MS or PhD student in Computer Science or a related discipline
About the Job:
We’re seeking an intern in the Interactive Intelligence area to develop new mobile software and systems to support mobile behavior change technologies in areas such as health and wellness. These systems will be key to new ways of providing personalized, socially supported, context aware scaffolding for achieving goals. You will collaborate with our team to enhance a live social mobile app.
If this sounds like you, please apply with a resume and cover letter (required) explaining your interest in this position. Please do not submit a “generic” letter; we want to know why you want to work with us in particular and what you will bring to our team.
We like to say we’re in the Business of Breakthroughs®. Practicing open innovation, we provide custom R&D services, technology, expertise, best practices, and intellectual property to Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies, startups, government agencies, and partners. We create new business options, accelerate time to market, augment internal capabilities, and reduce risk for our clients.
Since its inception, PARC has pioneered many technology platforms – from the GUI and Ethernet to ubiquitous computing and laser printing – and has enabled the creation of many industries. Incorporated as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Xerox in 2002, PARC today continues the research that enables breakthroughs for our clients' businesses.
PARC’s Intelligent Systems Laboratory is a research organization unlike any other. We combine the best of a top-notch research university, an entrepreneurial startup, and a premiere technology company. We meld our world-class innovation chops with researching and developing real-world applications that have market potential, focusing on creating new business options and opportunities. We’re driven to get our ideas out of the lab and into the world in order to have real impact, and we need superb research talent to make that happen.
The highly interdisciplinary Interactive Intelligence group is focused on inventing new technologies that make people smarter. Join our world class research team in pushing the capabilities of current applications through new ways of interacting naturally with our mobile devices.