Jobs at Swell Radio

Concept.io is the creator of Swell Radio, the Pandora for podcasts

 
Swell Radio Jobs : Screenshot
Swell Radio Jobs : Screenshot
Swell Radio Jobs : Screenshot
Swell Radio Jobs : Screenshot
Swell Radio Jobs : Screenshot
Founders
G. D. (Ram) Ramkumar
Co-Founder @SwellApp - Reinventing news radio. Previously Co-Founder of SnapTell (- Amazon).
Product

Swell Radio lets you listen to personalized audio news and information for free from your mobile device. Enjoy quick and easy access to unlimited streaming audio from iTunes, NPR, ABC, ESPN, BBC, CBC, TED and more.

How does it work? Listen to what Swell plays. If you like it, keep listening; if not, just swipe to move on. Swell learns what you like as you go and will continue to deliver the content most relevant to you.

"Swell is great, because, like Pandora, you don't have to make decisions about what to listen to. Swell figures it out for you.” - Jefferson Graham, USA TODAY

Why Us?

Swell is a well funded mobile startup based in Palo Alto, backed by top-tier investors. We are developing a breakthrough app based on machine learning to connect people with ideas and knowledge. The team consists of Stanford PhDs, a top designer, amazing engineers and a KQED/Bloomberg producer.

Vitals
Location
Palo Alto
Size
11-50 employees
Markets
Mobile, Digital Media, Audio, News
Links

Swell Radio Jobs

developer
Software Engineer
$60K – $80K Salary
0.25% – 0.3% Equity
Full Time · Palo Alto
developer
Machine Learning Engineer
$70K – $100K Salary
0.25% – 0.4% Equity
Full Time · Palo Alto

Investors

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DFJ
Investments
InsightSquared, WaterSmart Software, AngelList, Path, Gen9, Telly, Spiral Genetics, Verbling, Retailigence, Karma, Retrofit, Admob, Betaworks, Cafemom, Fynanz, Glam Media, Meebo, Chef, Redfin, Richrelevance, Skype, SugarCRM, Tesla Motors, Theranos, TrialPay, Tumblr, Twilio, Yammer, Flurry, JIBE, Prosper, Location Labs, Tremor Media, EveryScape, Meetup, Yodle, Vizu, ShareThis, Baidu, Nantero, Altobeam, Superfish, JiWire, Mimeo, Ooma, Silverpop, Technorati, Fonality, SugarSync, D.light Design, EnerNoc, Glycos Biotechnologies, Vivotech, enLighted, Brightsource Energy, Gilt Groupe, Goodguide, Solarcity, Ambiq Micro, Pubmatic, Komli Media, Redux, SpaceX, FeedBurner, Epocrates, SOA Software, 4INFO, UUSEE, Tango Video, PPLive, CoalTek, Kajeet, Lemon, D-Wave Systems, Posit Science, Tremor Video, Varolii, BinOptics, Thuuz, Deeya Energy, Z2Live, SIGNATURE, Airtime, Tango, Horizon Discovery, TrustedID, Tioga Energy, Simplivity, Zapier, Chartbeat, Swell Radio, Hands-On Mobile, Selligy, Servio, Rethink Robotics
Collin West
Collin West
Investments
Fundly, Getaround, PowerInbox, Telly, Distil Networks, Stray Boots, InstaEDU, Outbox (stealth), Retrofit, Zuberance, Mogl, Bunchball, Framehawk, Virsto Software, Edo Interactive, AirPR, Good Eggs, Swell Radio, AirXpanders, Sookasa
Jason Calacanis
Jason Calacanis
I am an angel investor in over 50 startups, including Uber.com (first round). I have a $10m angel fund and host the largest startup conference in the world: The LAUNCH Festival. I've been building startups for 20 years, including my latest Inside.com
Investments
StyleSeat, Groundcrew, Wanderfly, GreenGoose, Rapportive, Pen io, StorkBrokers, Tout, Red Tricycle, Signpost, Backupify, Thumbtack, Uber, NewHound, HandUp, Mouth, Nimble, CAUSECAST, Circa, Blippy, ChallengePost, gdgt, Gowalla, Tumblr, JIBE, Evernote, Backyard, Datastax, Frequency, Launch Media, This Week In, Tweetup, Uber Media, Thisnext, ThisWeekIn, 15Five, UberMedia, Nimble CRM, Chartbeat, Swell Radio, Crossfader, AdStage, Calm, SmartyPants, Boxbee, Cozy, Fresh, MyTime, WizzyWig, Hackers / Founders, Last, Ramen
Kevin Colleran
Kevin Colleran
Venture Partner at General Catalyst Partners in SF & Bos. Angel/Seed Investor @ Slow Ventures. First 10 employees at Facebook. Wall Street Journal Columnist.
Investments
Splash, AngelList, NationBuilder, Tonx Coffee, Wanelo, One Clipboard, Crowdtilt, Threadflip, Experiment, Geckoboard, Outbox (stealth), Circa, Liftopia, TaskRabbit, Tumblr, Minted, Causes, Evernote, SurveyMonkey, Birchbox, Backplane, Weotta, Sparrow, Wealthfront, Turntable.fm, Behance, Nextdoor, Luluvise, SnapGuide, Basis Technology, Betable, Percolate, Nest, Flipkart, Brit + Co., Lockitron, Airtime, Artillery, Swell Radio, BioBeats, Partnered, Hangtime, YPlan, Checkout 51, Eruptive Games, SmartThings, Zuckerberg Media, SilverCar, Sunrise, opsmatic, SocialRadar, Vamo, Mircoryza, MakeSpace, Mindie, Tag
Trevor Kienzle
Trevor Kienzle
Managing Director at @Correlation Ventures
Investments
Fundly, Getaround, PowerInbox, Sales Portal, Telly, Distil Networks, Onaro, SecureWorks, Zuberance, Okena, RSA Security, MetaLINCS, Bunchball, Framehawk, NetScreen, AirPR, Swell Radio, Tastemaker, Zypsee
Pavan Nigam
Pavan Nigam
Co-founded @Healtheon (now WebMD) with Jim Clark. Company is public (WBMD). Founder/CEO of @Cendura (sold to CA). Founding Partner of angel group,Inspovation.
Investments
Firebase, ShopSocially, Neoteris, Infoaxe, Benu, Sigaba, Swell Radio, Appurify, LearnUp, vocalnet

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