CAREERS

Valencell is a fast-growing biometric wearable technology company looking to add more awesome brainpower to our team.

Our sensor systems are the most accurate wearable biometric technology that continuously measure heart rate, activity, and other critical biometrics. Our goal is to give people the information they need to achieve their health and fitness goals with the devices they already wear.


Since 2006, Valencell’s team has dozens of patents granted and over 90 patents pending. We’re dedicated to making what’s next in precision biometrics.


If this sounds like something you want to be part of, please contact resumes@valencell.com.

Current Openings

Application Engineer, Raleigh NC

Experience:
8+years of experience; 5+ years in product development with customers
Type:
Full-time employment
Compensation:
Competitive salary plus stock options & benefits

Job Description:

You will be a vital member of our Product Development team working with Valencell’s Benchmark sensor solution flagship product link in a customer-facing role. This role has three key functions:

  1. Working with the sales and engineering teams to provide engineering assistance to customers at all stages of the sales and post-sales processes,
  2. Providing product development contributions by translating customer concerns and issues into problem statements that can drive research projects, and,
  3. Developing and designing products and product documentation as needed.

This position provides a great opportunity to contribute substantially to a rapidly growing startup company, with many opportunities for career growth. The role does not require substantial travel; rather you will often be working with field application engineers (FAEs) and Valencell’s technical experts to provide support for Valencell’s prospects and customers.

Required education and skills:

  • B.S. or higher in electrical engineering or similar
  • 8+ years of industry experience
  • 5+ years of product development experience
  • Experience supporting customers with product development efforts
  • Experience working in consume electronics or medical industries
  • Experience with embedded systems or firmware
  • Basic understanding of mechanical engineering, industrial design, and optics
  • Exceptional communications skills: writing and interpreting specification sheets, writing application notes, and summarizing complex discussions

Desired knowledge and experience:

  • Experience in 3D mechanical CAD and circuit board CAD

If that’s you, please contact resumes@valencell.com.

Senior Lab Technician, Raleigh NC

Experience:
5+ years of industry experience
Type:
Full-time employment
Compensation:
Competitive salary plus stock options & benefits

Job Description:

You will be a vital member of our Product Development team working in various near- and long-term R&D efforts, electronics testing/troubleshooting, and product support. Your specific activities will include the following:

  1. Bench-top and field testing of prototypes at many stages of development,
  2. Troubleshooting of prototypes and products,
  3.  Management of test data and preliminary evaluation of this data, and,
  4. Performing schematic capture and layout.

You will be working with a multi-disciplinary team with advanced skills in wearable engineering, biometric sensing, electrical and electronic engineering, optomechanics, and physiological science.

Required education and skills:

  • Electronics degree or similar
  • 5+ years of experience troubleshooting electronics
  • Ability to solder and replace BGAs and discrete components down to 0201 size
  • Knowledge of PCB design, manufacture, and test
  • Experience with board layout (Altium preferred)
  • Ability to work with external suppliers and manufacturers to secure PCBs
  • Ability to maintain an electrical lab and organize materials
  • Must have strict attention to detail and an ability to multitask

Desired knowledge and experience:

  • Experience with LabVIEW

If that’s you, please contact resumes@valencell.com.

Biometrics Lab Internship, Raleigh NC

Experience:
Exercise Science
Type:
Part-time position up to 28 hours per week
Compensation:
Paid

Timeline and schedule:

  • Summer: May-August
  • Fall: August-December
  • Spring: January-May

Job Description:

You will be a vital member of the biometrics laboratory team, executing data collection and analysis of biometric sensors and related metrics. This position requires working with a large number of research volunteers in the laboratory and organizing data.

Required education and skills:

  • Exercise Science (in process for internship). Related majors with experience considered
  • Experience with data collection and organization
  • Understanding of exercise testing and prescription principles
  • Fast learner – this internship will require a large variety of analytic tasks
  • Self-starter – this internship requires taking the initiative to learn new things

Desired knowledge and experience:

  • Familiarity with exercise technology including smart phone applications, fitness software, heart rate, GPS, and/or power monitors
  • Ability to organize data utilizing spreadsheet and database software
  • Experience with fitness programs including cardiovascular and strength training
  • Understanding of indirect calorimetry

If that’s you, please contact resumes@valencell.com.

Data Science and Analytics Internship, Raleigh NC

Experience:
Data Science / Machine Learning
Type:
Part-time position up to 28 hours per week
Compensation:
Paid

Timeline and schedule:

  • Fall: September-December
  • Spring: January-May

Job Description:

As a vital member of the data science team you will gain experience implementing machine learning algorithms on data collected from our biometrics lab. Task include developing algorithms, feature engineering, and database management.

Required education and skills:

  • Competence with Python (preferred) or Matlab and associated IDE (Jupiter Notebooks / PyCharm)
  • Experience with data collection and organization
  • Familiarity with statistical modeling and machine learning techniques
  • Fast learner – this internship will require a large variety of analytic tasks
  • Self-starter – this internship requires being able to work independently to solve tasks

Desired knowledge and experience:

  • Project or work experience dealing with non-curated data sets to provide insight or solve a problem
  • Ability to Implement algorithms presented in technical papers or textbooks
  • Ability to organize data utilizing relational database
  • Experience with biometrics sensing technology

If that’s you, please contact tank@valencell.com.