10 Jobs That Will Impress Everyone in Your Life
Although there’s no shortage of amazing job openings out there, there are always a few that sound just too good to be true. From positions at world-renowned companies (Comcast and Bloomberg, anyone?) to positions at companies with awe-inspiring social missions, here are 10 jobs we’re certain will impress the people around you.
1. Senior Technical Architect
Ever dreamed of joining a leading global media and technology company? Comcast, the company creating the world’s best entertainment and online experiences, is hiring a Senior Technical Architect. You’ll be in charge of the overall design and delivery of technology solutions across domains, functions, technologies, and processes. The importance of your responsibilities, coupled with working at the largest broadcasting and cable provider in the world, will surely make the people around you think, “wow.”
2. Exchange Market Data Coordinator
Bloomberg, New York
With over 15,500 employees in 192 locations (and still growing!), Bloomberg delivers business and financial information, news, and insight around the world. The company is currently looking for dynamic and highly motivated linguists to take on the exciting role of an Exchange Market Data Coordinator. This is an awesome opportunity for a driven, detail-oriented individual to act as the vital connection between Bloomberg, the Exchange, and the company’s clients. Playing such an important role in this world-renowned company just might give your friends career envy.
3. Design Intern
Prezi, San Francisco
As the Design Intern at Prezi—the company creating beautiful, cloud-based 3D presentation software used by over 40 million users worldwide—you’ll be working with some of the company’s top business customers to build them impressive presentations. If you’re currently an undergraduate or a recent graduate, are well-versed in graphic design, and are experienced in building Prezi presentations, then don’t wait another minute to apply.
4. Science and Technology Curriculum Developer
Galileo, San Francisco
Are you naturally curious with a passion for generating a sense of wonder in others? Are you a tech guru interested in developing original curriculum in subjects such as computer programming and robotics? If so, you could be perfect for Galileo’s Science and Technology Curriculum Developer position. If creating highly engaging science and technology courses for the younger generation doesn’t wow everyone around you, we don’t know what will.
5. Implementation Specialist
Black Mountain Systems, San Diego
Black Mountain Systems, a rapidly growing company with customers ranging from Wall Street leaders to alternative investment firms, is searching for an Implementation Specialist with excellent problem solving abilities and enthusiasm for technology and finance. You’ll be evaluating clients’ existing business processes to create specifications for the configuration of the company’s system and, better yet, working with some of the best firms and the best people in the financial industry.
6. Rockstar Teacher
One Month, New York
7. Full Stack Software Engineer
Kiva, San Francisco
As the world’s first personal micro-lending marketplace with a mission to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty, Kiva has raised over $500 million for more than one million borrowers in 80+ countries. The organization is currently looking for a Full Stack Software Engineer to join its team of more than 30 motivated engineers. If you’ve always wanted to use your programming skills to help people, then don’t miss this opportunity to apply.
8. Chief Revenue Officer
PaperG, New York
PaperG is changing how digital ads are created and distributed by automating much of what people thought couldn’t be done by computer. The company is seeking a Chief Revenue Officer who will play a central role in the company’s expansion into new customer categories and revenue systems. Your duties will include integrating and overseeing sales, marketing, and account management and structuring and optimizing pricing and packages for new customer categories. Apply now if joining a New York Times-recognized leader in cross-platform display advertising excites you—and could potentially excite everyone around you, too.
9. Enterprise Sales Senior Manager
If you have at least five years of experience successfully scaling and managing a team of 10 to 15 enterprise sales professionals in a hyper growth technology environment, Bigcommerce wants to chat with you. As the Enterprise Sales Senior Manager, you’ll be taking operational leadership over the enterprise sales team and growing a team of talented enterprise account executives through weekly one-on-ones and ongoing training and development. Working for an international company that’s supporting over 60,000 clients and processing more than $4 billion in merchants’ sales could seriously wow everyone around you.
10. Design Director
The Standard, Los Angeles
Help make one of the sleekest hotels in the nation look good! The Standard hotels are known worldwide for their pioneering aesthetic and innovative design details, and it’s the Design Director’s job to uphold these standards (pun intended), with a focus on furniture, soft goods, small construction projects, signage, uniforms, graphics, and anything else style-related . Every time people talk about how great their stay at The Standard, Downtown LA was, you can know you were a big part of that.
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A board member of Columbia Organization of Rising Entrepreneurs, Kat is either hosting inspiring founders or trekking across cities (Silicon Valley and London, anyone?) to discover the hottest startups. And, when she’s not putting together large-group gatherings for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship, Kat is planning food excursions to discover the best Taiwanese beef noodle soup in NYC. The only thing she loves almost as much as crafting content as an Editorial Intern at The Muse is studying content as an English Major at Columbia University. Say hi on Twitter @katxmoon.More from this Author