UI/UX Developer

The Role

If you are looking for an opportunity to develop the UI and App for a growing startup poised to disrupt the entire coffee industry, then you’ve come to the right place! Briggo is an Austin-based specialty coffee company which empowers people to create their perfect cups of coffee. By combining the best specialty ingredients with modern mobile technology, cloud computing, and robotics, we are transforming the entire coffee experience. Quality, consistency, and convenience…all in a small footprint. We are a multidisciplinary group of world class engineers and we are looking for someone to contribute to the development of our UI / UX and App to blow away the customers of the Briggo fully-automated, robotic barista Coffee Haus.

Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate a passion for stellar user experience
  • Develop, deploy, maintain and support our HTML/CSS/JS GUIs
  • Develop, deploy, maintain and support the Cordova-wrapping of our GUIs for iOS and Android
  • Help drive QA and release cycles
  • Author, maintain, and improve programmer, administrator, and user documentation
  • Document changes and status
  • Help track and respond to issues logged
  • Work as part of a cross functional team including electrical and mechanical engineers, manufacturing engineers, and coffee specialists to insure the best possible user experience
  • Complete projects with limited supervision using sound development practices
  • Must be self-motivated and driven

Qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • At least 3 years of experience developing successful internet and/or mobile-based products
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to remain composed and professional in stressful, high-pressure customer situations
  • Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative, cross-functional, agile/scrum environment
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and technical troubleshooting skills
  • Familiar with creating builds in JS framework environments is required (e.g. ES, Node, Gulp, Grunt, Babel, Watchify)
  • Familiarity with React, Redux (or other Flux implementation), Gulp, and ES 2015 preferred
  • Some Unix proficiency is required
  • Experience with RESTful APIs is required
  • Experience with source control required (git is currently used but familiarity with CVS, Mercurial, Perforce, etc. is acceptable)
  • Experience developing and deploying iOS and/or Android applications is strongly preferred
  • Strong background in HTML/CSS/JS and jQuery
  • Strong familiarity with JSON and jQuery’s AJAX API
  • Strong familiarity with browser-based debugging through Chrome or Firebug
  • Java (Swing, SWT, AWT) and Swift/Objective-C experience is a plus
  • Experience with Cordova is preferred
  • nginx experience is preferred
  • An eye for design and color, and the ability to create graphics in Photoshop or Illustrator is preferred
  • Familiarity with project management methodologies is preferred
  • Some knowledge of Python and Fabric is a plus

Apply

The Briggo team is eager to find enthusiastic, innovative individuals that can help us scale our operations quickly! This role presents you with the unique opportunity to be part of one of Austin’s fast-growth startups, marrying the best of consumer goods and technology as we strive to become a global brand. You’ll have direct access to every employee at Briggo and skills development is a priority here. We want to give you the best learning experience possible and expect you to contribute your best ideas and effort. If you’re ready for the challenge, please send your resume and cover letter to jobs@briggo.com today!
Learn more about Briggo:

OUR HOME

Our global headquarters is located in the heart of Austin’s northwest corridor, next to the popular Domain district.

11000 North Mopac Expressway, Suite 150
Austin, Texas  78759

(512) 524-1370