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Fresno Inc. is a rapidly growing Santa Monica-based full-stack content studio. Named for the metaphorical and physical midway point between Hollywood and Silicon Valley, we combine content and entertainment with data and technology. Fresno was created to be the conduit between these two worlds. We work closely with both brands and content creators to craft original programming for distribution on Silicon Valley platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, Pinterest etc.).Interested in any of the below jobs?

Send your resumes, cover letters, and references to jobs@fresnoinc.com

 

Product Designer – UX / UI

This is a fantastic opportunity for a strong Product Designer with a clear vision for designing usable and cutting edge interfaces and interactions. After working closely with product managers and other team members to define the approach, the Product Designer will own the execution of the experience from designing mockups, to building prototypes, to working with engineers on polishing the final product. the Product Designer will design scalable interface systems, and obsess over the details that take a product from good, to great, to exceptional.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Partner with our Product Manager, engineers and analysts to oversee the user experience of our products from conception until launch
  • Take broad, conceptual ideas and turn them into something useful and valuable for our users
  • Design flows and experiences that are incredibly simple and elegant
  • Rapidly prototype flows, concepts, and interactions, take in feedback, and successively iterate
  • Solve UX/UI challenges and solve problems in unique and innovative ways
  • Work as a collaborative team member with clients, developers, product managers and data analysts
  • Develop visual identity systems, data visualizations, visual design, illustrations, etc.

About you

  • Skilled and experienced in all parts of the design process – research, brainstorming, sketching, wireframing/flow creation, final visuals, prototyping and asset creation
  • Understands what makes an experience good and thinks through user problems, finds reasonable solutions, mocks them up in detail, and works with engineers to build them.
  • Self-starter who actively seeks ways to make the user experience both visually appealing and easy to use
  • Look for opportunities to solve problems in unusual and innovative ways
  • Open-minded, creative, and self-critical
  • Takes initiative, collaborative and communicative

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of  visual and interaction design experience
  • Demonstrated experience with end-to-end (hybrid UX and UI) product design
  • Demonstrated strategic product thinking and vision
  • Experience in building and shipping applications or software
  • Must have URL featuring examples of interaction design work
  • Demonstrated love of design
  • Experience with and curiosity of agile and lean philosophies
  • Strong presentation and communication skills

Nice to have

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in design-related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience visualizing, simplifying and interacting with complex data sets
  • Experience building HTML/CSS

Salary: commensurate with experience
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Santa Monica, CA

 

Data Analyst

Fresno is looking for a Data Analyst to join our Content Science team. Fresno is a rapidly growing Santa Monica-based entertainment company. Named for the metaphorical and physical midway point between Hollywood and Silicon Valley, Fresno creates “intelligent content” using data and insights. Fresno works with world’s top content creators to develop premium programming for distribution on Silicon Valley platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, etc.).

The Data Analyst will be a key member of the Content Science team, partnering across the company to drive better content through data. They will work closely with our studios, business, and engineering teams to create increasingly robust analysis. The ideal candidate will go beyond reporting to develop insights and models that can improve the business. The right person for this role is a curious learner who is hungry to work in a fast-paced startup environment where their work truly makes a difference.

Responsibilities:
• Analyze large volumes of blended data, interpret results, and provide actionable recommendations
• Interface with internal and external creative teams to understand their data needs and translate those needs into analysis and insights that drive learning
• Manage the production of datasets and reports for exploratory analysis using system reporting tools such as Tableau, Excel and Google Analytics
• Partner with engineering and product teams to develop internal data tools and techniques
• Identify and document current datasets, source systems, points of contact, regularly maintain comprehensive data inventory going forward
• To explore new data sets, to geek out on new APIs and new analyses, to boldly go where no one has gone before

Qualifications:
• 3-5 years experience working in data analysis, with a digital media or marketing focus
• Bachelor’s degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g. Economics, Math, Computer Science)
• Fluent in SQL, SPARQL, or other big data querying languages
• Not afraid of Python, NumPy, or SMACK stack
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Must be able to communicate technical findings with non-technical audiences.
• Familiar with pop culture and media landscape

Fresno is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Fresno is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

Salary: commensurate with experience
Job Type: Full-time

Send your resumes, cover letters, and references to jobs@fresnoinc.com

 

Partner Manager

Fresno is a new Santa Monica-based digital content studio. Founded by proven entrepreneurs, we combine the creative talent of Hollywood with the data and science of Silicon Valley. We have a cool slate of programs and great business relationships and are looking for a special someone who can help guide and build our client relationships. You will be tasked with ensuring that clients using our software and services are successful in implementing our products.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Partner Manager with a clear vision of how they would like to help our clients succeed in the media and entertainment industries. You will be responsible for high-level relationship management of new and existing strategically targeted clients. In this role, you will serve as a client liaison responsible for successful product adoption and overall management of the client relationship to include reporting and analytics of product usage tied to client success, client testimonials and client references. The Partner Manager will work closely with the Product team to develop effective product implementation strategies, develop an effective business model for ongoing use of the product, surface client concerns regarding the product and other important end user feedback to support product enhancements and changes in the market environment. This position reports directly to the Chief Product Officer.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Requirements

• The Partner Manager will be responsible for managing one or more clients.
• Establish a trusted/strategic advisor relationship with each assigned client and drive continued value of our products and services.
• Work with clients to establish critical goals, or other key performance indicators and aid the customer in achieving their goals.
• Be the day-to-day liaison between clients and the Product team to ensure effective use of Fresno’s tools and platforms.
• Manage ongoing client product adoption issues to ensure client satisfaction and ongoing client communication by serving as their primary contact for strategic client pre-and post-product implementations.
• Present reporting data and insights to client on a regular basis.
• Establish best practice workflow to include written processes, policies and procedures that supports client management of product output during implementation and operations phase to ensure optimal use of the product.
• Handle client issues and concerns in an efficient and effective manner by engaging appropriate internal teams to ensure resolution. Ensure appropriate teams are informed in order to prevent escalations and identify new opportunities.
• Research, analyze, record and communicate product end user issues effectively with assigned clients and their management teams to achieve optimum performance.

EDUCATION:

Bachelors Degree in Business or other related entertainment field

EXPERIENCE:

• 3+ years of relevant experience.
• Proven ability to create reports and present data and analytics to clients
• Track record of strong project management, client services and/or account management.
• Fundamental understanding or exposure to the media, entertainment and publisher landscape.
• Strong attention to detail and tenacious work ethic.
• Consultative approach with proven relationship building experience.
• Proven ability to multi-task and meet deadlines.
• Proficient with MS Office
• Experience with reporting software such as Tableau highly desired
• A passion for media, entertainment and digital advertising strongly preferred.
• Proven ability to perform in a fast-paced, unstructured environment with high level of initiative.

Some cool things about working here:

• We will pay you well
• We help you stay healthy by paying for your health insurance
• We let you go on vacation and then pay you when you are on one
• We are less than a mile from the best banh mi’s in Los Angeles
• We have a bar next door and you can get our Wi-Fi signal there

Salary: commensurate with experience
Job Type: Full-time

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Interested in any of the above jobs?

Send your resumes, cover letters, and references to jobs@fresnoinc.com


Fresno Inc. is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Fresno Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.