Data Scientist - Motion

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services


Posted: Oct 23, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113630661
Join our Motion Technologies team and drive innovation that matters! Our ever-evolving suite of fitness and activity tracking features in iPhone and Watch are helping our users live more active, healthier lives. We are looking for a highly motivated motion scientist to create cutting edge algorithms that power best in class fitness solutions in a multi-disciplinary team.

Key Qualifications

  • You have a background in engineering mechanics, inertial sensing and signal processing
  • You have working knowledge of system identification, statistical inference and modeling
  • You have working knowledge of MATLAB
  • You are enthusiastic about fitness and health tracking technology


Key responsibilities include: Designing and validating algorithms using multiple sensors, framing and driving user studies, working with a team to implement algorithms in customer-facing software.

Education & Experience

Ph.D Mechanical Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Computer Science or related field with relevant domain knowledge. Coursework in dynamics, signal processing, machine learning, controls, statistics, programming.

Additional Requirements

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent technical communication and interpersonal skills.
  • C++ programming experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of embedded systems, computer architecture a plus.