ABOUT

Blender is based in Spokane, WA and is one of the premier event based experiential activation companies in the world.  We inspire people by taking ordinary experiences and making them remarkable. Our foundation was built on our proprietary hashtag printing product, Photoboxx, which has allowed us to work with some of the worlds largest brands including Coca-Cola, Harley Davidson, Facebook, Amazon, TeenVogue, and Microsoft.  Blender has an inspiring work environment and we seek talented employees who are self-motivated, crave learning new skills, and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. Our two main products are Photoboxx and Socialdrip


Current Openings

Software Engineer (Web/Mobile) - Spokane WA


Role Profile

As a software engineer you will work directly with our agile development team to build products and work on projects that will immediately help us grow. Our ideal candidate is someone who legit LOVES to code and is eager to learn more about creating industry changing technology. This role is for someone who is an innate problem solver and makes sure things are done right and delivered on time. 
You’d be a great fit for this role if you have full stack experience, but if you had to choose, you’d love to work on the front end of web apps and build awesome mobile apps. You’d set yourself apart from the rest if are a rockstar with React on the web and React Native for mobile.


Job Duties - (Day-to-Day)

  • Building & delivering robust, scalable, and usable software in 1-2 week sprint increments for our current and future products
  • Working with the team to formulate user stories, and then translate them into pragmatic and effective technical solution
  • Asking for help immediately when stuck in order to help the team accomplish our goals every single day
  • Following developer coding standards and properly testing code to ensure efficiency
  • Contributing ideas for more efficient code and processes
  • Diving into difficult problems and successfully deliver results on schedule
  • Occasionally communicating effectively with clients to help resolve any technical support issues in a timely manner

Skills & Requirements

You meet most (if not more) of the following requirements:
  • 2+ years of recent hands-on. full-stack, web development experience
  • A bachelor’s degree or better in computer science or related field, or an intriguing reason for not having one
  • Self-Starter, highly motivated, team-player, high quality, get-it-done mentality
  • Solid object oriented programming and software design knowledge - you should know how to create software that’s extensible, reusable, scalable, and meets desired architectural objectives.
  • Experience with of most of these web development programming languages (React, Node.JS, Typescript, HTML, CSS)
  • Experience with mobile app development/design with React Native (or native iOS/Android mobile experience)
  • Experience with database design and usages of big data and stored procedures with MySQL to build analytic dashboards
  • Experience working with source code repositories and working with branches

Extra Credit Experience

  • Experience with implementation of social media APIs like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook
  • Dabbled on projects with a Raspberry Pi or similar mini computer
  • Dev Ops experience with AWS Cloud Services such as S3, Elastic Beanstalk, SQS, EC2, Lambda
  • Familiar with Electron and/or other cross platform desktop app builders
  • Familiar any image manipulation libraries (PHP GD, PHP ImageMagick, Node Canvas, C# system.draw)
  • Background in Unit and Integration testing, as well as a solid understanding of user exploratory testing

Work Schedule & Benefits

  • Full-Time Salaried Role with flexible schedule
  • Unlimited coordinated vacation
  • Comprehensive welcome package (work laptop, monitor, desk budget
  • Office snacks, team lunches, & beer on tap
  • Downtown parking spot & free Uber account
  • Monthly book credit
  • Monthly Gym Benefit
  • Charity matching
  • Apple store business discount
  • Free Photoboxx rentals
  • Simple IRA Retirement Account
  • Competitive Salary DOE
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Sales Development Rep - Spokane WA

Role Profile

The Sales Development Rep is responsible for supporting our sales team by building new relationships with potential clients and prospecting for new opportunities

Skills & Requirements

You're someone who consistently meets & exceeds goals. You love solving problems. As the SDR, you will have a sharp focus on connecting with new clients who fit into our target industries. You will be the lead point of contact in connecting potential clients with our all star sales team. The ideal candidate is someone who is organized, efficient at researching, is comfortable with using technology, and is always trying to think of new/better ways to accomplish your goals.

  • Authenticity: You’re a solid person. We work together, we grind together, we travel together, ski together, sip beer together, and most importantly, we’ve got each others back.
  • Work ethic: You have a chance to write the script on how sales happen day to day. You have freedom to fail, think outside the box, and try new strategies - you will not be afraid to be creative, hustle, and work smart in order to make things happen.
  • Tech savviness: You’re efficient on a MacBook and can use tools and tech to its highest potential. You're familiar with research and using LinkedIn, database searches, other online tools.
  • Desire to grow: You have a thirst to learn and be better every day, for yourself, for the team, and for our customers. You take time “off field” to learn and grow in your career. Who says this will be an internship forever? Prove yourself to our team and we can find a permanent place for you here.

Job Duties - (Day-to-Day)

You meet most (or all) of the following requirements:
  • Part time. Approximately 12-18 hours of work per week (3-4 hours/day M-F)
  • New client research and prospecting
  • Lead building and updating our CRM
  • Start conversations with new clients
  • Client management
  • Be creative and authentic in connecting with clients
  • Create efficient systems for outreach
  • Ability to solve problems independently

Work Schedule & Benefits

  • Part time
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Comprehensive welcome package (Laptop, desk budget)
  • Office snacks, team lunches
  • Beer on tap in the office
  • Monthly book credit
  • Charity matching
  • Apple store business discount

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