R&D Engineer V

Infotech Sourcing - Redmond, WA

Job Title: R & D Engineer V

Work Location: US - WA - Redmond (FRL-Research) (147120)

Duration: 12 months - W2 Contract


At FRL - Research, we are focused on bringing hand based interaction into VR and AR. This position will support work in enabling novel research into technologies for AR/VR interactions, and will require human subject studies and test instrumentation development. A systems engineer with an instrumentation background, experience in biosensors, and running human subject studies.

Job Responsibilities:

* Research, design, develop, manufacture, and test tools, engines, machines and other mechanical devices.

* Data acquisition, signal processing, and programming (e.g., MATLAB, Python, C, LabView)

* Develop circuitry for piping measurements from sensors to data acquisition system

* Experience with troubleshooting and debugging prototype hardware / software

* Material preparation and characterization using electromechanical systems

* Electronic and PCB design.

* User research/ human subject studies


* Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability.

* Team player and detail oriented.

* Displays attributes of a critical thinker and leverages innovative ideas.

* Instrumenting wearable device prototypes with embedded sensors and actuators

* CAD experience in designing and building wearable mechanical enclosures

* Electronics experience with PCB, flex circuits, e-textiles

* Soft sensor and actuator experience

* Experience in interfacing with custom data acquisition systems

* Data acquisition, signal processing, and programming (e.g. C, C++, MATLAB, Python, LabView)

* Experience with troubleshooting and debugging prototype hardware / software

* Experience running human subject testing with prototypes

* Generating experiment protocols and reports


• BS, MS or PhD in Mechatronics, HCI, Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering


Posted On: Wednesday, February 3, 2021

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