Abra

Abra is the world's first digital cash peer-to-peer network.

We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card.

We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon.

Abra Unit 10, KCR Industrial Estate, Ravensdale Park, Kimmage, Dublin 12, Ireland
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
Our hiring needs are always changing. Our website lists all the roles that are currently available, but new opportunities open up all the time! If you're a marketer who's interested in Abra but don't see your dream role available today, please "apply" here and let us know how you can add to the team. As we open up new positions on the marketing team, we'll review this queue first and will contact you if you're a match for any marketing role we open up. Applications to this "role" will be reviewed on at least a monthly basis. (Note: This is not a currently open job; it's a way of getting into our database of interested marketing candidates. Use this form rather than the "Name Your Job" application to ensure that your profile is reviewed directly by a hiring manager in the marketing department). We recommend following our LinkedIn company page to get updates on the latest company news and career opportunities, and be sure to check the Jobs page on our website from time to time.
Abra Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
Position: Banking operations analyst Location: Manila, Philippines   About Abra Abra aims to be the WhatsApp of money. We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card. We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon.   About the job We are expanding quickly and need an experienced individual to help make our innovative payment technology a fast and reliable experience for everyday users. Ensuring ours users can perform banking transactions on a timely manner, the operations analyst is an integral part of our ability to deliver a great customer experience. This full-time role is located in Manila, Philippines.   Responsibilities Process incoming requests by following an existing workflow, transferring data, and recording outcomes at each step in a spreadsheet Maintain up-to-date records in process logs and credentials databases Coordinate and escalate processing tasks, primarily through email, text chat, and phone, in collaboration with local and remote colleagues Suggest and implement improvements to processes and policies   Qualifications We seek candidates who are passionate about delivering quality work, and have a strong desire to contribute to a dynamic startup environment. Successful candidates should have/be: Bachelor's degree At least 2-3 years of experience in banking operations or finance back-office roles Organized, methodical, detail-oriented Highly productive and with strong work ethic Intermediate mastery of spreadsheet tools (e.g., Excel, Google Sheets) Able to analyze and solve problems Able to present issues and solutions clearly Excited to chase down open issues through completion Multitasker, able to shift focus easily Able to both follow process and create process Computer savvy and able to navigate multiple systems, apps, and tools to find information and resolve issues Work well in both team-oriented and self-directed environments Bonus : accounting or bookkeeping experience
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
Abra   Want to transform the financial industry?  Abra is working on the world's first multi-currency, multi-crypto mobile wallet that lets you buy, sell, hold, and send fiat and crypto currencies all in the palm of your hand.   Position Overview Abra is looking for blockchain experts who wants to work on smart contracts, multi-signatures, and block chain inputs and outputs.  You will write server side code that powers Abra's mobile apps.   You will build a robust and scalable backend infrastructure that facilitates cryptocurrency transactions between smartphone users all around the world.  You are the go to person on the team, leading other engineers technically to build great products.  Finally, you will also help with writing test automation to assure that our solutions delight our customers. Responsibilities Collaboratively identify product requirements and design architecture with Product, UX, and Mobile App development team Write server side REST APIs for crypto-currency transactions Develop smart contracts with multi-signature capabilities Write automated tests for those APIs Conduct early project scoping and collaborate with cross-functional teams. Skills and Requirements +5 Years in server side development Deep experience in UTXOs, blockchain, P2SH, experience with BitcoinJ a plus Deep expertise in REST and RESTful APIs JBehave or Cucumber equivalent, Git, continuous integration tools (Jenkins) Ability to work effectively, efficiently and independently with minimal oversight Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail Strong communication, collaboration and interpersonal skills. BS/MS in Computer Science or a related field Experience in modern test techniques such as Test and Behavior Driven Development (TDD and BDD) Familiarity with Agile / Scrum
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
PR, Communications, & Social Media About the company Abra enables you to invest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, easily, quickly, and securely. Our vision is an open, global financial system that is easily accessible to everyone. About Us:  https://www.abra.com/about-us/ Abra in the News:  https://www.abra.com/press/   About the position We are seeking an experienced communications professional to accelerate the awareness and adoption of Abra and to help shape our story. Reporting to the VP of Marketing, our ideal candidate is creative, ambitious, and resourceful, and has a data-driven, results-oriented mindset. You should possess a mix of strategic thinking, creative messaging and an exceptional ability to collaborate and communicate. You are also energized by the prospect of joining a rapidly growing startup in one of today's most exciting industries where you will shape the strategy, roll your sleeves up, and have a tremendous impact. Why don't you have a title for this job, like "Manager" or "Director"? The "right" candidate for this role can take many forms. Soft skills are as important as hard skills and maybe more so in startups, particularly in fast-changing industries such as ours. Given that, candidates with a range of experience will be considered, and the level of the role will be set appropriately. This is not an entry-level job however and applicants without any relevant experience will not be considered. What you'll do: Own strategy and tactics for our public facing communication channels including social media Actively manage our social media accounts Establish and maintain strong direct relationships with key members of the media Hire and manage external PR resources, when appropriate Educate key stakeholders internally on media interactions and how to deliver the Abra story Measure the effectiveness of communications delivered & iterate accordingly Who you are: 3-10 years of relevant experience. Could be more; not less (grammar check: "not fewer.") Proven track record of creating highly successful media relations and social media programs Excellent written and verbal communication skills - able to simplify complex topics in a friendly and approachable manner for both executive and end-user audiences Solid judgment and the ability to respond quickly, yet thoughtfully, to urgent PR matters Strong ability to influence without direct authority Flexibility and willingness to travel periodically Strong attention to detail Team player who is willing to roll up his/her sleeves to get the job done, including drafting press releases, crafting pitches, pulling media lists and outreach Think and act like an owner, with high standards for quality and also a bias for action What we offer: Medical, Dental, and 401K Competitive salary and meaningful equity, commensurate with a company at our stage Catered lunch daily with both healthy and unhealthy options and an office stocked with snacks across the spectrum Unlimited PTO. We trust you to get your work done. Work in one of the hottest and fastest-changing industries around - it's an amazing environment for learning and professional growth The opportunity to shape your own role and have a very high impact on the company    
Abra Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
About Abra Abra aims to be the WhatsApp of money. We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card. We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon.   About the job We are expanding rapidly and need an experienced customer support representative to join our team. By solving problems for our users and collecting their feedback, you will be an integral part of our ability to deliver great service to our rapidly-growing user base, now and in the future. The role is located in Manila, Philippines, and we expect it to start part-time and quickly evolve into full-time.   Responsibilities Deliver outstanding customer service and experiences, primarily through email and occasionally by phone and live chat Troubleshoot customer issues and concerns, investigating why they happened, and communicating with multiple teams to find rapid resolutions Collaborate with local and remote colleagues, following up on escalations and handling hand-overs to/from other customer service reps Act as the voice of the customer internally, providing insights to different areas of the business to help build a better product, and presenting findings and feedback to executives Suggest and implement improvements to processes and policies   Qualifications We seek candidates who are passionate about providing great customer experience, and have a strong desire to work in a dynamic startup environment. Successful candidates should have/be: Bachelor's degree At least 2-3 years of experience in customer service Organized, methodical, detail-oriented Highly productive and with strong work ethic Able to charm customers Excited to chase down open issues through completion Multitasker, able to shift focus easily Great communicator, critical thinker Able to both follow process and create process Work well in both team-oriented and self-directed environments Tech savvy, both with web and mobile apps Strong written and verbal communication skills in both English and Tagalog Bonus : experience working with CRM systems, e.g., Zendesk, JIRA, Salesforce Bonus : experience sending/receiving cash internationally  
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jan 10, 2018
Permanent
Growth Marketer About the company Abra enables you to invest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, easily, quickly, and securely. Our vision is an open, global financial system that is easily accessible to everyone. About Us:  https://www.abra.com/about-us/ Abra in the News:  https://www.abra.com/press/   About the position We are seeking an experienced growth marketer to drive profitable user acquisition in scalable ways. Reporting to the VP of Marketing, our ideal candidate is ambitious, creative, and resourceful, and has a data-driven, results-oriented mindset. You are also energized by the prospect of joining a rapidly growing startup where you will shape the strategy, roll your sleeves up, and have a tremendous impact.   What you'll do: Work with a cross-functional team consisting of design, product, engineering, and marketing to ideate, prioritize, scope, test, and measure experiments to accelerate profitable growth Establish a reporting framework to prioritize and measure growth activities Drive the strategic direction and execute our existing acquisition programs, including (but not limited to) paid acquisition, SEO, and ASO Manage external agency partner(s) as needed to help deliver on objectives Identify and implement tools and systems that accelerate growth and business insights (we use mParticle as our data layer) Who you are: 3-10 years of digital marketing experience, with expertise in mobile acquisition and conversion optimization (level of the role will be adjusted according to level of experience, but you *must* at least meet the minimum requirement) Strong knowledge of digital media planning, execution, optimization Experience managing cross-channel digital attribution models across online and offline efforts You're committed to learning about the latest tactics in digital and mobile marketing and have a passion for testing new channels and opportunities Knowledge of SQL, strong Excel; Python a huge plus. Experience with Periscope is also helpful, but not required. Be excited about rolling up your sleeves - we're a lean team and everyone needs to be willing to dive in Strong communication skills and extremely collaborative - growth is a team sport Think and act like an owner What we offer: Medical, Dental, and 401K Competitive salary and meaningful equity, commensurate with a company at our stage Catered lunch daily with both healthy and unhealthy options and an office stocked with snacks across the spectrum Unlimited PTO. We trust you to get your work done. Work in one of the hottest and fastest-changing industries around - it's an amazing environment for learning and professional growth The opportunity to shape your own role and have a very high impact on the company