#176094

Content Curator & Programmer

Location:
Menlo Park, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE + Benefits
Start date:
ASAP
Date:
01/11/2022

Job Description:

This company's Platform Programming team is seeking a Content Curator & Programmer to select, evangelize, and program apps, games, and entertainment content for VR products and merchandising surfaces. The role entails creative copywriting and the reviewing, selecting, and scheduling of immersive content with the explicit goal of increasing customer engagement and brand affinity. This role requires strong organizational and curatorial skills, as well as a creative mindset.

Responsibilities:

  • Craft engaging user-focused copy for various editorial programs and initiatives, including promotional materials, emails, notifications, and merchandising platforms
  • Perform curation and scheduling functions for immersive content, including games, apps, and entertainment
  • Support ideation of new editorial programs and inventory in accordance with ever-shifting priorities and goals
  • Use a combination of editorial insights, as well as data and analytics, to inform content curation, scheduling strategy, and program ideation
  • Support real-time programming changes to refresh and/or adjust content quickly to ensure priority content discovery
  • Triage systems and communication issues and problem solve with XFN stakeholders

Requirements:

  • 3-5 years of professional writing/editing experience at an established website, magazine, or marketplace.
  • Must be a self-starter who can independently prioritize projects and thrive in a deadline-driven environment. A strong work ethic and strict attention to detail will be keys to success in this role.
  • Experience working with content and asset management systems and troubleshooting related tools.
  • Experience documenting and communicating processes, workflows, and schedules to XFN teams.
  • Experience driving processes independently and pushing projects to completion under strict deadlines.

Preferred Experience:

  • An understanding and deep appreciation of game culture, entertainment trends, and the games industry as a whole
  • Bachelor's degree. Journalism or English concentration is a plus, but other degrees/educational background, plus relevant work experience, will be considered
  • Extensive experience with immersive technology, app store marketplaces, and other platforms
  • Experience with proprietary tooling, CMS, CRM, Photoshop, and email marketing strategies and related systems

Client Description:

Based in Menlo Park, California, this top social media company builds technologies that help people connect. Their mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together.

With a culture of constantly iterating, solving problems and working together to connect people all over the world, it’s important that their workforce reflects the diversity of the people they serve. Hiring people with different backgrounds and points of view helps make better decisions, build better products and create better experiences for everyone.

Working here, you’ll:
• Be part of their mission of community building
• Work on the most visible apps and services in the social media industry
• Work in an Agile environment, in constant iteration and problem-solving mode
• Have a hand in developing products that empower more than 3 billion people around the world to share ideas, offer support and make a difference

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.