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Lead iOS Engineer

Chat Sports is a technology company focused on bringing a disruptive product to the sports news industry. We have built a powerful web experience for sports fans – a curated, personalized sports page, providing each user with news stories from thousands of leading sports publishers. In 2014, with the upcoming launch of our iPhone and Android apps, we are transitioning from a desktop-focused experience into a leading mobile sports media company.

If you're interested in the challenge of redefining sports media, we’d love to talk!

The Job:

As our Lead iOS Engineer, you will define and implement new features for the Chat Sports iPhone and iPad Apps. You will work directly with our VP of Engineering and the CEO to ensure a consistent, easy-to-use, and beautiful interface. You will also have the opportunity to explore ways to improve our users’ experiences, increase usage of our apps, and promote new features that lead to longer user sessions. Additionally, you will work with the engineering and design team to improve signup flows, identify desktop dependencies, and improve our API. Being that we’re a small startup, we expect all member of the team to be comfortable having multiple responsibilities and being able to write test-driven, clean maintainable code. We expect you to be that leader – someone to share knowledge with the team and help propel us to be that leading mobile sports media company.



Candidates Must:

  • 3+ years of experience in iOS development and 7+ years of experience in software development
  • A CS degree from a top-tier university
  • A portfolio of apps in the App Store (please provide web links)
  • Experience with REST APIs – high fives for experience architecting or designing the backend of a mobile app
  • Solid sense of design, layout, and typography
  • Strong problem-solving skills in a fast-paced environment
  • A passion for user experience
  • A love for consumer mobile products and an interest in sports and sports media

More on Chat Sports, we are:

  • A small, funded startup located in Soma area of San Francisco (right near CalTrain & BART)
  • A visible web and mobile property that can provide you a LOT of exposure
  • Trying to redefine how people consume sports news and video
  • A fun, fast paced company
  • Able to provide lunch daily and a monthly transportation reimbursement
  • Backed by top-tier investors, including Rothenberg Ventures

Join Us: Shoot an email to CEO James Yoder (james@chatsports.com) with your LinkedIn profile or resume along with a quick intro why you are the ideal candidate.

This is a paid position that will require you to work out of our headquarters in San Francisco

2014 Summer MBA Business Development Internship

Chat Sports is a technology company focused on bringing a disruptive product to the sports news industry. We have built a powerful web experience for sports fans – a curated, personalized sports page, providing each user with news stories from thousands of leading sports publishers. In 2014, with the upcoming launch of our iPhone and Android apps, we are looking for leaders to help us market our products and build our brand.

We invite you to apply for a unique 12-14 week paid summer internship between May and August

The Job:

As a Business Development Intern, you will own projects that will have a direct impact on Chat Sports’ business. You will help with numerous aspects of growing our business, including: sales and revenue management, business development, partnerships, strategy, and product design. Being that we’re a small startup, all members of the team need to be comfortable having multiple responsibilities and handling the grunt work necessary to complete their projects. By doing so, you will gain exposure to all the areas involved with launching and running a startup.


Candidates Must:

  • Live in the San Francisco Bay Area (for the summer, at least)
  • Be interested in gaining startup experience
  • Be a self-starter who can get through roadblocks on their own
  • Be detail oriented
  • LOVE Sports. Watch SportsCenter religiously
  • Have a sense of humor
  • Be enjoyable to work with
  • Be enrolled in a top-tier MBA program and are completing their first year this spring

More on Chat Sports, we are:

  • A small, funded startup located in Soma area of San Francisco (right near CalTrain & BART)
  • A visible web and mobile property that can provide you a LOT of exposure
  • Trying to redefine how people consume sports news and video
  • A fun, fast paced company
  • Able to provide lunch daily and a monthly transportation reimbursement
  • Backed by top-tier investors, including Rothenberg Ventures

Join Us: Shoot an email to CEO James Yoder (james@chatsports.com) with your LinkedIn profile or resume along with a quick intro why you are the ideal candidate.

This is a paid position that will require you to work out of our headquarters in San Francisco

2014 Summer Marketing & Analytics Internship

Chat Sports is a technology company focused on bringing a disruptive product to the sports news industry. We have built a powerful web experience for sports fans – a curated, personalized sports page, providing each user with news stories from thousands of leading sports publishers. In 2014, with the upcoming launch of our iPhone and Android apps, we are transitioning from a desktop-focused experience into a leading mobile sports media company.

We invite you to apply for a unique 12-14 week paid summer internship between May and August.

The Job:

As a Summer Marketing & Analytics Intern, you will work directly with the CEO, COO and the rest of the organization on projects that will have a direct impact on Chat Sports’ business. You will help with numerous aspects of growing our business, including: analytics, advertising management, and user acquisition and retention activities. Being that we’re a small startup, all members of the team need to be comfortable having multiple responsibilities and handling the grunt work necessary to complete their projects. By doing so, you will gain exposure to all the areas involved with launching and running a startup.


Candidates Must:

  • Live in the San Francisco Bay Area (for the summer, at least)
  • Be interested in gaining startup experience
  • Be a self-starter who can get through roadblocks on their own
  • Be detail oriented
  • LOVE Sports. Watch SportsCenter religiously
  • Have a sense of humor
  • Be enjoyable to work with
  • Be completing their sophomore or junior year as a business/economics/marketing major at a top undergraduate institution

More on Chat Sports, we are:

  • A small, funded startup located in Soma area of San Francisco (right near CalTrain & BART)
  • A visible web and mobile property that can provide you a LOT of exposure
  • Trying to redefine how people consume sports news and video
  • A fun, fast paced company
  • Able to provide lunch daily and a monthly transportation reimbursement
  • Backed by top-tier investors, including Rothenberg Ventures

Join Us: Shoot an email to CEO James Yoder (james@chatsports.com) with your LinkedIn profile or resume along with a quick intro why you are the ideal candidate.

This is a paid position that will require you to work out of our headquarters in San Francisco

2014 Summer Mobile UX Design Internship

Chat Sports is a technology company focused on bringing a disruptive product to the sports news industry. We have built a powerful web experience for sports fans – a curated, personalized sports page, providing each user with news stories from thousands of leading sports publishers. In 2014, with the upcoming launch of our iPhone and Android apps, we are transitioning from a desktop-focused experience into a leading mobile sports media company.

We invite you to apply for a unique 12-14 week paid summer internship between May and August.

The Job:

As a Mobile UX Design Intern, you will be responsible for refining and improving the existing UX of our iOS and Android mobile products. You will work directly with the CEO, VP of Engineering, and our mobile leads on projects that will have an immediate influence on our mobile product design and design strategy.


Candidates Must:

  • Live in the San Francisco Bay Area (for the summer, at least)
  • Have 1-2 years applied experience in iOS or Android user interface design or equivalent field
  • Display proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop in particular) and other design tools
  • Demonstrate an understanding of visual and user interface design disciplines and principles
  • Have a critical eye for attention to detail and pixel perfection
  • Be capable of rendering high fidelity layouts and wireframes
  • Be independent, energetic, highly technical, and capable of delivering high quality results under pressure and ambiguity
  • Demonstrate initiative, leadership, and communication skills
  • Have a sense of humor and are enjoyable to work with
  • Have a sense of humor and are enjoyable to work with

More on Chat Sports, we are:

  • A small, funded startup located in Soma area of San Francisco (right near CalTrain & BART)
  • A visible web and mobile property that can provide you a LOT of exposure
  • Trying to redefine how people consume sports news and video
  • A fun, fast paced company
  • Able to provide lunch daily and a monthly transportation reimbursement
  • Backed by top-tier investors, including Rothenberg Ventures

Join Us: Shoot an email to CEO James Yoder (james@chatsports.com) with your LinkedIn profile or resume along with a quick intro why you are the ideal candidate.

This is a paid position that will require you to work out of our headquarters in San Francisco

2014 Summer Content Marketing Internship

Chat Sports is a technology company focused on bringing a disruptive product to the sports news industry. We have built a powerful web experience for sports fans – a curated, personalized sports page, providing each user with news stories from thousands of leading sports publishers. In 2014, with the upcoming launch of our iPhone and Android apps, we are looking for leaders to help us market our products and build our brand.


The Job:

As a Summer Content Marketing Intern, you will be a critical piece in bringing our disruptive provide to the industry. There’s never a dull moment at Chat Sports: each day you would join us in the office and find fun, creative ways to produce original, engaging web content that our users will be compelled to read, like, share, and Tweet. Basically, you get to create content on something that you LOVE – sports and entertainment. Creating content is not the entire job, though. Marketing the content via social channels, partners, and users will be just as important as the content itself. Distribution is the name of the game in being successful in this role. Occasional nights and weekends will be required


Candidates Must:

  • Live in the San Francisco Bay Area (for the summer, at least)
  • Be tenacious about creating and distributing viral and shareable sports content
  • Be able to write and produce posts that people will want to read and share
  • Respond quickly and accurately to breaking news
  • Have a genuine, wide-eyed love of pop culture in all its forms
  • Be interested in emerging online media
  • Have strong writing skills
  • Have experience with basic HTML
  • Be proficient with emerging video technology (e.g., gifs, Vine, Snapchat, Instagram, etc.)
  • Have a sense of humor and be enjoyable to work with

More on Chat Sports, we are:

  • A small, funded startup located in Soma area of San Francisco (right near CalTrain & BART)
  • A visible web and mobile property that can provide you a LOT of exposure
  • Trying to redefine how people consume sports news and video
  • A fun, fast paced company
  • Able to provide lunch daily and a monthly transportation reimbursement
  • Backed by top-tier investors, including Rothenberg Ventures

Join Us: Shoot an email to CEO James Yoder (james@chatsports.com) with your LinkedIn profile or resume along with a quick intro why you are the ideal candidate.

This is a paid position that will require you to work out of our headquarters in San Francisco

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