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Come and Work for Lifespan.io

Lifespan.io is a US-based non-profit advocacy organization promoting and raising funds for research on human aging to accelerate the creation of therapeutics for extending healthy human life. Our goal is to set humanity free from the burden of age-related diseases.

Lifespan.io’s program portfolio ranges from a news outlet and media collaborations, advocacy initiatives to improve regulatory landscape internationally, to scientific conferences and pitch sessions for the investors interested in longevity. We serve as the voice of the longevity community and as a hub where the key players can meet, cross-pollinate and collaborate.

We are a culturally diverse team of mission-driven individuals who are passionate about the opportunity to enjoy greatly extended lives and provide it to every person in the world. We are moving towards our goal by working hard and working smart, and building our company and our ecosystem in the spirit of openness, mutual support and trust.

The CIO (Chief Information Officer) is going to oversee the use of Information technology (IT) in our company and supervise the work of the Web Development team. The CIO will be the one to devise the company’s IT strategy, project IT budget, implement the solutions, and ensure that all systems necessary to support its operations and objectives are in place (website, security, communications, data storage, data analysis, integrations with various business tools including the task management system and the CRM).

Essential responsibilities

  • Developing IT strategy of the company (Identification and suggestion of promising new development trends to explore and implement)
  • Developing annual plans and setting timelines for evaluation, development, and deployment of all technical, web, and mobile services required by the business processes
  • Overseeing the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organization to ensure optimal performance
  • Supervising the IT team, distributing tasks and tracking progress 
  • In the absence of IT team, personally perform the development tasks
  • Assisting in collecting, storing and processing business analytics, collaborating with department heads, marketing, production, and operations as an advisor of all technologies involved with the company
  • Approving purchases of technological equipment and software required by the company’s projects and infrastructure
  • Reporting to the Board in a timely manner

Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or relevant field
  • Proven experience in back-end development: 3 years
  • WordPress theme customization: 1 year
  • Proven experience in leading a group of developers: 2 years
  • Proven experience in  HTML, PHP, CSS, JAVASCRIPT, JQUERY: 3 years
  • Quality assurance: 2 years
  • Proven experience in custom plugin development on GITHUB: 1 year
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) best practices when applied to the website architecture
  • Readiness to be on a flexible schedule and work hours to resolve issues speedily as they arise

Job Types: Part-time, Full time, Contract

If you are interested, please send us your resume with salary expectations to [email protected].

 

The WordPress Developer is going to implement the company’s IT strategy and plans under the supervision of the CIO, and maintain the integrity of all systems necessary to support its operations and objectives (website, security, communications, data storage, data analysis, integrations with various business tools including the task management system and the CRM).

The goal of the WordPress Developer is to maintain and gradually improve the information technology so it would add the maximum value to our company so as to facilitate the success of our business.

Essential responsibilities

  • Working with the CIO to perform evaluation, development, and deployment of all technical, web, and mobile services required by the business processes
  • Overseeing the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organization to ensure optimal performance
  • Coding and managing custom themes on WordPress
  • Working closely with the Editors, troubleshoot, debug and upgrade software  to achieve high standards of the website’s performance, including SEO
  • Assisting in collecting, storing and processing business analytics
  • Collaborating with leads of programs, marketing, HR and operations as an advisor of all technologies involved with the company
  • Reporting to CIO in a timely manner

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering or relevant field
  • Proven experience in back-end development: 3 years
  • WordPress theme customization: 2 years
  • Proven experience in  HTML, PHP, CSS, JAVASCRIPT, JQUERY: 3 years
  • Quality assurance: 2 years
  • Proven experience in custom plugin development on GITHUB: 1 year
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) best practices when applied to the website architecture
  • Readiness to be on a flexible schedule and work hours to resolve issues speedily as they arise

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

If you are interested, please send us your resume with salary expectations to [email protected].

 

Lifespan.io is an advocacy organization raising public awareness and funds for research on aging and healthy longevity. To reach the goals, the organization is producing various types of news, educational and entertaining content (written and video), various events and webinars, and supporting scientific research directly via our crowdfunding platform.

The Marketing Manager is tasked to help realize the company goals with (online) marketing. Basically he/she is responsible for all Marketing activities within Lifespan.io. This means researching the audience, creating marketing strategy and campaigns, devising new ways to promote our content and events, dealing with clients for advertising, advising team members and the board on the marketing approach, following our online performance with KPI reporting and leading the Marketing Department.

Essential responsibilities

  • Advising the Board of Directors on Marketing strategies
  • Developing the annual marketing plan, proposing and monitoring the advertising budget in collaboration with executive management
  • Investigating audience with surveys and advising the organization based on the results (targeted messaging)
  • Supervising regular research and adoption of new tools and approaches that can contribute to improving performance
  • Creating and executing Marketing Campaigns that are in line with the company goals
  • Researching possible ways to collaborate with large YT channels and television
  • Supervising sales of advertising to various clients
  • Leading the Marketing Department (several social media managers, one graphic designer), maintaining task management process, monitoring performance
  • Promoting projects of the organization (including events) on SM in close collaboration with other departments within Lifespan, such as the the News Outlet, Video Production Team, Fundraising, Outreach
  • Regular KPI Reporting to the Board of Directors
  • Participating in interviewing the candidates for Marketing department

Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience (5 years +) as a Marketing Manager
  • Demonstrable experience (2+ years) in leading a Marketing team
  • Demonstrable experience with audience surveys
  • Demonstrable expertise in creating, measuring, and A/B testing successful ad campaigns using standard platforms such as Google Ads Manager and Facebook Ads Manager
  • Self sufficiency in resolving technical issues surrounding standard ad platforms such as Google Ads manager and Facebook Ads Manager
  • Knowledge of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) best practices
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel, Google tools for group work)
  • Proficient with task-management software
  • Readiness to adjust working hours to lead a multinational remote team

Job Types: Part-time, Full time, Contract

If you are interested, please send us your resume with the salary estimate to [email protected]

Lifespan.io is an advocacy organization raising public awareness and funds for research on aging and healthy longevity. To reach the goals, the organization produces various types of news, educational and entertaining content (written and video), various events and webinars, and supporting scientific research directly via our crowdfunding platform.

Our coverage of aging research news remains the main way to contribute to educating the public about this exciting field. We are currently looking for a professional writer with focus on finance to join our team and increase the output. It is going to be a part-time job at first with the potential to become full-time.

The ideal candidate will be proficient in analysing the investment/finance/crypto developments, events, initiatives, regulatory changes as they relate to longevity field, writing and rewriting related news, interviewing various stakeholders and experts on those topics, producing content relating to the financial and investment aspects of the industry including the intersection of crypto and aging research. We are looking for a reliable team player able to honor the schedule of submissions and our ethics code of longevity journalism.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Researching and writing articles on a weekly basis with submission to the timeline agreed with the Editor-in-Chief
  • Making interviews with researchers and public figures and preparing them for publication
  • Ensuring articles are produced in a consistent manner and are in line with org expectations for quality and accuracy

Requirements:

  • A journalism or business/economy/finance degree of at least bachelor level
  • A track record of at least 2 years in a writing position with focus on finance
  • Good understanding of the investment/finance world
  • Some understanding of aging biology including the hallmarks of aging
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient computer skills, Google Docs/sheets/Slides/Forms or similar such as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent analytical and time-management skills
  • Team player

Job Types: Part-time, Full time, Contract

If you are interested, please send us your resume with the salary estimate to [email protected].

Lifespan.io is an advocacy organization raising public awareness and funds for research on aging and healthy longevity. To reach the goals, the organization produces various types of news, educational and entertaining content (written and video), various events and webinars, and supporting scientific research directly via our crowdfunding platform.

Our coverage of aging research news remains the main way to contribute to educating the public about this exciting field. We are currently looking for a professional writer to join our team and increase the output. It is going to be a part-time job at first with the potential to become full-time.

The ideal candidate will be proficient in analysing scientific work, writing and rewriting medical research news, interviewing various stakeholders and experts on the related topics, and is a reliable team player able to honor the schedule of submissions and our ethics code of longevity journalism.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Researching and writing articles on a weekly basis with submission to the timeline agreed with the Editor-in-Chief
  • Making interviews with researchers and public figures and preparing them for publication
  • Ensuring articles are produced in a consistent manner and are in line with org expectations for quality and accuracy

Requirements:

  • A journalism or biology degree of at least bachelor level
  • A track record of at least 2 years in a writing position with focus on medical/health topics
  • Understanding of aging biology including the hallmarks of aging
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good networking skills
  • Proficient computer skills, Google Docs/sheets/Slides/Forms or similar such as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent analytical and time-management skills
  • Team player

Job Types: Part-time, Full time, Contract

If you are interested, please send us your resume with the salary estimate to [email protected].