ConsumerTrack Jr. Technical SEO Analyst in Denver, Colorado
ConsumerTrack, Inc., a fast-growing and innovative digital marketing company, is seeking a Jr. Technical SEO Analyst to scale our technical SEO efforts and drive more organic traffic to our leading personal finance website, GOBankingRates.com. GOBankingRates is dedicated to empowering readers to tackle their financial goals and helping visitors Live Richer(TM). Our content is regularly featured on top-tier media outlets, including MSN, Yahoo!, AOL, Business Insider, CNBC, USA Today and dozens of others.
This role will help improve the organic rankings and traffic of GBR.com by scaling technical SEO efforts and auditing and fixing critical issues, reporting on and improving performance, supporting SEO testing and automation, and expanding our research and capacity to respond to upcoming shifts in ranking algorithms and new technology.
This ideal candidate is well-versed across all facets of SEO but specialize in and have a passion for the technical side. In this role you will be responsible for monitoring, reporting, and improving the performance and crawlability of GoBankingRates.com. You will work across teams in order to prioritize and drive improvements to the website. You will be responsible for researching and staying up to date on the latest technologies and search algorithm updates in order to help the team respond and implement changes.
Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Improve the technical performance of GBR.com by leveraging SEO tools to conduct technical audits and identify critical issues.
Fix critical issues identified in the technical audits or create and submit tickets to the proper team if outside support is needed.
Monitor and ensure that GoBankingRates.com is being properly crawled and indexed by search engines.
Research and report on any impactful changes in technology/search algorithms as it pertains to SEO in order to to help drive improvements to GoBankingRates.com
Conduct Keyword Research and Competitive Analysis to help target high value title opportunities for content.
Assist in the development of testing/automation as it pertains to SEO processes.
Assist with changes to taxonomy/site migration efforts.
Assist with management and implementation of redirect rules.
1-2 Years of SEO Experience (Focus on Technical)
Basic Knowledge of how websites are crawled and indexed
Experience with SEO Tools such as SEMrush, Ahrefs, Screaming Frog, and Google Search Console
Basic knowledge of how to conduct SEO Audits & Reports (Technical / Other)
Basic knowledge with Excel or Google Sheets for data analysis
Basic knowledge of Site Schema and how to diagnose and fix issues
Experience with Google Analytics or other Analytics Platforms
Basic knowledge on how to analyze and report on website performance
Experience implementing and managing website redirect rules
Experience with WordPress or similar CMS Platforms
Basic knowledge of HTML
A desire to improve and the ability to work independently
Nice to Have
Well rounded SEO Experience including On-Page, SEO Content, Link Acquisition (understand how it all fits together)
Experience with JIRA Or Similar Ticketing System (Nice to Have)
Experience working with technical project/product managers and development teams (Nice to Have)
What have we done in response to COVID-19? ConsumerTrack is committed to being part of the solution - continuing our business and looking for innovative ways to support our clients, partners, and TEAM virtually. Plus, we’ve reinvented the ways in which we recognize, celebrate, and connect with each other and our purpose to keep our culture strong!
Competitive salary with excellent growth opportunity; we pride ourselves in having a team that exudes leadership, high initiative, creativity and passion.
Awesome medical, dental and vision plans with heavy employer contribution
Paid maternity leave and paternity leave programs
Paid vacation, sick days and holidays
Flex time & option to WFH for the foreseeable future
Option to work from an office (if you need to get away!)
Company funding for outside classes and conferences to help you improve your skills
Contribution to student loan debt payments after the first year of employment
401(k) -- employees can start contributing immediately. After the first year, CTI matches your contribution up to 4% of your salary
Weekly fitness and yoga classes
Monthly virtual team activities to help you stay connected!
We are an equal-opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.