Human Vision Science Researcher – 2023 Summer Internship
Posted on 3/31/2023
Magic Leap

1,001-5,000 employees

Augmented reality platform
Company Overview
Magic Leap is creating a powerful augmented reality platform for enterprise. We deliver profound, positive impact for companies all over the world—helping them optimize workflows, improve productivity, and increase ROI.
Plantation, FL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Software Engineering
  • Experience with psychophysical and other psychological research methods
  • Critical thinking and analytic problem solving skills and working knowledge of statistics for behavioral sciences
  • Ability to adapt quickly and get up-to-speed on new technologies
  • Profound knowledge of at least one of the following programming languages: Matlab, C/C++, Python
  • Master's degree in vision science, psychology, neuroscience, bio-engineering, or a related field
  • Conduct research in collaboration with other vision scientists from hypothesis to delivery using scientific methods
  • Collaborate with other Magic Leap teams to explore perceptual factors, define engineering and design specifications, and make recommendations for visual perception in augmented reality
  • Identify perceptual challenges and opportunities for leveraging the human visual system
  • Code software for experiments, proctor studies, write software to analyze data
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with Unity, Unreal or OpenGL is a plus
  • Experience with Matlab Psychtoolbox is a plus
  • Ability to summarize research findings in a meaningful way for colleagues outside QX