explore 605

We are engineers, analysts, data scientists, media experts, marketing strategists and political operatives. We have a relentless pursuit of certainty, and we offer unique, independent audience measurement and analytics to optimize marketing and programming initiatives within the media and entertainment industries. We make data useful and make the invisible visible.

We help some of the world’s most recognizable brands find their target audience, strengthen their campaigns, and measure their marketing ROI more accurately than ever before.

Perqs + Benefits

  1. 401k
  2. Commuter benefits
  3. Medical , dental + vision insurance
  4. Volunteer time off
  1. Snacks
  2. Team outings
  3. Work from home
  4. Educational reimbursement

meet 605'rs

I love anything that lets me be creative! I’ve been drawing and sewing for years, and I’ve recently started taking both sculpting and singing lessons.

August W., Analyst

I'm a competitive surfer. I placed top three in a local long beach competition.

Eric A., Jr. Business Analyst (Hover over for a fun fact!)

I've been to 7 countries so far, and plan to go to 7 more before 2020!

Supriya K., Project Manager
The most important thing of any job for me is interesting problems to think about and solve - and 605 is a great place for that. Scott S. (Sr. Director of Analytics)
I love the people at 605. We do awesome work and we always have a great time together. I mean you look at the products that we've built and I think they speak for themselves. Rob F. (Sr. QA Analyst)

Careers

Client Analytics

Knowing the client better than they know themselves and executing solutions to meet their needs.

Data Solutions

Onboarding and cleansing data from our partners.

Engineering

Determining the best technical design and implementation of 605’s products.

Marketing

Developing the messaging, marketing and communications strategy.

Product

Providing innovative products that fill gaps in the current media marketplace.

Project Management

Facilitating the roll-out of products that deliver the company’s vision and strategy.

At 605, we’re just as passionate about diversity as we are about pioneering the field of TV data analytics. We are committed to cultivating an environment of mutual respect and equal opportunity. All hiring and advancement decisions are made on the basis of qualification, merit, and business need.

Client Analytics

Junior Business Analyst New York, New York

Description

We believe in the power of data to transform how people make decisions. Our data and products help our broad array clients - leaders of progressive political campaigns and Fortune 100 companies - to make better decisions around buying TV advertising.

We’re looking for someone with a strong predisposition to analysis who wants to take the next step in their career. We’ll teach and explain concepts to you, and you’ll in turn be able to explain these ideas to our clients. Core responsibilities would be to make and deliver clean and informative presentations and summaries for our broad range of clients.

You’re the kind of person who:

• Loves to learn - you can’t stop taking online courses or reading about new disciplines
• Constantly consumes information (breaking news, technology developments, the works)
• May have built a spreadsheet to evaluate an important life decision

Required Skills

• Excel (for data analysis and creating clean tables for presentations)
• Familiarity with fundamentals of statistics and analysis
• Succinct writing
• PowerPoint (not just familiar, but strong)
• Word (not just familiar, but strong)

Valuable Skills

• Undergraduate degree in Business/ Economics/ Statistics
• Internship in marketing or consulting
• Familiarity with basic tools for statistics and analysis (SQL, Python, R)
• Data visualization (Tableau, R)

Benefits

• Join a mission-aligned team dedicated to delivering outstanding work to clients and growing individually
• Comprehensive health and dental insurance (for employees and their families), life insurance, 401k with match, eligible for a match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• 10 paid vacation days and 7 sick days
• Remote Fridays

Junior Business Analyst, Client Services Pasadena, California

Description

We believe in the power of data to transform how people make decisions. Our data and products help our broad array clients - leaders of progressive political campaigns and Fortune 500 companies - to make better decisions around buying TV advertising.

We’re looking for someone with a strong predisposition to analysis who wants to take the next step in their career. We’ll teach and explain concepts to you, and you’ll in turn be able to explain these ideas to our clients. The core responsibilities of this role include client-driven data analysis and creation of clear and informative reports.

You’re the kind of person who:

• Loves to learn - you can’t stop taking online courses or reading about new disciplines
• Constantly consumes information (breaking news, technology developments, the works)
• May have built a spreadsheet to evaluate an important life decision

Required Skills

• Familiarity with fundamentals of statistics and analysis
• Competence with basic tools for statistics and analysis (SQL, Python, R)
• Strong communication skills (succinct writing, PowerPoint)
• Undergraduate degree (preferably in a quantitative field)

Valuable Skills


• Experience in marketing or consulting
• Data visualization

Benefits

• Join a mission-aligned team dedicated to delivering outstanding work to clients and growing individually
• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• 10 paid vacation days to start
• 2 flexible personal holidays
• Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office

Engineering

Platform Engineering Manager / Tech Lead New York, New York

Description

At 605 we are engineers, analysts, data scientists, media experts, marketing strategists and political operatives. Our team of data scientists pioneered the field of TV data analytics. We offer unique, independent audience measurement and analytics to build better marketing and programming initiatives within the media and entertainment industries.

The Lead Platform Engineer at 605 is responsible for taking the rough product from an MVP state and transforming it into a smoothly running system suitable for supporting an entire ecosystem of customers. In addition to being a hands on contributor, this role is responsible for setting the technical direction of the team. Along with being a strong technical expert, this role requires a natural leader adept at earning the trust and respect of the team. Responsibilities include:
• Grow the technical expertise of your team on performance, scalability and maintainable architecture
• Lead technology architecture discussions for product development. Translate the business requirements into strategy and make sure it is well transferred to all team members
• Advocate for software best practices within your team as well as across engineering
• Work closely with dev teams, product owners, and stakeholders to ensure we deliver innovative products to our users
• Make technical decisions based on business needs without sacrificing product quality, integrity and security.
• Work on unique and interesting challenges around architecting, building, managing and deploying solutions that enable the organization to scale
• Develop people through coaching, mentoring, and management support
• Ensure your team members are happy by providing them with career development guidance as it relates to both hard skills as well as the soft ones. Help them exploit their strengths, handle their weaknesses and make sure they are properly equipped to perform their job the best they can
• Hold regular one on ones, conduct performance evaluations and manage the hiring process as well as other administrative tasks for your team.
• Create a culture on your team where anyone can speak up and share his or her concerns when it’s in the interest of the mission
• You and your direct reports hold each other accountable for the commitments you both make

Required Skills

Our engineers are expected to wear a number of hats and have the opportunity to touch all parts of the stack. Our stack includes Golang, Ruby, Scala, Apache Spark, Python, Javascript, SQL, Redshift, Postgres and an ever-growing list of many other technologies.

Who you are:
• Experience with back-end languages, especially Golang
• Experience with front-end languages, especially Javascript, HTML5, and CSS3
• A strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, and effective software design
• Significant development experience with a major modern language
• Significant experience working with structured and unstructured data at scale and comfort with a variety of different stores (key-value, document, columnar, etc.) as well as traditional RDBMS and data warehouses
• Experience writing unit and functional tests Comfort with version control systems
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills; must work well in an agile, collaborative team environment
• Experience with AWS products (Redshift, EMR, S3, IAM, RDS, etc)
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field (or 4 additional years of relevant work experience)

Preferred Skills

• Practical experience designing and architecting secure and scalable API Gateways
• Practical experience with Apache Spark

Benefits


• Comprehensive health, dental and vision insurance for employees and their families
• Life & Disability insurance
• 401k plan with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• Up to 15 paid vacation days depending on grade level
• 7 paid sick days in a calendar year - if you’re sick, you stay home

Other cool benefits


• 4 work from home days/month
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight knit start up community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Senior Data Engineer New York, New York

Description

The Sr. Data Engineer at 605 must have a broad and deep data skillset as well as strong analytical capabilities . In addition to being a hands on individual contributor, the ideal candidate is a productive team player and a mentor to Junior. Data Engineers. Additionally, we are looking for strong technical experts.

Responsibilities include:
• Actively participate in team technical discussions in all things data
• Identify and address issues with data sets from multiple vendors
• Identify and address code and data quality issues
• Actively participate in code reviews and grooming sessions
• Actively participate in technology architecture discussions for product development
• Translate business requirements into strategy
• Advocate for software best practices within your team as well as across engineering
• Be ultra-responsive and capable of making instant decisions, always kicking the ball forward
• Work on unique and interesting data challenges around architecting, building and managing pipelines that securely process hundreds of terabytes of data
• Work closely with analysts and statisticians to ensure the validity of our processes

Our engineers are expected to wear a number of hats and have the opportunity to touch all parts of the stack. Our stack includes Apache Spark, Scala, Redshift and an ever-growing list of many other cool technologies.

Required Skills

• Skillful user of Apache Spark
• Experience wrangling terabytes of big, complicated, imperfect data
• Experience with AWS products (Redshift, EMR, S3, IAM, RDS, etc)
• You have a deep understanding of scalable systems and you have large-scale engineering experience in an Agile development environment
• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field (or 4 additional years of relevant work experience)
• A strong understanding of data structures, algorithms, and effective software design
• Significant development experience with a major modern language (e.g. Java, Scala, Python, Ruby, C/C++, etc.)
• Significant experience working with structured and unstructured data at scale and comfort with a variety of different stores (key-value, document, columnar, etc.) as well as traditional RDBMSes and data warehouses
• Experience with or interest in AWS Glue, Redshift Spectrum and any other tools that enable data querying at scale
• Experience writing unit, functional and integration tests
• Comfort with version control systems (e.g. Git, SVN)
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills; must work well in an agile, collaborative team environment

Valuable Skills


• Master’s in Computer Science or a related field
• Practical experience with supervised machine learning techniques
• Strong background with test-driven development
• Basic understanding of statistics and experience with statistical packages such as R, Matlab, SPSS, etc

Benefits


• Comprehensive health, dental and vision insurance for employees and their families
• Life & Disability insurance
• 401k plan with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• Up to 15 paid vacation days depending on grade level
• 7 paid sick days in a calendar year - if you’re sick, you stay home

Other cool benefits


• 4 work from home days/month
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight knit start up community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Senior Full-Stack Engineer New York, New York

Description

Full Stack Engineers at 605 are responsible developing reporting dashboards and client facing applications 605 platforms. This role will also interface with business and product owners to understand requirements and use cases for the platform.

What you’ll do

• Shape the architecture and build out our suite of reporting and client facing products
• Continuously improve the process for which we build our products
• Make high impact decisions in technology that will help drive our company through the high growth stages
• Standardize the way we operate and maintain our software
• Further grow your career at a company with high ambitions
• Learn about the TV advertising industry from veterans that have built and sold Cablevision

Required Skills

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or the equivalent experience
• At least 3 -5 years of experience working as a software engineer in a technical capacity
• Experienced architecting and developing front ends and back ends of platform products
• Knowledgeable in SQL and NoSQL database systems
• Experienced in operationalizing and maintaining software
• Can communicate and collaborate with product and other stakeholders
• Believe in unit tests and that it will pay multiple times over as we develop
• Will strive for producing quality software but also has a bias for action
• Is pragmatic and prioritizes the product goals, team goals and organizational goals
• Is an advocate for continuous learning and improvement
• Knowledge or experience of the TV or advertising industry is a strong plus

Technologies we use

• Programming languages: JavaScript, Ruby, Scala
• Framework: Rails, Sinatra, React, Redux, RxJS, lodash, Spark
• Tools: Jenkins, Git
• Infrastructure: PostgreSQL, AWS

Benefits

• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Senior Security Engineer Syosset, New York

Description

Reporting to the Director of Information Security, the Sr. Security Engineer will help implement 605’s information security program, comprised of cloud infrastructure, on-premise networking, and end-user endpoints. The Senior Security Engineer will be directly responsible for implementing and managing cloud and on-premise firewalls and the various security tools to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the 605 environment.

Required Skills

Essential Duties:


• Works with the Director of Information Security to implement and maintain all security services and infrastructure, with special emphasis on cloud technologies and tools to integrate into a CI/CD development environment
• Works with IT and DevOps teams to apply appropriate patches and system hardening procedures including updating necessary firmware on all systems to ensure the network remains secure from unauthorized access
• Troubleshoots issues and provides hands-on support as needed, to ensure smooth and efficient operation of security systems. This will include Linux servers, Mac and Windows workstations
• Monitors established network and security controls to ensure compliance with Information Security policies. Must have a command of NIST, CIS, and ISO security frameworks
• Must be hands-on, with a strong technical ability to perform security engineering and operations functions as part of this role



Must-have skills:


• Administration and Engineering of Palo Alto firewalls (physical and virtual). VPN setup and administration (P2P and Global Protect end-point clients)
• Linux operating systems installation and troubleshooting (AWS-Linux and Ubuntu)
• System hardening and infrastructure security
• AWS security configuration, including IAM roles, security groups, EC2 instance creation, S3 bucket policies, JSON creation, VPC engineering, and Cloud Trails setup and auditing
• Cisco Meraki wireless controllers configuration and management
• Cylance end-point protection (Protect / Optics) troubleshooting
• Splunk Cloud: dashboard creation and monitoring
• Vulnerability scanning tools such as Tenable’s Security Center, Nessus Airwatch / Jamf / scripting
• Duo MFA implementations and integrations
• Email protection solutions such as Proofpoint

Valuable Skills

Skills that would be a strong plus:


• Experience with integrating LDAP, SAML, federated identity services and MFA services
• Penetration testing tools such as Burp Suite,
• Metasploit, Nmap, Aircrack-ng, Kali Linux Implementation and setup of static and dynamic code assessment tools

Preferred Qualifications:


• Bachelor’s Degree in Computers Science, Management Information Systems, Cybersecurity or equivalent
• CEH, CCNP, CCIE, TIA Security+, LPIC2, or similar Linux certifications. 5 – 7 years hands-on with network/systems engineering and security systems

Benefits

• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• PTO & Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Executive

Executive Assistant Syosset, New York

Description

Reporting directly to the CEO, the Executive Assistant is responsible for providing executive & administrative support to the CEO, as well as other members of our executive team. The Executive Assistant will act as the right hand to the CEO, managing and prioritizing a constantly shifting, complex calendar of conferences and appointments, requiring communication with internal and external executives, departments and teams.

The Executive Assistant is expected to develop a strong sense of ownership over projects and responsibilities, and act as a liaison between the CEO and various internal and external personnel. The ideal candidate will possess high-level calendar management skills, excellent attention to detail, and the ability to handle sensitive and confidential information.

More specific responsibilities include:


• Strategically coordinate all administrative activities for the CEO and other executives, including scheduling and correspondence.
• Plan and manage meetings and attendees, including pre-meeting materials and briefing information, logistics, and meeting follow-ups.
• Manage travel and meeting arrangements by organizing logistics and liaising with key stakeholders and travel resources to confirm schedules and/or itineraries.
• Handle telephone contact will all levels of internal and external executives, management staff, and outside clients / vendors.
• Provide expense support including reconciling invoices and completing expense reports.
• Manage incoming requests to the CEO by prioritizing, researching and responding to or delegating responses as appropriate.
• Identify, prepare and compile necessary materials to ensure that the CEO has appropriate information for meetings, reports, presentations, events, and special projects

Required Skills

• 5+ years of prior administrative experience supporting c-level executives.
• Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
• Strong interpersonal skills & the ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations.
• Proven ability to thrive in a fast paced environment and demonstrate ability to juggle multiple competing tasks, deadlines, personalities, long and short term projects, etc.
• Must be able to interact and communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization including senior executives, board members, etc.
• Extreme attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.
• Proficiency with G-Suite products.

** This role will require occasional weekend support as needed.

Valuable Skills

• Relevant work experience in a startup environment with a media and/or technology based company preferred, or company with similar pace and structure.

Benefits

• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• PTO & Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Project Management

Project Manager - Contract New York, New York

Description

605 is looking for a Scrum Master / Project Manager to help our engineering team deliver 605 Software Product initiatives. You will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment and work with cross-functional teams to facilitate Engineering team collaboration and roll-out of products that deliver the company’s vision and strategy. Project Managers within the Engineering department will be responsible for ensuring the day to day coordination of projects involving Engineering and any parties external to the Engineering department. This is a contract position with the opportunity to convert to full-time.

Responsibilities Include:

• Engage with Stakeholders on a need basis (Legal, Data Solutions, Product, Marketing etc)
• Responsible for dealing with operational issues & removing impediments
• Facilitate dailies and all Scrum ceremonies- stand-ups, retrospective, schedule meetings, demo and decision-making processes in order to ensure communication and efficiency of the development team
• Provide Support, administration on Jira systems/Confluence for all of business needs
• Collaborate with the team to make sure priorities are well understood and the Jira board is cleaned and up to date
• Monitor & manage project risk
• Track things like story point burndown, epic burndown etc. Forecast these metrics
• Provide summaries of team work at internal sprint reviews, and bring up issues the team has to management
• Schedule, coordinate, and manage releases with Product Manager on release planning and drive the Engineering team to continuous delivery

Required Skills

• At least 4 years of experience as a project manager on a software development project
• Experience in agile environments, Jira, Confluence
• Strong organization and communication skills
• Curiosity, interest in learning and strong problem solving skills
• Solutions oriented thinking

Valuable Skills

• Experience in the US television industry
• Experience in the advertising industry
• Basic understanding of any of the following Technologies is a plus (Airflow ETL, EMR, Spark, Splunk, open source API’s)
• Comfortable working with both in house and external developers/technology
• Bachelor’s degree or higher
• Certified ScrumMaster

Benefits

• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• PTO & Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

Sales

Vice President of Sales New York, New York

Description

We are currently seeking a VP of Sales to join our growing team. This position will ideally be located in New York City, but remote candidates will be considered as well. As a seasoned sales leader you will have a proven track record in achieving monthly, quarterly and annual sales and revenue goals. You will be an expert at developing relationships with multiple stakeholders and maximizing sales and revenue opportunities across a broad range of clients. You must possess superior communication skills with an aptitude for navigating through complex technical solutions-based sales. You will be fully empowered by senior management to drive aggressive growth and have the full support of key functions across the company including client solutions, product, marketing and sales operations.

As VP of Sales, you’ll be at the forefront of telling 605’s next-generation TV analytics, planning, measurement, attribution and data activation story to TV Programmers, Advertisers, MVPDs and Agencies. Armed with the largest household matchable US linear TV viewership source and best-of-breed products, unique technology and high performance client services team, this is a fantastic opportunity to go to market with a fast growing organization. This person will be responsible for selling our products and services to potential clients to address clients’ strategic and tactical challenges.

Responsibilities Include:


• Lead all aspects of sales, account strategy and sales management across the full portfolio of 605 solutions for named accounts and verticals
• Identify and prioritize client and revenue opportunities across all customer verticals
• Develop and maintain strong client relationships at all levels of the organization
• Manage the entire opportunity sales process from introduction to assessment, rfp/rfi, presentation of solutions, negotiation and closing of the opportunity
• Accurately forecast sales activity, opportunities and revenue through well-structured pipeline management process and discipline
• Articulate client needs to internal groups to
• Travel required

Required Skills

• 7+ years of sales experience within the technology and/or data vertical of the media/advertising industry with proven track record of achieving sales and revenue goals
• Strong knowledge of the advertising and agency eco-system (buy and sell-side)
• Excellent communication, presentation and negotiating skills
• Smart, passionate leader with a tireless work ethic and endless determination to close business and exceed client expectations…before, during and after the sale
• Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

Valuable Skills

Sales management experience

Benefits

• Comprehensive health and dental insurance for employees and their families
• Life insurance
• 401k with match, eligible for match after one year
• Pre-tax flexible compensation plan for medical, transit, parking or dependent care expenses
• PTO & Sick days—if you’re sick, you stay home
• Work-from-home Fridays
• A kitchen stocked with sodas, snacks, yogurt and other goodies
• A tight-knit startup community who likes to eat! We celebrate everyone’s birthdays, have frequent team lunches, and do events in and out of the office
• 605 is an active participant in conferences

As a growing company we are always looking for great talent! If you think you’d be a good fit but don’t see what you’re looking for above, please send your resume and cover letter to recruiting@605.tv and we will keep you in mind for new opportunities.

At 605, we’re just as passionate about diversity as we are about pioneering the field of TV data analytics. We are committed to cultivating an environment of mutual respect and equal opportunity. All hiring and advancement decisions are made on the basis of qualification, merit, and business need.

All internship positions are currently filled.

As a growing company we are always looking for great talent! If you think you’d be a good fit, please send your resume and cover letter to recruiting@605.tv and we will keep you in mind for new opportunities.