OxfordVR is on a mission to revolutionize mental health for millions globally through cutting-edge digital therapies, including a unique and clinically validated immersive virtual reality that gets results. Across 2021 we’re launching a human centered, care forward and technology leveraged virtual clinic for mental health and wellness. Our focus is on infusing virtual mental healthcare with automated technologies like virtual reality, incorporating evidence-based psychological treatments, such as cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), delivered via immersive environments. OxfordVR was spun out from Oxford University in 2017 and seed funded by Optum Ventures, Oxford Science & Innovation and Luminous Ventures. We’re currently involved in a number of clinical trials and deployments across the world, including GameChange - the world’s largest multi-site clinical trial for virtual reality in mental health across the NHS in the United Kingdom.

Oxford VR

United States

Frontend Engineer - Remote

Reporting to the head of Platform Development, the frontend engineer role will translate the UI/UX design wireframes to implementation of the user-facing elements of the application. You will work with the UI/UX designer and bridge the gap between graphical design and technical implementation, taking an active role on both sides and defining how the application looks as well as how it works.

Day-to-day tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Develop new user-facing features
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use
  • Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
  • Optimize application for performance and scalability
  • Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Key Skills:

  • Proficiency in web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Strong knowledge of .NET web framework
  • Proficiency in client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery and Angular
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
  • Familiarity with micro-frontend architectures
  • Understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Experience with Azure DevOps a plus

The ideal candidate for this role will be comfortable with backend development as well, with an expected balance of 75% frontend, 25% backend. Familiarity with C#, API design, and microservice architectures is preferred.

Benefits

  • Competitive salary
  • Insurance benefits including medical, vision, dental, life, long term disability
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fully remote position