Flipboard is Hiring!

Flipboard, the world’s first social magazine, is hiring.  Recently named by Apple the iPad App of the Year for 2010, life at Flipboard is very exciting. And we’re just getting started!

Founded by Mike McCue, former CEO of Tellme, and Evan Doll, former Senior iPhone Engineer at Apple, Flipboard is on a quest to transform how people discover, browse and share content by combining the beauty of print with the power of social media.

In 2010, Flipboard raised $10.5MM from legendary investors KPCB and Index Ventures, as well as media innovators including Jack Dorsey co-founder of Twitter and Dustin Moskovitz co-founder of Facebook.

Why join Flipboard?

At Flipboard, you would be an important part of an exciting and collaborative team.  We are still a small team building a company with a tremendous amount of potential.  We value innovation, creative problem solving, and quality work.  Design is held in the highest regard and the development pace is rapid.  If you are driven to make the impossible into the possible, then this is the place for you.

We have great people with diverse backgrounds from Apple, Netflix, Adobe, Ellerdale, Aardvark, Ning, Activision, and Xbox Live.  Our CEO, Mike McCue, has a proven track record of success building great teams that deliver high-level valuation companies, including the $800 million acquisition of Tellme by Microsoft.  This is a start-up group that is very steady, highly experienced, and super motivated.

We’re still in our start-up workspace, a converted art studio in the heart of downtown Palo Alto.  We’re two blocks from CalTrains, so it’s an easy hop down from the city.  Many of our people ride their bicycles to work.  We work hard and have a lot of fun together.

Compensation includes base salary and equity.  Our benefits are top-notch.  Making an offer to a great candidate is one of our favorite things to do.  Let’s begin the discussion and see where it goes.

Openings

Visit our Jobs Site for more information on the current openings and how to apply. If you don’t see a role that matches your interests, be sure to let us know how you’d like to contribute by sending us a note (and a resume) to jobs@flipboard.com.

Please help us get the word out by re-tweeting and sharing these job postings or this blog post.  You can help spread some good news about the job market – Flipboard is hiring!

~ JonV
community@flipboard.com
facebook.com/flipboard
@flipboardCM

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9 Responses to Flipboard is Hiring!

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  3. matt says:

    Don’t need a photographer by chance do you?

    😉

    m

  4. Britta Wein says:

    I am the lady who asked to volunteer in Nov for a week….
    Do you have a need for a bilingual (English and German) NYU-certified Digital Media marketer, Brand Builder and Key-Accounter who would love to support you in those areas? You may check me on LinkedIn…
    Thanks
    B

  5. Do you need to be located somewhere specific for the job?

  6. Rich McCoy says:

    What an awesome app you have developed, I would have loved to have been involved.

  7. Do you happen to be by any chance maybe incorporating a travel section in Flipboard. I am a Flight Attendant and created this website. I have travelled all my life and has approximately been to close to 50 countries and still constantly travelling. I would love to be able to be a correspondent and submit articles about travel in your social media. Please let me know! 🙂

    • We have a “Travel & Adventure” category, go to Add a Section and scroll to the bottom, it will be the third option from the end of the list. If you have suggestions on what you would like to see featured there, we’d love to hear your recommendations, please send those thoughts to featured@flipboard.com Thanks!

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