition, please answer these 2 questions:

  • What makes readers click on content recommendations at the bottom of articles online (“You May Also Like” type thumbnails)?
  • For a listicle with multiple pages titled “20 Genius Survival Hacks Everyone Must Know”. What may be the reason that 30% of the readers choose to leave the article on the 3rd page?

We look forward to hearing from you!

Reports to: Content Strategy Manager

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Staff Writer

New York, NY. Full Time

General:

Do you consider yourself an Internet junkie who obsessively follows the latest stories trending online? Do you see yourself as a passionate team player with a positive attitude? Are you addicted to viral content and convinced you know what makes people click? If so, read on!

Content IQ is a Manhattan-based dynamic digital publishing company with multiple domains covering a wide array of topics. We are looking for a content strategist to join our growing team whose work is exposed to millions of readers daily through multiple platforms like Facebook, AOL, Yahoo, etc.

Job Description:

  • Keep on top of what’s trending online
  • Conceive, write and edit content in various categories
  • Ensure all stories follow our style, tone and voice
  • Find the most attention-grabbing images to use within stories
  • Assist with optimizing our content’s performance

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Strong writing experience
  • 1-2 years of proven writing experience
  • Proofreading/editing skills
  • Strong sense for visual – storytelling
  • Superior attention to detail and ability to multitask
  • Self-starter; ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of SEO and Photoshop – a plus

Education:
Degree in Journalism, English, Communications, or a related field

Other:
Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job, as well as links to relevant work. In addition, please answer these 2 questions:

  • What makes readers click on content recommendations at the bottom of articles online (“You May Also Like” type thumbnails)?
  • For a listicle with multiple pages titled “20 Genius Survival Hacks Everyone Must Know”. What may be the reason that 30% of the readers choose to leave the article on the 3rd page?

We look forward to hearing from you!

Reports to: Editorial Manager

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Director, Marketing Analytics & Optimization

New York, NY. Full Time

General:

Content IQ is a fast-growing, data-driven publishing technology company. We are seeking a technical, analytical, and data-driven leader to join our NYC team and help fuel our rapid growth by leading our successful Marketing Analytics & Optimization department and taking it to even greater heights.

Role Description:

Utilizing advanced media measurement and optimization, you will be responsible for driving optimal financial return on the company’s marketing investment. Working closely with major stakeholders, your team will run media campaigns with millions of dollars in monthly spend, applying proprietary measurement techniques to assess their true impact, all while driving the continued innovation of our internal analytics platform that is the key to driving our business growth. 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 3+ years of experience in building, designing, and working with data tools
  • Proven experience managing small teams in a dynamic, fast-paced work environment
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills 
  • Expert in Excel, Google Sheets, and Google Analytics
  • Ability to analyze complex models and understand optimization algorithms
  • Ability to interpret and synthesize data to make firm strategic recommendations and business decisions.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills; strong ability to interact professionally with a diverse group of peers
  • Self-motivated, independent, hands-on person with a strong desire to initiate projects and drive results.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and excel under time pressure
  • Proven experience in creating, refining, and executing processes
  • Experience in performance marketing – an advantage
  • Understanding of the adtech and programmatic advertising space – an advantage
  • Experience with trading algorithms – an advantage 

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

OtherThis is a full-time position at our Downtown Manhattan office, with competitive compensation, benefits, and performance bonuses. This role will have one or more direct reports.

Reports to: Co-CEO

Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Staff Writer - Freelance

Remote - Part Time/ Full Time

General:
Do you consider yourself an Internet junkie? Do you often get trapped in information rabbit holes? Are you interested in topics ranging from celebrities like Brad Pitt and Lady GaGa to discoveries like a new shark species or an old sunken ship? Are you addicted to viral content and convinced you know what makes people click? If so, read on!

Content IQ is a Manhattan-based dynamic digital publishing company with multiple domains covering a wide array of topics. We are looking for a remote writer to join our growing team whose works are exposed to millions of readers daily through multiple platforms like Facebook, AOL, Yahoo, etc.

Role Description:

  • Create a minimum of five ~1,000-word stories per week.
  • Ensure all stories follow our unique storytelling strategy.
  • Find the most attention-grabbing images to illustrate the story.
  • This is a pay-as-you-write freelance position.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of proven experience as a writer.
  • Superior attention to detail.
  • Strong sense for visual storytelling.
  • Quick and effective researcher.
  • An interest in how trends spread online and what makes people click.
  • Self-starter; ability to work at a fast pace.
  • Passionate about a wide range of topics (pop culture, animals, science, human interest stories, etc).

Education:
Degree in Journalism, English, Communications, or a related field.

*Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job. In lieu of a full cover letter, please complete our copy test here.

NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED WITHOUT A COMPLETED COPY TEST.

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Recruiter

New York, NY. Full Time

General:

Content IQ is a data-driven, fast-growing digital publishing company. We are looking for an Recruiter to join our dynamic team, based in New York City. We are looking to bring on an enthusiastic, organized and professional individual to help support our growing HR needs.
The ideal candidate for this position is a self-starter, professional, discreet person who can work well in a fast-paced environment.

We hope it’s you!

Role Description:

  • Execute talent acquisition strategy aligned with business objectives and culture in order to meet aggressive hiring goals, with a focus on proactive sourcing (e.g. social networking, internet research, cold calling).
  • Manage admin aspects of recruiting operations to support rapid hiring growth.
  • Updating candidates database, scheduling meetings, follow-up phone calls.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 3  years experience in recruiting including, but not limited to: sourcing, screening referrals, qualifying candidates, networking.
  • 1+ years HR operations/ HR generalist background, mainly in recruitment processes, social media active search etc.
  • Proven experience in resume screening and initial screening calls with potential candidates.
  • Proven experience interviewing and working with placement agencies – a plus.
  • Hands-on experience with relevant social media and recruiting channels – a plus.
  • 1+ years of experience as an office administrator/ manager – a plus.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (excel, ppt, word etc.).
  • An executor with strong operational skills, project management capabilities, multitasking and excellent attention to detail.
  • Discretion and confidentiality – a must.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong sense of responsibility and ability to complete tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Team player; adaptable and personable.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in human resources management, business administration or a related field.

Other:

This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to join a fast-growing company. This is a full-time position at our Downtown Manhattan office, with competitive compensation and benefits.

Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job. We look forward to hearing from you.

 

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Ad Ops Specialist

New York, NY. Full Time

General:
Content IQ is a data-driven digital publishing technology company (recently acquired by Perion Network, NASDAQ: PERI). We are seeking a talented Ad Ops Specialist to join our Product Revenue department. The Ad Ops Specialist that will be responsible for ad quality assurance, ad tag generation and reporting. As part of our growing company you will have lots of room for professional growth, autonomy and creativity. We are looking for a talented Ad Ops Specialist to join our dynamic NYC office team.

Role Description:
The ideal candidate has a background in digital advertising, web analytics, and proven experience in Ad operations / yield optimization on the publisher’s side. He/ she is a creative, results oriented problem solver, exhibits drive to do things efficiently, and excels in a team environment. The role also requires extracting insights from data analysis, demonstrating excellent organizational skills and the ability to work smoothly under pressure, while managing multiple tasks.

  • Detailed campaign management, reporting, and analysis.
  • Testing the quality of built ads and generating ad tags for campaign launch.
  • Ad trafficking in DFP/GAM, QA of tags, reporting, troubleshooting delivery issues.
  • Troubleshooting issues and investigating discrepancies and abnormalities.
  • Use Excel, DFP, Google Analytics, and proprietary technology to derive insights and actionable business decisions.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • At least 1 year of digital operations experience (for example: Ad QA and trafficking, campaign management, data analysis).
  • 1+ years of direct experience in Google Ad Manager/ DFP.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel with analysis of large and complex datasets.
  • Publisher side experience in planning, trafficking, and optimizing programmatic inventory – an advantage.
  • Familiar with technologies in display, video and native – an advantage.
  • Experience working for a publisher, network or agency – an advantage.
  • Knowledge of advertising related metrics (viewability, CTR, CPM).
  • Proven experience creating reports to support performance optimization.
  • Experience in troubleshooting using tools like Fiddler – an advantage.
  • Experience with campaign verification and research technologies such as Nielsen, Comscore, Double Verify, MOAT, IAS – an advantage.
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Passionate and results driven individual; strong and effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Able to initiate and drive projects independently, start to finish, while working under tight schedules.
  • Self-motivated, hands-on dynamic person; a natural team player.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Business, Statistics, Mathematics and/or equivalent work experience.

Other: This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to join a fast-growing company. It is a full-time position at our Downtown Manhattan office. Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job. We look forward to hearing from you.

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R&D Team Leader

Tel Aviv, Israel. Full Time

General:
Content IQ is a fast-growing and data-driven publishing technology company (recently acquired by Perion Network, NASDAQ: PERI). We are seeking a strong and talented R&D Team Leader to join our R&D department. You will play an integral part of our growing R&D department, supporting, designing and developing sophisticated products and services.

The role requires an individual leader who is comfortable striking a balance between cutting-edge and pragmatic solutions with the ability to work smoothly under pressure, while managing multiple tasks.

Role Description:

We are seeking a leader that has strong management skills with the ability to teams and projects. He/she should be excited about Web Development, cutting edge technologies and best practices to ensure the company’s business goals are met.

    • Lead and engage an R&D team both locally and offshore,  developing high-quality products within short time frames.
    • Work closely with company leadership, DevOps and Product Managers to architect, prioritize, and iterate regarding product functionality.
    • Master agile methodologies and continuously improve those within your team.
    • Design, code and manage the day to day of the company’s core product.
    • Serve as a mediator between the R&D team and other company teams to provide optimal collaboration and smooth workflows.

Desired Skills and Experience:

    • An experienced team leader (3 plus years) with proven leadership skills in an agile web environment.
    • 3 plus years of experience in the following technologies:  NodeJs, React/Angular, HTML5, CSS, JavaScript.
    • Strong knowledge of architectural principles, coding standards, design patterns, and best practices.
    • Experience in Ad Tech, especially with ad monetization and ad serving technologies – an advantage.
    • Proven experience working in high scale environments.
    • Technological experience in one of the following: Serverless, Lambda, AWS environment, NextJS – an advantage.
    • Excellent leadership, organizational and time management skills
    • Fluent English.

Education: Degree in computer science or equivalent diploma.; Masters degree – an advantage.

Other: This is a full-time position; the individual hired for the role will be reporting to the R&D Manager. Please respond with your resume and a note about why you would be a great fit for the job.
We look forward to hearing from you!

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