PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: COMPUTER VISION LEADPosted: December 15, 2015
Company/Institution: Bossa Nova Robotics
Location: Pittsburgh or San Francisco, USA
Department: R&D

Bossa Nova Robotics is a Carnegie Mellon spin-off building robots that live and work around people. We are a small company focused on solving big problems in a fast-paced, creative environment, working on real-world applications with immediate impact. We are looking for a seasoned computer vision leader to build a world-class team in vision and machine learning.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Devise long-term development roadmap
- Recruit and build world-class computer vision team
- Lead design, development and implementation of computer vision algorithms and systems
- Architect robot perception solutions
- Own quality assurance, verification and testing of computer vision software
- Lead production of shippable software

- Minimum 10 years of experience in computer vision
- Leadership recognition within computer vision community
- Intimate knowledge of latest object recognition and machine learning techniques
- Mastery of core image processing, classification, and optimization techniques
- Knowledge of robot-centric perception, including obstacle and people detection
- Experience with multi-modal sensing, including fusion of imaging and depth sensing
- In-depth knowledge of C++ and/or MATLAB
- Availability for overseas travel
- Minimum Degree: MS or PhD in Robotics, Computer Science, or equivalent
- US work authorization required
Nice to Have

- Knowledge of ROS
- Experience with distributed databases
- Hands-on experience GPU acceleration
- Experience with git

Application Instructions: To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to