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Research Intern, Human-Computer Interaction

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Internship, Science/Research, English
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At (COMPANY NAME) Reality Labs, we are we are defining the future of interaction with augmented and virtual reality devices. As an intern, you will explore novel input modalities with AR or VR, to understand how they affect performance and experience and guide their design. In this role, you will collaborate with leading researchers in the AR/VR, HCI, cognitive science, and UX fields. Our internship is 16 to 24 weeks long and we have various start dates throughout the year.

Research Intern, Human-Computer Interaction Responsibilities

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Plan and execute cutting-edge research to advance AR/VR interaction technologies in one or more of the following areas: Explore the effects of novel AR/VR input modalities on performance and experience, Explore and model how costs of error vary with input modality, task, and context, Explore new methods for disambiguating interactions with real and virtual content in the real world, Leverage knowledge of human cognition (e.g., perception, attention) to develop better input experiences

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Collaborate with other researchers and engineers to develop, prototype, and test hardware and software solutions.

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Produce publishable research that appears in top-tier journals or at leading international conferences.

Minimum Qualifications

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Must obtain work authorization in the country of employment at the time of hire and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment

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Currently has or is in the process of obtaining a PhD in human-computer interaction, psychology, cognitive science, or a related field.

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Excellent research skills involving defining problems, exploring solutions, designing experiments, and analyzing and presenting results.

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Proficiency in C++/C#, Matlab, R, and/or Python.

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Interpersonal skills for cross-group and cross-culture collaboration.

Preferred Qualifications

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Intent to return to degree-program after the completion of the internship/co-op

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Experience with machine learning and computational modeling.

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Experience with eye-tracking data.

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Experience building experiences in Unity.

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About the (COMPANY NAME) company

(COMPANY NAME)'s mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at (COMPANY NAME) are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

La mission de (COMPANY NAME) est de donner aux gens le pouvoir de créer une communauté et de rapprocher le monde. Grâce à notre vaste gamme d'applications et de services, nous construisons un différent type d'entreprise qui relie des milliards de personnes à travers le monde, qui leur donne des moyens de partager entre eux et de les rapprocher. Que nous créions de nouveaux produits ou aidions une petite entreprise à étendre sa portée, les gens de (COMPANY NAME) sont des bâtisseurs dans l'âme. Nos équipes mondiales sont constamment en train d'itérer, de résoudre des problèmes et de travailler ensemble pour permettre aux gens du monde entier de créer une communauté et de les connecter de manière significative. Ensemble, nous pouvons aider les gens à bâtir des communautés plus fortes - nous ne faisons que commencer.

(COMPANY NAME) is committed to providing reasonable support (called accommodations) in our recruiting processes for candidates with disabilities, long term conditions, mental health conditions or who are neurodivergent, and to candidates with sincerely held religious beliefs or requiring pregnancy related support. If you need support, please reach out to axxxxxxxxxxxxx-xxx@xx.xxx.

(COMPANY NAME) s'engage à fournir un soutien raisonnable (appelé accommodements) à travers nos processus de recrutement pour les candidats handicapés, souffrant de difficultés de longue durée, de problèmes de santé mentale ou neurodivergents et aux candidats ayant des croyances religieuses sincères ou nécessitant un soutien lié à la grossesse. Si vous avez besoin d'aide, veuillez contacter axxxxxxxxxxxxx-xxx@xx.xxm

Source: Company website
Posted on: 08 Apr 2021
Type of job: Internship
Industry: Internet / New Media
Job duration: 5 months
Languages: English
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