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.

  • 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.

  • HR Director

    Modo Labs is hiring a Director of HR to support our growth requirements. This position will be located in our Cambridge headquarters.

    As Director of HR, you will define and lead Modo Labs’ human resources function, supporting the company’s rapid growth and expansion in all HR matters. You wil be responsible for evaluating Modo’s existing HR policies and practices and for defining, developing, and implementing scalable, enhanced HR policies and processes to support all Modo Labs employees and managers at all company sites. You will also lead Modo Labs’ talent management function, managing recruitment of technical and non-technical staff in support of Modo’s rapid growth.

    We are seeking an experienced and talented professional who has the vision to build the human resources and talent management functions to support Modo Labs’ growth for the next several years and the passion and energy to roll-up your sleeves to get the job done. You will be both a manager and an individual contributor initially, with the ability to build an HR and recruiting team that can scale to meet requirements as the company grows over time. You will report to the CFO of Modo Labs.

    Position Responsibilities

    • Review, develop and implement HR policies and provide guidance on the policies and workplace best practices to Modo Labs management and employees.
    • Manage full life-cycle recruitment, working with hiring managers and within their budgets to effectively meet recruitment targets.
    • Oversee all employee transition activities including on-boarding and off-boarding, promotions, transfers, and other employee life-cycle related activities. Collaborate with colleagues in IT, facilities, and finance to ensure new or transferring Modo employees have an efficient and productive work environment.
    • Work closely with management and employees to improve work relationships, build morale, and increase productivity and retention.
    • Benchmark compensation and manage the annual increase and bonus payout processes and provide guidance on compensation for promotions.
    • Address employee concerns when they arise and resolve both simple and complex employee relations issues, using solid business acumen and judgment, knowing when to escalate issues to management for advice and guidance.
    • Research, propose, develop, and implement employee benefits programs and manage the annual open enrollment process.
    • Provide HR data analyses and reports to inform on functional performance against KPIs and recommend improvements to processes.

    Skills & Experience

    • 10+ years in Human Resources management
    • 5+ years of experience in recruitment and talent management in within a startup or high-tech environment
    • Excellent written and verbal communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills, including the demonstrated ability to communicate professionally and respectfully with staff at all levels and to deal with confidential information and all employee matters with diplomacy and discretion.
    • Strong experience in HR policy and process development and implementation
    • Strong experience in developing and implementing an employee performance policy
    • Strong experience in benefits and compensation management
    • Strong experience in talent acquisition and talent management
    • Strong knowledge and experience with the employment laws in the US
    • BA required, MA in Organization Development desired.
    • International experience would be a plus

    Modo Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does 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.

    Working at Modo Labs offers the opportunity to join an industry leader in the development of personalized mobile apps for workplaces and campuses. Our product and culture reflect Modo’s MIT roots, where curiosity, intellect and problem-solving are highly valued, as our team works to develop products and services that shape the future of mobile app development and deployment for multi-campus/multi-location businesses, hospitals and colleges worldwide.

  • Technical Support Engineer

    Are you a would-be software developer, hacker, or just plain good with technology? Modo Labs, is seeking a talented and hard-working individual to join our growing Client Services team, which is responsible for implementing and maintaining elegant, cross-platform iOS, Android and mobile web apps for our university and enterprise customers.

    We have an opening for a highly-motivated, results-oriented, enthusiastic Technical Support Engineer. Does this sound like you?

    As a Technical Support Engineer, your responsibilities will include an array of duties depending on your skill set:

    • Answering product questions
    • Performing software upgrades
    • Writing product documentation
    • Troubleshooting integration issues
    • Debugging and reporting software bugs
    • Software development

    Technical Support Engineer Qualifications:

    • 1-3 years of experience in a customer-facing role
    • Experience supporting a technology-oriented product/service (SaaS a plus)
    • Software development skills (web development a huge plus)
    • Computer Science fundamentals (Computer Science, Engineering or related degree preferred, but not required)
    • Experience with PHP, JavaScript, HTML5/CSS, Git, iOS, Android, and/or web services
    • Familiarity working with a LAMP stack
    • Familiarity with MVC frameworks

    Do you want to be part of the future in Mobile? Are you passionate about personal and professional development? If so, let’s talk!

    At Modo Labs, we are accelerating the path to a unified and unique mobile strategy for higher education institutions. It is our vision, technology, and drive that sets us apart from others when it comes to engaging employees or students in a new, relevant, and real-time way. We harness technology to enhance experiences, deepening the connections between students, employees and their community.

    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

    Company description

    Trusted by hundreds of Universities and Companies in over 30 countries, Modo Labs develops and markets an enterprise-scale mobile engagement and communication platform. Regardless of technical skill set, Modo users can quickly create a powerful and sophisticated mobile app experience that connects audiences with essential information when they need it, where they need it.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Location: Cambridge, MA

  • Android Developer

    Modo Labs, a leading mobile-software startup based in Cambridge, MA is looking for an Android Developer to join our talented, hardworking, and xkcd-loving development team.

    You will work with our Kurogo platform to deliver mobile web (PHP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS), iOS and Android apps. Our platform allows even non-developers to produce rich engagement apps for fortune 500 companies, universities and hospitals.

    As a member of the product engineering team, you will leverage your Android and Java skills to enhance our Modo Campus Android companion applications. The Android app works in association with our Kurogo application server to display dynamic screens while working in connection with the app server to handle navigation and JavaScript bridge access to native services as well as other unique native capabilities that help the user experience.

    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

    Responsibilities:

    • Develop new capabilities in the Android app to enhance engagement capabilities of the Kurogo Campus solution
    • Focus on native areas including but not limited to notifications, geo-location via a variety of sensor inputs and enhancing the native UX to support upcoming Android capabilities
    • Create unit tests for your various components
    • Keep compatibility up to date with the latest Android versions
    • Work with our design team to develop UX maps and product requirements
    • Follow an agile scrum model for your product development
    • Assist the Modo Labs’ QA team with scenario testing and bug fixing
    • Additional job tasks as required

    Qualifications:

    • 3+ years of experience developing in Java for Android apps
    • BS or BA in Computer Science, Engineering or related degree
    • Full lifecycle experience with shipping Android apps
    • Proficiency using Android Studio and related SDK Tools
    • Experience working with UNIX like environments
    • Previous work experience with multiple data interchange formats such as XML and JSON as well as with multiple data transfer mechanisms such as SOAP and REST
    • Simplicity and elegance in technical design
    • Experience developing with web MVC web applications
    • Creation and consumption of web services experience
    • Familiarity with git
    • Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to work independently with minimal supervision
    • Jira/Atlassian products experience a plus
    • Must be eligible to work in the United States

    You may be right for this role if:

    • You’re undaunted by steep learning curves and unfazed by complexity.
    • You can work efficiently on your own but love to collaborate. You’re a team player whom people trust.
    • You’re a great verbal and written communicator.
    • You want to be part of a diverse, collegial, multidisciplinary team.

    Company description

    Trusted by hundreds of Universities and Companies in over 30 countries, Modo Labs develops and markets an enterprise-scale mobile engagement and communication platform. Regardless of technical skill set, Modo users can quickly create a powerful and sophisticated mobile app experience that connects audiences with essential information when they need it, where they need it.

    • Job Type: Full-time
    • Job Location: Cambridge, MA
    • On-site: Required
    • Required education: Bachelor’s+
    • Required experience: 3+ years developing in Java for Android apps
    • Must be eligible to work in the United States

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