Data Scientist

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Data Scientist

Sightly is in an exciting stage of expansive growth! We deliver transparent, effective, and brand-safe ad campaigns that drive outcomes on the world’s largest video platform.

We are looking for an experienced Data Scientist to join our team! This role will work on the Data Science and Analytics team developing machine learning models, data science products and derived metrics that help us stay competitive across our advertising platforms.

Sightly is an equal opportunity employer.

DUTIES INCLUDE

  • Gathering and analyzing unique ad placement and performance data
  • Generating insights based on our ad placements and performance
  • Building heuristics and models that allow us to quickly optimize ad campaigns
  • Understanding and communicating data requirements for the purpose of product development
  • Communicating results with key stakeholders across internal business units and external clients

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • 2-3 years experience as a Data Scientist building machine learning models and analyzing data
  • Bachelor’s degree or better in a quantitative field (computer science, engineering, mathematics, statistics, economics, etc.)
  • Excellent experience with a modern data science programming toolset (Python, Jupyter or similar notebook environment, PyTorch/Tensorflow or similar machine learning framework)
  • Excellent data intuition and analytical skills (understanding and identifying sources of bias, able to derive insight from unstructured data)
  • Good understanding of modern machine learning algorithms (tree models, SVM, deep learning)
  • Good experience with feature engineering 
  • Good relational database experience (PostgreSQL or similar)
  • Some experience developing software services for machine learning models, especially REST APIs (FastAPI or Flask preferred)
  • Familiarity with and experience using git or similar code versioning software 
  • Eagerness to learn new technologies and follow industry best practices in an ever-evolving field
  • Able to communicate complex data science concepts to non-technical audiences

NICE TO HAVE

  • Snowflake data warehouse experience
  • Docker/Kubernetes or similar containerization experience
  • Masters degree in a quantitative (computer science, engineering, etc.) field
  • Experience deploying and updating machine learning models to a production environment
  • Experience utilizing state of the art machine learning methods for natural language processing, video semantic segmentation, clustering, etc.

ABOUT SIGHTLY

Sightly is a high-performance media services and technology company that uses data science and analytics to deliver unrivaled business outcomes and client service.

We’re smart, agile digital media experts, bolstered by strong partnerships and innovative tools. We’re people of all ages, backgrounds and personalities who share the same ambitions to make a difference for customers, build innovative solutions and have fun doing it. If you’re ready to join a team that works hard, plays hard and loves to win, then we want to hear from you.

If this sounds like fun, send us your resume and cover letter!

Senior Account Manager/Account Manager

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Senior Account Manager /
Account Manager

Sightly is in an exciting stage of expansive growth! The company has built its success by driving clients’ media objectives through tangible results. We are experts in strategic planning, execution, optimizations, and insightful reporting that provide actionable learnings for our clients.

Sightly is doubling down on outcome-based solutions with new products and offerings that are unique in the market and will bring our clients’ approach to media and activation to the next level!

Our work environment is fast-paced and entrepreneurial, and we are hyper focused on delivering exceptional results for our customers. We’re looking for a Senior Account Manager / Account Manager (determined by experience and capabilities) with this same energy and drive to lead day to day client communications and help ensure that we exceed their expectations.

This is a full-time position based in NYC. It’s an opportunity to join a company with an amazing culture based on collaboration, unified goals, and entrepreneurial spirit!

Sightly is an equal opportunity employer.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • In conjunction with the sales team, build, nurture, and grow relationships with agencies and direct clients to maintain and grow business
  • Act as main point of contact for all client day-to-day account needs to ensure that all of their needs are understood and effectively addressed
  • Collaborate with sales and performance managers for seamless transition from pre-sale through kick off and activation, including spearheading client kickoff meetings, communicating effectively and comprehensively client KPIs and campaign details to performance management, and liaising with internal teams for any custom creative development and passthrough of assets, tags, etc.
  • Deliver reporting complete with insightful storytelling and supporting data throughout campaign
  • Work with performance managers to identity optimization opportunities to exceed performance expectations and showcase Sightly’s hands-on approach to campaign management
  • Work with sales to identify and position upsell and cross-sell opportunities
  • Communicate all billing details to finance department so that finance can issue invoices in a timely and accurate manner
  • Collaborate with various internal departments to both meet all clients’ needs and shape Sightly’s trajectory as we adapt and evolve to the changing marketplace
  • Promote account management team success through collaboration, knowledge sharing, and overall good vibes!
  • Promote company success through collaboration, an openness to new ideas, and a willingness to share your own!

WHAT YOU’LL BRING TO THE TABLE

  • High integrity, smarts and dedication. We are looking for uncommonly strong account management professionals with a highly collaborative, value-driven, honest, and direct approach to delivering customer success.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills. Ability to guide with confidence and understanding, and strategically handle objections and resolve customer issues.
  • Proactivity to anticipate client needs, along with a solutions-oriented attitude to employ solutions that clients feel great about
  • Ability to engage with data and provide exceptional storytelling and actionable go-forward recommendations
  • Three+ years of brand/agency experience, with a proven track record in meeting and exceeding customer success metrics, goals and customer growth.
  • Top notch organizational, people and time management skills
  • Desire to succeed in a fast-paced environment with dynamic needs and deadlines
  • A collaborative spirit that can adapt with a highly dynamic company (That’s what makes it fun!)

ABOUT SIGHTLY

Sightly is a high-performance media services and technology company, with a focus on data science and analytics, that delivers unrivaled business outcomes and client service.

We’re smart, agile digital media experts, bolstered by strong partnerships and innovative tools. We’re people of all ages, backgrounds and personalities who share the same ambitions to make a difference for customers, build innovative solutions and have fun doing it. If you’re ready to join a team that works hard, plays hard and loves to win, then we want to hear from you.

If this sounds like fun, send us your resume and cover letter!

Manager, Business Development & Partnerships

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Manager, Business Development
& Partnerships

Sightly has seen great success over the past several years being experts in the products that it brings to market. The organization takes pride in being deep industry knowledge experts, having graceful business partnership savviness, and a high integrity culture.

We are looking for a media technology industry expert that will play a major role in the future of the company and has the ability to interface with a wide variety of teams and stakeholders.

In this role, you will be a Sightly product expert, working to drive the education and adoption of our offerings. You will be focused on the details while finding ways to address the biggest challenges happening in the media industry. You are an educator with a passion for thought leadership and problem solving.

This is a full-time position that sits within the Business Development team, reporting to the VP of Business Development & Partnerships. While our company continues to work remotely for the foreseeable future, this position is based in Sightly’s NYC office.

As the Manager, Business Development & Partnerships at Sightly, you will:

  • Work closely with current and prospective media and measurement partners to understand the latest offerings and implications to Sightly’s business

  • This role will lead communication with measurement partners and identify growth opportunities for Sightly in the digital measurement space

  • Design and deliver media industry training seminars for internal teams and external clients

  • Build learning strategies that will enhance product knowledge, including the creation of Sightly collateral

  • Opportunity to create unique onboarding experiences for new employees, effectively communicating Sightly’s offerings, vision and culture

  • Identify and communicate key insights as it relates to industry trends and core partner updates

  • Partner across a variety of teams including Account Management, Performance Management, Strategy and Data Science to further understand alpha/beta products, measurement solutions and implications related to the buying platforms

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years experience in digital advertising preferably in Partnerships, Client Solutions, Training, Marketing or Operations functions

  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously with cross-functional teams while being flexible and responsive to dynamic situations and changing priorities

  • You are a strong and effective communicator

  • Experience successfully developing and presenting educational material

  • Deep knowledge of the digital advertising ecosystem and measurement of digital advertising

  • Experience working with/understanding of the YouTube ecosystem and buying platforms (Google Ads and DV360)

  • Inherently curious and excited to learn about new offerings and technologies in market

  • Ability to develop a perspective, influence and gather people around shared goals

  • A can-do, positive attitude and a strong desire to get things done

If this sounds like you, send us your resume and cover letter!

Lead Software Engineer

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Lead Software Engineer

At Sightly, we deliver transparent, effective, and brand-safe campaigns that drive outcomes on the world’s largest video platform. We are looking for a Lead Software Engineer to join our team! Our current tech stack utilizes Vue.js on the front end, node.js/express.js on the back end, various integration suites written in C# / .Net Core and Java, and a Postgres database. We are also onboarding SnowFlake.

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE

  • Architecture/Design for new features
  • Managing Azure infrastructure
  • Designing DevOps processes and building CI/CD pipelines
  • Mentoring other team members
  • Reviewing code/merge requests
  • Developing new features

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • 5-8 Years’ experience as a Full Stack Software Engineer
  • Modern front-end framework (Angular, Vue.js, React)
  • Back-end technologies (Node.js/express.js, .Net Core)
  • Relational Databases (PostgreSql or equivalent) or Snowflake
  • Git
  • Experience working on an Agile team

Nice to have

  • Ad tech or related experience
  • Azure / DevOps experience
  • Python knowledge
  • Previous leadership experience
  • BS in Computer Science or related field
  • Test automation suites

    If this sounds like fun, send us your resume and cover letter!

    Associate Director of Product Marketing

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    Associate Director of Product Marketing

    Sightly has seen great success over the past several years being experts in the products that it brings to market. The organization takes pride in being deep industry knowledge experts, having graceful business partnership savviness, and a high integrity culture.

    We are looking for a media technology industry expert that will play a major role in the future of the company who has the ability to interface with internal product teams and the go-to-market strategy.

    This role of Product Marketing will be an expert on the company’s products and its benefit to users, to develop effective marketing strategy narratives derived from these solutions, and work with other departments to understand how the products work and are evolving.

    The Associate Director of Product Marketing at Sightly will be responsible for knowledge extraction and producing marketing collateral for internal and external audiences. As Sightly builds new solutions for the marketplace, this role will be a central hub of the nuances of how the solutions work and their applications to drive outcomes for customers.

    This is a full-time position that sits within the Business Development and Marketing Strategy team and is based in NYC.

    As the Associate Director of Product Marketing at Sightly, you will:

    • Strategize and create product messaging that creates compelling storylines for potential and existing customers
    • Lead strategic positioning of new products and how they fit into the overall marketplace
    • Be an individual contributor and excellent collaborator within their immediate team as well as the larger organization
    • Source and evaluate new partnership opportunities and manage their vetting
    • Work with leadership to define and refine partnership deal structures
    • Maintain active conversations with partners through regular and consistent engagement, demonstrating market knowledge and industry expertise
    • Understand where leading technology platforms like Google fit into the broader technology space and how the various entities throughout the media supply chain interact with one another
    • Be an advocate for new product offerings internally and externally
    • Develop go-to-market strategy and value proposition product marketing collateral of new products in conjunction with existing offerings
    • Identify opportunities in the customer growth journey by collaborating with other client facing departments
    • Understand market and competitive landscape and prioritize, distill, and surface market intelligence to help identify long-term opportunities based on the strategic view of market direction

    SKILLS ReQUIRED

    • Must possess self-awareness and strong sense of curiosity with a drive to execute
    • A passion for ad tech and the internet
    • Deep knowledge of the digital advertising ecosystem and mechanics
    • In-depth understanding of the programmatic ecosystem and relevant facets including data, yield optimization, mediation, trading desks, ad exchanges, DSPs/SSPs, and DMPs
    • Grasp of the video ecosystem, including CTV, OTT, Video Players, and Video Ad Servers
    • Previous experience with a Video platform is a plus
    • Previous experience with YouTube is a plus
    • Excellent verbal and writing communication skills and a great storyteller
    • Ability to present persuasive arguments to support recommendations internally and externally
    • Excellent negotiation skills with a proven track record of building and growing partnerships
    • Strong interpersonal skills necessary to interact with clients, management, and peers
    • Excellent troubleshooting, analytical, and problem-solving abilities, along with an ability to collaborate cross-functionally
    • Generally have a minimum 5+ years with a leading ad tech company or at a media agency showing increased responsibility over time
    • Sense of humor
    • Flexibility in sometimes ambiguous and changing environments

    If this sounds like fun, send us your resume and cover letter!