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The other place that I work, Ithaka S+R, a non-profit research and consulting firm that focuses on higher education, is hiring for three research positions, each requiring varying levels of seniority and experience. All three positions would involve designing and working on research projects in higher education, focusing on issues like costs, access, governance, student outcomes, technology, and educational policy. We are especially looking for people who have extensive research experience (professional, academic, or both) and familiarity with quantitative methods and data analysis software/tools (Stata, SPSS, R, etc.)
Links to the postings for all three positions are below:
Strategy and Research Associate(Ideal candidate has a Bachelor's degree in a field that requires quantitative training and is pretty fresh out of college.)
Strategy and Research Analyst (Ideal candidate has a Master's degree or higher in a field that requires quantitative research methods and training)
Evaluation Manager (Ideal candidate has a Ph.D. in a field that requires quantitative research and experience designing research studies in education)
Please email me at email@example.com if you're interested or know anyone who might be! Thanks!
Looking for a developer with proficiency in Backbone.js, Node and a good frontend touch to work with me on a project launching in early May. Good budget, but needs to be able to work fluidly and have 20 - 30 hours a week to devote starting in mid-April. Email [firstname.lastname@example.org] if you are interested or have someone you can recommend!
Looking for a apartment cleaning service. Does anyone have a recommendation for a reliable person who is reasonably priced?
@Jason: Over on the Miscellaneous thread, a bunch of people posted about how great Si Se Puede is! Check them out if you haven't found anyone yet.
I work for charity: water and we're currently hiring for a few different positions. We're a non profit that brings clean and safe drinking water to people in developing nations. We have a 100% model -- so every dollar you donate goes directly to the field.
Here are all of the open positions: http://www.charitywater.org/about/jobs/.
Anyone interested and wants to learn more can email me directly at me[at]danielcgold.com or find me at the gym.
My office at NYU is hiring for a grants and budget administrator. The position involves assisting faculty and PhD students in the Department of Sociology with the submission of grant proposals to various government organizations and foundations, and managing post-award activities for all funded proposals. Ideally, we are looking for someone with a couple years of experience relevant to grants management; a background in Sociology is not necessary.
The full job posting can be found here: www.nyucareers.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=60487
Having worked in the Department of Sociology for a few years now, I can say that the faculty, staff, and students here are great to work with. It is a wonderfully friendly and easygoing environment.
Please feel free to email me at mike.west[at]nyu.edu if you are interested in the position or you have someone you would recommend. If you or anyone you know applies, let me know so I can make sure HR reviews the application. Thanks!
I work at Shutterstock and we've got a great Product Owner role open.
We're an Agile shop and extremely data-driven, so you must be (1) a data fiend (2) in possession of marketing experience and (3) preferably have Agile in your background.
If you or anyone you know fits the JD below, please email me directly at mignyc at gmail dot com, so that I can personally shepherd your resume to the hiring manager.
Here's the JD, copied from http://www.shutterstock.com/jobs/listings/3488-product-owner-global-growth :
Shutterstock is a growing, fast paced, entrepreneurial environment within a disruptive marketplace. Well positioned as the disruptive new leader in the digital content space, Shutterstock has the largest crowd-sourced digital content libraries in the world that includes images, vectors, 3D, music and Video. We manage a library of creative building blocks for a broad, expanding customer base creating new opportunities with every new customer segment, globally.
This role is designed for a senior product person who is also a marketer and has a relentless passion for growing a business. This candidate easily straddles product discovery, qualitative and quantitative research, analytical thinking, pricing optimization, A/B testing and development to enhance overall company revenue. This candidate can speak direct response and E-commerce fluently.
Reporting directly into the VP of Product, this role is focused on developing and implementing the product growth strategy for Shutterstock’s Image business
Identify both short term optimization opportunities and as well as longer term strategic initiatives for growth
Establish country and region specific product localization strategy in key markets
Work on a data driven customer centric approach toward product development
Work cross-department to align goals and priorities
Define and prioritize user stories and run the planning and backlogs for your team
Drive product research and discovery process with the research team
Own onsite conversion, SEO and Churn metrics
Manage stakeholders in product, marketing and technology.
5+ years agile product management experienceEmpathy for our users and an entrepreneurial approach to problem solving
Product development experience in non-U.S markets a plus
Team orientation, working in a collaborative environment
3+ years of e-commerce experience
Demonstrated analytical and quantitative skills, ability to use hard data and metrics to back up assumptions
Ability to clearly communicate data insights to others
Experience managing and leading a team to meet aggressive goals
Ability to synthesize different points of view and present them as a unified plan
Ability to dive deep into the product, the business, and the competition
My company, Motivate, is hiring a Senior Product Designer.https://www.linkedin.com/jobs2/view/118727102?trk=biz-overview-job-post
Motivate owns and operates Citi Bike, BIKETOWN and a number of other bike share systems across North America, creating products and experiences around bike share. We're in a high period of growth and this is a chance to work on helping craft the bike share experience across mobile platforms.
Anyone who wants to learn more can email me directly at brentarnold [at] motivatco.com.
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