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Android Developer

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking an Android Developer that will help us build our engineering culture and create robust new Android product features.

What You'll Do

  • Develop new features for the Lucky Day Android app
  • Translate design and product requirements into high-quality code
  • Work closely with Backend Engineers to deploy exciting new features
  • Work with the product team to design and wireframe modern interfaces
  • Ensure the best possible performance, quality, responsiveness, and stability of the SDK

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience/knowledge
  • Strong knowledge of Android SDK, different versions of Android, and how to deal with different screen sizes
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
  • Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, patterns, and best practices
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Ability to design applications around natural user interfaces, such as “touch”
  • Knowledge of the open-source Android ecosystem and the libraries available for common tasks
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • A knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Understanding of Google’s Android design principles and interface guidelines
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration

DevOps Engineer

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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Lucky Day is a mobile app that offers users to play scratchers and lotto tickets to win cash & prizes without ever spending a dime. Our mission is to give everyone a chance to win because #welovewinners.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are looking for an ambitious Lead DevOps Engineer to join a fun, hard working, team that is dedicated to building a system that is always reliable and available to our users.

What You'll Do

  • Create and oversee deployment pipelines for multiple environments
  • Collaborate with Architecture and Engineering teams to plan, deploy, and maintain business solutions in a cloud environment
  • Troubleshoot any emergency infrastructure incident to attain optimal application performance and stability
  • Communicate effectively with engineering, production and QA teams in coordinating systems engineering work
  • Recommend alternative design and platform decisions (not always green-field)
  • Collaborate with technical leads to integrate an end-to-end design that's well documented

What You'll Bring

  • 3+ years of AWS experience, including but not limited to EC2, DynamoDB, RDS, ElastiCache, Lambda, Data Pipeline, Kinesis and more
  • 2+ years of experience with CloudFormation and/or Terraform
  • 2+ years of experience with configuration management tools like Chef, Puppet and/or Ansible
  • Experience overseeing server environments to ensure appropriate redundancy and fall backs in all server environments
  • Experience with Windows administration experience, IIS, .NET
  • Experience with building CI/CD pipelines and build environments
  • Experience building data pipeline to orchestrate data workflows into data warehouse (Redshift)
  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Kubernetes and/or Docker

iOS Developer

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a iOS Developer that will help us build our engineering culture and create robust new iOS product features.

What You'll Do

  • Build new features, refactoring code, and tweaking existing features based on Lucky Day's roadmap
  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance mobile solutions
  • Work directly with quality engineers to identify test cases and devise efficient, scalable testing processes
  • Work on bug fixing and improving application performance
  • Continuously discover, evaluate, and implement new technologies to maximize development efficiency

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience/knowledge
  • Proficient with Objective-C or Swift, and Cocoa Touch
  • Experience with iOS frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, etc.
  • Experience with offline storage, threading, and performance tuning
  • Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect iOS applications to back-end services
  • Knowledge of other web technologies and UI/UX standards
  • Understanding of Apple’s design principles and interface guidelines
  • Knowledge of low-level C-based libraries is preferred
  • Experience with performance and memory tuning
  • Familiarity with cloud message APIs and push notifications
  • Knack for benchmarking and optimization
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git
  • Familiarity with continuous integration

Senior Software Engineer

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer that will take ownership of server side code to build incredible experiences for our users.

What You'll Do

  • Develop, implement, refine the server applications for our Lucky Day app
  • Make technical decisions that improve the codebase while minimizing risk
  • Collaborative with team members on the design and implementation of new features
  • Identify and fix bugs and performance bottlenecks
  • Continuously learn and keep up to date with emerging technologies to evaluate impact to business and user value

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience/knowledge
  • 5+ years with C#.NET Framework
  • 3+ years with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Advanced experience with IIS and deployment of .NET 
  • Advance experience with Distributed Cache: Redis
  • Advance experience with AWS (EC2,  RDS, ElastiCache, DynamoDB, Lambda, Cloud Formation, Kinesis, etc.)
  • Strong experience with DynamoDB or other NoSQL databases
  • Applied knowledge of object-oriented design principles and iterative development
  • Advanced experience with RESTful web services
  • Excellent TDD and test automation skills
  • Experience with Entity Framework and LINQ 

Senior Software Engineer (Backend)

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

What You'll Do

  • Build and maintain microservices, designing, and implementing APIs, managing cross-service integration testing and creating robust, fault tolerant services 
  • Design and document new features, improvements, and infrastructure
  • Implement robust distributed systems 
  • Test, deploy, and monitor changes on test and production environments 

What You'll Have

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years of professional experience using dynamic, high-level languages (preferably more than one, e.g. Python and Ruby) 
  • 3+ years of experience in professional software development
  • Experience with building and operating software in the cloud (AWS preferred)
  • Experience with automated testing (unit, functional, and integration tests)
  • Experience maintaining a robust service-oriented architecture with cross-service integrations

Senior Software Engineer (Platform)

Los Angeles, California    Technology    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

What You'll Do

  • Design, build, and maintain the core infrastructure 
  • Develop and promote conventions on production readiness and operational excellence
  • Debug production issues across services and levels of the stack
  • Plan for the growth of Lucky Day's infrastructure

What You'll Have

  • 3+ years of professional experience with a focus on platform and backend infrastructure 
  • 3+ years of professional experience using dynamic, high-level languages (preferably more than one, e.g. Python, Ruby) 
  • Strong CS fundamentals and problem solving skills 

Marketing

Brand Marketing Manager

Los Angeles, California    Marketing    Full-Time
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Lucky Day is a mobile app that offers users to play scratchers and lotto tickets to win cash & prizes without ever spending a dime. Our mission is to give everyone a chance to win because #welovewinners.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are looking for an ambitious Brand Marketing Manager that will own all corporate marketing initiatives including brand building, partner marketing, product marketing, events, PR and content development.

What You'll Do

  • Lead the brand marketing, PR & corporate communications, and community engagement to build and share the company story
  • Oversee the marketing communications process for brand campaigns and manage the marketing calendar
  • Collaborate with the Leadership, Product and Creative team to elevate the brand strategy and positioning of the campaign concepts
  • Build recognition of our brand in all of our target audiences, using earned and paid media, content marketing, and social engagement
  • Manage external partners and agencies (PR, content marketers, etc) to develop a clear activity calendar that leverages our brand positioning
  • Develop user stories, event strategies & execution and content

What You'll Bring

  • 3+ years of proven experience in a Branding/Marketing role, preferably in a startup or agency
  • Proven ability to work in a small team, with a high level of autonomy in a fast-paced environment
  • Highly analytical and adept at storytelling using data
  • Strong project management skills
  • Self-starter mentality

Finance

Head of Finance

Los Angeles, California    Finance    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a Head of Finance to executive all corporate finance initiatives as we continue to grow.

What You'll Do

  • Drive all company-wide financial planning and reporting initiatives
  • Drive operating improvements by identifying opportunities for revenue growth and cost savings
  • Work with department heads on identifying and tracking key performance metrics for their departments
  • Own the financial compliance framework to ensure accounting, regulatory, and tax compliance
  • Develop analyses and metrics to enhance decision-making and visibility into key financial issues
  • Assemble and summarize data to structure reports and presentations on financial status, opportunities and risk
  • Lead the implementation of key strategic initiatives including development of roadmaps, support processes, and organizational requirements

What You'll Bring

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting or Business with strong accounting experience; (MBA degree and CPA preferred)
  • 5+ years of progressive finance experience including operations finance, corporate development or strategy roles
  • Strong knowledge of consumer-facing economics such as ad product pricing management, ad rate realization and cost controls
  • Strong understanding of regulatory and compliance environments outside of the US including APAC & Europe
  • Data-driven and analytical mindset combined with empathy for our users and company vision
  • Ability to work collaboratively to drive cross-functional execution on business unit goals

Creative

Motion Graphics / Video Editor

Los Angeles, California    Creative    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a Graphic Motions / Video Editor to create quality video content for our social media advertising.

What You'll Do

  • Create quality content for in-app, social media, and marketing campaigns for Lucky Day
  • Take creative briefs/rough edits to clear, concise finished videos
  • Work closely with the Creative Producer and creative team to achieve the best version of each story
  • Develop visual styles that fit and elevate Lucky Day's brand promise

What You'll Bring

  • 4+ years of experience in video editing, motion graphics, and design
  • Experience with 2D motion graphics and animation, masking, tracking, and rotoscoping
  • Experience with Adobe Editing Suite including Adobe Premiere, Adobe After Effects, and Photoshop
  • Proficiency with pacing and visual styles prevalent in social media video a plus
  • Shooting and handling camera equipment a plus
  • Graphic design experience a plus

Product

Product Designer

Los Angeles, California    Product    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a Product Designer to lead the design execution on new features on our Lucky Day app.

What You'll Do

  • Lead the design of new features and updates from concept to release
  • Design visual interfaces, user flows, and captivating interactions
  • Work with the Leadership, Product and Tech team to drive prioritization of the right features to improve our app’s utility
  • Work closely with the creative and engineering team to define product opportunities
  • Learn from user usage and leverage feedback and data to continually iterate, innovate, and evolve the Lucky Day app

What You'll Bring

  • 2+ years of design experience (preferably within consumer mobile apps) & art background with experience in digital illustration  
  • Bachelor's degree in a design field
  • Experience with Game Design a Plus
  • Experience with Sketch, Photoshop, Invision, Flash, and other design tools
  • Ability to create quality content for in-app, social media, and marketing campaigns 
  • 2D Animation and Content Design Skills
  • Clear understanding of mobile design for Android and iOS devices 

Product Manager

Los Angeles, California    Product    Full-Time
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Lucky Day is a mobile app that offers users to play scratchers and lotto tickets to win cash & prizes without ever spending a dime. Our mission is to give everyone a chance to win because #welovewinners.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are looking for an Product Manager that will own the product's roadmap and execute initiatives to maximize user growth, retention and engagement.

What You'll Do

  • Own the product development lifecycle in a cross-functional team with a prioritized roadmap, definite milestones, and short iteration cycles
  • Determine and maintain on key KPIs to maximize user satisfaction, growth, and revenue
  • Develop and articulate feature lists, user stories, and roadmaps
  • Collaborate effectively with the Leadership, Tech, and Creative team to execute both prioritized and actionable product backlog

What You'll Bring

  • 2+ years of Product Management experience, preferably within consumer mobile apps
  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering field is a plus
  • Experience driving growth initiatives that require data-driven strategies optimizing growth and revenue metrics
  • Demonstrated hands-on familiarity with the technology used to build great products: analytics and AB testing platforms, project management tools, wireframing and mockup tools 
  • Experience with collaborating with a high performing team that consistently delivers
  • Navigated product scale challenges in a high growth environment

Project Manager

Los Angeles, California    Product    Full-Time
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Lucky Day is a mobile app that offers users to play scratchers and lotto tickets to win cash & prizes without ever spending a dime. Our mission is to give everyone a chance to win because #welovewinners.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are looking for a Project Manager that will manage strategic projects in a fast-paced environment.

What You'll Do

  • Act as the project management lead for product integration, launches and changes throughout implementation
  • Serve as single point of contact throughout full project lifecycle from beginning to end
  • Develop dashboards, templates and advanced filters to provide end-users and business stakeholders with meaningful operational/performance metrics and status reports
  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of multiple projects and scope including release deployment activities
  • Assist product managers in product backlog grooming
  • Facilitate release planning and generate weekly status reports
  • Effectively apply best practice methodology, inspect, adapt and enforce standards

What You'll Bring

  • 4+ years of relevant experience in project management, marketing, and managing complex projects
  • Strong presentation skills with the ability to effectively communicate cross-functionally
  • Understanding of user interface design principles, usability testing, and technologies preferred
  • Strong in building relationships, managing stakeholder expectations and ability to communicate at all levels
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Prior experience in a fast-paced startup or e-commerce company is ideal
  • Proficiency in Google Suite, Microsoft Office as well as project management tools such as Jira

Talent

Technical Recruiter

Los Angeles, California    Talent    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a Technical Recruiter that will provide full cycle recruiting support for our tech team.

What You'll Do

  • Manage full cycle recruiting process: source, identify, engage, evaluate, and hire world-class tech talent to join our growing company
  • Creatively source candidates from multiple channels including referrals, research, cold outbound, networking events, and utilizing our robust sourcing platforms as resources
  • Manage the inbound applicant pipeline, while identifying passive job seekers using a full range of recruitment tactics and resources
  • Understand requirements and sourcing challenges of each role
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail and make data-driven decisions

What You'll Have

  • 5+ years of technical recruiting experience at a high-growth startup or agency environment
  • Experience sourcing and recruiting tech passive candidates and developing a network in that space
  • Experience in partnering effectively with all types of teams and levels of professionals
  • Tech savvy: Google Suite, strong ATS knowledge (preferably Lever), Microsoft Office, Slack
  • Process-oriented; outstanding analytical and organizational skills

Growth

User Acquisition Manager

Los Angeles, California    Growth    Full-Time
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At Lucky Day, we believe in how far a little luck can go. We started the company in 2014 with a simple goal: create winners every day to impact lives for the better. Our mission is to change the way people can test their luck. We do this by disrupting current sweepstakes and lottos by making it quick, entertaining, and 100% risk-free.

At Lucky Day, you will be working with the best-in-class talent to impact the daily lives of millions of players around the world. We are seeking a User Acquisition Manager to assist in the development, planning, and execution of large-scale ad campaigns.

What You'll Do

  • Manage mobile performance marketing campaigns across several ad networks including Facebook, Google, Twitter, ad exchanges, offer wall
  • Monitor, optimize and report performance on campaigns across active ad networks on an continual basis
  • Develop test plans and experiment with new user acquisition initiatives, then evaluate performance to identify the highest impact opportunities
  • Research and analyze new user acquisition channels
  • Identify new insights and process improvements for internal user acquisition management, analysis, and reporting

What You'll Bring

  • BS/BA Degree in a relevant field of study
  • 2+ years of acquisition marketing experience, with a preference for mobile consumer apps and specific experience with Facebook, Instagram, Google, Snap, and ad networks
  • International paid acquisition experience a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage and optimize acquisition budgets
  • Demonstrated ability to drive major incremental volume & returns from creative development, creative testing & creative iteration
  • A desire to do both strategic planning and daily execution/optimization