Careers

The Internet of Things is more than a buzzword; it represents a multi-trillion-dollar market opportunity over the next 20 years. We call this the Quantified Economy. Buddy Platform is working from the ground up to help realize the promise of smarter spaces. From a powerful cloud service, to a flexible monitoring system for buildings, to a forever-free back end for mobile applications, Buddy is providing the building blocks necessary to unlock the power of data, and the insights it can provide.

We have a vibrant and engaging team culture, and a strong work ethic – putting our customers at the center of every decision we make. We’re proud of what we’ve accomplished so far, but there’s lots more to do. We’re passionate about the promise of smart spaces, and the savings, quality of life and services they can provide. If you’re looking for a place to learn, execute, and thrive, we’d love to get in touch.

 

We have offices in Adelaide, South Australia, Seattle, Washington, Dublin, Irelandand Miami, Florida and new opportunities to join the team pop up regularly. IoT is growing fast, and so are we.

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Mission and Culture

We are looking for stand out developers, marketing and sales people who want to be a part of a rapidly growing company and work in a fun, team-centered culture.

We have a strong dedication to our product and our customers’ experience. We believe in a handful of simple core values that shape what we do:

  • Customer-focus: We recognize our customers determine our success.
  • Transparency: We communicate clearly and directly.
  • Accountability: We do what we commit to and take responsibility for our actions.
  • Ownership: We all have skin in the game and we act like it.
  • Fun: We revel in our work and each other.

Benefits

Healthcare options:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision benefits for employee, spouse, dependents (U.S. employees)

Time-off:

  • Vacation and sick days (take as needed) and nine (9) designated paid holidays for U.S. employees.
  • Twenty (20) days annual leave, public holidays and ten (10) days personal leave for Australian employees.

Other:

  • 401(k) (U.S. employees)
  • Orca Card (Seattle employees)
  • Snacks, drinks and company sponsored lunches
  • Monthly team outings from happy hours to sporting events, we do it all together!
  • Opportunity to travel domestically and globally to help our customers, attend industry events, and spend time in Buddy offices in Seattle and Australia.

If all this sounds good, shoot us a note.

Here are the opportunities we are actively looking to fill, but if you are an experienced, enthusiastic person who wants to make an impact, and Buddy sounds like a good fit, don’t hesitate to get in touch at [email protected].

You can also follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook where we will be advertising job opportunities on a regular basis.


Job Listings

Full Stack Developer – Seattle, WA

We’re looking for a full stack developer who is excited about technology and would like to solve problems involving a range of technologies.

Do you want to work on real products that have a cult following among loyal customers? Do you want to work in cross functional teams that solve and ship real user stories every week?

This role will be based out of our Seattle office and focused on our Airstream project, which involves turning the iconic Airstream trailer into a smart trailer. The first smart Airstreams have started shipping out of the factories and we have lots more cool work to do.

The project is delivered using Scrum and the team has a wide range of skills. The project involves working on a set of native mobile apps, a web portal and our cloud platform.

We’re a start-up, publicly traded on the Australian Stock Exchange. So have the kind of impact on the company’s product, culture, and direction that you get at a start-up, but also get stock grants of publicly traded stock, and working hours.

Responsibilities:

  • Be flexible and willing to embrace change
  • Collaborate with feature crew engineers (pair-programming as appropriate) to plan and deliver user stories every week or two
  • Collaborate with peer leads and the heads of Product and Engineering to shape the direction of features and the product at large
  • Apply your intellectual and emotional intelligence to resolve ambiguity and find the right path forward
  • Share DevOps and QA responsibilities within the team

Qualifications:

  • Degree or equivalent experience plus 3+ years’ industry experience in software engineering (frontend, backend, or otherwise)
  • Ability to apply software engineering principles to solve problems with a focus on simplicity and maintainability
  • Passion for learning
  • Passion for communicating clearly and respectfully
  • Experience with Scrum is a plus
  • Ability to work in two or three of the following areas: web, mobile, cloud
  • A strong background in QA is strongly desired
  • Experience as an SDET or with test automation highly regarded

Core Technologies:

  • Java
  • Azure
  • Android or iOS
  • React
  • JavaScript