We're disrupting the way commercials get made.

Say hello at  careers@catchandrelease.com

About Catch&Release

We are a VC-backed technology company creating a marketplace that, for the first time, connects the advertising industry to the entire internet as a source of content that can be licensed for commercial campaigns. As we scale, our platform will be the backbone of a new economy that empowers millions of people across the internet to get paid and recognized for the content they create every day.

Our customers include Google, Puma, Nike, Kia, Red Lobster, Gillette, and many more, and they have used our platform to produce advertising campaigns that have been seen by hundreds of millions of people, including many Super Bowl spots.

We are headquartered in San Francisco with offices in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles as well as remote team members distributed across the country.

At Catch&Release we like to build, not maintain; create, not just operate. We're a unique collection of agency experts, engineers, product designers, filmmakers, artists, marketers and licensing experts; pioneers who are building a platform that will change the content industry. As the first company to build technology that curates and licenses content from the internet, innovation has been part of our DNA since day one.

Our Values

  • We act from courage
  • We act from empathy
  • We speak from an authentic point of view
  • We act as a partner
  • We empower our customers

Some of the Perks

  • Flexible remote work options
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability insurance
  • Equity in an early stage venture-backed startup
  • Commuter Benefits

Ready to make a sizable impact and redefine the advertising production industry? Join us!

For additional information, check us out on social @Catch&Release.

Catch&Release, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

  • Senior Product Manager
    JOB TITLE: Senior Product Manager
    LOCATION: San Francisco
    About the Role
    As a Senior Product Manager at Catch&Release, you will play a critical role in building out a first of its kind suite of products that leverage AI, machine learning, computer vision, and customer-driven design to enable advertisers to discover and license user-generated content at the scale of the internet. You’ll have a tremendous impact on the company and be able see your work get to market quickly. We value someone who is creative, self-driven, analytical, organized, can understand the big picture, and doesn’t let any details slip through the cracks.
    What You’ll Do
    • Deeply understand our customers’ needs and pain points
    • Run user research, usability studies, and data-driven experiments to inform product direction
    • Work closely with the engineering and operations teams to drive the application of technologies like machine learning, computer vision, and recommendation engines to solve our business objectives
    • Work closely with the design team to create intuitive user experiences that help our customers save time while being more creative
    • Develop and execute an impact-driven product roadmap while completely owning the products you are responsible for from ideation, through development, to launch, growth and iteration.
    • Establish, monitor, and measure success metrics of your products.
    • Communicate roadmaps, priorities, experiments, and decisions clearly across the entire company
    What You Bring
    • 5+ years of product management experience bringing successful software technology products to market. You have taken multiple products from concept through launch, growth, and demonstrable success.
    • You’re a fast learner, great at adapting, and great at applying what you’ve learned to new problems
    • You always start with the customer first, and then work backwards
    • You constantly drive projects and tasks to completion
    • You’ve demonstrated an ability to work independently and autonomously
    • You’re able to execute multiple, complex projects in parallel
    • You have experience working at an early stage startup
    • You’re able to successfully collaborate with distributed teams
    What will Make You Stand Out
    • Experience applying machine learning to solve customer problems
    • Experience using recommendation engines to create a personalized user experience
    • B.S. or higher in Computer Science, or other engineering degree
    • Experience starting/scaling a successful technology startup from the ground up
    • Strong UX and workflow design skills
    Get In Touch
    If you’re excited about the opportunity to transform an industry and shape our company culture for years to come, we’d love to chat! Please feel free to drop us a line at careers+product@catchandrelease.com.
  • Senior Software Engineer
    JOB TITLE: Senior Software Engineer
    LOCATION: San Francisco / Multiple Remote Locations Available
    REPORTS TO: VP of Engineering
    About the Role
    Catch&Release Engineering is looking for full stack engineer to join our team. You’ll report to the VP of Engineering and be responsible for all parts of the stack while collaborating with our other Senior level engineers and our Product team.
    You’ll be expected to pick up new concepts quickly and will likely make your first commit on your first day. We expect that all our engineers will provide feedback around how we can learn, grow, and make the engineering department continue to get better.
    What You’ll Work On
    • Communicate persuasively with peers to inspire cooperation
    • Mentor, pair, and delegate work to encourage the growth of those around them
    • Use fundamental patterns and provide examples for others to follow
    • Make well-reasoned decisions that inspires and energizes others
    • Become intimately familiar with the systems they build and take pride in writing maintainable code
    • Are technical leaders who know how to break down work that others can contribute to confidently
    • Help recruit, interview, and generally make Catch&Release a great home for developers
    Who You Are
    • You have 5+ years building web applications
    • You use Ruby, Javascript and SQL or are comfortable learning a new language
    • Comfortable in any part of the stack
    • You are known for being a great communicator and use various tactics (pictures, metaphors, storytelling etc) to improve understanding
    • You write tests to improve the design and quality of code
    • You are organized and focused when working toward a goal
    • You show humility when you are right and have the confidence to admit mistakes
    • You are passionate about building products that feel fun and intuitive to use
    • You have been a technical lead on a team that built something you are proud of
    Who We Are
    At Catch&Release Engineering we are striving to not do things just because that's how it's been done. We're in, what we consider to be, a lifelong effort to create the best environment that breeds great work.
    In our engineering day-to-day, we strive for clear, easy to understand, and maintainable code. We also believe that great engineering is not about a list of things we have to do, but rather it's a way we have to be about the job to achieve great things.
    Get In Touch
    If you’re excited about the opportunity to transform an industry and shape our company culture for years to come, we’d love to chat! Please feel free to drop us a line at careers+engineering@catchandrelease.com.