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Founding Data Scientist

Oculo Health

Oculo Health

Data Science
Posted on Friday, June 2, 2023

Founding Data Scientist

January 29, 2023 7:42 PM
For more information on what we’re doing at Oculo as well our culture, see here:
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Role Overview

We’re looking for a Founding Data Scientist to build models that draw insights from eye-tracking, sleep, activity, focus, and behavioral data sources. They’ll own the infrastructure side of the product, setting up and maintaining the backend for our mobile app. The right person for this role is meticulous and ready to build robust scalable systems.


BSc or equivalent knowledge in computer science, engineering, and/or related field
Highly proficient in Python for ML and backend development
Comfortable working with Scikit-learn, Pytorch, and common data science tools (numpy, scipy, matplotlib)
Experience in RESTful API development (we’re using FastAPI and MongoDB)
Experience in building and maintaining AWS pipelines (Lambda, SageMaker) for hosting scalable ML models
Comfortable setting up data lake functionality for analytics


Build and maintain our proprietary ML models for ingesting health data and producing unrivaled mental insights
Maintain our RESTful API for data communication between database and mobile frontend
Design and implement AWS pipelines for proper hosting and scaling of machine learning models
Maintain data lake infrastructure and resolve security issues
Work with the iOS and designer roles to enable data capture from mobile packages + build beautiful data visualizations

What we offer

Competitive salary — paid positions with salary based on comparable roles across seed-stage companies
Equity — equity compensation across all roles for a stake in what we’re doing
Fully-distributed culture — live and work where you'd like (US time zone overlap)

How to apply

Interested in joining an energetic team working to change the tide on brain health?
We'd love to talk! Please fill out this general interest form