Creative Technologist
Austin, TX
Role Summary:
A Creative Technologist at inKind will facilitate turning new ideas into tested and implementable MVP solutions. They are equally adept at development, user testing, and creative thinking. As a rather independent but critical player, they are outspoken and take initiative, advocating for advancement and innovation.

  • Develop rapid prototypes for initial proofs of concept and testing
  • Collaborate with team members across disciplines, particularly marketing and product, to create, design, and test new concepts intended to drive sales
  • Brainstorm against top-line sales strategies to create new digitally-based tactics that align with both sales and audience objectives
  • Build solutions and tests with existing technology capabilities and limitations in mind, bringing forth thoughtful insight when a new technology may be a part of the solution
  • Plan and run user testing when needed
  • Develop and implement MVPs and new solutions
  • Create clear and concise data visualizations pulling from multiple sources
  • Bring new and inspiring practices to the team, and incorporate selected best practices into work

Required Skills/Qualifications:
  • Computer Science Degree (or equivalent)
  • A problem solver's mindset
  • Solid HTML / CSS / JavaScript skills for quickly prototyping user interfaces and skillfully crafting responsive email designs that faithfully reproduce and display consistently across a wide variety of email clients
  • Solid SQL skills and a high degree of comfort with joins / pivots / etc.
  • Proficient with at least one back-end language / framework of your choice for rapid integrations, scripting, and micro-service development (Node, Python, Rails, C#, etc)
  • Experience integrating with APIs of various kinds, ideally including some with minimal documentation
  • Experience with e-commerce platforms (Shopify, Delivra, Stripe, etc.) is a plus
Who You Are:
  • You are excited about restaurants and invested in their success (you'll be working with restaurant owners and managers directly).
  • You are data driven: unafraid to test multiple hypotheses and embrace the power of data to make decisions.
  • You are detail oriented: in Hospitality, details matter, and this translates to everything we do.
  • You are self-sufficient: you'll be working in constant contact with our entire team, but each of our members are expected to take ownership of their work. Self-manage, engage other team members, and ask for input/help as needed.
  • You are a dreamer and an executor: We love innovative thinking and encourage team members to present thoughtful ideas (big and small). You'll also take the lead on testing your ideas and rolling out the successful ones, implementing new best practices.
  • You are motivated: you will be part of a fast-growing company so you should be hungry to hit targets and be intrinsically motivated to increase revenue, no matter what part of the team you are on.
  • You are a people person: having good relationships with your clients and your colleagues makes work more fun and makes the product better. You'll be part of a small but mighty team, so working comfortably together is essential.
  • Medical/Dental coverage plan
  • Flexible vacation and remote work policies
  • Opportunity for equity in an early-stage startup
  • Team building and cultural experiences (i.e. offsites, speaker/seminar series, chef-led classes)
  • Career development training opportunities
  • Office-catered lunches and snacks
  • Pet-friendly office space

inKind is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We believe that diversity is vital to inKind's ability to provide our clients with the best recommendations and are committed to fostering a varied and inclusive work environment. Your race, color, ancestry, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or veteran status have no bearing on our hiring decisions. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please reach out at