Why Employees Love Modo

Do you want to be part of the next big thing and have fun doing it? Our employees believe in the power of mobile to improve the way people live and work. At Modo Labs, we hire exceptional, self-motivated people who are determined to grow and contribute to our success. If this sounds good to you, come talk to us.

  • Ruby on Rails Software Engineer

    Modo Labs has built a variety of cloud hosted Software as a Service (SaaS) applications to support and complement our existing Mobile Campus products. They are built primarily on Ruby on Rails using RESTful APIs and a service-oriented architecture, and we are looking for an experienced engineer to join the team that designs, builds, and maintains this architecture.

    We value design skills, programming ability, and teamwork. Being able to design applications from top to bottom, troubleshooting and debugging tough problems, and brainstorming new ideas are important to this role. You will be working primarily with Ruby, Javascript, HTML, and CSS, but our general approach is to choose the best language for the job. We utilize PostgreSQL for storage, and we use RabbitMQ and RESTful APIs for communication between our various services. We employ continuous integration for testing and deployment.

    About You

    You value open collaboration, have a strong desire to learn, and are excited to pick up new skills and technologies. You like to share your knowledge with others and are willing to ask for help in return. You enjoy solving difficult problems, and make use of metrics, monitoring, and testing to help you understand the inner workings of a system. You’re excited to work closely with people throughout the organization, from close teammates to members of ops, UX designers, and service team members.

    Qualifications

    • Significant experience (4 years or more) building scalable web applications in commercial production environments with Ruby on Rails
    • Strong understanding of distributed service architecture
    • SQL and general database knowledge
    • Experience with RESTful API design
    • Solid knowledge of testing principles
    • Strong verbal and written communications skills
    • Experience troubleshooting in production environments
    • Eligible to work in the United States

    About Modo Labs

    Modo Labs, a venture backed company, is looking for an awesome, experienced Ruby on Rails engineer to join our incredibly talented, hard working, xkcd-loving development team to work with our Kurogo platform to deliver mobile web, iOS and Android apps. Our Kurogo platform allows non-developers to produce rich engagement apps for organizations such as Fortune 500 enterprises, universities and hospitals.

    Benefits

    We offer competitive salaries, a great benefits package, and provide a new MacBook Pro for you to use. We believe in creating a good work/life balance, and offer an open, collaborative, and happy workplace. Several food truck options are available every day of the week.

    Location
    Modo Labs is based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This is an on-site position, however there are opportunities for remote work.

    Modo Labs, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

  • QA Engineer

    Modo Labs, a leading mobile software startup based in Cambridge, MA is looking for a QA Engineer who is fun, doesn’t take themselves too seriously, but is serious about their work. They will join our incredibly talented, hard-working development team to bring the quality of our products to the next level. Our platform allows even non-developers to produce rich engagement apps for Fortune 500 enterprises, universities, and hospitals.

    This position will work closely with the developers and QA manager to provide coverage for the current work and help expand QA’s capacity for deeper testing. This includes the testing of our administrative applications, desktop and mobile web, and native apps for mobile and tablet. If you like working with a variety of platforms and devices this is the position for you. Bonus if you enjoy playing board games.

    Responsibilities:

    • Executing test plans for existing products on various platforms
    • Exploratory testing of new features
    • Writing up and verifying bugs and improvements
    • Participate in Agile scrum teams
    • Enjoys being a software detective

    Preferred Skills & Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of experience in Quality Assurance
    • Testing in iOS and Android for mobile and tablets
    • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, XML, JSON
    • Experience writing test plans
    • Excellent problem-solving skills
    • Creativity to come up with outside the box scenarios
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    Bonus Skills & Experience:

    • Experience using JIRA, Github
    • Accessibility testing (VoiceOver, TalkBack, JAWS, NVDA)
    • Experience with JIRA, Confluence, Git, Homebrew
    • Experience with Amazon Web Services

    Location:
    Cambridge, MA (on-site)

     

    Modo Labs, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

  • Higher Education Account Representative

    Based out Cincinnati, OH the Account Representative will be responsible for leading an important territory and executing sales that will accelerate growth in this key market. Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with marketing, product, customer success, services, design and management will be critical to the success of this role.

    Modo Labs is looking for a top performing software sales representative with demonstrated experience selling software and technology solutions to the Education market. We are a venture-backed company with significant opportunities for growth, and a known market leader in employee engagement and mobile campus solutions.

    Responsibilities

    • Achieve annual sales goals through the direct sale of mobile software solutions to territory clients
    • Identify high potential sales opportunities through prospecting and qualification
    • Present the Modo value proposition to stakeholders within prospective client organizations
    • Lead contract negotiations, including pricing, product mix and terms
    • Work closely with sales development representatives to prospect territory and build pipeline to ensure quarterly and annual sales targets are met
    • Work collaboratively with solution engineers, delivery and support teams, to ensure all aspects of pre-sales, and delivery are being worked at highest levels of performance and client satisfaction
    • Provide ongoing competitive market and client feedback to the company to help drive continuous improvement of sales team, service delivery, product development and company strategy

    Qualifications

    • 2+ years in the Higher Education market or 4+ years in SaaS sales
    • Demonstrated track record of performance relative to assigned goals
    • Experience selling software solutions directly to Higher Education clients
    • Ability to clearly understand and articulate issues around student success and engagement and how Modo software and mobile apps can help solve clients’ challenges around student success
    • Ability to gain access to and negotiate with senior leadership in Higher Ed (Provost, CIO, etc.)
    • Strong verbal, written and presentation skills including expertise with Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel)
    • Ability to work independently, but also work in a collaborative team environment team
    • Mobile application software experience a plus
    • BA/BS or equivalent

    What will you get out of your career at Modo Labs?

    • Learn about leading edge Mobile technology, in depth
    • Be part of a collaborative and creative team who have strong backgrounds in company growth, strategy and are passionate about what they do
    • Make an impact on the future of mobile
    • Vacation time
    • Full Medical Benefits

    Modo Labs, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender-identity, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

  • Senior Accountant

    We’re looking for Sr. Accountant/Financial Analyst to join our Finance/Accounting team. The Senior Accountant/Financial Analyst will be a member of a small, agile, focused Accounting and Finance team, and will work closely and in collaboration on a day-to-day basis with the Sr. Corporate Controller and, as projects may require, directly with the CFO.

    You will be responsible for contributing to the timely and accurate completion of month end close, monthly financial transaction processing, audit-related and process improvement activities, as well as ad hoc projects for the CFO, Sr. Corporate Controller and Company.

    Responsibilities

    Monthly Close and Related Activities

    • Participate in month-end close activities and ensure compliance with monthly close calendar. Activities include but not limited to prepare month-end journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, and supporting schedules for assigned general ledger accounts in a thoughtful, easy to understand manner.
    • Responsible for AP and AR processes, including Billing/Collections, Vendor Payments, T&E review.
    • Analyze fluctuations between forecast and actual results and prepare supporting documentation to be used in Management meetings.
    • Research and reconcile all discrepancies.
    • Prepare monthly financial statements/models, management reports and records by collecting, analyzing and summarizing account information.
    • Assist in annual audit and prepare audit schedules as necessary.
    • Proactively identify issues causing inefficiencies and implement process improvements to streamline accounting processes, including cross-accounting system integration and automation.
    • Be instrumental in improving the Accounting close process and other accounting process flows.Resolve and / or mediate the resolution of accounting system related problems and requests.

    Other

    • Assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts
    • Assist Sr. Corporate Controller in research of accounting literature and drafting technical memos.
    • Complete special projects for CFO and Sr. Corporate Controller, as may be required

    Qualifications

    • BA or BS degree in Accounting or Finance is required.
    • 5+ years of related experience, preferably in high tech industry, fast growing, dynamic, multinational environment, and public firm experience is a plus.
    • CPA license preferred.
    • Strong Excel skills are essential; experience with Intacct is a plus.
    • Strong knowledge of US GAAP. Working knowledge of IFRS is a plus.
    • Thorough knowledge of general accounting principles and their application as well as a demonstrated ability to apply these in the business context.
    • Must be detail oriented, accurate, customer oriented, possess excellent analytical abilities, and problem-solving skills.
    • Possess strong verbal and written communication skills and can work effectively across functional areas.
    • Self-starter, high availability, driven with minimum supervision, ability to work under pressure, meet fixed deadlines and thrive in a dynamic, high-energy environment.
    • Flexibility to navigate a fluid and fast-paced environment is required.
    • Ability to prioritize daily tasks to consistently meet fixed deadlines and ad hoc requirements from time to time.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

    Modo Labs, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender-identity, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment.

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