About us:

At Brainbuild, we come to work every day passionate about making nutrition & health expertise available for the masses in an economically sustainable way. Our free mobile apps sync with your calendar events to plan all your meals, snacks, hydration, and sleep each day through algorithms trained with the accuracy of a registered dietitian.

Our dietitians also vet and customize well-balanced, simple, and delicious food suggestions for users to choose from. We're partnering with food companies to solve their core pain for reaching an audience in a data-driven way.

We are:

  • Seed funded, based in San Francisco, founded at Duke University
  • Backed by science and our own research: go.brainbuild.io/researchresults
  • One of Inc.com's Top 30 Emerging Companies in the US
  • One of Inc.com & Kairos Society (K50) Top 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World Started by Entrepreneurs Under the Age of 25
  • Winner of the Frank Borchardt Prize from David Cummings

You are:

A self-starter who cares deeply about using machine learning to make an impact and interested in taking a deep dive into the field and build out the robustness of our data pipelines as well as train our neural network. Later, you will build upon your experiences to tackle more complex ML projects that directly improve the way we help all our users.


  • Fluent in Python
  • Experienced using Git
  • Able to quickly pick up languages
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Manages time well and motivated
  • Entrepreneurial and self-starting
  • Able and willing to switch tasks/direction quickly

Desired experience:

  • Python
  • Bonus: C++, JavaScript, Node.js, React.js, Redux
  • Experienced with Data Pipelines
  • Data Science / Analytics
  • A passion for shaping the future of health, nutrition, and wellness

Reach out to us at [email protected] with the subject line “Brainbuild Career - Machine Learning” if you believe in our mission and are ready to change your life as well as the lives of countless others. We are more than excited to hear from you!

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