Biosignal Research Scientist

Toronto /
Research /
/ Remote
At Interaxon, we develop engaging experiences using brain sensing technology. We are a passionate team of researchers, technical experts and scientists building the world’s leading science-based brain platform to empower personal transformation through human-centred innovation. Our Muse 2 and Muse S headbands are designed to make meditation and sleep easier and provide real-time audio and visual feedback on your meditative and sleep state through the Muse companion app.

As a Biosignal Research Scientist at Interaxon, you’ll help us extract insights from brain and biosignal data at large scale and build meaningful experiences based on these insights. You are a skilled scientist or engineer , passionate about neurotechnology, eager to have a positive impact on people's lives through technology, and who has exceptional strength in signal processing, machine learning and biosignal analysis.

What you’ll do:

    • Develop offline and real-time algorithms for processing EEG, PPG and other biosignals.
    • Develop and implement biosignal-based applications.
    • Run cloud studies on our large-scale EEG and biosignal database.
    • Contribute to the development of internal research tools.
    • Report and present research results internally and in scientific venues.
    • Follow the relevant scientific literature to propose new approaches for analyzing and modeling EEG and biosignal data.

Your skills and experience:

    • Masters and/or PhD. in Biomedical Engineering or any related field including computer science, engineering, mathematics or neuroscience.
    • Strong experience with Python for time series analysis, time frequency analysis, algorithm development and machine learning.
    • Experience creating algorithms and tools for EEG, PPG or other biosignal analysis.
    • Practical experience and theoretical understanding of machine learning, including deep learning.
    • Track record of publications in relevant scientific journals and/or conferences. 
    • Detail-oriented and enthusiastic with good communication skills and a great work ethic.
    • Creative problem solver and solution developer when presented with conflicting requirements, business demands and technical risks.

Additional Qualifications (assets, but not required): 

    • Knowledge of neuroscience.
    • Experience with TensorFlow and/or other deep learning frameworks.
    • Comfortable with Git and software development tools.
    • Experience with SQL.
What we offer:
Our collaborative culture is an extension of our vision to empower personal transformation to improve lives and change the world. We have a flexible working environment, on-going work from home options, a great benefits package, weekly team meditations, and a commitment to keeping connected while working apart. Join a team passionate about making a difference.

Interaxon is a company fueled on innovation and inclusion.  We believe that diversity is an essential part of our workplace culture, and we continue to grow our team through equal opportunity and barrier-free recruitment. Additionally, if you require any accommodations during the selection process, please let us know!