Careers

Halo Neuroscience develops life-changing neurotechnology. As a new member of our team, you'll be joining a talented group of engineers, designers, scientists, and doctors who recognize that good work comes from staying nimble, having fun, and working alongside great people. If you are excited to be at the forefront of a ground-breaking new industry, we would love to hear from you! Please send your resume and cover letter to gethired@haloneuro.com.

Full Stack Engineer

Halo Neuroscience is looking for a talented full stack developer who will be responsible for managing our website and some backend APIs. Your primary focus will be maintaining and developing all server-side logic, implementing new features, and ensuring high performance and responsiveness to requests from the front-end. You will also be responsible for integrating the front-end elements built by our marketing and product teams.

This is a high visibility and high impact role on a rapidly growing team. You’re a great fit if you love solving problems cross-functionally, if you thrive in fast-paced environments, and if you wake up every day excited to work alongside great people. You’ll be at the forefront of an exciting new industry with enormous growth potential.

Responsibilities

  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable Ruby on Rails code
  • Integration with Postgres
  • Identify bottlenecks and bugs, and devise solutions to these problems
  • Help maintain code quality, organization and automatization
  • Help develop micro-services
  • Frontend and Backend development

Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field, preferably psychology or neuroscience
  • 1-4 years of relevant experience
  • 1-2 years in a fast startup environment preferred
  • Good understanding of the syntax of Ruby and its nuances
  • Good understanding of server-side templating languages (We use ERB)
  • Good understanding of server-side CSS preprocessors
  • Basic understanding of front-end technologies, such as JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS3
  • Familiarity with concepts of MVC, Mocking, ORM, and RESTful
  • A knack for writing clean, readable Ruby code
  • Ability to integrate multiple data sources and databases into one system
  • Understanding of fundamental design principles behind a scalable application
  • Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
  • Familiarity with development aiding tools (Docker, rake)

Nice to haves

  • Able to implement automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Desire to work in a start up environment with limited structure and huge growth potential
  • Love of brain puns a plus!

QA Engineer

Your job will be to ensure that we release the highest quality products to our customers. Here are some of the things you'll do:

  • Develop and maintain test specs, test plans and test suites in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Clearly communicate issues and track resolution
  • Verify code patches and bug fixes
  • Develop efficient automation tests and support automation test infrastructure
  • Work directly with product managers and developers in an agile environment to develop end-to-end tests that model real-world usage
  • Assist in the design and evolution of the company's QA platform

Here's what we're looking for:

  • 3+ years of iOS and Android QA experience
  • BS or MS degree in computer science or related technical fields
  • Experience with connected devices
  • Experience with mobile app operating systems
  • Ability to execute black and white box tests on mobile applications
  • Programming or scripting experience
  • Exposure to scrum environment with agile methodologies

Product Designer

Here are some of the things you'll do as a Product Designer:

  • Own high-impact projects that solve user problems; design intuitive and elegant user experiences
  • Create user flows, wireframes, prototypes, user interface specifications
  • Collaborate with the product team to develop a shared vision, articulate new design solutions, and execute the team's objectives

Here's what we're looking for:

  • 3+ years of experience as a Product Designer and/or UI Designer
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating excellent work in visual design
  • User-centric design mindset; experience incorporating business challenges and customer needs into intuitive designs
  • Ability to see stories where others don’t and bring them to life visually

Research Associate

At Halo, data is king. We're looking for a talented Research Associate to help propel our in-house research through rigorous scientific inquiry.

Here are some of the things you'll do as our Research Associate:

  • As a project lead (and in collaboration with the larger research team), you will design, execute, analyze, and communicate research findings
  • You will provide both intellectual and hands-on support for teammates' research projects
  • You'll provide meaningful input on the direction of the company's research program
  • You'll translate scientific findings (both internal and external) for a non-technical audience
  • You'll change the world through neuroscience!

Here's what we're looking for:

  • Bachelor's or graduate degree in neuroscience or a related field from a top tier university
  • Broad knowledge of statistics and statistical applications
  • Experience conducting human research in a laboratory setting
  • Impeccable organization and attention to detail
  • Innate curiosity and strong critical thinking skills

Bonus points:

  • Background in neuropsychology, cognitive science, cognitive psychology, or related field with a high GPA
  • Familiarity with psychometric testing and programming behavioral tasks

Content Marketing Associate

We're looking for a passionate content marketing all-star who will be responsible for developing written assets that help us spread our message. You are a perfect fit if you love creative problem solving and finding new ways to educate and inspire your audience.

Here are some of the things you'll be doing as our Content Marketing Associate:

  • Craft easy-to-read blog posts about neuroscience, human performance, and athletics; explain complicated concepts in clear, thoughtful prose
  • Develop out-of-the-box social media campaigns; engage our followers with fresh initiatives
  • Collaborate with the partnerships and research teams to tell compelling stories on blog & social
  • Work with our PR team to craft media narratives, press releases, and reporter pitches
  • Assist in developing email, website, and digital advertising content

Here's what we're looking for:

  • 0-3 years of experience in content marketing
  • Exceptional writing skills across multiple platforms — from punchy one-liners to long-form blogs
  • The ability to tell a single story from five different angles
  • A love for all things pop culture, and a knack for creating buzz
  • A positive attitude; feedback is an opportunity to up your game!
  • SEO experience preferred; video editing skills a huge plus

A Day in the Life

  • 8:30 – 9 AM: Arrive and spend some time discussing the latest neuroscience news with your colleagues
  • 9 – 10 AM: Craft a blog post outline about new tDCS research that unpacks how to learn music skill faster
  • 10 – 11 AM: Get feedback on a landing page that highlights Kari Pearce’s top finish at the CrossFit Games
  • 11 – 12 PM: Marketing team meeting to discuss next sales campaign, identify key audiences, and develop messaging strategy
  • 12 – 1 PM: Company-wide lunch hour to learn from other departments about their progress and key areas of focus
  • 1 – 3 PM: Plan and execute social media campaigns to test new messaging and visual assets
  • 3 – 4 PM: Meet with TRX trainer Shauna Harrison and the partnerships team to develop workout guide content
  • 4 – 5 PM: Draft workout guide and brainstorm visual elements with design team
  • 5 – Whenever: Beer strategy session with your boss / coworkers to talk about the next big idea and brainstorm new, innovative solutions to the challenges of the company

Benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits for employees and families
  • Gym benefits
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick days
  • Opportunity to work with sharp, motivated co-workers in a collaborative and entrepreneurial team
  • Ability to share in the upside with our Employee Stock Option Program
  • Team-bonding events and exciting outings!

About the Company

Halo Neuroscience is a neurotechnology company that champions human potential. Our first product, Halo Sport, facilitates faster acquisition of muscle memory by inducing a temporary state of hyperlearning in the brain's motor cortex. Thousands of athletes and musicians worldwide use Halo Sport every day, including members of the NBA, MLB, NFL, and NCAA, as well as members of the Olympics and the U.S. Military. Our long-term goal is to build a suite of Halo products that will use neurostimulation to optimize both human performance and human health. Halo is backed by incredible investors including TPG, Lux Capital, JAZZ Venture Partners, and Andreessen Horowitz.