Research Associate - Electrical & Computer Engineering

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Pittsburgh, PENNSYLVANIA

Research Associate - Electrical & Computer Engineering-2016229



The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Carnegie Mellon University ranked among the top programs in the United States, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. We are an extremely collaborative department with ties to several multidisciplinary institutes and centers. We collaborate with colleagues around the world through a number of research and educational programs. We have world-class experimental and computing infrastructure, including state-of-the-art nanofabrication facilities.

We are seeking a Research Associate for Professor Pulkit Grover's research team. In this role, you will assist in the development and execution of research projects including experiment design, analysis of data collected and writing up experiment results.

Core responsibilities include:

  • May program software in support of job functions. Attends project meetings.
  • Identifies problems and obstacles to progress; develops strategies to solve problems.
  • Summarizes statistical information for analysis, examination or presentation; writes technical reports. May build and validate quantitative models.
  • Research Associate working on machine learning for neurostimulation and DARPA N3 a time-sensitive project with monthly reports and deliverables.
  • Performs related duties as assigned.

Flexibility, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within Carnegie Mellon.  Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 1-3 years of Research Experience
  • 1-3 years of Data Collection and Analysis Experience


  • Background check

More Information:

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Carnegie Mellon University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.

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Job Function
: Research 
Primary Location
: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh 
Time Type: Full Time 
Minimum Education Level: Bachelor's Degree 

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