PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Computer Vision R&D ScientistPosted: April 5, 2013
Company/Institution: UtopiaCompression Corporation
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Department: Vision

Description: UtopiaCompression Corporation (UC), based in Los Angeles, CA is a rapidly growing company with expertise in intelligent software solutions. UC develops cutting edge technologies for: • Computer vision technologies and intelligent imaging systems • Planning and control for robotic systems • Enabling technologies for unmanned air-vehicles • Networking protocols for Mobile Ad hoc Networks UC offers a challenging and exciting environment to work on high-risk high-reward technologies with the potential of bringing in transformational changes to the state-of-the-art. Position Summary We are seeking computer vision R&D scientists to innovate in algorithm design and system engineering for a range of vision technologies. The projects span over topics including: visual sensor selection and validation, automated object detection, tracking, classification, visual event detection and recognition, structure from motion, and the corresponding real-time and/or parallel implementations. This position is well suited for technologists who want to solve challenging real-world problems, and also tackle the entrepreneurial tasks of creating new vision systems and products. Requirements 1) Expertise and experience in computer vision (esp. in target detection, tracking, classification, visual activity/event recognition, and structure from motion) 2) Good understanding of concepts in computer vision, machine learning, computer science (data structure and algorithms) 3) Strong programming skills in C and C++. 4) Proficiency in using MATLAB. 5) Hands-on experience with EO and/or IR sensors is desired. 6) Experience with algorithm and system parallelization is a plus 7) Publications, prior industry research or product development experience, are a plus. UC Benefits • Competitive compensation package • Full health care benefits • Relocation, if applicable • Paid vacations and sick leave allowances • Company stock option •

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