Nissan Recruitment – Sr. Researcher

Website Nissan Motor corporation

Job Description:

We’re currently looking for a HMI / UX researcher to join our team in Santa Clara, CA. As a member of the AI Research and Applications team, you will join a team comprised of AI researchers and Human-Centered Design researchers. We are developing new ways for drivers and/or passengers to interact with their increasingly automated vehicles.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing of prototypes and rapidly evaluating new designs in collaboration with AI researchers and developers
  • Expanding your knowledge about research advances and tools by reading papers, maintaining connections with academic and industry research networks, attending conferences, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Communicating your work effectively through presentations and reports to stakeholders.
  • Designing, executing, assessing, and presenting the results of, qualitative as well as quantitative studies of drivers and passengers interacting with new technologies
  • Developing wireframes, story boards, and user journeys to design tools and services

Job Requirements:

  • UX research; Human-Computer Interaction; Human-Robot Interaction; Human-centered design; or a related field.
  • Open to getting your hands dirty with data analysis and prototype development, and equipped with tools and tricks to do so efficiently.
  • Masters (with 5+ years related experience) or PhD/post doc (with 3+ years related experience)
  • Passion for doing research and development at the edge of human knowledge.
  • Automotive experience preferred

Qualification & Experience:

  • Prototyping/software development (e.g. Arduino/Raspberry Pi, Python, C++)
  • Storyboarding/design (e.g. Illustrator, Photoshop, Inkscape, Storyboarder)
  • Wireframing (e.g. Figma, Justinmind)
  • Data analysis (e.g. R, numpy/scipy, Tableau)

Job Details:

Company: Nissan Motor corporation

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Jose, CA, USA

Application Deadline: N/A

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