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Human Factors Engineer

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200159626
Summary

Summary

Posted: Mar 19, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200159626

Apple is looking for a human factors engineer/UX researcher to apply user-centered design principles to design ...Summary

Summary

Posted: Mar 19, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200159626

Apple is looking for a human factors engineer/UX researcher to apply user-centered design principles to design and development of Apple products.

Key Qualifications

  • Candidates must be able to work independently and excel in a dynamic, hands-on, cross-functional and creative corporate environment.Ideal candidates will possess an energetic personality with excellent communication and interpersonal skills, attention to detail, patience, and aesthetic sensibility.
  • This position requires strengths in creating thorough design of experiments, utilizing the scientific method, manipulating/analyzing datasets, and visualizing results effectively.

Description
-Apply Human Factors Engineering (HFE) techniques and principles at all phases of product/technology development.
-Exercise independent judgment in development of study methodology, data collection efforts, data analysis, conclusions, and design recommendations.
-Develop user study criteria and detailed methodology for widely varied projects, spanning from formative to evaluative and qualitative to quantitative.
-Conduct user-centered research and evaluation on a diverse user population utilizing experimental data and scientific publications.
-Conduct statistical and qualitative analyses of data and provide clear and concise feedback to teams in a timely manner.
-Collaborate cross-functionally with design, engineering, and product development groups.
-Maintain an active working knowledge of worldwide human factors publications and standards.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree required (master's or doctorate preferred) with a concentration or extensive work in human factors, industrial engineering, cognitive engineering, human-computer interaction, or experimental psychology.

Additional Requirements

  • Candidates with any of the following are preferred:
  • -Relevant industry experience in human factors and/or consumer product usability evaluation
  • -Experience with scripting/programming for data manipulation and research applications (e.g., R, Matlab, Python)
  • -Experience in cognitive engineering (work/task analysis, information processing)
  • -Expertise with biometric data systems (eye tracking, EEG, GSR)
  • -Expertise with motion capture systems
  • -Expertise in interview techniques related to product use
  • -Expertise in survey development


Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-04-22

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