Work at SANDBOXX

Connecting our military community. Bringing people together is at the core of everything we do. We want to bring our service members closer to their familes, to their friends and to what matters most to them.

ENGINEERING



Lead iOS Engineer


JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an iOS Engineer responsible for the development and maintenance of applications aimed at a range of iOS devices including mobile phones and tablets. Your primary focus will be the development of our iOS aplication and integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build a mobile application to provide insightful and timely data to users
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich Objective C and Swift applications
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Swift coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different iOS libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and military experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

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Lead Android Engineer


JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for an Android Engineer responsible for the development and maintenance of our flagahip application aimed at a vast number of diverse Android devices. Your primary focus will be the development of our Android application and integration with back-end services. You will be working along-side other engineers and developers working on different layers of the infrastructure. Therefore, commitment to collaborative problem solving, sophisticated design, and creating quality products is essential.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build a mobile application to provide insightful and timely data to users
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich Android applications
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Java coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different Android libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and military experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

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Backend/Data Engineer


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build an API and database to power the web and mobile applications
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build SDKs/APIs in Python, Mongo and Google App Engine
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Python coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different Python libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and military experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

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MARKETING



Content Creator (Army)


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images or video) that builds meaningful connections, encourages community members to take action, and increases brand awareness
  • Work with the Content Manager to optimize social pages within each platform to increase the reach & engagement of SANDBOXX social content
  • Monitor user-generated content
  • Write and publish blog content
  • Write and schedule email and in-app content to users
  • Report on online reviews and feedback from customers and users

WHO YOU ARE

  • A detailed knowledge of the United States Army
  • A minimum of 2 years experience of demonstrable success in digital marketing/content creation
  • Expertise in multiple social media platforms
  • Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
  • Ability to gasp future trends in digital technologies and act proactively
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability
  • Excellent written skills
  • Eager to join a fast-growing and motivated team
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results

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Content Creator (Marine Corps)


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images or video) that builds meaningful connections, encourages community members to take action, and increases brand awareness
  • Work with the Content Manager to optimize social pages within each platform to increase the reach & engagement of SANDBOXX social content
  • Monitor user-generated content
  • Write and publish blog content
  • Write and schedule email and in-app content to users
  • Report on online reviews and feedback from customers and users

WHO YOU ARE

  • A detailed knowledge of the United States Marine Corps
  • A minimum of 2 years experience of demonstrable success in digital marketing/content creation
  • Expertise in multiple social media platforms
  • Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
  • Ability to gasp future trends in digital technologies and act proactively
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability
  • Excellent written skills
  • Eager to join a fast-growing and motivated team
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results

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Content Creator (Navy)


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images or video) that builds meaningful connections, encourages community members to take action, and increases brand awareness
  • Work with the Content Manager to optimize social pages within each platform to increase the reach & engagement of SANDBOXX social content
  • Monitor user-generated content
  • Write and publish blog content
  • Write and schedule email and in-app content to users
  • Report on online reviews and feedback from customers and users

WHO YOU ARE

  • A detailed knowledge of the United States Navy
  • A minimum of 2 years experience of demonstrable success in digital marketing/content creation
  • Expertise in multiple social media platforms
  • Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
  • Ability to gasp future trends in digital technologies and act proactively
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability
  • Excellent written skills
  • Eager to join a fast-growing and motivated team
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results

If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Content Creator (Air Force)


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Generate, edit, publish and share daily content (original text, images or video) that builds meaningful connections, encourages community members to take action, and increases brand awareness
  • Work with the Content Manager to optimize social pages within each platform to increase the reach & engagement of SANDBOXX social content
  • Monitor user-generated content
  • Write and publish blog content
  • Write and schedule email and in-app content to users
  • Report on online reviews and feedback from customers and users

WHO YOU ARE

  • A detailed knowledge of the United States Air Force
  • A minimum of 2 years experience of demonstrable success in digital marketing/content creation
  • Expertise in multiple social media platforms
  • Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
  • Ability to gasp future trends in digital technologies and act proactively
  • Positive attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and organisational ability
  • Excellent written skills
  • Eager to join a fast-growing and motivated team
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results

If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Email Marketing Manager


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Performs day-to-day email, in-app messaging and push notification marketing activities including, but not limited to, campaign set-up, scheduling, testing, tagging and deployment of one-time, recurring, triggered and dynamic content-driven campaigns
  • Proofread messaging for clarity, grammar and spelling
  • Ensure mobile-friendly design and delivery
  • Analyze campaign performance and suggest improvements
  • Report on revenue generated from email marketing efforts
  • Ensure emails, in-app messages and push notifications follow industry policies and best practices
  • Manage A/B tests and other strategic segmentations, as well as offer suggestions to improve campaign performance based on data (i.e. OPR, CTR, LTV etc)
  • Use data and analysis to inform decision-making around content selection to maximize marketing performance
  • Work closely with content creators to help optimize their efforts through communicating of data learnings
  • Work with the CMO & Travel Manager to drive revenue growth and engagement of current SANDBOXX offerings - Units, Letters and Travel.

WHO YOU ARE

  • 5 years of demonstrable success in email marketing roles
  • Proficiency in marketing automation technology
  • Ability to take direction and see projects and tasks through to completion without hand holding
  • Write compelling copy: email body, subject lines, preview text, CTAs, images, videos, push notifications etc.
  • Experience with Intercom an advantage
  • Critical thinking and the ability to tell the “why” story with reporting campaign performance
  • Knowledge of MS Excel for reporting & analysis desireable
  • Proficient in HTML/CSS email best practices
  • Experience in Google Analytics
  • Proficient in components of Adobe creative suite (i.e. In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Knowledge/experience of the United States Military an advantage
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results
  • Team player and builder – leads by example
  • Ability to maintain a high sense of urgency and entrepreneurial work ethic that is required to drive business outcomes – SANDBOXX moves fast, and this role will too
  • Positive “can do” attitude, passionate and able to show commitment and to inspire others

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Digital Marketing Engineer


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Continually build and test new website pages, forms, and other elements to maximize customer acquisition and revenues
  • Take ownership of the features you build for the SANDBOXX website, and their impact on marketing and revenues
  • Balance your software-development skill and design sense to drive growth
  • Create and run tests to optimize potential user engagement and conversion
  • Create and run tests to optimize for lowest cost per acquisition and maximize user/cart value
  • Work closely with branding and marketing teams to identify the best combination of pricing, messages, and online treatment to maximize conversion, cart value and reduce abandonment
  • Collaborate with creative, marketing and analytics teams to implement growth initiatives
  • Work with the engineering team to create growth tools and scripts
  • Work with the engineering team to integrate with various APIs
  • Design and test new abandoned cart campaigns
  • Provide expert analysis of all online acquisition paths
  • Take ownership of front-end components and style implementation

WHO YOU ARE

  • 3+ years of demonstrable success in marketing engineer roles
  • Data-driven, meticulous, and detail-oriented, with a thorough understanding of key growth metrics and statistics
  • Have a solid grasp of modern web application development (javascript/HTML5/CSS3)
  • Strong engineering background a plus - proficiency with Python, R, SQL or similar languages is preferred.
  • Proficient in components of Adobe creative suite (i.e. In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Familiarity in major digital channels such as email, display, social, search and SEO a plus
  • Ability to take direction and see projects and tasks through to completion without hand holding
  • Experience in Google Analytics
  • Proactive, energetic person who takes pride in delivering great results
  • Team player and builder – leads by example
  • Ability to maintain a high sense of urgency and entrepreneurial work ethic that is required to drive business outcomes – SANDBOXX moves fast, and this role will too
  • Understanding of, and interest in, marketing, growth, and user metrics
  • Experience with event tracking, funnel analysis, A/B testing, and user metrics
  • Experience with SQL
  • iOS and Android experience a plus
  • Relentlessly pursue growth

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Marketing Intern (Part- Time)



WHAT YOU WILL DO

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  • Assist in marketing activities via social media
  • Review and analyze competitors and their marketing
  • Create in-app user engagement campaigns
  • Write and optimize blog posts
  • Collaborate with internal departments on projects and assignments
  • Edit videos and develop a digital media library
  • Support the marketing team in daily administrative tasks

WHO YOU ARE

  • A college student studying marketing or communications
  • A highly organized individual, with the ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • An outside the "boxx" thinker (see what we did there?)
  • Someone with aptitude and passion for tackling complex technological problems
  • A person with love for social, content, marketing technology and general excitement about life

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PRODUCT



Product Manager


JOB DESCRIPTION

The Product Manager is responsible for the product planning and execution throughout the product lifecycle, including: gathering and prioritizing product and customer requirements, defining the product vision, and working closely with engineering, sales, marketing and support to ensure revenue and customer satisfaction goals are met. The Product Manager’s job also includes ensuring that the product supports the company’s overall strategy and goals.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Define the product strategy and roadmap
  • Deliver MRDs and PRDs with prioritized features and corresponding justification
  • Work with external third parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities
  • Run beta and pilot programs with early-stage products and samples
  • Be an expert with respect to the competition
  • Act as a leader within the company

WHO YOU ARE

  • Minimum of 3 years experience as a Product Manager
  • Demonstrated success defining and launching excellent products
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Technical background, with experience in any of the leading product management tools
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
  • Examples and at least one sample of an effective document delivered in the past

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Product Designer


JOB DESCRIPTION

As a Product Designer, you will be involved in every aspect of the product development process, from brainstorming with the cross-functional team to ensuring that our developers ship the user experience that you have specified. You will lead the design process from generative research to collaboration with development on new products and iterative improvements to existing products. The ideal candidate for the Product Designer role is looking to take their career to the next level by continually driving innovation and identifying workflow and management improvements within a growing department.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Help realize the product design vision across both web and mobile platforms
  • Developing and maintaining a consistent user experience across products
  • Collaborate with product management to model personas and context scenarios
  • Wireframe, mockup and prototype the UI (we primarily use Sketch)
  • Lead review sessions with both the product team and executives
  • Developing the MedBridge pattern and interaction libraries
  • Stay current with user experience innovations and front-end technology

WHO YOU ARE

  • Online portfolio that displays a strong interaction design and user interface background
  • A degree in fine arts, interaction design, human-computer interaction, or related field preferred
  • Excellent communication skills; ability to articulate both on paper and in person
  • Strong visual design skills required
  • Front-end experience with modern languages required
  • 2-4 years interaction and application design preferred

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BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT



Travel Navigator


Sandboxx has a collaborative, fast-paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren’t afraid to tackle big projects. Printing and shipping letters to service members around the world is the day-to-day lifeblood of Sandboxx operations at our HQ in Arlington, VA.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Providing amazing travel service to our military families
  • Become fluent with our systems and various travel tools
  • A motivated, self-starter who takes pride in their work
  • Service travel reservations and bookings, assisting with changes and cancellations, all while delivering an amazing experience to our military travelers
  • Handle travel interruptions and complex itinerary changes
  • Growth and education with regard to military travel and traveling to/from military installations
  • In conjunction with out content team, write FAQs, create videos, or other content to help our members help themselves when using Sandboxx Travel
  • Collect user feedback, bugs, or other issues to share with the product team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You understand military lifestyle, the craziness, pride and sacrifice associated with it
  • You’re empathetic to users and can easily put yourself in their shoes. You are eager to help and empower them in every interaction.
  • You love people and thrive on interacting with them across mediums
  • You have strong writing skills and enjoy writing from the simplest message to a detailed white-paper
  • You love to solve problems and look forward to challenges
  • Ability to problem solve quickly, creatively and in escalating situations
  • You believe in Sandboxx's Mission & Values
  • You are fluent in English (Spanish a plus)
  • Experience with Intercom, working HTML / CSS knowledge, design abilities, or sales experience are all a major plus
  • Ability to receive and process large amounts of information at once from different outlets
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to thrive in an environment where feedback is paramount
  • Comfortable in environments where frequent change is the norm
  • A true passion for all things travel and military lifestyle related

NICE TO HAVES

  • Military experience
  • Travelport Smarpoint knowledge

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OPERATIONS



Operations Intern


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As an operations intern you will get to interact with the entire team and help us fulfill the delivery of our flagship product, SANDBOXX Letters.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Startup operations, from planning to fulfillment
  • Product management
  • How to execute with limited time and resources
  • Needs of the Military community

MUST HAVES

  • Predictable schedule that fits fulfillment deadlines
  • Commute to our Headquarters in Crystal City, VA (metro accessible)
  • Laptop

NICE TO HAVES

  • Highly organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Excellent attention to detail and self-motivated
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Interest in the Military community

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FULFILLMENT



SAC (Sandboxx Address Cards) Team Lead


Sandboxx is currently seeking highly motivated and tenacious Team Leaders to create and manage 7-10 person teams in close proximity to local basic training installations. Our ideal candidate will be a military spouse or retired service member that can provide direction to the Sandboxx Address Card team. The SAC Team Leader will be tasked with developing a team, finding and managing a suitable work location with WIFI, developing a timeline and work schedule for task completion, and effectively delegating work to the members of the team. The Team Leader will be responsible for collecting SAC’s from the P.O.C. on base, accurate data entry of SAC’s, and the proper destruction of the SAC’s after completion. The Team Leader will maintain a relationship with the command P.O.C. to ensure blank/fresh SAC inventory is maintained at all times. The Team Leader will be charged with regularly reporting the team’s progress to higher headquarters Sandboxx.


The ideal candidate is a retired Drill Instructor (USMC), Drill Sergeant (Army), Training Instructor (AF), Recruit Division Commander (Navy) or the spouse of an active duty or retired. They are a team player, a self starter, and someone willing to be the driving force in helping the team complete our SAC goals. Sandboxx relies heavily on its SAC Team to input accurate data into our database in a timely manner; therefore our ideal candidate will have the ability to motivate the SAC team towards completing the data entry task promptly and while minimising errors. Our SAC teams handle private information and must execute their duties with the highest discretion for privacy and security. Team Leaders are responsible for maintaining and communicating Sandboxx’s commitment to OPSEC and PERSEC to the local command groups and all local partners.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have availability/flexibility for Friday, Saturday, and possibly some Sundays. A rotational schedule is managed by the local SAC team lead.
  • Possess a good laptop with wireless internet capabilities
  • Create and manage a team of 7-10 SAC Team members
  • Pick up SACs from local installation POCs as they become available
  • Manage SAC Team work schedule and location(s) for SAC completion each week
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Strong understanding of OPSEC/PERSEC
  • 40 WPM or greater - accuracy of 95% or greater
  • Relationships with local training commands
  • Report issues to higher headquarters Sandboxx
  • Leverage local relationships to discover training needs and forecast potential changes
  • Basic Computer knowledge (Google Docs, Google Drive, Microsoft Excel)
  • Base access
  • Properly dispose of paper SAC files when directed by Sandboxx Headquarters

CURRENT LOCATIONS

  • Parris Island
  • San Diego

FUTURE LOCATIONS

  • Quantico
  • Lackland AFB
  • Fort Lee
  • Fort Benning
  • Fort Jackson
  • Fort Sill
  • Fort Leonard Wood
  • Great Lakes
  • Annapolis
  • West Point
  • Colorado Springs

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SAC (Sandboxx Address Cards) Data Entry Specialist


Sandboxx is currently seeking 7-10 tech savvy military spouses who are seeking a part time opportunity. Our Sandboxx Address Card (SAC) processors are the backbone to helping bridge the communication gap between Recruits in basic training and their families back home.


Candidates are computer savvy, highly motivated, and have an eye for detail. Sandboxx relies heavily on our SAC Team to input accurate data into our database. Our team thrives in a fast paced, highly interactive, and supportive environment. The ideal candidate is a retired Drill Instructor (USMC), Drill Sergeant (Army), Training Instructor (AF), Recruit Division Commander (Navy) or spouse of. Our SAC teams handle private information and must execute their duties with the highest discretion for privacy and security.


REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have availability/flexibility for Friday, Saturday, and possibly some Sundays. A rotational schedule is managed by the local SAC team lead.
  • Possess a good laptop with wireless internet capabilities
  • Data Entry Skills
  • Strong understanding of OPSEC/PERSEC
  • 40 WPM or greater - accuracy of 95% or greater
  • Relationships with local training commands (Preferred)
  • Basic Computer knowledge (Google Docs, Google Drive, Microsoft Excel)

CURRENT LOCATIONS

  • Parris Island
  • San Diego

FUTURE LOCATIONS

  • Quantico
  • Lackland AFB
  • Fort Lee
  • Fort Benning
  • Fort Jackson
  • Fort Sill
  • Fort Leonard Wood
  • Great Lakes
  • Annapolis
  • West Point
  • Colorado Springs

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