About us
at Whoop.

How do you set out to build a system robust enough to prepare a Navy SEAL for battle, but with the form factor and design that the average athlete would be comfortable wearing 24 hours a day?

At WHOOP, that’s exactly what we think about, day in, day out. Our team is comprised of engineers, designers, mathematicians, physiologists, and athletes. We’re focused on building a product that we want to wear.

Careers at Whoop.

At WHOOP, our mission as a culture and workplace mimics our mission as a product and service. We are creating a product that makes individuals and teams perform at a higher level through a deeper understanding of their bodies and daily lives. Our mission: Higher performance through accountability and knowledge. We are a team that owes it to our customers, but even more so to ourselves, to be accountable.

Available Positions

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Signal Processing Engineer

As a Signal Processing Firmware Engineer at WHOOP, your responsibilities will include designing, coding, and validating signal processing software on embedded processors for use in a wearable device. You will be part of a cross-functional team comprised of DSP, firmware, and electrical engineers. The ideal candidate enjoys coding, debugging, and testing at the hardware level. The ideal candidate will be able to adapt to changing requirements while still producing quality software with tight deadlines. The candidate should also possess the ability to communicate clearly and concisely and be comfortable working with hardware and test equipment.


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Requirements

  • Working knowledge of signal processing theory ( i.e IIR filters, FIR filters, FFTs, etc ..)
  • Experience working in a structured SW development process ( i.e. revision control, unit testing, code reviews etc ... )
  • Experience Implementing and optimizing signal processing algorithms on low power MCUs
  • Expertise in C
  • Proficiency in Git
  • Proficiency in Python
  • Experience with Linux development environments
  • MS degree in electrical engineering and at least 3yrs experience

Desirable

  • Experience with iOS application development
  • Experience with biosensor systems
  • Experience with and passion for the fitness and wellness space

Software Engineer in Test, iOS

Help WHOOP move at the speed of web. We’re looking for engineers who are passionate about developing world class tools and infrastructure to help us move quickly with confidence. As a Software Engineer in Test (SET), you play a vital role in our team’s success by making sure that the code base is thoroughly tested to our demanding standards. Help us prepare for the future by researching new tools and frameworks that will allow us to stay ahead of the curve, ensuring that our users and your teammates are the most productive that they can be.


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Responsibilities

  • Research and identify best automated test frameworks to exercise our apps
  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to automate testing
  • Integrate automated tests into our CI framework
  • Work with Architecture to diagnose potential issues in complex software systems
  • Lead research on emerging technologies
  • Train and mentor other engineering team members around coding standards for mocking, testing, etc
  • Designing test plans for new and existing features

Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 4 years of experience in mobile application testing
  • Relevant work experience in test and relevant automation experience
  • Proficiency in modern web coding language: Ruby, Java, or Python
  • Experience with one or more test frameworks
  • E2E automation experience with tools like Selenium, Appium, UIAutomation
  • Highly proficient working in Xcode
  • Proficient and comfortable in GIT VCS
  • Good coding skills in Perl, shell, C, C++ a big plus
  • Experience working on AWS technologies and testing client and SOA
  • Highly proficient in Linux/Ubuntu environment

Software Engineer in Test, Web

Help WHOOP move at the speed of web. We’re looking for engineers who are passionate about developing world class tools and infrastructure to help us move quickly with confidence. As a Software Engineer in Test (SET), you play a vital role in our team’s success by making sure that the code base is thoroughly tested to our demanding standards. Help us prepare for the future by researching new tools and frameworks that will allow us to stay ahead of the curve, ensuring that our users and your teammates are the most productive that they can be.


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Responsibilities

  • Research and identify best automated test frameworks that will be used to exercise our web apps, sites and services.
  • Work as a part of a cross-functional team to automate testing
  • Integrate automated tests into our CI framework
  • Work with Architecture to diagnose potential issues in complex software systems
  • Lead research on emerging technologies
  • Train and mentor other engineering team members around coding standards for mocking, testing, etc
  • Designing test plans for new and existing features, brainstorming with the team to help identify edge cases and potential problem areas, taking part in architecture and design/code reviews, and responsibility for entering and verifying defects in our defect tracking system.

Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 4 years of experience in front and api web application testing
  • Relevant work experience as a software engineer in test and relevant automation experience
  • Excellent debugging and troubleshooting skills
  • Excellent coding skills in modern Web language: JS, CoffeeScript, Ruby, Java, Python, or GoLang
  • E2E automation experience with tools like Protractor, Selenium
  • Experience with JMeter, Jasmine, Mocha, Nightwatch, Casper and other JS testing toolkits a must
  • Highly proficient in GIT VCS
  • Skilled in Perl, shell, C, C++, a plus
  • Experience working on AWS technologies and testing client and SOA
  • Highly proficient in Linux/Ubuntu environment

Cloud Reliability Engineer

Help WHOOP move at the speed of web. We’re looking for engineers who are passionate about developing world class tools and infrastructure to help us move quickly with confidence. As a Reliability Engineer, you play a vital role in each of our team’s success by making sure that the our services scale to the meet the demand for our exciting product. You make sure the cloud infrastructure that forms our underpinnings is running at peak performance at scale. You help us prepare for the future by researching new tools and frameworks that can help us stay ahead of the curve and make sure our users and your teammates and the most productive that they can be.


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Responsibilities

  • Lead the discussion around automation, provisioning, and virtualization
  • Lead the discussion around monitoring and control of our systems
  • Work as a part of a cross-functional team to ensure configuration management and app performance
  • Work to consistently deploy systems across environments to production.
  • ie. development to QA to staging to production
  • Work with Architecture to diagnose complex software systems and discuss security and performance concerns early in the process
  • Lead research on emerging technologies
  • Ability to lead troubleshooting efforts, but not be solely responsible for them
  • Train and mentor other engineering team members around service discovery, configuration management, and provisioning technology

Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience
  • 4 years of experience in managing virtual/cloud based environments; ideally working with Amazon Web Services
  • Relevant work experience in managing Linux distributions, patching, updating in a large scale environment
  • Experience working with automation tools such as Docker, PackerIO, Puppet, Chef, Ansible, and/or Capistrano
  • Coding/Scripting ability in Bash + Ruby, Python, or Java is a must
  • Experience scaling web server environments such as Apache, Nginx, Node/Express, Ruby/Sinatra
  • Experience working with load balancing technologies including HAProxy, Nginx, or other solutions
  • OpenStack experience a plus

Front-End Developer

As a Front End Developer at WHOOP you will be responsible for the implementation and maintenance of the consumer facing side of the web application. The role involves working closely with a talented design team, brainstorming UI/UX, and implementation from PSD to HTML and CSS.


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Requirements

  • A developer who has the necessary skills to bring design ideas and PSDs to the web
  • Excellent HTML5/CSS3 Skills
  • Strong Javascript skills
  • Understanding and appreciation of great UI/UX
  • A strong portfolio that includes beautiful visual design and an intuitive user experience
  • Working knowledge of a modern source code version control (git, mercurial)

Desirable

  • Experience with CSS Preprocessors (LESS, SASS, etc)
  • Experience with Responsive Design
  • Previous projects involving data visualization particularly those involving D3
  • Knowledge of JavaScript MV* frameworks (e.g. AngularJS)

Regulatory and Quality Lead

As the Quality Engineer at WHOOP, you will be responsible for writing the product specifications across the WHOOP platform encompassing software, mobile app, and hardware designs. You will track, trend, and report on customer complaints and non-conforming products. You will develop and maintain quality system and procedures, inspection plans, process validation, and equipment qualification procedures. You will perform internal and supplier quality audits and review DHFs, DMRs and DHRs for accuracy and compliance.


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Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 4+ years of work experience in quality engineer role
  • Experience with new products in consumer electronic space with software components on mobile and web platforms
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001 requirements
  • Reliability and flexibility
  • A self-starter with excellent project management skills, analytical skills, attention to detail, written communication and organizational skills

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Design Controls, DHF, DMR and cGMP
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Passion for the fitness and wellness space a plus

Product Manager

As the Product Manager at WHOOP, you will be responsible for driving the product requirements across WHOOP's platform encompassing software, mobile app, and hardware. You will work closely with the CEO to define the product strategy of the Company and ensure timely release of products. You will work cross-functionally with marketing, sales, software and hardware engineers to make sure we are building a great customer experience. To be successful at this position, you will need to interface with our customers, understand their needs, define feature sets and priorities, and communicate those internally.


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Requirements

  • 4+ years of work experience in product management or marketing background.
  • Experience in launching new products in consumer electronic space with software components on mobile and web platforms.
  • Reliability and flexibility. Excellent project management skills, analytical skills, competitive analysis benchmarking, attention to detail, communication and organizational skills.

Desirable

  • Backgrounds with engineering and MBA degrees.
  • Experience with and passion for the fitness and wellness space a plus!

Mobile App Developer

As a Mobile Engineer at WHOOP, you will be responsible for the development and architecture of our various mobile applications. The WHOOP app presents an interesting set of programming challenges as it will include a complex UI with interactive and constantly updating graphs. The app will also have to process and display massive amounts of data that is continuously streamed from our proprietary bluetooth peripheral. The role involves working closely with a talented development team, brainstorming UI/UX, and implementation in Objective-C and Java.


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Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of at least one mobile application language (preferably Objective-C)
  • 3+ years of experience in building iOS apps in Cocoa/X-Code
  • Thorough knowledge of computer science (ie. OOP, algorithms and data structures)
  • Awesome portfolio of interesting technologies and complex mobile applications
  • Deep knowledge and genuine interest in mobile technologies
  • Experience building, testing and debugging mobile applications for iOS
  • Understanding of web development, HTTP, REST and JSON
  • Solid computer science background including algorithm analysis

Desirable

  • Previous experience with Bluetooth pairing
  • Passion for data and analytics
  • Previous experience with managing big data
  • Proficiency at web development in JavaScript
John CapodilupoCo-Founder & CTO
Will AhmedFounder & CEO
Aurelian NicolaeCo-Founder & Product Development Engineer

Meet the Founders.

WHOOP was founded in 2012 by Will Ahmed, a Harvard College Scholar and Captain of the Harvard Men’s Varsity Squash Team. Will was soon joined by Harvard classmates, John Capodilupo and Aurelian Nicolae. As CTO, Capo utilizes his knowledge as a world class mathematician and son of academic physiologists to marry the technical sophistication and physiological backbone of the WHOOP system. Aurelian is responsible for rapid prototyping and mechanical engineering. Aurelian graduated with a Mechanical Engineering degree from Harvard, where his expertise earned him the nickname, “King of the 3D Printer.” Today you’ll find the founders laughing, yelling, or quietly wearing their headphones.

Meet the Advisors.

At WHOOP, we are privileged to work with some of the most brilliant and creative minds in the world. The Advisory Board includes mathematicians, professors, cardiologists, engineers, marketing executives, and designers. We work together to deliver the most sophisticated solution to help athletes optimize performance.

Nicholas Negroponte Business Development MIT Professor, Founder of One Laptop Per Child, Founder and Director of MIT Media Lab
Antonio Bertone Marketing & Design Former Chief Marketing Officer and Board Director at Puma
Jeffrey Olgin, MD Cardiology Chief of Cardiology at UCSF, Principal Investigator at Health eHeart, an initiative to monitor a million hearts in real time
Youngme Moon Marketing & Branding Donald K. David Professor of Business Administration and Senior Associate Dean for Strategy and Innovation at Harvard Business School, Author of bestselling book Different
Kevin Kit Parker, PhD Biomedical Engineering Harvard Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Applied Physics, U.S. Army Reserve Major
Nicholas Christakis, MD, MPH, PhD Behavioral Health Yale Professor specializing in the intersection of behavioral health and social networks, Time 100 Most Influential Person in the World
Charles Hirschler Data Analyst Founder of Marketech, a data analytics company for training Olympians with heart rate monitors
Stephen Wolfram, PhD Mathematician & Physicist Founder and CEO of Wolfram Research, creator of Mathematica, creator of Wolfram Alpha, and author of A New Kind of Science
Ben Foster Product & Design Former VP Product Management at Opower, expertise in applied behavioral science and consumer app design
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contact(at)whoop.com
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