SXSW 2019 Booth Staff

Blue Goji, an Austin-based technology company, is looking for individuals to work our SXSW 2019 Tradeshow and/or Gaming booths. The Blue Goji mission is to make getting healthy more fun and rewarding. We will be exhibiting our Infinity VR treadmill and our mobile game Furiends at each show, respectively. We are looking for bright, energetic, tech-savvy individuals to help us staff our booths. This is an entry-level, short-term position – no prior experience required. You will be working alongside current Blue Goji employees. Please apply by emailing resume to info@bluegoji.com.

 

Job Responsibilities include

  • Speaking to SXSW attendees who show interest in our booth(s)
  • Assisting attendees on and off the Infinity (includes helping put harness belt on and taking it off, adjusting VR headset for proper fit, clipping the harness to the treadmill)
  • Demoing Furiends mobile game
  • Collecting contact info or directing questions to the proper people, when necessary
  • Standing in booth for a few hours at a time (Although, short breaks encouraged)
  • Showing up to Blue Goji office on time for scheduled shift

 

Desired Skills & Experience

  • No degree required - students are welcome to apply
  • Strong communication and people skills
  • IT, technology, or physical therapy background a plus
  • Experience with AR apps a plus
  • Software or mobile app testing background a plus
  • Self-starter, quick learner and comfortable in a fast-paced start-up environment
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing scenarios
  • Be a good team-player and work well with cross functional teams

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Entry to the SXSW Tradeshow & Gaming Hall
  • Get your foot in the door at a startup, where you could make an impact

 

Position based in Austin, Texas – local candidates only (no relocation). Must have transportation to the Blue Goji office. Transportation to the convention center will be provided.