Careers

What’s it’s like to Work with Us?

FareCompare is an entrepreneurially-spirited company located in Dallas. You will be joining a team of high-energy
professionals who are passionate about travel.

We are always looking for great people with experience in Agile development, travel industry experience and online marketing knowhow.

Open Positions

Director of SEO and Content Strategy

Email Strategy Product Manager

Digital Acquisition Specialist


SEO

Director of SEO and Content Strategy

The Director of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Content Strategy will support the Marketing team by directing, managing and implementing organic and content growth opportunities for FareCompare. This position is part of the Marketing team, reporting to the VP of Marketing.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy, implementation and reporting.
  • Partner with the Product and Develop team to drive SEO initiatives, owning the project from start to finish.
  • Develop key strategically program to drive FareCompare’s organic traffic growth, while experimenting with new ideas and opportunities.
  • Able to create the necessary technical architecture to support programs
  • Manage keywords and competitor research, and optimization for all search engines.
  • Set project goals to ensure timely delivery of changes and features and ensure proper implementation of the features
  • Develop and deliver performance reports.
  • Analyze consumer behavior and identify optimization opportunities.
  • Work closely with the analytics and data science specialists to identify opportunities across global markets.
  • Coordinates content creation with the content and communications managers.
  • Manage relationship with FareCompare’s SEO consultants, external development team and other agencies.

Requirements:

  • Proven track record for large content sites
  • Experience developing and implementing engaging content
  • Deep knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript. Google Analytics, GWT, SEOmoz and other web analytics tools
  • Cross platform experience in developing content for website, mobile, apps, social and emerging channels
  • Ability to work with other groups across the organization
  • 8-10 years experience.

Personal Attributes:

  • Global perspective.
  • Enthusiastic and energetic.
  • Ability to work in a fast-passed team environment.
  • Efficient communications skills.
  • Rolled-up sleeves attitude.

Additional Attributes – Preferred, but not Required:

  • Scrum/Agile development experience.
  • Travel/Tourism/Hospitality experience.

Email

Email Strategy Product Manager

The Email Manager will support the Marketing team by managing and implementing e-mail strategies for FareCompare. This position is part of the Marketing team, reporting to the VP of Marketing.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop e-mail marketing strategies and programs that support Marketing objectives.
  • Responsible for generating traffic through new email campaigns and account acquisition.
  • Work closely with the Product team to generate products that support the strategies.
  • Coordinate execution with the Email Production Manager.
  • Develop and deliver performance reports.
  • Analyze consumer behavior and identify optimization opportunities.
  • Work closely with the analytics and data science specialists to identify opportunities across global markets.
  • Manage relationship with FareCompare’s Email Service Provider, external development team and other agencies.

Requirements:

  • Experience with digital marketing automation software, like SalesForce Marketing Cloud (ExactTarget) or similar e-mail SaaS.
  • Experience in lead generation, email acquisition or loyalty marketing.
  • Proficiency in all MS Office applications.
  • Marketing, Advertising, or Communications degree; and 5-10 years’ experience.

Personal Attributes:

  • Global perspective.
  • Enthusiastic and energetic.
  • Ability to work in a fast-passed team environment.
  • Efficient communications skills.
  • Rolled-up sleeves attitude.

Additional Attributes – Preferred, but not Required:

  • Multi-lingual
  • SQL experience for running reports, analyzing performance of campaigns, etc.
  • Experience A/B or Multivariate testing.
  • Scrum/Agile development experience.
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative apps.
  • Email template development.
  • Travel/Tourism/Hospitality experience.

About FareCompare

FareCompare is a privately owned company providing travel tools, advice and most importantly, airfare comparison pricing in the extremely high potential travel industry. We are a global data-driven technology company that has created a website for inquisitive travelers interested in knowing how and when to get the best deal on airfare.

FareCompare offers the following competitive benefits to all full-time staff:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance.
  • 401(k) Plan with Matching Company Contributions.
  • Generous Paid-time Off for Full-time Employees.

Local candidates preferred. Re-location is not planned for this position.

How to Apply:

To apply, send your resume and contact information to careers@farecompare.com.


Media

Digital Acquisition Specialist

The Digital Acquisition Specialist will support the Marketing team by managing Paid media activities, as well as supporting FareCompare’s Owned and Earned channels.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop Digital Acquisition programs that support Marketing objectives.
  • Manage day-to-day relationship with media buying agency.
  • Responsible for generating traffic through Paid opportunities to FareCompare.com.
  • Develop and deliver performance reports.
  • Analyze consumer behavior and identify optimization opportunities.
  • Implement new projects that support acquisition growth.
  • Work closely with the analytics and data science specialists to identify opportunities across global markets.
  • Collaborate with the Product team to develop new products that will help deliver additional traffic and account sign-ups.

Requirements:

  • Hands-on experience with Google Adwords, Yahoo/Bing and other bid platforms.
  • Experience in lead generation, email acquisition or loyalty marketing.
  • Proficiency in all MS Office applications.
  • Marketing, Advertising or Communications degree; or more than 5 years’ experience in the field.

Personal Attributes:

  • Global perspective.
  • Enthusiastic and energetic.
  • Ability to work in a fast-passed team environment.
  • Efficient communications skills.
  • Rolled-up sleeves attitude.

Additional Attributes – Preferred, but not Required:

  • Multi-lingual.
  • Experience with content strategy.
  • Social Media experience.
  • Travel/Tourism/Hospitality experience.

About FareCompare

FareCompare is a privately owned company providing travel tools, advice and most importantly, airfare comparison pricing in the extremely high potential travel industry. We are a global data-driven technology company that has created a website for inquisitive travelers interested in knowing how and when to get the best deal on airfare.

FareCompare offers the following competitive benefits to all full-time staff:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance.
  • 401(k) Plan with Matching Company Contributions.
  • Generous Paid-time Off for Full-time Employees.

Local candidates preferred. Re-location is not planned for this position.

How to Apply:

To apply, send your resume and contact information to careers@farecompare.com.