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We're always looking for like-minded people.
If any of these careers suit your talents, send us your resume.

At Noble, we live by the Golden Rule, "Treat others as you want to be treated." All full-time employees receive 100 percent company paid medical, dental and life insurance coupled with spectacular views of the Sierra Nevada mountain range.

We're currently accepting resumes for the following positions:

SEO/SEM Analyst

Position Summary:

This position will join Noble’s strategy team and assist in the planning and execution of search engine optimization (SEO) and paid search marketing campaigns (PPC) for Noble Studios clients.  Experience teaming with technical and creative services will be important since many of these campaigns will be tied to other website development projects.

Core Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, manage, optimize and report on search marketing campaigns for clients across a variety of search engines including Google, Bing, Yahoo and others.
    • Conduct keyword research, analysis, bucketing, and matching in order to develop quality keyword lists.  
    • Utilize successful bidding strategies and effective keyword management on pay-per-click (PPC) search campaigns to hit target acquisitions goals and efficiency metrics.
    • Conduct ad testing and landing page testing including both A/B and multivariate testing using Optimizely, Google Website Optimizer or similar tools.
    • Interact with clients as needed for approvals and / or revisions.
  • Create promotional text ads for use with a variety of campaigns across different searches engines and publishers.
  • Work both directly with clients as well as other Noble team members (account management, project management, etc.) to clearly understand client goals and business in order to formulate effective plans.
  • Provide detailed analysis of key metrics and program tracking techniques in order to increase overall search performance efficiency.
  • Assist in generating weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, and quarterly performance reports for all clients, including ability to recognize and troubleshoot data anomalies.
  • Configure web analytics software such as Google Analytics or similar products.
  • Stay abreast of the latest trends in the Search Marketing industry through constant research, article reading, webinars and industry events.
  • Learn and develop mastery of all elements of paid media campaign management including the tactics of search engine marketing and the tools used to implement them.

Required Skills/Knowledge/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business administration, statistics or related field.
  • Preferred two years of experience in search marketing.
  • Minimum of one year of client service and/or customer management experience.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Strong analytical & research skills with an innate ability to think outside the box.
  • Ability to work well under pressure in a very fast paced environment.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint.
  • Working knowledge of Google Analytics and other web analytics tools.
  • Experience using ad serving technologies preferred.
  • Google Adwords certification and Bing Ads certificate preferred.
  • Experience with A/B and multivariate testing concepts preferred.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to handle multiple ongoing tasks with changing priorities.

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Web Developer

Noble Studios web developers are lucid programmers with a passion for problem solving. As an agency, every project can be expected to be different. This means being able to rapidly adapt to new situations and solve new problems.

Modern web applications often contain three or more tiers. Proficiency and practical knowledge of the following development tiers at Noble Studios are expected in order to be considered for this position:

  • Front end Development
  • Server Side Development
  • Quality Assurance

Job Description

  • Scope projects accurately and keep hours within estimated time.

  • Communicate regularly within project team members on project planning, status and momentum.

  • Meet deadlines and deliverables as scoped.

  • Keep up with the latest trends in the web development field.

  • Think creatively to solve unique problems on a project by project basis.

  • Working on external and internal projects.

  • Some client interaction is expected.

  • Manage and perform cross browser testing and cross platform testing.

  • Creating custom applications, leveraging existing platforms and integrating with third party platforms.

Desired Skills

Noble Studios web developers are expected to stay up-to-date on current Web and mobile standards and practices, and have a working knowledge of the following:

  • Markup Languages: HTML, XHTML, HTML5, XML, RSS
  • Client Side Scripting: JavaScript, jQuery, JSON
  • Server Side Integration: PHP 5, MySQL
  • Version Control: GIT
  • Familiarity with: Linux, Apache, VirtualHosts, SSH

Desired Experience

  • WordPress

    • ​Theme Development
    • Plugin Development
  • ExpressionEngine / CodeIgniter
    • Plugin Development
    • Module Development
  • Facebook
    • API Integration
    • Application Development
  • Twitter
    • API Integration
  • YouTube
    • API Integration
    • Application Development
  • Phonegap
  • Google
    • Maps API Integration
    • Analytics API Integration

Additional Experience

2 years of experience in the web development field is not required but is desired.

Additional experience in any of the following is also appreciated but not required:

Subversion, CURL, Bash, ActionScript, VBScript, E-commerce, Nagios, Objective C, Java, Retina Display, Responsive Design, Adaptive Design, WordPress Core Contributor, MVC, Object Oriented Programming, Functional Programming, HTTP Headers, DOM, REST, SOAP, CSS3, Wildfire Platform, Drupal, Python, AppEngine Development, Ruby, E-mail Development, ESP Integration, SQL Lite, MSSQL, NoSQL, Document Oriented Databases, Mobile Development, Tablet Development, iOS App Store, Android Market, UnitTesting, .NET Development, Cloud Based Development, Design Patterns, Ant/Phing Automation, Virtual Machines, Scalability, Systems Administration

Postscript

Noble Studios web developers hold the following concepts and qualities as invaluable to the team: intellectual curiosity, ability to be both strategic and tactical, a passion for solving complex problems, pride and ownership of your craft, strong analytical skills and innovative thinking, the ability to be objective and the ability to communicate and work well with others.

As an agency, it is expected as the market changes that all Noble Studios web developers will handle change, adapt and evolve as needed.

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Senior Web Designer

Noble Studios’ senior designers live and breathe digital. They have a habit of consistently creating visually appealing designs and intuitive user experiences for even the most challenging projects.

Aside from being an exceptionally talented designer, they have a mastery of both UX and UI. They have an expert knowledge of best web practices, responsive designs, and understand how modern web technologies and JavaScript libraries power their interactive design concepts.

Being a fast-paced agency, there’s never a boring day. Juggling projects and meeting multiple deadlines is second nature. Senior designers mentor junior creatives in mastering their craft.

Noble Studios is a highly collaborative agency and designers regularly work with copywriters, strategists, developers, and the creative director to create forward thinking, pixel-perfect concepts for some of the nation’s most well-known brands.

Qualifications

  • Strong creative background. Four year degree in graphic design, user centered design or equivalent. At least four years of visual design experience, preferably in an agency setting, with a creative portfolio to prove it. Emphasis creating responsive designs, web apps, and social campaigns using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • UX and UI. Beyond visual design, demonstrated understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation.
  • Conceptual thinking. Ability to brainstorm and execute compelling, interactive designs and experiences.
  • Communicator. Ability to clearly convey ideas and confidently give presentations.
  • Mentor. Oversee work of junior designers, mentoring and assisting in developing their creative abilities.
  • Great attitude. We work hard and play hard. We have a great team culture and are a prima donna-free zone.

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Web Designer

Noble Studios’ designers live and breathe digital. They have a habit of creating visually appealing designs and intuitive user experiences for even the most challenging projects.

Aside from being a talented designer, they have a solid understanding of both UX and UI. They have knowledge of best web practices, responsive designs, and understand how modern web technologies and JavaScript libraries power their interactive design concepts.

Being a fast-paced agency, there’s never a boring day. Juggling projects and meeting multiple deadlines is second nature. Web designers work under the general direction of senior designers or the creative director. Noble Studios is a highly collaborative agency and designers will also regularly work with copywriters, strategists, developers, and the creative director to create forward thinking, pixel-perfect concepts for some of the nation’s most well-known brands.

Qualifications

  • Strong creative background. Four year degree in graphic design, user centered design or equivalent. At least two years of visual design experience, preferably in an agency setting, with a creative portfolio to prove it. Emphasis creating responsive designs, web apps, and social campaigns using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • UX and UI. Beyond visual design, demonstrated understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, and navigation.
  • Communicator. Ability to clearly convey ideas and confidently give presentations.
  • Great attitude. We work hard and play hard. We have a great team culture and are a prima donna-free zone.

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