Senior Sensory Scientist
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Osmo

11-50 employees

Digitizing scents for health and wellbeing enhancement
Company Overview
Osmo is a pioneering company that is digitizing the sense of smell, a feat achieved through the development of their proprietary technology, the Osmograph. This technology, which involves converting odor molecules into digital signals and vice versa, positions Osmo at the forefront of the industry, offering a unique competitive advantage. The company's culture encourages technical ingenuity and industry leadership, aiming to enhance human health and wellbeing through their groundbreaking work.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding

$63.5M

Founded

2023

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

50%

1 year growth

178%

2 year growth

225%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Communications
Jupyter
Data Science
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
Life Sciences
Requirements
  • Advanced degree (e.g. PhD) in a science or equivalent experience.
  • Experience working in a laboratory environment.
  • Experience with human research subjects and strong familiarity with research ethics.
  • Experience in sensory science (not necessarily smell and taste).
  • Experience in Python and Jupyter notebooks.
  • Strong understanding of the principles of statistics and experimental design.
  • Experience driving projects and working across teams to achieve organizational goals.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to present findings to stakeholders in a clear and concise manner.
  • The ability to work in person, 5 days a week, in our lab in New York City.
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with neuroscientists, software engineers, and program managers to ensure that data collection meets scientific, engineering, and product requirements.
  • Design, prepare, and conduct innovative experiments to answer basic research questions about human psychophysics.
  • Innovate on data collection techniques, instrumentation, and experimental designs in service of research questions.
  • Recruit and supervise human subjects to help answer research questions about the characterization of smells.
  • Utilize data science skills to analyze datasets and draw conclusions about experimental design choices.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to understand whether experimental designs and collected data are aligned with company needs.