CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
Market Research Analyst - Bannockburn, IL
Job Description

Gamma Partners, LLC, an interactive marketing agency, is looking for an experienced market research analyst for our growing analytics and insights practice. The successful candidate will support the search needs of Gamma Partners and its clients by carrying out the responsibilities outlined below.

Monitor and forecast trends in business practices. Measure the effectiveness of business information and provide geographical analysis. Devise and evaluate methods of data collection, analyze data using market strategies. Convert complex data and findings into understandable tables, graphs and reports.

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • MS in Marketing Analytics and Communications, Business Administration or Economics
  • Two year experience as Market Research Analyst or Business Analyst

Please send a cover letter and résumé indicating relevant experience that matches Job Qualifications / Requirements as listed above is required.

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THE GAMMA TEAM

Gamma Partners, LLC, a full-service interactive marketing agency with staff in Chicago, New York, Mexico, and St. Maarten. Our clients are mid- and large-cap organizations with B2B and B2C channels that present interesting segmentation and marketing challenges. Gamma brings C-suite expertise to assess holistic business problems and excels at bridging organizational gaps between marketing and IT.

Founded in 2004, our team of 60+ full-time staff is dedicated to the success of our clients. Gamma Partners offers flexible work arrangements, with staff working from home and company offices located in Bannockburn, IL. Chicago-based staff travel to local client sites for meetings on a regular basis. Some out of town travel is required for all staff throughout the year. Members of our team are mature, highly motivated self-starters who can focus on tasks through completion without significant oversight. Our work environment is collegial, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative. Gamma Partners offers competitive salaries, comprehensive medical and vision benefits, and generous paid time off allowances.

To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to info@gammapartners.com. Direct applicants only please – no recruiters or agencies.

SEO Account Manager - Bannockburn, IL
Job Description

Gamma Partners, LLC, an interactive marketing agency, is looking for an experienced organic search professional for our growing marketing and search practice. The successful candidate will support the search needs of Gamma Partners and its clients by carrying out the responsibilities outlined below.

This job requires the applicant live in the greater Chicagoland area. Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.

This role includes managing and providing ongoing growth to all of Gamma’s organic search accounts. This position reports to the Director of Digital Strategy, and the role includes managing the strategy and planning of organic and local search, launching new accounts, guiding the optimization to meet specified performance objectives, reporting on performance, and managing client expectations and communications throughout the engagement.

Desired Skills and Experience

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee daily operation of Gamma’s client-side SEO program
  • Evaluate and test existing client site content, site infrastructure, page layout, programming & server infrastructure as it applies to SEO
  • Monitor organic search forums and report on past, current and upcoming changes in organic search discipline; relate those changes to client scenarios for local, mobile, and desktop site performance
  • Communicate effectively with clients at all levels of sophistication about organic performance, challenges, and strategies
  • Organize and lead new SEO projects
  • Evolve the SEO process, work flow and governance internally
  • Provide HTML Coding Guidelines, Content / Copywriting Guides, Keyword Research & Meta tag guidelines
  • Create and implement SEO training as needed
  • Draft unique, search optimized content to improve client content marketing initiatives and user experiences
  • Monitor organic search performance and recommend changes in programs and tactics to improve results
  • Communicate with both internal and external SEO teams on an ongoing basis
  • Identify problems and propose solutions, set targets and guidelines and be expected to meet them, monitor performance and provide effective feedback, troubleshoot and mediate issues related to SEO and performance tracking.
  • Provide regular reporting on SEO performance via analytics platforms and third party software.

 

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Qualifications / Requirements:

  • 2-4 Years of SEO experience, with at least 1-2 years is focused primarily on eCommerce search projects
  • Ability to align programming standards and SEO (technical SEO)
  • Strong understanding of on-site and off-site SEO best practices
  • Knowledge of current/past Google algorithm changes and implications
  • Knowledge and hands on experience of implementing eCommerce SEO best practices
  • Tech savvy and be able to identify tools and technology to solve problems
  • Experience in using Google and Bing Webmaster Tools
  • Strong problem solving, mediation and organizational skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication and leadership skills are essential, experience in MS Excel & PowerPoint required
  • Knowledge of local search and location based social media channels and how they work in the social-search ecosystem
  • Strong writing skills (samples will be required)
  • Strong Excel Skills
  • Experience with Conductor Searchlight a plus
  • Google Analytics certification a plus (will be required within first 6 months of employment)

Please send a cover letter and résumé indicating relevant experience that matches Job Qualifications / Requirements as listed above is required.

 

THE GAMMA TEAM

Gamma Partners, LLC, a full-service interactive marketing agency with staff in Chicago, New York, Mexico, and St. Maarten. Our clients are mid- and large-cap organizations with B2B and B2C channels that present interesting segmentation and marketing challenges. Gamma brings C-suite expertise to assess holistic business problems and excels at bridging organizational gaps between marketing and IT.

Founded in 2004, our team of 60+ full-time staff is dedicated to the success of our clients. Gamma Partners offers flexible work arrangements, with staff working from home and company offices located in Bannockburn, IL. Chicago-based staff travel to local client sites for meetings on a regular basis. Some out of town travel is required for all staff throughout the year. Members of our team are mature, highly motivated self-starters who can focus on tasks through completion without significant oversight. Our work environment is collegial, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative. Gamma Partners offers competitive salaries, comprehensive medical and vision benefits, and generous paid time off allowances.

To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to info@gammapartners.com. Direct applicants only please – no recruiters or agencies.

E-Commerce PPC / Marketplace Manager - Bannockburn, IL
Job Description

Gamma Partners, LLC, an interactive marketing agency, is looking for a Paid Search / Marketplace Manager with demonstrable experience managing ecommerce paid search / marketplace accounts for our growing marketing and search practice. The successful candidate will support the search needs of Gamma Partners and its clients by carrying out the responsibilities outlined below.

This job requires the applicant live in the greater Chicagoland area. Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.

This position reports to the Director of Digital Marketing, and the role includes managing the strategy and planning of ecommerce paid search / marketplace accounts, launching new campaigns, guiding the optimization to meet specified performance objectives, and managing client expectations and communications throughout the engagement.

Desired Skills and Experience

Responsibilities:

  • Provide day-to-day management of ecommerce PPC accounts and manage product listings and product feeds for marketplaces including Amazon, eBay, Sears and others
  • Assist clients in implementing merchandising and pricing strategies to drive conversion
  • Interface with clients for planning and reporting
  • Identify new marketplace and channel opportunities and help launch additional marketplaces
  • Manage daily responsibilities to client-side paid search accounts, including key phrase research, campaign / ad group creation, bid management, ad crafting / testing, copy writing etc., Shopping/PLA (product listing ad campaigns), data feed management, re-marketing, and display advertising. (Google AdWords, Microsoft AdCenter)
  • Make strategic and tactical recommendations based on data analysis
  • Monitor key business metrics and provide insight to improve performance of paid search campaigns
  • Conduct competitive and industry research to stay current with market trends, updates and online marketing strategies
  • Monitor editorial and industry specific policy updates as they relate to Google AdWords and other platforms
  • Develop and implement search test strategies (inclusive of, but not limited to: bidding, copy, positioning, etc.) in an effort to maximize program effectiveness
  • Support and assist in developing team members to optimize their performance, contribution and job satisfaction
  • Work with cross-functional account teams including technical, creative and analytics

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • 3+ years of demonstrable experience in ecommerce paid search, and marketplace management including Google AdWords, Google Shopping, BingAds, Amazon, Sears, ebay
  • Experience with data feed management tools such as Merchant Advantage, Channel Advisor, Go Data Feed, Data Feed Watch or similar software
  • Current Google AdWords Certification is required
  • Experience & results managing large media budgets and hitting monthly goals for spend, revenue and key performance metrics
  • Experience & results optimizing full consumer transaction cycle (conversion optimization)
  • Certification in Google Analytics (required within 6 months of hire)
  • Experience working directly with clients
  • Ability to work independently under strict deadlines
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required

 

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Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior agency or enterprise level account management experience a plus
  • BingAds Certification
  • Experience with additional analytics platforms & bid management software such as Omniture/Site Catalyst, Marin, DoubleClick, Dart, or Core Metrics
THE GAMMA TEAM

Gamma Partners, LLC, a full-service interactive marketing agency with staff in Chicago, New York, Mexico, and St. Maarten. Our clients are mid- and large-cap organizations with B2B and B2C channels that present interesting segmentation and marketing challenges. Gamma brings C-suite expertise to assess holistic business problems and excels at bridging organizational gaps between marketing and IT.

Founded in 2005, our team of 40+ full-time staff is dedicated to the success of our clients. Members of our team are mature, highly motivated self starters who can focus on tasks through completion without significant oversight. Our work environment is collegial, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative. Gamma Partners offers competitive salaries, comprehensive medical and vision benefits, a retirement savings plan, and generous paid time off allowances.

To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to info@gammapartners.com. Direct applicants only please – no recruiters or agencies.

Software QA Tester - Chihuahua MX
Job Description

Gamma Partners, LLC, an interactive marketing agency, is looking for a Software QA tester with strong problem solving skills and a passion for delivering high quality software that meets the business demands.

Desired Skills and Experience

Responsibilities:

  • Software QA testing new development and updates to Gamma Partner’s customers, along with all websites development testing in acceptance test driven development and Agile environment
  • Design, document, and execute test cases Log and Report defects
  • Conduct integration, regression, ad-hoc and smoke testing
  • Work closely with all parties involved in the development cycle

This job requires the applicant live in Chihuahua city in México. Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.

Experience/Skills:

  • Bachelor´s degree or equivalent work experience required
  • Knowledge of software testing techniques /development life cycle
  • Knowledge of testing types
  • Test/use cases creation and software quality assurance
  • Testing tools knowledge
  • Superior interpersonal skills, communication (written and verbal) skills, and excellent work ethics
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)

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THE GAMMA TEAM

Gamma Partners, LLC, a full-service interactive marketing agency with staff in Chicago, New York, Mexico, and St. Maarten. Our clients are mid- and large-cap organizations with B2B and B2C channels that present interesting segmentation and marketing challenges. Gamma brings C-suite expertise to assess holistic business problems and excels at bridging organizational gaps between marketing and IT.

Founded in 2004, our team of 60+ full-time staff is dedicated to the success of our clients. Gamma Partners offers flexible work arrangements, with staff working from home and company offices located in Bannockburn, IL. Chicago-based staff travel to local client sites for meetings on a regular basis. Some out of town travel is required for all staff throughout the year. Members of our team are mature, highly motivated self-starters who can focus on tasks through completion without significant oversight. Our work environment is collegial, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative.

Gamma Partners offers competitive salaries, comprehensive medical and vision benefits, and generous paid time off allowances.

To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to recruitment@gammapartners.com. Direct applicants only please – no recruiters or agencies.

PHP Developer - Chihuahua MX
Job Description

Gamma Partners is looking for a PHP Developer responsible for managing back-end services and the interchange of data between the server and the users. Your primary focus will be the development of all server-side logic, definition and maintenance of the central database, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness of the application. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by your co-workers into the application. Therefore, a basic understanding of front-end technologies is necessary as well.

Desired Skills and Experience

Responsibilities:

  • Follow the Software Development Process
  • Work with team leads to finalize the project scope and appropriate specifications
  • Follow the project schedule and delivering assigned tasks in a timely fashion
  • Follow the quality processes in the software development process, working closely with a shared quality assurance team
  • Collaborate with other programmers and testers to manage software development
  • Identify and implement best practices and elegant solutions

This job requires the applicant live in Chihuahua city in México. Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.

Experience/Skills:

  • Experience developing and maintaining web sites using PHP, Javascript and MySQL
  • Experience with jQuery
  • Experience with PDO
  • Experience with Wordpress, Joomla, Magento, or other CMS
  • Experience with Zend, CodeIgniter, ExpressionEngine or Laravel
  • Experience setting up sites with NGINX or Apache
  • Zend certifications
  • Basic understanding of design patterns
  • Strong OOP knowledge
  • Experience with service oriented architectures
  • Experience with version control systems (Git, Subversion, etc.)
  • Experience with JIRA and/or other ticket tracking systems
  • Experience with Confluence
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven and successful software deployment history

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THE GAMMA TEAM

Gamma Partners, LLC, a full-service interactive marketing agency with staff in Chicago, New York, Mexico, and St. Maarten. Our clients are mid- and large-cap organizations with B2B and B2C channels that present interesting segmentation and marketing challenges. Gamma brings C-suite expertise to assess holistic business problems and excels at bridging organizational gaps between marketing and IT.

Founded in 2004, our team of 60+ full-time staff is dedicated to the success of our clients. Gamma Partners offers flexible work arrangements, with staff working from home and company offices located in Bannockburn, IL. Chicago-based staff travel to local client sites for meetings on a regular basis. Some out of town travel is required for all staff throughout the year. Members of our team are mature, highly motivated self-starters who can focus on tasks through completion without significant oversight. Our work environment is collegial, entrepreneurial, and highly collaborative.

Gamma Partners offers competitive salaries, comprehensive medical and vision benefits, and generous paid time off allowances.

To express interest in this position, please send a cover letter and resume to recruitment@gammapartners.com. Direct applicants only please – no recruiters or agencies.