Taplet

Austin, TX

Now Hiring!

About Taplet

Official 2013 Hacker Tour Sponsor!

Taplet lets you take better pictures more easily. Our mobile application uses the best of both photo and video to create a new, stunning way to capture content. Simply record a video and extract gorgeous images from the footage. You can save pictures directly to your smartphone or upload them to other social media.

We are an Austin-based startup working hard to revolutionize how people snap photos on their smartphone. Being a startup, we build awesomeness in a nimble, fast, and engaging environment. There is no such thing as a "stupid idea" at Taplet HQ. Creativity is in our DNA and working with the best talent is of the utmost importance.

As an early employee you have the opportunity to help shape a company with immense potential. Learn more than you could ask for and work along side other entrepreneurs and technical geniuses.

Taplet is a working prototype and the app has been receiving incredible feedback. With this feedback, we constantly evolve our technology and features to improve the product. Our investors of course have been an incredible help and source of knowledge.

And if you didn't already know- Austin is the fastest growing tech city in the nation! The best part is that you don't need to live in Austin to work at Taplet... so whether you're in the Bay or Boston we welcome you to join our team. If all this didn't already convince you then reach out and we guarantee a 5 minute call will do the trick.

Open Positions

iOS Mobile Developer Austin, TX More info...

We are looking for an experienced iOS developer to join our team and rock out. You will work alongside our other devs to build out the application. Some of the things you will help build are our record features, social platform, innovative browsing section, in-depth user profiles, and much more. The tasks you work on will be difficult, interesting, and an opportunity to make use of your creative talent. Besides heavily working with Objective C, you may come into contact with OpenGL, OpenCV, Matlab, Ruby, and more.

  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Software Development
  • Austin, TX
  • Objective C
  • Spring 2014
  • Full-Time
  • Paid
Mobile UI Designer Austin, TX More info...

Simple, elegant, and friendly design makes up our DNA. Creativity is of the utmost importance along with an impeccable portfolio of work. We expect our users to move from start to finish in 30 seconds or less- you will help make this happen. Love all things mobile and human-smartphone interaction and we'll get along just fine.

If you've worked at a startup before, you know a job description doesn't convey much. Contact us if you are interested in working on something awesome.

  • Design
  • Austin, TX
  • User Interface Design
  • Graphic Design
  • UX
  • Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Spring 2014
  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
Back-end Software Engineer Austin More info...

Job Description: Taplet is seeking an experienced back-end developer with significant dev ops experience to guide back-end development architecture and server deployment best practices at Taplet. Our mobile application generates large amounts of digital content, so optimizing the back-end and creating a scalable system is of the utmost importance. This is a unique opportunity to help build a mobile app from the ground up, define a market, and drive results and success for a high-growth start-up.

Skills Needed - Strong application development skills in an MVC framework, preferably Python/Django or Ruby/Rails. Others are also acceptable. - Experience scaling large applications, including but not limited to experience w/large-scale RDBMS or NoSQL database system. - Experience in developing and implementing QA processes. - Determining proper architecture to ensure a long-term maintainable code base, including refactoring when necessary. - Front-end application familiarity—Must have a comprehensive understanding of common front-end mobile app architectures including best practices in service (RESTful) based architecture for high performing asynchronous apps. - Maintenance of server and server deployment process – you will "own" the pushing process.

  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Software Development
  • Austin
  • SQL
  • Ruby
  • Python
  • Spring 2014
  • Summer 2014
  • Full-Time