Search Engine Optimization Specialist at A2 Hosting

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist (Remote)

  • Remote
  • Full Time
  • Mid Level

At A2 Hosting, we attribute our success to our people and the experience they bring. We are looking for a new Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Specialist to join our marketing team. The right candidate will embody our core values by being passionate, agile, and curious while collaborate on creating the best customer experience.

The SEO Specialist will contribute to existing marketing efforts by managing our search engine optimization (SEO) for a number of our product lines, including shared, reseller, VPS and dedicated hosting. The ideal candidate will have prior experience with a wide range of marketing functions, including research, copywriting, advertising, digital marketing, and search engine ranking. Candidates must be organized and focused on driving revenue through increased traffic to our website through SEO.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write compelling and high-quality website content, including blog posts and page descriptions, to improve website search results
  • Optimize copy and landing pages for search engine marketing
  • Perform ongoing keyword discovery, expansion and optimization
  • Research and implement search engine optimization recommendations
  • Research and analyze competitor advertising links
  • Develop and implement link building strategy
  • Work with the development team to ensure SEO best practices are properly implemented on newly developed code
  • Run tests, collect and analyze data on which SEO tactics work the best to rank web pages for given products
  • Track, report, and analyze website analytics SEO campaigns
  • Manage SEO related expenses, staying on budget and estimating monthly costs
  • Work with editorial and marketing teams to drive SEO in content creation and content programming
  • Recommend changes to website architecture, content, linking and other factors to improve SEO positions for target keywords
  • Other duties may be assigned

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 3-4 years proven experience as a SEO Specialist/Manager or Digital Marketing Specialist with strong SEO experience
  • 2-3 years of CMS experience, WordPress and/or Expression Engine a plus
  • Must know and understand moderate to advanced features of Excel, Word, and Google Apps Suite
  • Strong organizational and project management skills with the ability to multitask
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently and with the larger marketing team to complete projects

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Experience in web hosting industry a bonus
  • Proven SEO experience
  • Proven SEM experience managing PPC campaigns a plus
  • Solid understanding of performance marketing, conversion, and online customer acquisition
  • In-depth experience with website analytics tools (e.g, Google Analytics)
  • Experience with bid management tools
  • Experience with A/B and multivariate experiments
  • Working knowledge of HTML
  • Knowledge of ranking factors and search engine algorithm
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills and listening skills
  • Excellent writing proficiency and content creation skills
  • Creative thinking and problem solving skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Comfortable analyzing high volumes of data on a daily basis

We invest in our Team Members and promote from within. We have extensive technical training that all Team Members receive when hired, this will aid in your success within your role. Here is more about what we offer:

  • Subsidized health insurance; dental and vision coverage also available (for US Team Members)
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-matching 401k, traditional or Roth (for US Team Members)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) bank of hours to be used for vacations, holidays and sick time
  • Company-sponsored life and disability insurance (for US Team Members only)
  • The ability to work from home, this position is 100% remote
    • This position is a remote position, you can live anywhere in the world as long as you have a reliable internet connection.
    • To the US applicants – we are licensed to do business in the following states: AR, AZ, FL, GA, IN, KY, MD, MI, NC, OK, OR, PA, SD, TX, UT, VA, VT, and WI.

About A2 Hosting:

Our growth has stemmed largely from our CEO’s and team’s strong technical focus and experience. We’ve built the industry’s leading customer service team and continually do everything we can to offer faster service than our competitors. Our user-friendly solutions have you covered whether you’re a brand new user looking to start a website or an expert developer; a small venture or even a large business. We’ve got you covered whether you’re looking to host Linux, Windows, Joomla, WordPress, Drupal or something in between. The bottom line is that we love what we do and love working with users like yourself!

Offering the level of service we would want to use ourselves has been a lot of hard work because we never settle for just “good enough”. Like you, we take our websites and web development seriously. It’s been worth it though because we enjoy making our customers happy and helping you succeed. If it were easy, every hosting company would offer the same level of service. They don’t.