Junior Researcher (m/f) Human-Centered Technology in Graz bei VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center
Vollzeit bei VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center

Junior Researcher (m/f) Human-Centered Technology

VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center, Graz

VIRTUAL VEHICLE ist ein international agierendes Forschungs- und Entwicklungszentrum, das sich mit der anwendungsnahen Fahrzeugentwicklung und zukünftigen Fahrzeugkonzepten für Straße und Schiene befasst. Mittlerweile sind rund 200 Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter am Standort in Graz beschäftigt - ihre Expertise ermöglicht die effiziente Entwicklung von leistbaren, sicheren und umweltfreundlichen Fahrzeugen.

TASKS

  • Contribute with psychological knowledge, methods, and perspectives to research and development of human-centered systems in automotive, IT and industry (e.g. automated driving, industry 4.0)
  • Conceive, plan and conduct in field- and laboratory studies with human participants
  • Modelling of human perceptual and cognitive processes, especially in driving context
  • Analysis and statistical modelling of experimental data from human participants, including psychophysiological measures
  • Design and develop psychometric tools to assess the impact of technologies (e.g. driving simulation, human-automation, ICT tools, etc.)

Nice to have

  • Previous experience in conducting scientific research
  • Ability to write scientific research proposals and reports
  • Programming knowledge
  • Experience with tools like eye tracking, stress indicators, etc.
  • Familiarity with wearables and portable technologies
  • Experience with the development of questionnaires, surveys, interviews

PROFILE

  • interest in the topic of human centered technology in social contexts
  • Master/Diploma in psychology, cognitive science, human factors or similar
  • Statistical analysis skills
  • Ability to work independently and interactively with multiple people and scopes
  • Fluent German language skills to effectively communicate with study participants
  • English language skills

OFFER

  • Coaching for working on advanced topics in human-intensive systems
  • Interesting work in an international research center
  • Collaboration and contributions in an engaged, dynamic team
  • Active participation to international conferences and possibility for publications
  • Further education and/or dissertation

The minimum annual salary, depending on qualification and classification, is EUR 40,600,- gross. An overpayment is possible and depends on qualification and the present special experience. (Junior or Senior Research Position)

APPLY NOW and JOIN OUR TEAM!

Jobart:
Vollzeit
Arbeitsbeginn:
Ab sofort
Standort:
Inffeldgasse 21A, 8010 Graz
Gehalt:
40.600 € (Jahresbruttogehalt)
Berufsfelder:
VIRTUAL VEHICLE Research Center
Georg Herz... zum Unternehmensprofil