Marketing Front End Developer

  • Ancestry
  • Oct 08, 2021
Front End Development

Job Description

About Ancestry:When you join Ancestry, you join a human-centered company where every person’s story is important. We believe that by discovering the struggles and triumphs of our past, we can foster deeper bonds and more meaningful connections among families and communities. Our talented team of scientists, engineers, genealogists, historians, and storytellers is dedicated to empowering customers around the world from all backgrounds on their journeys of personal discovery.
With more than 27+ billion digitized global historical records, 100 million family trees, and 18 million people in our growing AncestryDNA database, Ancestry helps customers discover their family story and gain a new level of understanding about their lives. Passionate about dedicating your work to enriching people’s lives? You belong at Ancestry.
Have you ever found yourself trying out multiple variations of your drive home from work, analyzing each route for speed, gas mileage, efficiency? Do you love data?
Ancestry is looking for a Marketing Developer to join one of the most exciting conversion teams in the country to help generate and execute A/B tests. If you love data and have a desire to be constantly learning and a knowledge of web development with an ability to create and understand HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, then this opportunity is for you!

What You'll Do:

Create and execute user experience A/B tests and implement winning cells of previous tests.Front-end web development to support test setup or modifications to existing tests.Audit tracking reports to ensure test data is clean and accurate.Develop ways to improve A/B testing efficiency and reduce error rate in the setup/launch process.Work on other tasks relating to testing infrastructure and maintenance.

Who You Are:

Bachelor's degree1+ years of experience in conversion rate optimization.1+ years working in an experimentation or prototyping environment.2+ years of experience in website development.Intermediate knowledge of HTML, CSS and Javascript (ES5/ES6).Familiarity with data and application APIs.Skilled at implementing and maintaining marketing tools.

Nice To Have:

Experience with Adobe Experience Cloud applications (Adobe Target, Adobe Analytics, Adobe Experience Manager)Working knowledge of Workfront
For information on our benefits, please visit our website at

Additional Information:Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law.  For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.  
Ancestry is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ancestry via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ancestry. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ancestry as a result of the referral or through other means.