Description: The Computer Vision group of the Xerox Research Centre Europe (XRCE) invites applications for a research scientist position. The successful candidate will contribute to the invention, development and benchmarking of computer vision technologies such as object classification, retrieval, localization or tracking in both images and videos. S/he will also contribute - in collaboration with our development teams - to the transfer of these technologies to the Xerox business units. Potential areas of application of our technologies include transportation, retail or healthcare among others.
- Ph.D. degree in computer vision, machine learning or multimedia.
- Excellent publication track record in major computer vision, machine learning or multimedia conferences and journals.
- Strong development skills, preferably in C/C++ and/or python.
- Highly motivated.
The Computer Vision group specializes in understanding, organizing, retrieving and enhancing visual content. We have extensive experience and state-of-the-art systems in image categorization, image retrieval, image enhancement, quality/aesthetic assessment and document image processing. Our technologies have won numerous awards in public competitions such as the PASCAL Visual Object Challenge, ImageCLEF or the ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge.
The Xerox Research Centre Europe is located in Grenoble, in the heart of the French Alps, close to both the Italian and Swiss borders. Based in France, the centre is part of the global Xerox Innovation Group made up of 650 researchers and Engineers in five world renowned research and technology centers.
Application Instructions: Please send your CV, cover letter and the name of at least one reference to both xrce-candidates AT xrce.xerox.com and naila.murray AT xrce.xerox.com. Women are particularly encouraged to apply.