As the world becomes increasingly stressful and change accelerates at an unprecedented pace, the toll on mental health has been significant, leaving many people feeling overwhelmed, down, anxious, or depressed.
We want to help.
Many people hesitate to seek therapeutic of psychological help because of stigma, misinformation or treatment is simply inaccessible.
We want to change that.
Join us in our mission – preserving mental health and wellness, and making mental healthcare more accessible and affordable, so that everyone can live their happiest and healthiest life!
About MindBeacon, Our Story …
MindBeacon began with CBT Associates – a team of therapists including Psychologists and Psychological Associates practicing across multiple locations in the Greater Toronto Area, and now providing virtual therapy through secure video or your favourite device!
BEACON was first introduced in 2016 as an in-clinic innovation to enhance delivery and measurement of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). One of Canada’s most purposeful digital start-ups, BEACON officially launched in 2017 as a fully digital experience providing treatment through digitally delivered CBT with the one-on-one support of a dedicated therapist. Founded by clinical and technology innovators, BEACON leverages existing and emerging cloud and machine learning technologies to advance the state of the art for mental health clinical capacity.
To learn more about BEACON, please visit: https://www.mindbeacon.com
Reporting into the Senior Full Stack Engineer, this is an exciting opportunity to work as part of our Product/Design/Engineering team located in Toronto! The mandate of the P/D/E team is to lead innovation that allows people and populations to access effective mental health care through digitally-delivered CBT, and the Full Stack Developer - Intermediate/Senior level, will play a key role in achieving that mandate. As a growing and developing company, there is no shortage of new projects or learning opportunities for those who are eager – you will never get bored at MindBeacon!
An Overview of the Key Responsibilities:
Work with the team that is responsible for the design and development of BEACON Platform services and applications
Maintain knowledge and a keen understanding of client-oriented application design trends and best practices to assist in the implementation of new technological innovations in the BEACON platform and its applications
Implement high quality and highly efficient code to deliver on business values
Implement and maintain applications and CI/CD pipelines to automate distribution process
Evaluate product implementation plans to maximize technical feasibility and deliver highly scalable, reliable, and reusable services
Collaborate with internal stakeholders to review interface and application design specifications, architecture, test plan, requirements, etc.
Work in a cross-functional team to ensure delivery of BEACON platform services and BEACON applications
Participate in design and code reviews
Contribute to a high-performing team through the active delivery of role requirements, as well as development and maintenance of positive relationships with internal team members
Other duties as assigned
The Skills and Experience That Make You a Great Fit for Our Team:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics, or another related field
Minimum 5 years experience with Node JS, and Express JS development
Deep understanding and proficiency with information and data management theories; minimum 3 years database experience with SQL and NOSQL databases, including MongoDB, Apache CouchDB, MSSQL, Oracle, PostgreSQL or MySQL
Solid knowledge of architecture and design patterns, and hands-on experience building microservice architecture solutions in a domain driven design
Demonstrated ability to build production level solution in any modern programming language (i.e. Golang, Scala, C#, Swift, Python, Java, etc.)
Proficient understanding of Test Driven Development and Behaviour Driven Development
Strong communication skills paired with ability to work collaboratively in an agile team environment
Heightened troubleshooting abilities with ability to think creatively, anticipate, identify, and resolve problems
Comfortable working independently; organized and focused with effective time-management and planning skills to ensure deadline achievement
Adaptability and familiarity working under pressure and adjusting to changing priorities while maintaining a positive and constructive attitude towards work
What Sets You Apart from the Crowd:
Knowledge of NestJS is a strong asset
Previous working experience in an agile, and/or growing start-up environment
Previous experience or interest working in mental health
Solid team player with solutions-oriented approach, easily listens to feedback and shares expertise and new learnings with the team
Identify as an innovative and curious professional, continually upgrading personal technical skills through research, education, and self‑motivated technology experimentation
Why Work with MindBeacon:
Being part of a high-impact organization, that is looking to make mental healthcare more accessible and more affordable for all Canadians – help us shape that vision!
Excelling in a dynamic and changing environment, we are continuously innovating to make our platform the premiere way for Canadians to access high-quality, evidence-based treatment.
Valuing growth and development, we embrace accountability, transparency, and continuous learning.
If this opportunity sounds like you, select “Apply for this Job” to submit your cover letter and resume, and tell us why you’re a great fit for our team!
MindBeacon is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse, inclusive, and accessible workplace. We strongly support equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, family or marital status, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, or any other protected characteristic.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking park in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process. If accommodation is needed in the recruitment process, please let us know and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs to ensure fair and equitable access throughout the recruitment and selection process. You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We welcome and encourage all qualified applicants to apply, those selected for further consideration or interview will be contacted directly.
Thank you for your interest in MindBeacon!
Note on COVID-19:
Given the current situation with COVID-19, this position will likely start as a remote position, and you should expect that your work will be done from home. As such, your training and onboarding as well as ongoing work will be a bit different than usual, however we strive to maintain a collaborative environment through the use of virtual software and a strong team atmosphere. When the physical office does re-open, we will communicate about a return to work plan.