ESPN Wants to Hire Search Experts

    March 8, 2005

Kyle McDoniel, Director of Business Operations for, sent us a note about some positions they have open in the search field.

While we’re not in the habit of posting job openings (we leave that to, we thought we’d pass them on. Who knows, maybe we’ll get some free ESPN stuff. 😉

ESPN Search Technical Producer
As part of both the production and search team this position will be responsible for implementation and integration of search and contextual advertising-related products throughout Duties will include developing search UI and creating new products that enhance navigation on, template maintenance and creation, troubleshooting, integration with reporting and ad serving platforms, developing reports and working with technology partners.

Search Engineer
As part of both the engineering and search team this engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing new applications and processes that will support the search and contextual advertising businesses on This includes improvements to ESPNs search application and content management and categorization systems, development of reporting, optimization and management tools as well as working with our partners in the space to implement and improve new technologies.

View more details here or email Kyle.

Andy Beal is an internet marketing consultant and considered one of the world’s most respected and interactive search engine marketing experts. Andy has worked with many Fortune 1000 companies such as Motorola, CitiFinancial, Lowes, Alaska Air, DeWALT, NBC and Experian.

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