Apple’s Audio Technology team is looking for an Acoustics & Neuroscience intern! The internship is located at headquarters in Cupertino, CA and is a paid internship with benefits. The window to start and end the internship is between September, 2018 and September, 2019 with a minimum work term of three months. Preference is for six to nine months, though.
Job Number is 114023929.
Position Title: Acoustic and Neuroscience Intern
At Apple, we strive to achieve surprise and delight for every one of our millions of customers around the world. The Acoustics Group is currently looking for an innovative scientist with a background in acoustics and neuroscience. Our intern will have a strong research background and have made creative contributions to neuroscience. We are seeking an outstanding teammate with excellent social skills and who has a dedication to conducting impactful research in support of technology development.
Our intern will have at least some of the following:
• 4 years of graduate-level research with an emphasis on auditory brainstem
response, frequency-following response and auditory stimulus.
• Fluent in experimental design and quantitative analysis of human behavioral and
• Experience collecting/analyzing multi-modal datasets and applying machine
learning, statistical and signal processing a plus.
• Knowledge in computational neuroscience and neural coding a plus.
• Excellent creative thinking and analytical skills.
This is a multi-faceted scientific role that will require you to be versatile across a variety of tasks in a highly collaborative environment. You will work closely with other scientists and engineers to rapidly carry out studies that help drive research and development. You will have the following responsibilities:
• Design and carry out user studies.
• Perform extensive data analysis to pull out actionable insights from complex
• Work cross-functionally with other teams to translate these insights into
transformative technology prototypes.
• Conduct literature reviews and survey technology trends and share insights
• Present your findings to key partners.
Advanced doctoral students in Neuroscience, Audiology, Psychology, Biomedical Engineering, or related expertise.
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