MOBILITY. SOCIAL. PUBLISHING. A highly influential collection of communities and content for Politics, Colleges and Sports audiences

WE ARE A COMMUNITY BUILDER

MOKO SOCIAL MEDIA IS THE PREMIER MULTI-MEDIA PLATFORM FOR THE MOST INFLUENTIAL CONSUMERS IN POLITICS, COLLEGES, SPORTS AND FITNESS. THIS DISCERNING AUDIENCE IS DRIVEN BY COMMON INTERESTS. WE PROVIDE THEM WITH AN UNPARALLELED SEAMLESS USER EXPERIENCE ACROSS SCREENS ENABLING THEM TO CONSUME AND SHARE CONTENT, AND COMMUNICATE AMONGST LIKE MINDED INDIVIDUALS.

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THE MOKO PLATFORM

At the center of the MOKO Social Media platform thrives as the incarnation of influential ideas, analysis, technology and processes to deliver the right content to the right audiences on a device of their choice.

 

Why Advertise With Us?

Reach a highly engaged, valued consumer through any brand messaging to performance based ads leveraging the latest rich media, video, display and proprietary ad units.

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MOKO SOCIAL Media sites and apps are carefully selected and curated to maintain the perfect balance of innovative content and editorial integrity, allowing us to initiate highly engaging and deeply sustained conversations with our target audience.

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THE MOKO NEWS

We are Passionate. Our teams care about the products we create and we always put our users first.

Ian Rodwell, CEO

THE MOKO TEAM

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IAN RODWELL

Chief Executive Officer

As Founder and CEO, Ian has built an effective team to scale MOKO from an Australian based social engagement platform into an internationally recognized publisher of highly influential content for digital consumers. Ian led MOKO’s move from the Australian Stock Exchange to the NASDAQ in 2014 and drives the vision and passion for the company’s seven core products. Ian has over 20 years experience in multimedia, corporate and consumer design and has successfully managed multi-million dollar projects across the globe including McKinsey, BMW, Unliver and MTV.

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MICHAEL HINES

Chief Revenue Officer

A strategic thinker and natural connector, Mike is focused on ensuring MOKO’s product and content offerings provide significant value to users while driving revenue for MOKO’s partners and advertisers. With over 25 years of extensive experience in advertising, mobile consumer behavior, and media networks, Mike provides the leadership to ensure that our products easily connect consumers and brands in a relevant and efficient way. Mike’s extensive career has taken him to leadership roles globally with the likes of Pepsico, Nike, Dimension Data/Proxicom, Zanox and several mobile start ups.

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KIM HICKS

SVP Finance

Kim has over 15 years of financial experience establishing financial systems, infrastructure and best practices. She has served in executive management at Tangible, a cybersecurity solutions company. Previously, Kim served in various senior and executive management positions including Core180, acquired by Harris Corporation and ServiceBench, acquired by National Electronics Warranty (NEW) and awarded the Hottest Exit by the Northern Virginia Technology Council. Kim holds a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from George Mason University. She is a licensed CPA in the State of Virginia, a member of the AICPA and VSCPA and on the Board of Trustees for the VSCPA PAC.

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GEORGE TUCKER

Chief Technical Officer

As CTO, George leads the team and infrastructure for delivering MOKO’s digital platform for its products. George has spent the last four years focused on leading the technical implementation efforts from MOKO’s development team across 3 continents. He has 15 years of experience in software architecture and development that includes both web and mobile technologies.

CORPORATE INFORMATION

Financial Reports

Board Members

Greg McCann
Chairman

Greg is also Chairman of Tel.Pacific, former Chairman of NBN Tasmania and on the Board of the Australian law firm, Lander and Rogers.

He was previously a partner with Deloitte for 24 years, and has held a number of senior leadership roles, including Managing Partner/Director for Deloitte Consulting/ICS in Australia, a systems integrator specialising in the implementation of enterprise applications.

Greg is also Managing Director and principal of Exentor Group, an independent software and IT consulting services supplier to the Asia Pacific.


Ian Rodwell
Managing Director and CEO

Mr Rodwell is also the founder of MOKO.mobi. He has over 20 years experience in corporate and consumer design and multimedia and has owned and operated several businesses specialising in this field. He has worked in Australia, Singapore, UK and the US, managing projects for many international companies including McKinsey, BMW, UniLever, and MTV.

In the consumer area, Mr Rodwell led projects for several of the world’s biggest names in sport including Manchester United FC; The All Blacks; Adidas; and several top tennis stars such as Anna Kournikova and Lleyton Hewitt. His role includes the oversight of all Company’s product development and strategic planning.


Hans de Back
Non-Executive Director

Hans is the CEO and co-founder of the Triscreen Media Group, managing a number of companies providing interactive media solutions. Hans previously worked as a lawyer for several international firms, specializing in mergers & acquisitions with an focus on telecom, media & entertainment. In 1999 he co-founded Telitas Benelux, one of the first and most successful mobile content providers in Europe. In 2002 Telitas was sold to Index for €50 million, and Hans went on to develop the Triscreen Media Group, which has grown to 6 offices worldwide with activity in over 35 countries and revenues of more than €100 million.


Mark Hauser
Non-Executive Director

Mark Hauser has been a director since February 2014. He is a Senior Managing Director of OFS Management, responsible for OFS’ SBIC fund. Mr. Hauser is also the founder and Managing Director of Tamarix Capital, an investment firm dedicated to using flexible financing solutions to support management teams in lower-middle-market companies, and oversees its investment activities. Prior thereto, he was a Senior Managing Director at Sandell Asset Management, an international multi-strategy alternative asset manager, where he founded and was global head of the firm’s private equity practice as well as a member of its investment committee. Prior to joining Sandell, he was a Managing Director at FdG Associates, a New York-based middle-market private equity fund focused on investing in family owned businesses. Previously, he was a Managing Director at Ocean Capital Corporation, a private international investment banking firm. Mr. Hauser has served as an officer and on the boards of directors of various private and public portfolio companies, both in the U.S. and abroad. Mr. Hauser began his career as a corporate attorney,practicing in New York, Sydney and London. He holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree and a Bachelor of Law Degree from Sydney University and a Master of Law Degree from the London School of Economics & Political Science.

Top Shareholders

NATIONAL NOMINEES LIMITED
EMROSE BV
REEF INVESTMENTS PTY LTD
GREATSIDE HOLDINGS PTY LTD
J P MORGAN NOMINEES AUSTRALIA LIMITED
FLORENCE PROPRIETARY LIMITED
PERSHING AUSTRALIA NOMINEES PTY LTD (INDIAN OCEAN ACCT)
OSIRIS CAPITAL INVESTMENTS PTY LTD
EARL FIDUCIARY AG
WESTERN PACIFIC CORPORATE INVESTMENTS PTY LTD
ICE COLD INVESTMENTS PTY LTD
HSBC CUSTODY NOMINEES (AUSTRALIA) LIMITED
CITICORP NOMINEES PTY LIMITED
MR EDDIE SUGAR
MR IAN MICHAEL RODWELL & MRS SIMONE ELIZABETH RODWELL
BOWMAN INVESTMENT HOLDINGS PTY LTD
MR IAN NIVEN GOLDIE
HSN INVESTMENTS PTY LTD
MR ADRIAN KEITH CROOK & MRS SAMANTHA JANE CROOK
ROXTRUS PTY LIMITED

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Rails Developer

We are growing our team in order to develop and support new projects. We are looking to hire a capable Perth based developer for a Ruby on Rails role who derives joy from solving problems. We will be asking for your help to deliver solutions for high volume mobile and web applications to a global market.

If you have proven success in a commercial development environment and thrive in a multi-platform, energetic development environment … and you enjoy cake you have the makings of what we are looking for. This is a full time position and we are looking to fill ASAP.

Our Tech Stack:

Ruby on Rails
Tested on RSpec
Your choice of workstation companion
Linux server minions in the cloud
Persistence with MySQL
Source Control brought to you by the letters G I and T
Trello

Requirements:

Proven commercial development experience
Experience with databases (a selection of MySQL, MSSQL, PostgresSQL, Oracle, sqlite) and SQL
Strong understanding of RESTful APIs
Understanding of unit and behaviour testing (BDD).
Permanent Australian resident
Self motivated

Bonus points if you have experience with:

PHP
apache and/or nginx
Solid front end experience with HTML5, CSS, Javascript
Native Mobile development for iOS, Android (Objective CC, Java, C/C++)
Other achievements you are proud of

So if this sounds like your cup of tea (or coffee if you would prefer), then we would love to hear from you. A copy of your resume with a brief outline of why you think you’re right for this position will initiate the process. If you can provide examples of your code (archive, URL, github, bitbucket, sourceforge) it will greatly strengthen your application (please don’t send us stuff under 3rd party NDA – it is just awkward). We understand you have to pay the bills, so we’re happy to negotiate an attractive salary commensurate with your experience & skill set. We offer an informal, relaxed and flexible working environment with our emphasis being on results not bureaucracy.

About the company:
MOKO Social Media Limited is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes diversity. MOKO uses its mobile and web platform to build and provide value to thematic online communities. MOKO is a 10 year old publically traded company listed on two stock exchanges. You can find out more about the company at http://www.mokosocialmedia.com

You’ll be joining a small crew of motivated and awesome folks based in our Highgate office in Western Australia overlooking the Beaufort Street café strip.

Email: techjobs@mokosocialmedia.com

Mobile Developer – iOS / Android

We are embarking on some major new projects! We need experienced, Perth based mobile developers (iOS and/or Android) with a love of technology and the drive to ship a world class product. We would like to see you wow us with your problem solving abilities and be comfortable hitting the ground running to help deliver high volume mobile applications.

The right candidates will have proven success in mobile development and will thrive in an energetic, fast-paced environment…..and enjoy cake. We are looking to fill a full time position asap.

Requirements:

Proven commercial experience developing iOS and/or Android native applications
Extensive knowledge of iOS (obj C) and/or Android (Java) APIs and architecture
Understanding & experience using Web Services & RESTful APIs
Solid front end experience (our designers will help you make it look pretty!)
Strong understanding of standard internet protocols (eg. HTTP, JSON)
Experience with Git
Self motivated. You will be in the driving seat to make these apps great!
Attention to detail

Bonus points if you have experience with:

Ruby on Rails
C# & ASP.NET WebAPI
The mobile web
Attention to detail

So if this sounds like your cup of tea (or coffee if you would prefer), then we would love to hear from you. Please email a resume with relevant examples of your work & cover letter outlining why you think you’re right for this position to techjobs@mokosocialmedia.com. We understand you have to keep paying the bills, so we’re happy to negotiate an attractive rate that suits your experience & skill set.

About the company:
MOKO Social Media Limited develops customised mobile community applications to improve communications within organisations such as universities, sports bodies and political groupings. MOKO uses its social platform to work with these organisations to provide important information to their audience/group members via mobile devices. You can find out more about the company at http://www.mokosocialmedia.com

You’ll be joining a crew of motivated and awesome folk based in our Highgate office in Western Australia overlooking the Beaufort Street café strip, with free off street parking.

Contact Us

  • FOR GENERAL INQUIRIES
    info@mokosocialmedia.com

    — Email us. We are coffee loving, cake sharing people. —
  • MOKO BUSINESS HQ
    Alexandria, VA 22314

    — Old Town Alexandria is home to our business development and marketing teams. —
  • MOKO SALES and AD OPERATIONS HQ
    New York, NY 10003

    — New York is where our SALES and ad-ops teams weave their magic. Greener pastures flow through MOKO New York. —
  • MOKO ENGINEERING HQ
    PO BOX 530 Mount Lawley WA 6050

    — The birth place of MOKO, a city that will live in infamy. The AUSTRALIAN office continues to house the core development team. —
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