Specialist/Scientist-in-residence
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Specialist/Scientist-in-residence

About Crescent Health:

At Crescent, we're building the world's first personal trainer for sleep. We're combining human ingenuity & expertise with the most advanced research & analytics, to empower more individuals to unlock better performance and health through improved sleep. We're translating the latest science and research into reality, unlocking the mysteries of sleep, and enabling people across the world to meet their full potential through optimal sleep health.

We’re changing the way the world sleeps -- and we need individuals who are ready to join us on this mission!

What we're looking for:

We're looking for passionate and entrepreneurial scientists, with experience in research development, to be our Scientists-in-Residence.

We're a small, fast growing startup & are hiring scientists who can help accelerate our trajectory. We're looking to hire people who excel in a fast paced environment & are eager to have immediate impact & ownership.

Your responsibilities:

  • Join our rapidly growing, interdisciplinary team of engineers, scientists, and expert coaches, and have a significant impact across product, design, research, and company growth
  • Help incorporate the latest science into new experiences and features to enhance sleep for our members -- you’ll be applying the bleeding-edge of sleep research into reality
  • Engage and support our members and community by answering questions and helping develop best practices and curriculum for our members
  • Create, edit and post interesting and relevant content to generate meaningful engagement
  • Helping us find new advisors and members to grow our community
  • Organize and host monthly community sessions & webinars
  • Advise the founding and coaching team on strategic product and coaching playbook decisions

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Passionate about sleep health and helping the world sleep better
  • Culturally responsive, open to, and capable of working with diverse populations
  • Experience in a research and development setting (Strongly preferred)
  • Experience working in consumer health, and digital health (Strongly preferred)
  • Excellent written communication and analytical skills.
  • Minimum 4 years of scientific research experience. Ph.D. is a plus.
  • Experience working with data visualization libraries and Python or R (Preferred)
  • Experience working with a small team of engineers in a fast-paced, unstructured setting (Optional)

Process ⚡️

  1. Intro chat with Josh (30-40 minutes) You'll first talk with Josh on a call; you won't need to prepare anything in advance. We would love to hear your story, where you're aiming to go, and understand if we can be helpful in that journey. In exchange, we'll share how we came to be, and who we are. We can talk over Zoom or grab a coffee somewhere in SF Bay Area.
  2. Chat with Jason (30-45 minutes) The purpose is to give you a thorough overview of our current efforts. You'll get to ask questions and we'd also love to hear about your sweet spot and interests within the areas we are working on.

How to apply 🌟

Reach out to Josh via email:

  • Short intro why you think Crescent would be a great next step in your journey 🗺
  • Link to your Linkedin profile, or CV

Contact: Josh@crescent.co