Recession Relief: New Job Openings at Salesforce, Cloudera, Interoute, Ensighten, Yahoo and Facebook (29-Nov-12)

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Start off Fall with a new gig -- we've got a shopping list of hot jobs for you to browse. Our featured jobs list is a great collection of opportunities spanning specialties and continents. Here's who's hiring this week (and if you're hiring, post your open jobs here).


IT Director at Syncsort (Woodcliff Lake, NJ):
Syncsort is seeking a highly qualified IT leader, with specific experience evaluating and implementing enterprise applications along the full quote-to-cash chain, to join us at our corporate office in Woodcliff Lake, NJ. This position will report to the CFO and be responsible for ensuring that IT supports our strategy with effective business applications and IT infrastructure. The Director will interact extensively with both senior management and cross-functional teams including sales, marketing, finance, engineering, and the IT team.

Director of SaaS Technical Operations at CallidusCloud (Pleasanton, CA):
CallidusCloud is looking to hire an experienced Director of SaaS Technical Operations reporting to the VP, SaaS Operations. The right candidate is a hand’s on leader with the ability to manage, prioritze and work with tight schedules in real time. The ideal candidate will have strong technical skills and focused on the ability to troubleshoot and solve complex technical issues in real time.

Content/Website Management

Online Content Marketing Manager at PopCap Games (Seattle, WA): 
As the Online Marketing Content Manager, you’ll work with franchise marketing partners, creative specialists, and marketing channel leads to create awesome, fun, and consistent messaging for our players. You’ll work closely with PopCap’s head of CRM to build integrated messaging across multiple platforms and channels in support of PopCap’s products. Your success will be driven by your strong editorial voice and your excellent project management skills. This is a new position at PopCap, and it’s a great opportunity for you to establish yourself as a leader on our online marketing team.

Content Manager at About.com (New York, NY):
About.com is seeking a Content Manager whose primary responsibility is to improve content quality. His / her secondary responsibility is to promote and market content in order to drive traffic and foster interaction. This person will be a smart self-starter with excellent editorial skills. Experience in an online publishing environment is required and experience working with freelance writers is a strong plus. 

Editorial/Copy Writing 

Technical Writer at Cloudera (Palo Alto, CA):
loudera is looking for an excellent technical writer who can write high-quality documentation that enables our customers to use Hadoop and Cloudera applications to manage large data clusters. If you enjoy solving the puzzle of how to present complex, technical information in comprehensive, well organized, and easy to understand documentation, then this is the job and company for you.

Editor-in-Chief at Salesforce.com (San Francisco, CA)
The Editor-in-Chief owns, defines and manages the content on the developer web site. Ideal candidates will understand developers, databases, architects and salseforce.com technologies, be able to write and edit technical content, and manage multiple simultaneous content projects and groups while maintaining a consistent high standard of content production.

Functional/Business Analysis

Business Analyst at Compuware (Detroit, MI): 
A Business Analyst will be expected to communicate with the business partners to gather requirements as well as document and communicate those to the technical team for development. Some of the responsibilities include: communicates with business users to determine requirements, system configuration, solution design and delivery, documentation and communication, deliver solutions to customer requests that enable their ability to perform critical business functions and more.

Business Analyst at Xero (San Francisco, CA):
Right now we are looking for a talented and passionate Business Analyst. You'll love working across multiple projects with a dedicated team. Based in our brand new office in downtown San Francisco, help us define requirements for key product features for accountants and small businesses and ensure those features are delivered at high quality.

Project Management

Project Manager at Gameloft (Budapest, HU): 
Gameloft is looking for a Project Manager who knows what it takes to launch top tier game titles and is eager to project manage a game's development from concept to shipping. Some of the responsibilities include: managing both the game development team and the game development process, planning project resources, planning and follow-up the development cycle: Concept, Design, Alpha, Beta, Gold and more.

Project Manager at Ensighten (Cupertino, CA):
Ensighten is looking for the best project managers out there. We're seeking a multi-tasking god who has led client-facing software implementation projects and thrives in a fast-paced, growing, sky's-the-limit startup environment. Our PMs keep busy with multiple simultaneous client implementation projects, providing structure, overall vision, and leadership to ensure project success. They are expected to keep clients and internal resources on track and on budget, and are tasked with turning clients into raving fans. They work with Sales, Marketing, Engineering, and other organizations to provide insight into client needs and areas for product and process improvement.

Learning Opportunities


Head of Sales at Facebook (London, UK)
Facebook is looking for a strong, experienced leader to help build and manage a team of Sales and Services Professionals to sell and deliver Facebook’s marketing solutions to large online and offline advertisers. In this role, you will lead a highly talented team who serve our advertisers and partners on a daily basis. You will assume general management responsibilities while serving as a cross functional liaison; working with product, engineering, sales, business development, marketing and finance to drive Facebook’s most important strategic priorities. In this fast-paced environment, you will wear many hats, providing guidance and direction in multiple functional areas.

Sales Manager at Interoute (Moscow, RU)
The purpose of the Sales Manager is to Manage and Develop existing and new accounts and also identify new wholesale and corporate customers in CIS countires for Interoute’s portfolio of products, identify their needs, drive the creation of a deliverable solution, negotiate the optimum commercial deal and to close the deal in a way that allows maximum cash flow whilst building a lasting relationship. The post holder will develop and maintain key internal relationships with product development and operational delivery teams in order to ensure the sold solution can and is delivered.


Web Developer at Hortonworks (Sunnyvale, CA)
The Web Developer plays a critical role in the success of Hortonworks. They partner with their peers on the marketing organization to define, deliver and manage our web presence and are critical to the success of demand generation and outbound communications. The goal of the Web Developer is to maintain a professional and intriguing web presence for Hortonworks and drive attention to our products and services. They set appropriate expectations, and then deliver key messages via a visually compelling and interactive website.

Lead Software Developer at Synacor (Buffalo, NY):
We are seeking a Lead Software Developer, who will have will have a can-do attitude, passion for technology, and extensive experience in PHP as well as expertise in HTML, JavaScript and Web application development. You will participate in a wide-range of challenging software development projects, in a fast-paced and collaborative environment as part of agile development teams, working alongside other talented engineers who share your passion in this space. 

UI/Info Architecture/Web Design

Senior User Experience Designer at Yahoo (Sunnyvale, CA):
This is an opportunity for a User Experience Designer who is passionate about creating intuitive and engaging user experiences to join the Yahoo! Finance team. As the User Experience Designer, you will collaborate with editors, engineers, designers, and product managers to shape the experience of our products used by millions of individuals around the world every day.

Senior Visual Web Designer at Springload (Wellington, NZ)
We are looking for a Senior Web Designer to become a key member of our web design and development company. We are an award-winning company dedicated to creating beautiful, usable websites. We have an awesome team of talented fun individuals who are all passionate about the web. We work closely together to create the best possible solution for both the client and the users. We've got some fantastic clients with exciting challenging projects. It is an exciting time to be part of Springload!    

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