Laboratory - LAB Research Chemist/Physicist/Engineer IV in Oakdale, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Oakdale, MN
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (651) 633-0013

Job Description

Human Factors Engineer (St. Paul)

Volt is seeking a human factors engineer to assist in perception science research and product development. The prospective candidate will assist in quantitative and qualitative research efforts to assess user perception and performance.

Position Duties:

  1. Conduct and run perception science and human factors experiments.
  2. Collect and run laboratory equipment designed to assess the perceptual attributes of materials and products.
  3. Analyze and report key experimental findings.


• Working on a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited university in Experimental Psychology (human perception emphasis), Cognitive Neuroscience (human perception emphasis), Cognitive Psychology (human perception emphasis), Kinesiology (biomechanics emphasis), Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (emphasis on usability engineering) or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

• Completion of bachelor’s degree or higher in Cognitive Neuroscience, Cognitive Psychology, Kinesiology, Mechanical Engineering from an accredited university.
• Proven experience with techniques in qualitative and quantitative research.
• Strong background in statistics.
• Experience providing, communicating and tracking usability/perception metrics.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer