Careers

Why Work With Us

If you ever wondered what if feels like to have multiple roles and work in a fast paced environment, then Geekbears is the right place!

We are a close knit group of Cal students who love the world of technology and would like to collaborate with new people.

Come join us and see why we come to work everyday knowing we are creating web solutions for everyone!

Partial Remote Work

Work comfortable from your own place some days a week.

Code Review

Get constructive feedback from Senior Software Engineers.

Latest Technologies

Learn the latest web technologies, including the MEAN stack & AI.

Growth Opportunities

Join a fast-paced startup that prides itself to grow with its team.

Our Team

We pride ourselves to work with our In-house team of certified, friendly, and college educated Computer Scientists.

Together, we work hard, we laugh a lot, we brainstorm nonstop.

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Join Our Team

UI/UX Designer

We are looking for a talented UI and UX Designer to create amazing user experiences for our client’s websites. You will work with our product development team and fellow UC Berkeley students to come up with prototypes, designs, wireframes for our clients. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior UI skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts, and transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional user interfaces.

 Responsibilities

  • Prototyping
  • Create mockups and wireframes
  • Conduct user tests, research and evaluate user feedback
  • Discuss with clients
  • Collaborate with product management and engineering to define and implement innovative solutions for the product direction, visuals and experience
  • Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders

 

Requirements

  • Basic UI/UX experience and knowledge
  • Ability to provide constructive feedback and justify decisions to clients
  • Exposure to Adobe, Sketch, or similar design softwares
  • Current BA of graphic design related majors (media studies, art, etc.)
  • Strong concept development, product envisioning, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Up-to-date with the latest UI trends, techniques, and technologies

 

Recommended

  • Demonstrable UI design skills with a strong portfolio

 

Location

  • Berkeley, CA

 

Schedule

  • Part-Time (15-20 hours per week), partially remote working

Digital Marketing Officer

We are looking for an ambitious individual who can help us with our Social Media, Digital Marketing, and Brand Identity/Awareness in long term. This position isn’t your typical coffee grabber, resume filler, data entry experiences, it is a position that will require your unique talents, drive for marketing, and your professionals.

 Responsibilities

  • Creating content and design our e-mail campaigns (Mail Chimp)
  • SEO/SEM
  • Managing our Social Media Accounts (Facebook, Twitter)
  • Using a CRM (Client Relationship Manager) software to manage, follow up, create invoices for our leads
  • Writing blogs about related things surrounding technology
  • Submitting Geekbears to Online Directories (Backlinks)
  • Create our brand identity in social media and website

 

Requirements

  • Lives close to UC Berkeley Area
  • MailChimp (or similar tool)
  • Social Media Management
  • Ability to quickly learn technical concepts
  • Understand the value and challenges of working in a start-up environment
  • Multitasks working ability

 

Recommended

  • Photoshop (or similar suite)
  • WordPress (or Software related knowledge)

 

Location

  • Berkeley, CA

 

Schedule

  • Part-Time (10-20 hours per week)

SOFTWARE ENGINEER

We are looking for a motivated and talented Software Engineer who are either working with the MEAN stack or looking to expand their skill sets.

Responsibilities

  • Building interactive consumer data from multiple systems and RESTfully abstract to the UI through a Node.js backend
  • Define code architecture decisions to support a high-performance and scalable product with a minimal footprint
  • Fast Pace Collaborative working environment using the agile methology working on a talented, fun, small developing team

 

Requirements

  • Experience in an enterprise or consumer software development environment
  • Agile software development experience
  • Experience NodeJS and experience with ExpressJS
  • Experience implementing applications using Angular 1 and at least some familiarity with Angular 2
  • Experience creating front end applications using HTML5, Angular, LESS/SASS
  • Experience with JavaScript Development on both client and server-side
  • Experience with modern frameworks and design patterns, minimum one-year experience with MEAN Fullstack paradigm

 

Recommended

  • Consumer Web Development Experience for High-Traffic, Public Facing web applications
  • Experience with cloud technologies also a plus (AWS)
  • Creating secure RESTful-based web services in XML and JSON, Javascript, JQuery
  • Continuous integration (Jenkins) and version control (Git)

 

Location

  • Berkeley, CA

 

Schedule

  • Part-Time (10-20 hours per week)