Blender is based in Spokane, WA and is one of the premier event based experiential activation companies in the world.  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 Developer (Full-Stack Web) - Spokane WA

Role Profile

As a software developer 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 things and you are a rockstar with Angular 4/5. Even more so, you’ve got some experience in cross platform mobile and desktop app development (with tools like Xamarin and Electron), you would be an even better fit.

Job Duties - (Day-to-Day)

  • Building & delivering robust, scalable, and usable software in 1 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
  • 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. (Background experience in C# is a major plus)
  • Experience with most of these web development programming languages (Angular 4/5, Node.JS, Typescript, HTML, CSS)
  • 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
  • Experience with mobile app development/design using cross platform app builders like Xamarin or something similar.
  • 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 (laptop, monitor, desk budget)
  • Snacks, team lunches and unlimited cold beer
  • Downtown parking spot & free Uber account
  • Outdoor days budget (hiking, skiing, camping, etc)
  • Monthly book credit
  • Charity matching
  • Apple store business discount
  • Free Photoboxx rentals
  • Competitive Salary DOE