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JOIN THE DREAM TEAM

“Dream Team” is how pulsd founder Daniel addresses the company every day - and it fits.

From Engineering, to Editorial, to Business Development, we bring talent and passion to pulsd every day - and have a ton of fun doing it.

We’re hiring for new team members who also work hard & play hard, live and breathe NYC, and are seeking to grow with a successful startup.

BECAUSE COMING TO WORK SHOULD BE FUN, NOT HEADACHE-INDUCING.

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BENEFITS OF WORKING AT PULSD

As a company with a mission to bring more fun to New Yorkers, we make sure that our work is fun, too.

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CURRENT OPENINGS AT PULSD

Check back frequently as we are constantly adding new members to our team.

Engineering
Software Developer (New York, NY)
About the Position
We're looking for a great developer to join the team. You will be responsible for handling development on the back end and on the front end. You will work directly with our CTO to plan and build new features for both the website and the mobile apps.

You will be implementing entire features on your own, writing both the backend and frontend code to get it working. You will also be expected to quickly learn and adapt to a variety of technologies--such as additional gems or front end frameworks that we work with.

Candidates should be able to develop clear, clean, and maintainable object oriented code. In addition, the candidate should be familiar with front end development and writing object oriented code in Javascript that will work smoothly with the back end, usually via JSON.

Naturally, in such a small team, it will be crucial that candidates can collaborate well with team members. Strong communication skills and the ability to clearly explain concepts (technical and non-technical) to others are key.

Qualifications
  • 4 year college degree in engineering, ideally in computer science
  • 1+ years Ruby or similar OOP experience, such as Python
  • 1+ years experience working with Rails or at least another similar MVC framework
  • 1+ years Javascript
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, and working with web applications
  • Knowledge of AWS and running services in the cloud
  • jQuery
  • MySQL
  • Caching in web applications (how to use Memcache and caching strategies to improve page load speed)
  • Experience with nginx and passenger
  • Objective C and the iOS framework

Compensation
Competitive base salary, excellent health/dental/vision, free breakfast & lunch every day, build your own environment (Mac), commuter savings, happy hours, lots of food and of course, working in the heart of SoHo!


About Us
Pulsd is in the business of democratizing fun.

Over 250,000 New Yorkers use pulsd every month to discover the very best of their city. We know living in New York City can be financially challenging, so we unearth the best that the city has to offer - for less. Whether it’s access to the best free events (sample sales, open bars, launch parties) or making paid events more affordable (exclusive pricing on restaurants, spas, events, galas etc), we enable New Yorkers to live above their pay grade.

In addition to partnering the likes of Madison Square Garden, Union Square Hospitality Group, TAO Group, Sushi Nakazawa, The New York Times & The Bowery Hotel, we work with select high-end venues on promotions that run year-round. Pulsd has been covered by many prestigious media publications over the years including CBS New York, Harvard Business Review, Mashable & others.

Our office is in the heart of SoHo - an area of the city which we believe is synonymous with the culture that we are trying to build.


To apply
Email cover letter and resume to careers@pulsd.com. Thank you for your interest in working at pulsd!
Editorial
Editorial Associate (New York, NY)
About the Position

Pulsd is an experiential discovery platform on a mission to democratize fun in New York City.

For the past several years, pulsd has been unlocking the magic of New York City. We have completely reimagined how New Yorkers discover and experience the most memorable moments of their lives. And we empower incredible local merchants and artisans.

The Editorial Associate is involved in all editorial and copy-related aspects of the company, from research and photo sourcing to writing and editing copy. As such, a passion for lifestyle writing is essential and required. Living, breathing, and having an eye for New York City culture is definitely a plus. Our users are looking to explore their city through pulsd - and it's your job to be proactive and discover new and exciting ideas while creating a continuous flow of high quality written content.

A successful candidate will be able to quickly grasp the pulsd voice and write with natural warmth, narrative polish, and a sense of humor. Your workload will be fast-paced, so you should be comfortable writing consistently excellent, descriptiv, creative copy on daily, sometimes hourly, deadlines. Therefore, you're expected to have excellent attention to detail and self-editing ability.

As a team member responsible for the company's core product, you will be an integral part of a fast-growing startup media business. A candidate with a strong sense of motivation, ownership, organization, and dedication to excellence will thrive in this role.

Responsibilities
  • Lead and produce content across all platforms that cover the biggest events, newly opened restaurants, fitness studios and spas to inspire readers to try new things in New York City
  • Work with the Editorial Director to build email and other acquisition strategies to reach a wider audience in New York City
  • Work with the sales team to optimize promotion performance across pulsd’s main verticals - restaurants, events, fitness and spa/beauty.
  • Develop offers/branded content to support the success of pulsd’s native advertising business.
  • Organize and maintain editorial calendars and ensure deadlines are being met & traffic goals are being achieved.
  • Excellent attention to detail and self-editing ability.
  • Be an authority on the best happenings in New York City.

Qualifications
  • Graduate with a bachelor's degree from a leading university or liberal arts college.
  • Must have at least 2 years of experience in professional lifestyle writing/editing.
  • Stylish, creative prose that captures the pulsd brand and resonates with our audience.
  • Cultural understanding, from knowing the hottest restaurant, the latest exhibit at the Met, and celebrity news, to creative directors at major fashion houses.
  • Comprehension of standard grammar (AP Style preferred).
  • Excellent attention to detail and self-editing ability.
  • Creativity, resilience, and grace under pressure. You have no fear of writer's block.
  • Must have a comfortable command of Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator preferred, as you will on occasion be required to create/edit/assemble marketing materials and edit photos.
  • Must have an eye for great photography, and some experience in photography. Food photography a plus.
  • Strong sense of being a team player.
  • You welcome and embrace constructive feedback, as this is a collaborative effort.

Benefits
  • Competitive compensation consisting of base, commissions, recurring commissions on legacy business and bonuses.
  • Full medical, dental, & vision insurance.
  • Breakfast & catered lunch paid for by the company.
  • Open vacation time and personal time.
  • Free pulsd experiences.


About Us
Pulsd is an experiential discovery platform on a mission to democratize fun in New York City.

With so much to do in New York City, it's always hard keeping up to date on what's best for you. And it's also expensive. That's why we started pulsd; to help New Yorkers uncover the best free events (brand launch parties, celebrity talks, sample sales etc) and to bring New Yorkers incredible savings on paid experiences (restaurants, spas, fitness, events and more).

We are built by New Yorkers for New Yorkers. Our office is located in the Prince Building, in the heart of SoHo, with views of The World Trade Center and other New York City landmarks. Current partners include small businesses, all the way up to mega brands such as Tao Group, Union Square Hospitality, Pure Barre, Skin Spa, The Bowery Hotel and many more.


To apply
Email cover letter and resume to careers@pulsd.com. Thank you for your interest in working at pulsd!
Business Development
Account Executive (New York, NY)
About The Position
The Account Executive role is responsible for accelerating pulsd's sales momentum and growing a sales team from the ground up. You will be reporting directly to the head of business development and interacting with the CEO on a daily basis.

Account Executives are expected to convert qualified leads generated, as well as generate leads by themselves. An ideal candidate will have a positive attitude, high-energy and be a lateral thinker.

Finally, you love New York City! This position has many perks, including the opportunity to do whatever you want on pulsd for free! That's right - free dinners, massages, wine tasting, and countless amazing events. Make it happen!

Qualifications
  • Graduate with a bachelor's degree from a leading university or liberal arts college.
  • Outgoing, self-starter who can shoulder responsibility in a highly demanding environment.
  • Have a solid understanding of NYC's entertainment, events and nightlife businesses.
  • Hungry to cultivate and develop new relationships with businesses that will benefit our members.
  • Have excellent communication skills, and be detail-oriented, with an unquenchable thirst to grow the pulsd brand.
  • Is OK with being rejected because he/she knows he/she will eventually succeed.

Desired
  • 1+ years of experience in a sales environment at a consumer facing company.
  • Team player who will ultimately contribute to the bottom line and do whatever it takes to win individually and as a team.
  • Consistently hit monthly quota and manage weekly/monthly/quarterly forecasts accordingly.
  • Fast learner who can hit the ground running, and generate revenue from the get-go.
  • Experience in selling into restaurants and entertainment businesses.
  • Can execute under pressure in start-up environment.
  • Competent in Salesforce & Google Drive.
  • Assertive, persistent, closer attitude.

Compensation
Competitive base salary, excellent health/dental/vision, free breakfast & lunch every day, build your own environment (Mac), commuter savings, happy hours, lots of food and of course, working in the heart of SoHo!


About Us
Pulsd is in the business of democratizing fun.

Over 250,000 New Yorkers use pulsd every month to discover the very best of their city. We know living in New York City can be financially challenging, so we unearth the best that the city has to offer - for less. Whether it’s access to the best free events (sample sales, open bars, launch parties) or making paid events more affordable (exclusive pricing on restaurants, spas, events, galas etc), we enable New Yorkers to live above their pay grade.

In addition to partnering the likes of Madison Square Garden, Union Square Hospitality Group, TAO Group, Sushi Nakazawa, The New York Times & The Bowery Hotel, we work with select high-end venues on promotions that run year-round. Pulsd has been covered by many prestigious media publications over the years including CBS New York, Harvard Business Review, Mashable & others.

Our office is in the heart of SoHo - an area of the city which we believe is synonymous with the culture that we are trying to build.


To apply
Email cover letter and resume to careers@pulsd.com. Thank you for your interest in working at pulsd!