Designer

Sterling, Virginia, United States Full-time

Designer

This position is located in Sterling, VA.   No remote options are available. 

Position Overview

As Designer, you will work with the design team, clients, and contractors to design wine and beer dispensing system with focus in aesthetics and manageability.

  • Create equipment layout designs for the kitchens and bars
  • Coordinate equipment layout designs to reflect client’s requirements, including but not limited to requirements such as ADA
  • Review and confirm contractor schedules and specifications to the Sestra equipment requirements
  • Formulate and communicate layout designs and install plans with Sestra Systems Operations team
  • Collaborate with other designers, sales, and engineering to bring new projects and hardware to realization
  • Coordinate and update equipment drawings and related spec sheets to reflect the latest hardware
  • Collaborate with other designers and engineers to design the next generation Sestra hardware
  • Create prototypes of the designs and solutions in variety of materials.
  • Create and issue equipment and other manufacturing drawings to manufacturers
  • Occasional site visits to confirm site conditions and meetings with clients

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Industrial Design preferred. Other design related degrees are also acceptable.
  • 0~2+ years experience
  • Proficient with Revit, AutoCAD or similar preferred
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suites preferred
  • Must possess the ability to read construction drawings
  • Experience working with Food and Beverage equipment or Kitchen equipment desired but not required.
  • Please submit a pdf or a link to an online portfolio with relevant work examples with the application

Salary and Benefits:

  • Competitive salaries.
  • Health benefits (medical, vision, dental)
  • 401K
  • 3 weeks paid vacation plus holidays
  • Sestra equity.

About Sestra Systems, Inc.

Sestra Systems brings the Internet of Things (IoT) to the beverage dispensing industry, disrupting the market by providing ‘dispensing as a service’ and building more profitable, effortless, and eco-friendly programs for our marquis clients.  Our patented solutions are capable of equipping any keg system with electronic, push to pour dispensing, automated portion control, real-time analytics, remote locking through mobile devices and a sophisticated, cloud-based rules and compliance engine.  With the push of a button, our clients serve guests quickly and pour a consistent glass every time – perfect portions, temperature, freshness – for beer, wine, batched cocktails, cold brew coffee and more.   Sestra Systems is an award-winning company headquartered in Sterling, VA. Our clients span North America and include iconic sports venues, cultural centers, hotels, casinos, cruise ships and restaurants.  The Washington Nationals, Kennedy Center, Warner Theater, Audi Field, Greenbrier Resort and Capital One are just a few of our clients in Metro D.C.

Sestra has a growing team of more than 40 people and is led by CEO, Lev Volftsun, a serial entrepreneur who has sold two technology companies to Cisco Systems and a third to Metaswitch, with a total accumulated value of over $1B.