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  • 11 Jun 2018 2:41 PM | Harumi Takeshita (Administrator)

    Company: Huawei
    Location: Markham, ON, Canada

    ABOUT HUAWEI

    • #1 Telecom Equipment Manufacturer in the world
    • #2 Smartphone maker in the world
    • 180,000+ Full time employees worldwide, 70,000+ contractors
    • Revenue growth in 2016 is 32%; Total revenue 2016 is US $82 Billion
    • #88 on Forbes Most Valuable Brands list
    • Top 5 Most Innovative Company in the world (after Apple &Google) (2010)
    • Our products & solutions have been deployed in over 177 countries, and have served 48 of the world's top 50 telecom operators as well as one third of the world's population

    JOB DESCRIPTION
    We are seeking intern research engineers to help us developing and applying cutting-edge techniques for the new generations of smartphones that may benefit hundreds of millions of Huawei smartphones users.

    Responsibilities

    • Have options to work on a variety of tasks involving mobile HCI, multimodal interaction, user modeling, knowledge representation, information retrieval,
    • Research, design, and develop intelligent UI/UX for Huawei smartphones
    • Design and develop mechanisms for data collection, visualization, pattern recognition, prediction

    Requirements

    • Graduate student in HCI / Computer Science / Computer Engineering / related field
    • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals (Data Structure / Algorithm)
    • Android development experience

    Nice-to-haves

    • Knowledge of machine learning, NLP, or computer vision
    • Experience with mobile UX development

    If interested, contact Wei Zhou (wei.zhou1@huawei.com)


  • 11 Jun 2018 2:10 PM | Harumi Takeshita (Administrator)

    Company: Huawei
    Location:  Markham, ON, Canada
    Duration: Summer 2018 (June - August 2018)

    ABOUT HUAWEI

    • #1 Telecom Equipment Manufacturer in the world
    • #2 Smartphone maker in the world
    • 180,000+ Full time employees worldwide, 70,000+ contractors
    • Revenue growth in 2016 is 32%; Total revenue 2016 is US $82 Billion
    • #88 on Forbes Most Valuable Brands list
    • Top 5 Most Innovative Company in the world (after Apple &Google) (2010)
    • Our products & solutions have been deployed in over 177 countries, and have served 48 of the world's top 50 telecom operators as well as one third of the world's population
    • The Huawei Canadian Research Center offers you the opportunity and resources to accomplish your technology innovation dreams. Huawei Canada’s rapid growth has created an excellent opportunity to build and grow your career and make a big impact to everyone’s life

     JOB DESCRIPTION
    We are seeking for graduate student(s) who are interested in working for our HCI (Human Computer Interaction) research and development project including New Interaction Design, Mobile HCI, IoT and Voice/Vision Interaction.

    Responsibilities
    The intern(s) will join various HCI research processes based on their skills and interest, including:

    • Joining discussions/brain storming sessions to create new UI design ideas
    • Both qualitative and quantitative user research which may include literature survey, questionnaires, observations, interviews and usability tests
    • Quick prototyping to evaluate different design ideas
    • (Optional) Paper publication at the end of the term

    Requirements
    Graduate students (Master/Ph.D.) in HCI or related field (ex. Computer science, Engineering, Psychology etc.)

    Nice-to-haves

    • Experience of conducting experiments/tests/surveys with human participants
      and/or
    • Experience in data visualization, graphical presentation, video editing

    If interested, contact Sachi Mizobuchi (sachi.mizobuchi@huawei.com)

How to post a job

Please send requests to events@torchi.org with job details and the billing contact.  The rules:

  • Jobs must be usability-related positions
  • Must be in the Toronto region or at least in GTA
  • New: Cost is $200 per company and is good for any number of postings for one year. We will post here as well as send out a note in an upcoming email blast.  Contact events@torchi.org if you need special considerations on the posting price.  
  • We cannot post on behalf of recruiting agencies
  • Postings will stay up until the position is filled (let us know) or 6 months passes
  • ToRCHI is an intermediary and cannot always vouch for the authenticity of the postings, though we reserve the right to refuse.
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