Burpple Intern Program

Burpple won’t be Burpple without the amazing contributions from our intern network. We’ve had the privilege of working with a group of talented individuals who have made a difference to our product, engineering, community, marketing & business teams. Burpple offers interns experience in a growth company that will be valuable to their careers. We are humbled and amazed by the strong post-internship track record that we’ve enjoyed. For our program in 2016, you’ll have the opportunity to apply yourself in the areas below.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Has used the Burpple app and is passionate about helping people find the best places for their meals
  • Is probably a student, or a recently graduated one. If you’re not a student but think an internship would still be a good fit, apply anyway and let us know why.
  • Applicants have to commit to at least 3 months, this is a 3-6 month program
  • Positions that have additional requirements are stated below
Areas of Development:
Creative Intern (Singapore)
Do you live to eat, breathe design and love to work in a team? If so, this job might just be the kaya to your toast.
You must
  • Possess proficiency & experience in using Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Be great at creating vector assets & icons
  • Have a sense of humour
  • Possess a keen eye for detail, creativity & an interest in graphic design
  • Have a fairly large appetite
  • Be efficient, responsible, trustworthy and able to meet timelines
  • Be able to handle multiple projects at one time
  • Be resourceful & able to take initiative
Responsibilities
  • Produce effective marketing collaterals to support content, community and business teams
  • Work with lead designer to create Burpple's brand guidelines
Drop us an email at [email protected] telling us why you should work with us, along with your portfolio or samples of work you're proud of.
Community Intern (Kuala Lumpur)
We’re looking for an intern to join our growing #BurppleKL team! If you are passionate about food and helping others find a place to eat, this job might just be the kaya to your toast, the dhal to your roti canai and the sambal to your nasi lemak 🍴
You must
  • Live to eat
  • Have good organisational skills
  • Have an interest in the F&B industry
  • Be an effective and confident communicator
  • Be willing to get your hands dirty, be it to eat or to get the job done
  • Have a fairly large appetite
  • Be resourceful & able to take initiative
  • Enjoy meeting like-minded, forever-hungry folks
Responsibilities
  • Support the community and content teams in administrative tasks
  • Contribute ideas that will engage the community and acquire new users
Drop us an email at [email protected] telling us why you should work with us!
Data Science (Singapore & Malaysia)
Burpple has become the fastest growing platform that connects people to over 40,000 business locations in Singapore & Malaysia. As such, it has collected a diverse set of visual, textual, unstructured data on businesses, which our Data Science team mines for insights that will propel our community and product forward. However, information is only as valuable as it is understood by decision-makers. We are looking for talented analysts, at all levels of experience and seniority, that can work cross-functionally with Data Scientists and business partners to improve our consumer experience and provide quality insights and actions.
Responsibilities
  • Mine massive amounts and perform large-scale data analysis to extract useful business insights
  • Apply learnings to improve search results to users
  • Design and pre-empt new neighborhoods and categories that will be helpful to users
  • Work with backend software engineering to build scalable solutions and help automate data processing challenges
Product Engineer (Singapore)
We’re looking for product-aware engineers who are thoughtful, responsible and passionate builders who appreciate user experience. We’re looking for someone who is not only well versed in Web/ iOS or Android development, but also has a strong understanding of good UX, and isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty in backend code. If you’re looking to build something that is used by millions, this is it.
Responsibilities:
  • Frontend: Think, design and execute ideas on the Web/ iOS/ Android platforms that reaches millions
  • Backend: Think, design and implement APIs and improve core functionalities
  • Work with the product team to bring ideas into reality
Additional requirements:
  • Experience shipping one or more iOS/Android apps, ideally currently available in an app store
  • or Experienced with web development
  • Those who practice PDCA cycles
  • Github,online portfolio
  • Knowledge of HTML/JS/CSS,Ruby,Git
Product Design (Singapore)
Burpple is looking for a talented designer to help us tackle the intricate problem of helping people find the best places to enjoy their meals. You should be passionate about this mission, and driven by empathy for the users. Join us to hone your skills and create product designs that will be used by millions of users in multiple cities. An online portfolio required to apply.
Responsibilities:
  • Concept and implement the visual language of Burpple
  • Develop pixel perfect Photoshop comps for our iOS/ Android/ Web platforms
  • Create and advance site-wide style guides
  • Storyboard/prototype UX experiences
  • Help people decide where to eat through your designs
Additional requirements:
  • A diverse portfolio that exhibits excellent use of typography, color, imagery, and graphic elements
  • Knowledge of front end markup: HTML/CSS/JQuery/other
  • Image compression best practices
  • Full knowledge of Adobe CS
  • Information design skills
  • You've unpackaged at least one Apple product
Bonus Skills:
  • Experience designing for mobile devices
  • Icon design
  • Ability to measure pixels by eye
  • Experience in user testing
  • Your favorite color is in Pantone
Business (Singapore)
Burpple’s core value is to connect people to local businesses, and our business services brings us a step closer to fulfilling this mission. We do this by connecting businesses to our audience in an effective and respectful way. We are looking for passionate people who are seeking a career in sales and marketing. You will design and implement ideas to educate businesses about Burpple’s services.
Responsibilities:
  • Design pitches and programs that best represents our business values
  • Manage a high volume of leads, conduct introductory calls, educate clients on the power of Burpple, and help close deals
  • Manage accounts and implement business services
  • Be a Burpple Ambassador to local businesses
Bonus Skills:
  • Experienced with Photoshop
To find out more and apply, please submit your application here or email us at [email protected]
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