Location: Calgary

BlackSquare is an exciting tech start-up located in Calgary. We create software that’s modernizing the global wine, beer and spirits industry. We’re currently operating in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Hong Kong with lots of growth ahead. We’re the perfect place for highly motivated, entrepreneurial people who want to help revolutionize an industry. We are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and self-motivated Wine Data Specialist to join our team with the Global Wine Database project (www.gwdb.io).

Opportunity: Contract until the end of 2018 with an opportunity to extend.

Experience: This is an entry level position within the wine data team. Knowledge about wine, the industry, global geography and being a nerd about data organization are nice to haves. You must be comfortable using technology, type quickly & accurately. You know how to crush data entry and are motivated and self driven.

The ideal candidate will be able to work independently with little supervision, and execute on deliverables in an efficient manner while maintaining a high level of attention to detail.

The ideal candidate:

Has 3+ year of computer related experience
Is very detail-oriented
Is extremely organized and loves to-do lists
Has excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Can type fast
Can type accurately
Confident in using the internet

Nice to haves:

Know the difference between Shiraz & Syrah
Has experience working in a fast-paced startup
Has experience working in the technology sector
Is an early adopter of new technologies


Compensation for this role is negotiable based on experience and work flexibility.

Flexible schedule:
Awesome working environment in Calgary’s Beltline, close to restaurants and shops. Opportunity to “get in on the ground floor” with an exciting technology group of companies. Lots of wine to sample and expand your palate – we hold weekly tastings. Remote work is also a possibility.

If you fit the profile, please submit your resume/LinkedIn, to jobs@blacksquare.io.