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Software Team Lead / On-site

OpenBCI, Inc.

OpenBCI, Inc.

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024

Software Team Lead

At OpenBCI we are building the next generation of high-quality human-computer interfaces. We are a growing team of ambitious engineers, designers, and scientists. We are on the lookout for a highly motivated software expert with a passion for biosensing, brain-computer interfaces, and cross-platform architecture. OpenBCI is building a multi-modal biometric sensor system integrated with HMDs, and the Software Team Lead will be managing the development of the compatible software ecosystem.

The salary range is $120,000 to $160,000, depending on experience.

Please include the following information in your application:

  • Resume
  • An explanation of why you want to work at OpenBCI
  • Portfolio or examples of past work
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Primary Responsibilities

  • Oversee the planning, development, and management of professional software, code repositories, and system architecture across platforms
  • Design, build and document scalable solutions to complex biosensing problems.
  • Collaborate with hardware, firmware and software engineers to test and debug software systems.
  • Provide maintenance and support for the existing OpenBCI products.
  • Conceptualize high-level software system design
  • Direct UI/UX feature improvements
  • Develop and document workflow, policies, and other infrastructure related activities
  • Wear many hats. OpenBCI is still a small company, so everyone has to get their hands dirty from time to time. Be comfortable stepping outside your role to help others.


  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field.
  • 5+ years of professional software engineering and systems design.
  • Experience with all operating systems (MacOS/Windows/Linux).
  • Experience with C, C++, Java, Python, Unity, Javascript and cloud computing.
  • Experience with software and firmware troubleshooting.
  • Knowledge of industry best practices for designing, implementing, and maintaining software and open source repositories.
  • Experience writing firmware, contemporary radio communication protocols, and low-level software code.
  • Experience with data encryption and privacy.
  • Understanding of applied machine learning techniques.
  • Self-motivated and well-organized.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills to identify and solve problems across teams and an open source community.

Preferred Skills

  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of non-invasive electrophysiological data processing (EMG, ECG, EEG).
  • Developer experience with Head-Mounted Displays, AR/VR, and Human-Computer Interfaces.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of handling image/camera/video data.


  • Growth potential - OpenBCI is still a small team with lots of room for growth
  • 100% company health care coverage
  • 401K matching up to 4% of salary
  • Equity
  • Flexible working hours
  • Flexible holidays
  • Incredible rooftop view of Manhattan :)
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