Distiller Jobs

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Senior Director of Technology

Full Time Job Description Reports To: Chief Executive Officer Distiller is looking for a Senior Director of Technology to drive major development initiatives across a variety of products. This person believes in a lightweight behavior-driven development process and continuous improvement and iteration, and thrives working at a small but growing startup. This person enjoys building and leading a small team and driving the development of new products. Distiller is the world’s largest whiskey and spirits focused platform, and enables users to discover, rate, review, and discuss spirits that they’re trying with people all over the world. We are an award-winning platform and the industry leader in our space. Core Responsibilities - Direct Distiller’s technical approach and lead all aspects of development with an emphasis on lean startup methodology. - Work with company leadership to build up the development team within Distiller. - Direct and oversee new feature and product development. - Evaluate technologies and tools. Establish best practices, team habits, workflows and processes. - Directly contribute to feature development by writing and reviewing code. - Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors. - Negotiate and work with vendors, contractors and strategic partners. Requirements: Must have much of the following: - Proven experience in similar leadership roles. - Hiring and team building experience. - Ability to craft clear and direct timelines and department budgets. - Excellent communication skills. - Interest in and keen awareness of emerging technological trends. - Detail oriented approach to problem solving. - Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field and/or 5+ years of experience as a professional software developer. Technical Skills: Familiarity with some or most of the following: - Ruby/Rails/Rspec - Javascript/Typescript/Angular - C#/Xamarin Studio/Visual Studio - iOS/Android development - Maintaining a hosted web service APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Engineering Intern

Part Time - Seattle, WA

Job Description Distiller is looking for spirits loving engineering interns to assist our Sr. Director of Engineering with development work, bugs, and development of the Distiller web and mobile products. You will gain hands on experience, and you will work on an award-winning product that teaches people about spirits. In office tastings and visits from brands are common, so if you love spirits and code, this is the best internship on earth! We will work with you to find ideal days for you to come work. We can also work with your school or internship program to provide credit if needed. This is a part time position. Skills & Requirements Working knowledge of: - Ruby (some RAILS experience preferred ) - Javascript MVC’s - Maintaining a hosted web service Familiarity with some of the following specific technologies: - Relational dbs (Postgresql preferred) - coffeescript (both in-browser and server-side with node.js) - spinejs or another javascript MVC - Unit testing frameworks (rspec, jasmine) Additional Ideal Skills: - Familiarity with iOS / Objective-C and Android / Java a plus - Interest and some knowledge of craft spirits APPLY FOR THIS JOB

Spirits Loving Intern

Internship/Part Time - Seattle, WA

Job Description Distiller is looking to hire a part time intern to handle everything from helping to sort spirits samples, process review requests, answer support tickets, create new product listings in Distiller, help run fan giveaways and contests, and everything in between. Skills & Requirements - Highly motivated & organized - Interest in startup culture - Desire to work hands on with the product and Distiller users - Desire to learn - Familiarity and comfortability dealing with social media platforms - Strong writing skills - Interest in distilled spirits APPLY FOR THIS JOB