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Data Researcher, Cannabis Industry

Cannabiz Media acquires and maintains up-to-date data on over 10,000 marijuana licenses, making it the most comprehensive U.S. marijuana licensing database available. Led by a team of content and data experts with domain expertise in regulatory and corporate information, Cannabiz Media helps journalists, regulators, researchers, business people, and investors understand and confidently operate in the evolving U.S. marijuana marketplace. Marijuana industry stakeholders use the Cannabiz Media Alerts and state research reports to easily access and make sense of the industry so they can make informed business, regulatory, and reporting decisions.

Cannabiz Media is seeking a researcher and data analyst to join our Team. This is a part-time, virtual telecommuting position. Graduate Students or someone looking to supplement their income would be ideal since we pay on an hourly basis. In this role, you will be part of a virtual team to collect, fact-check and analyze state licensing information

You must have proven skills to be able to do the following to be considered for this position:
You must have the ability to do the following:
– Collect license and corporate data from primary sources
– Research information from a wide variety of sources, not all of them online
– Review government regulations
– Fact-check legal, regulatory and financial information
– Create charts in Excel based on statistics and data

Requirements:
– Strong academic, research or background in information science
– Excellent interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
– Familiarity with Excel, Google Apps (Docs and Sheets), Gmail and Chrome
– Must be organized, detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
– Independent worker, who requires minimal supervision
– Time commitment minimum 20 hours per week.

Contact Us:
Please email us a compelling cover letter, resume and at least two examples of research projects you have been involved in to jobs@cannabiz.media

No phone calls please.


Customer Success Manager (Virtual Remote)

Cannabiz Media (www.cannabiz.media) acquires and maintains up-to-date data on over 17,000 marijuana licenses, making it the most comprehensive U.S. marijuana licensing database available.  Led by a team of content and data experts with domain expertise in regulatory and corporate information, Cannabiz Media helps journalists, regulators, researchers, business people, and investors understand and confidently operate in the evolving U.S. marijuana marketplace.

We are looking for a passionate Customer Success Manager to support our rapidly expanding company in sales, marketing, account management and technical support. This is a part-time, virtual telecommuting position. In this role, you will be part of a virtual team to drive all areas of customer success, from account set-up and implementation to solving our customers’ daily challenges.  We are proactive, and you should be too. We don’t wait for problems to arise, we reach out to ensure our customers are using our solution to its fullest potential.  In addition to customer support, you will get to directly work with and support sales, marketing and product development of our technology. We are looking for a team player who is excited by the prospect of propelling the company forward in a number of different areas.

Key Roles And Responsibility:

  • Ensure customer satisfaction
  • Improve customer facing processes and best practices
  • Proactively manage launches, clients, and customers
  • Assist the sales and marketing efforts of the company
  • Update and expand the functionality of our client’s Help Center
  • Create documentation and short training videos
  • Efficiently manage and communicate updates and new features

Personal Characteristics:

  • Has a strong sense of urgency
  • Thrives in a start-up environment (can be flexible / handle ambiguity)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Results oriented with a “can do” attitude
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects at once
  • Highly collaborative but able to work independently
  • Curious and committed to challenging the status quo in a constructive manner
  • Passion for customer success and value creation and non-technical team members

Requirements:

  • Excellent interpersonal written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with Excel, Google Apps (Docs and Sheets), Gmail and Chrome
  • Must be organized, detail oriented and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Independent worker, who requires minimal supervision
  • Experience with FreshSales (CRM), MailChimp, and Intercom.
  • Experience creating, editing and uploading videos to Youtube
  • Cannabiz is an entirely virtual company, having no physical offices. Applicant must have his/her own computers and equipment as well as a high-speed connection to the internet.
  • Time commitment minimum 20 hours per week.

Contact Us: Please email us at jobs@cannabiz.media with compelling cover letter and resume with at least two examples of where you provided extraordinary Customer Service to solve a customer’s problem.

No phone calls please.

 


Angular 4 Developer (Virtual Remote)

We are looking to expand our internal development team by adding additional Angular 4 Developers to our team. We have a product written in Angular 4 (using TypeScript) that accesses a REST API running on the Serverless Framework (also written in TypeScript). Developer would be responsible for managing their own tasks given a list of milestones and tasks that are handed to them. Developer would be responsible for her/his own equipment, including Computers, Mobile Devices, Internet, Office, etc. Developer MUST be able to work in a distributed environment and have secure access to Internet to develop and push code to our platform.

Key Roles And Responsibility:

  • Assist with development and enhancement of Angular 4 Web Application
  • Help diagnose and correct bugs across multiple supported browsers
  • Work entirely remotely and self-manage tasks
  • Develop a plan with milestones for achieving developmental goals
  • Style and tweak existing HTML/SCSS templates
  • Write code in TypeScript, document code, and add tests for new features

Personal Characteristics:

  • Thrives in a start-up environment (can be flexible / handle ambiguity)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Results oriented with a “can do” attitude
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects at once
  • Highly collaborative but able to work independently
  • Curious and committed to challenging the status quo in a constructive manner
  • Passion for development and new technologies
  • Please note, we use tabs, not spaces. Don’t apply if this is a deal-breaker.

Technical Requirements:

  • Angular 4
  • HTML/CSS/SCSS
  • TypeScript

Contact Us: Please email us at jobs@cannabiz.media with a one page resume and at least two examples of TypeScript or Web Applications you have written.

No phone calls please.


DevOps Support Engineer (Virtual Remote)

We are looking to expand our internal operations team by adding additional DevOps staff to our team. We have several services running on Amazon Web Services (AWS), as well as SaaS solutions provided by third-party vendors that we need to support. We have several scripts for processing bulk data written in TypeScript and NodeJS that parse Excel, CSV, and PDF files we receive from our data partners and other online services. You must be familiar with running shell-scripts on Unix based systems, as well as be able to debug and identify issues with parsing and mapping scripts written in TypeScript and NodeJS. You must also be able to identify issues with AWS environments and configurations including applications running on the Serverless Framework, as well as manage and debug issues with Production and Development environments. You must also be able to work with REST APIs and help with Integration of third-party systems and data into our systems. Additionally, familiarity with SQL and DynamoDB for reporting is a bonus.

Key Roles And Responsibility:

  • Assist with managing operations of AWS-based services
  • Assist with writing and running import and mapping scripts to match external data to our databases
  • Assist with extracting data from third-party data providers and converting into our formats
  • Create reports from our databases as requested
  • Respond to issues with any of our critical systems
  • Assist customers with technical issues (such as logging in, accessing the app, or migrating accounts)

Personal Characteristics:

  • Thrives in a start-up environment (can be flexible / handle ambiguity)
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
  • Results oriented with a “can do” attitude
  • Proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects at once
  • Highly collaborative but able to work independently
  • Curious and committed to challenging the status quo in a constructive manner
  • Passion for development and new technologies
  • Please note, we use tabs, not spaces. Don’t apply if this is a deal-breaker.

Technical Requirements:

  • TypeScript
  • NodeJS
  • AWS
  • SQL
  • Non-Relational Databases

Contact Us: Please email us at jobs@cannabiz.media with a one page resume and any AWS certifications you have.

No phone calls please.