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Ad Ops Analyst / Ulyanovsk, Minsk, Moscow, Obninsk, Kaluga, Gomel, St. Petersburg, Kazan

Job description:

ZiMAD is seeking a full-time Ad Operations Analyst to join our growing ad operations team.

The analyst’s primary objective is to improve and maintain the efficiency of the advertising, using statistical techniques, common sense, and great effort. In future he or she will work as part of the Business Intelligence team, and in addition to ad trafficking responsibilities, will be expected to contribute creatively to the design and development of an ever more automated and optimized ad targeting system.

Responsibilities:

  • Own the process of ad traffic optimization using in-house tools, providing support for the Ad Ops team, and identifying possible areas of growth.
  • Evaluate and make recommendations on geo campaign spend.
  • Use data to quickly identify and troubleshoot any issues that arise that could affect performance.
  • Have accountability over decisions that will directly impact company cost and revenue.
  • Creatively discover opportunities for increased automation and operational efficiency.

Desired skills and experience:

  • Basic statistical skills and the desire to learn more.
  • Online advertising operations experience.
  • Ability to carry out accurate data investigations, and communicate the results.
  • Works well independently.
  • Detail-oriented, exceptionally organized, and a strong memory.
  • Proficient with excel.
  • Focused drive to work on critical tasks.
  • Technical support experience is desirable.
  • Ability to translate technical issues to non-technical stakeholders
  • Great communication skills, both in writing and speaking.
  • English – intermediate level.

We offer:

  • Work on complex and interesting IT projects;
  • Comfortable office in the center of the city;
  • Official employment;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Bonuses for the results of work;
  • Flexible start of the working day;
  • English courses;
  • Participation in IT-events (conferences, seminars, trainings);
  • Professional and career growth;
  • All conditions for effective work;
  • We provide support during the move and help at all stages of the relocation.
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Ad Ops Manager / Ulyanovsk

We are looking for a talented Ad Ops Manager for the Advertising services Department to optimize, manage and sell mobile applications traffic.

Responsibiliies:

  • Manage the existing traffic portfolio;
  • Bizdev with current customer base;
  • Make reports on request;
  • Daily traffic monitoring;
  • Collaborate with the development and marketing department.

Skills & Requirements:

  • English – intermediate;
  • Higher education;
  • MS Office (advanced skills with expert knowledge of Excel);
  • Analytical mind;
  • Ability to find and solve problems quickly;
  • Excellent organizational skills and multitasking;
  • Ability to work in a team and independently;
  • Communication skills with clients;
  • Fast learning ability.

As a plus:

  • Experience in the online market / mobile advertising.

We offer:

  • Work on complex and interesting IT projects;
  • Comfortable office in the center of the city;
  • Official employment;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Bonuses for the results of work;
  • Flexible start of the working day;
  • English courses;
  • Participation in IT-events (conferences, seminars, trainings);
  • Professional and career growth;
  • All conditions for effective work;
  • We provide support during the move and help at all stages of the relocation.
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Designer / Ulyanovsk, Kazan

We are looking for an experienced Designer to join our team for work in one of our projects – “Magic Jigsaw Puzzles”https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/magic-jigsaw-puzzles/id439873467?mt=8

Responsibiliies:

  • Creation of casual games interface;
  • Creation of game and promo illustrations.

Skills & Requirements:

  • Portfolio is required;
  • Good skills in 2D graphic editors – Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator;
  • Ability to adapt to the game style;
  • Good experience in the gaming or web industry.

As a plus:

  • Art education;
  • Experience with 3D;
  • Experience in UI / UX design;
  • Experience in creating animations.

We offer:

  • Official employment;
  • Comfortable office with a lounge zone and free tea / coffee, sweets and fruits;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Free English classes;
  • Gym;
  • Сorporate and teambuilding events;
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career development;
  • Pleasant atmosphere and a friendly team.
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Python Developer / Kazan

We are looking for an experienced Python Developer to join our professional game development team ZiMAD.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a backend for online games;
  • Develop scalable high-load server solutions;
  • Optimize existing solutions.

Skills & Requirements:

  • 3+ years of experience of commercial development in Python;
  • Advanced linux user;
  • OOP knowledge;
  • High level of ownership of server technologies, network protocols and databases;
  • Experience in developing high-load multi-user online gaming applications;
  • Ability to work and make architectural and technological decisions independently;
  • Ability and willingness to work with existing machine code;
  • Experience in using debugging and profiling tools;
  • Experience with MongoDB;
  • Experience with Python modules gevent and mongoengine;
  • Common knowledge of NoSQL.

As a plus:

  • Knowledge of other programming languages: C / C ++, Erlang, Scala.

We offer:

  • Official employment;
  • Comfortable office with a lounge zone and free tea / coffee, sweets and fruits;
  • Free English classes;
  • Сorporate and teambuilding events;
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career development;
  • Pleasant atmosphere and a friendly team;
  • Business trips to the other offices.
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UA Analyst / Ulyanovsk, Minsk, Gomel, Kazan, Obninsk, Kaluga, St. Petersburg, Moscow

We are looking for an experienced UA Analyst to join our professional game development team ZiMAD.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze the ampaigns by application and source of traffic;
  • Provide recommendations to UA managers on traffic optimization based on ROI and LTV;
  • Analyze countries’ KPIs in order to identify the most profitable geo-targeting for user acquisition, as well as a preliminary calculation of the cost of user acquisition in the country;
  • Forecast the life cycle of users, in particular LTV, ROI, Retention Rate;
  • Optimize analytical marketing tools in order to increase the speed of loading information, as well as the “usefulness” of data at the output.

Skills & Requirements:

  • High analytical skills, a passion for researching data for key trends, results and important performance indicators;
  • Knowledge of mathematical statistics and probability theory;
  • Ability to interpret data and provide the analysis results, as well as write analytical reports;
  • Knowledge of SQL at least at a basic level;
  • Experience with Tableau / MS PowerBI or other data visualization tools;
  • 1 year of work experience with analytics of incoming traffic of mobile applications / games;
  • Experience with analysis tools: Google Analytics, Swrve, Flurry, etc .;
  • English (Upper-Intermediate / Advanced).

Recommended:

  • Understanding and knowledge of the basics of game development;
  • Experience with Python / R for data analysis;
  • Knowledge of the basics of User Acquisition;
  • Experience with A / B and multi-parameter testing tools.

We offer:

  • Work on complex and interesting IT projects;
  • Comfortable office in the center of the city;
  • Official employment;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Bonuses for the results of work;
  • Flexible start of the working day;
  • English courses;
  • Participation in IT-events (conferences, seminars, trainings);
  • Professional and career growth;
  • All conditions for effective work;
  • We provide support during the move and help at all stages of the relocation.
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Senior Network C++/Java developer/ Obninsk, Kaluga, Ulyanovsk, Minsk, Moscow, Saint Petersburg, Kazan, Gomel, Kharkov

We are looking for an experienced Senior Network C++/Java Developer to join our professional development team ZiMAD.

Job Description 

As a member of the development team you will;

  • Independently put the company Agile software development process into practice as appropriate.
  • Takes ownership of product subcomponents including functional specification, design & implementation
  • Assist in the development of implementation schedules for owned sub components.
  • Develop, maintain and extend assigned software modules within schedule constraints using the company accepted coding practices.
  • Specify and perform unit testing of developed software modules
  • Fix bugs in software modules as necessary.
  • Assist publications department as required to document the product.
  • Assist QA engineers as required to develop of test plans and isolate software faults.
  • Lead a department code review.
  • Work with other department software engineers to ensure successful development and delivery of product
  • Report status in timely fashion as requested by Manager or project lead engineer

Essential Criteria 

  • BSc (2.1 or better) degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent relevant to Software Engineering
  • Experience in writing, troubleshooting, and debugging networking and kernel level code
  • Solid understanding of Core TCP/UDP/IP technologies such as: Streams, DHCP, Routing protocols
  • Detail understanding of unix sockets; working knowledge of netfilter/iptables
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience with intermediate knowledge of load balancers, firewalls and wireless technologies
  • Minimum 3 years’ demonstrable experience in either C++ or Java
  • Strong communication skills – both verbal and written
  • Strong knowledge of data communications principles, architectures and protocols including TCP/IP, routing, switching, and Ethernet technologies
  • Customer focus, result oriented and strong relationship builder with local and remote teams
  • Adapts easily to changing priorities and thrives in a fast paced work environment
  • Flexible ‘can do’ attitude
  • Demonstrable interest in emerging technologies
  • Demonstrated ability to identify problems and effectively raise issues
  • Knowledge of English on intermediate/upper-intermediate level

Desirable Criteria

  • Linux Kernel Object development
  • Knowledge of:
  • Multi-threaded programming
  • Scripting (Perl, tcl)
  • Knowledge of Test Tools / Automation, tracking systems & test methodologies
  • Unix administration
  • Demonstrable experience using Eclipse
  • Demonstrated ability to initiate and contribute to technical discussions
  • Knowledge of mobile technologies.

Conditions:

  • Work on complex and interesting IT projects;
  • Comfortable office in the center of the city or a remote job;
  • Official employment;
  • Competitive salary (30% above the market);
  • All conditions for effective work;
  • Bonuses for the results of work;
  • Flexible start of the working day;
  • English courses;
  • Participation in IT-events (conferences, seminars, trainings);
  • Professional and career growth;
  • We provide support during the move and help at all stages of the relocation.
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Promo Designer / Ulyanovsk, Minsk

We are looking for experienced Promo Designer to join our professional game development team ZiMAD.

Responsibilities:

  • Create graphic promotional material to use in advertising campaigns and post in social networks;
  • Adapt promotional material according to the specific requirements;
  • Evaluate the convertibility of creatives, use data for the subsequent optimization of promotional material.

Skills & Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience as a promo designer or similar;
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator;
  • Understanding and continuously exploring new trends in promo design;
  • Ability to create graphic images of high quality in different stylistic directions;
  • Ability to work in a short time without loss of quality of work;
  • Understanding differences in demography, ability to create graphic images based on the target audience preferences;
  • Creative approach to tasks, initiative;
  • Desire to develop and try different ways in work;
  • Skill to work as a team member;
  • Portfolio.

We offer:

  • Opportunity to work in international IT-company;
  • Official employment;
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Сorporate and teambuilding events;
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career development;
  • Pleasant atmosphere and a friendly team;
  • Trainings;
  • Business trips to the other offices (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Obninsk, Kaluga, Ulyanovsk, Kazan, Minsk, Gomel, Kharkov, San Francisco).
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Mobile User Acquisition Manager / San Francisco

We are looking for experienced Mobile User Acquisition Manager to join our professional game development team ZiMAD.

About ZiMAD

ZiMAD is an entertainment and IP creation company developing a broad range of mobile and PC based games.

Founded by San Francisco based entrepreneurs in late 2009, ZiMAD has been able to assemble a rather unique team of world-class creative and engineering talents with a goal of bringing to life revolutionary concepts and ideas and to redefine conventional mobile gaming as it exists today. ZiMAD is at the forefront of companies that are monetizing mobile at scale. With more than 300 employees across partners in San Francisco, Moscow, Minsk, Kharkov, Ulyanovsk, and a headquarters in the heart of Silicon Valley, ZiMAD has built a global business powered by culture-shaping creativity.

Position Description

ZiMAD, a company serving the needs of over 5 million monthly active users, is looking for a Senior Marketing Manager of channels other than Mobile Ad Networks with a focus in driving mobile UA growth. This role requires a deep passion for innovation to help us develop our User Acquisition operations. The position will report company Head of User Acquisition Group based in Ulyanovsk, Russia. This leader will help ZiMAD shape and develop User Acquisition practice and help the company management to drive user acquisition goals at ZiMAD.

You will play a key role in driving user acquisition for ZiMAD key products, across multiple mobile platforms and target audience segments.

Responsibilities include helping to shape company’s building User Acquisition operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Leads digital strategy execution for Paid User Acquisitions concentrating, among other channels, on Facebook, AdMob, Apple Search, develops points of view to support and guide ZiMAD marketing investments decisions;
  • Partners with company with Head of UA and executive management team to align on strategy and recommend investment allocation;
  • Partner with analytics team to identify & onboard DMP & DSP biddable tools and optimization algorithms;
  • Partner with Analytics team on leveraging Facebook advanced analytics and Google Adwords to identify insights to apply to our campaigns and evolve our marketing strategies;
  • Partners with company product and business leads to develop communications templates that informs the larger organization on campaign learning, production progress, and results;
  • Partners with product owners to develop best possible media fit per business situation;
  • Work with Analytics team to create best in class marketing dashboard and A/B test ideas;
  • Analyze channel performance to provide marketing insights to improve performance, conversion rates, and lifetime customer value.

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in media buying / user acquisition / performance marketing in the mobile game industry;
  • Experience with subscription products a plus;
  • BA/BS Degree in marketing/finance or equivalent;
  • Experience in multiple acquisition models such as CPC, CPA & LTV;
  • Previous Facebook, Apple Search, AdMob, Google Adwords experience;
  • Intimate knowledge and understanding of the current Mobile User Acquisition landscape and the current trends in mobile user acquisition;
  • Experience building and managing relationships with third party media partners;
  • Working knowledge of programmatic buying, especially on mobile/mobile web;
  • Excellent negotiation skills;
  • Highly-analytical, stats junkie, problem-solver, and creative thinker;
  • Strategic mind-set, ability to tell a great story and the ability to draw key insights from analytics to make key business decisions;
  • Experience building successful user acquisition campaigns across multiple targets, geos and demographics;
  • Blend of creativity and analytical skill with a strong results-oriented, metrics-driven approach to problem solving;
  • Able to seek, test, and evaluate new advertising channels/partners;
  • Able to innovate new ways to develop and constantly improve UA strategy.

Conditions:

  • Official employment;
  • Health Insurance, which includes Vision insurance and Dental Insurance;
  • Benefits (medical, holiday pay, sick pay, catered lunch twice a week);
  • Flexible working hours;
  • Comfortable office in the city center;
  • Сorporate and teambuilding events;
  • Opportunity for professional growth and career development;
  • Pleasant atmosphere and a friendly team;
  • Possibility of business trips to the other offices (Moscow, St. Petersburg, Obninsk, Kaluga, Ulyanovsk, Kazan, Minsk, Gomel, Kharkov).
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