Sensory Scientist – Level II

Aperture Solutions Group is adding a Sensory Scientist Level II to our team.

In this role the candidate will support the United States Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory (USAARL). USAARL’s research focuses on blunt, blast, and accelerative injury and protection; crew survival in military helicopters and combat vehicles; enroute care environment; human operator health and performance in complex systems; and sensory performance, injury, and protection.

We are seeking a Sensory Scientist with specific experience and knowledge related to Vision/Eye Tracking to join our team.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Shall be knowledgeable in a relevant field of Biomedical science and sensory neuroscience (e.g., anatomy, vision, audition, or vestibular science) and have experience working in a research laboratory.
  • Have demonstrated their subject matter expertise and relevant experience in data collection, specifically collection of physiological signals such as EEG, ECG, respiration alongside performance measures as well as biosignal processing.
  • Have demonstrated their ability to assist with developing data collection protocols, analyzing data, and preparing figures/graphs/visual representations of results.
  • Expected to execute their assigned projects by developing protocols, completing data collection, data analyses, and technical writing.
  • Expected to write proposals, reports, and publications, and present their findings in meetings.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Math field with a focus on Human Anatomy and Physiology.
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience.
  • Requires experience working with Human Test Subjects and Human Factors research.
  • Requires excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree Preferred.
  • Familiarity with algorithms for extraction of physiological signals such as ECG (HR, HRV) and EEG spectral analysis and/or EOG or camera-based eye tracking.
  • Experience coding in MATLAB, R, or other biosignal processing programs and the ability to write own code for signal processing.
  • Experience with the use of machine learning for physiological data analyses.

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