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 Mountain View, CA, USA
Oct 18, 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 cryptocurrencies all in the palm of your hand. Position Overview As a UX Designer at ABRA, you will help design a consistent mobile app experience by striking a thoughtful balance between user needs and business requirements. You will be a part of the consumer mobile experience team where you will influence the way we illustrate our value proposition, onboard users, visualize data, and give users the best chance to make money. Working collaboratively with the head of UX, you will facilitate the design process and will interface regularly with product, engineers, and marketing. You are responsible for dissecting user behavior, conducting user research and analysis, and providing all deliverables needed by the UI Designer. Your main deliverables will be user analyses, refined personas, customer journey maps, user flows, and wireframes. Key Responsibilities Identify design problems through quantitative and qualitative data Run user research for the consumer mobile experience team, rapidly testing and iterating on concepts Influence strategic, short term and long term design decisions related to core functions and features of the app Design and deliver wireframes, user flows, user stories, and mockups for mobile app Maintain a high standard of consistently elegant and user-focused design Collaborate with stakeholders Be curious (ask questions), take risks, and champion the user Influence maturation of the ABRA design team Valued Skills and Requirements Minimum 1 year of UX design experience is required Passion for solving user pain points through great design Ability to synthesize abstract ideas into concrete design implications Ability to clearly and effectively communicate relevant design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients Openness to receiving feedback and constructive criticism Experience collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders Ability to work in a fast-paced, lean environment Ability to share and champion your ideas in a cross-functional team Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team, communicating early and often Ability to dive into the details, while still maintaining a view of the bigger picture. Willingness to go beyond the job description to support the team (and the company's) success An interest in cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and/or financial investing is a plus, but not required. This is a full-time 6 month contract-to-hire position in Mountain View, California. We will not respond to applications that require full-time remote work. We are committed to building a culturally diverse company and strongly encourages applications from candidates from all walks of life.
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Sep 28, 2018
Permanent
Abra enables people to invest in bitcoin and other crypto-assets easily and securely. Our vision is an open, global financial system that is easily accessible to everyone. Product Managers at Abra lead efforts to delight our users. Working closely with the senior PM, you will own meaningful parts of the Abra mobile app, from problem definition to feature launch and beyond. You will build features using agile methodologies with a team consisting of designers, developers, a scrum master, and QA. The perfect candidate: Is very responsible, very hands on and detail-oriented Is a team player, willing to make the product succeed and move the team forward Is deeply interested in consumer products and solving user problems Will work well with senior PM, UX, scrum master, and engineers Does not have to be extremely technical, but should understand how mobile apps and APIs work as a system Is data focused: interested in running experiments and reporting the results of those experiments Is not necessarily already a PM (prior PM experience is not required; operations or analyst backgrounds are welcome) It's nice if you have: Prior PM experience Technical background (any STEM or economics field) Knowledge of blockchain and cryptocurrencies
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Aug 15, 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 cryptocurrencies all in the palm of your hand. Position Overview As a UX Designer at ABRA, you will design a consistent mobile app experience by striking a thoughtful balance between user needs and business requirements. You will be a part of the liquidity team where you will influence the way we utilize sensitive data and help our users get money in and out of the app. You will own the design process and will work collaboratively with product and design, engineers, and marketing. You are responsible for dissecting user behavior, conducting user research and analysis, and providing all deliverables needed by the UI Designer. You will be the invaluable, user-focused counterpart to the Senior Technical Product Manager for the liquidity team. Whereas you will champion the user, the PM will help set expectations based on resources and other stakeholder needs. Consistent and open communication is a must. Your main deliverables will be refined personas, customer journey maps, user flows, and wireframes. Key Responsibilities Identify design problems through quantitative and qualitative data Run user research for the liquidity team, rapidly testing and iterating on concepts Influence strategic, short term and long term design decisions related to core functions and features of the app Design and deliver wireframes, user flows, user stories, and mockups for mobile app Maintain a high standard of consistently elegant and user-focused design Collaborate with stakeholders Be curious (ask questions), take risks, and champion the user Influence maturation of the ABRA design team Valued Skills and Requirements Three or more years of UX design experience Passion for solving user pain points through great design Ability to synthesize abstract ideas into concrete design implications Ability to clearly and effectively communicate relevant design processes, ideas, and solutions to teams and clients Openness to receiving feedback and constructive criticism Experience collaborating with both internal and external stakeholders Ability to work in a fast-paced, lean environment Ability to share and champion your ideas in a cross-functional team Ability to work independently and collaboratively with team, communicating early and often Ability to dive into the details, while still maintaining a view of the bigger picture. Willingness to go beyond the job description to support the team (and the company's) success An interest in cryptocurrencies, blockchains, and/or financial investing is a plus, but not required. This is a full-time, paid position in Mountain View, California. We will not respond to applications that require full-time remote work. We are committed to building a culturally diverse company and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jul 26, 2018
Permanent
Want to define the future of money? At Abra, we are working on to create a global financial network that is easily accessible to everyone. We are the only global all-in-one cryptocurrency investment app that enables people to buy, sell and securely hold 25 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiat currencies in one easy to use experience. About Us: https://www.abra.com/about-us/ Abra in the News: https://www.abra.com/press/ The rest of our website: https://www.abra.com/ About the role Abra is looking for an experienced growth marketer to drive customer engagement and retention. Successful candidate would demonstrate a very high degree of ownership and strong fundamentals. Help define the space and spread the word about next gen financial services! Responsibilities: Develop a deep understanding of customer lifecycle journey and identify opportunities to activate, engage and retain customers. Perform surveys, user interviews and leverage user analytics tools to understand user behaviour and motivations for using Abra. Create a campaign strategy based on your learnings and run all marketing and growth campaigns end to end. Create a framework to measure success and improve performance by conducting A/B testing across all customer touchpoints including email, messaging, push notifications, social and within product. Partner with cross functional teams including product, UX, analytics and marketing to identify and drive initiatives that will improve customer engagement. "Other Stuff." We're a small group and everyone wears many hats. Be prepared to be flexible and take on additional responsibilities as required. Skills and Requirements: 2-5 years experience in a marketing, product or growth role preferably in a B2C company. Strong analytical abilities (understanding of SQL is a plus) Excellent written communication. Organized and self-disciplined. Strong knowledge and interest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Strategic mindset. Desire to work in a startup environment. You thrive on a high degree of ownership, love taking initiative, wearing different hats, and solving new problems. What we offer Medical, Dental and 401(k) Competitive salary and meaningful equity (full-time), 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 The opportunity to have a high impact on the company, and hopefully on the world, too
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jun 03, 2018
Permanent
Must love bitcoin! (or at least be really interested) About the company Abra is the only global app that allows you to buy, store, and invest in 25 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiats in one place. Quick. Easy. Safe. Our vision is to create a 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/ The rest of our website: https://www.abra.com/ About the role Abra is looking for a social media expert to drive our awareness and engagement on social channels. Help define the space and spread the word about next gen financial services! Responsibilities: Manage Abra's presence on FB, Twitter, Reddit, Telegram and other social channels Understanding what types of content works on each social platform and then taking a lead in producing that content Create a comprehensive social media and content marketing strategy to build a strong community, boost organic traffic, and engage users. Build and manage social media calendar and generate compelling content (text, images, videos) Run contests, promotions on social media to drive awareness and engagement Identify and build relationships with key social influencers to amplify our messaging. "Other Stuff." We're a small group and everyone wears many hats. Be prepared to be flexible and take on additional responsibilities as required. Skills and requirements: Solid command on social and online marketing channels. You should be willing to experiment with new platforms and tools. Excellent copywriting skills. Your key role would be to bring complex sounding concepts to layman terms Strong knowledge and interest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Strong editorial eye. You will be communicating to people at the speed of light with the precision of a rocket scientist Organized and self-disciplined. You'll be juggling a lot, and managing a lot of resources. Strategic mindset. Setting goals and objectives, having a deep knowledge of the market, and understanding what gets results. Desire to work in a startup environment. You thrive on a high degree of ownership, love taking initiative, wearing different hats, and solving new problems. What we offer: Medical, Dental and 401(k) Competitive salary and meaningful equity (full-time), 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 The opportunity to shape your own role The opportunity to have a high impact on the company, and hopefully on the world, too
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jun 03, 2018
Permanent
Must love bitcoin! (or at least be really interested) About the company Abra is the only global app that allows you to buy, store, and invest in 25 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiats in one place. Quick. Easy. Safe. Our vision is to create a 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 role Abra is looking for a marketing alliance manager to drive new partnerships with affiliates and publishers. One of the big aspects of this role is an ability to develop and manage a partner network of affiliates. In this role you will help us define the space and spread the word about next gen financial services! This role does require the candidate to work from our Mountain View office (not a remote position). Responsibilities: Acquire new affiliates across online and offline channels helping drive top of the funnel for Abra Initiate campaign ideas and generate new programs to deliver great value to Abra and its affiliate partners Analyze campaign activities with partners and continue to optimize ROI Build partnerships with publishers for paid performance marketing (PPC, display, affiliates, etc.) in an efficient manner and strive to continuously optimize performance Identify and experiment with new paid channels with a goal to drive better conversions "Other Stuff." We're a small group and everyone wears many hats. Be prepared to be flexible and take on additional responsibilities as required. Skills and requirements: Prior experience in affiliate/partner marketing. Experience in building an affiliate program for financial and/or e-commerce company's is a big plus Understanding of digital marketing and conversion strategies Strong knowledge and interest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Great negotiation and Excellent verbal communication. This job requires interacting and developing a affiliate partner network. Being able to communicate clearly and concisely is essential. Organized and self-disciplined. You'll be juggling a lot, and managing a lot of resources. Strategic mindset. Setting goals and objectives, having a deep knowledge of the market, and understanding what gets results. Desire to work in a startup environment. You thrive on a high degree of ownership, love taking initiative, wearing different hats, and solving new problems. What we offer: Medical, Dental and 401(k) Competitive salary and meaningful equity (full-time), 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 The opportunity to shape your own role The opportunity to have a high impact on the company, and hopefully on the world, too
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Jun 02, 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 As a Senior Software Engineer, you will write server side code that powers Abra's mobile apps in Scala. You will build a robust and scalable back-end infrastructure that facilitates digital cash transactions between smartphone users all around the world. We're building a high volume transactional system that exposes a simple, usable set of APIs on top of crypto-currencies and associated smart contracts. 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 Scala APIs for crypto-currency transactions 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 expertise in REST and RESTful APIs Expertise in Scala a must Experience in Java for Test automation JBehave or Cucumber, 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)
Abra Mountain View, CA, USA
Apr 29, 2018
Permanent
Must love bitcoin! (or at least be really interested) About the company At Abra, we're making cryptocurrency investing simple. Abra operates an easy to use app that enables people to invest in over 20 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiat currencies, in one single place. Our vision is to create a 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/ The rest of our website: https://www.abra.com/ About the role Abra is looking for a passionate growth marketer to drive new user acquisition using paid and affiliate channels. One of the big aspects of this role is an ability to develop and manage a partner network of affiliates. In this role you will help us define the space and spread the word about next-gen financial services! Responsibilities: Create a comprehensive performance marketing plan including identifying the most suitable channels for new user acquisition. Build and manage an affiliate network across online and offline channels helping drive top of the funnel for Abra Manage paid spend across channels (PPC, display, affiliates, etc.) in an efficient manner and strive to continuously optimize performance Identify and experiment with new paid channels with a goal to drive better conversions "Other Stuff." We're a small group and everyone wears many hats. Be prepared to be flexible and take on additional responsibilities as required. Skills and requirements: Prior experience in partner marketing or digital marketing. Any experience in building an affiliate program is a big plus Understanding of digital marketing and conversion strategies Strong knowledge and interest in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Ability to bring complex sounding concepts to layman terms Excellent verbal communication. This job requires interacting and developing a affiliate partner network. Being able to communicate clearly and concisely is essential. Organized and self-disciplined. You'll be juggling a lot, and managing a lot of resources. Strategic mindset. Setting goals and objectives, having a deep knowledge of the market, and understanding what gets results. Desire to work in a startup environment. You thrive on a high degree of ownership, love taking initiative, wearing different hats, and solving new problems.