Strike Social develops artificial intelligence to drive the best outcomes in social media advertising. Through media-buying software and service, Strike powers 15,000+ campaigns each day for the world’s leading agencies and brands, including Honda, Xbox and Mattel. In 2016, Strike earned a Moxie Award as Chicago's Best B2B Startup.

Job Opening: Media Analyst, Strike Social


Company background

Strike Social develops artificial intelligence and provides 24/7 optimization to drive the best outcomes in social media advertising. Through media-buying software and service, Strike powers 15,000+ campaigns globally each day for the world’s leading agencies and brands, including Disney, Honda, Xbox, Mattel and Wendy’s. With global operations, Strike is headquartered in Chicago and was named the city's Best B2B Startup in the 2016 Moxie Awards.

What is a Media Analyst?

Strike Social's Media Operations team ensures all campaigns run perfectly. This means not only launching on time and delivering in full, but constantly testing and figuring out how to improve performance and deliver stronger results to our clients.

If you are a hard-working, entrepreneurial individual and want to learn about the fastest-growing sector in advertising, this is the perfect place to evolve your career.


  • Setup and monitor campaigns on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, Twitter and any new, up and coming social platforms.
  • Analyze campaign data, provide optimizations and develop insights for best performance.
  • Collaborate with fellow members of the Media Operations and Accounts teams to provide updates and troubleshoot campaign issues.
  • Create reports when necessary.

Your Ideal Background:

  • Experience with Google AdWords, Facebook Ads Manager.
  • Excellent understanding of online media planning, implementation and optimizations.
  • Familiarity with Twitter Ads, LinkedIn Ads, Snapchat ads, DBM a plus.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, growing and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to tie these skills to client business objectives.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Fun, lively environment
  • Rapid learning and growth opportunities
  • Casual dress


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

Company Reviews

"Everyone I work with makes Strike Social a blast. We all come in and work hard and have a great time, which has helped us become leaders in the ad tech space."
Jason Nesbitt
VP, Media & Agency Operations
at Strike Social
"I am excited to be a part of a profitable startup that knows what it's doing and does it well. I have found myself at a company that truly embraces change, learning and rapid execution."
Neil Gallagher
UX Developer
at Strike Social
"I took a once-in-a-lifetime trip to work with my colleagues in the Philippines. I love the growth potential here and our great global team."
Marissa Minichello
Account Strategist
at Strike Social
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Why work with us
We invest in our people. From hiring the best talent to rewarding our employees both personally and professionally, we strive to create a culture that is second to none (as evidenced by our superior rating on
We think big while staying scrappy. Strike was built with a lot of gut and grit. While our operations span the globe, we work hard to maintain our entrepreneurial spirit and fun, supportive culture.
Perks & Benefits
Competitive pay and stock options
Health, vision and dental
Unlimited PTO
An open, bright and convenient office in Chicago's Loop with stunning views of both the river and the lake
Top-notch technology to help our employees do their best work
Company-sponsored happy hours and frequent team outings
Free snacks
Opportunity for world travel, including to our offices in Krakow and Manila

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