SpotHero is an on-demand parking app making life easier for the daily driver. Our marketplace enables a convenient & affordable parking experience for drivers while helping parking operators optimize revenue and streamline operations.
 
Ready for the ride of your life? If working hard to execute on a big vision excites you, there's no better way to make an impact and accelerate your career. Put the pedal to the metal by applying to join our rapidly growing company today!

Open Positions

Position Details:

SpotHero is looking for a motivated, detail-oriented individual who will assist the Supply Team in improving sales and growing accounts.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.

 

What will I do?

  • Learn. You will get to know the SpotHero business by assisting with various projects and tasks, ranging from data research to account management.
  • Help. You will work closely with the Supply Team to achieve goals and expand our markets. 
  • Coordinate. Work closely with multiple departments to get hands-on experience dealing with overall operations and processes.
  • Multi-task. Your flexibility, curiosity and organizational skills will be put to the test.

 

You are:

  • Organized. You have great follow through on tasks and superior organizational skills. You're diligent. You don't get overwhelmed easily.
  • Chaos-loving. You don't fold under pressure. Rather, you thrive in a fast-paced, start-up environment.
  • Dynamic. You're as charismatic as they come. You embody resilience, drive, and energy that radiates throughout all interactions.
  • Inquisitive. Innovative and resourceful; constantly looking for ways to improve upon things.

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or working towards a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Proficiency using Google Docs and Microsoft Excel

 

What we are offering:

  • This is a full-time position with hourly pay
  • Casual dress code and fun work environment
  • A truly unique experience to work for a fast growing startup; backed by some of the best VCs in the world.  

 

Steps to Apply:

Click here to apply 

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast. 

Position Details:

SpotHero is looking for a number-loving, data-driven individual who will improve our sales strategy by developing actionable insights through data analysis.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.

 

What will I do?

  • Analyze and report on data-driven initiatives to support B2B sector of the company
  • Work directly with the Sales team to increase revenue by market, neighborhood, and/or location   
  • Assist with monthly and annual projections based on sales data
  • Synthesize both quantitative and qualitative sales data to support decision making process

 

You are:

  • Highly analytical and detail-oriented
  • Consultative – always thinking of ways to grow and improve
  • A fast and efficient worker
  • A creative problem solver
  • A great presenter with strong interpersonal skills

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • 2+ years work experience in analysis role
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel
  • SQL experience and statistics background are a plus
  • SalesForce admin experience is a major plus

 

What we are offering:

  • Career game changer
  • Competitive salary
  • Health benefits
  • Casual dress code and fun work environment
  • A truly unique experience to work for a fast growing startup; backed by some of the best VCs in the world.  

 

Steps to Apply:

Click here to apply   

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast. 

Position Details:

SpotHero is seeking a Backend Developer who will work directly with our Co-Founder and CTO, Larry Kiss and our amazing Engineering Team.  You will be responsible for building all things related to the backend horsepower that powers our website, our API, and our native apps.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.

 

What might you find yourself doing here?

We are looking for pragmatic generalist programmers who can not only help us execute in building this out, but also have a real say in our technological direction. We're on a Python/Django stack, with both iOS and Android native apps. However, we're open to experienced engineers with other backgrounds, like Ruby.

  • Architecting and building out a public API, with throttling controls, rock solid security, and analytics to measure usage.
  • We're constantly optimizing for speed, as a way to deliver the best experience to both website users and native app users. Sometime this means rearchitecting the front-end and API interaction. Sometimes this means using edge of network caching. Maybe we even need to optimize our algorithm. Bottom line is best experience for the customer, no matter what it takes.  Sometimes this conflicts with A/B testing strategies. So building out a robust system, that is both fast, and allows our growth team to effectively test new features, is critical.
  • Our Parking Garages are crucial to our business. So we're building them a suite of analytics tools, to help them monitor and optimize rates and availability, to provide the best value to the customers.
  • Architecting a RedShift data warehouse, to combine 10+ databases, to allow for incredibly quick big data analysis.
  • We're streamlining the onboarding of new cities, by building out suites of tools for business team use. 
  • Companies are excited to integrate with our products. Just imagine, after you purchase event tickets, you need amazing parking for the event.  So we're making that seamless experience happen.
  • We believe in the best customer experience ever.  This includes their experience at the Parking Garage itself.  When the garage has a barcode scanner, all our customer has to do is scan their barcode on entry, and exit, and the gate automatically opens.  It's truly amazing!!

 

The following experience is relevant to us:

  • Solid experience of all aspects of an MVC web application (especially those built on Rails or Django).
  • Commanding grasp of a dynamic language (i.e. python, ruby, php), and front end languages: HTML(5), CSS(3) and javascript (including jquery, browserify, SASS, etc).
  • BS in Computer Science or a solid background of CS fundaments.
  • Knowledge of different web servers and architecting caching solutions.
  • Extensive knowledge of relational and nosql databases. 
  • Ability to draft and visually communicate technology/design/architecture concepts.

 

Let’s talk details. Our ideal candidate will love to dig deep on backend, and not shy away from architecting solutions that involve newer technologies that we’ve never used, including front end related solutions. Right now, our backend is powered by Django, python, postgresql, redis, mongodb, and nginx + uwsgi. Our front end is a combination of responsive design, and a backbone app to make searching blazingly fast.  We're currently in 10 cities now, and you'll be instrumental in getting into all the major cities in the US.  

 

What we are offering:

  • Laptop of your choice, and a big monitor
  • Stock options in a growth-stage company
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible hours so you can be at your most productive
  • High-energy environment with dedicated “work zones”
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits

 

Steps to apply:

Send your resume to larry<at>spothero.com. Please include any github account, linkedin profile, and any project that you’re particularly proud of. We love seeing work that others loved working on.

Position Details:

Are you ready to jump into an "all hands on deck" environment? Do you love solving problems and feel that you can you thrive in a startup culture? SpotHero is looking for an Operations Intern to join our team.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.

 

What will I do?

  • Learn more about the SpotHero business by assisting with various tasks, ranging from fact checking to data pulling.
  • Work closely with different departments to get hands-on experience dealing with overall operations and processes.
  • Multi-task. Your flexibility, curiosity and organizational skills will be put to the test.

 

You are:

  • Organized. You have great follow through on tasks and superior organizational skills. You're diligent. You don't get overwhelmed easily.
  • Chaos-loving. You don't fold under pressure. Rather, you thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Dynamic. You're as charismatic as they come. You embody resilience, drive, and energy that radiates throughout all interactions.
  • Inquisitive. Innovative and resourceful; constantly looking for ways to improve upon things.

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Working towards a Bachelor's Degree.
  • Proficiency using Google Docs and Microsoft Excel.

 

What we are offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Flexible schedule of 20-30 hours/week

 

Steps to apply:

Click here to apply

Please prepare answers to the following questions:

  • Why would you like to work for SpotHero and in this particular role?
  • How would your peers describe you? What about your boss or professor?
  • What is your worst parking experience?

Position Details:

SpotHero is seeking a Senior QA Automation Engineer who will work directly with our Co-Founder and CTO, Larry Kiss. You will be responsible for building out the testing infrastructure and unit, integration, and functional test suites for our entire stack, and native mobile apps.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking. 

 

What might you find yourself doing here?

We are looking for pragmatic generalist programmers who can not only help us execute in building this out, but also have a real say in our technological direction. We're on a Python/Django stack, with both iOS and Android native apps. However, we're open to experienced engineers with other backgrounds, like Ruby. 

  • Architect and build out test infrastructure, to support lifecycle testing of our web and native app products
  • Lead QA efforts, to guide engineering team to achieve QA goals
  • Choose and implement the tools that will be used for automated UI testing (ie Capybara, Selenium, PhantomJS, etc.)
  • Lead QA efforts on native app testing. Previous experience is not required, but a scrappy attitude to research and get it done, is a huge benefit
  • Experience with continuous integration tools such as Jenkins
  • Python or Ruby experience preferred
  • Be open to contributing to Open Source, where possible

 

Lets talk details: Our ideal candidate is a curious engineer, with a knack for finding creative ways to test web and mobile apps efficiently. You are going to be the architect of our testing system. This can (and probably will) overlap with DevOps and continuous integration. If that scares you, this is probably not the place for you. We thrive on having well-rounded engineers that can contribute to multiple domains. This is a great time to join SpotHero since you'll be part allowing our company to grow from 7 cities, to all the major cities in the US (and eventually beyond). We want our products to be rock solid, so having an amazing QA Engineer will be incredibly beneficial to the success of our company. 

 

What we are offering:

  • Computer of your choice with big monitor
  • Stock options in a growth-stage company
  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible hours so you can be at your most productive
  • High-energy environment with dedicated "work zones"
  • Paid time off
  •  Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits 

 

Steps to Apply:

Send your resume to jeremy<at>spothero.com. Please include any GitHub account, LinkedIn profile, and any project that you're particularly proud of. We love seeing work that others loved working on, especially if it's contributions towards an open source project.

Position Details:

We're looking for a brilliant, fearless leader to launch one of our largest markets. As a GM, they’ll be taking risks, testing out new ideas and will be expected to rapidly expand the SpotHero brand to both garages and drivers alike. This individual will be self-sufficient, autonomous, collaborative and decisive.  They will create, build and own the strategic growth and direction of the entire market.  They will have a significant amount of interaction and visibility into the executive team; this role will change the trajectory of their career along with that of the company.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking. 

 

What will I do?

A SpotHero GM is an incredibly intelligent and talented individual with many career options. They have a history of unwavering, proven success and are proud of it. They can sell, market, manage and analyze; they consistently improve upon everything they touch and are not afraid to do so. If you are qualified to fill this role, you already know who you are.

  • Lead the development of one of our newest markets; building a team, planning intra-departmental initiatives and inspiring GMs in our future emerging markets to do the same
  • Develop the P&L of San Francisco; understanding operational intricacies, creating changes and implementing them quickly
  • Discover, test, and grow business ventures that develop new or improved parking ­­experiences
  • Establish metrics of success in the San Francisco market and plan a detailed growth strategy
  • Put out fires while cultivating and building long-lasting relationships with SpotHero’s clients--analyzing and optimizing their consumer-facing parking inventory
  • Collaborate with other GMs, our CEO and National Expansion Managers to explore innovative ideas for growth
  • Engage with senior management, helping to shape the culture, values, and vision of the entire organization

 

You are:

  • Top-line driven; that phrase should excite you—the potential of the entire city is in your hands
  • Naturally curious and innovative; extremely creative and constantly looking for ways to improve upon things
  • Data-driven; you look at numbers and you "get shit done"
  • A leader; you are an inspiration to those around you—your personality will help set the tone of the entire team at the Chicago HQ
  • Process-Oriented; your consistency has helped you improve organizations and ventures in the past. You understand the value of optimizing processes through iteration
  • Communicative.  You will be the point of contact for the parking companies and will strive to ensure that every partner is as in love with SpotHero as we are
  • Fast.  You learn quickly under constant pressure and strive in uncertainty
  • Organized. Your mind is a steel trap.  You follow through on your commitments and are incredibly attentive to detail
  • A consultative closer.  You are confident, genuine and people enjoy talking with you; you’re not afraid to negotiate, but your genuine nature consistently helps your business relationships grow

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Bachelors Degree or higher from a top university
  • 5+ Years of Experience doing more than one of the following:
    • growing a market/selling
    • managing a team
    • managing operations
    • starting a business segment/unit

 

What we are offering:

  • Career game changer.  SpotHero will change your life and you will change SpotHero’s.
  • The chance to operate and own your results: create and implement initiatives that move the needle.
  • An opportunity to have an enormous impact on a rapidly growing business.
  • Competitive Salary.
  • Excellent health benefits.
  • Casual dress code and a fun work environment.
  • A truly unique experience to work for a fast growing startup; backed by some of the best VCs in the world.  Opportunity to have a significant impact on a fast growing business. 

 

Steps to apply:

Click here to apply

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast

Position Details:

We're looking for a brilliant, fearless leader to run one of our largest markets. As a GM, they’ll be taking risks, testing out new ideas and will be expected to rapidly expand the SpotHero brand to both garages and drivers alike. This individual will be self-sufficient, autonomous, collaborative and decisive.  They will create, build and own the strategic growth and direction of the entire market.  They will have a significant amount of interaction and visibility into the executive team; this role will change the trajectory of their career along with that of the company.

 

Who we are: 
SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking. 

 

What will I do?

A SpotHero GM is an incredibly intelligent and talented individual with many career options. They have a history of unwavering, proven success and are proud of it. They can sell, market, manage and analyze; they consistently improve upon everything they touch and are not afraid to do so. If you are qualified to fill this role, you already know who you are.

  • Lead the growth and development of our largest market; building a team, planning intra-departmental initiatives and inspiring GMs in our emerging markets to do the same
  • Improve the P&L of New York; understanding operational intricacies, creating changes and implementing them quickly
  • Discover, test, and grow business ventures that develop new or improved parking ­­experiences
  • Grow the NYC market 300% year over year
  • Put out fires while cultivating and building long-lasting relationships with SpotHero’s clients--analyzing and optimizing their consumer-facing parking inventory
  • Collaborate with other GMs, our CEO and National Expansion Managers to explore innovative ideas for growth
  • Engage with senior management, helping to shape the culture, values, and vision of the entire organization

 

You are:

  • Top-line driven; that phrase should excite you—the potential of the entire city is in your hands
  • Naturally curious and innovative; extremely creative and constantly looking for ways to improve upon things
  • Data-driven; you look at numbers and you "get shit done"
  • A leader; you are an inspiration to those around you—your personality will help set the tone of the entire team at the NYC HQ
  • Process-Oriented; your consistency has helped you improve organizations and ventures in the past. You understand the value of optimizing processes through iteration
  • Communicative.  You will be the point of contact for the parking companies and will strive to ensure that every partner is as in love with SpotHero as we are
  • Fast.  You learn quickly under constant pressure and strive in uncertainty
  • Organized. Your mind is a steel trap.  You follow through on your commitments and are incredibly attentive to detail
  • A consultative closer.  You are confident, genuine and people enjoy talking with you; you’re not afraid to negotiate, but your genuine nature consistently helps your business relationships grow

 

Pre-Requisites:

Bachelors Degree or higher from a top university

5+ Years of Experience doing more than one of the following:

  • growing a market/selling
  • managing a team
  • managing operations
  • starting a business segment/unit

 

What we are offering:

  • Career game changer.  SpotHero will change your life and you will change SpotHero’s.
  • The chance to operate and own your results: create and implement initiatives that move the needle.
  • An opportunity to have an enormous impact on a rapidly growing business.
  • Competitive Salary and Equity
  • Excellent health benefits.
  • Casual dress code and a fun work environment.
  • A truly unique experience to work for a fast growing startup; backed by some of the best VCs in the world.  Opportunity to have a significant impact on a fast growing business.

 

Steps to apply:

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast

Position Details:

Are you ready to jump into an "all hands on deck" environment? Do you love solving problems and feel that you can you thrive in a startup culture? SpotHero is looking for someone awesome to jump on board our team.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.   

 

What will I do?

  • You are a first impression pro. You're the first person customers communicate with when they reach out to us. Ensuring a glorious customer experience is your number one goal.
  • Mollify upset parkers and turn them into passionate evangelists. Respond to emails & support issues promptly.
  • Multi-task. Whether it's helping customers, creating processes, pulling reports, or crafting awesome customer engagement activities, your flexibility, curiosity and organizational skills will be put to the test. 
  • You'll be getting your hands dirty solving problems and making customers fall in love with you.

 

You are:

  • Organized. You have great follow through on tasks and superior organizational skills.
  • You're diligent. You don't get overwhelmed easily. Thousands of emails/phone calls each month-- No prob!
  • Chaos-loving. You don't fold under pressure. Rather, you thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Dynamic. You're as charismatic as they come. You embody resilience, drive, and energy that radiates throughout all interactions.
  • Passionate. You love helping people, you care about your team, and you're driven to enhance your personal growth.
  • Inquisitive. Innovative and resourceful; constantly looking for ways to improve upon things.

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher

 

What we are offering:

  • Competitive salary
  • Health benefits
  • Casual dress code
  • Significant growth and advancement opportunities
  • Fun and high growth work environment
  • Opportunity to work directly with our excellent Customer Hero Manager - Leah Potkin

 

Steps to apply:

Click here to apply

Please prepare a sample response to the email below:

Dear SpotHero -
I am extremely upset with this service. As an out of town customer I wanted my experience to be flawless and convenient - I was given the opposite. I got lost, couldn't find my spot, and your iPhone app was confusing.
Please issue a refund immediately.
Thanks, 
JD

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast 

Position Details:

Are you ready to jump into an "all hands on deck" environment? Do you love solving problems and feel that you can you thrive in a startup culture? SpotHero is looking for someone awesome to jump on board our team.

 

Who we are: SpotHero is making life easier for the daily driver, by giving them a seamless way of reserving parking on the web and on their mobile phones. We've grown almost 400% in just the last year and are changing the way that people find parking.

 

What will I do?

  • You are a first impression pro. You're the first person customers communicate with when they reach out to us. Ensuring a glorious customer experience is your number one goal.
  • Mollify upset parkers and turn them into passionate evangelists. Respond to emails & support issues promptly.
  • Multi-task. Whether it's helping customers, creating processes, pulling reports, or crafting awesome customer engagement activities, your flexibility, curiosity and organizational skills will be put to the test.
  • You'll be getting your hands dirty solving problems and making customers fall in love with you.

 

You are:

  • Organized. You have great follow through on tasks and superior organizational skills.
  • You're diligent. You don't get overwhelmed easily. Thousands of emails/phone calls each month-- No prob!
  • Chaos-loving. You don't fold under pressure. Rather, you thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Dynamic. You're as charismatic as they come. You embody resilience, drive, and energy that radiates throughout all interactions.
  • Passionate. You love helping people, you care about your team, and you're driven to enhance your personal growth.
  • Inquisitive. Innovative and resourceful; constantly looking for ways to improve upon things.

 

Pre-Requisites:

  • Bachelor's Degree or higher

 

What we are offering:

  • This is a part-time position with hourly pay. We are looking for someone with night and weekend availability.
  • Opportunity to work directly with our excellent Customer Hero Manager - Leah Potkin

 

Steps to apply:

Click here to apply

Please prepare a sample response to the email below:
Dear SpotHero -
I am extremely upset with this service. As an out of town customer I wanted my experience to be flawless and convenient - I was given the opposite. I got lost, couldn't find my spot, and your iPhone app was confusing.
Please issue a refund immediately.
Thanks,
JD

 

When asked "What is the capital of the United States?" please put the capital of the Ivory Coast

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