Opportunities at DJ TechTools

Dj TechTools Are you passionate about DJing and want work to with a young, fresh team that is changing our industry? DJ TechTools is looking for really exceptional people to help us grow. The door in the photo above opens into our San Francisco loft/office where we spend every day running the business of DJ TechTools and exploring compelling new ways to work with music.  Learn more about our company from the perspective of a visitor.

Here are the positions we are hiring for right now: 

SOCIAL MEDIA INTERNSHIP

Location: Anywhere in the world.

Job Description: Social media is a great way to share and inspire the DJ-Producer community. You’ll play a big part in creating a way cool social media strategy including everything from sourcing great content, to making our social media channels stay fresh, to talking with awesome DJTT fans.

What You'll Need To Have
  • a passion and skill for Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook
  • a love for helping and connecting with people
  • an ability to find unique, fun, inspiring content.
  • intense knowledge of the DJ and digital music production worlds
  • great written english
Weekly Missions
  • Collecting and preparing fun social media posts
  • Discovering artists and DJ-producers using DJTT products and sourcing photos/videos
  • Talking with fans on social media
  • Maintaining a helpful, supportive attitude on all social channels
  • Ensuring social media pages are without spam and stay professional/fun.
Double Bonus Points For
  • Video/photo editing skills are always appreciated
  • Brand Management expertise
  • Ad knowledge on social platforms
  • User of DJTT products.
How To Apply
  • Send an email to ross@djtechtools.com with:
  • Resumé with complete work and salary history
  • Short cover letter (in the email is fine!) – include expected salary, desired start date, and three Facebook post ideas for DJTT social media.

EDITORIAL ASSISTANT INTERNSHIP

Location: San Francisco (DJTT HQ) or potentially remote!

Job Description: The editorial staff is overflowing with great ideas and awesome new projects – you’ll be a part of the day-to-day operations of the DJTT blog, from research projects to brainstorm sessions to writing hilarious YouTube annotations. The editorial assistant will also help make the content on the site dynamic and visually engaging, find great DJTT contributors, reviewing user feedback, and building out systems that allow for an exceptionally efficient publishing team.

What You'll Need To Have
  • experience using WordPress
  • crisp graphic design skills, Photoshop-fu
  • intense knowledge of the DJ and digital music production worlds
  • a passion and skill for writing and basic copy editing
Weekly Missions
  • Reviewing and collecting content ideas
  • Seeking out great content creators in the DJ sphere
  • Crafting incredible graphics for articles and the site
  • Maintaining the DJTT YouTube channel
  • Building a stream of news and featured content from around the web
Double Bonus Points For
  • Journalism and Publishing background
  • Video editing skills are always appreciated
  • Social Media expertise
How To Apply
  • Send an email to editor@djtechtools.com with:
  • Resumé with complete work and salary history
  • Short cover letter (in the email is fine!) – include expected salary, desired start date, and three original content or interaction ideas for the DJTT blog

Alec Baldwin, feel free to apply.

JUNIOR AD SALES REP

Location: Anywhere in the world

Job Description:   We’ve got a part-time opening for a rising ad sales star who is confident in their ability to find good advertising partners for DJ TechTools. The position will be commission-based, and will work with our Ad Sales Manager to build advertising partnerships with brands outside the DJ space like consumer electronics and tech brands. An ideal candidate should know their way around selling online advertising and have existing contacts. Check the tabs below for more details!

What You'll Need To Have
  • solid experience in ad sales
  • strong powers of negotiation
  • a hunger for new relationships and connections
Weekly Missions
  • Contacting new clients to build a relationship with
  • Selling inventory on the DJ TechTools blog
  • Reporting on sales to and strategizing with the editorial team
How To Apply
  • Send an email to jobs@djtechtools.com with:
  • Resumé with complete work and salary history
  • Short cover letter (in the email is fine!) – include expected commision, desired start date, and three non-DJ-related companies you think are a good fit for advertising on DJTT

Staff Writers

We need more awesome writers! If you have experience writing for publication and are interested in writing regularly for DJ Techtools, please send a writing sample and ideas for topics you’d like to write on or cover to:jobs(at)djtechtools.com

We’re especially looking for folks with experience writing equipment reviews, great on-camera personalities, interviews with artists, and all types of expertise in the DJing world.

Graphic Designer (Part Time) 

We are looking for a cool young designer with great style that really gets and loves the DJTT community. The right candidate can really crank out a lot of creative graphics on a tight schedule. Bonus points if you have experience managing ad campaigns so you can optimize them on your own. 

You will be creating: 

  • Banners and advertisements for our web store’s products
  • Product pages
  • Packaging
  • Some web graphics

To apply, please email jobs(at)djtechtools.com – include a link to your work and some general rates that you charge for your services. If you are the super proactive type, make an example banner to demonstrate the quality and style of work you would typically create for DJTT.  Please keep in mind we are on a budget!

Contributing Writers

We’re constantly looking for writers who are passionate about digital DJ and music production technology. Our blog has a large, dedicated readership who are looking for in-depth articles that help, teach, and inform them about a wide range of topics. If you’re interested in becoming a writer, please read our full page on just that topic.

Product Photographer 

Location: Anywhere in the world.

Job Description: We work hard to make the best gear possible. Taking jaw-dropping product photos of DJTT Products allows us to show the world our rad gear.

What You'll Need To Have
  • Strong photo background and portfolio of work
  • Product photo background with a clean, modern look
  • Referrals
  • Your own photo gear – lighting, studio, lenses, camera, etc to shoot photos remotely
  • A dedication to quality. Take the photos we have and make them 10X better.
  • Photoshop chops
  • A computer, so you can plug in controllers and take photos showing LEDs.
Mission
  • Take 10-50 hi-res, photoshopped product photos of 5 DJTT products, so 50-250 photos total.
    • Photos with space for ad text
    • Photos of controllers on all sides, top, bottom
    • Photos of controllers on, plugged into to LEDs
    • Photos of Individual Cables/Caps
    • Photos of our accessories on DJ Gear.
Double Bonus Points For
  • Product photo experience with a clean, modern look.
  • User of DJTT products.
  • Photoshop ninja skills
  • Gif making experience – creating short gifs showing product
How To Apply
  • Send an email to ross [at] djtechtools.com with:
  • Resumé with complete work and salary history
  • Portfolio with examples of product photography
  • Short cover letter (in the email is fine!) – include expected project fee, start date, and the biggest 3 things that make for an excellent product photo.