Human-Machine Interaction Research Intern
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Toyota Research Institute

201-500 employees

R&D arm of Toyota
Company Overview
Toyota Research Institute's mission is to improve the quality of human life through advances in artificial intelligence, automated driving, robotics, and materials science. They're dedicated to building a world of “mobility for all” where everyone, regardless of age or ability, can live in harmony with technology to enjoy a better life.
AI & Machine Learning
Automotive & Transportation
Robotics & Automation

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$100M

Founded

2016

Headquarters

Los Altos, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

4%

1 year growth

4%

2 year growth

-17%
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Intern
CategoriesNew
Lab & Research
AI & Machine Learning
Requirements
  • Currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Robotics, Human Factors Engineering, or related fields
  • Experience designing and running experiments with human subjects
  • Available for monthly travel (3-4 days) for testing HMIs at a race track
  • Able to work from the Los Altos, California office for the duration of the internship
  • Experience with machine learning is a plus
  • Knowledge of research vehicles or wheeled robots is a plus
  • Experience with AR/VR, LLMs, or data visualization is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Assist in the design, implementation, and testing of HMIs for our research vehicle or other platforms
  • Conduct user studies to evaluate HMIs
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to implement and test HMIs on research vehicles
  • Contribute to the development of new technologies and features that enhance the experience of driver training
  • Document and present findings and results, both internally and at top international venues
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with ROS2