Join the team

Our mission is to enhance visual communication by elevating the medium of drawing -- its conception, creation and consumption.  We’re building a team that thinks creatively and embraces innovation. We are looking to hire highly motivated team members to join us in our next stage. 

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Open Positions:

Senior iOS App Developer
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We are looking for a Senior iOS App Developer with 5+ years of experience developing apps with a focus on rich interactive user experiences. You’ll work on all phases of design and implementation.


An ideal candidate would have a BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent post graduate experience and five or more years of experience developing applications with complicated interactive 3D and 2D UI. In addition, an ideal candidate also has shipped multiple consumer facing production applications in the Apple App Store.

Required Technologies & Skills

  • Experience with real time 3D graphics and using shader-based APIs like Metal or OpenGL ES.
  • Extensive experience using Objective-C, UIKit, and Swift.
  • Experience developing with cross platform C++ codebases.
  • A good sense of visual design and an eye for detail and polish.
  • Experience mentoring more junior engineers.
  • Experience doing release management.
  • Experience running agile sprint planning processes.
  • Experience sharing engineering and technical design best practices via code reviews and architecture design reviews.
  • Good communication skills including communicating with business partners and non-technical team members.
  • Experience working at a fast moving startup with ambitious goals.

Additional Skills

  • Experience with newer Apple UI technologies like SwiftUI.
  • Experience with Microsoft WinUI / XAML frameworks.
  • Experience developing MacOS desktop applications.
  • Experience prototyping new 3D UX interactions.

Project Description

Mental Canvas is building on its core technology and prior products to launch a new product: an enhanced version of Mental Canvas Draw, our iPadOS app, with many new AI-based features for creating and sharing interactive web scenes. This is a great opportunity to work on a technically challenging new product.


Full-time, Remote. Located in the US and able to work on East Coast time.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation package is based on experience and qualifications and includes base salary, full benefits package, and stock options.

Applications should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume

Apply at include "RE: iOS Developer" in the subject line.

Senior Web Developer
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We are looking for a Senior Web Developer with 5+ years of experience developing web apps with a focus on rich interactive user experiences.

Requires proficiency in JavaScript, React and WebGL. Requires MS in Computer Science or extensive post-BS experience.

Apply at include "RE: Web Developer" in the subject line.

Machine Learning Scientist
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We are looking for a Machine Learning Scientist with experience applying deep-learning methods to computer vision and image synthesis problems. Must have interests in creating and adapting user interfaces for data collection data and ground-truth modeling. We prefer deployed models to leaderboard standings.

Apply at include "RE: ML Scientist" in the subject line.

There are no open positions at this time.
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Mental Canvas, Inc.
HearstLab, 40th Floor
300 West 57th Street
New York, NY, 10019