If you’re interested in solving challenging problems for some of the world’s leading publishing companies, while also getting to work with a world-class team that is fun, caring, and nimble, then this opportunity will likely resonate with you. We are a group of individuals committed to providing our customers with world-class technology, best-in-class strategic services and cutting-edge industry insights.
Polar partners with the world’s leading premium publishers to help scale their branded content business. Conde Nast, Huffington Post, The Telegraph, News Australia, Post Media and hundreds of other customers use our platform to scale their branded content business. Polar makes it easy to create dynamic native formats for any device, promote branded content across multiple channels, optimize performance, and assess engagement with insights.
This role also requires a strong eye for design - you will be designing, recommending and implementing high quality content based advertising executions. You will also be involved in building demo scripts and integrations for new product features that highlight the capabilities of the Polar Platform for prospective customers. You will work very closely with Polar's Account Managers who act as a liaison for customers and coordinate integration projects with the client stakeholders.
Polar is headquartered in Toronto and has a growing global footprint, with offices in New York, London and Sydney. This position will be based out of our growing global headquarters in the heart of downtown Toronto.
Interested in joining our growing family? Learn more at www.polar.me/careers
Write high-quality front-end software with an understanding of performance across desktop and mobile platforms/browsers
Design and implement new content advertising formats and executions based on Polar’s tools and platform
Analyze and optimize implementations for customers using tools such as Chrome Web Inspector
Troubleshoot technical issues coming through Customer Support channels and resolve or escalate them appropriately
Experience with implementing and tweaking designs using CSS
Experience profiling and troubleshooting sites using Chrome Web Inspector
Understanding of Content Management Systems, Advertising Platforms and Solutions and how ads are served on the web is a big bonus
Exposure to tools such as GitHub and Jira is good
Life At Polar
Ordinary days are for ordinary people - you’ll find neither at Polar! Joining the Polar team means working with a tight group of passionate individuals that all have an unmatched dedication to revolutionizing the digital publishing industry. Our culture is built on a foundation of business transparency with an office-wide “no-door” policy - that’s right, nobody has an office! Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday the entire global team meets virtually for 15 minutes with updates from every department so that everyone knows what’s going on.
Our core values are leadership, fearlessness, awareness and growth. Share with us how you live these values personally or professionally.
Highlights You Should Know About Polar
B2B SaaS company focused on serving premium publishers.
Served over 18 billion native ads across 2,000 publisher sites last year.
40 person team in offices in Canada, US, UK and Australia.
Raised over $14 million in investment capital to fuel aggressive growth.
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