Chief Psychologist

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Alex is an AI-powered app created to help people break free from bad habits and into better mental health. We are looking for an ambitious CBT-psychologist with an entrepreneurial mindset who’s interested in technology and want to make a positive impact in the world. You will work with many aspects of the company including product, validation and business and take on a broad set of responsibilities. You will be working closely with a small and highly skilled product development and business team. With funding primarily from Sweet Studio (the King founders), we’re excited to continue the epic journey that lies ahead and to make our mark on the world.


Our product is a mobile consumer app available on Android and iOS (search for Alex Rökfri) where the users can track their triggers, get personalized support and learn about their own psychology. Smoking is the first unwanted habit we are targeting, and the platform is built to scale to different unwanted habits and mental health issues as we expand. This includes Sugar, Snacking, Overeating, Porn Overuse, Betting, Gaming, Shopping, Mild Depression, Anxiety, Sleep and Stress.


One of the most exciting things about this role is how it connects with many aspects of the company. Having worked with psychologists (consultants) since the start of Alex, we know that you will add huge value in the following areas:

Product development: You will be working closely with the product team with input on how to implement CBT tools and methods such as function analysis (ABC) and reveal cognitive distortions in the app. You will be writing new content and revising the content that is currently in the app. You will learn how to interpret user data and conduct user interviews to develop the experience further.

Research and validating Alex: You will follow the latest behavioral change research such as CBT and ACT. We plan on having a study conducted on Alex during 2019 which you will lead on our part. This includes finding a suitable partner university, help designing the study and support the researchers who will conduct it.

Marketing and business development: You will join the CEO and commercial manager in sales pitches to potential customers in health care and pharma. You will be writing articles and pieces to strengthen our content marketing and social media presence.

Skills & Previous experience we’re looking for


  • Licensed Psychologist (CBT)
  • Clinical experience
  • Fluent in English and excellent writing skills
  • Entrepreneurial mindset and not afraid to get his/her hands dirty
  • Quick learner and hard worker


  • Previous experience at a startup
  • Experience from internet and/or technologically delivered psychology such as internet psychiatry, online treatments etc.
  • Have worked in a commercial setting and experience of business development


Alex Health AB or “Alex” is a for-profit Stockholm based AI & psychology startup currently developing a 2nd generation behavioral change app. The company was founded in 2018 and is currently run by a team of 5. The company is based in Norrsken House (Birger Jarlsgatan 57) and Sweet Studio (by the central station).


The founders of King via Sweet Studio. Sweet Studio is a venture studio, building great products with ambitious entrepreneurs. They support entrepreneurs not only with cash, but also by dedicating their in-house team of designers, developers, and marketers to bring ideas to life. Sweet Studio is the second fund raised by the King founders and a sister fund to Sweet Capital.

Warren Campbell (Chairman of the Board)

Warren is an ex. McKinsey Partner who founded the energy company Vireo, which was sold to Kinnevik. He is currently an early stage tech investor with portfolio companies in a variety of industries.

Compensation: Base salary and equity

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Norrsken House

Norrsken House
113 56 Stockholm Directions


John holds a B.Sc. in Psychology and a M.Sc. in Business & Economics and has been building companies since the age of 15.

Oliver is currently doing his Ph.D. in Theoretical Computational Biophysics at KTH. He is a theoretical physicist by training and has spent most of his professional career as a leader in Java/Python development.

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