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Posted: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 3:34 AM

Job Description:/h3:
The R and D Tech will be the hands:on backbone of our engineering effort. Working alongside our engineering staff, this person will be building and testing versions of our ground:breaking coffee roaster, which is truly the first of its kind. Were looking for a smart, pragmatic team player:someone who can take direction well, but has good problem:solving skills on their own. This is a small, highly:skilled team and we are seeking to complete it with the right set of hands.
* Supporting the day:to:day operations of the engineering team, including hands:on technical support for a variety of routine tasks
* Operating prototype roasters and following all safety procedures and protocols
* Timely execution of tests, reporting out about said tests, and maintenance of testing
* Hardware assembly, and assisting engineers in the testing of assemblies
* Test request processing and handling
* Instrument calibration
* Performance of failure analysis
* Maintenance and repair of prototypes
* Creative, in:the:moment problem solving
* Shipping and receiving
* Keeping the workstation clean and organized
* Perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor
Technical Qualifications:
* Associates Degree or above in a technical field is preferred; high school diploma required
* Expert:level proficiency with basic hand tools, including soldering irons, hand drills, Dremel tools, and multimeters
* Work experience in a R and D lab environment is a plus
* Accountability, ownership of tasks, striving for accomplishment and success, results oriented
* Familiarity with Microsoft Office and cloud based equivalents (e.g. Google Docs)
* Good dexterity, attention to detail and quality as well as excellent work discipline
* Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Team Qualifications
* Familiarity with the startup world: Were in the early (but funded) stages. We work hard and have hard deadlines.
* Humility and flexibility: Were a small but mighty team made up of many different disciplines and backgrounds.
* Authorized to work in the U.S.
Company Description:/h3:
Our team is a group of coffee industry pros, engineers, designers and mad scientists who are deeply committed to the betterment of coffee. Were taking a balanced approach with research and technology to empower the wise and aspiring artists within the coffee universe. We combine software, analytics and on:site roasting to make coffee more efficient, sustainable and inclusive. And were having a lot of fun doing it.


• Location: East Bay

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