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KISWE is a video technology startup, providing live media solutions to sports & entertainment content owners. By combining proprietary technology, a deep understanding of sports media, and a track-record of serial startup success—we are poised to change the game for the next generation of sports fans. Come join the team!

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Building a great team and culture is the foundation that allows us to do our best work.

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Forward Thinking

Technology and consumption are evolving and we work hard to stay ahead of the market.

Problem Solvers

We’re solving new challenges creatively and tecnically every day for content owners and users.

Visionaries

Work with us to shape the future of how people produce and watch video.
Director of Digital Marketing

JOB

Kiswe Mobile is leading the transition to the next major consumer behavior: social mobile video. Powered by world class technology and a proven team, Kiswe is poised for substantial commercial growth. Kiswe would like to add a Marketing Director who has strong experience and insights in consumer-facing mobile apps to drive our user acquisition efforts for Hangtime (Kiswe’s consumer-facing mobile app) and for our commercial partners. Additionally, the Marketing Director will support growing Kiswe’s brand and formulate strategic partnerships for the company. The successful candidate will have a proven track record with market insights, strategy, planning and execution and to think outside of the box.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Devise strategies to drive online traffic to applications like Hangtime (see LetsHangtime.com) and online products
  • Understand user feedback and create insights for product and marketing
  • Work with CMO to develop and manage digital marketing campaigns for Hangtime and commercial partners
  • Track and analyze data like targeting, acquisition, conversion and retention to drive improvements towards achieving KPI’s
  • Evaluate customer research, market conditions and competitor data
  • Utilize a range of growth hacking and user acquisition techniques including paid search, SEO, PPC and influencer
  • Oversee the social media strategy and execution
  • Manage Kiswe brand e.g., website and assets to raise brand awareness
  • Responsible for planning and budgetary control of all digital marketing
  • Review new technologies and keep the company at the forefront of developments in digital marketing

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising or related field
  • 4+ years’ experience working in consumer digital marketing or advertising
  • Ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent problem solving skills and analytical mindset
  • Strong communication and organizational skills
  • Familiar with Facebook, Google and other platform tools like audience builders, ad campaigns, and analytics
  • Familiar with image and video creation platforms such as Photoshop and iMovie a plus
  • Familiar with web publishing tools such as WordPress a plus

BENEFITS AND PERKS

  • Medical and dental benefits
  • STD & LTD plans
  • 401(k) plan
  • Kitchen stocked with healthy snacks and premium coffee
  • Free access to the office fitness center
  • Opportunity to work with a world-class team of engineers, business managers and entrepreneurs

For more information or to submit your resume, contact us by sending mail to khee.lee @kiswe.com.

Business Development Manager EMEA

JOB

Kiswe Mobile is leading the transition to the next major consumer behavior: social, mobile and gamified/interactive video. Powered by world class technology and a proven team, Kiswe is poised for substantial commercial growth.

Kiswe would like to add a business development manager for the Europe, Middle-East and Africa region. He/She would have a proven and successful track record in selling solutions in the sports, entertainment and media industry across the region, with a focus on UK and international networks. A high profile relations network, experience with live streaming solutions and an understanding of broadcast & digital production workflows are a must. The successful candidate will be a motivated professional, with an ability to work and collaborate in a dynamic, international environment. The role preferably is based in London, UK.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop a deep understanding of the Kiswe Hangtime and CloudCast solutions, their respective value propositions, key partnership potential and competition
  • Devise strategies to drive opportunities with premium broadcasters, media networks and major (e-)sports federations across the region
  • Generate and process a funnel in line with set quarterly targets and objective
  • Attend & organize speaking opportunities at sports and media conferences & tradeshows
  • Collaborate in full transparency with your 360 internal support organization to drive opportunities to success
  • Report to the Head of Kiswe Europe

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • 5+ years of business development experience at a sports, broadcast, gaming, media or technology company
  • Existing professional relationships with and a successful track record in solution sales and installments at (e-)sports, gaming and livestreaming/broadcast media organizations
  • Strong affinity with our customer’s (analog vs digital) production workflows and ecosystems
  • A passion for sports, gaming, content, and media
  • Understanding of current market disrupting (live) content consumption patterns
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Travel for conferences, trade shows, and events
  • Ability to multi-task effectively in a fast-paced environment

BENEFITS AND PERKS

  • An attractive remuneration package deal, leveraging your business development success potential
  • Join an open, dynamic and caring company culture
  • Opportunity to work in a fast-paced, high tech & innovative environment
  • Be part of a world-class team of engineers, business managers and entrepreneursFor more information or to submit your resume, contact us by sending mail to jorre.belpaire@kiswe.com.
Head of Programming: Hangtime

JOB

Location: New York City or New Jersey
Hangtime is an interactive consumer app, built by Kiswe Mobile, that intersects the worlds of gaming, social media, and mobile video to create a digital living room for users to enjoy with friends. We are aggressively growing the Hangtime platform and building a world-class team to build a one-of-a-kind interactive experience. You can get more information at letshangtime.com. The Head of Programming will be responsible for developing a comprehensive channel programming strategy that 1) showcases the unique capabilities of the Hangtime platform in compelling ways, and 2) drives exceptional audience growth and retention across the Hangtime ecosystem.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Lead proposals to evolve the Hangtime programming strategy, based on a combination of selective original shows and acquired content
  • Leverage social media and mobile gaming App expertise to drive new interactive, original show formats that showcase the “superpowers” of Hangtime!
  • Make proposals for select content acquisitions that users would deeply enjoy together in Private and Featured Hangs
  • Leverage Hangtime shows to create partner “gray label” blueprints to inspire and teach media companies how to drive user interactivity by delivering their content with the Hangtime experience
  • Interface with partners to define content strategy
  • Determine the optimal Hangtime programming schedule, including when to air content each week
  • Evolve and develop our strategy for “rest state” videos and experiences for users in between shows
  • Lead the development of a talented shows team by bringing knowledge of the App and media worlds, coaching them to their potential, and cross pollinating lessons learned
  • Measure and improve show and channel performance, and make specific recommendations based on data and learnings
  • Support storyline development across different characters and shows
  • Support delivery of shows in a reliable manner, and evolve them to become more interesting and impactful
  • Provide support for UI and creative assets across shows, product, and marketing

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

  • 5+ years of digital media programming experience, including results on growing audiences and direct experience working on consumer mobile app products
  • Professional experience with social networks and gaming apps
  • Highly motivated and achievement oriented with a demonstrable track record of success
  • Exceptional team player with a proven ability to manage and develop high performing teams
  • Great communication skills and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, enjoying a fast-paced, dynamic environment while understanding how to effectively prioritize across competing priorities

BENEFITS AND PERKS

  • Medical and dental coverage
  • 401(k) plan
  • Kitchen stocked with healthy snacks and premium coffee
  • Free access to the office fitness center
  • Opportunity to work with a world-class team of engineers, business managers and entrepreneurs

For more information or to submit your resume, contact us by sending mail to jobs at kiswe.com.

iOS Developer

JOB

We’re looking for a front end iOS engineer to join the Kiswe team. This role requires an understanding of Apple technologies and environments including Xcode, Objective-C, Swift and strong knowledge of iOS frameworks and API’s. We’re looking for someone who’s excited about working with the latest video streaming technologies, building awesome apps and getting their products into the hands of creative people around the world. This person should be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment while producing high quality code. Delivering an amazing user experience is always top priority.

CORE SKILLS

You think like an engineer, designer and user all at the same time. You are most comfortable developing for iOS but may have experience with Android, web or other parts of the stack. Pretty much if you have to make something you’ll figure it out. You are adept at turning complicated technologies under the hood into simple, powerful user experiences. An understanding of media frameworks is a plus.

BENEFITS

  • Full medical and dental coverage
  • 401(k) plan

PERKS

  • Flexible remote working and self-regulated vacation policy
  • Kitchen stocked with healthy snacks and premium coffee & espresso
  • Free access to the office fitness center
  • Opportunity to work with a world-class team of engineers, business managers and entrepreneurs

For more information or to submit your resume, contact us at kareers@kiswe.com

Android Developer

JOB

We’re looking for a front end Android engineer to join the Kiswe team. This role requires an understanding of Google technologies and environments including Android Studio, Java, JUnit, and strong knowledge of Android frameworks and API’s. We’re looking for someone who’s excited about working with the latest video streaming technologies, building awesome apps and getting their products into the hands of creative people around the world. This person should be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment while producing high quality code. Delivering an amazing user experience is always top priority.

CORE SKILLS

You think like an engineer, designer and user all at the same time. You are most comfortable developing for Android but may have experience with iOS, web or other parts of the stack. Pretty much if you have to make something you’ll figure it out. You are adept at turning complicated technologies under the hood into simple, powerful user experiences. An understanding of media frameworks is a plus.

BENEFITS

  • Full medical and dental coverage
  • 401(k) plan

PERKS

  • Flexible remote working and self-regulated vacation policy
  • Kitchen stocked with healthy snacks and premium coffee & espresso
  • Free access to the office fitness center
  • Opportunity to work with a world-class team of engineers, business managers and entrepreneurs

For more information or to submit your resume, contact us at kareers@kiswe.com