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BrightScope Equal Opportunity Employment Statement: It is our policy to comply with all applicable state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in employment. We are an equal opportunity employer. This means that employment decisions are based on merit and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, gender identity, genetic characteristics, veteran status, caregiver or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws, or on the basis of any perception that an applicant or employee has any of these characteristics or on the basis that an applicant or employee is associated with someone who has perceived to have these characteristics.

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Company Overview

BrightScope 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: 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 Jobs" in the subject line.

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Job Description: Software Engineer

Come join BrightScope’s start-up & agile culture and be part of a ridiculously smart and fun technology team. You’ll be wrangling data while creatively building sweet looking web apps for the financial industry. You’ll enjoy working with a 100% local coding team in an open workspace environment. If you’re truly good at and enjoy solving tough problems, have a knack for new technologies, then look below and see if you have what it takes to be at BrightScope.

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How Do We Use Our Technology?

We ingest and munge large amounts of data and deploy it direct to our clients as well as working a big effort in hand crafting responsive web apps using Python/Django. Our data delivered and presented significantly helps the biggest financial institutes in the world make decisions.

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