Research Scientist Intern, Sensor Data Analysis (PhD)

Research Scientist Intern, Sensor Data Analysis (PhD)
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Redmond, WA
The Reality Labs (RL) Sensors Team is developing products to contribute to the development of augmented and virtual reality. Amongst other focus areas, the group specializes in research and implementation of bio/motion sensors with an eye towards driving the state of the art. We are looking for intern candidates with experience in classical and machine learning algorithm development with time-varying signals to collaborate with our team in pursuit of novel sensing technologies.
Our internships are twelve (12) to twenty four (24) weeks long and we have various start dates throughout the year.
Research Scientist Intern, Sensor Data Analysis (PhD) Responsibilities
  • Work with study coordinators to design studies and find key results
  • Work with study coordinators to collect data
  • Run analysis on sensor performance such as accuracy, sensitivity, SNR, etc.
  • Algorithm development to isolate target signals
  • Communicate and present results to a wide range of audiences
Minimum Qualifications
  • Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining, a PhD degree in the field of Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, or related fields
  • Experience with signal processing single and multichannel time series sensor data in MATLAB or Python
  • Experience with basic machine learning methods in MATLAB and/or Python (random forest, SVM, etc)
  • Familiarity with deep learning fundamentals and tools like Pytorch, Tensorflow, or Keras.
  • Interpersonal experience: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • Must obtain work authorization in the country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Intent to return to degree-program after the completion of the internship/co-op
  • Familiarity with processing data from user trials
  • Hands on experience with IMU, PPG, Ultrasound, Microphones, EMG, ECG, etc dataforms
  • Experience working with MEMS sensors and actuators
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$7,313/month to $10,250/month + benefits

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