Meta AR/VR Job | EMG Research Scientist for Wearables

Job(岗位): EMG Research Scientist for Wearables

Type(岗位类型): Engineering | Research

Citys(岗位城市): Burlingame, CA

Date(发布日期): 2022-1-21


At Reality Labs (RL), our goal is to explore novel human-computer interfaces for the next generation of virtual and augmented reality experiences. We are looking for a skilled and motivated Wearable Biomedical Sensors Research Scientist to join our team, whose mission is creating the future of human-computer interface for AR and VR.

We are specifically looking for a candidate with experience in research, design, and characterization of wearable biomedical components and systems and who can work with a team of researchers who are developing novel human-computer interface technologies for AR/VR applications. More broadly, the chosen candidate will work with a diverse and highly interdisciplinary team of researchers and engineers and will have access to cutting edge technology, resources, and testing facilities.


PhD in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Biomedical Engineering, or related area

4+ years of experience in biomedical hardware research

4+ years of experience modeling, designing, building, and testing wearable biomedical sensors and systems (e.g. electromyography (EMG), galvanic skin response (GSR), photoplethysmography (PPG), blood pressure and non-invasive glucose monitors)

4+ years of experience modeling, designing, building, and testing electromyography (EMG) sensors and systems

4+ years of experience with signal processing

Currently has, or is in the process of obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience. Degree must be completed prior to joining Meta.


Rapid prototyping of benchtop systems for proof-of-concept experiments of novel biomedical sensors

Mature biomedical hardware components and systems into wearable form factor and SWAP (size, weight, and power)

Conduct needs analysis, define system requirements, develop system architectures and models for novel biomedical sensors

Biosignal processing

Scope and lead research collaborations with external partners (vendors and academia)

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Programming skills with Python or C++

Experience with systems engineering best practices

Experience leading technical projects, cross-functional teams, and managing vendors

Experience to a start-up environment or a research environment

Experience with electrode/optode designs addressing comfort, motion artifact, sweat, skin coupling, etc.