Work at Sandboxx

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Engineering



Lead Engineer - Web Development


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As a web application engineer you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build a web application to provide insightful and timely data to users
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich JavaScript/HTML/CSS applications using React
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern JavaScript coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design and music
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between front-end JavaScript libraries
  • You are experienced with modern graphing libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and music experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

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If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Backend/Data Engineer


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As a web application engineer you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build an API and database to power the web and mobile applications
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build SDKs/APIs in Python, Mongo and Google App Engine
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Python coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design and music
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different Python libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and music experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

Curious to know all the technologies we use at Sandboxx? Check out our tech stack.


If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Lead iOS Engineer


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As a web application engineer you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build a mobile application to provide insightful and timely data to users
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich Objective C and Swift applications
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Swift coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design and music
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different iOS libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and music experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

Curious to know all the technologies we use at Sandboxx? Check out our tech stack.


If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Lead Android Engineer


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As a web application engineer you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Build a mobile application to provide insightful and timely data to users
  • Deliver high-quality code
  • Collaborate with other engineers and designers
  • Communicate with other team members to plan, coordinate and solicit feedback
  • Pitch in where needed as a valued member of an autonomous, cross-functional team

WHO YOU ARE

  • You know how to build user-friendly, data-rich Android applications
  • You have a deep understanding of current and emerging trends of the web platform
  • You are experienced with modern Java coding, testing, debugging and automation techniques
  • You care about web technologies, exploring data, user experience and design and music
  • You have insights on the tradeoffs between different Android libraries
  • You can tell us about projects you've worked on that helped people understand data
  • You have excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, and can communicate your ideas
  • A degree in Computer Science or a similar area and music experience are bonuses

OUR TECH STACK

Curious to know all the technologies we use at Sandboxx? Check out our tech stack.


If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Marketing



Marketing Intern


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As a marketing intern you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • How to plan and execute digital campaign
  • How to plan and execute events
  • How to create in-app user engagement campaigns
  • How to write and optimize blog posts
  • How to use Google Analytics
  • How to create and optimize Facebook/Instagram advertising campaigns
  • How to prepare and schedule content
  • How to edit videos
  • How to analyze marketing data
  • How to prepare reports for clients and management

NICE TO HAVES

  • Highly organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments
  • Fearless - not afraid to be a bold and an outside the "boxx" thinker (see what we did there?)
  • An aptitude and passion for tackling complex technological problems
  • Love for social, content, marketing technology and general excitement about life

If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Operations



Operations Manager (Arlington, VA)


Sandboxx has a collaborative, fast-paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren’t afraid to tackle big projects. Printing and shipping letters to service members around the world is the day-to-day lifeblood of Sandboxx operations at our HQ in Arlington, VA.


The Operations Manager leads this process. With the help of an hourly team and collaboration with the rest of the Sandboxx teams, the Ops Manager responsibility encompasses managing the daily print and building out our capabilities in innovative ways. Are you interested in startup operations management, process improvement, and leadership? This may be an ideal role for you!


WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Lead all Operations for Sandboxx
  • Lead team of part time workers and coordinate their schedules
  • Oversee day to day operations of printing and shipping letters
  • Managing shipping schedules and calendars
  • Create projections for letter volume, inventory burn and restock rate, and related KPIs
  • Analyze past performance to create better processes and more accurate future projections
  • Implement better error tracking system, key production metrics, and develop corrections
  • Improve integration with revenue and cost projections
  • Build out roadmap for new opportunities related to operational growth or new initiatives and greater efficiencies in current processes
  • Working with engineer (and Dev team) to improve process and related components of the Sandboxx app
  • Manage production partners (shipping, paper supplier, printer manufacturer) for maintenance, ordering, discounts, and payments

SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES

  • Discipline and attention to detail
  • Very reliable executor
  • Account relationship/supplier relationship management
  • Not phased by fires/unexpected challenges
  • Able to outline new projects
  • Leadership and management of part-time and remote staff
  • Process improvement/Six Sigma/Lean
  • Ability to own projects from conception all the way through execution and maintenance

NICE TO HAVES

  • Military experience
  • Mechanical/engineering expertise
  • Printing/Shipping/Postal operations experience

RELATIONSHIPS

  • Report to the Chief Revenue Officer
  • Lead 1-4 interns or part time staff
  • Work with remote and local customer service on issues affecting letters
  • Work with designer on new letter-related initiatives
  • Inform developer team of new modifications to improve letters process
  • Manage vendor and shipping (FedEx) relationships
  • Manage office lease relationships
  • Communicate frequently with military and postal offices
  • Relationship management: point of contact for our office and equipment renting relationships

If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


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Operations Intern


Sandboxx has a highly interactive, fast paced work environment. We seek talented people who crave learning new skills and aren't afraid to tackle big projects. As an operations intern you will get to work with the entire team, working on our flagship product to help us grow.


Our ideal candidate is someone who walks into a room of people and can't leave without making a few friends. Someone who is obsessed with startup culture and is creative and thoughtful when interacting with people and building relationships.


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • How to run operations within a startup from accounting to daily status updates, product roadmap, marketing etc
  • How to work with accounting to ensure expenses are managed properly and the burn rate is sustainable

NICE TO HAVES

  • Highly organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments.
  • Fearless - not afraid to be a bold and outside the boxx thinker

If this sounds interesting we want to hear from you. To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and portfolio using the apply button below.


APPLY NOW