Chicago Tech Jobs and Startup Jobs

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Art Director - Video (freelance)

Black Spectacles
Chicago
1 day ago
+37
You are responsible for the creative direction of video content. You will provide art direction and design support to our video motion graphics team to ensure 2D/3D graphics/animations are executed beautifully. You will help establish the film set, wardrobe, staging, etc. You will set quality and conformity standards for video related projects. You will lead the creative process on in-studio and field shoots. You are responsible for style ideation of videos and motion graphics. You will review final pieces and make suggestions for improvement as needed.

Creative Director

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 days ago
+37
You are responsible for the creative direction of video content. You will work with our video and motion graphics team to establish a formalized style and look for our content. You will set quality and conformity standards for video related projects. You will lead the creative process on in-studio and field shoots. You are responsible for style ideation of videos and motion graphics. You will review final pieces and make suggestions for improvement as needed.

Editor, Brand Studio

Built In
Chicago
3 days ago
+32
We’re seeking a creative and experienced editor to join Built In’s Brand Studio. Our team partners with growing tech companies and startups across the country, helping them craft inspiring, instructive and informed employer branding to engage with our audiences. As an editor, you’ll manage a team of writers in the production of customized paid content packages. You’ll be an outstanding ambassador of our work externally and a resource to teams across the company. Working alongside other editorial leads, you’ll help scale our processes, strengthen our storytelling and improve our creative offerings. Most importantly: You’ll be a guardian of quality, a stickler for deadlines and a phenomenal manager of your team.

Faculty Engagement Specialist

Everspring
Chicago
4 days ago
+14
Serve as primary teaching support for online faculty by responding to faculty requests for help via phone, email, or other virtual means. Remain consistently available during work hours to support faculty, and available to monitor for urgent support on weekends and evenings. Create and maintain faculty guides and support materials, such as job aids, videos, tutorials, or infographics, according to the guidance of the Director of Learning Design. Draft, manage, and distribute mass communications sent to large groups of partner faculty, under the guidance of the Director of Learning Design. Assist with course revisions and edits by assisting faculty with questions about the learning management system. Create and distribute reports on instructor activity within the learning management system for select partners. Collaborate with multiple departments – including Learning Design, Student Services, and Academic Operations – to ensure continuity of support and training. Perform other duties, as assigned.

Tech Reporter, Breaking News

Built In
Chicago
6 days ago
+32
We’re expanding our team of reporters to cover breaking news for a sophisticated audience in the tech sector and beyond. The Tech Reporter will be responsible for writing 2+ breaking news stories a day, in addition to other news stories on trends and broad topics in the technology industry as needed. This person will need to be highly skilled in both research and interviewing, and endlessly curious about tech innovations and what they say about the future.  You’d be joining a growing team responsible for telling bold and original stories that help an audience of tech professionals learn and build new things. You’ll collaborate closely with other members of the team to discover new approaches, formats and perspectives. Additionally, you'll be joining a company that enthusiastically invests in office culture, which includes shuffleboard, a D&D campaign, free lunches, snacks and cold brew on tap.

Staff Writer, Brand Studio

Built In
Chicago
1 week ago
+32
As a staff writer, you’ll be joining a team of writers, editors, designers, strategists and UX experts working together to develop cutting-edge storytelling in support of tech companies big and small. At the highest level, we showcase and celebrate innovative technology, products and thought leaders across the country — and share those stories with the talent a growing tech company needs to thrive. 

Content Manager

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+37
Develop all content to support the strategic marketing plan, including website copy, white papers, infographics, blog, social media posts, video scripts, presentations and email content. Build a content strategy. Collaborate on digital marketing and social media strategy. Create SEO-driven content. Develop strategy of targeted keywords and audience. Uphold brand consistency across platforms. Conduct research and interviews to develop thought-leadership content.

Video Editor

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+37
You will coordinate content ideas with the Video Producer. You will make creative decisions for each piece, and assure they meet quality standards set by the company. You will use your knowledge of industry standards to assure Black Spectacles content is up to date and cutting edge. You will be responsible for color correcting, inputting music, adding dialogues, and creating some graphics and effects for each video. You will also be responsible for converting and exporting all media types.

2D/3D Motion Graphic Artist

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+37
Work within the video production team to create 2D and 3D motion graphics for our video content. Sketch and outline potential concepts for motion graphics in videos. Design and animate objects such as buildings and objects. Character animation is not required. Attend and participate in daily/weekly meetings to review progress and adjust work. Revise motion graphics based on feedback from Art Director or Production Team. Maintain up to date knowledge about motion graphics software and techniques.

Video Producer

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+37
You will be responsible for planning and scheduling on-site interviews and in-studio recording sessions. For the in-studio recording sessions, you will be responsible for working with the authors to develop their course outlines and in leading them through the recording process. You will lead the video editing team and will be responsible for quality control of the content that is produced. You will also be responsible for developing a quality assurance program, and will help identify strategy/tactics to to grow our video production team.

Licensed Architect - ARE Study Group Coach

Black Spectacles
Chicago
2 weeks ago
+37
This position involves leading aspiring architects through the ARE 5.0 exams via virtual study groups. Black Spectacles will provide training and a syllabus for you and we'll match you with a group of committed aspiring architects who are in search of a structured approach to prepare for the ARE. You'll then set, prepare for, and lead online meetings for each exam. You'll serve as the main point of contact for your group members, and work closely with Black Spectacles to help guide and evolve the direction of the program.

Writer

Everspring
Chicago
2 weeks ago
The Writer will leverage working on the Learning Design team to translate what Everspring does into compelling and convertible copy and materials to be used by the Sales team. This person is a master message maker who can listen carefully, persuade, and deliver written arguments that frame business and market opportunities. The Writer understands the education industry, the technology space, and must be fluent in business language and concepts. Experience writing RFP responses is required, and will be an integral part of this role.

Copywriter

Everspring
Chicago
2 weeks ago
The mid­level copywriter will be responsible for developing marketing and editorial content that supports new and existing brand efforts, including blog posts, direct mailers, email campaigns, microsites and landing pages, admissions documents, social media content, posters, print and digital advertising campaigns, and sales presentations for our university partners. We’re looking for someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to meet tight deadlines and pivot seamlessly between partners and project types. Plus, this individual should be able to proactively collaborate with all project stakeholders, taking initiative to start conversations, explore concepts and gather facts as needed to execute on-target end products.

Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $56,136
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Technical Writer $66,962
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Content Marketing Manager $68,267
Min: $33K
Max: $110K
Copywriter $68,846
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Strategist $71,025
Min: $35K
Max: $120K
Content Manager $73,156
Min: $45K
Max: $100K
Senior Technical Writer $107,833
Min: $90K
Max: $150K

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