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Career Opportunities at Spyder Trap

We're always looking for talented individuals to add to our team. Check out the current openings below.

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Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

Spyder Trap, Inc. is seeking an experienced Administrative Assistant to join our fast growing digital agency.

Be a part of a smart and talented team aiming to add significant value to our clients’ organizations. You’ll have an opportunity to work with a growing firm and a great roster of clients creating valuable websites, applications, mobile, search and social solutions. Our office environment is fast paced, collaborative, rewarding and fun.  We tend to educate and foster growth instead of micro-manage.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working as part of a team and pitching in where help is needed.  This person will be a self-starter who needs little direction. 

Required skills and experience:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong people skills
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Professional demeanor
  • Two years of related experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Prior experience working in an online marketing or agency environment

Job duties will include:

  • Greeting clients and potential clients both in person and over the phone.  In many cases being the first impression of Spyder Trap
  • Monitoring and ordering office supplies
  • Monitoring the office facility to ensure a clean office environment for employees and clients
  • Light cleaning duties
  • Preparing for client meetings which may include purchasing and preparing refreshments, setting up and cleaning up conference rooms
  • Assisting with company meetings and events
  • Attending events with other members of the team
  • Making travel arrangements
  • Proofing documents
  • Assisting members of the executive staff

This is your chance to work with an online marketing team that not only leads the industry in thought leadership, but also knows how to have fun and embrace a team environment.

Voted one of MN’s 100 Best Places to Work by the MN Business Magazine three years in a row as well as one of The Best Places to Work in 2014 by the Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal, Spyder Trap offers a competitive compensation package including 100% of medical and dental insurance, paid time off, life insurance and disability insurance.  We also offer bonus plans, a flexible spending plan, 401(K) and an awesome work/office environment.

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Front End Web Developer

Front End Web Developer

Spyder Trap, Inc. is seeking an experienced front end web developer to join our fast growing digital agency and development team.

Be a part of a smart and talented team aiming to add significant value to our clients’ organizations. You’ll have an opportunity to work with a growing firm and a great roster of clients creating valuable websites, applications, mobile, search and social solutions. Our office environment is fast paced, collaborative, rewarding and fun. We tend to educate and foster growth instead of micro-manage.

The ideal candidate will enjoy solving problems, taking on challenges and be able to work both in a team and individual environment. We're looking for someone who is truly passionate (obsessed is OK) about the web, mobile, online communications, Internet marketing, business, and technology.

Required skills and experience:

  • 2 years experience or more
  • LAMP environment experience
  • PHP, MySQL
  • CSS (bonus points for SASS and Bootstrap framework)
  • Client Side Scripting (jQuery, JavaScript)
  • Understanding of Linux environment, networking protocols
  • Bonus points for mobile dev experience with iOS or Java

Job duties will include:

  • Developing web and mobile applications
  • Front end web development and CMS integration
  • Integration of 3rd party platforms and applications
  • Collaboration with development and business teams internally
  • Learning, adapting, researching, teaching, sharing 24/7

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Online Marketing Account Executive

Online Marketing Account Executive

Spyder Trap, Inc. is seeking an experienced Online Marketing Account Executive to join our fast growing digital agency and development team.

Be a part of a smart and talented team aiming to add significant value to our clients’ organizations. You’ll have an opportunity to work with a growing firm and a great roster of clients creating search and social solutions. Our office environment is fast-paced, collaborative, rewarding and fun. We tend to educate and foster growth instead of micro-manage.

The Account Executive will work with the Sales Team to identify and help develop strategic partnerships with new and existing clients by identifying new opportunities. This position will manage new online marketing opportunities from lead generation through project discovery/kickoff, and will work in conjunction with Project Managers to ensure that all projects are being completed on time, within budget, and that the project meets client expectations.

Required skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education or demonstrated past success in comparable sales position
  • Experienced in consultative selling in the areas of SEO, PPC, local search, search analytics, and social media marketing and monitoring
  • Track record of achieving sales results
  • Problem solving skills, related to customer service & technical difficulties
  • 2 - 4 years of experience providing search/social marketing solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Involvement in networking groups and industry associations

Job Duties:

  • Consult, advise, and develop new opportunities with new and existing clients for online communication, search marketing, email marketing and social media
  • Create and propose digital marketing recommendations that best suit clients’ needs strategically and tactically
  • Work with internal teams to develop detailed proposals and other sales-related presentations as needed
  • Identify, pitch, and close new business accounts
  • Achieve monthly and annual sales goals
  • Maintain a deep understanding of rapid industry advancements, insight, platforms, news, and opportunities to ensure industry expertise and advise
  • Build, manage, and track sales funnels, forecasts, and account activity
  • Be actively involved in industry events, associations, educational events, social media, and business networking opportunities
  • Assist other sales team members with developing team and individual sales strategies and lead generation approaches
  • Assist with other miscellaneous tasks as assigned

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Outside Sales Account Executive

Outside Sales Account Executive

Spyder Trap, Inc. is seeking an experienced Outside Sales Account Executive to join our fast growing digital agency.

Be a part of a smart and talented team aiming to add significant value to our clients’ organizations. You’ll have an opportunity to work with a growing firm and a great roster of clients creating valuable websites, applications, mobile, search and social solutions. Our office environment is fast paced, collaborative, rewarding and fun. We tend to educate and foster growth instead of micro-manage.

The Outside Sales Account Executive will work with the Sales Team to identify and help develop strategic partnerships with potential customers. This position will assist in the development of a strong pipeline of new clients and projects through direct or indirect customer contact and prospecting. This position will manage new business client relationships from lead generation through project discovery/kickoff, and will work in conjunction with Project Managers to ensure that all projects are being completed on time, within budget, and that the project meets client expectations.

Required skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education or demonstrated past success in comparable sales position
  • Demonstrated past success in comparable outside sales position
  • Problem solving skills, related to customer service & technical difficulties
  • Strong background in digital marketing
  • 2-4 years of experience providing digital marketing solutions
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem solving skills, related to customer service & technical difficulties
  • Digital agency background preferred

Job Duties:

  • Prospect, consult, advise, and develop new business for web design, development, e-commerce, online communication, search marketing, email marketing, social media, and mobile services
  • Create and propose digital marketing recommendations that best suit potential clients’ needs strategically and tactically
  • Work with internal teams to develop detailed proposals and other sales-related presentations as needed
  • Identify, pitch, and close new business accounts
  • Achieve monthly and annual sales goals
  • Maintain a deep understanding of rapid industry advancements, insight, platforms, news, and opportunities to ensure industry expertise and advise
  • Build, manage, and track sales funnels, forecasts, and account activity
  • Be actively involved in industry events, associations, educational events, social media, and business networking opportunities
  • Assist other Sales Team members with developing team and individual sales strategies and lead generation approaches

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PHP Developer

PHP Developer

Spyder Trap, Inc. is seeking an experienced developer to join our fast growing digital agency and development team.

Be a part of a smart and talented team aiming to add significant value to our clients’ organizations. You’ll have an opportunity to work with a growing firm and a great roster of clients creating valuable websites, applications, mobile, search and social solutions. Our office environment is fast paced, collaborative, rewarding and fun. We tend to educate and foster growth instead of micro-manage.

The ideal candidate will enjoy solving problems, taking on challenges and be able to work both in a team and individual environment. Were looking for someone who is truly passionate (obsessed is OK) about the web, mobile, online communications, Internet marketing, business, and technology.

Required skills and experience:

  • 4+ years experience
  • HTML5/CSS expertise
  • JavaScript frameworks (jQuery, Prototype, etc.)
  • Proficient in PHP, OOP/MVC
  • Experience with PHP Framework (Symphony, Laravel, CodeIgnitor, etc)
  • LAMP server administration experience
  • SQL expertise (MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQL Server, etc.)
  • Strong familiarity with Git or other VCS
  • Experience with database administration

Job duties will include:

  • Developing web and mobile applications
  • Writing server-side processing/parsing scripts
  • Maintaining API’s and existing applications
  • Database schema design and implementation
  • Integration of 3rd party platforms and applications
  • Collaboration with development and internal business teams
  • Learning, adapting, researching, teaching, sharing 24/7
  • Client support of all web services

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Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist

Search Engine Marketing (SEM) Strategist

Spyder Trap is seeking a Search Engine Marketing Specialist with 1-3 years of experience to join our online marketing team. Beyond plain experience, we want a true digital marketer who can sculpt, build, test, explain and execute strategies to both internal and client teams. This person should be a search marketing fanatic and in tune with the constantly changing landscape that Google, Bing and online marketing platforms embody. The SEM Strategist role at Spyder Trap will focus on Paid Search Marketing, Local Search Marketing and Analytics but have the opportunity to become a well-rounded search marketing maniac. Spyder Trap works with clients of all sizes and industries in both B2B and B2C.

Required skills and experience:

  • 1+ years experience in search marketing, paid search marketing and local search
  • Google AdWords, Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager experience required
  • Google AdWords and Google Analytics Certifications ideal, but not required
  • Hands-on knowledge of best practices in SEM
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to drive meaningful actions from large data sets
  • Attention to detail, strong organization and self-starter mentality
  • Desire to continuously learn and perfect your talents and skills
  • Ability to multi-task with strong time management skills
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent experience 

Job duties will include:

  • Help in guiding Spyder Trap to a best-in-class category of search marketing
  • Stay on the forefront of search marketing trends and best practices across search engine optimization paid search and local search
  • Lead strategic and brainstorming sessions, strategy development process and campaign execution for staff and clients
  • Ensure production deadlines are met while maintaining quality and integrity with an acute attention to detail
  • Expert level understanding and use of all related search marketing tools, platforms, services, and analytics programs
  • Execute strong reporting strategy, plan, format, and delivery
  • Diversify and grow knowledge in organic search, local search, content marketing, conversion rate optimization, and landing page design
  • Share knowledge internally (with Spyder Trap team and clients) and externally (through blog posts, etc.)
  • Help lead and foster the company’s online marketing culture, team environment, and client/project success dedication
  • Help maintain an awesome company culture that leads to consecutive awards for Best Places To Work.

This is your chance to work with an online marketing team that not only leads the industry in thought leadership, but also knows how to have fun and embrace a team environment.

Voted one of MN’s 100 Best Places to Work by the MN Business Magazine three years in a row as well as one of The Best Places to Work in 2014 by the Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal, Spyder Trap offers a competitive compensation package including 100% of medical and dental insurance, paid time off, life insurance and disability insurance. We also offer bonus plans, a flexible spending plan, 401(K), MnSearch membership and an awesome work/office environment.

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BENEFITS

Voted one of MN’s 100 Best Places to Work by the MN Business Magazine three years in a row as well as one of The Best Places to Work in 2014 by the Minneapolis/St Paul Business Journal, Spyder Trap offers a competitive compensation package including 100% of medical and dental insurance, paid time off, life insurance and disability insurance. We also offer bonus plans, a flexible spending plan and 401(K).

 

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