Updated: October 27, 2011


About PeekYou

PeekYou.com is a fast-growing people search company made and headquartered in New York City, focused on indexing the public web around people. Our primary goal is to index people with their public web urls. To date, over 300 million people have been indexed. PeekYou.com is a Quantcast Top-1000 people search site serving over 3.5 million unique visitors every month.

Given all of this phenomenal growth, we are looking for any talented individuals out there who are looking to work in a fun and awesome work environment. Learn more about PeekYou through some of our social sites:

- Twitter
- Facebook
- LinkedIn
- Flickr

Open Positions

Software Engineering Intern/Full time - PHP & MySQL
Specialist/Blogger - Social Media
PAID Internship - Social Media Engagement


Software Engineering Intern/Full time - PHP & MySQL
Location: New York, NY
Start: Immediately
Position: Full-time
Compensation: Negotiable

PeekYou is looking for an experienced Software Engineer who is passionate about developing scalable, consumer-facing web applications. You will be responsible for creating applications that touch the lives of our 3 million plus monthly users.

Responsibilities:
* Collaborate with product team to define clear requirements, deliverables, and milestones for new projects
* Design, test, develop, and deploy production-ready applications using the LAMP stack
Qualifications
* Very good linux experience.
* Able to compile packages from src and install.
* Experience with redis/memcache (any kind of key value store)
* Experience with full text search (Sphinx/lucene)
* Able to use source control (svn/github)
* Experience with Amazon (EC2/S3)
* PHP

If interested, please apply here. Please include your resume as an attachment. If you have a portfolio of work, please link to your portfolio in the body of your email.

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Specialist/Blogger - Social Media
Location: New York, NY
Start: Immediately
Position: Full-time
Compensation: Negotiable

PeekYou is looking for a well-spoken and highly motivated multi-tasker to manage our social media engagement efforts across various social networks and portals. Your primary responsibilities will include managing all of PeekYou's social media portals and pages (such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.) while actively responding to and helping our various users through these channels. You will also be responsible for creative content, such as blog updates, company-wide updates to the outside world, and much more. Any prior experience in the following related fields is a plus: public relations, advertising, interactive marketing, specialty firm consumer marketing, etc. The ideal candidate has solid communication skills and is an avid user of new technology as well as social media.

Qualifications
* 4 year degree in a marketing or business related concentration
* 2+ years of Marketing, new media marketing or social media experience (not necessary, but helpful!)
* Knowledge of web development tools such as WordPress, TextPattern, Blogger, etc.
* Knowledge of social media networks and tools such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn
* Proficiency with social media monitoring tools such as TweetDeck, HootSuite, etc.
* Proficiency in the MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
* Proficiency in the Adobe CS Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
* Knowledge of HTML/CSS a plus
* Basic knowledge of PHP, MySQL, other programming languages, a plus
* Strong communication and interpersonal skills

If interested, please apply here. Please include your resume as an attachment. If you have a portfolio of work, please link to your portfolio in the body of your email.

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PAID Internship - Social Media Engagement
Location: New York, NY
Start: Immediately
Position: Full-time or Part-time
Compensation: Negotiable
Languages: English required; other languages a plus but not mandatory

PeekYou is looking for a well spoken, creative minded go-getter to generate content across our various social media platforms. Your primary responsibilities will actively responding to and helping our various users through our social media channels while also generating new content on our blogs and social media pages. The ideal candidate has solid communication skills and is an avid user of new technology as well as social media.

Responsibilities:
* Post new content to social media channels
* Generate new, useful content for the PeekYou.com Blog
* Generate trending topic content for the PeekScore Blog
* Enhance the PeekYou brand through social media outreach and engagement

Qualifications
* Bachelors degree
* Strong written and oral communication skills
* Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment
* Attention to detail...of course everyone says that theyre very meticulous and focused on the details. Are you one of those people who noticed that the apostrophe was missing in the word "they're" in the previous sentence? If so, you are the right fit.
* Strong awareness of social media trends and news
* Extensive knowledge of new and existing social media monitoring tools such as TweetDeck, HootSuite, and others
* Previous start-up experience is a plus
* Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
* Proficiency in Adobe CS Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
* Knowledge of PHP, HTML & CSS is a plus

This position will report to the General Manager of www.peekyou.com. If interested, please apply here. Please include your resume as an attachment. If you have a portfolio of work, please link to your portfolio in the body of your email.

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