Digital Marketing Manager

Granite Media is seeking a talented marketing manager to help us promote our growing portfolio of consumer brands - spanning travel, parenting, finance and sports - across the major social platforms.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we are a profitable early-stage media company. We aim to make quality storytelling and journalism sustainable through use of modern technologies, data science, and business innovation. We have a talented 10-person team and each member has a proven track record of success in their field. The founding team has more than a decade of experience in the industry and a previous successful exit.

This is a full-time job based in our San Francisco office.  We offer a competitive compensation package.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Work closely with Granite’s editorial team to promote new stories on social and native channels.

  • Craft compelling headlines, manage social posts and comments, and select promotional photography to help attract audiences to our published articles.

  • Become an expert on the use of Granite’s trading desk to launch campaigns and promotions.  Work with product management to help define features and drive enhancements. Run A/B tests to optimize results.

  • Help improve our content marketing effectiveness - by creating training materials, best practices, and social media guides.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year university.

  • 3-6 years of online marketing or editorial experience required.

  • Expertise in running marketing campaigns on social media platforms, especially Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, and Pinterest.

  • Strong written communication skills - including writing/optimizing headlines and copy editing.

  • A knack for knowing exactly how to engage audiences on social platforms and the chops to quantitatively measure and learn from historical results.

  • Ability to collaborate cross-functionally in a fast-paced startup environment.

  • Effective time management skills – ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.

HOW YOU’LL MAKE AN IMPACT:

  • Help us prove that digital journalism and quality storytelling can be a sustainable, profitable business!

  • Reach and engage millions of readers every month.

  • Your success will directly drive daily revenue and profit in a clear and easily measured way.

 

Intrigued? Reach out to learn more and please include your resume (and a joke)! (jobs@granitemedia.com).

 

Note: Granite Media does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event that a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Granite Media. Granite Media is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Data Engineer

Granite Media is seeking data engineering leaders to help us build a brighter future for professional media.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we are a profitable early-stage media company. We aim to make quality storytelling and journalism sustainable through use of modern technologies, data science, and business innovation. We have a talented 10 person team and each member has a proven track record of success in their field. The founding team has more than a decade of experience in the industry and a previous successful exit.

This job is either in San Francisco or remote (US only) and offers a package with both competitive salary and equity.

HOW YOU’LL MAKE AN IMPACT

You will drive data pipeline development in a system already processing hundreds of millions of events per day. We live for data and cannot overstate how important this function is to our business. Our data warehouse is the backbone of our machine learning platform, automated marketing and revenue systems, and multivariate testing platform.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Lead data pipeline development, including streaming pipelines which use Apache Beam / Cloud Dataflow.

  • Help dictate data architecture.

  • Help develop and deploy machine learning models.

  • Develop proactive monitoring solutions.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven track record of exceptional communication skills

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

  • 4-8 years development experience in data-rich environments

  • Experience developing, deploying, and monitoring high-volume data pipelines

  • Professional Java experience

  • Professional Python experience

BONUS ROUND

Experience in any of the following fields or technologies:

  • Technical lecturing or blog entry writing

  • Data architecture

  • Project or team management

  • DevOps practices

  • Machine learning

  • BigQuery

  • Apache Beam

  • Docker

  • Looker

 

Intrigued? Reach out to learn more (jobs@granitemedia.com).

 

Note: Granite Media does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event that a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Granite Media. Granite Media is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Machine Learning Engineer

Granite Media is seeking machine learning leaders to help us build a brighter future for professional media.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we are a profitable early-stage media company. We aim to make quality storytelling and journalism sustainable through use of modern technologies, data science, and business innovation. We have a talented 10 person team and each member has a proven track record of success in their field. The founding team has more than a decade of experience in the industry and a previous successful exit.

This job is either in San Francisco or remote (US only) and offers a package with both competitive salary and equity.

HOW YOU’LL MAKE AN IMPACT

You will drive data modeling and data research for us in an industry where the problem set is ripe and data is underutilized. We live for data and cannot overstate how important this function is to our business.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Model price estimates and market dynamics.

  • Utilize bandit learning to optimize content and user experience.

  • Detect anomalous user behavior to weed out sub-par advertising.

  • Surface and visualize KPIs.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven track record of exceptional communication skills

  • Computer Science degree, Statistics degree, or equivalent

  • 4-8 years experience working either in data science or software engineering

  • Professional Python experience

  • Professional experience with TensorFlow, PyTorch, or similar generation machine learning frameworks

  • Experience deploying and monitoring models

BONUS ROUND

Experience in any of the following fields or technologies:

  • Technical lecturing or blog entry writing

  • Data architecture

  • Project or team management

  • BigQuery

  • Java

  • Docker

  • Looker

 

Intrigued? Reach out to learn more (jobs@granitemedia.com).

 

Note: Granite Media does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event that a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Granite Media. Granite Media is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Software Engineer, Applications

Granite Media is seeking software engineering leaders to help us build a brighter future for professional media.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we are a profitable early-stage media company. We aim to make quality storytelling and journalism sustainable through use of modern technologies, data science, and business innovation. We have a talented 10 person team and each member has a proven track record of success in their field. The founding team has more than a decade of experience in the industry and a previous successful exit.

This job is either in San Francisco or remote (US only) and offers a package with both competitive salary and equity.

HOW YOU’LL MAKE AN IMPACT

You will develop mission-critical applications which drive the bulk of our revenue and give us a competitive advantage in our space, including our network of websites (serving millions of readers per month), in-house trading desk, editorial tool suite, and analytics dashboards.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Develop applications which serve millions of users and move millions of dollars.

  • Help dictate a backend architecture.

  • Work on a state of the art application development environment, including Kubernetes and CI/CD pipelines.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven track record of exceptional communication skills

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

  • 4-8 years web application development experience

  • Professional Python experience

  • Docker experience

BONUS ROUND

Experience in any of the following fields or technologies:

  • Technical lecturing or blog entry writing

  • Software architecture

  • Project or team management

  • Product management

  • DevOps practices

  • Javascript

  • Kubernetes

  • CI/CD pipelines

 

Intrigued? Reach out to learn more (jobs@granitemedia.com).

 

 

Note: Granite Media does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event that a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Granite Media. Granite Media is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.

Software Engineer, Front-end Applications

Granite Media is seeking software engineering leaders to help us build a brighter future for professional media.

Headquartered in San Francisco, we are a profitable early-stage media company. We aim to make quality storytelling and journalism sustainable through use of modern technologies, data science, and business innovation. We have a talented 10 person team and each member has a proven track record of success in their field. The founding team has more than a decade of experience in the industry and a previous successful exit.

This job is either in San Francisco or remote (US only) and offers a package with both competitive salary and equity.

HOW YOU’LL MAKE AN IMPACT

You will drive frontend development across a number of mission-critical applications, including our network of websites (serving millions of readers per month), in-house trading desk, editorial tool suite, and analytics dashboards.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Help dictate frontend architecture.

  • Develop web applications using React, Redux, and Webpack.

  • Put your product hat on and help plan and execute multivariate tests to improve performance and experience.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven track record of exceptional communication skills

  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

  • 4-8 years frontend development experience

  • Professional React and Redux experience

  • Webpack experience

BONUS ROUND

Experience in any of the following fields or technologies:

  • Technical lecturing or blog entry writing

  • Media, consumer, or data applications

  • Software architecture

  • Project or team management

  • Product management

  • Python

  • UX design

 

Intrigued? Reach out to learn more (jobs@granitemedia.com).

 

 

Note: Granite Media does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event that a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Granite Media. Granite Media is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.