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Cutting Edge Technology

Choose from the latest tools to make your job easier, and let your imagination fly.

Relaxed Environment

No ties or briefcases required, and you can always unwind with a game of pool or ping pong.

Career Investment

If you discover any book, resource or conference that helps you learn, we’ll cover the cost.

NonStop Fuel

Enjoy free, catered lunch every day, and power up with the snacks and beverages of your choice.

Team Collaboration

With employee-led seminars, we enjoy an environment where everyone learns and teaches.

Spokeo & Technology

Our Spokeo development team stays current with the latest technologies, continually elevating our software to the next level while also finding opportunities to learn and grow. See more in our Tech Blog

Job Openings

In addition to the positions below, we're always looking to create new openings for smart people that want to join our team. If you believe you're one of these people, contact us at jobs@spokeo.com.

Back End Developer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is searching for a supremely talented, extremely passionate programmers to help us usher in the next phase of our development. We've spent years agonizing over the best way to construct an elegant, simplistic, yet highly powerful people search engine, the fruits of which have only recently become very real and very relevant to the way public data is surfaced on the web. In order to perfect our suite of products and take Spokeo to the next level, we need you, assuming you're an awesome back-end web developer. On the Spokeo backend, engineers get a chance to work with very large data sets, with hundreds of millions of records each. Not only that, but we're collecting data from a wide range of public sources, so merging, organizing, and querying these data sets becomes a major challenge. Needless to say, Spokeo deals with problems of ginormous scale, so a strong understanding and appreciation for algorithms and efficiency is desired.  These are tasks that you generally won't see on a day-to-day basis, so get excited. 

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • At least 3+ years of experience
  • Experience with high performance, high traffic web systems
  • Expert knowledge of NoSQL, MySql, Oracle or other RDBMS and its performance issues
  • A solid understanding of OO design and all Computer Science fundamentals

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Backend QA Developer (SDET)
Pasadena, CA

The SDET will be responsible for defining, reviewing, and executing test protocols. They will also provide frontline support for identifying and debugging software defects. The SDET will investigate complex issues and provide analysis, potentially including fix recommendations. The primary responsibility of this position is to help engineers and maintain test infrastructure for backend team products.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include:

  • Gather and document test case requirements.
  • Clearly log defects, maintain test data, and monitor test performance over time.
  • Design, develop, and execute automated unit tests, integration tests, and user-acceptance tests, both black-box and white-box test cases.
  • Develop and maintain test scripts in UNIX Shell.
  • Develop and maintain test jobs on continuous integration tools, such as Jenkins.
  • Develop, execute and maintain performance tests and reports.
  • Investigate incoming bug reports by reproducing issues and investigating logs.
  • Work collaboratively with software developers.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information technology or related field and three years of software development experience (or alternatively, a Master's degree and one years of experience)
  • Strong UNIX/Linux background.
  • Experience in UNIX Shell Scripting.
  • Experience in one or more programming languages, such as Ruby or Java.
  • Experience in SQL.
  • Experience in API testing, ETL testing, performance testing tools, such as Gatling, Siege, or Grinder.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills are required.
  • Must possess excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Be highly self-motivated and ready to learn new concepts and technologies.
  • Have strong interpersonal skills, writing, and communication skills, as well as a dedication to software quality.
  • NoSQL experience is preferred.

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Cloud Engineer
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for a Cloud Engineer, who understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. If you're excited about building big data architectures and creating a PaaS then you should talk to us.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
  • evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
  • develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
  • analyze, design, implement and validate strategies for CI/CD workflows
  • design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
  • collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
  • experience with building reliable systems at scale

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, or Go
  • Expert-level knowledge of at least one configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
  • Familiar with a general SDLC workflow
  • Must have expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
  • Understands a Continous Deployment/Continous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
  • Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance, etc
  • Expert-level knowledge of one or more Linux distributions
  • MySQL experience is a plus
  • Experience with architecting big data platforms, including Spark, Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc 
  • Knows devops tools of the trade: "jenkins, rundeck, Netflix OSS, etc"
  • Team lead experience is a plus
  • Experience in a microservice environment

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Customer Care Representative
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is looking for a few awesome individuals to join our Customer Care team. This position demands versatility, as we are a fast-paced environment. We are searching for people who are not just going to get the job 'done' but also go beyond the call of duty. There are often opportunities for promotion and for that reason, we look for people who show a special quality to take our department and company to the next level.

Day-to-Day Tasks Of The Position Include:

  • Accurately, quickly, and efficiently handle customer contacts via phone (for billing and retention, technical troubleshooting, content questions, etc.)
  • Translate technological jargon in a way that users like your parents or grandparents could easily understand.
  • Take key user feedback, and quickly and concisely pass it to the appropriate department (so we can keep improving the user experience).

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A college degree or some college experience
  • Retention/Sales background preferred
  • Communicate pleasantly and effectively over the phone
  • Work both independently and with others at a high level
  • Display dedication to the company and your team
  • Is flexible and available to work shifts outside of normal business hours
  • Stays current with all things tech

 We Provide:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Free Catered Lunch
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
  • 40 hours per week (May include weekend hours)

**Please draft responses to the following two customer service scenarios marked 1 and 2. Respond in the form of a formal email.

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Customer Care Representative - Email
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is looking for another awesome individual to join our Customer Care team. This position demands versatility, as we are a fast-paced environment. We are searching for people who are not just going to get the job 'done' but also go beyond the call of duty. There are often opportunities for promotion and for that reason, we look for people who show a special quality to potentially take our department and company to the next level.

Day-to-Day Tasks Of The Position Include:

  • Accurately, quickly, and efficiently handle customer contacts via email (for billing and retention, technical troubleshooting, content questions, etc.)
  • Translate technological jargon in a way that users like your parents or grandparents could easily understand.
  • Take key user feedback, and quickly and concisely pass it to the appropriate department (so we can keep improving the user experience).

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A college degree or some college experience
  • Retention/Sales background preferred
  • Communicate pleasantly and effectively through email 
  • Work both independently and with others at a high level
  • Display dedication to the company and your team
  • Are flexible and available to work shifts outside of normal business hours
  • Insist on staying current with all things tech

 We Provide:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Free Catered Lunch
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
  • 40 hours per week (May include weekend hours)

**Please draft responses to the following two customer service scenarios marked 1 and 2. Respond in the form of a formal email.

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Customer Care Representative - Night Shift
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is looking for a few awesome individuals to join our night shift Customer Care team. This position demands versatility, as we are a fast-paced environment. We are searching for people who are not just going to get the job 'done' but also go beyond the call of duty. There are often opportunities for promotion and for that reason, we look for people who show a special quality to take our department and company to the next level.

Day-to-Day Tasks Of The Position Include:

  • Accurately, quickly, and efficiently handle customer contacts via phone (for billing and retention, technical troubleshooting, content questions, etc.)
  • Translate technological jargon in a way that users like your parents or grandparents could easily understand.
  • Take key user feedback, and quickly and concisely pass it to the appropriate department (so we can keep improving the user experience).

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A college degree or some college experience
  • Retention/Sales background preferred
  • Communicate pleasantly and effectively over the phone, email, and online chat
  • Work both independently and with others at a high level
  • Display dedication to the company and your team
  • Is flexible and available to work shifts outside of normal business hours
  • Stays current with all things tech

 We Provide:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Free Catered Lunch
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
  • 40 hours per week (May include weekend hours; potential shifts: 3pm-12:00am, 10pm-7am, 6pm-5am)

**Please draft responses to the following two customer service scenarios marked 1 and 2. Respond in the form of a formal email.

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Data Scientist – Data/Product Analytics
Pasadena, CA

This role will focus on collaborating with data engineers to build and enhance our analytics capability and building quantitative models to improve customer experience and data intensive products. In this role, you would leverage the growing number of data sources, evaluate data worthiness and team up with technology and business teams to extracts insights on customer behavior and product effectiveness. You would also provide planning and design requirements to improve our analytics systems. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on technical savvy person with strong quantitative background and business acumen. 

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product, Analytics, Technology and Backend Development teams to explore potential use of new data, evaluate proper design/ requirements to improve our analytics platform
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and make prioritization recommendations and meaningful improvements.
  • Brainstorm ideas with other teams and be able to transform business problems to practical quantitative models and processes
  • Collaborate with developers to understand new tools, generate ideas and solve tough business challenges while building inertia to ensure full implementation.
  • Perform algorithm research and mathematical models to optimize data intensive processes
  • Contribute to project discussions and practical project developments
  • Ability to propose practical and scalable models to describe the logic and implication of quantitative processes to business/technical partners 

 Required Skills:

  • MS or PhD in Mathematics, Engineering, or Computer Science
  • Experience with leveraging data and analytics to drive significant business impacts
  • Good background in machine learning and data mining with broad understanding of the different methods and constantly expanding your knowledge on newer approaches
  • Past experience in recommendation and search systems would be a plus
  • Experience with both traditional and distributed data storage systems
  • Proficiency working with database query languages (SQL), scripting language (such as Python) and good understanding of data warehouse infrastructure (ETL, metrics, reporting) and some statistical tools
  • Comfortable dealing with wide range of audience and educating members on complex subjects
  • Some experience in project management and strong interest in the business
  • Familiarity with project management tools (such as Jira). Microsoft excel, power point and MS project would be a plus

 

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Data Warehouse Engineer
Pasadena, CA

In this role, he/she would have high visibility and opportunity to analyze and extract insights to help strategize and optimize business channels (marketing, product, customer service). You would perform in depth analysis, design tests and provide recommendation and insights base on thoughtful data-driven analysis. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on individual with strong analytical background and proven quantitative skills to help improve business process and initiatives. He/she should be comfortable working with cross-functional teams and eager to be a strategic partner in analytics assignments.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product, Marketing, and Customer Care teams to uncover complex issues, understand business challenges, design scientific analytical process, improve functional efficiency and assist in infrastructure definition, data strategy and analytics roadmaps
  • Perform data analytics, statistical/mathematical modeling and prototype designs
  • Data exploration, design of experiments (A/B and multivariate tests) and hypothesis validation to deliver meaningful insights and recommendations for better process and experience
  • Engage in independent research and experimentation of new methodologies to discover new insights, improvements and/or problems. Deliver findings and interpretation of results to management team through data visualization, presentation, or training sessions
  • Guide and educate analysts on best analytical practices during projects
  • Not afraid of ambiguity and understand pragmatic vs. good to know. Willing to utilize analytics to tell the truth and propose improvements to the business. 

Required Skills:

  • MS or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Econometrics or Psychology
  • 4+ years experience utilizing quantitative research and analytics to drive significant business impact with some experience in increasing customer satisfaction, engagement and/or improving marketing/product efficiency. Strong experience working with business teams a plus
  • Solid understanding experimentation, predictive analytics and/or machine learning
  • Good algorithmic thinking, strong interpersonal skills with business acumen and ability to translate business objectives to analytical framework and action items
  • Comfortable training and dealing with wide range of audience
  • Proficiency working with statistical tools (such as R, SAS), database query languages (SQL) and some scripting language (such as Python)

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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DevOps Manager
Pasadena, CA
The DevOps manager will be in charge of managing the DevOps team at Spokeo. This role requires a strong people manager who will have oversight of the entire infrastructure for running the Spokeo website, as well as providing support for any projects being worked on. 

DevOps is responsible for all the production environments as well as test and internal environments, as well as facilities and office operations. The DevOps manager is responsible for hiring sysadmins and effectively coordinating and managing work schedules for all of his/her staff members.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years of DevOps system administration experience. 
  • Significant experience with AWS and other cloud services. 
  • Strong people management experience: having managed at least 5-10 individuals. 
  • Articulate: eloquent in working with many personalities and in cross functional teams. 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with *NIX system administration, Java, Ruby, Perl, Python.
  • Strong technical and business vision.
  • Experience in an internet customer-facing environment.
  • Ability to work cross organizational boundaries with people of different perspectives and experiences.
  • Ability to recognize technical needs and recommend suitable technologies.
  • Willingness to tackle any challenge, even if not directly relevant to core competencies.

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Development Manager - Backend
Pasadena, CA
Spokeo is looking for a Development Manager to help oversee the day to day of our backend middleware team. 
 
Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include:
  • This person will manage 4 backend middleware developers (1 Junior and 3 Mid) to begin with
  • Make sure the delivery of product : Data Service/API is the road to access all spokeo data
  • Data Service (DSL) and API have their own development cycle
  • Review project spec and estimate time for completion 
  • Assign projects to developers
  • Hands on development and code reviews to produce good quality of code
  • Testing (Stress, Load, Unit, ...)
  •      Make sure any feature addition / modification performs same or better
  •      Integration with external services
  •      Automation
  • Deployment
  •      Jenkins
  •      Planning / Retrospective
  • Environment
  •     Maintain 3 git repo
  •     Maintain DSL/API servers (prod, staging, beta, test)
  • Track, report, and fix bugs
  • The person will work closely with other team leads, QA, and product 
Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Tech Lead who wants to start managing a team
  • Management experience but not required
  • 5+ years of industrial experience as an engineer/developer
  • Experience as a team lead to provide technical and architectural guidance are required
  • Experience as a team lead to mentor developers and hold code reviews are required
  • Agile development and testing methodologies
  • Technically : Experience with SOA, REST, database, git, webserver, cache, JSON, AWS (plus), Big Data (plus), Rails (plus)
  • Computer Science or related background

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
 
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Development Operations Engineer
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for a Development Operations Engineer , who understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. If you're excited about building big data architectures and creating a PaaS then you should talk to us.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
  • evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
  • develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
  • analyze, design, implement and validate strategies for CI/CD workflows
  • design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
  • collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
  • experience with building reliable systems at scale

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, or Go
  • Expert-level knowledge of at least one configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
  • Familiar with a general SDLC workflow
  • Expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
  • Understands a Continous Deployment/Continous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
  • Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance, etc
  • Expert-level knowledge of one or more Linux distributions
  • MySQL experience is a plus
  • Experience with architecting big data platforms, including Spark, Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc 
  • Knows devops tools of the trade: "jenkins, rundeck, Netflix OSS, etc"
  • Team lead experience is a plus
  • Experience in a microservice environment
 We Provide:
  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Director, SEO
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is seeking a leading SEO expert to drive, develop, and grow SEO strategy and initiatives.  The individual will be responsible for developing and growing organic marketing strategies, such as content marketing, organic link building, and social media.  Moreover, the individual will be responsible for developing and managing technical SEO projects, such as keyword strategy, schema.org structures, and site performance.

Day to Day Responsibilities 

  • Recommend SEO best practices about website architecture, UI/UX, content, linking, and other factors to improve SEO positions for relevant keywords
  • Develop content marketing and link building strategies to improve brand and site authority
  • Leverage various internal and external analytics tools to monitor and improve SEO metrics such as crawl rate, indexation, and SERP rankings for relevant keywords
  • Gather and draw insights from data that can help define areas of improvement and optimization
  • Develop and evangelize SEO specifications as part of the holistic marketing and product strategy
  • Work cross-functionally with product, marketing, engineering, and analytics teams to develop and manage A/B test optimizations, technical projects, and other SEO initiatives
  • Improve conversions on organic marketing channels

 Desired Skills & Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in driving SEO, preferably in-house
  • Proven track record of helping websites achieve rapid and sustained long-term growth
  • Experience managing content teams and firms focused on distributing high quality content on high authority sites that is relevant and on brand
  • Specific experience with e-commerce preferred, but not required
  • A strong understanding of all SEO best practices such as user content optimization, meta-data optimization, SEO-friendly site architecture
  • Broad experience with various analysis/SEO tools
  • Self-motivated and independent, well-organized, able to do hands-on work and analysis with minimum supervision and works well with all staff levels
  • Have strong time management, communication, project management, and presentation skills
  • Able to thrive in a fast paced team environment, managing multiple conflicting priorities
  • Bachelor’s degree required with an MBA preferred

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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ETL Engineer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is searching for a supremely talented, extremely passionate programmers to help us usher in the next phase of our development. We've spent years agonizing over the best way to construct an elegant, simplistic, yet highly powerful people search engine, the fruits of which have only recently become very real and very relevant to the way public data is surfaced on the web. In order to perfect our suite of products and take Spokeo to the next level, we need you, assuming you're an awesome back-end web developer.  On the Spokeo backend, engineers get a chance to work with very large data sets, with hundreds of millions of records each. Not only that, but we're collecting data from a wide range of public sources, so merging, organizing, and querying these data sets becomes a major challenge. Needless to say, Spokeo deals with problems of ginormous scale, so a strong understanding and appreciation for algorithms and efficiency is desired. These are tasks that you generally won't see on a day-to-day basis, so get excited. 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • Extract, transform and load experience required
  • 5-10 years of relevant work experience 
  • Experience with high performance, high traffic web systems
  • Experience with modern "big data" technology such as ElasticSearch, Hadoop, NoSQL, etc
  • A solid understanding of OO design and all Computer Science fundamentals

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Front End Web Developer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is looking for a front end web developer to build robust, UI/UX focused functionalities for our website. Collaborate with back end developers, product manager, and marketing to build web pages with cutting edge technologies.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include:

  • Building responsive, cross-browser compliant web pages using HTML5, CSS3 on a Ruby on Rails platform.
  • Keeping assets organized and optimized.
  • Triaging visual and cross-browser/device defects.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Strong design & UX experience.
  • Writes standards-compliant, cross-browser, cross-device code.
  • Knowledge of responsive design and development.
  • Knowledge of front-end performance issues & asset compression.
  • Experience using Git or other version tracking software.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery, Coffeescript.
  • Experience with a Javascript framework (angular.js, backbone.js, etc) a plus.
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails, or other MVC architectures is a plus.
  • Computer Science knowledge and/or a CS (or related) degree is a plus.

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Middleware Developer
Pasadena , CA

Spokeo is searching for a supremely talented, extremely passionate programmer to help us usher in the next phase of our development. We've spent years agonizing over the best way to construct an elegant, simplistic, yet highly powerful people search engine, the fruits of which have only recently become very real and very relevant to the way public data is surfaced on the web. In order to perfect our suite of products and take Spokeo to the next level, we need you, assuming you're an awesome web app developer. You will be responsible for building features based on product specs from product managers and/or designers. Those features might involve any of our products, from the universal people search interface and functionality to the construction of family trees to a portal that connects customers to employees and employer data. You will work closely with your team to iterate on these and other features,  the end goal being--we hope--a beautiful, usable product that connects people to information without hassle. Note: most of this work will be performed in Ruby on Rails.   

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • Web application development experience in Ruby on Rails (or other modern MVC framework)
  • Knowledge of XHTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • A solid understanding of OO design, all Computer Science fundamentals and NoSQL and SQL database concepts and performance

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Product Designer (Family.me)
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is on the lookout for one top-notch Product Designer. We are seeking a talented individual with knowledge of both interaction and visual design. The right addition to our team will help us turn our vision to reality and be involved in every product development process; including brainstorming the next great product to tweaking pixels right before launch.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Brainstorming and development with product owners and designers on concept and design direction
  • Participate in user experience research and usability studies
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
  • Rapidly prototype flows, concepts, and interactions, take in feedback, and successively iterate
  • Enjoy countless UX challenges and solve problems in unique and innovative ways
  • Obsess over details and produce pixel perfect, high fidelity designs
  • Work closely with engineers to make designs a reality

Minimum qualifications:

  • Must provide portfolio featuring a variety of design solutions and a variety of projects
  • 3+ years of professional design experience
  • Experience HTML/CSS
  • Proficient in visual and web design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, etc

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience designing for multiple types of devices
  • Experience with prototyping ideas to test viability
  • Experience in interaction design, user centered design methodologies and usability
  • Demonstrated understanding of composition, balance, symmetry, and white space
  • Strong, clean visual design sense

 We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Senior Back End Developer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is searching for a handful of supremely talented, extremely passionate programmers to help us usher in the next phase of our development. We've spent years agonizing over the best way to construct an elegant, simplistic, yet highly powerful people search engine, the fruits of which have only recently become very real and very relevant to the way public data is surfaced on the web. In order to perfect our suite of products and take Spokeo to the next level, we need you, assuming you're an awesome back-end web developer.  On the Spokeo backend, engineers get a chance to work with very large data sets, with hundreds of millions of records each. Not only that, but we're collecting data from a wide range of public sources, so merging, organizing, and querying these data sets becomes a major challenge. Needless to say, Spokeo deals with problems of ginormous scale, so a strong understanding and appreciation for algorithms and efficiency is desired. These are tasks that you generally won't see on a day-to-day basis, so get excited. 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • 5-10 years of relevant work experience 
  • Experience with high performance, high traffic web systems
  • Experience with modern "big data" technology such as ElasticSearch, Hadoop, NoSQL, etc
  • A solid understanding of OO design and all Computer Science fundamentals

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Senior Backend QA Developer (SDET)
Pasadena, CA

The Sr. Backend QA Developer will be responsible for defining, reviewing, and executing test protocols. They will also provide frontline support for identifying and debugging software defects. The Sr. Backend QA Developer will investigate complex issues and provide analysis, potentially including fix recommendations. The primary responsibility of this position is to help engineers and maintain test infrastructure for backend team products.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Gather and document test case requirements.
  • Clearly log defects, maintain test data, and monitor test performance over time.
  • Design, develop, and execute automated unit tests, integration tests, and user-acceptance tests, both black-box and white-box test cases.
  • Develop and maintain test scripts in UNIX Shell.
  • Develop and maintain test jobs on continuous integration tools, such as Jenkins.
  • Develop, execute and maintain performance tests and reports.
  • Investigate incoming bug reports by reproducing issues and investigating logs.
  • Work collaboratively with software developers.
  • Mentor Junior team members.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, information technology or related field and five years of software development experience (or alternatively, a Master's degree and three years of experience)
  • Strong Linux background.
  • In-Depth experience in UNIX Shell Scripting.
  • Experience in one or more programming languages, such as Ruby or Java.
  • Strong SQL experience.
  • In-Depth experience in API testing, ETL testing, performance testing tools, such as Gatling, Siege, or Grinder.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills are required.
  • Must possess excellent analytical and troubleshooting skills.
  • Be highly self-motivated and ready to learn new concepts and technologies.
  • Have strong interpersonal skills, writing, and communication skills, as well as a dedication to software quality.
  • NoSQL experience is preferred.

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Senior Data Scientist - Business Analytics and Experimentation
Pasadena, CA

In this role, he/she would have high visibility and opportunity to analyze and extract insights to help strategize and optimize business channels (marketing, product, customer service). You would perform in depth analysis, design tests and provide recommendation and insights base on thoughtful data-driven analysis. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on individual with strong analytical background and proven quantitative skills to help improve business process and initiatives. He/she should be comfortable working with cross-functional teams and eager to be a strategic partner in analytics assignments.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with Product, Marketing, and Customer Care teams to uncover complex issues, understand business challenges, design scientific analytical process, improve functional efficiency and assist in infrastructure definition, data strategy and analytics roadmaps
  • Perform data analytics, statistical/mathematical modeling and prototype designs
  • Data exploration, design of experiments (A/B and multivariate tests) and hypothesis validation to deliver meaningful insights and recommendations for better process and experience
  • Engage in independent research and experimentation of new methodologies to discover new insights, improvements and/or problems. Deliver findings and interpretation of results to management team through data visualization, presentation, or training sessions
  • Guide and educate analysts on best analytical practices during projects
  • Not afraid of ambiguity and understand pragmatic vs. good to know. Willing to utilize analytics to tell the truth and propose improvements to the business. 

Required Skills:

  • MS or PhD in Statistics, Mathematics, Engineering, Econometrics or Psychology
  • 4+ years experience utilizing quantitative research and analytics to drive significant business impact with some experience in increasing customer satisfaction, engagement and/or improving marketing/product efficiency. Strong experience working with business teams a plus
  • Solid understanding experimentation, predictive analytics and/or machine learning
  • Good algorithmic thinking, strong interpersonal skills with business acumen and ability to translate business objectives to analytical framework and action items
  • Comfortable training and dealing with wide range of audience
  • Proficiency working with statistical tools (such as R, SAS), database query languages (SQL) and some scripting language (such as Python)

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Senior Product Designer (Family.me)
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is on the lookout for one top-notch Senior Product Designer. We are seeking a talented individual with knowledge of both interaction and visual design. The right addition to our team will help us turn our vision to reality and be involved in every product development process; including brainstorming the next great product to tweaking pixels right before launch.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Brainstorming and development with product owners and designers on concept and design direction
  • Participate in user experience research and usability studies
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
  • Rapidly prototype flows, concepts, and interactions, take in feedback, and successively iterate
  • Enjoy countless UX challenges and solve problems in unique and innovative ways
  • Obsess over details and produce pixel perfect, high fidelity designs
  • Work closely with engineers to make designs a reality

Minimum qualifications:

  • Must provide portfolio featuring a variety of design solutions and a variety of projects
  • 5+ years of professional design experience
  • Experience HTML/CSS
  • Proficient in visual and web design tools such as Sketch, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, etc

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience designing for multiple types of devices
  • Experience with prototyping ideas to test viability
  • Experience in interaction design, user centered design methodologies and usability
  • Demonstrated understanding of composition, balance, symmetry, and white space
  • Strong, clean visual design sense

 We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Senior Product Manager
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo’s Product team is looking for a Senior Product Manager to join us in Pasadena, CA. Spokeo is at a transformative inflection point, creating breakthrough solutions that simplify the lives of consumers and businesses. The ways in which people search and connect using technology are rapidly evolving, and Spokeo is building new products to stimulate change and amplify these trends. We encourage enthusiastic individuals who are comfortable working in a highly collaborative and dynamic work environment to apply.

As a Senior Product Manager at Spokeo, you will combine market savvy, analytics experience, and a consumer-product sensibility to innovate features that will improve our bottom line. Our product managers identify and prioritize features, define product requirements and the metrics for success, and guide projects through the product development lifecycle to ship high quality products. You will be responsible for monitoring the competitive landscape, market trends, and threats to keep Spokeo in a leadership position, making decision tradeoffs between features and speed-to-market. You will be an integral part of a cross-functional team, collaborating closely with Design, Engineering, Marketing, Legal, and Executive Management. You should be open to new challenges, extremely good at multi-tasking, innovative, creative, self-directed, and a great team player.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include:

  • Ideate new product concepts and updates, prioritizing based on opportunity, cost, and confidence
  • Understand and synthesize customer needs from market research, competitive insights, and customer analytics in order to better inform product decisions
  • Outline detailed requirements, coordinating with developers and designers to clearly define and visually articulate product ideas
  • Focus product design efforts on data visualization, simplicity, and consistency
  • Manage the product backlog as the product owner within the agile development teams
  • Review developed products for quality: identifying issues, modifying requirements, and providing stakeholder signoff as necessary
  • Deep-dive into analytics for evaluating customer behavior and product performance, and sharing insights with the team
  • Evaluate product execution on a regular basis, finding opportunities for improving the process

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 5+ years in Product Management, especially in companies with subscription business models
  • Complementary mix of product innovation, design skills, and technical knowledge
  • Ability to outline comprehensive requirements using documents, spreadsheets, and diagrams
  • Quantitative and qualitative analysis skills, providing metrics that support business decisions
  • Ability to analyze user flows and understand the psychology that drives user behavior
  • Prior experience with SCRUM and agile development methodology
  • Experience guiding cross-functional teams, with the ability to relate and interact with various stakeholders
  • Demonstrated history in managing complex projects, with an acute attention to quality
  • Self-driven in keeping projects moving forward, even in the face of ambiguity and imperfect knowledge
  • Quick learner and self-motivated, launching product changes with minimal guidance
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Demonstrated work ethic, with a passion for contributing to Spokeo’s success

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Gym Reimbursement
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Senior Software Developer - Web Applications
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is searching for a supremely talented, extremely passionate programmer to help us usher in the next phase of our development. We've spent years agonizing over the best way to construct an elegant, simplistic, yet highly powerful people search engine, the fruits of which have only recently become very real and very relevant to the way public data is surfaced on the web. In order to perfect our suite of products and take Spokeo to the next level, we need you, assuming you're an awesome web app developer. You will be responsible for building features based on product specs from product managers and/or designers. Those features might involve any of our products, from the universal people search interface and functionality to the construction of family trees to a portal that connects customers to employees and employer data. You will work closely with your team to iterate on these and other features,  the end goal being--we hope--a beautiful, usable product that connects people to information without hassle. Note: most of this work will be performed in Ruby on Rails.   

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • Web application development experience in Ruby on Rails (or other modern MVC framework)
  • Knowledge of XHTML, JavaScript and CSS
  • A solid understanding of OO design, all Computer Science fundamentals and NoSQL and SQL database concepts and performance

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool
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Senior Systems Engineer (DevOps)
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for a Senior Systems Engineer, who understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. If you're excited about building big data architectures and creating a PaaS then you should talk to us.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
  • Evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
  • Develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
  • Analyze, design, implement and validate strategies for CI/CD workflows
  • Design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
  • Collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
  • Experience with building reliable systems at scale

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl,    or Go
  • Expert-level knowledge of at least one configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
  • Familiar with a general SDLC workflow
  • Must have expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
  • Understands a Continous Deployment/Continous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
  • Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance, etc
  • Expert-level knowledge of one or more Linux distributions
  • MySQL experience is a plus
  • Experience with architecting big data platforms, including Spark, Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc 
  • Knows devops tools of the trade: "jenkins, rundeck, Netflix OSS, etc"
  • Team lead experience is a plus
  • Experience in a microservice environment
 We Provide:
  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Senior UI Designer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is on the lookout for one top-notch (senior) UI designer. We want a visual designer who can build magnificent user interfaces and create beautiful, compelling illustrations across our product lines. In other words, if you're interested in developing some awesome career points, this could be a great opportunity.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Possess expert knowledge of Sketch, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Have the ability to organize information simply and elegantly.
  • Are interested developing and enhancing product designs and user flows.
  • Obsess over the little things: pixel placement, color selection, and type styles.
  • Are conscientious of current design trends and understand image optimization.
  • Have a hunger and passion to learn all things related to design
  • Can collaborate and work seamlessly with a team of highly skilled designers and developers.
  • A design degree or equivalent work experience
  • Illustration and icon design skills
  • Shots on dribbble
  • A basic understanding of HTML/ CSS 
  • 3-7 years of relevant experience
  • Local candidates only / no relocation included

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Senior User Interface/Visual Designer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is seeking one top-notch Senior UI_Visual designer. We want a designer who will build magnificent user interfaces and create beautiful, compelling illustrations across our product lines.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Brainstorming and development with product owners and designers on concept and design direction
  • Rapidly produce multiple concepts and variations
  • Create wireframes, visual designs, beautiful icons and elegant layouts for any type of device (desktop, mobile, tablet)
  • Create the user interface visually so information is easy to read, easy to understand and easy to find
  • Produce illustrations, icons, diagrams, templates and style guideline documents for use in developer documentation
  • Develop pixel-perfect specs and design documentation, based on product requirements
  • Work closely with engineers to make designs a reality

Minimum requirements:

  • 5+ years of professional design experience
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • A portfolio of work across multiple platforms, including UI design, illustration and brand development
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Proficient in visual and web design tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, etc

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Strong visual design skills in a variety of mediums and styles
  • Experience designing for multiple types of devices to create responsive layouts and UI components
  • Knowledge of user-centered design practices, and good understanding of usability and accessibility
  • Extreme attention to detail and consistency
  • Understanding of basic principles of animation
  • Plus: Experience in designing motion and interaction for web and mobile contexts

 

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Senior Vice President of Marketing
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for an experienced marketing leader with a proven track record of measurable results to join Spokeo's leadership team.  The candidate needs to know how to lead a sizable team of talented professionals, collaborate with various teams to formulate company-wide strategies, and work with a wide range of relevant technologies.  The candidate needs to be analytically driven, resourceful, creative, communicative, and not afraid of leading a fast growing technology business.  Lastly, the candidate will establish the road map, goals and objectives for all product marketing efforts to achieve aggressive traffic, revenue, and other financial goals.

He or she will be responsible for overseeing all consumer marketing and customer acquisition initiatives, as well as consumer product marketing strategy, brand development, PR, social media, revenue growth, cost optimization, and risk identification.  Will work to develop areas such as search marketing, email marketing, customer acquisition, SEO, PR, product development, A/B testing, price optimization, revenue forecasts, and brand communications.  Will work with the CEO to develop product strategies and company goals.  Will work  closely with the enterprise team to develop and implement marketing, product, and online strategies to leverage synergies between consumer and enterprise products and solutions.

Execute marketing and product strategy.  The candidate will assume the final responsibility for all marketing dollars, as well as the measurement of qualitative and quantitative targets.  Will work with the CEO to define the overarching product strategies.  Ultimately, the candidate will need to drive profitable growth from search marketing, SEO, display, email, social, grass roots, and other customer acquisition channels.

Generate demand.  The candidate will be responsible for generating demand and leads for both our Consumer and Enterprise businesses via paid search, SEM, SEO, display, email marketing, webinar events, and content marketing.  Demand generation also encompasses re-marketing and other retention marketing to existing customers.  The candidate should have experience developing  collateral materials and, creating and implementing trade show, press and PR strategies for enterprise.

Product marketing.  The candidate will be responsible for market and product research functions for both our Consumer and Enterprise businesses, as well as ROI analysis to manage product roadmaps to meet customer needs and corporate objectives.  Uncover and champion applicable customer experiences to expand the reach of our platform.  Create and implement price-point tests to increase the customer lifetime value for every marketing channel. 

Be accountable for P&L of the Marketing and Product departments. The candidate will manage the Profit/Loss departmental budget and will report results regularly to other leaders.  Deep understanding of metrics and analytics is required.

Understand analytics and subscription business model.  The candidate must create an analytical process to capture and interpret data, including a thorough testing approach to identify the most effective messaging of products and price points for different customers and stages in their life cycle. The strategy includes customer segmentation, understanding the needs of each segment, application of current and future products to each segment, and the movement of customers through the life cycle (brand awareness, ads, on-boarding, conversion, and retention)  The analytically-driven strategy will lead to better sales conversions, improved profit margins, higher customer engagement and retention, differentiated marketing messages, and innovative new products.  

Define the Spokeo brand and marketing messages.  The candidate will develop an overall understanding of the business risks, competitive landscape, and industry opportunities and contribute to the executive conversations pertaining to the direction and strategy of the company.  Will evaluate and confirm the company’s market position, product messaging, and brand voice on a regular basis.  Will improve Spokeo's brand and reputation through selective public relations campaigns, targeted advertising on social networks and online communities, discussion group engagement, and interaction with key review sites.  Will serve as one of the key media spokespeople representing the company.

Requirements:

  • 12+ years experience or
  • 7+ years experience with MBA or advanced degree

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, Air Hockey and Pool

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Site Reliability Engineer
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for a Site Reliability Engineer , who understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. If you're excited about building big data architectures and creating a PaaS then you should talk to us.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
  • Evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
  • Develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
  • Analyze, design, implement and validate strategies for CI/CD workflows
  • Design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
  • Collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
  • Experience with building reliable systems at scale

 Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl,    or Go
  • Expert-level knowledge of at least one configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
  • Familiar with a general SDLC workflow
  • Expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
  • Understands a Continous Deployment/Continous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
  • Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance, etc
  • Expert-level knowledge of one or more Linux distributions
  • MySQL experience is a plus
  • Experience with architecting big data platforms, including Spark, Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc 
  • Knows devops tools of the trade: "jenkins, rundeck, Netflix OSS, etc"
  • Team lead experience is a plus
  • Experience in a microservice environment 

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Systems/Platform Engineer
Pasadena, CA

We are looking for a Systems/Platform Engineer, who understands and embraces the devops philosophy, can work closely with dev teams in an agile workflow and is comfortable with cloud based infrastructure. If you're excited about building big data architectures and creating a PaaS then you should talk to us.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • effectively prioritize work and encourage best practices in others.
  • evaluate and implement technologies that improve efficiency, performance and reliability
  • develop and deliver creative solutions that automate systems engineer functions
  • analyze, design, implement and validate strategies for CI/CD workflows
  • design and implement automated dynamic environments to support the needs of delivery teams
  • collaborate with other engineers to develop deployment strategies for existing and new services
  • experience with building reliable systems at scale

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to write quality code to solve automation/glue problems in one or more of these languages: Python, Ruby, Perl, or Go
  • Expert-level knowledge of at least one configuration management system. Chef, Ansible, Puppet or CFEngine
  • Familiar with a general SDLC workflow
  • Must have expert-level knowledge of cloud-based infrastructures (AWS, Google App Engineer, etc)
  • Understands a Continous Deployment/Continous Delivery model and is able to architect the workflow
  • Experience with gathering metrics and making informed decisions about performance, etc
  • Expert-level knowledge of one or more Linux distributions
  • MySQL experience is a plus
  • Experience with architecting big data platforms, including Spark, Hadoop, Elastic Search, etc 
  • Knows devops tools of the trade: "jenkins, rundeck, Netflix OSS, etc"
  • Team lead experience is a plus
  • Experience in a microservice environment
We Provide:
  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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Talent Sourcer (Temp)
Pasadena, CA

We're seeking a passionate Talent Sourcer to help fuel Spokeo's growth. This is a full time temporary or contract opportunity. 

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Support recruiting by sourcing and identifying passive candidates 
  • Build a high quality pipeline of potential candidates
  • Identify ways to build awareness of Spokeo openings 
  • Phone screen candidates 

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3+ years sourcing experience, preferably in a high growth tech environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and self-manage as you support rapid growth

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

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Technical Recruiter
Pasadena, CA

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include

  •  Supports head of recruiting in engaging and interviewing top talent in a competitive tech market.
  •  Keeps detailed notes and provides daily updates, with the status on each candidate he/she engages (administrative responsibilities).
  •  Provides detailed reports including key performance indicators, time to hire metrics etc. 
  •  Maintains lists of sourced candidates.
  •  Heavy sourcing required.
  •  Utilizes ATS to effectively track all candidates.
  •  Performs full-cycle recruiting related to his/her requisitions.
  •  Recruiting related projects as assigned.
  •  Recruiting events as assigned (networking events, job fairs, University recruiting, etc).                                           

Experience Required

  • Must have 5+ years of experience 
  • Proven experience in sourcing Software Engineering talent.
  • Flexible, organized, works well in a fast paced, changing environment.
  • Able to take direction and make changes accordingly.
  • Team player!
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Previous agency (third party) and start-up recruiting experience preferred.
  • BA/BS degree
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User Interface/Visual Designer
Pasadena, CA

Spokeo is seeking one top-notch UI/Visual designer. We want a designer who will build magnificent user interfaces and create beautiful, compelling illustrations across our product lines.

Day-to-Day Tasks of the Position Include: 

  • Brainstorming and development with product owners and designers on concept and design direction
  • Rapidly produce multiple concepts and variations
  • Create wireframes, visual designs, beautiful icons and elegant layouts for any type of device (desktop, mobile, tablet)
  • Create the user interface visually so information is easy to read, easy to understand and easy to find
  • Produce illustrations, icons, diagrams, templates and style guideline documents for use in developer documentation
  • Develop pixel-perfect specs and design documentation, based on product requirements
  • Work closely with engineers to make designs a reality

Minimum requirements:

  • 3+ years of professional design experience
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications, product, industrial), HCI, CS or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • A portfolio of work across multiple platforms, including UI design, illustration and brand development
  • Knowledge of HTML/CSS/Javascript
  • Proficient in visual and web design tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Sketch, etc

Preferred qualifications: 

  • Strong visual design skills in a variety of mediums and styles
  • Experience designing for multiple types of devices to create responsive layouts and UI components
  • Knowledge of user-centered design practices, and good understanding of usability and accessibility
  • Extreme attention to detail and consistency
  • Understanding of basic principles of animation
  • Plus: Experience in designing motion and interaction for web and mobile contexts

 

We Provide:

  • Top Salary
  • Flexible Hours
  • Casual Dress Code
  • Stock Options
  • Free Lunch Catering Every Day
  • Nerf Gun Armory
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits
  • Fully Stocked Fridge and Snacks
  • Ping Pong, Foosball, and Pool

 

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