At Interaxon, we develop engaging experiences using brain sensing technology. We are a passionate team of researchers, technical experts and scientists building the world’s leading science-based brain platform to empower personal transformation through human-centered innovation. Our Muse and Muse 2 headbands are designed to make meditation easier and provide real-time audio and visual feedback on your meditative state through the Muse companion app.
As a PEY Student on our Cloud team, you have an interest, and some experience, developing web applications across the entire technical stack, are skilled at working in a team agile environment, and are dedicated to building products that users love. Your code will be deployed to production and will be used by thousands of users everyday.
Our Tech Stack:
Python with Flask
Google Cloud Platform with App Engine
NoSQL - Google Cloud Datastore
SQL - MySQL or PostgreSQL or equivalent
Ruby on Rails
What you’ll be doing:
Working collaboratively across teams to define the problem, discuss and debate technical design options to get to the right solution.
Building front-end web apps based on agreed upon specifications.
Documenting your technical designs to educate others.
Testing code, ensuring high test coverage and shipping code that you are proud of.
Learning and improving on existing technology, code and platforms.
Taking on projects across the stack: front-end, back-end and everything in between.
Create reporting dashboards by querying our database.
Your skills and experience:
Strong knowledge of data structures, algorithms, design patterns, and computer science principles
Ability to learn and jump between a variety of code bases, tools, and apps
Experience building RESTful APIs is a plus
Understanding of web development
Comfortable in Git
Familiarity with software development life cycle and agile methodology
Experience with unit testing and end-to-end testing methodologies
Experience with our tech stack (asset)
Basic understanding of client/server communication (asset)
Basic understanding of distributed systems (asset)
Our collaborative culture is an extension of our vision to empower personal transformation to improve lives and change the world. We have a flexible working environment, meditation space, onsite gym with subsidized membership, a kitchen full of snacks, a variety of food nearby on King Street / Queen Street, onsite bicycle parking and easy access to the TTC. Join a team passionate about making a difference.
Interaxon is a company fueled on innovation and inclusion. We believe that diversity is an essential part of our workplace culture, and we continue to grow our team through equal opportunity and barrier-free recruitment. Additionally, if you require any accommodations during the selection process, please let us know!