Behavior Data Acquisition Technicians
Behavior Data Acquisition Technician - Entry level - COLLEGE GRADS
5 Openings (3 Remote roles and 2 roles must be local and work onsite) 18 month contract.
location: Saint Louis, Missouri
job type: Contract
salary: $18 - 19 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
Actively seeking five skilled and dynamic technicians excited about the opportunity to improve the health and wellness of pets by acquiring pet data through use of pet IoT products in-homes and in our world-leading research centers. This person will be a member on an agile team with a global responsibility and will have the opportunity to play a central role and wear many hats.
The Global Digital Solutions Group is responsible to develop the algorithms and AI that deliver personalized behavior, health, wellness and nutrition insights from a pet's acquired data. These positions are part of the team responsible for the collection of the high quality pet-training data (sensor data, labelled video and other data in time-series) used as the primary input supporting data scientist development of the insight-generating AI within commercial IoT, diagnostic and other digital products.
- Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in Biology, Zoology, Psychology, Animal Science or related discipline, with an emphasis in Animal Behavior, or experience in collection/labeling of behavioral data from video/sensors
- Experience using behavior coding software (e.g., Noldus, Mangold) or processes (e.g., direct labeling in Excel or custom software) to label behavior from video footage
- Ability to work with internal/external customers to assess needs, aid, and resolve problems, using excellent problem-solving skills and verbal/written communication to non-technical audiences
skills: Biology, GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice)
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