Our ground-breaking client is revolutionizing the transportation industry! Having launched in 2016, they are headquartered now in Bastrop, TX and was founded with the incredible mission to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. They are creating unprecedented technology to increase tunneling speeds and decrease costs with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions. As a passionate and diverse community, they are searching for smart and scrappy people who are determined to innovate at every opportunity.

With the company expanding and transforming the way to build tomorrow’s transportation network, as a Front End Software Engineer you will be responsible for helping build automation and application software for the next generation of machines that will be used to build new underground transportation system. This role will primarily be focused on overseeing the design and implementation of tools to operate, analyze and control the client’s machines. You will work within a devoted company that is on a great mission to change how technology is utilized for the greater good of transportation.

What YOU get to DO at this INNOVATING company

  • Design and implement tunnel boring HMIs in an iterative process
  • Visualize relevant data for different stakeholders using dashboards (e.g., Grafana)
  • Execute user research and requirements gathering for new and existing products
  • Take ownership of relevant Boring Company websites
  • Develop web-based engineering tool UIs to use in the field

What YOU need to SUCCEED in this role

  • Bachelor’s degree in human computer interaction, human factors, interaction design, computer science or related discipline and 2+ years of experience in front end development OR 4+ years of experience in front end development.
  • Previous experience in evaluating complex user needs and implementing HMIs for different machines (automotive, automation industry, …)
  • Development experience in JavaScript, CSS and HTML
  • Familiarity with SQL, NoSQL and (time series) databases
  • History of using git or similar versioning tools for development.
  • Ability and motivation to learn new skills rapidly.
  • Capable of working with imperfect information.
  • Experience in designing and testing user interfaces in iterations.
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • Agile teams experience is a plus!
  • Passion to work long hours and weekends as necessary.

What’s in it for YOU?

  • Launch of a career with a company that is evolving the transportation industry and helping humanity, make a meaningful impact that will last for generations to come!
  • Highly competitive compensation range and spectacular comprehensive benefits package with paid holidays, a generous PTO plan, and equity for all permanent employees.
  • They offer a wide variety of programs to support the health, wellness, and financial security of their employees and their families.
  • Beautiful Bastrop location sure beats Austin traffic!