Drivetime is based in San Francisco, in the heart of the vibrant SoMa district. We offer competitive packages including fair salary, equity in the company, health, dental and vision benefits for employees and dependents, unlimited vacation and a flexible work environment (our only rule is, don't be a blocker).
Principal Software Engineer
Drivetime is looking for a Principal Software Engineer to join the team in San Francisco. You would be working with gaming industry veterans creating a brand new form of interactive entertainment - voice games for the driver. Qualified candidates need to be self-starters, possess strong communication skills, operate efficiently in a highly dynamic environment, and have accurate execution skills.
5+ years in software development (game development experience is ideal)
Experience architecting and implementing customer-facing game systems, user interfaces, REST services, third-party integrations, tools, etc. in previous full-stack roles
Proven problem-solving abilities and discerning application of software engineering best practices (e.g. design patterns, process improvements, test frameworks, CI systems, etc)
Demonstrated leadership experience as a Team Lead, Tech Lead, or Architect in previous roles
Existing experience with React Native, Typescript, Kotlin (or other JVM languages), PostgreSQL and/or high-scalability datastores preferred
Drivetime is looking for a data-informed Product Manager to manage the day-to-day product roadmap of its daily flagship mobile trivia game show. We are looking for someone who can use data to form solid hypotheses, spec features to test those hypotheses and drive core metrics (retention, engagement & growth).
2+ years of experience in early stage startups, or online/mobile product management
Exceptional analytical and quantitative modeling skills with a focus on data-informed decision making
Gaming or similar industry experience in growing organically through known and new channels
Passion for games and interactive entertainment experiences
Self-starter who thrives in an environment without an existing playbook (you get to write the playbook).
Drivetime is looking for an Office Manager to join the team in San Francisco. As an Office Manager, you will assist with office operations, facilities management, travel, event planning, and scheduling as needed. We are looking for someone who would be happy owning all office operations and creating a fun, energetic work environment. The role is an excellent match for someone who loves administrative tasks and wants to have a big impact at an early-stage company tackling a big problem.
1+ year experience in office management
Strong project management skills
Attention to detail and problem solving skills
Positive attitude and a passion for creating a thriving work environment
Drivetime is looking for a Writer to join the team in San Francisco. You will develop content for our daily mobile trivia game show. This content includes conversational dialogue about current events and interesting trivia questions on a range of topics: history, science, pop culture, current events, etc. We are looking for someone who can help entertain our audience with fascinating facts and clever commentary, to be delivered by an on-air host and co-host.
You should feel at home writing the opening monologue for “The Tonight Show” and questions for “Jeopardy.”
2+ years experience writing digital content (writing for audio a plus, writing for trivia a big plus)
Ability to write dialogues and monologues with a great sense of wit and humor
Strong project management skills
Self-starter with ability to work undirected for extended periods of time, and still deliver on deadline
Social Media Manager (contract)
Drivetime is looking for a Social Media Manager (this is initially a contract position). You would support, maintain and manage our social media content, posts, and profiles across different platforms (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube). Drivetime is building the world's first community around gameplay for the driver of the car - this is your chance to make a huge impact and be the glue that binds this community together.
3+ years experience in social media management
Experience and passion for safe handling of various social media channels as well as keeping up to date with digital or social media trends
Basic KPI and data analytics experience, using platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, and Twitter
Self-starter with proven ability to work independently, and to deliver on deadline
Creative, smart and concise writing