PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Computer Vision Research EngineerPosted: November 20, 2015
Company/Institution: Nest Labs
Location: Palo Alto, CA

Description: The Nest Vision Team is responsible for empowering Nest camera products to make them smart and user-friendly. We design and deliver the intelligent computer vision and machine learning algorithms and features with a goal of making smart home even smarter by learning about user behaviors and preference in their homes. This team is looking for world-class Computer Vision Researchers with proven experience in designing, implementing and pushing the state-of-art to the next level.
The work:
  • Developing new algorithms for understanding objects and events in videos and new hardware sensors
  • Developing new video analysis techniques to improve the performance of existing algorithms
  • Working on algorithms to improve accuracy and run-times

Minimum qualifications:
  • MS/PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Fluency in at least C++

Preferred qualifications:
  • Ph.D. or 5+ years of work in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or a related field
  • Strong experience in machine learning for vision problems
  • Strong experience in motion analysis/tracking as well as object detection and classification
  • Experience in real time video processing

Application Instructions: Please email navneetdalal@nestlabs.com to apply or for more information, and include a resume or CV.