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Full Stack Developer

San Francisco, CA

User Experience Designer

San Francisco, CA

Account Strategist

San Francisco, CA


Full Stack Developer

Job Description

Akoonu delivers a cloud platform for enterprise marketing teams. It enables our users to define, build and operationalize the strategic elements of buyer understanding, including journey maps, buyer personas, brand, messaging and content plans. With Akoonu, companies are assured their account-based marketing and sales efforts support and engage every buyer in every targeted account.

Akoonu is looking for an innovative and passionate Full Stack Engineer with strong interest in building a scalable, next-generation cloud-and-mobile platform to drive strategic marketing and sales. As a key member of the Akoonu product development team you will lead and collaborate in the architecture, design and development of the Akoonu platform and applications. You’ll work with a great team of accomplished professionals in a fast-paced yet fun work environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for contributing to the architecture of the Akoonu platform and evolving a set of coding standards/guidelines in collaboration with other developers
  • Responsible for designing and developing new modules and features of the Akoonu platform or applications, with minimal to no direction, adhering to the architecture and coding guidelines.
  • Responsible for participating in the complete product process - from conception to post-launch analysis.
  • Responsible for the development of entire products, product modules or components across the full product suite and technology stack - from data models, to middle-tier to web and/or mobile applications.

Role Requirements and Skills

  • 5+ years of full stack development experience
  • An excellent understanding of, and practical production experience with, web-based enterprise application development. Mobile apps development experience is a plus.
  • Highly skilled in, and passionate about, building highly dynamic data-driven web applications
  • Solid understanding of, and hands-on experience with, web technologies - HTTP, REST, OAuth, HTML5, CSS, XML, JSON, AngularJS and asynchronous programming
  • Hands-on knowledge of a variety of back-end technologies, such as Java, Relational and NoSQL databases, queueing, threading and non-blocking models
  • Experience with building RESTful APIs and programming with APIs a strong plus
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Independent self-direction coupled with an aptitude for team collaboration and open communication.
  • Relentlessly curious, detail oriented with a deep desire to write readable, performant and elegant code
  • A passion for open source and knowledge of the current and evolving technology ecosystem
  • Comfortable working with git or similar source-control systems and with JIRA and similar issue tracking systems
  • Experience with Google Cloud Platform is a plus

Please send resumes to talent@akoonu.com. Principals only.


User Experience Designer

Job Description

Akoonu delivers a cloud platform for enterprise marketing teams. It enables our users to define, build and operationalize the strategic elements of buyer understanding, including journey maps, buyer personas, brand, messaging and content plans. With Akoonu, companies are assured their account-based marketing and sales efforts support and engage every buyer in every targeted account.

Akoonu is looking for an innovative and passionate User Experience Designer with strong interests and capabilities in the design and development of engaging user experiences. The ideal candidate will be a creative self-starter and hands-on problem solver who can work independently as well as collaborate with a team with open communication. This is a ground-up opportunity to contribute to an exciting startup with fresh ideas to build consistent and addictive user experiences for power users and non-technical users. You’ll work with a great team of accomplished professionals in a fast-paced yet fun work environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Lead visual, experience and interaction design for Akoonu products to ensure an intuitive, consistent and simple-to-use experiences for power as well as non-technical users
  • Responsible for using modern design approaches and principles such as material or minimalist design and creating a UX framework for delivering intuitive and consistent user interactions and experiences
  • Responsible for creating clean and crisp visual designs based on Akoonu’s brand identity and values, and the construction of user flows to fulfill specific product requirements
  • Use the UX framework to create wireframes for new products and features, design and validate prototypes and to design simple to navigate user interaction flows
  • Create production-ready artifacts for use by developers to build the Akoonu platform’s UI .
  • Collaborate with the product management and product development team throughout the entire development process, from planning to delivery
  • Work on data visualization problems to make rich data accessible to non-technical users

Role Requirements and Skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Three or more years of user experience design experience for cloud-based and/or mobile software
  • Experience creating great user-centered design solutions across multiple interfaces and screen sizes
  • Working knowledge of user interface design patterns and standard UCD methodologies
  • Experience with or exposure to modern design approaches such as material design, minimalist design, responsive design, etc.
  • Exceptional production value and attention to detail
  • Experience working with design and prototyping tools such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InVision, Sketch, Origami Studio, Pixate etc.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript a plus
  • Pre-existing domain knowledge of, or ability to pick-up knowledge in, marketing and sales functions and roles a plus

Please send resumes to talent@akoonu.com. Principals only.


Account Strategist

Job Description

Akoonu delivers a cloud platform for enterprise marketing teams. It enables our users to define, build and operationalize the strategic elements of buyer understanding, including journey maps, buyer personas, brand, messaging and content plans. With Akoonu, companies are assured their account-based marketing and sales efforts support and engage every buyer in every targeted account.

Akoonu is looking for an experienced passionate Account Strategist with a strong background in account management with a focus on content marketing, sales enablement and or demandgen. The ideal candidate will be a creative self-starter and hands-on problem solver who can work independently as well as collaborate with a team with open communication. This is a ground-up opportunity to contribute to an exciting startup with fresh ideas to build a successful and loyal customer base. You’ll work with a great team of accomplished professionals in a fast-paced yet fun work environment.

Job Responsibilities

  • Implement Akoonu products, such as Personas, Journey Maps, Brand & Messaging, Content Planning & Inventory through a process of discovery, configuration, training and execution
  • Collaborate with customers to build content marketing architecture, including messaging and positioning frameworks, buyer personas, and buyer journey maps<
  • Research B2B content marketing and tech news/trends and be prepared to apply that knowledge across customer engagements
  • Produce content audits and gap analyses for our customers

Role Requirements and Skills

  • Self-sufficient and self-motivated to excel in a start-up environment
  • 3+ years of experience building and managing content strategy (agency, technology company, or major publication experience preferred)
  • 4-year degree required.
  • Experience meeting combined product and services revenue targets preferred.
  • Exceptional communications and presentation skills, both written and verbal
  • Mastery of marketing fundamentals including segmentation, messaging and positioning, market analysis and brand development
  • A solid, conceptual understanding of demand generation practices and marketing automation systems (e.g. Marketo, Eloqua, Pardot)
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment with strict deadlines
  • Exceptionally positive attitude, professionalism, pride in work product

Please send resumes to talent@akoonu.com. Principals only.

"Before Akoonu, we successfully generated awareness but were not satisfied with the performance of our campaigns to engage and nurture our leads. As a result of using Akoonu, we have a more comprehensive understanding of our audiences, so we can now target more effectively and nurture qualified leads."

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Joe Sticca

Chief Innovation Officer
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