Newsroom Engagement Manager

Sales Operations, LA

Newsroom Engagement Manager
 
Taboola is changing the way people around the world connect to content they may like and never knew existed. We now reach over 1B people and our personalization technology, including video generates over 350B monthly recommendations on Aol, MSN, USA Today, NBC, The Weather Channel and thousands of other sites. We're one of the fastest growing tech companies in the world, Headquartered in New York City, with offices in Los Angeles, London, Tel Aviv, New Delhi, Bangkok, São Paulo, Beijing, Shanghai and Tokyo.
Taboola is looking for a dedicated, experienced Newsroom Engagement Manager with editorial & site metrics experience to consult with and train editorial teams using Taboola Newsroom.  The Engagement Manager will serve as a strategic partner to editorial teams.
 
The Newsroom Engagement Manager will work with the Editorial teams at premium publishers to train, deploy and encourage use of Taboola’s Newsroom suite of analytics and insight tools.  The Engagement Manager will also work in close coordination with Account & Project Managers to support the sales, implementation and launch of the Taboola Newsroom product.  
Taboola employees are highly motivated, self-starters who thrive on achieving success after success for our clients. Taboola products are technically sophisticated but easy to use. They are leveraged by our Publisher clients to streamline and improve Editorial operations while also driving advertising and audience acquisition.
 
To be effective with Taboola's Newsroom, you need a strong background in digital news at a premium publisher. You need to be naturally inquisitive and excited about the editorial value our customers achieve with our products and services. We take pride in our professionalism, integrity, and ability to deliver real value to our customers. This is an exciting opportunity to play an important role in a very successful and rapidly growing company.
Responsibilities & Skills:

  • Establish strong relationships through ongoing conversations at all levels of the news organization and become a trusted advisor to senior editors.
  • Understand the publisher’s editorial objectives and map Taboola platform capabilities to the needs of the organization.
  • Provide ongoing training and consulting to editorial teams on audience development best practices using Taboola Newsroom.
  • Develop relationships at all levels across the editorial team, especially at the senior level.
  • Work closely with internal Taboola teams and communicate / advocate editorial needs internally to the Product Management team.
  • Manage the preparation and presentation of performance reports and market insights to partners to further support growth opportunities and recommendations.
  • Partner with the Publisher Account Team and Media to further drive value proposition for Publishers, and ensure customer satisfaction with Taboola platform and services.

 
Requirements:

  • BA/BS required
  • 7+ years of digital news experience.
  • A solid understanding of news operations, CMSes & site metrics, including the language & culture of the newsroom.
  • Outstanding communications and relationship management skills.
  • Strong analytic skills & experience, especially when it comes to how analytics are used by editors, producers and reporters to support decisions and actions.
  • High attention to detail, organized with strong communication skills.
  • Strong self-starter with the will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment and learn, learn, learn!
  • Demonstrate ability to communicate, train and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of an editorial organization.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict attention to detail.

 
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Technical Recruiter, HR Partner (part-time)

Human Resources, LA

Technical Recruiter, Human Resources Partner (Part-time)
Taboola is hiring a Talent Acquisition and Human Resources professional to join our growing DTLA office to lead recruiting efforts for our technical team and serve as an HR liaison to this office. This is a part-time opportunity, 20 – 30 hours per week onsite. We can be flexible with the days/hours, and this role will potentially grow into a full-time position in the future. This is a great opportunity to contribute to building an influential company and to serving an employee base of about 50 (and growing) with truly special culture.
The ideal candidate is extremely positive by nature, can maintain a high-touch with candidates and hiring teams to move the process along quickly, and a strong relationship builder.
RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide internal client service for hiring managers and employees with talent acquisition and Human Resources
  • Full lifecycle of recruitment: req approvals, recruitment process, recruitment strategy, sourcing and screening candidates, guiding candidates through the entire interview process to get them over the finish line.
  • Organize and attend job fairs and networking events.
  • Onboard new employees.
  • Act as the HR “go-to” for all FAQ about benefits, systems, etc.
  • Working closely in tandem with the US HR Director, you’ll serve as the first point of contact for all HR issues.

 
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience recruiting active and passive candidates within an agency or in-house recruiting function
  • Previous experience recruiting Software Engineers a MUST!
  • Human Resources experience highly desired
  • Experience doing both high volume and low volume/research sourcing
  • Consistent track record of converting outreach into high caliber hires
  • Experience using social media for sourcing/recruiting, building relationships and help contribute to an overall recruitment strategy/brand
  • High attention to detail and extremely organized
  • Highly independent and entrepreneurial by nature
  • Bachelor's Degree is strongly desired

Bonus Points for:  

  • Greenhouse experience
  • Experience with low-cost recruitment – read, no agency dependence!
  • Experience independently owning and tracking own sourcing metrics.
  • Startup Experience
  • Experience managing an international recruitment process is highly desired.

 
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Software Engineer (Frontend Team)

R&D, LA

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery platform, reaching 750M unique visitors and serving over 300 billion recommendations every month.
Publishers, marketers, and agencies use Taboola to retain users on their site, monetize their traffic and distribute their content to drive high quality audiences. Publishers using Taboola include USA Today, NYTimes, TMZ, Politico.com, BusinessInsider, CafeMom, Billboard.com, Fox Television, Weather.com, Examiner, and many more.
 You may have seen our tagline on many of our widgets out there -- Content You May Like.
 Taboola’s Engineering Team builds high-scale, web and mobile e-commerce applications that run non-stop around the globe. We work in small collaborative teams to architect massively scalable and reliable systems.
 As part of the Front End team you’ll create platform solutions that personalize Publisher pages. It helps if you know the common architecture of a distributed system and be able to build one, scale it up and fix any performance, scalability and reliability issues.
 
Responsibilities

    • Work on our frontend JavaScript platform to support billions of page views for hundreds of millions of unique users
    • You will develop web platforms, from page level to server side , supporting Taboola's personalization, monetization, and analytic products
    • Collaborate with the Product team on strategy and delivery of technology solutions.
    • Take technical requirements and create solutions accounting for server communication, data computation, DOM manipulation, and UI/UX feasibility

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of advanced Front End Development experience
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Proficient in web application development and writing JavaScript code
  • Experience with standard HTML/DOM, CSS and Cookies including JS manipulation
  • Experience with JQuery, AJAX, HTML5, CSS3, and frameworks like BootStrap, AngularJS, ReactJS, and NodeJS
  • Experience with building lightweight, efficient, cross browser and scalable platform side JavaScript
  • Understanding and experience of Object Oriented design and data structures usage
  • Working knowledge or previous experience of API creation, SQL, NoSQL is beneficial
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Senior Product Manager – Editorial

Product Management, LA

Taboola is one of fastest-growing global tech companies. Taboola Choice empowers hundreds of millions of people and thousands of publishers to personalize the Web. We enable publishers to drive editorial voice and brand safety while giving consumers the choice to personalize their content discovery experience. We engage over 1B online users, and deliver more than 300B content recommendations every month! As well as being one of the fastest growing Startups in Israel, we are also growing our world reach, with offices in NY, London, Tel Aviv, LA, Bangkok, New Delhi, Sao Paulo and more.
Taboola is looking for a Sr Product manager to lead its Editorial products. The Sr Product Manager will conceptualize, plan and drive to execution Taboola’s Editorial products, to secure and cement strategic relationships with editors across the globe, answering existing needs and predicting future ones.
Responsibilities:

  • Define the product strategy and roadmap for Taboola Editorial products, partnering with sales, account managers, business developments and clients worldwide.
  • Be a hands-on product manager – own and execute the full cycle of product development – from conception, in depth data analysis and writing specs, through close work with R&D and data scientists to ensure accurate execution and up to supervising version launches and following up on production and implementation issues.  
  • Work closely with sales and marketing teams as well as strategic clients to push new products and features to market as well as to analyze needs and implement new tools and products accordingly.

 Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in Product management.
  • Experience working in an online media company is mandatory. Experience working on editorial products is a plus.
  • BA/BsC in Computer Science, journalism, new media or equivalent.
  • Strong understanding of product development, UX, R&D development processes and business needs.
  • Experience working with remote teams – a plus
  • Manage a team of product managers, analysts and UX designers
  • Willingness to travel frequently (at least once every two months)
  • Strong analytic abilities, skilled in solving complex problems
  • Organized and methodical
  • Superb team player
  • Strong communication skills

 

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Media Sales Intern

Media Sales, LA

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery and distribution platform that now serves over 360 billion editorial and video recommendations to over 1 billion unique visitors every month. 
Publishers, marketers, and agencies leverage Taboola's platform to retain users on their sites, monetize their traffic, and distribute their content to drive high-quality audiences. Taboola's technology analyzes real-time user data (such as geography, device type, referral source, collaborative filtering, and social media trends) to predict the top handful of items a user may want to consume next. Taboola's partners include a wide network of top tier publisher sites, including: MSN, NBC Universal, USA TODAY, Business Insider, Bloomberg and The Weather Channel.
In this position, you’ll be working with our Sales Team, helping them find new media companies to bring into the Taboola family. If you’re driven, excited about the digital space, and ready to roll up your sleeves to pitch in, then we’re really excited to teach you what it takes to succeed!
  
Key Responsibilities:

  • Prospecting: Assist the sales team in finding leads and prospecting for promising. companies as well as sending out first touch point e-mails
  • Mapping and Organization of Salesforce
  • RFPs: Working closely with sales planners the interns will help create decks and proposals for brands and agencies
  • Research Projects: Market research of the competitive landscape and promising advertising verticals

 Requirements:

  • General interest in media sales / Adtech
  • Well versed with Microsoft Office specifically PowerPoint and Excel
  • Detail oriented, and well organized
  • The will and ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-evolving environment and learn, learn, learn!

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Backend Software Engineer, Big Data

R&D, LA

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery platform, reaching 750M unique visitors and serving over 300 billion recommendations every month.
Publishers, marketers, and agencies use Taboola to retain users on their site, monetize their traffic and distribute their content to drive high quality audiences. Publishers using Taboola include USA Today, NYTimes, TMZ, Politico.com, BusinessInsider, CafeMom, Billboard.com, Fox Television, Weather.com, Examiner, and many more.
 
You may have seen our tagline on many of our widgets out there -- Content You May Like.
 
Taboola’s Engineering Team builds high-scale, web and mobile e-commerce applications that run non-stop around the globe. We work in small collaborative teams to architect massively scalable and reliable systems. 
 
As part of our Los Angeles R&D team, you'll use a variety of technologies and development practices to build robust and scalable platforms. It helps if you know the common architecture of a distributed system and be able to build one, scale it up and fix any performance, scalability and reliability issues.
 
Responsibilities:

  • Various backend services to support billions of page views for hundreds of millions of unique users generating terabytes of data each day
  • Develop models, algorithms and serving infrastructure to support large-scale data-mining and machine learning systems
  • You will work closely with our Product team to reach optimal technology solutions
  • Drive the performance of backend applications for realtime processing of data

 Requirements:

  • BS/Master in computer science or equivalent
  • 5 or more years of experience writing Java code
  • Strong understanding on database concepts
  • Experience with any of the following:  Python, Scala, Spring Framework, Hadoop, Apache Spark, Google Big Query, Cassandra
  • You should have experience with version control systems such as Git, CVS or Subversion
  • Good understanding of backend integration concepts and technologies such as web services, messaging, ESB and securities
  • Proficient at dealing with data and comfortable writing data manipulation applications 
  • You should have strong analytical skills analyzing data and building models and algorithms  

 
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Frontend Engineer

R&D, LA

Taboola is widely recognized as the world’s leading content discovery platform, reaching 750M unique visitors and serving over 300 billion recommendations every month.
Publishers, marketers, and agencies use Taboola to retain users on their site, monetize their traffic and distribute their content to drive high quality audiences. Publishers using Taboola include USA Today, NYTimes, TMZ, Politico.com, BusinessInsider, CafeMom, Billboard.com, Fox Television, Weather.com, Examiner, and many more.
 
You may have seen our tagline on many of our widgets out there -- Content You May Like.
 
Taboola’s Engineering Team builds high-scale, web and mobile e-commerce applications that run non-stop around the globe. We work in small collaborative teams to architect massively scalable and reliable systems. 
 

As part of the Front End team you’ll create platform solutions that personalize Publisher pages. It helps if you know the common architecture of a distributed system and be able to build one, scale it up and fix any performance, scalability and reliability issues.

Responsibilities

  • Work on our frontend JavaScript platform to support billions of page views for hundreds of millions of unique users
  • You will develop web platforms, from page level to server side , supporting Taboola's personalization, monetization, and analytic products
  • Collaborate with the Product team on strategy and delivery of technology solutions.
  • Take technical requirements and create solutions accounting for server communication, data computation, DOM manipulation, and UI/UX feasibility

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of advanced Front End Development experience
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Proficient in web application development and writing JavaScript code
  • Experience with standard HTML/DOM, CSS and Cookies including JS manipulation
  • Experience with JQuery, AJAX, HTML5, CSS3, and frameworks like BootStrap, AngularJS, ReactJS, and NodeJS
  • Experience with building lightweight, efficient, cross browser and scalable platform side JavaScript
  • Understanding and experience of Object Oriented design and data structures usage 
  • Working knowledge or previous experience of API creation, SQL, NoSQL is beneficial 

 
 
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