Careers at Recyclist

Why Recyclist?

Recyclist’s mission is to design and build simple, elegant technology solutions to complex environmental challenges, with a focus on the solid waste and recycling industry. Our products help communities make progress toward their zero waste goals, whether that involves tracking and managing data behind-the-scenes or educating residents through state-of-the-art digital outreach. Though our solutions are technology-based, our primary focus is on meeting real people’s needs and providing outstanding service to everyone who uses our products.

Recyclist is a triple-bottom-line company dedicated to ensuring that our work has a tangible positive impact on the environment, and that our people maximize their potential both professionally and personally.

Working at Recyclist

We build our teams around a set of core values. Recyclist employees are collaborative team players, motivated by the environmental impact of our work. We are adaptable, approachable and driven. If this sounds like you, please check out our current openings and apply!

Everyone at the company is currently working remotely, though our Truckee, CA office is available to team members. Once it’s completely safe for all employees, we anticipate transitioning to a hybrid model with local employees working a combination at home and in the office. As such, a candidate’s ability to commute to Truckee may be taken into consideration.

Recyclist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Benefits

Paid Time Off

Vacation, sick time and holidays.

Health Benefits

QSEHRA health coverage subsidy plan, 24×7 telehealth access, and personal health professional services.

Flexible Hours

Make your own schedule outside of our core team hours of 10am to 3pm Pacific Time.

401(k) Plan

With matching employer contributions.

Current Openings

Technical Project Coordinator

UX / Low-Code Engineer

Data / SQL Engineer

QA Data Analyst/Customer Service Agent

General Interest

 


 

Technical Project Coordinator

Recyclist is seeing a Technical Project Coordinator to join our Data Solutions Team. The Technical Project Coordinator will work primarily, under the direction of the Product Manager, on configuring and deploying new installations for our Program Tracker, all while maintaining the highest levels of quality control. As such, the ideal candidate is eager to work in a fast-paced team environment. The Technical Project Coordinator may also assist the Product Manager on formatting Excel docs, documenting processes and solving support tickets. The Technical Project Coordinator will also contribute to overall management of team processes, with tasks ranging from administrative support to developing new systems and workflows. Because Recyclist manages numerous applications, the Technical Project Coordinator must demonstrate strong collaboration skills, effective communication and technical ability.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the coordinated effort of configuring and deploying new installations for our Program Tracker.
  • Work with our Data Solutions Team and Engineering Team to triage issues.
  • Communicate project timelines and team member tasks clearly to the Product Manager.
  • Maintain data integrity and security.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Aptitude in math and logic
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to detail
  • Demonstration of team-working abilities and high moral compass
  • Ability and desire to take initiative
  • Self-motivator and results driven

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of agile project management best practices
  • Knowledge of database management systems
  • Knowledge of programming languages; coding practices
  • Experience in website, web-based application or software product management
  • Knowledge of software design life cycle
  • Experience using Pivotal Tracker, Jira, or other project management software
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UX / Low-Code Engineer

Recyclist is seeking a UX / Low-Code Engineer to join our Engineering Team. The UX / Low-Code Engineer works closely with our Product Team in designing, developing, delivering and maintaining an excellent user experience for our customer-facing data management applications and internal business applications built on Zoho Creator. Under direction of the Engineering Manager, the UX / Low-Code Engineer largely works on front-end engineering deployments and customizations, collaborates with the UX Designer on product design features, and assists in major elements of application configuration. Key to this position is a focus on system integrity and design systems across multiple applications. The UX / Low-Code Engineer must demonstrate strong collaboration skills, effective communication, and technical ability.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage front-end engineering enhancements, core features and customization projects for our applications.
  • Manage work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Work with our Product Team to triage issues by providing technical support.
  • Communicate with the Engineering Manager and Product Managers on project status.
  • Maintain the highest levels of quality control.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience using Zoho Creator and proficiency in Deluge
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge of UX design and Software Design Life Cycle principles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to detail
  • Demonstration team-working abilities and high moral compass
  • Ability and desire to take initiative
  • Self-motivator and results driven

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with ETL processes
  • Direct job experience as a UX Engineer
  • Experience with other Zoho applications
  • Knowledge of relational SQL databases
  • Experience with Java and/or JavaScript
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Data / SQL Engineer

Recyclist is seeking a Data / SQL Engineer to join our Engineering Team. The Data / SQL Engineer works closely with our Product Team to develop, maintain, expand and optimize our data to meet the requirements of our customers. The Data / SQL Engineer executes and develops SQL to transform varied datasets provided by our customers into standard data. They also perform additional data manipulations within our applications using Deluge, Zoho’s proprietary scripting language, to meet Recyclist and customer specifications. Key to this position is a focus on data and system integrity and consistency across multiple applications. The Data / SQL Engineer must demonstrate strong collaboration skills, effective communication and technical ability.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and maintain optimal data pipeline and transformation of data independently under the guidance of the Senior Data Engineer.
  • Evaluate incoming data for patterns, changes and inconsistencies; develop solutions to transform data to adhere to compliance of standards.
  • Keep data separate and secure for each organization.
  • Collaborate with Product Team on the development of enhancements to core features and customizations in our applications along with troubleshooting and resolving issues.
  • Communicate with the Engineering Manager and other Product Managers on project status.
  • Maintain the highest levels of quality control.

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with relational SQL databases and authoring SQL scripts to transform data
  • Experience translating business requirements into software applications
  • Experience with data cleansing and analysis
  • Understanding of Software Design Life Cycle principles
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to detail
  • Demonstration of team-working abilities and high moral compass
  • Ability and desire to take initiative
  • Self-motivator and results driven

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with ETL processes
  • Knowledge of Zoho Creator and Deluge (Zoho’s proprietary scripting language)
  • Experience with other programming languages (such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript or Java)
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QA Data Analyst/Customer Service Agent

Recyclist is seeking a QA Data Analyst/Customer Service Agent to support our Product and Engineering Teams in the areas of data analysis, quality assurance and customer support. The QA Data Analyst component of this role involves pre-processing customer data (identifying patterns, changes and inconsistencies), and then performing QA testing on the data after it’s been processed by the Engineering Team. It also involves performing QA tests on front-end design features. The Customer Service Agent component is responsible for managing the customer support platform — receiving incoming requests, solving simpler requests independently, routing more complex request to the Product and Engineering Teams via our agile project management platform, and finally communicating outcomes back to customers. Because Recyclist manages numerous applications, the QA Data Analyst/Customer Service Agent must demonstrate strong collaboration skills, effective communication and technical ability.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze data sent in by customers.
  • Perform QA tests on all data processed by the Engineering Team before data is uploaded to an application.
  • Manage the customer support process.
  • Maintain data integrity and security.
  • Perform QA tests on front-end features.
  • Communicate with the Engineering Manager and other Product Managers on project status.
  • Proactively develop new systems and strategies for maintaining the highest levels of quality across all Recyclist products.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong Excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Aptitude in math and logic
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment while paying close attention to detail
  • Demonstration of team-working abilities and high moral compass
  • Ability and desire to take initiative
  • Self-motivator and results driven

Preferred Experience:

  • Knowledge of database management systems
  • Knowledge of programming languages & coding practices
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS
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General Interest

If you are interested in joining our team, but you don’t see a job description that matches your specific interests or skill set, you can submit an application under General Interest. Recyclist is constantly growing, so we’re always on the lookout for smart, awesome, motivated and committed people to join our team. We want to know you’re out there!

We are especially interested in hearing from people who are self-starting, independent, open-minded and upbeat. We can teach anyone to do a job, but we can’t teach you to be an awesome person!

If you’re interested in working at Recyclist, let us know you what you’re good at, why working with Recyclist is exciting to you, and how you envision contributing.

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