Blue Bottle Coffee

East bay
501+ employees
101 - 250 engineers
$25m - $50m funding

Blue Bottle Coffee is a network of cafes and online experiences united by the simple purpose of getting great coffee to everyone who asks for it. Improbably and delightfully, there are hundreds of us now. We roast on three coasts, make great drinks, clean up after ourselves, bake cookies, type up invoices, get change at the bank, and say please and thank you. We offer the elderly and pregnant our seats on the bus and brush and floss daily. We look forward to meeting you.

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Why join us?

  • You will have an opportunity to make impact on one of Blue Bottle’s most important projects.

  • You will join at the time Blue Bottle Coffee is experiencing strong growth momentum.

  • You will join small but mighty engineering team with diverse cultural and academic backgrounds.

  • Our Old Oakland office is in heart of Oakland downtown and steps away from BART.

Engineering at Blue Bottle Coffee

Engineering team and processes

Our team focuses on three main areas. Our Consumer efforts are focused on ecommerce and mobile experiences. Our Manufacturing Applications solve for unique workflows. Our Data Science projects predict demand of pastries and coffee beans for our cafes.

We practice agile development with two week sprints. We meet every two weeks to plan a sprint. We write automated test for every feature. Our pull request review process is intentional and thorough. We expose all engineers to all levels of a stack from devops to UI. Our infrastructure is in AWS.

Technical Challenges

We are working to provide a unique mobile experience for our guests. We are developing applications to solve unique manufacturing challenges with consumer products such as Perfectly Ground. We provide forecasts for cafe that minimizes waste and decreases stockout for pastries and coffee beans.

Projects you might work on
  • Mobile application

  • E-commerce website

  • Demand forecasting for items sold in cafe

  • Data infrastructure and pipeline

  • Applications for managing manufacturing unique workflows

Tech stack
Angular/React/Ruby on Rails - consumer
Python - demand forecasting
Go/Ruby on Rails - ETL/Data

Working at Blue Bottle Coffee

Our people are the kindest, most hard working and talented in the business. We’re an impossibly eclectic group of coffee experts, artists, writers, sensory scientists, bakers, designers, and all-around dreamers.

Perks & benefits
  • Free Food
  • Beautiful Office
  • Pet Friendly
  • Maternal/Paternal Leave
  • Health Insurance
  • Relocation
Our Team by the Numbers

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