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Are you seeking…
  • To be surrounded by smart, hard-working, and caring people?
  • To feel proud of the work that you do?
  • To make a difference and positively affect lives?
  • A truly supportive team culture?
  • A dynamic, growing, cutting-edge company?

“My journey at SweetRush so far has been great. Hit the floor ‘walking fast.’ Lots of fantastic people, processes, and projects. I love the challenges and love seeing the new courses as they come out!”
— Chantal Dumas, QA Manager

“One of the best companies to work for! I’ve had such positive experiences. The support and sense of community is amazing! I’m right where I should be!”
— Trina Jones, Project Manager

“The team environment is great. Even though we’re not sitting in the same physical location, the collaboration and support I’ve experienced has been amazing!”
— Krisa Brilliantes, Creative Director

“What I’ve learned about SweetRush people is that they are smart, quick, collaborative, fun, hard-working, patient, and creative. The thing I’ve learned is to ‘just ask,’ and SweetRush people will go out of their way to help you figure out how to accomplish whatever you need to accomplish. Amazing!”
— Heidi Bruins Green, Performance Consultant and Instructional Design Contractor

“I love working with the SweetRush team! Everyone I have worked with has a high level of professionalism, expertise, strong work ethic, and quality leadership. I have a great amount of respect for all I have worked with and I have enjoyed projects that are challenging and push me to be my best.”
— Steve Chamberlain, Instructional Design Contractor

Check out our job openings!
QA Tester

Do you have a voracity for quality assurance testing and processes? Do you have an innate, eagle-eye attention to detail? Do you excel at multitasking?

SweetRush, an award winning performance improvement company, is seeking fun and hardwourking manual quality assurance testers to join our esteemed QA team!

You will be responsible for:

  • Running quality assurance checks for e-learning courses by testing material from a technical perspective and ensuring it matches the storyboard/source material
  • Communicating anomalies to the development team using our bug tracking software
  • Retesting all remediated problems corrected by devellopment
  • Creating and following procedures for the testing and validation of courses

Requirements:
 

  • You should have 2 years’ experience testing via using an accessibility tool (visual, hearing and motor)
  • A strong understanding of the QA process, as well as basic testing skills
  • Web application testing experience
  • 100% written and spoken English are a most
  • Experience working with JAWS (or a different accessibility tool)
  • Experience working with Mantis is a plus!

 
This is an on-call, flexible, and as-needed position. All SweetRush team members work from home (we’re so lucky!).

If you are interested in diving into our QA freelance pool, we would love to hear from you! Please apply through the link below, ensuring you include your hourly rate, a short paragraph about yourself, and info about what you can bring to our team.


P.S.: At SweetRush, we pride ourselves in our attention to detail. If you think you found some typos on the job posting above, let us know what are those are on your application!

 

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3D Generalist

For the past 14 years, we at SweetRush have been obsessed with delivering unique e-learning experiences. We combine innovative game play, cutting-edge technology, and stunning visuals to create award-winning e-learning solutions that take our clients’ businesses to the next level. We are dedicated to enabling our clients for success, and to achieve that we need the best and brightest talent the industry has to offer.

 We are looking for an all-out, animation-lead rock star to join our creative team. You will be tasked with the management of 3D asset development for a specific project.

 Responsibilities:

Leading the production team and directing 3D artists to complete and deliver all the assets necessary to develop accurate and quality work consistent with the storyboard and aligned with the project’s scope.

 Qualifications:

This role requires a generalist with senior-level experience in the entire 3D production pipeline, including modeling and animation of avatars and environments. It also requires experience in post-production work, including rendering assets and compositing the final shots in Adobe After Effects to create consistency and optimized files for render.

 Required skills:

  • Autodesk® 3ds Max
  • Adobe After Effects
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Video/ audio editing software
  • Render farm experience (not required, but nice to have)

 Soft skills:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Robust organizational skills, including ability to break down scripts and assign shots
  • Proactive leadership skills to direct the team and produce the best and most-effective results

 Type of employment:

This is a contract position that could turn into a long-term commitment for the right person.
Location: 

 This is a virtual position open to candidates within two to three hours of the U.S. Central time zone (UTC/GMT -6 hours), or those willing to work during our business hours . This is a remote position—meaning you will not be commuting to an office—so you must have your own office setup: your own hardware, software, and an excellent Internet connection.

 If the opportunity to help create SweetRush’s next amazing e-learning experience is a challenge you’ve been waiting for, we definitely want to talk!

Upload your resume and include a link to your online portfolio or reel, demonstrating the relevant skills required. Don’t forget to include your salary requirements or hourly rate.

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Digital Branding Expert

SweetRush is looking for a Graphic Designer with Digital Brand Expertise. This role has two main points of focus: 
1. management of SweetRush’s brand collateral (digital and print) through the development and maintenance of brand standards, and 
2. application of the brand via creation of digital and print material to support SweetRush’s marketing and sales. 

We’re looking for someone who will not only embrace and understand SweetRush’s brand, but also work to maintain and develop strict standard and guidelines, as well as collaborate on the brand’s future evolution. Our company is known for its extremely high level of visual design and multimedia in the products we create, so our marketing needs to reflect this level of creativity. Therefore delivering campaigns through the creation of presentations, brochures, emails, and web pages are key in attracting potential clients, winning new business, and most importantly meeting and maintaining our high bar of excellence (brag alert: check out our home page to see our awards!).

Our marketing team is well organized, efficient, creative, and fun, and you should have similar qualities. We are very good at setting priorities - but priorities can change, so the ideal candidate is someone who is flexible, creative, and proactive, and who is a team player who brings new ideas and a positive attitude every day. We think a designer would be a great fit for this role, but one who is not only a doer but also a thinker with the ability to bring new ideas and approaches to further strengthen our brand. If this sounds like you, read on!

Your specific job tasks will include:

  • Maintaining and adjusting (when new situations occur that might stretch the brand) brand guides and standards across all collateral and media
  • Development of highly visual presentations (powerpoint, indesign, keynote & other presentation tools)
  • Digital/print graphic design using InDesign, including brochures, case studies, articles, e-books
  • Web design, including the design of new pages for our existing website, landing pages and mini-sites
  • Banner ads and custom images for social media and blog posts
  • Infographics
  • E-mail campaign design and supporting templates and graphics
  • Application and extension the brand to any other materials related to our marketing strategy 
  • Directing the work of other designers performing marketing-related design tasks

Experience required:

  • Minimum 3 years in working with the development and maintenance of brand, working with a marketing team.
  • Web (digital) UI design experience
  • Degree in Graphic design or similar field is a plus

Software experience needed:

  • Power Point - high proficiency
  • Adobe Suite - high proficiency
  • Understanding of HTML and web technologies

Other important skills!

  • Experience working with clients, including accepting critical feedback and working on revisions
  • Positive attitude
  • Proactive
  • High attention to details
  • Ability to switch priorities as needed based on marketing team needs

Type of employment 
This is a part-time position (approximately 20 hours per week)

Location
This is a virtual position and is open to candidates within two or three hours of the U.S. Central time zone (UTC/GMT -6 hours) or who are willing to work during the business hours of these time zones. This is a remote position, meaning you will not be commuting to an office, and so you must have your own office setup. 

How to apply
Upload your résumé and include a link to your online portfolio demonstrating the relevant skills required. Include another document and tell us what you like about SweetRush’s brand… and what would you improve.

If we like your materials, we’ll ask you to show us your dance skills via a virtual interview. Be prepared to talk through a few projects and the role you played in making them amazing. 
 

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Creative Director

We’re on a mission to change the way people learn and to make learning fun.

At SweetRush you’ll find highly creative artists, talented designers, and top-notch developers. As a team, we come to work every day looking to build solutions that take our clients’ business to the next level. Our team is growing and we’re looking for a creative director with expertise in web and mobile solutions. 

You would be responsible for delivering creative solutions and leadership on a wide range of design projects, managing a team, and overseeing multimedia projects that range from e-learning, instructor-led training, web, brand/print, games, and app design. Day-to-day responsibilities include client meetings, project team management, and production of conceptual and creative solutions. 

If you are a self-started who loves bringing original ideas and fresh approaches to projects, then we should meet!  
 

Responsibilities

  • Participate in early stages of projects (planning, scoping, brainstorming)
  • Manage and direct the creation of the graphic basis of a project (graphic styles, libraries, guidelines, mocks, etc.)
  • Create engaging client presentations and pitches
  • Manage and allocate design resources
  • Review and manage budgets, statements of work, and project plans
  • Provide creative direction and support for projects
  • Review creative storyboard and final products
  • Mentor and manage other designers to meet budget, timeline, and quality expectations
  • Oversee designers and help them grow and improve 
     

Requirements

  • Experience (at least five years) working with or directing multimedia, gaming, and/or mobile projects
  • Understanding and experience with interactive web technologies, including HTML5, CSS3, or JavaScript (don’t have to be a coder)
  • Understanding of responsive, adaptive, and mobile-first design principles
  • Understanding of user-centered design processes and methods
  • Understanding of multimedia/interactive terminology and products
  • Experience working with web developers and familiarity with their tools and methodology
  • Experience with designing a system or framework 
  • Experience using wireframing and prototyping tools for presenting your ideas for either web, mobile web, and/or native mobile
  • Expert in mobile-optimized design practices
  • Experience in taking ideas from their initial stages (research and requirements) to concrete and highly polished digital products
  • Fluency with the Adobe suite of products
  • Ability to create and/or direct designers to create wireframes and visual mockups, and direct the creation of prototypes for mobile and desktop projects
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Ability to travel internationally to client meetings
  • Have your own equipment, design programs, and comfy place to work


Bonus skills

  • Background or familiarity in adult learning and education
  • Understanding of or experience with learning management systems (LMSs) or content management systems (CMSs)
  • Advertising and printing experience a plus
  • Front-end development or coding experience
  • Experience working with international/distributed teams 
  • Up to date with the latest and best practices for the design of iOS or Android interfaces
  • Understanding of native app development on iOS and/or Android


Type of employment 
For this position we have both contact/part-time and a full-time openings. 

Location
This is a virtual position and is open to candidates within two or three hours of the U.S. Central time zone (UTC/GMT -6 hours) or who are willing to work during the business hours of these time zones. This is a remote position, meaning you will not be commuting to an office, and so you must have your own office setup. 

Next steps
Upload your résumé and include a link to your online portfolio demonstrating the relevant skills required. If we like your materials, we’ll ask you to show us your dance skills via a virtual interview. Be prepared to talk through a few projects and the role you played in making them amazing.
 

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Don’t see the right position listed? Don’t go away, please apply here!

If you are extremely talented, take ownership for your work and are a team player we’d greatly appreciate if you’d send us your resume, even if you don’t see an open job post that’s right for you. 

Our core custom learning and development business has been growing and growing since 2001 and we are continually adding new skills to the team. In addition, our Talent Solutions team is always looking for good people to work directly with our clients. So, lots of possibilities.

When we need a new super talent to join the team the first thing we do is turn to our database, so if you apply and submit your resume now, we’ll be able to find you when the need arises. 

If you are talented of course you can find a job, but we know the challenge is finding the right job, with a company and team that feeds your soul as well as your pocketbook. We greatly appreciate this journey and how difficult it can be, and we truly wish you great success.

And we do hope we have the chance to work together in the future. So, please do apply!

Wishing you well,

 

The SweetRush Team
 

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WordPress Developer
SweetRush is seeking an experienced WordPress developer who can assist us on a few immediate internal projects. These two projects are not large—maybe 200 or so hours—but you will become part of our extended team as we march into the future.
 
You can read a lot more about us on our current site, www.sweetrush.com. FYI: the site has been redesigned and we are ready to bring our existing content and the new design together in a new WordPress site­—a project you will work on.
 
We need someone who is not only a competent developer, but takes great pride in
building innovative, user-friendly, responsive websites.  
 
The ideal candidate will have expertise creating customized WordPress themes, using plug-ins and widgets, and hand-coding HTML and CSS. You should be highly organized and detail oriented, be prepared to work in a small team and a positive environment, and work closely with our Engineering and Marketing teams.
 
SweetRush is 100% virtual, as is this engagement. That means you work from the comfort of your home!
 
 
Required skills:
  • 3+ years of experience coding cross-browser compatible, progressively enhanced websites using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript (not just jQuery)
  • Deep understanding of WordPress, including theming and plug-in integration, custom content types, and site management
  • Experience writing custom PHP scripts
  • Strong knowledge of WordPress Admin back-end interface
 
Bonus skills:
  • Experience setting up and working with Apache Virtual Hosts
  • Experience with SQL integration
  • Experience using SASS and Git
  • Experience using visual design applications (Photoshop, etc.) to create assets for the Web
  • Experience with Ruby on Rails
 
To Apply, Please Send Us:
  • Your resume
  • Your portfolio and/or code samples
  • Something about yourself; for example, a project you enjoyed working on, and why
 
No recruiters please.
 
We look forward to hearing from you!
 
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Senior UI Designer
SweetRush is looking for a senior user interface (UI) designer who lives and breathes for UI and is convinced that proper UI is how the best companies stand above the crowd.
 
We don’t cut corners, and we don’t make compromises—we create beautiful e-learning experiences that are polished and contribute seamlessly to our clients’ bottom lines.
 
Sounds like you've found your dream job?
 
As a senior UI designer, you’ll participate in the production of visual concepts and designs for digital courses, websites and applications, gamified solutions, and much more!
 
Key Responsibilities:
 
  • Brainstorming and development of digital/interactive solutions
  • Creation of multiple solutions, thinking through all possible user scenarios
  • Creation of graphic interfaces that address both user and business goals
  • Production of multiple screens and assets
  • Creation of other graphic materials, such as infographics, e-mails, banners, etc.
  • Maintenance and enforcement our clients' design guidelines
  • Preparation of style guides
  • Sharing your knowledge and skills with your fellow teammates as a way to improve the results of the team
  • Additional duties as assigned
 
Qualifications:
 
  • 2+ years of verifiable experience as a UI designer
  • Outstanding, flexible, creative, stylish design skills
  • Obsession with crafting simple, intuitive, and delightful designs
  • Conceptual and visual problem-solving skills
  • Experience working within existing brand guidelines
  • Solid portfolio demonstrating expertise in the design of intuitive and user-friendly interfaces in web and mobile projects
  • Proficiency with design tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Flash, After Effects, etc.)
  • Medium to advanced understanding of HTML5 and CSS3, as well as some JavaScript chops
 
Soft Skills:
 
  • Impeccable communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to analytically defend your design decisions
  • Deep empathy for your users
  • “Roll up your sleeves” attitude to getting things done
  • Self-motivated and passionate about learning
  • Neither scared of giving, nor receiving, constructive and honest feedback 
  • Excellent time-management and organization skills
  • Ability to juggle various projects and meet tight deadlines
  • Perfect written and spoken English
 
Type of employment
This is a contract position that could turn into a long-term commitment for the right person.
 
Location
This is a virtual position and is open to candidates within two or three hours of the U.S. Central time zone (UTC/GMT -6 hours) or who are willing to work during the business hours of these time zones. This is a remote position, meaning you will not be commuting to an office, and so you must have your own office setup.
 
If the opportunity to help create SweetRush’s next amazing e-learning experience is a challenge you’ve been waiting for, we definitely want to talk!
Upload your résumé and include a link to your online portfolio demonstrating the relevant skills required. Don’t forget to include your desired hourly rate. If we like your materials, we’ll ask you to show us your dance skills via a virtual interview. Be prepared to talk through a few projects and the role you played in making them amazing. 

 
Apply Here