Senior Barista

Welcome to MATTER. By day a third wave coffee bar; by night Brooklyn's newest gastropub. Check them out @matterbar on instagram and keep on reading here to learn more about this role!


MATTER is searching for a talented Senior Barista with a refined third wave approach to bringing every cup of coffee to life! This is a great opportunity for someone excited about exploring the furthest limit of coffee potential and serving every latte, machiatto, cortado or pour over with unmatched customer service. Come join the MATTER team - you'll play a key role in building a premier third wave coffee program in the heart of Brooklyn!

If you have a high level of skill in the craft of coffee including dialing in, knowledge of flavor profiles and the execution of beautiful latte art, and have 3+ years working within a third wave environment, MATTER would love to talk to you!

The right senior barista can expect to start at $15 per hour; they may consider baristas with less experience at a lower rate of pay with the possibility of promotion after a trial period. MATTER is looking forward to hearing from you!


  • 3+ years experience working within a third-wave environment
  • Latte Art skills required
  • Completion of barista training with a specialty coffee shop
  • Familiarity with Cafe Grumpy strongly preferred
  • Skill in dialing-in
  • Knowledge of flavor profiles
  • Excellence in customer service skills


Salary based on experience