We are building this and
In short, we are building the platform to drive global careers for millennials from emerging economies We work at the exciting intersection of the 2 hottest trends around - edtech & fintech! And we love that we succeed as a business while powering the dreams of talented students!
is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur. Leap is his second company and he
has raised more than $30M in capital for his startups. In his last
role, he was a VC investor with SAIF Partners (Now Elevation
Capital), which is an early investor in paytm, meesho, urban
company, unacademy and many other unicorns. He thinks and tweets
about Product, Business Models and Company Building,
Vaibhav Singh is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur. He spent his first 6 years at DeutscheBank, across Singapore & Sydney to manage a $3Bn flow book. He has built 2 fintech startups before, as a founding member of CapitalFloat and Incred, both pioneering businesses valued >$500Mn The Leap team has a fine balance of industry experience (edtech, fintech, study abroad) and technical skills (engineering, product, design)
The charter for this role will include:
Developing and executing SEO strategies on the tech side: Analyzing website performance and identifying opportunities for optimization
Improving on page and off page SEO strategies
Conducting regular website audits and fixing issues related to the website vitals and user experience
Monitoring website performance, crawling, indexability, and implementing industry best practices for website speed and mobile optimization
Analyzing and reporting the key tech SEO metrics and working with the stakeholders to solve drops
Staying updated on industry trends and algorithm updates. Sharing key learnings with the stakeholders regularly and aligning them on the next steps
Someone who has spent a good number of years at a growing startup - navigated the messy 0->1 journey AND the dizzying 1-> n journey
It is added plus if the candidate has spent a few years at an agency and then gone through the 0->1->n journey at a startup
Has tech SEO experience of 4+ years in high-growth internet startups or agencies.
Has In-depth knowledge of SEO principles, Search engine algorithms, and ranking factors
Everyone at Leap is entrepreneurial, moves fast, and operates with extreme ownership.
There is minimal management and extreme autonomy.
If the above defines you, you will fit in snugly
What is Leap?
In short, we are building the platform to drive global careers for millennials from emerging economies
We work at the exciting intersection of the 2 hottest trends around - edtech & fintech!
And we love that we succeed as a business while powering the dreams of talented students!
How far along are we?
We are the leaders in our space by a mile!
We are backed by Sequoia, Jungle Ventures, Owl Ventures & Harvard!
Read the latest fundraising news here
Who are we as people?
We have a lean, rockstar team.
We have come this far with a lean team because we love to increase talent density with every new member we add. Yes, we are pickier than the usual company.
We hire slowly and deliberately
You can meet our founders here -> Arnav Kumar and Vaibhav Singh
Arnav tweets here
This is a great time to join the rocketship and participate in the upside -
You will have tearing-your-hair-level complex & challenging problems to solve
With massive upside, if you solve them
In a super fast-paced environment that will challenge you
With enough resources to play offense
And mentorship from the founding team
We love people who are ‘relentlessly resourceful’. Find your way out. Focus on the possibilities instead of the problems.
We take calculated risks backed by data and information available and encourage fail fast to find the best solutions as soon as possible
Continuous learning and improvement is the key. We don’t stop learning. We treat feedback as a gift and as an opportunity to get better.
We operate with a growth mindset and not a mindset of fear or judgement. You are in control of your own ability to learn and improve. We love Resilience.