SEO: You will learn how to optimize a portfolio of sites to improve our reach on all search engines. You will track traffic patterns; lead research projects; manage SEO projects; prioritize projects; report on results & share these findings with the whole SEO team, as well as Senior Management.
Experiences & Vacation Rentals Industry: While your goal will be to increase SEO traffic to TripAdvisor, you will get the opportunity to learn about all aspects of the business (e.g. Competitor Analysis, Top Vacation Rental Destinations by Market, etc.) You will then leverage your findings to optimize our sites to reflect market demand.
Other Skills: At TripAdvisor, we emphasize quantitative analysis & thorough experimentation. You will learn how to gather the preliminary data to build an experiment & how to subsequently analyze these results. We move quickly! Within weeks you will be writing specs, running tests, analyzing results, & making decisions that have real effects on revenue & profit for the company.
Why Work Here?
Start-up Atmosphere with a Big Name Brand: At TripAdvisor you get all the pros of being at a start-up, while enjoying the resources of a global powerhouser. TripAdvisor features a casual work atmosphere, free lunch in the Needham office, a pub & a game room that includes Foosball, shuffle board etc.
We dont Bite: We pride ourselves on being a collaborative, flat organization. Questions are always welcome & everyone is very approachable. It is our goal for you to always feel like part of the team.
We Love our Work: Dont you want to work at a company where everyone is passionate about what they do? We love what we do & we want you to love it as well.
What Are We Looking For?
Academics: Degree in Economics, Finance, Business, Statistics, Engineering, or Math. Other majors are welcome to apply, but please emphasize your quantitative skills in your cover letter.
Professional Experience: 5+ years of in-house SEO work experience with an industry leading website. .
Management Experience: You will have worked & collaborated with engineers & SEO professionals at all levels.
Tech / web-savvy: You have a natural curiosity about web companies, new start-ups, & the travel world. Existing knowledge of SEO, SQL, BigQuery, & HTML is preferred. If youve built your own website & tried to make it rank on Google thats even better! Demonstrable track record of business results through SEO also desired.
Strong Analytical & Communication Skills: You enjoy working with data & are comfortable with math. You must be very comfortable with Excel & interested in getting better. Vlookups, Pivot Tables, If Statements, etc. are part of your daily life so learn to love them!
Striving to Get Better: We expect you to be smart, hard-working, detail-oriented, organized, & motivated. You should constantly be looking for ways to improve on your skills & look for ways to add value to the team.