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Quantified Citizen is a mobile health research startup aimed at disrupting the unnecessary cost and time of research by making it easy for anyone to do.

We envision the whole world setting up experiments: big and small, by themselves or with friends, on something obscure or something trending. A world stoked on science! With everyone making scientific discoveries that lead to a healthier, happier, better life for all.

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Marketing Manager

The Marketing Manager will lead the communications and marketing efforts for Quantified Citizen, and manage the social media team.

Location: Canada or US (remote, PST or EST)

Job Type: Full-time

What You'll be Doing

  • Work with leadership to co-create our go-to market strategy while defining the tactics to bring it to life.
  • Leverage our existing organic interest and user base through email marketing.
  • Plan, design, build out and engage our dynamic community, through platforms such as Discord & Reddit.
  • Grow our audience and bring our story to life across social media: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok
  • Help us turn the ideas of Quantified Self from a movement into a practical part of one's life.
  • Track the effectiveness of what’s working across marketing channels using a data-informed approach.
  • Collaborate with mission-aligned partners and with our PR team on new announcements and launches.
  • Lead outreach to mission-aligned partners and media outlets and manage public relations process through our upcoming funding round, product launch and beyond.
  • Identify influencers and creators who will be passionate about our mission, and manage outreach and subsequent campaigns.
  • Help us build in public as much as we possibly can.

What We Expect from You

  • Passion and drive
  • Age and education do not define your experience, but rather proven success bringing brands and products to market.
  • You are plugged into platforms like Twitter, Clubhouse, TikTok & Instagram, and can gather the most up to date and effective strategies for paid and unpaid customer acquisition.
  • You have an opinion on what marketing channels are the most effective for our use case. Can we navigate the dark arts of SEO? Is email marketing a sure bet? We expect you to have a clear answer on these types of questions.
  • You understand modern community building techniques and best practices.
  • You love to build content strategies & plans that drive real results : you’re interested in building content strategies that resonate and drive acquisition goals
  • You’ve worked with early-stage startups and know how to operate effectively in ambiguity and fast-paced environments.
  • You are a lifelong learner, comfortable and eager to learn about new domains and teach yourself new skills every day.
  • You are an effective collaborator and relationship builder. You’ve worked with cross-disciplinary teams in the past to deliver marketing campaigns that drive results.
  • You live in Canada or the United States - we are largely West Coast based, but open to hires from all over North America
  • You’re extremely organized: any good marketer knows that ideas are only as good as their execution. You’re an adept project manager that can bring ideas to life in an organized way.
  • You have experience with popular marketing tools: Google Ads, Facebook Ads, HubSpot Marketing & Sales modules, etc.

How to Apply

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Backend Engineer

We're looking for a full-time Backend Engineer to join our backend services team. The backend team is responsible for the REST APIs, data processing services and managing our underlying production infrastructure. They will work closely with our mobile and web teams on project requirements and with the CTO and VP Engineering on systems design and implementation.

The backend team is small so there are a lot of opportunities to influence design, direction, and culture. It also means the team takes on the additional responsibility of maintaining our staging and production infrastructure so any and all devops experience is a valuable asset, particularly with regards to large-scale, multi-tenant systems or significant experience with PaaS (AWS, GCP, Azure or similar).

We expect the role to grow or adapt along with the needs of the company and towards your interests and strengths.

Location: Remote - US & Canada

Metro Vancouver or the GTA preferred for timezone reasons, but not required.

Timeframe

Open for applications 📭

 🧮 If you're interested in applying and prefer to show rather than tell, take a look at our quick qc-apply exercise on github (~20 minutes).

About the Position

  • Build and maintain one or more of the background services (as appropriate)
  • Work closely with the CTO and VP Engineering on infrastructure design and maintenance
  • Collaborate with teammates on best practices and team culture
  • Communicate proactively using Notion, Github, & Slack to help maintain our effective use of meeting time
  • Write clear and actionable work tickets
  • Explore new and creative ways of doing things (e.g. automation, new approaches, featurizing multiple scripts into one script with options)
  • Attend our weekly, scheduled video calls every week for individual updates and team discussion
  • In collaboration with other teams, be an advocate for challenges that impact the backend and an ally in the universal melee against chaos

This is a remote job, even for employees In Vancouver and Toronto. You are free to work where you work best. You will be expected to regularly overlap 2-4 hours of your workday with the Vancouver workday (PST/PDT) to interact with our core team.

What We Expect from You

  • Operate with a privacy and security oriented mindset
  • Proficient in writing Python, Ruby or Elixir code to solve complex problems
  • Productive on the command-line for development and devops tasks
  • Experience working on a collaborative team that may have involved:
    • Participating in the full development life-cycle
    • Health and privacy-related regulatory compliance, like HIPAA or GDPR
    • Being a team lead or contributing to project organization
    • Implementing an automated continuous integration or deployment process
    • Having a positive work environment that you can tell us about 🤠
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following is an asset:
    • Platform services like AWS, Azure or GCP
    • Statistical analysis, discrete computation or machine learning
    • The practical challenges associated with working on very large datasets
    • Operational concerns like availability, reliability, and predictive resourcing
  • Comfortable working with underdefined requirements and possibly as an opportunity to directly contribute to the success of the product

Please note: Preference is given to candidates that have an interest or background in psychology (or similar), mental health, microdosing, health & wellness or what Quantified Citizen working on in general.

How to Apply

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Hiring Statement

Quantified Citizen is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.

If you're unsure whether your skills and experience would be a fit for this position, email us anyway so we can figure it out together. At the very least, we'll be pleased to answer any of your questions and offer any constructive feedback we may have (but only if we're asked).

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