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Each month, we post interesting Bay Area SEO Jobs submitted by our members. If you know of a great SEO job in San Francisco, the East Bay, Marin or the South Bay, let us know:

Job TitleCompanyLocationRemote Ok?DescriptionSalaryPosted Date
Head of SEO SEM MarketingHire Level (Retained Search)San Francisco, CANoOur client is a thriving fully Funded Fintech Startup in San Francisco. Backed by an all-star lineup of investors and founded and is led by Stanford entrepreneurs with years of experience in Technology, Finance and Healthcare industry's. They are small and ready to attack a billion dollar financial market. They are looking for a person to join their small team and lead and drive all SEO and Digital marketing to build and create brand awareness.

About the Role
We are obsessed with making sure that people can find us when they are looking for the products, tools, and advice that we offer and they need.

This role will report to the Head of Growth and will be responsible for taking our SEO efforts to the next level. You will be supported with whatever resources you need to get the job done. We are a growth focused company with a bias towards action.
Key Responsibilities

Lead SEO strategy, planning, execution, optimization, measurement, and reporting
Keyword Analysis and Planning - You will be responsible for creating a systematic and scalable keyword plan
Content Marketing - You will own a content machine that creates exactly what our customers are looking for
Link Building - You will be responsible for our link building machine that combines great content, creative tactics, and all out hustle.
Qualifications

5+ years experience doing search engine optimization in a fast paced environment
Proven track record of moving keywords to the top of page 1 in competitive landscapes
Deep experience in content creation (writing) and publishing
Analytical mindset
Strong work ethic
You learn fast, work independently, and get things done
Interest in producing videos, graphics, and podcasts
More?

Perks: Health, dental, commuter, 401k benefits
Compensation: Competitive salary and equity package, varies with experience

See listing on the Web here:
http://hirelevelsearch.com/current-openings/?postid=imVA3n7VMjQ
8/09/18
SENIOR SEO MANAGERBOLDSan Francisco, CABOLD is an established and fast-growing technology company that transforms work lives. Since 2005, BOLD has delivered award-winning career services that have a meaningful and positive impact on job seekers and employers. BOLD’s robust product line includes a professional resume and cover letter writing services, scientifically validated career tests, and employer tools that help companies hire, onboard, and communicate with their staff.

DEPARTMENT SUMMARY

The SEO team at BOLD is responsible for driving organic traffic to our domains. In this role, you'll be working closely with the rest of the team and other departments to implement SEO best practices.

POSITION SUMMARY

The candidate should have a strong understanding of Web 2.0 properties and best practices for major search engines. You will be helping create KPIs and working with the product, engineering, and the rest of the SEO team to ensure best practices. If you have solid SEO technical skills, great analytical skills and can collaborate in a team environment, apply today.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Lead our expanding SEO team
Manage our core web properties in regards to SEO
Work closely with global engineering and product teams to ensure consistency in SEO strategy and implementation across multiple global properties
Driving commercial success in our target market segments
Developing and continually reassessing a set of strategies to drive growth across key segments
Work with Engineering Team in India & Puerto Rico to implement complicated SEO Strategies
Directly interface with Head of Acquisitions to lay out projects and roadmaps, specifically in emerging markets
Creation of meaningful KPIs and reports to be delivered daily, weekly and monthly to internal team and executives
Manage link building opportunities for new properties and leverage existing properties for SEO


REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Previous experience managing an SEO team
5-6+ years of relevant direct response SEO experience with an international brand with proven growth strategies
Strong working knowledge of programming languages and web technologies including HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, AJAX, RSS and others
Experience creating new SEO properties for international markets with a focus on traffic acquisitions
Experience in building links and acquiring domains globally
Solid analytical skills with key performance metrics is a must, with an understanding of Google Analytics, Google/Bing Webmaster Tools
Ability to perform competitive analysis for different markets globally
Strong proponent of best practices, semantics, and optimization/performance for the web; thorough knowledge of search ranking factors and updates to ranking algorithms


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Familiarity with structured data e.g. Schema.org’s microformat, Open Graph, and microdata schemas a strong plus
Candidate should be easy to work with self-starter who is equally comfortable collaborating in a team environment
Previous work experience in the Career and Job Space


ABOUT BOLD:

BOLD is a fast-paced, innovative company full of smart, committed people, who are passionate about our products and love helping people find the career of their dreams. We balance work and fun while continuing to build a successful, fast-growing company that is changing the way people get jobs.

Our vision is to revolutionize the online career world by creating transformational products that help people find the careers they love and reach their full potential.

BOLD is an equal opportunity employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance.

https://www.bold.com/job-description/senior-seo-manager/
7/24/2018
SEO ASSOCIATEBOLDSan Francisco, CABOLD is an established and fast-growing technology company that transforms work lives. Since 2005, BOLD has delivered award-winning career services that have a meaningful and positive impact on job seekers and employers. BOLD’s robust product line includes a professional resume and cover letter writing services, scientifically validated career tests, and employer tools that help companies hire, onboard, and communicate with their staff.

DEPARTMENT SUMMARY: The SEO team at BOLD is responsible for driving organic traffic to our domains. In this role, you'll be working closely with the rest of the team and other departments to implement SEO best practices.

POSITION SUMMARY: The SEO Associate is an entry-level position for a motivated and very detail-oriented person. We are looking for someone who knows how to efficiently manage his or her time and can work well within a team environment.

REQUIRED RESPONSIBILITIES:

Execute search engine optimization tactics, including ongoing evaluation of keywords, content and metadata, campaign performance tracking, and link building
Create a content strategy for newly acquired property in conjunction with Content Manager and Marketing partners
Perform ongoing keyword discovery, expansion, and optimization
Conversion-focused analysis and planning of site strategy
Follow compliance guidelines specific to vertical market(s), and avoid black hat techniques that would adversely impact customer websites
Continually evaluate and improve the effectiveness of campaigns through keyword ranking, geo-targeting, conversion rates, search engine referrals, site traffic and backlinks
Present substantiated recommendations for changes that have a direct bearing on results.
Perform best practices for departmental procedures that facilitate workflow, intra- and inter-departmental communication, tracking and reporting of KPIs
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's degree in a related field (e.g., Marketing, Internet Marketing, Website Development, Digital Media, Statistics)
1-2 years’ experience in an SEO role
Good knowledge of web-based applications and common Internet protocols and conventions (web browsers, email, HTTP, FTP)
Intermediate knowledge of web display languages (i.e., HTML, CSS), Microsoft Office applications (i.e., Word, Excel) and statistical analysis
Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate articulately both verbally and in writing
Prioritize needs of self, others and organization, contribute to an enjoyable and supportive work atmosphere
Able to work well in a fast paced environment – the SEO world is rarely static and the industry is very competitive
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience with pay per click advertising strategies
Familiarity with Analytics programs
Foreign Latin language such as French, Italian, Spanish
Knowledge of web development techniques and technologies as well as databases (e.g., XML, JavaScript, Velocity, MySQL)
Strong understanding of Microsoft Excel
ABOUT BOLD:

BOLD is a fast-paced, innovative company full of smart, committed people who are passionate about our products and love helping people find the career of their dreams. We balance work and fun while continuing to build a successful, fast-growing company that is changing the way people get jobs.

Our vision is to revolutionize the online career world by creating transformational products that help people find the careers they love and reach their full potential.

BOLD is an equal opportunity employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

Qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for the position in accordance with San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance.

https://www.bold.com/job-description/seo-associate-3/
7/24/2018
SEO ManagerCredit KarmaSan Francisco, CAReporting to the Director of SEO, this position will assist the broader Search team to assess risk, optimize existing content and identify new SEO opportunities/capabilities across the suite of Credit Karma products. The ideal candidate will be a data-driven self-starter who has a thirst for knowledge. This role will execute both current and new SEO tactics to drive year-over-year growth of the natural search channel as a whole. The SEO Manager should be able to make quick data driven decisions, creatively think outside the box, and multi-task multiple projects. One must also effectively balance the technical needs of search engine bots with the functional needs of our human users. Are you ready to help CK grow beyond 100 million members? Drop us a line!

https://www.creditkarma.com/careers/jobs/marketing/seo-manager
8/8/2018
SEO Marketing, Team LeadAtlassianSan Francisco, CANoAtlassian is looking for a Senior SEO Marketing Manager to join the Performance Marketing team. In this role you'll have an opportunity to directly impact the growth of the #1 software development tool in the world. You are responsible for new product and feature launches, identifying areas of unexplored growth and opportunities.

Reporting to the Head of Performance Marketing, you will be at the forefront of Atlassian's product marketing efforts and responsible for high visibility work that will be consumed by millions of active users. This is a career defining opportunity to work on a product that is known by every software engineer in the world.

https://www.atlassian.com/company/careers/detail/51cc64e0-9ab1-4dc6-b975-4477a80fbff0
7/31/2018
Technical SEO/PM LeadZumperSan Francisco, CAWe're looking for an experienced technical SEO PM to take ownership of SEO initiatives and performance. In this role you will have a huge impact on Zumper’s bottom line and have resources to do optimization at large scale, growing the reach of the Zumper and PadMapper brands to be the go-to sites for apartment rentals.

You focus on the customer, are numbers-focused, amazing with data, and have a strong desire to win. You will be responsible for growing our SEO footprint on desktop and mobile, optimizing revenue, and defining strategy for continued growth and improvement.

https://jobs.lever.co/zumper/72375602-9b99-405e-9e41-756de0c96d3e
7/31/2018
SEO ManagerSilver PeakSanta Clara, CAWe are looking for a dynamic SEO Manager to optimize content for Organic Search growth. You will be a key part of the Demand Generation team and will help translate business goals into SEO strategies. You will drive and execute SEO initiatives including: technical on-page optimization, keyword management & analysis and content strategy recommendations for key stakeholders. You will be the go-to resource for integrating SEO best practices into all marketing initiatives and report on the success of the organic channel.

You will report to the Senior Digital Marketing Manager.

Contact hjones@avaloncareers.com to apply.
7/16/2018
SEO ManagerIntelliswift SoftwareFremont, CAWe are seeking an industry leading SEO Manager passionate about all aspects of Search Engine Optimization (SEO). https://job-openings.monster.com/SEO-Manager-Fremont-CA-US-Intelliswift-Software/11/197412888
6/22/2018
Senior SEO ManagerStyle SeatSan Francisco, CAStyleSeat is looking for an experienced Senior SEO Manager to lead our existing SEO program that already generates large scale traffic and user growth. This high visibility role reports directly to the Head of Growth and is responsible for creating and executing against an SEO roadmap that leverages content, inbound link building, and technical initiatives to drive traffic and user acquisition at very large scale. The ideal candidate will have extensive SEO experience with particularly deep knowledge of technical SEO best practices. He or she will have demonstrated a track record of leading cross functional efforts to drive SEO at scale in a B2C e-commerce, SaaS or similar business. http://static.styleseat.com/jobs/index.html?bzid=8cdc79df833b7/3/2018
Head of SEOUpworkSan Francisco, CA or Mountain View, CANoRun SEO for all of Upwork

https://jobs.lever.co/upwork/7fa010ef-0b46-44df-9f11-f9b6cd4184d9
6/28/18
SEO ManagerSilver PeakSanta Clara, CANoOur SEO Manager will be "hands on" and an individual contributor. Our compensation includes generous salary, bonus, stock options, and comprehensive benefits including a matching 401K plan. Our role is a full time staff position onsite in Santa Clara.

http://jobs.jobvite.com/careers/silver-peak/job/oCjf7fw1?__jvst=Employee&__jvsd=sRLIxhwD&__jvsc=SocialNetwork&bid=nnqUhFw8
6/28/2018
SEO LeadMason FinanceSan Francisco, CANoWe are obsessed with making sure that people can find us when they are looking for the products, tools, and advice that we offer and they need. This role will report to the Head of Growth and will be responsible for taking our SEO efforts to the next level. You will be supported with whatever resources you need to get the job done. We are a growth focused company with a bias towards action.

https://jobs.lever.co/masonfinance/710f0199-34c0-4a0c-ac1d-7636ce38b0ff
6/28/2018
Demand Generation ManagerAlexa.comSan Francisco, CAWe are looking for a creative, analytical, data-driven, results-oriented Demand Generation Manager to own SEO, SEM, and paid marketing efforts to drive awareness and new customer acquisition for Alexa.com. You will also contribute to social, content, email, and influencer marketing programs. As a member of our small team, you’ll have an opportunity to have direct and measurable impact on the growth of our business.

https://www.amazon.jobs/en/jobs/649717/demand-generation-manager
6/27/2018
SEO SpecialistFirebrandSan Francisco, CAWe’re looking for an SEO specialist combining technical know-how, an analytical approach and the creativity to create great search programs. You’ll help drive the SEO roadmap and be responsible for campaign implementation. Most of our campaigns are integrated across PR, social media, demand gen and digital marketing so you’ll get plenty of exposure to other disciplines.

https://www.firebrand.marketing/join-seo/
6/14/2018
Senior SEO ManagerSquareSan Francisco, CASquare is looking for a bright, highly motivated, strategic and experienced Sr. SEO Manager to join our growing Marketing team. This is a highly visible role that requires you to be resourceful, creative and persistent to make Square an SEO-first company.

This role will be responsible for crafting and executing our SEO roadmap--working to identify key opportunities, ensure strong performance for core products and initiatives, and oversee all technical SEO programs and requirements. Candidates should have extensive SEO experience, with a proven ability to unify cross-functional teams to drive sustainable, exponential organic growth.

This is a position for someone who is obsessed with SEO and wants to reshape the definition of “industry best practices.” The right candidate thrives in a fast-paced dynamic environment, possesses strong communication skills and is quick to take initiative.

You Will:

Drive high-volume organic search growth

Own and evolve Square’s site architecture, navigation and multiple properties to drive organic growth and preserve positive user experiences

Lead all technical SEO projects and own related technical requirements for product and marketing initiatives

Develop large-scale programs to grow our SEO practice and drive core business metrics

Identify and implement forward-facing opportunities and tactics that exponentially grow our search visibility

Oversee SEO best practices and adoption by core cross-functional teams, including content marketing, engineering, creative, Product Marketing teams

Work to provide leadership, strategic insights and feedback to other SEO team members

Monitor Organic Search performance of Square and top competitor sites

Partner with our marketing analyst to create and deliver recurring SEO performance reports, provide actionable insights for senior executives and stakeholders, collaborate on quarterly progress reviews and forecasts

Develop A/B testing strategy for our overarching SEO practices

Collaborate with the broader SEO team to elevate the practice and seen as industry best-in-class

Link to application: https://www.smartrecruiters.com/Square/743999667033116
5/2/2018
Senior Manager/Director, SEO (Product)NerdWalletSan Francisco, CANerdWallet’s mission is to provide clarity for all of life’s financial decisions. The Content Experiences & Platform team is a core product group in NerdWallet, developing our content templates, data structure, and CMS, and setting the standards of excellence in driving content search discoverability, traffic and usage. We are seeking a knowledgeable, methodical, and driven SEO leader to join our team and to further NerdWallet’s domain presence.

The successful candidate will refresh and direct our strategy for growing NerdWallet’s visibility in search to ensure that customers can easily find the authoritative information and tools that NerdWallet offers across all our personal finance offerings. The candidate will also help expand the overall reach of NerdWallet’s offerings and brand, the results of which are measured through improvements in traffic, engagement, and revenue.

The Director of SEO works with all major functions – Product, Engineering, Design, Content, Marketing, PR and Analytics – developing scalable platform, data and design requirements, content strategies and SEO best practices. The position is based in San Francisco and will report into the Head of Content Products.

Link to application: https://www.nerdwallet.com/careers/job?gh_jid=944250
4/21/2018
SEO Senior Expert for B2BAlibabaSan Francisco, CA or Globalwhat will you do?

drive search engine organic traffic growth globally.
build and manage the SEO team based in China
competitors analysis of keyword rankings, traffic sources, seo strategies etc.
large sacle of ongoing keyword discovering and evaluation research.
data proven effective onsite and offsite optimization strategies with deep analytics.

whom are we looking for?

over 3 years of large scale e-commerce website SEO exprience with significant successful cases.
solid understanding of search engine(google,yandex,bing) ranking factors.
up-to-date with the latest search engine features and SEO best practices.
excellent verbal and written skills in English.
Chinese speaking & writing is a plus.
strong organizational and task management skills.
experience with multivariate A/B experiments is a plus.

Link to application: https://gist.github.com/seoaqua/a7f7d0f1346c5185c6d25853b238324a
4/21/2018
Senior SEO ManagerMotavaSan Jose, CAYesThis position is available on a contract basis (with no specific end date) or full-time, salary-based position. Being local and able to work from our San Jose office is desired, and should be considered a requirement. However, we will consider all applicants and invest as required for top talent.

You’ll be responsible for planning and executing campaign strategies (a very vague description so far, yes) for our clients. This position would be ideal for someone with extensive prior SEO experience.

Below is a list of responsibilities we need (primary) and responsibilities that would be helpful (secondary). You’ll be working on multiple projects at any given time so time management and being self-driven is a must.

The ideal candidate for this position is a technical person with extensive SEO experience and proven results.

You will be tested on this during the interview process!

Primary Responsibilities

Create digital strategy with other team members
Assist with or create website audits
Perform keyword research
Perform competitive analyses
Find new link building opportunities
Develop new relationships for link building
Technical SEO basics (intimate knowledge of, ability to research & test execution; not necessarily needed to execute technical SEO changes)
Generate & analyze analytics / reporting data
Critical comprehension and attention to detail – the first sentence of your application should tell us something fun about yourself – a hobby or interesting fact.


Link to application: https://www.motava.com/careers/senior-seo-manager/
4/6/2018