The Memo: #25 (90+ remote jobs)

Hey folks,

In building this newsletter and community, I’ve been looking at lots of great examples of indie makers and startups that have figured something key out about building a community. As I continue to seek out the first sponsor for the free version of the newsletter and use those funds to support people in the community building their own side projects, I thought I’d share some of interesting examples over the next few newsletters.

Peanut, which recently announced a $5M funding round, is a community for mothers. The company’s explainer video has a series of women recite a poem on motherhood called “What’s my name again.” The video (on the landing page) is such a clear success in explaining the need for the community and they do it in a really novel way. If you’re thinking about your own side projects, which I know many of you are, I think this is a really great example of how to hook people on the need for what you’re creating.


A little while back, I asked this question:

As a remote worker, what's one thing that would make your life easier, make you more efficient, or reduce any obstacles that you've encountered?

One thing that came up, was that some of you felt that remote workers aren’t always treated the same as your on-premise colleagues. For example, needing to demonstrate how you’ve spent your time with weekly reports. Have others had a similar experience? If you have similar experiences that you’d like to share or would like add your add your own response to the question, you can do so here.


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Also: The Memo emerged while working on another newsletter, which involved interviewing early-stage founders (I noticed that many companies would consider remote candidates without making mention of that fact in their job adverts). In the future, we may look to host member-only events where you can ask founders and VCs questions.


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Engineering

Senior Software Engineer – Spreedly (US, expect CA, WA, or NY)

Senior Software Engineer – Base (US)

Senior Front-End Developer – Jibble Group (UTC - UTC+8 time zones)

Web Architect – 1Password (Work remotely, from anywhere, flexibly – all positions)

Engineering Manager – MixMax (JS, React, Express) – (4 hours overlap with 9 AM - 6 PM Pacific Time)

Security Manager

Senior Engineering Manager – (JS, React, Express) – (4 hours overlap with 9 AM - 6 PM Pacific Time)

Senior Software Engineer – (Node, React, JS) – (4 hours overlap with 9 AM - 6 PM Pacific Time)

Technical Support Engineer – Strya

Software Engineer, Platform

Senior Software Engineer

Senior Open Source Engineer

Web Engineer – LIV (Europe, remote) $40k – $110k • 0.25% – 2.0%

Unreal and C++ Engineer – (Europe, remote) $40k – $120k • 0.25% – 2.0%

Webapp Backend Engineer – Community

Senior Backend Engineer

Senior DevOps Engineer

Senior Full Stack Engineer – Namaste Technologies (Node.js, React) – (between EDT (Toronto time) and GMT+3 (Moscow time))

Senior Node.js Engineer – (between EDT (Toronto time) and GMT+3 (Moscow time))

Senior Backend Engineer – Pitch

Senior Frontend Engineer, Security

Software Engineer

Senior QA Engineer

Senior iOS Engineer

Senior Frontend Engineer

Frontend Engineer, Performance

Senior Ruby Backend Developer – Veeqo (remote ok within a few hours of GMT)

Technical Lead, Web Development – HubSpot (US)

Support Engineer – Mattermost

WordPress Developer – WP Buffs

Senior Frontend Engineer – vidIQ

Frontend Engineer – FireBase (careers page)

Backend Engineer – (careers page)

Product

Manager, Product Expert Team – HubSpot (US)

Product Marketing Manager – Auth0 (North America)

Product Manager, Consul – HashiCorp (US, Canada)

Product Manager, GRC (Governance, Risk & Compliance) – (US, Canada)

Product Manager, Terraform Ecosystem – (US, Canada)

Product Manager, Vault Core – (US, Canada)

Sr. Product Manager – (US, Canada)

Product Manager – Argent (Europe)

Product Owner – Greenpeace

VP of Product – Coffee Meets Bagel (*mentions remote possibility on career page*)

Senior Product Manager

Product Owner – Toggl

Data Science 

Senior Data Engineer – Spreedly (US, expect CA, WA, or NY)

Data Engineer – vidIQ

Senior Product Data Scientist – Coffee Meets Bagel

Data Scientist, Trading Technologies – Kraken

Data Scientist

Data Engineer

Marketing

Content Marketer – 1Password (Work remotely, from anywhere, flexibly – all positions)

Senior Marketing Manager, Freemium Acquisition, Content Marketing – HubSpot

Senior Growth Marketer – Argent (Europe)

Design

Graphic/Web Designer – Jibble Group (likely: UTC - UTC+8 time zones)

Product Designer – Paylocity

Designer – Prisma

Product (UX and Web) Designer – SimpleTexting (available during US hours)

UI Designer – Kraken

Product Designer – Toggl

UI Engineer – Aragon

Sales

Enterprise Account Executive – Spreedly

Enterprise Sales, Convenience Stores – Punchh

Enterprise Sales, Restaurants

Enterprise Sales, Retail

VP North American Sales, Restaurants

Corporate Account Executive, SaaS Sales – HubSpot (US)

Channel Account Manager – (US)

Channel Account Executive, SaaS Sales – (US)

Business Development Representative – Kira Systems (UK)

Account Director, Corporate/Commercial - US West (US)

Military and Special Operations Business Development Manager – goTenna

Operations, Support & Other

Legal Counsel – 1Password (Canada)

Partnership Manager – Veeqo (London, remote ok)

Remote Customer Support Specialist, Technical Support – HubSpot

Partnerships Account Executive – (US)

Manager, Customer Support – (US)

Manager, Customer Success – (US)

Manager, Customer Onboarding Team – (US)

Renewals Specialist – (US)

Renewal Manager – (US)

Career Coach – SpringBoard (US Pacific) – part-time, contract, remote

Career Coach – (India) – part-time, contract, remote

Customer Support Specialist – Respondent (continental US Time Zone)

Recruiter (continental US Time Zone)

Support Specialist – WP Buffs

Program Manager – PartnerHero

Head of Strategic Partnerships

IT Support Specialist – Kraken

Senior Business Systems Analyst

Legal Account Director – Kira Systems (UK)

Channel Partner Manager (US West Coast)