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Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Sells products by maintaining and expanding customer base; managing staff. Responsibilities Accomplishes regional sales human resource objectives by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees in assigned districts; communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, appraising, and reviewing job contributions; planning and reviewing compensation actions; enforcing policies and procedures.Achieves regional sales operational objectives by contributing regional sales information and recommendations to strategic plans and reviews; preparing and completing action plans; implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving problems; completing audits; identifying trends; determining regional sales system improvements; implementing change.Meets regional sales financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.Establishes sales objectives by creating a sales plan and quota for districts in support of national objectives.Maintains and expands customer base by counseling district sales representatives; building and maintaining rapport with key customers; identifying new customer opportunities.Recommends product lines by identifying new product opportunities, and/or product, packaging, and service changes; surveying consumer needs and trends; tracking competitors.Implements trade promotions by publishing, tracking, and evaluating trade spending.Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks.Accomplishes sales and organization mission by completing related results as needed.Works cross-functionally with manufacturing, engineering, inside sales and the relevant teams  Requirements Meeting Sales Goals, Motivation for Sales, Territory Management, Presentation Skills, Performance Management, Building Relationships, Emphasizing Excellence, Negotiation, Results Driven, Sales Planning, Managing ProfitabilityTravel: Up to 50% of the time
Bird San Francisco, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. The Fleet Team Shift Lead will oversee our field service technicians, analyze and improve our maintenance practices, and have ultimate responsibility for the safety and availability of our vehicles, reporting to our Head of Operations. You will collaborate with operations teammates to ensure our garage operates efficiently and data is tracked accurately. *This role will be an overnight shift. Required working hours are from 10pm-6:30am. Responsibilities Lead team of mechanics and drivers by leading a productive and positive workplace.Drive toward repair targets for the warehouse.Onboard and train new mechanics using Bird repair protocols.Maintain order within warehouse by identifying daily key tasks and allocating mechanics against tasks.Inventory management of parts and vehicles and data tracking in warehouse. Problem solve hardware and software issues with Bird vehicles in collaboration with operations teammates. Lead team in proper safety protocols to run an efficient workspace. Requirements Master mechanic - able to diagnose mechanical and software issues on the scooter (with limited amount of training)Ability to lead a team of 10+ people in a warehouse setting.Experience with leadership, inventory, logistics, and delivery.Comfortable with data/numbers and maintaining manual counts.Must have reliable smartphone, comfort using technology and our app. Process oriented. Demonstrates ability to improve and optimize processes and maximize productively/output.Must demonstrate effective communication skills. Must be highly organized, ability to keep a clean and efficient workspace.Ability to be very active, i.e. lifting up to 40 pounds on a frequent basis.
Bird San Francisco, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. As a General Manager, you’ll be responsible for the growth and success of Bird in your cities. This is one of the most challenging and rewarding roles at Bird, requiring a diverse set of operational, analytical, marketing, community building, and leadership abilities. You’ll manage local teams dedicated to delivering a seamless experience to both riders and their communities and be an influencer of central Bird teams and resources to help deliver on goals and build for scale. If you are up to the task, able to think on your feet, manage through ambiguity/adversity of a quickly shifting and growing industry, and manage and develop high performing teams  - all while delivering results, we want to speak with you! What You'll Do Deliver world class fleet operations within your cities, managing all aspects of local operations and optimizing for efficiency and utilization of Bird vehiclesOwn growth of the business, driving execution to boost rider base, rides, and revenue in a dynamic, highly competitive spaceBuild and develop strong relationships with senior cross-functional leaders (e.g. marketing, government relations, communications, data science, business development) and help define the goals and objectives of these teams at the local levelIdentify and communicate local product needs to product/engineering teams and playbook and share best practices internally to build for scale across the organization Remove blockers, solve problems, and find a path forward through ambiguity, operating a dynamic and rapidly growing business across urban footprintsRepresent Bird in the community, local media, and in communication with key city stakeholdersRecruit and build a rockstar local ops team; You will be defining hiring needs and leading the hiring process while managing a growing team of Fleet Leads, Fleet Specialists, and Fleet TechniciansCreate a fun, safe, collaborative, and high energy work culture while developing the next generation of leaders at Bird What You'll Need 7+ years of operations management, business consulting, or related experience managing operations, building and developing diverse teams, optimizing processes, and delivering business goals5+ years of people management experience, high EQ, and proven ability to deliver outstanding results through others in a timely manner using a strong sense of focus, organization, and meticulous attention to detailGoal focus with a strong bias toward actionBA/BS with an impressive academic record. MBA or advanced degree is a plusEntrepreneurial hustle and proven self-starter with owner’s mentality; some entrepreneurial experience is preferredData-driven mindset, strong business judgment, and proven ability to perform analysis, draw key insights, and form and execute a strategyStrong communication and interpersonal skills to build relationships, manage a team, influence stakeholders, and inspire others Excellent organization and time managementWillingness to get your hands dirty, lead by example, and motivate teams both through in person and remote managementPassion for Bird, its role improving city environments, and an interest in the “share economy” and platform methodology
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Responsibilities Perform functional manual testing of new & existing features to cover all UX/business use cases and performance tests; ensure error handling and boundary conditions work as defined in product specificationsWork closely with product, design & engineering teams to help define quality metrics, and create use-case scripts to facilitate ad-hoc testingEnsure test planning, test framework, execution, and reporting is efficient, and coordinatedSupport and enforce engineers in writing tests to maintain high test coverageMonitor failures and crashes, report bugsBring in new or better alternate automated testing toolsMaintain mobile and web release cycles along with comprehensive release notes Requirements SQL experienceDistributed Computing experienceAPI testing Software testing working with various technologies including distributed internet technologiesProven experience creating, executing and reviewing results of functional, integration, and regression testingExperience using the command line Preferred Qualifications Ability to design and implement test automation & unit testing frameworksExperience with open source test toolsExperience with object-oriented programming languagesExcellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures and algorithms Postgresql experience is a plus
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. The Vehicle Strategy team is looking to add a Vendor Manager for our LATAM territories. Responsibilities Coordinate and support communications between Vehicle, Strategic Operations, and Finance Business Units. Establish and build the foundation for Bird to operate its business within the LATAM region, leveraging LATAM FTA to mitigate local tariffs and operating expenses. Support Vehicle Strategy to manage hardware projects and drive key metrics through data management, analysis, team coordination, and reporting. Coordinate and drive business relationships with key external partners in Latin America.Establish working relationships with Project Managers / Supply Chain Managers to understand short and long term strategic direction, and to share best practices that support efficient business growth for the LATAM region.Assist NPI managers in the coordination of vendor audits and work with responsible business units on establishment and follow up of corrective action plans (CAPs).Support Vehicle Strategy and Vehicle Business for light translation between English, Spanish, and Portuegese. Support Vehicle Strategy in accurate budgeting with Finance for LATAM Product hardware projects.  Strategic sourcing of new vendors and gathering of information for potential new vendors in LATAM. Support Vehicle Strategy in the management and expansion of AVL for LATAM vendors. Prioritize workload on a daily basis to ensure deliverables are met in alignment with business priorities.  Requirements Bachelor’s degree with professional experience in a fast paced environment.Fluent (Speak/Read/Write) ability to communicate in English, Spanish, and Portuegese. 2-5 years of experience in LATAM relations and international business preferred.Working experience with mainframe systems as well as PC based applications such as Excel, Powerpoint, and Word.Working knowledge of statistically valid sampling techniques that result in credible quality reporting.Working knowledge of establishing and implementing standards of performance in a self-directed team environment.Excellent organizational, interpersonal, time management and communications skills.Strong conflict resolution skills.Strong data analysis skills.
Bird Germany
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters are available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. The fastest growing startup in history is currently looking to fill the position of Warehouse Supervisor to handle daily operations of the service centre, including freight, shipping and receiving, returns and transfers. You will maintain high levels of accuracy in day-to-day operations, lead and develop the service centre team and provide an analytical and continuous improvement approach to their market. If you have experience of leading a team to consistently deliver excellence and adding value to our customers, please apply. What You'll Do: Manage and maintain a safe working environment Workforce/Workload management Ensure top performance and maintain KPI's Interview and train all newcomers Inventory management Supply chain management Strong mechanics experience preferred Ability to learn quickly Excellent time management, communication, and organization skills Flexible availabilityAbility to be both self-directed and work well in a team environment What You'll Need: 2- 3 years of experience managing and maintaining a warehouse environment with direct people management or equivalent coordinator experienceValid driver’s license Knowledge and process experience for working towards KPIs Process improvement experience- (lean, continuous improvement preferable)Preferable to have a previous mechanic/ electrical experience Experience within Manufacturing site, Warehouse, Assembly or Mechanics environment Manage and maintain a safe working environment Workforce/Workload management Ensure top performance and maintain KPI's Interview and train all newcomers Inventory management Supply chain management English and German are a must
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Responsibilities Work closely with Technical, Product and Project leadership to align project priorities and schedulesManage multiple interdependent projects of moderate to high complexity and scopeChampion the analytics process – from business understanding, data understanding, data preparation, data modeling, evaluation, and deployment; lead by example and by training business stakeholders with varying technical and non-technical backgrounds Requirements Design and implement build and operational processes that help teams and the organization scaleExercise independent judgment and develop recommendations that translate into a course of action Preferred Qualifications Master's degree in Science and/or 5 years of deep experience with data infrastructure products (e.g., pipelines, storage, queries, business intelligence, and analytics)Experience with backend systems development and integrationExperience with data management systems (transactional and analytical)Ability to provide timely reports to stakeholders and executives. Ability to articulate thoughts clearly and follow up on tasks and questions on behalf of engineersAbility to communicate across a wide variety of functions and levels. Excellent interpersonal and analytical skills
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 13, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. A Technical Recruiter at Bird will manage the hiring funnel from source to close, navigating a high volume hiring environment moving at the fastest pace. This role is crucial to the growth of the vehicle engineering team and will work closely with the recruiting leadership & recruiting operations teams to create an environment that sets a benchmark for recruiting performance in high growth tech. The right person can deliver quality hires, in a volume that matches the speed of our growth, while at the same time optimizing the experience for candidates and managers. This position will specifically support hiring for the Engineering and Data departments at Bird, along with periodically supporting other technical teams such as Vehicle Engineering and Product. Responsibilites Own the full cycle recruiting process for open technical requisitions at Bird including sourcing, interviewing & closing candidatesDevelop a structured interview process for each role, to ensure that we are measuring the most relevant skills in a consistent way across all candidatesWork in partnership with the Talent Partner (HRBP) to determine headcount, priority & profile alignment.Own a debrief process post interview to align hiring teams on hiring decisionsNavigate candidates & managers through a complex compensation program that includes understanding equity value & mechanics in a high growth environmentCommunicate effectively with the interview team to optimize the experience of the manager & interview teamPartner with a coordination team to optimize the candidate scheduling & on-site experience Requirements Bachelor’s degree or equivalent3+ years of technical recruiting experience in an agency or corporate setting2+ years experience supporting executive-level clients or hiring managers2+ years of experience recruiting software engineersLinkedIn Recruiter expertise is a must  Qualifications Experience closing technical candidates, including negotiating compensation packagesDeep sourcing experience in technical and engineering roles, with a track record of contacting and engaging passive candidatesProven expertise scoping new roles to develop job descriptions, interview process & success rubrics for jobs that are new to our business Experience in volume hiring, with the ability to prioritize and deliver significant impact as an individual contributorExcellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the proven ability to take initiative and build strong, productive relationshipsProven ability to track, meet, and exceed defined sourcing metricsExperience working with engineering executives on technical requisitions, including taking new requirements, creating job descriptions, reviewing profiles and updating pipeline progressUnderstanding of engineering and how it fits into various types of organizationsPassionate about Bird's product and able to speak to our technology and industry
Bird Playa Vista, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. As member of the Process Engineering team, manufacturing engineers are responsible for driving service excellence and process improvement.  This is an individual contributor role. Primary focus is: PFMEA open issues, ensuring service robustness, setting up and defining service processes, tool design, process improvement, and maintenance of all equipment. Responsibilities Design and implement fixtures, tools/tooling, and shop aids to improve serviceability of the productResponsible for defining the repair and inspection process for Bird vehicles and related componentsDevelop, qualify, and refine service/repair processes to prolong product lifePerform process analysis and optimizationWork with design engineers to evaluate designs for serviceability and implementation in a rapidly-evolving environmentSupport / lead small projects from preliminary engineering, detail design, startup. Have capability to lead others to accomplish all project goals and objectivesQuickly resolve non-conformances and work with the Quality team to implement root cause corrective actionsIdentify, plan, and execute capital equipment, machine, and layout upgrades to the meet volume demandAnalyze, evaluate and propose equipment, process, and facility layout to ensure the most efficient operating conditionsGenerate and report project status and timelinesMaintain safe and effective working standards for all personnelTroubleshoot/repair problems using standard test equipment and hand tools Requirements Degree in Mechanical or Industrial Engineering, BSME, BSEE preferred5+ years experience on a manufacturing teamExperience with appliance, automotive or electromechanical device manufacturing a plusDemonstrated expertise to effectively communicate within all levels of the organization around service/production and process controls; Corrective & Preventive Action (CAPA), consumer complaints, and product improvement activitiesExcellent oral communication & report, business correspondence & procedure-writing skillsChange agent with energy, passion, and enthusiasm to drive changeUnderstands use of hand tools in assembly lines, ergonomics and safetyLean, Six Sigma, TQM and JIT experience a plusTeam player with excellent interpersonal skills. 'On the shop floor' attitude, hands onExperience with ERP and/or inventory management systemsBackground Supervising groups of peopleAbility to teach othersDemonstrated understanding of product development lifecycles, design change and document change control, product and process verification and validation methodologies, and manufacturing / production process control methodologies
Bird Amsterdam, Netherlands
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters are available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. We are looking for data-driven, strategic thinkers to join the Business Operations team to tackle some of the highest impact and most challenging problems we face in managing our fleet of vehicles across a constantly growing number of cities. You will collaborate with Data, Product, and Operations teams to iterate on our processes to ensure we are operating at maximum efficiency in order to provide the most reliable vehicles to our community of riders. What You'll Do Assist the Strategic Operations team in the development of constantly evolving strategies to scale Bird globallyExecute several highly visible processes and deliver updates to executive stakeholdersMonitor business performance across relevant KPIs and conduct deep dive investigations to understand the “why” behind how metrics are performingPerform ad hoc strategy, research, modeling, and analytics projects to help guide decision making in a brand new and constantly evolving industryHave the ability to execute projects of varying urgency and scope with limited guidance What You'll Need Bachelor's degree from a competitive universityStart up experience 3+ years of experience in consulting / investment banking / business intelligence / strategy / high-growth operations or startup experienceStrong communication, organisation and stakeholder management skillsStrong analytical and critical thinking abilityDemonstrated ability to deliver results in a fast paced environmentGrowth mindset: you seek out learning opportunities for yourselfStrong Excel, PowerPoint, SQL skills 
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. At Bird, this team builds tools and libraries to ensure our platform is functional, fully automated, and firing on all cylinders. Additionally, the infrastructure team is responsible for building developer tooling that enables the organization to be fully self-service. Along the way the team provides extensive guidance and instruction in architecture, scaling, application life cycle, and modern cloud design. The team works tirelessly to identify and resolve pain-points in any processes. Responsibilities: Design, develop and maintain automation software, scripts, and toolsAnalyze and remove bottlenecks in the development workflow for all of Bird EngineeringIdentify and resolve production-level infrastructure-related issues that impact the whole organization (We strive to make sure individual teams are still responsible for their own services)Help define best practices for Bird and mentor fellow engineersCommunicate architectural decisions throughout the Bird Engineering organization via our internal RFC processCollaborate across software teams to find and fix pain-points in their experience working with our toolkit Debug distributed applications, via analysis of data such as logs, metrics and APMPerformance profile and tune Linux applicationsHelp manage and be part of an on-call schedule You'll need extensive experience with: Provisioning, deploying, and operating services at scale (We’d love to hear some of your battle stories!)AWS and its suite of services, ideally with deep knowledge of EKS Experience designing libraries and tooling to facilitate smooth CI/CD pipelinesInfrastructure provisioning tools such as Terraform or CloudFormationSystem configuration management accomplished with Chef, Puppet, SaltStack, Ansible or an equivalent Excellent understanding of: Large scale platform architecture, including common scaling pitfalls and potential tradeoffsTroubleshooting production performance issues in Linux systemsAt least one widely adopted database platform (PostgreSQL or Elasticsearch a plus) One or more development languages (Excluding Bash) Golang, Kotlin or Python are a plusCI/CD pipelines, such as Jenkins, CircleCI, Travis CI, etc.Networking fundamentals, with thorough understanding and ability to diagnose issues with concepts like  routing tables, protocols, subnets and DNS Bonus points for: Practical experience with Kubernetes and its associated ecosystem of toolsExperience working with caching layers such as Redis or MemcachedManaging data platforms at scale using technologies such as Flink, Kafka or PrestoExperience in multi-region cloud architecture and some of the common problems to considerManaging infrastructure with applications that deals with hundreds of thousands of concurrent connections Understanding the common (and not-so-common) requirements around mission critical disaster recovery scenarios, as well as having successfully designed and executed a plan for one previously
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Responsibilities Develop complex software systems scaling to millions of users with production quality deployment, monitoring, and reliabilityWork closely with various business partners (backend, mobile, UI/UX, operations)Web development and interface designWriting functional and integration testsSharp problem-solving skills and ability to resolve ambiguous requirements Requirements Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline5+ years of relevant professional experience Preferred Qualifications Expertise in one or more object-oriented design methodology and large-scale application development (e.g. Kotlin, Ruby, Python, Go, Java, C++) Experience building user interfaces with HTML, CSS, and JavascriptExcellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures, and algorithmsExcellent communication skills with both technical and non-technical audiencesFunctional programming experience a plus OpenStreetMap and Leaflet experience a plus Technology we're working with KotlinDropwizardFreemarkerDaggerRxJava/RxKotlinRetrofit
Bird Culver City, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. The Architecture team at bird is responsible for development of all vehicle components from concept to production. As a Senior Systems Engineer, you’ll have systems level design responsibility to help develop future Bird vehicles and guide technology development to establish key brand differentiators. Responsibilities Collaborate tightly with the mechanical, electrical, firmware, and product teams to design new features and mobility technologyHelp provide design direction of vehicle components, load cases, and validation testingHelp develop system requirements as well as hardware and software architectureDevelop vehicle models and engineering drawings for new products and leverage team resources to complete vehicle designIndependently organize and manage multiple design projects from concept to complete drawings for productionCo-develop internal tools for development and testingWork with the test and validation team to refine product roadmap Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or relevant experience5+ years of mechanical/electrical/systems design experienceMatlab/ Simulink modeling - Model based controls development a plusHands on experience with electromechanical systems including PCB design and debugUnderstanding of construction methods and tooling options as it relates to volume of productionSolid CAD skills (Solidworks or NX)Experience with product development from concept to validation and deploymentHistory of making design decisions based on experience and FMEA understandingsExperience interfacing with design validation teams and providing test support documentsKnowledge of automotive industry standards such as SAE, ISO, UL, and GB/TExperience working with suppliersProficient with basic Microsoft office tools (word, excel, PowerPoint)Ability to think outside the box and find practical creative solutionsStrong understanding of vehicle systems and their interactionsA creative curiosity, collaborative ethic, hardworking enthusiasm, and driving personal visionExcellent communication skills and team-working tendenciesMulti-tasking and self-starting
Bird Culver City, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. The Vehicle Engineering team is looking for a senior-level Engineering Technician to help lead technical projects and work hands-on at our R&D facility in Culver City, CA. Responsibilities Create and manage project timelines for vehicle engineering technical projects such as assembly, test, or fabricationIntake sessions with engineers and translate data into technical termsHands on electrical and Mechanical Tech support for Vehicle EngineeringHands on testingPrototype harness buildsVehicle assembly and modificationsIssue investigationsTools and shop management and organization, supplies inventory managementData collectionFixture projectsEquipment calibrations and records keepingDynamometer and other equipment operation and care Requirements Associates Degree in Engineering with 5+ years of professional experience or equivalentASE certified master technician certification or equivalent Electronics technician hands-on skills: soldering, PCB rework, building cablesMechanic, machine shop and electrical hands-on project skillsStrong understanding of vehicle systemsA creative curiosity, collaborative work ethic, hardworking enthusiasmExcellent communication skills and team working tendenciesMulti-tasking and self-starting Preferred Qualifications Familiarity with data logging toolsFabrication Skill
Bird St. Louis, Missouri
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Our City Operations team is tasked with ensuring Birds are maintained and repaired quickly to a high standard. As a Service Center Associate, you’ll be responsible for the health and performance of vehicles in your city, and the management and implementation of a broad array of projects in a Bird service center. You will be a key member of the local city operations team dedicated to providing riders with industry leading service. This role directly impacts our relationships with local stakeholders and influencers as well as the millions of riders who rely on our service. Responsibilities Build and manage a team of technicians and warehouse staffBecome an expert in Bird vehicles and systemsEnsure vehicles are repaired safely and to a high standard at scaleEstablish, track, and constantly improve repair facility metricsWork with leadership to implement best practices throughout the facilityDrive a culture of safety, collaboration, and productivityCommunicate updates, timelines, and outcomes to the broader teamMaintain a continuous improvement mindsetIdentify bottlenecks and propose/implement corrective actions Requirements Bachelor’s degree3+ years operations experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment2+ years leading a team Preferred Qualifications Deep experience in helping companies identify improvements in process areas, and in assisting with implementing those improvementsStrong logical thinking, verbal, and quantitative reasoning, along with the ability to zoom out and see patternsProblem solver DNAAbility to drive a team towards goals and KPIsLean manufacturing experience or trainingExperience with mechanical and/or electrical processes
Bird Sao Paulo, Brazil
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters are available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Our City Operations team is tasked with ensuring Birds are maintained and repaired quickly to a high standard. As an Operations Associate, you’ll be responsible for the health and performance of vehicles in your city, and the management and implementation of a broad array of projects in a Bird service center. You will be a key member of the local city operations team dedicated to providing riders with industry leading service. This role directly impacts our relationships with local stakeholders and influencers as well as the millions of riders who rely on our service. #LI-DNI Responsibilities Build and manage a team of technicians and warehouse staffBecome an expert in Bird vehicles and systemsEnsure vehicles are repaired safely and to a high standard at scaleEstablish, track, and constantly improve repair facility metricsWork with leadership to implement best practices throughout the facilityDrive a culture of safety, collaboration, and productivityCommunicate updates, timelines, and outcomes to the broader teamMaintain a continuous improvement mindsetIdentify bottlenecks and propose/implement corrective actions Requirements Bachelor’s degree3+ years operations experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment2+ years leading a team Preferred Qualifications Deep experience in helping companies identify improvements in process areas, and in assisting with implementing those improvementsStrong logical thinking, verbal, and quantitative reasoning, along with the ability to zoom out and see patternsProblem solver DNAAbility to drive a team towards goals and KPIsLean manufacturing experience or training Experience with mechanical and/or electrical processes
Bird San Francisco, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Our City Operations team is tasked with ensuring Birds are maintained and repaired quickly to a high standard. As a Service Center Associate, you’ll be responsible for the health and performance of vehicles in your city, and the management and implementation of a broad array of projects in a Bird service center. You will be a key member of the local city operations team dedicated to providing riders with industry leading service. This role directly impacts our relationships with local stakeholders and influencers as well as the millions of riders who rely on our service. Responsibilites Build and manage a team of technicians and warehouse staffBecome an expert in Bird vehicles and systemsEnsure vehicles are repaired safely and to a high standard at scaleEstablish, track, and constantly improve repair facility metricsWork with leadership to implement best practices throughout the facilityDrive a culture of safety, collaboration, and productivityCommunicate updates, timelines, and outcomes to the broader teamMaintain a continuous improvement mindsetIdentify bottlenecks and propose/implement corrective actions Requirements Bachelor’s degree3+ years operations experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment2+ years leading a team Preferred Qualifications Deep experience in helping companies identify improvements in process areas, and in assisting with implementing those improvementsStrong logical thinking, verbal, and quantitative reasoning, along with the ability to zoom out and see patternsProblem solver DNAAbility to drive a team towards goals and KPIsLean manufacturing experience or trainingExperience with mechanical and/or electrical processes
Bird Brazil
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters are available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Our City Operations team is tasked with ensuring Birds are maintained and repaired quickly to a high standard. As an Operations Associate, you’ll be responsible for the health and performance of vehicles in your city, and the management and implementation of a broad array of projects in a Bird service center. You will be a key member of the local city operations team dedicated to providing riders with industry leading service. This role directly impacts our relationships with local stakeholders and influencers as well as the millions of riders who rely on our service. #LI-DNI Responsibilities Build and manage a team of technicians and warehouse staffBecome an expert in Bird vehicles and systemsEnsure vehicles are repaired safely and to a high standard at scaleEstablish, track, and constantly improve repair facility metricsWork with leadership to implement best practices throughout the facilityDrive a culture of safety, collaboration, and productivityCommunicate updates, timelines, and outcomes to the broader teamMaintain a continuous improvement mindsetIdentify bottlenecks and propose/implement corrective actions Requirements Bachelor’s degree3+ years operations experience in a manufacturing or warehouse environment2+ years leading a team Preferred Qualifications Deep experience in helping companies identify improvements in process areas, and in assisting with implementing those improvementsStrong logical thinking, verbal, and quantitative reasoning, along with the ability to zoom out and see patternsProblem solver DNAAbility to drive a team towards goals and KPIsLean manufacturing experience or training Experience with mechanical and/or electrical processes
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. At Bird, SREs are the bridge between our engineering teams and our operational environments. The team builds tools and libraries to ensure our platform is functional, fully automated, and firing on all cylinders. Additionally, the SRE team is responsible for building developer tooling that enables the organization to be fully self-service. Along the way the team provides extensive guidance and instruction in architecture, scaling, application life cycle, and modern cloud design. The team works tirelessly to identify and resolve pain-points in any processes. Responsibilities: Design, develop and maintain automation software, scripts, and toolsAnalyze and remove bottlenecks in the development workflow for all of Bird EngineeringIdentify and resolve production-level infrastructure-related issues that impact the whole organization (We strive to make sure individual teams are still responsible for their own services)Help define best practices for Bird and mentor fellow engineersCommunicate architectural decisions throughout the Bird Engineering organization via our internal RFC processCollaborate across software teams to find and fix pain-points in their experience working with our toolkit Debug distributed applications, via analysis of data such as logs, metrics and APMPerformance profile and tune Linux applicationsHelp manage and be part of an on-call schedule You'll need extensive experience with: Provisioning, deploying, and operating services at scale (We’d love to hear some of your battle stories!)AWS and its suite of services, ideally with deep knowledge of EKS Experience designing libraries and tooling to facilitate smooth CI/CD pipelinesInfrastructure provisioning tools such as Terraform or CloudFormationSystem configuration management accomplished with Chef, Puppet, SaltStack, Ansible or an equivalent Excellent understanding of: Large scale platform architecture, including common scaling pitfalls and potential tradeoffsTroubleshooting production performance issues in Linux systemsAt least one widely adopted database platform (PostgreSQL or Elasticsearch a plus) One or more development languages (Excluding Bash). Golang, Kotlin or Python are a plusCI/CD pipelines, such as Jenkins, CircleCI, Travis CI, etc., Networking fundamentals, with thorough understanding and ability to diagnose issues with concepts like  routing tables, protocols, subnets and DNS Bonus points for: Practical experience with Kubernetes and its associated ecosystem of toolsExperience designing and building internal CLI toolkits for developersDesign or hands on experience with dynamic service configurationExperience working with caching layers such as Redis or MemcachedManaging data platforms at scale using technologies such as Flink, Kafka or PrestoExperience in multi-region cloud architecture and some of the common problems to considerManaging infrastructure with applications that deals with hundreds of thousands of concurrent connections Experience with IoT and noisy data collectionUnderstanding the common (and not-so-common) requirements around mission critical disaster recovery scenarios, as well as having successfully designed and executed a plan for one previously
Bird Santa Monica, California
Nov 12, 2019
Full time
Who is Bird At Bird, we’re on a mission to make cities more livable by reducing traffic and carbon emissions with an affordable, convenient, and eco-friendly transportation option. We planted roots in Los Angeles, California. Now, our fleet of electric scooters is available to riders in cities around the world for short trips or the “last mile” of their journey. In our first year, Bird launched in over 100 cities and provided over 10 million rides. And we’re only just getting started. Responsibilities Build the Android app for our riders, chargers and mechanicsPartner closely with various business partners (backend, firmware team, UI/UX)Strong focus on high-quality mobile UI App architecture designWrite functional and integration tests Requirements Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical disciplineExperience developing native Android applications in Java/Kotlin Preferred Qualifications Experience with releasing and maintaining mobile code Understand the value of dependency injection and testingExperience with Android architecture patterns: MVP, MVVM, MVIExcellent understanding of computer science fundamentals, data structures, and algorithmsBluetooth experience a plusGoogle Maps experience a plusIOT experience Technology we're working with KotlinRxJava/RxKotlinDaggerRetrofit