Open Position

SEO Analyst

About the Role

This is a full-time role with a Minnesota-based search marketing agency. We’re looking for a candidate with a passion for digital marketing to join a young, fast-growing company. In this role, you’ll develop into a highly-capable SEO expert as you work alongside our talented and experienced team of search marketers.

The chosen candidate will be a curious self-starter who is motivated by driving results for our clients. This role encourages (or more accurately, requires) entrepreneurial enthusiasm, as the chosen candidate will have the opportunity to contribute to the growth and direction of Uproer as a business.


  • Strategy Development
    • Aid in the development of outcome-driven SEO strategies
      • Support the creation of tactical roadmaps that prioritize SEO opportunities given each client’s goals & unique marketing situation (industry, competition, resources, etc.)
  • SEO Analysis & Execution
    • Manage the prioritization and execution of SEO tasks, including but not
      limited to:

      • Keyword research & competitor analysis
      • Content auditing & outlining
      • Technical, on-page, and off-page auditing & optimization
      • Measurement & reporting
    • Use our suite of digital tools to uncover insights to guide our strategy and share with clients
    • Create reporting that communicates results and surfaces new insights and recommendations
  • Account Management
    • Assist with account management duties like organizing meeting agendas, providing clients with updates, and attending meetings
    • Maintain an organizational system that ensures your responsibilities are completed on time & to expectations
  • Career Development
    • Develop yourself continuously
      • Practice continuous self-improvement by welcoming feedback and taking responsibility for your personal growth
      • Stay informed of industry developments, particularly in the realm of ecommerce and SaaS, to keep you and your team on the leading edge of SEO
      • Strive to do your best work, treating each challenge or deliverable as an opportunity to level up our work

Preferred Experience & Skills

  • Curious, data-driven, creative. If your brain just lit up going “That’s me!”, it might be a good fit
  • Organized + reliable. We need someone who shows up, sticks to deadlines, and loves a good spreadsheet
  • Proactive self-starter. We will give you the freedom to research unique solutions and suggest new ideas, and we’ll talk through them together
  • Exceptional communication skills. Oral, written, presentation: you name it, we want it
  • Internship or entry-level experience in which you’ve been introduced to the basics of SEO and content marketing is strongly preferred

Benefits of Working at Uproer

Uproer is a perfect fit for the experienced SEO who is hungry for more freedom and more responsibility. We’re a growth-minded group of entrepreneurs who enjoy building a work environment that makes room for our passions. We are world travelers, pet-owners, and concert-lovers, and the environment we’ve created encourages a true work-life balance, no matter what hobbies we choose to pursue. The common thread among all of us is that we get fulfillment from an environment that challenges us to be better people & professionals.

Here are some other benefits:

  • Autonomous work environment that allows you to set your own schedule
  • Flexible paid vacation policy
  • Flexible work-from-wherever policy
  • “Offline Fridays” – 32 hour standard work week with flexible Fridays
  • $900 annual wellness stipend
  • Paid parental leave
  • Retirement program with 3% company match
  • 50% coverage of health insurance and 100% coverage of dental and vision insurance
  • Learning opportunities, like memberships to MnSearch & other industry organizations


  • Salary: $50k-$57k
    • Negotiable based on experience
  • Up to 10% annual bonus based on performance goals

About the Company

Uproer was founded in May 2017 and is based in St. Paul. We’re a team of ten full-time employees plus a tight network of talented, local contractors.

  • What we do: Uproer solves the “shitty agency” problem by understanding that great results are a byproduct of a great relationship
  • How we do it: Our relationship-driven model prioritizes exceptional service, outcome-driven strategies, deep expertise, and transparency
  • Why we do it: To help great companies get found

How to Apply

Please click Apply and attach your resume and/or LinkedIn profile and your portfolio of work, if you have one. No need to send a cover letter – no one should have to write those things anymore.

Sr. Manager, SEO & Operations

Dave Sewich

Dave made an accidental foray into digital marketing after graduating from the University of Minnesota Duluth and hasn’t looked back. Having spent the first part of his marketing journey brand-side, he now works with the Uproer team to help clients realize their goals through the lens of search.

When not at work, you’ll find Dave staying active and living a healthy lifestyle, listening to podcasts, and enjoying live music. A Minnesotan born and raised, his favorite sport is hockey and he still finds time to skate once in a while.

Dave’s DiSC style is C. He enjoys getting things done deliberately and systematically without sacrificing speed and efficiency. When it comes to evaluating new ideas and plans, he prefers to take a logical approach, always sprinkling on a bit of healthy skepticism for good measure. At work, Dave’s happiest when he has a chance to dive deep into a single project for hours at a time. He loves contributing to Uproer and being a part of a supportive team but is most productive when working solo.

Founder & CEO

Griffin Roer

Griffin discovered SEO in 2012 during a self-taught web development course and hasn’t looked back. After years of working as an SEO consultant to some of the country’s largest retail and tech brands, Griffin pursued his entrepreneurial calling of starting an agency in May of 2017.

Outside of work, Griffin enjoys going to concerts and spending time with his wife, two kids, and four pets.

Griffin’s DiSC style is D. He’s driven to set and achieve goals quickly, which helps explain why he’s built his career in the fast-paced agency business. Griffin’s most valuable contributions to the workplace include his motivation to make progress, his tendency towards bold action, and his willingness to challenge assumptions.