Hiring this week: MyBeautyCompare

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About MyBeautyCompare

MyBeautyCompare is the first price comparison and personalised product recommendation site for beauty. It takes the guesswork out of shopping by recommending products that are right for consumers.

Its technology, which uses age, skin type and other characteristics, picks out the perfect products. It also compares prices across retailers to bring savings to the consumers.

MyBeautyCompare was a winner of the third series of Tech City News’ Elevator Pitch.

What they offer:

  • Competitive salary & meaningful stock options
  • Building cutting edge technologies in a friendly start-up atmosphere
  • An excellent desktop/laptop of your choice with more RAM than you need. “Oh yeah baby!”
  • A great opportunity to join a well-funded/low-risk early stage startup
  • Big responsibilities, big impact – your input will make a difference and you will learn more on this job than ever before. We guarantee it.
  • Coffee, Red Bull and other goodies in a Central London location!

See a full list of jobs on their careers page.

Java software engineer

Old Street, London – Full Time, Permanent

Candidate profile

  • Computer science degree from a leading university with 5+ years experience
  • Experience in Java/JavaEE, JSF, MySQL, Hibernate ORM, Javascript, JQuery, HTML5, CSS3, Apache Tomcat, Maven, Unix/Linux, Ajax and Git
  • Experience with ecommerce platforms, building SEO friendly web applications and Hadoop, OLAP, or other business intelligence tools is a must
  • Familiarity with CMS systems (Drupal, OpenCMS, etc)

If you’re interested and fit the profile, send a CV with the heading “Software Engineer” to [email protected]

Beauty Digital Marketing, PR and Design Internship

Old Street, London – 3-6 months long and is available part or full time

The role

  • Running external communications for MyBeautyCompare (Social Media, Competitions, Newsletters)
  • Image sourcing and designing for our marketing channels
  • Partnership, press and key influencers outreach
  • Creating new initiatives for building our audience and brand awareness
  • Adhoc tasks and industry research

Candidate profile

  • 1st language English
  • An energetic positive person with a creative flair
  • A proactive self starter who is eager to learn and who has a very strong eye for detail
  • Excellent written (grammar, spelling and tone) and communication skills
  • A visible interest in beauty and fashion
  • Previous digital marketing and design experience, preferably in beauty or fashion
  • Photoshop, InDesign or Illustrator
  • Blogging experience (bonus)

To apply please send your CV, social media handles and a short paragraph about what you think MyBeautyCompare is (feel free to include a tagline) to info@mybeautycompare so we can check out your creative flair.

Beauty Editorial Internship

Old Street, London – 3-6 months long and is available part or full time

You will learn

  • Copywriting – including blog posts and other content for the website
  • Learning about and optimising SEO
  • Sourcing and editing images
  • Editing copy
  • Writing press releases
  • Creating email newsletters
  • Contributing to social media channels
  • Maintaining and contributing blog post ideas in our calendar
  • Researching and keeping up to date with beauty news
  • Other ad hoc tasks

Candidate profile

  • English as first language with a flair for creative writing
  • A passion for beauty with a super positive attitude and eager to learn
  • Hard working, analytical and creative – someone who can think outside the box
  • Having a fun and bubbly personality
  • Able to work independently and in a team
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Google docs
  • Photoshop, InDesign & Blogging experience (bonus)

Send your CV and 1 paragraph about MyBeautyCompare with a creative tagline about the company so we can assess your creative writing skills to [email protected].