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Motus Global - Sports Technology Summer Program - Embedded Systems Specialty

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  • Motus Global - Sports Technology Summer Program - Embedded Systems Specialty

    Position Overview: Are you passionate for sports, technology, biomechanics, or medicine? Motus is for you! We are rapidly expanding our corporate office in New York. This position is tailored for advanced students, entry-level graduates, and professionals who have the capability to learn in a fast paced environment. Individuals will work closely with professional sports teams and partners of Motus in MLB, NBA, NFL, NCAA, FIFA, and Olympic Track and Field. Opportunities for advancement are integral to our company’s growth.

    Major Duties:

    -Work collaboratively with an interdisciplinary group of STSP researchers and technologists to innovate cutting edge wearable technology applications for sports and rehab. The majority of your time will be spent on a capstone summer project with teammates with specialized backgrounds in electronics, app development, data science, and biomechanics.

    Minor Duties:
    -Collaborate with Motus’ wearable technology team to implement new embedded systems within existing and developing hardware (firmware).
    -Use strong understanding of engineering principles to use Motus’ 3D Physics engine in various sports applications.
    -Communicate strongly with clients to deliver and test prototypes of newly innovated tools.

    -Extremely passionate towards sports (required).
    -BA/BS/MS student in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related technology field (required)
    -Previous experience with low level assembly programming for microcontrollers (required).
    -Previous experience with Bluetooth, Accelerometers, and Gyroscopes (desired).
    -Experience with animation, biomechanics, anatomy & physiology, kinesiology, strength & conditioning, web development, database management, statistical analysis (optional).

    For those interested in a paid NY based position, please email a cover letter, resume, and three references to STSP participants will be paid for a duration of 3 months during the summer of 2015. Application material must be submitted by 2/1/15 and letters of acceptance will be given on or prior to 3/31/15.

    About Motus: Take an unmatched passion for sports and technology, coupled with an industry leading physics engine driven by most comprehensive database of athletic movements, and you have Motus. As a sports industry leader in biomechanics, our proprietary software empowers athletes to enhance their performance and reduce their risk of injury by helping them understand how their own movements directly impact their game. Whether through a comprehensive biomechanical analysis conducted at one of our Labs, or as a user of Motus’ Wearable Technology Applications, we provide simplified, actionable feedback and corrective programs helping athletes master their mechanics.
    Last edited by Ben Hansen; December 17, 2014, 04:20 PM.