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Onward Search has a new opportunity with a well-known eCommerce client. This opportunity is for a Copywriter that can start immediately onsite at our client’s office in San Jose, CA. The ideal candidate is an excellent collaborator and critical thinker with hands-on experience in translating specific marketing objectives into concise, thumb-stopping copy across a wide array of categories. If this sounds like you, apply today! Responsibilities • Develop creative marketing content that is purposeful, on-brand, and high-quality, including homepages, banners, emails, landing pages, and more. • Collaborate with Design and Photo teams to finalize layouts and ensure effective and clear storytelling • Take a big-picture view of the work and applying critical thinking to every creative execution • Explore new avenues to expand the client’s brand voice while still adhering to it • Work within hard-coded character counts in all copy placements • Attend weekly kickoff and review meetings, and use the feedback from both to inform messaging strategies and copy • Support and influence Marketing’s traffic, performance, and engagement goals • Adapt and adhere to processes within the Creative and Marketing organization • Collaborate with various internal Marketing, Merchandising, and Creative teams • Participate in brainstorms and contribute ideas to influence the Marketing strategy • Understand and evaluate the competitive landscape • Act as a proxy for Creative Leadership in meetings, as applicable Requirements Qualification Must have at least 3 years in Marketing Writing, Copywriting, Editing, Content Management, or related field BA in English, Journalism, Marketing, Communication, or related field Excellent copywriting and editing skills; strong verbal communicator and presenter Proficiency in Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides Experience with the Workfront platform is a plus A collaborative, entrepreneurial spirit is essential to this role success Ability to think creatively under pressure and to the deadline Ability to work effectively to quickly changing priorities and processes Active participation in brainstorms and meetings; not afraid to ask questions and drive for clarity Ability to work independently and as part of a highly communicative team Experience in successfully partnering with various teams including Marketing, SEO, Legal, UX, Design, and Merchandising Desire to engage with a diverse and motivated community Extremely effective and organized; able to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Global Music Entertainment firm in San Francisco is seeking a Data Scientist for a 6 month contract. We are looking for candidates with the following skillset and experience. What You'll Do • Work closely with cross-functional teams of research and data scientists, product managers, designers, policy teams and engineers. • Deliver dashboards and analyses related to our algorithmic impact, and prepare reports for teams and stakeholders • Develop a deep understanding of how products and platforms influence behavior. Who You Are You know how to scope and solve loosely defined problems and come up with actionable insights to guide product, business and policy decisions You have a deep understanding of statistics and experience working with real-world data. You have relevant experience, with a degree in statistics, mathematics, computer science, economics, psychology, HCI, data science or another quantitative discipline You have the technical competence to perform advanced analytics: coding skills (such as Python), experience with analytics tools, and experience performing analysis with large datasets (SQL/BigQuery, R, Python), and building (Tableau) dashboards. You possess statistical competence (such as regression modeling, a/b testing, significance testing, anomaly detection, etc) Bonus! •Demonstrated experience with hands-on statistical modeling and possess knowledge about machine learning and how decisions in the Machine Learning and recommendation lifecycle affect outcomes. Have a demonstrated interest in platforms’ algorithmic responsibility and impact on society Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Digital Retoucher
Our client, a top consumer electronics company, is looking for a Sr Digital Retoucher for a 1-year contract in Newark, CA. We are looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. JOB DESCRIPTION: Work with Design teams to generate exceptional product images Work with Producers to evaluate the requirements of a project and estimate schedule Output proofs for internal reviews with production and design teams Maintain color consistency and quality assurance on all images Execute a high volume of images quickly while maintaining tight quality standards Work through rounds of feedback to refine images into polished visuals Maintain consistent naming and archiving of files Contribute to our never-ending journey of quality improvement SKILLS + EXPERIENCE: 3+ years of experience in design or corporate industry Advanced Adobe Photoshop skills and experience with Illustrator and Adobe Creative Suite Must have a working knowledge of printing processes to ensure print feasibility, color adjustment, and appropriate file building techniques. Must understand digital environment and requirements for digital as opposed to print Extremely attentive to detail, highly organized and able to manage multiple projects concurrently Strong sense of lighting, reflections, and textures. Experience working with proofing devices/software Ability to take direction and a willingness to proactively communicate if something is unclear Excellent creative and technical problem-solving ability Bachelor's degree in Photography, Design, related field or equivalent work experience 3 + years experience in a design or corporate industry. Relevant samples and/or portfolio available for review. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Senior Rendering Artist
Our client, a top consumer electronics company, is looking for a Sr Rendering Artist for a 6-month contract in Newark, CA. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: Work with your design teams to generate exceptional product renderings Work with producers to evaluate the requirements of a project and estimate schedule Hard Surface Modeling, UVW Unwrapping, Shader & Texturing Skills Contribute to our never-ending journey of quality improvement Participate in review and approval meetings by clarifying direction and goals Bring your innovation to our designs & content. Work through rounds of feedback to refine images into polished visuals Composite render elements/passes and collaborate with retouchers SKILLS + EXPERIENCE: Bachelor's degree in Design, Art, Multimedia, Video/Film Production Related field or equivalent work experience. 3 + years experience in a design or corporate industry Proficient in the following software: 3DS Max, Vray GPU, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Substance Designer, HDR Light Studio, Unreal Engine, FStorm Understand how to create photorealistic shaders that accurately match the CMF spec Ability to take render from model creation to final photo-realistic image Understand how to resolve lighting treatments for different types of product Strong art fundamentals in composition, color, lighting, and shape Excellent visual library of well-resolved product lighting A portfolio or showreel that demonstrates your relevant experience A strong communicator who’s able to share technical concepts with non-technical people clearly Well-organized and able to handle multiple assignments with varying deadlines Nice to have: animation of products Relevant samples and/or portfolio available for review Does this sound like you? Apply today!
eCommerce Project Manager
One of our clients, a top consumer electronics company is looking for an eCommerce Project Manager for a 1-year contract in Newark, CA. JOB DESCRIPTION: As an eCommerce Project Manager, you are responsible for planning, scheduling, prioritizing, allocating resources, and driving eCommerce development projects through the entire product development lifecycle, including Planning, Initiation, Development, Maintenance. Outstanding leadership skills, a passion for process, attention to detail, and the ability to plan out a calendar will be crucial for this role. RESPONSIBILITIES: Managing and monitoring project or program schedules, progress, and costs to ensure that expected results are delivered on time and within budget Allocating project resources with discipline functional managers including Technical/Development, Web Experience Design, Business Groups, Audience Marketing Consolidating, communicating, and driving issue resolutions to closure Communicating issues and project status. Scheduling project kick-off meetings/reviews with stakeholders Publishing meeting minutes and action item logs Assessing the impact of eCommerce production issues and escalating issues requiring additional attention Process POs with Legal Partners and update budget / financial trackers Support global Marketing and Sales in resolving issues eCommerce production issues by partnering with eCommerce Platform partner Analyze sale and product reports Gather requirements with stakeholders to verify the setup of custom products, bundles, sales, etc. SKILLS + EXPERIENCE: 3+ years related industry experience, with demonstrated skills/expertise in Project/ Program Management. Prior experience in high tech and consumer products environment with cross-functional teams highly desired Superior project scoping, project timeline development, risk assessment, and prioritization skills Experience creating comprehensive project timelines utilizing project management software, e.g. MS Project, Workfront, At-Task, SmartSheets, etc. Understand how to use Google -- Drive, Documents, Sheets, and Slides BONUS: Prior experience managing eCommerce and Web Experience projects helpful is a plus Prior experience working with eCommerce Platforms (e.g. Digital River, ScaleFast) is a plus Prior experience managing technical projects in an Agile framework using Scrum or Kanban processes and ticket management tools (e.g. JIRA, Trello) would be helpful but not required. PERSONALITY TRAITS WANTED: Be a self-starter and independently manage projects and processes Be an avid learner of new processes and systems Connect the dots at a strategic level to support cross-functional teams See the big picture and get granular with the details Lean in and learn new systems and processes Bring an open and curious mindset to everything you do Impeccable organizational skills Have an upbeat, can-do attitude and work well with creative and technical teams Team-player able to seamlessly partner with designers, marketing and engineering Strong change management and scheduling skills Proactive and solutions-oriented with a positive attitude to challenges Able to juggle conflicting priorities Be fun to work with!! Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a top electronic/entertainment company, is looking for a CG Editor for a 3 Month contract. As the CG Editor, you will be responsible for creating multiple CG assets to support cross-functional teams within marketing. You will be a key contributor to amplifying our product and brand globally. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: - Support the Marketing team on various projects, including planning and executing to deliver high-quality CG animation content. - Handle diverse project requests, requirements and initiatives from multiple stakeholders including Advertising Channel Marketing, Web, PR, Social, and Multimedia teams. SKILLS + EXPERIENCE: The ideal candidate has at least 4 years of experience in the CG industry practicing and perfecting their craft. Demo reel demonstrating strong product animation and lighting skillset. A strong understanding of motion design and 3D animation. A strong understanding of Cinema 4D, Keyshot, Adobe Photoshop, and After Effects. A solid understanding of lighting + texturing. Handle 3D assets applying animation, lighting. A good understanding of compositing is a plus. Proactive, with excellent problem solving and communication skills. Comfortable working in a rapidly changing environment. Working knowledge in Nuke is a plus. Working knowledge of simulation is a plus. BA/BS degree in related field required. Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search has a new opportunity with a big eCommerce client. This opportunity is for an Account Manager that can start immediately onsite at our client’s office in Salt Lake City, UT. In this role your responsibilities will revolve around project leadership and design, technical integration efforts, employment of merchant business requirements, and implementation of key brand site initiatives. If you’re interested, apply today! REESPONSIBILITIES Managing the relationship between external partners Developing new and existing relationships with stakeholders / teams that will enable our merchants to thrive within the brand ecosystem Analyze and communicate results including key performance metrics on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis Apply learnings to continually challenge the status quo to improve results Identify optimization opportunities and implement new workflows Account for the volatility of the online marketplace and identify early the impact of impending changes and enhancements relative to both the brand and seller business Assess and implement the key drivers associated with building a successful eBay selling strategy Partner with IAM peers and those on other seller focused teams to share best practices in order to accelerate innovation and collaborate on key initiatives QUALIFICATIONS Must have a Bachelor's degree or college diploma Must have at least 3 years of experience managing B2C selling or related business functions (eCommerce and seller facing B2C expertise strongly preferred) In-depth knowledge of selling best practices, including track record of communicating and implementing business solutions in support of seller growth and optimization Strong background in the tools and technology required to develop a healthy and sustainable brand business Demonstrated relationship management experience; developing partnership and trust - positioning self to influence and challenge complex businesses to adopt new, or improve existing, eCommerce strategy Analytical, proactive, problem-solver with insatiable curiosity Passionate about the marketplace and seller community; deep understanding of online seller and consumer behavior Excellent communication, problem-solving and decision-making skills Self-motivated and detail-oriented, with excellent people and time-management skills Ability to juggle multiple, competing, high priority projects - innate ability to identify creative solutions is key Strong analytical thinking, written, verbal and presentation skills Organized and proactive with strong attention to detail - ability to plan and prioritize Strong interpersonal/relationship building skills Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Global Ecommerce/Retail firm in Sunnyvale is seeking a Content/Tech Writer for a 3-6 month extendable contract engagement with the potential to extend or go perm. Help the Infrastructure team to write the network policies and standards as well as other technical documents. This person will closely work with the network and infrastructure teams to come up with the policies and standards based on the IT industry standard. The person should have 3+ years of tech writing experiences and familiar with IT industry tech document templates and tech writings; Have infrastructure or network background Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Technical Project Manager
Year-long contract opportunity for a Technical Project Manager in San Jose to join a Global Enterprise team. Daily Responsibility: Work with business and customer stakeholders to define program execution objectives, dependencies, outcomes, and requirements. Partner with internal and external teams to deliver on time and with the quality required. Able to work with Product Management and Technical PD Leaders to prioritize and adjust product project schedules appropriately Prioritize and define the scope to meet target initiative needs promptly given available resources. Negotiates the use of resources, budgets, schedules, scope creep. This includes creating and executing against the project plan, proactively mitigating risks, and managing the development and release life cycles from inception to production launch and post-production support. Develop, maintain, and distribute standard program/product management deliverables for the successful launch of new products and services, including an implementation plan, project schedule, project budget, and variances, dependency mapping, issues & action items log, meeting minutes, risk assessment and contingencies. Able to manage multiple products and interdependencies associated with the program. Identify technical impacts on the organization as they relate to business requirements. They define strategies, regularly participate in executive meetings to present their progress, and share project information with other professionals in their organization. Act as the link between technical teams (composed of programmers, engineers or marketing staff) and upper management. Must be prepared both to manage project resources, including staff, time-tables, equipment and financing, and to report progress and explain project situations to upper management Define and ensure adequate measurements and metrics for programs are current and supportive of decisions and critical path identification/prompt diagnosis. Confirm technical scope is in alignment with known metrics. Serve as the Delivery Owner (TPM) in Agile / SCRUM processes across program, initiatives, stakeholders, dependencies and portfolios; there’s little question about the purpose – getting stuff delivered. The role is not about discovery, and it’s not about coaching on the process; it’s all about getting stuff pushed live Manage each release through the launch process. Make sure the project meets deadlines and is completed within budget. Partner with technology, architects and infrastructure/network operations to identify areas in need of improvement to increase cycle time throughput, decrease churn rates, customer satisfaction, minimize team fatigue and decrease support/change/bug-fix requests. Coordinate multiple teams, programs/projects, initiatives as they align to a greater whole. Brings all things together in very large scale implementations that would otherwise be too difficult to implement and provide the "means" to which the work gets done by governance and policy. Understands physical infrastructure requirements (server, network, database) and manages procurement. Able to articulate complex product and technical aspects, attributes, functionalities, and dependencies of large scale programs across multiple domains and product areas. Act as a management level to help clear through disagreements, open issues and dependencies are resolved between cross-functional teams. Typically, some problems require high-level management support or even just the support of resource streams. Must work through these problems to make sure they are appropriately staffed and that open issues and roadblocks are quickly resolved. Identify technical impacts on the organization as they relate to business requirements. Spot systemic problems and rally the right team to tackle them. Good conceptual thinker to articulate business opportunities and technical solutions. Drive technical resolutions and cross-team product deliverables Define strategies, regularly participate in executive meetings to present their progress, and share project information with other professionals in their organization. Communicates product technical development schedules and status with other dependent programs and products. Attends program team meetings and able to communicate product/technical constraints and status to other teams. Propose solutions to technical constraints using their technical expertise and experience, as well as provide expertise for escalated quality problems, and anticipate bottlenecks in the development cycle working with their technical team, architects, leads and management. Able to make compromises to ensure successful execution. Ensure all business systems, IT systems, partner platforms, and networks are in place to support the offer and that the technical design accurately represents the requirements. Invents with technical program leads approaches to support architectural designs and solutions to enable the team to execute his/her plan of action. Understands the value of leveraging the latest technological advances. (Optimization of code, processor architecture, automation code coverage, etc.). Promote and champion an operational excellence culture. Job Requirements: 8+ years as a Technical Program Management or Product Management experience in a technology-oriented organization. 5+ years’ proven track record of successfully launching multi-dependent and complex technology products and services with geographically distributed teams in complex platform environments. Demonstrated ability to think creatively and strategically when implementing products and solving problems. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively with both technical and nontechnical individuals. Proficient in infrastructure, operations and IT data/application platform standards & technologies Preferred qualifications: BS/MS in Computer Science or related technical field PMP and SCRUM related certifications Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred but not necessary. Other professional management courses/certification a plus. Experience with Agile methodologies. Special remarks regarding the work environment. 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