Note: All positions can be done remotely from any location.
⇒ VIRAL CONTENT PRODUCER
Matador, the web’s leading travel publisher, is seeking savvy viral content producers to create content intended to be shared around the social web.
Writing, editing and producing highly shareable posts in the travel space
Writing headlines that people will want to click on
Sourcing high-quality images
Publishing 1-2 traffic-driving pieces weekly
A thorough understanding of the social web, and the ever-evolving Internet zeitgeist
A sensibility for what people on the internet want to share
An eye for captivating visuals
Insatiable appetite for viral content and social media
You’re driven to WIN, by having the largest number of people see your work
Established social media presence
Experience working for a professional media organization (Preferred)
A love of travel (Preferred)
To apply, use the application form below to send us links to your social presence. In addition:
Show us an example of something you’ve made take off across the web (or at least in your circle).
List 5-7 travel oriented links/videos/images that you think everybody should know about. Using your cultivated wit, write headlines for each link with a sentence explaining why a potential reader should click on it.
⇒ WORDPRESS / PHP DEVELOPER
We’re looking for a skilled up-and-coming developer to join our team. You’ll be working under our CTO to develop all of Matador’s various properties.
Writes well documented, highly modular code
Knowledge in object-oriented programming and a strong understanding of MVC
Relational database knowledge and SQL experience
CSS / HTML
Understanding of CSS3 and HTML5
Browser independent coding with a strong sense of design
Knowledge of progressive enhancement techniques
Understanding of how AJAX works and how it is best implemented
Understanding of writing custom themes and plugins
We love WordPress, so you should too
Knowledge of version control, how to use it, and know why it is important
Working knowledge of Linux would be a bonus
⇒ MOBILE APP DEVELOPER
Matador Network is looking for a highly skilled mobile application developer to build some exciting new products working under our CTO.
Extensive experience with mobile application development environments including iOS and Android. Windows Mobile and BlackBerry nice to have.
Eye for clean, usable design
Experienced utilizing API’s for data collection and remote command execution
Knowledge of PHP and web-based development
Strong relational database knowledge and SQL experience with MySQL