About Us:

Caper builds smart shopping carts powered by deep learning and computer vision to enable a seamless grab-and-go retail experience. We differ from other emerging cashierless technologies like Amazon Go because we are the scalable solution. Caper’s autonomous checkout technology is plug and play, meaning it requires no in-store renovation, no operational overhaul, no heavy computations or endless image labeling. Any retailer can buy the carts and their entire store is upgraded with cashierless capabilities. Caper costs less than 1% of Amazon Go's infrastructure. We are already live in-stores and our customers love us! 

Caper is the fastest-growing company in retail automation technology and is backed by Lux Capital, First Round Capital, Y Combinator along with top executives from Google, Walmart, Instacart, Plated, and Albertsons. While e-commerce accounts for 8% of total retail spending, Caper is innovating the other 92% of the untapped offline retail potential. 

As a part of the Caper team, you’ll be a part of a culture that cares about its people and the future we’re shaping together. At Caper, we may all come from different backgrounds, but we all share one common vision - to fundamentally disrupt the retail industry. We are looking for engineers to join our talented technical team. As an engineer you’ll be working directly under the CTO, an opportunity offering plenty of room for rapid personal growth.

 

You are:

  • Excited to revolutionize the retail industry
  • Hard-working and care about self-growth
  • Passionate
  • Open-minded and eager to learn
  • Highly organized
  • Can work independently with limited supervision
  • Able to effectively communicate with peers and tailor your communication to your audience
  • Willing to dive in and assist coworkers as incidents arise

You have:

  • Fluency in AWS or Azure
  • Docker 
  • Kubernetes or Docker Swarm software
  • CI/CD tools including Jenkins or Travis CI 
  • Ability to use and administer Linux and/or Unix servers
  • Git
  • Debugged a CI/CD pipeline or built it from scratch

You may have:

  • Knowledge of the Android ecosystem in a DevOps context
  • An understanding of microservice architecture
  • Experience in Ruby or Java programming languages and their ecosystems
  • IoT, hardware, or have worked at a mobile-focused company 
  • Familiarity with at least several of our existing stacks including EC2, S3, Postgresql, IoT, Elasticsearch, Redis, EventHub, Hadoop ecosystem, Cosmosdb, Kibana, etc.

You’re ready to:

  • Participate in system and architecture design with a project architect
  • Work with the software engineering team to build supporting tools
  • Maintain and build services and infrastructure
  • Maintain and build CI/CD pipelines
  • Coordinate with operations team to optimize client support and deployment process
  • Conquer the world!

Benefits:

  • Above market salary and equity
  • Fully paid medical insurance
  • Unlimited snacks
  • Unlimited PTO

 

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