Auctiva Careers

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Currently available positions in our Bay Area office or Chico headquarters

PRODUCT MANAGER - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

Auctiva Corporation is seeking a Software Product Manager who will be tasked with formulating product strategies based on a thorough understanding of the end-user, their business, and the context in which our products help them achieve their goals

This position will be responsible for development and execution of business, product and marketing plans that support the product lifecycle, including product development, as well as price and promotional strategies. They will collaborate closely with product marketing, product strategy, and other internal stakeholders to define the product roadmap & technical requirements; define major & minor releases feature sets and lead it through the entire software development life cycle;  partner with engineering to ensure on-time delivery of high-quality product; and ,partner with QA during testing to lead triaging and prioritization of defects.

The Product Manager is ultimately responsible for the definition, development and delivery of competitively superior products that meet the needs of the target end-user.

 

Other responsibilities include:

  • Manage the continued development of this industry leading software offering, including the creation of new functionality, enhancement of existing features, and promotion of these.
  • Responsible for including appropriate parties on a project by project basis. These parties may include individuals from our software engineering, marketing, content writing, graphic and interface design, sales, IT, executive management and others.
  • Define, document, distribute and adhere to project requirements, while developing and maintaining the product roadmap. 
  • Help drive new idea generation, the Product Manager will be relied upon to use customer feedback, industry trends and market research in conjunction with internal resources and stakeholders.

Requirements:

  • 2+yrs background in software product management, product definition
  • 3+ yrs proven experience leading cross-functional teams 
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment. 
  • Cross-functional project management, new product rollout experience
  • Demonstration of superior written communication skills
  • A background in research, analysis and creative problem solving
  • Web experience helpful

*This position can be based out of our San Mateo, or Chico CA offices

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Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

INBOUND MARKETING SPECIALIST - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

Currently we are seeking an Inbound Marketing Specialist who will report to the Manager of Search Marketing and be responsible for search engine research, recommendations, executing multiple inbound marketing related projects. The Inbound Marketing Specialist will work with multiple internal teams to ensure that optimal SEO techniques and keywords are continually being addressed.

  • Understand the products, competition, industry landscape, marketing goals and objectives
  •  Review and analyze competitor sites and understand their organic search approach
  •  Define a campaign strategy and deliverables plan that meets or exceeds expectations including:
    •  Keyword strategies for optimal on-site performance
    •  Detailed site analysis and technical recommendations
    •  Detailed content recommendations
    •  Comprehensive linking strategy 
  • Work closely with other internal departments to develop fully integrated search campaigns
  • Attend meetings to present deliverables, campaign strategies, and tactics
     

Campaign Reporting Results and Optimizations

  • Monitor, track and evaluate campaign performance analytics, based on KPI targets and baselines
  • Review rankings and linking data against internal measurements for success
  • Review monthly reports, verify accuracy and provide analysis 
  • Optimize campaigns accordingly to maximize investment and to resolve performance issues
  • Support search directors in data acquisition or campaign insights for quarterly or annual business reviews
  • Present practical ideas for future marketing expansion or optimization

Organic Search Innovation

  • Stay current with industry trends, best practices, and discusses potential impact with team
  • Think creatively and develop innovative tactics to improve efficiencies or drive more traffic
  • Actively contribute to corporate initiatives, automation projects, process changes and roll-outs
  •  Periodically aid in creation of new business presentations
  • Create, or assist in creating, POVs, best practices, and key process documentation
     

Skills/Experience Required

  • 4 year college degree or equivalent work experience required, graduate degree a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience in organic search engine marketing, agency experience preferred
  • Strong data analytics and strategy background
  • Ability to think strategically and drive solid results to grow the business
  • Ability to interact with people at all levels of an organization, fostering strong cross-functional teamwork
  • Basic knowledge of HTML, Omniture and Webmaster tools
  • Exceptional oral, written, presentation, and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an eagerness to work as a member of a team
  • High-level proficiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proven eCommerce experience

 

This position can be based out of Chico or San Mateo, CA

This is a fulltime in-house position with no telecommuting or contract option at this time.

 

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Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

SR.WEB MARKETING ANALYST - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

The Sr. Web Marketing Analyst is responsible for supporting the Marketing, Merchandising, and Product teams with reporting and analysis. This position will also work with the Technology and Development team to ensure accurate tracking and reporting on web/marketing activities, and will be instrumental in developing and delivering actionable report and analysis to support better decision making.

Essential Functions:

  • Regularly produce site performance reports / KPI dashboards and present key findings and actionable insights to key stakeholders
  • Effectively respond to ad-hoc requests from various internal teams
  • Conduct analysis on marketing channels, and provide insights and recommendations for improving online marketing campaigns
  • Assist in developing and executing A/B and MVT tests on the site and marketing campaigns, analyze test results, and present findings to internal customers
  • Work with IT and Site Developers to review and test tracking and tagging for site changes, new site features, and other initiatives to ensure data quality
  • Support and train internal users of web analytics tools

Experience

  • 2+ years of experience with reporting and data analysis
  • 2+ years of experience using web analytics tool Omniture
  • Experience with E-Commerce and Website operation desired
  • Familiarity with online marketing activities and tracking methodologies ( display, remarketing/retention, targeted display, affiliates, etc.)
  • Experience with an A/B and multivariate-testing tool desired
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and able to effectively present analytics data to business users
  • Strong Excel skill
  • Experience with SQL / Relational Database a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and turn around analysis and provide answers to business partners quickly
  • 4-year Degree in Marketing, Economics, Mathematics or related areas of study

 

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Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

MOBILE APPLICATION DEVELOPERS - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

We are looking for great developers with a passion for code, a desire to learn new technologies, and to share what you learn with others. You will work with developers, product managers, designers, and QA in a cross-functional team. You have a strong work ethic, mobile design affinity, a desire to ship your work, and a working knowledge of mobile technologies, tools and frameworks. You will produce and maintain code that powers our consumer facing mobile shopping experience and our merchant management tools.

We are looking for iOS or Android Mobile App Developers, who are responsible for maintaining and improving our mobile applications. Mobile App Developers implement the user interface and other client-side logic in native Apple and Google tools, implement connectivity to the backend services, and provide ongoing technical guidance. The ideal candidate is self-sufficient, and will exhibit a high-degree of initiative in learning new technologies and methods to resolve challenges encountered during the development life cycle.

Skills & Requirements

  • For iOS: Working knowledge of Objective C, Cocoa, OS SDK, Core Animation
  • For Android: Working knowledge of Java, Android SDK
  • The ability to showcase your app(s) and the source code
  • Experience with JSON, Rest, and XML
  • Basic communication skills to interact with product and design teams

Ideally:

  • Experience with mobile development issues related to performance optimization, caching, security, and native hardware components (camera, gps, etc.)
  • Experience with mobile app analytics
  • Have experience using Node.js
  • Write code that is testable
  • Worked with Git
  • Experience with continuous integration and test driven development

 

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Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

JAVASCRIPT WEB DEVELOPERS - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

We are looking for great developers with a passion for code, a desire to learn new technologies, and to share what you learn with others. You will work with developers, product managers, designers, and QA in a cross-functional team. You have a strong work ethic, design aesthetic, a desire to ship your work, and a strong knowledge of front-end web technologies, tools and frameworks. You will produce and maintain code for our consumer facing shopping experience and our merchant management tools.

Skills & Requirements

  • Clear Understanding of HTML5 & CSS3
  • Proficiency in Javascript & jQuery
  • Familiar with an MVC architecture
  • Experience consuming web services that provide JSON and XML
  • Understanding of what the DOM object is
  • Worked with a frontend templating language
  • Basic communication skills to interact with product and design teams

Ideally

  • Have experience using Node.js
  • Working knowledge of Bootstrap and SASS
  • Write code that is testable
  • Worked with Git
  • Experience with continuous integration and test driven development

Apply For This Position

Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

SERVICES API DEVELOPERS - Optional Locations Click to View Details  

We are looking for great developers with a passion for code, a desire to learn new technologies, and to share what you learn with others. You will work with developers, product managers, designers, and QA in a cross-functional team. You have a strong work ethic, service design aesthetic, a desire to ship your work, and a strong knowledge of back-end web technologies, tools and frameworks. You will produce and maintain code that powers our consumer facing shopping experience and our merchant management tools.

Skills & Requirements

  • Experience developing web services that utilize JSON and XML
  • Proficiency in Javascript
  • Familiar with an MVC architecture.
  • Experience designing Data Models
  • Experience with continuous integration and test driven development
  • Basic communication skills to interact with product and design teams

Ideally

  • Have experience using Node.js
  • Working knowledge of Linux and MySQL
  • Write code that is testable
  • Worked with Git
  • Experience with continuous integration and test driven development

Apply For This Position

Benefits at a Glance

  • Competitive compensation packages
  • Medical, dental and vision care plans
  • Life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • 401(k) savings plan

Meet Our Recruiter

Yvonne

Yvonne joined Auctiva in the fall of 2007 after spending 15 years as a technical recruiter in the Bay Area. Since joining our team, Auctiva has nearly tripled in size. As we continue to grow as a company, Yvonne's search for great additions becomes increasingly important. Drop her a line to chat about Auctiva or any of the available positions!

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