Tandem theory is a culture first agencyWe believe an energetic, entrepreneurial culture is critical to producing great work and great resultsThat’s why our entrepreneurial spirit guides everything we doIt’s an attitude and approach to thinking that actively seeks out change instead of reacting to it.
We’ve built our culture around three core behaviors: teamwork, transparency, and trustThey’re not just words on a posterWe apply them every day to guide our internal and client relationships, and our clients tell us they feel the difference.
Our culture is based on maintaining a flat and collaborative organizational structure and remaining agile by doing whatever it takes.
We are seeking an email developer to join our growing digital team that aligns with our culture and is ready to do whatever it takes.
Here is a summary of the role:
The email developer will work on email deployments (including list deployments, api-triggered messages and ongoing campaigns) for a variety of consumer brandsThe specialist will be setting up email campaigns and will be responsible for testing, troubleshooting, and deploymentAs part of the production team, this position will be working with teams who provide creative and html assetsDepending on the client, these teams could be within tandem theory, on the client-side, or from another third party agencyThe ideal candidate should have a high level of technical understanding of esps (particularly salesforce marketing cloud) and should be both detail and solution oriented with strong problem solving skills.
We all wear many hats, but here is the you can expect in your primary role:
Set up, execute and maintain complex email marketing campaigns in salesforce marketing cloud.
Understand logic & the back-end execution for list pull/one-time deployments
Understand logic & the back-end execution for ongoing cadence programs & api-triggered emails
Develop business/technical understanding of our email deployment platforms.
Exist as an escalation point for identified critical issues and notifications
Follow guidelines and instructions with a flawless attention to detail
Maintain and improve process documentation with an eye to efficiency and effectiveness
Work closely with teams to optimize processes and leverage our technology-based capabilities
Demonstrates strong familiarity with email best practices
Troubleshooting and problem solving skills (diagnosis, assessment, recommendations & escalation)
Support and contribute to a positive work environment
Work with minimal supervision in an environment that leverages trello and scrum-based methods.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to recommend improvements, plan future implementations, and build scalable processes
Here are a few things we are looking for you to bring to the table:
Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience preferred in marketing, technology, computer science, or information systems
4+ years experience with esps, preferably salesforce marketing cloud and oracle responsys (certifications are a plus, but are not required)
Understanding of the methodologies to create email communications
Ability to handle more than one project and prioritize workloads under strict deadlines, while keeping colleagues and clients informed of the status
A solid understanding of can-spam compliance requirements
Consumer marketing experience is a strong plus
Analytical and logical problem solving skills
Proficiency working with google docs, spreadsheets, trello, slack, and other productivity tools
Effective verbal and written communication skills
Effective troubleshooting skills; including escalation, resolution, and follow-up
Demonstrated ability to function as a self-starter
Ability to work on a team, as well as independently, in a fast-paced environment
Here is a little bit about us:
Tandem theory is a customer experience agency that relaunched in 2019The agency is built on the proven theory that analytics + applied analytics delivers frictionless customer experiences that help marketers drive stronger financial results.
Tandem executes on this idea by providing solutions that reveal the analytics gold in data chaos, leverage insight into practical omnichannel strategies, remove friction and inconsistencies across the customer experience, and eliminate gaps in technologyWe’re driven to excel in these areas by infusing our culture with an unmatched entrepreneurial spirit.
Headquartered in dallas, texas, tandem partners with several leading brandsThese brands value working with an agency led by a proven team that provides simple but impactful solutions, transparent pricing, and performance-based compensation.
Other than waking up and being excited to get to work each day, here are some additional benefits:
The salary for this exempt-level position will be based on experience and qualifications within an established pay rangeBenefits include 85% employer paid medical, eligibility to participate in vision and dental insurance as well company paid std, ltd coverage plus a flat amount company paid toward basic life and ad&d, as well as a generous 401(k) retirement contribution plan eligible after 90-days of employment.
We operate as a work, not live, from anywhere model and utilize the office space as a co-working space where you can come in as neededThat said, whether in the office or at a remote location, we try to operate in the traditional office norm modelYou will be working with a computer, telephone, copier, or other office equipment as necessary for long stretches of timeThere may be some occasional long, irregular hoursYou are expected to communicate effectively (verbal and written), and maintain professionalism under stressOccasionally you will need to bend, pull, push and/or reach to access job-related materialsYou will also be expected to work with frequent interruptions such as slack messages, emails, phone calls, drive-by visits to your desk, whether that is from a co-worker at the office or your dog barking while working remotely.
All new employees must provide documented proof of their identity and employment authorization and pass a background screening.