Careers - Research Intern, Special Projects (Masters/PhD University Student) | Oculus

Research Intern, Special Projects (Masters/PhD University Student)

Interns & Co-Ops, University, Internship - Engineering, Tech & Design | Redmond, Washington

Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual reality systems. We are currently seeking innovative interns with a passion for applied and fundamental research in fields related to virtual reality.
The focus of this internship is to further research in tracking, interfaces, and engine design for virtual reality. You’ll have the unique opportunity to work with the researchers and engineers who are defining the future of VR systems.
We are accepting applications from students interested in (but not limited to) the following areas:
- Psychophysics - Optical Tracking - Bio Engineering - Estimation and optimization - Mechatronics - Haptics - Micro/Nano fabrication

Our internships are twelve (12) to twenty four (24) weeks long and we have various start dates throughout the year.

Responsibilities

  • Collaboration with and support of other researchers across various disciplines
  • Communication of research agenda, progress and results.

Minimum Qualification

  • Pursuing a PhD or Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Neuroscience, Computer Science, Cognitive Science, Perceptual Psychology, or a related STEM field.
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship.
  • Interpersonal skills: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities
  • Proven track record of achieving significant results
  • Experience with instrumentation and data collection for biomedical signals, especially for neural activity and BCI (brain-computer interfaces)
  • Knowledge of signals processing
  • Knowledge of machine learning and statistics
  • Ability to design and perform experiments
  • Ability to obtain work authorization in the United States in 2018

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