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BrightScope (http://www.BrightScope.com) is a rapidly growing financial analytics start-up focused on the massive financial advisory services and retirement plan markets. BrightScope is located in the La Jolla area of San Diego but has quickly captured national attention and gained substantial market traction because of its prominent role in the national policy debate on retirement issues. The company's mission is to increase the retirement security of America's workforce by bringing transparency and efficiency to the 401k plan market. BrightScope has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, TechCrunch, Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, BusinessWeek, CNN-Money, and CNBC. In addition, BrightScope's research has been cited by the Senate Aging Committee in its most recent report on target date funds.




Job Description: Software Developer in Test

Come join a local collaborative & agile culture to help create enterprise scale data & internet solutions for the financial industry. You’ll enjoy working with a 100% local development team in an open workspace environment where contemporary technologies are all we work with. If you enjoy solving tough problems, love learning new technologies, and want to be a big contributor to our success then consider this as the right opportunity to help build something great.

Currently, we are looking to hire a bright Software Developer to join our team of talented individuals. If you have experience developing enterprise class internet applications using Python/Django/MySQL in an agile environment, we would love the opportunity to talk with you more about this solid opportunity.

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Job Description: Growth Hacker

BrightScope is looking for an all-purpose Growth Hacker to champion BrightScope’s consumer-facing business and cement BrightScope’s position as the go-to source for financial advice. BrightScope has a thriving enterprise SaaS business and a well-established consumer brand, with over 400,000 unique visitors to its website each month, earned through years of public retirement plan ratings and financial advisor profiles. BrightScope is eager to transition its public ratings and profile pages into a consumer-friendly marketplace to help consumers find the best financial advisor to address their particular needs. As the leader of this initiative, the Growth Hacker will sit at the intersection of product, marketing, and sales, and will be responsible for developing, scaling, and managing our consumer-facing product suite.

The Growth Hacker will own all user acquisition initiatives and will work diligently to turn our consumer brand and business into a household name. This person cannot be afraid to tackle challenges, push the boundaries, and lead our consumer business to greatness.

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Job Description: Python Developer

Come join a local collaborative & agile culture to help create enterprise scale data & internet solutions for the financial industry. You’ll enjoy working with a 100% local development team in an open workspace environment where contemporary technologies are all we work with. If you enjoy solving tough problems, love learning new technologies, and want to be a big contributor to our success then consider this as the right opportunity to help build something great.

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How do we use Python?

Ingesting lots of data from a multitude of sources & formats that require techniques from simple file parsing to machine learning as we structure and push it into MySQL & Redshift. With volumes of data we build sweet looking responsive web applications using Python/Django to help the biggest financial institutes in the world make decisions.

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Job Description: Salesforce Administrator

BrightScope, Inc. is a fast-growth, cash flow positive pre-IPO Company based in San Diego, CA. We currently are looking to add a strong Business Analyst/Salesforce Administrator to our Sales Support team. This person will be responsible for supporting tactical day to day administration and operation of the Salesforce platform and related processes, workflows and reporting efforts. They will work with internal business partners to create opportunities for additional client retention efforts, implement sales & marketing campaigns, and prepare business reports to help inform decision-making by senior management. The Business Analyst needs to have a strong understanding of current CRM best practices and trends as they will be responsible for driving and fostering improvements to the internal customer experience on an ongoing basis.

You must enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment where you will frequently be asked to tackle challenges. Critical thinking, multitasking and problem solving skills are a must, as well as keen attention to detail and follow-through. This position requires an analytical approach to solving problems, excellent communication skills and the ideal candidate is a self-starter, tech-savvy, and a quick learner.

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Job Description: Administrative Assistant

Are you looking for an opportunity to join one of the fastest growing software and financial analytics companies in the country? Are you someone who takes pride in being self-motivated, having an entrepreneurial spirit and thrives in a fast-paced environment? We are looking for a detail-oriented, highly organized Administrative Assistant who is looking to work with a high-energy and progressive sales and client support team.

We are hiring an Administrative Assistant to provide seamless administrative support for our team of sales and client support members, freeing up their time to focus on the business of selling products and providing top-notch client support. Qualified candidates will have the ability to streamline processes and anticipate needs by identifying problems and solutions before being asked to do so.

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Job Description: Enterprise Sales

BrightScope (www.BrightScope.com) is a rapidly growing financial information and software analytics firm, delivering best-in-class enterprise software that serves as the engine for sales and distribution intelligence for many of the most respected brands in the financial services industry. BrightScope has quickly captured national praise and gained substantial market traction. BrightScope has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, BusinessWeek, CNNMoney and many other financial media outlets.

We are looking for an ambitious, high-energy salesperson that is self-motivated and driven to be the best. A results-focused mindset is paramount to achieving success in this role. The ideal candidate will successfully leverage his or her existing networks to strengthen BrightScope’s client relationships, accelerate ongoing sales processes, and fill the sales pipeline with new prospects.

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Qualified applicants should send their resume and cover letter to jobs@brightscope.com with "ES" in the subject line

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Job Description: Account Executive

We are looking for high performing, high energy individuals who are self-motivated and driven to be the best. An ideal candidate will be flexible and adaptive in nature and prefer to work in a role that is challenging but has the potential to result in upward mobility within our organization. This is an entry-level inside sales position at a fast paced financial services firm. We are not a call center.

If you enjoy creating new business opportunities, love learning new things, and want to play a major role in the success of a growing start-up, join us in building something great.

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Job Description: Data Analyst

BrightScope is looking for 4-5 analytically minded and technically savvy individuals to join our growing Data Organization. Ideal candidates will have a high level of independent judgment, an incredible attention to detail and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment both in a team setting and autonomously.

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Qualified applicants should send their resume and cover letter to jobs@brightscope.com with "DA 0303" in the subject line.

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