Behavioral Science Coordinator, Cogito Corp (Full-time) 2019-05-28T00:57:16+00:00

Job description:

The Behavioral Science Coordinator supports the creation of scientific content and delivering operational success of the Behavioral Science organization at Cogito.

This role will include secondary research, sourcing of academic research and drafting original content for marketing and sales purposes. Common themes addressed include the concepts of Emotional Intelligence, Cognitive Overload, Person Perception, Team Building, and Employee Engagement. READ MORE…

Additionally, this role will support data-driven operations, efficient and effective team policies and procedures, and coordinate access to team leadership.

Individuals suited for this position are highly flexible, self-starters who can work independently and have a developed professional attitude and behaviors.

This is an excellent opportunity for a candidate who is interested in better understanding industry research before applying to graduate school.

This role reports to the Chief Behavioral Science Officer


  • Draft original content sources from Behavioral science experts, contact center experts, and internal Cogito insights. (E.g: Blogs, Premium Articles, eBooks, Webinars, Live Workshops, Computer based training content, Webex)
  • Collaborate with colleagues on Enablement and Marketing teams to determine scientific and market themes of content.
  • Schedule and organize internal team events and meetings, including calendar management of team leadership.
  • Maintain and optimize team policy and procedure documentation, including weekly team performance statistics and milestone tracking.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with 2-4 years industry or academic experience.
  • Degree in a field that is related to the Behavioral Sciences (including Psychology, Neuroscience, Behavioral Economics or Sociology.)
  • Ability to switch gears quickly and work in a fast-paced start-up culture.
  • Comfortable distilling complex research into material that audiences find relevant and credible.
  • Detail oriented and able to meet deadlines in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Passionate about the integration of behavioral science and technology to improve human communication and well-being.


  • Expertise in tailoring communication to particular audiences, stakeholders or groups.
  • Ability to work independently and adapt style to rapid organizational and software changes.
  • Able to collaborate and hear and incorporate constructive feedback during the writing process.


Your choice of comprehensive benefits for you and your family’s health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance

Frequent catered lunch and live product demos

401(k) retirement plan options

Ongoing professional development and cross-training

20 days vacation time, 5 days sick time, 2 floating holidays and 11 company holidays (yes, Patriot’s Day is a holiday)

2 “Be Gentle” personal days

Company paid parental leave upon hire

Competitive pay, stock options, and annual bonus eligibility

Casual dress and fun office atmosphere

Pre-tax commuter benefits

Stocked groceries in the kitchen

Office location in the heart of Boston with convenience to the MBTA lines

Cogito is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fair hiring practices and to creating a welcoming environment for all team members. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, familial status or veteran status.

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Cogito Corporation (i.e. H1-B visa, F-1 visa/OPT, TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).