Senior SEO Specialist

  • Egg Recruitment
  • Malta
  • Mar 25, 2020
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Job Description

An award-winning company that offers online casino, sports betting and live casino games in 12 countries is looking for a Senior SEO Specialist to join their team in Malta!
They are looking for a super smart technical Senior SEO Specialist with considerable web development experience. SEO at for them isn’t about attaching keywords on a webpage or building artificial links, but making sure they are a cut above the rest, no matter if it’s strategy, content, technical or on-site practices.
As a Senior SEO,  you are a leader, your mission is to make smart decisions, based on knowledge, competitor analysis and make sure we are always improving the technical platform and strategy. There is no point in working in a search unless you understand how what you’re building is providing value to our customers.
So while they need someone who ‘do’ SEO, they also need someone who has a broad strategical knowledge of SEO and know the technical barriers an operator might face. If you want to shape the future of the iGaming industry, read on.
 What will you get to do?

  • Team collaboration is key - you’ll work closely with content, off-site and development team to improve the product from a search engine and user perspective to drive more qualified traffic.
  • Define technical specs for new and existing products and contribute to our content management platforms.
  • You’ll have the chance to put on your lab coat and run SEO experiments, proving ideas, and helping to scale them up.
  • Keep on top of troubleshooting and fixing site issues, and continually improve site crawlability, indexation, and performance.
  • Strategical responsibility together with Head of SEO, fully responsible for prioritization and execution.
  • Work within a truly international team and brand portfolio.

 About You…

  • You should have a minimum of 4+ years of solid SEO experience.
  • You’ll have experience in executing large scale technical SEO projects (international experience is beneficial but not essential).
  • Strong demonstrable understanding of front-end technologies - including the ability to confidently hand-code valid semantic HTML5, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Previous experience with React and understanding of progressive web apps is beneficial. And experience in PHP based framework such as WordPress.
  • An understanding of structured and linked data, with experience working with and structured data syntaxes such as Microdata, RDFa-Lite or JSON-LD
  • Proficient in crawl management – Log file analysis (Splunk), Screaming Frog, Custom crawlers. You’re confident using the most popular SEO tools: Google Search Console, keyword tracking, and backlink discovery tools (Ahrefs). You know how to make some basic requests from an API and build basic SEO tools.
  • You are experienced with Google Tag Manager and Google Analytics. More importantly, you’ll need to have a head for numbers and show you can easily extract key, actionable insights from the data. Comfortable working on large datasets and proficiency using advanced Excel functionalities. Ideally, you’ll have some knowledge of SQL.
  • You've got a proven record of assuming ownership and moving quickly to implement ideas.
  • Good experience and a solid track record in Off-site SEO.
  • Previously working experience with SERP brand protection is beneficial.
  • Good understanding of Google algorithms.
  • Basic understanding of RegEx is beneficial.
  • Impeccable English language skills.
  • A ‘doer’ who see advanced technical SEO s challenges instead of a blocker.
  • Knowledge of foreign languages is beneficial.
  • Lastly but most importantly: a passion for the company mission and drive to provide our customers with the best possible search experience.

What’s in it for you?
You’ll be part of a team of exceptionally talented marketers who consistently break new ground in SEO. You’ll also be on the receiving end of some truly excellent benefits, including Healthcare, subsidized gym membership and a whole lot more.
You will work with solid online casino brands who operate in more than 10 countries. You will join an SEO team with momentum and an all-time high organic visibility and rankings. You’ll be given the chance to have a huge impact on one of the fastest growing & most successful brands in the SERP.
Company Benefits Package
Their way of showing their appreciation is by offering some of the best benefits on the island:

  • Private health insurance (including dental)
  • Travel and life insurance
  • Free breakfast (every day!)
  • Lunch provided once a week
  • Annual sports allowance to be spent on gym/sport memberships or sports clothing or equipment
  • Free weekly HIIT and yoga classes
  • Coffee shop vouchers
  • Fresh fruit juices & smoothies every Friday!
  • Beer Fridays! (non-alcoholic beverages also offered)
  • We also endeavour to enrich our employees’ work-life balance by offering a Volunteering Programme
  • Exciting team events & company parties! (we work hard but make time to have plenty of fun too!)

We look forward to hearing from you!