Randstad Data Collection Engineer in Hillsboro, Oregon
Data Collection Engineer
Friday, October 14, 2016
We have a 6 month contract opportunity for a Data Collection Engineer in Hillsboro, OR.
Our Client is looking for a talented and detailed oriented data collection engineer to join our expanding data science team. Candidate must have a background in data collection for the machine learning applications in the past 2 years. He will play an important role in the enthusiastic and energetic ML/algorithm team and will contribute to develop its algorithms IP portfolio for embedded devices.
Help define and own creation of data collection protocols and document, support, and train users of the protocol
Collection and scrubbing of data collected on a wireless wearable device for delivery to engineering teams. Includes validation that data was collected correctly.
Configure HW and SW used for data collection. Provide first level support to HW and SW used in data collection with internal engineering team and external test data suppliers
Participate in the data forensic, debugging of tools, SW, validation of fixes
Equipment management for lab apparatus (inventory, shipping, documentation, ordering, troubleshooting)
General computer skills: install SW packages, check performance, and HW
General programming skills: 2 years of scripting experience in high-level languages such as Python, debug scripts in Python, programs in C, Windows and UNIX
General wireless networking skills: setup WiFi access points, manage frequency plan, and debug throughput issues.
Solid PC client OS management skills (file manipulation)
Demonstrated attention to detail and can take direction and follow-through on detailed task assignments
Experience with data acquisition methodology, test engineering, and/or sensor data collection and processing
Good written and verbal communication skills
PC hardware system configuration and integration experience (equipment I/O, peripheral device connectivity)
Experience with web/cloud tools and services and developer collaboration tools (GoogleDrive, Confluence)
Knowledge of video playback and recording formats and PC based image capture devices a plus