Software Engineer, BCI Applications
We are creating the future of brain-computer interfaces: building devices now that have the potential to help people with paralysis regain mobility and independence and invent new technologies that could expand our abilities, our community, and our world.
The BCI App team is responsible for converting brain signals into useful end applications. We are building a product that will help users regain mobility and a sense of independence. Our team consists of neuroscientists, physicians, software and electrical engineers working together to develop the next generation human-ready Brain Computer Interface (BCI). Work involves developing novel ML neural decoders, conducting BCI experiments with monkeys and future clinical trial participants, and building robust software pipelines and user experiences.
Job Responsibilities and Description:
- Develop software
- Test and validate software systems
- Write algorithms to decode brain activity
- Design user experiences centered around brain control
- Review others' code
- Present results in a collaborative setting
- Run brain interface research sessions in coordination with animal training specialists
- Evidence of exceptional ability in a science-related field.
- Experience in software development.
- You find large challenges exciting and enjoy discovering and defining problems as much as solving them.
- You deliver. You may enjoy thoughtful conversations about problems and perfecting designs, but in the end, you know that what matters is delivering a manufacturable solution that works every time.
- You are a cross-disciplinary team member. You are excited to work with and learn from software, mechanical, electrical, materials, biological engineers, and neuroscientists.
- You are comfortable communicating across teams.
- Resourceful, flexible and adaptable; no task is too big or too small.
- Comfortable working closely with animals in a research environment.
Based on California law, the following details are for California individuals only:
What We Offer:
- An opportunity to change the world and work with some of the smartest and most talented experts from different fields.
- Growth potential. We rapidly advance team members who have an outsized impact.
- Excellent medical, dental, and vision insurance through a PPO plan; parental leave.
- Flexible time off + paid holidays.
- Equity + 401(k) plan.
- Commuter Benefits.
- Meals provided.
Multiple studies have found that a higher percentage of women and BIPOC candidates won't apply if they don't meet every listed qualification. Neuralink values candidates of all backgrounds. If you find yourself excited by our mission but you don't check every box in the description, we encourage you to apply anyway!
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- Documents in alternate formats or read aloud to you
- Having interviews in an accessible location
- Being accompanied by a service dog
- Having a sign language interpreter present for the interview