An SEO Expert’s greatest challenge is to find a fulfilling career. Many joys are found in entrepreneurship, but there are some great jewels in the job market. I myself have found a phenomenally challenging and satisfying position in the agency world. If you want to get on the ride of your life, come and join me at Merkle. Otherwise, here are some interesting SEO career options out there.
Top Agency SEO Jobs
Senior Search Strategist
IMPAQT – Pittsburgh PA (Greater Pittsburgh Area)
The Senior Search Strategist is responsible for being a thought leader in developing innovative and cutting edge strategies and problem solving techniques to maximize the benefit of the clients Search Marketing Program. S/he must possess a high level of knowledge of search industry trends as well as overall online and offline marketing concepts, philosophies and best practices and continually stay in up to date with trends. The Senior Search Strategist works closely with the Strategy Team and key members of the management team to identify new opportunities to expand our search services offerings in a manner consistent with the corporate objectives.
Technical SEO Leader
iProspect – Boston, MA (Greater Boston Area)
iProspect is looking for a Technical SEO Lead to assist in finding solutions for our biggest and most challenging SEO clients. As a Technical SEO Lead, you will be working to define, enhance and evolve iProspect’s Technical SEO services in terms of expertise and delivery opportunity. The goal for the Technical SEO Lead is to not only define the product, but also to enable client teams to deliver and provide support to clients directly to support their SEO strategy and be responsible for delivering long term traffic growth via SEO.
L2T Media – Greater Chicago Area
L2TMedia is hiring an SEO Manager to lead a four-person SEO team and manage and cultivate the company’s SEO product to best serve a growing number of SEO clients. The selected candidate will possess exceptional project management and delegation skills, as well as firm SEO knowledge and a track record of delivering organic growth on SEO projects.
Senior SEO Strategist
Morpheus Media – Greater New York City Area
Morpheus Media is seeking an experienced Senior SEO Strategist to work with some of the most well known brands in the
fashion, television, news, and ecommerce industries. This candidate will strategically direct and support a team that is responsible for developing and executing technical, content, and link building strategies across several clients.
Top Non-Agency SEO Jobs
SEO Information Architect Marketing Manager
Verizon Wireless – Basking Ridge, NJ (Greater New York City Area)
The candidate must demonstrate solid leadership and analytical skills and robust technical knowledge of web based Search Engine Optimization (SEO) strategy, tactics and methodology. The candidate must have demonstrated knowledge of transforming fortune 100 corporations’ web site design and content development process to increase web traffic from search engines and achieve break-through improvements in online sales.
Director of SEO Strategy
Saveology.com ™ – Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
This a strategic position where you will lead the SEO analysis of multiple web sites and multiple providers, across several industries. The ideal candidate will draft the strategy based on sales goals and the data from your analysis, and then execute that strategy. Saveology is a fast moving, dynamic environment. We’re looking for an eager, ambitious, hard worker who is talented and knowledgeable in SEO and can come in and hit the ground running to be an amazing addition to our team.
Walmart.com – San Francisco Bay Area
The SEO Analyst will work with the Walmart.com SEO team to conceive, plan, implement, and measure the success of SEO marketing initiatives. This position requires a combination of SEO data analytics and project management expertise. Working inside of a large organization with diverse teams, the SEO Project Manager will give guidance and manage projects from start to finish. The ideal candidate will be able to identify areas for SEO improvement, hash out a plan to target those areas, and back up that plan with solid business numbers and search engine analysis.
Hewlett-Packard – San Francisco Bay Area
The SEO Manager is responsible for leading SEO across our consumer, SMB, enterprise and vertical segments as part of the interactive marketing team for the America’s Personal Systems Group Digital Marketing team. As SEO Manager, you would be a member of the dynamic & high performing online marketing team – driving digital excellence and supporting the growth of Consumer and SMB Direct E-commerce stores.
Search Marketing Strategist, SEO
ZAAZ – Orange County, California Area
This role is with the Team Mazda Garage Team in Irvine and requires extensive knowledge of practice, strategy, and management for Search Engine Optimization (SEO). The candidate will own responsibility for full circle SEO account relationships and execution. Candidate will evangelize Search internally and with clients. We’re looking for experienced search folks with the appropriate mix of technical, creative, and client-facing competencies.
McKibbon Hotel Management – Tampa/St. Petersburg, Florida Area
McKibbon Hotel Management is seeking an SEO Manager to become a part of their growing eCommerce department. The SEO Manager will be responsible for carrying out corporate direction and implementing proven strategies and tactics to achieve growth beyond expectations for a portfolio of over 60 hotels. The SEO Manager will handle all on and off page optimization, local optimization and conversion optimization. You speak SEOmoz and have created your own SEO bible.