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Research Scientist IV

Tailored Management Seattle, WA
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Job Description

Title: Research Scientist IV 
Location: Seattle, WA
Duration: 6 Months

Duties:
We are looking for a Research Scientist to support the assessment and enhancement of user safety for the form, function and dynamics of our hardware and software in VR/MR/AR.

Responsibilities:
Collaborate and work with cross-functional product teams to support research projects in the area of user safety related to VR/MR/AR
Design ergonomic, perceptual and psychological research studies for user safety by utilizing appropriate methods, including design of experiment, behavioral analytics, expert review and relevant health and safety research approaches
Leverage training and knowledge in human perception, cognition, motor control and movement to help developing metrics for investigating research challenges in use of VR/MR/AR products
Support research planning, project operations and managements in collaborations with internal and external cross-functional teams
Effectively communicate needs, outcomes and insights from research studies; create detailed reports of findings and media for review and presentations

Skills:

  • Training and experience in human perception, cognition, motor control and movement in relation to product development and user safety
  • Proficient in quantitative research methods
  • Proficient using SPSS, R, or Python
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills across user research and product development
  • Knowledge in design of experiment using standard generative and evaluative methods
  • Proficiency with performing statistical analyses and creating data visualizations for complex research outcomes
  • Research experience with VR/MR/AR products (preferable)
  • PhD (or MS with 3+ years of research experience) in Cognitive/Experimental Psychology, Cognitive Science, Kinesiology, Human-Computer Interaction or a closely related scientific psychology field
  • 2+ years of experience in conducting research for Client products headed to market

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