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Title: Computer Vision | Machine Learning | C++ DeveloperPosted: December 16, 2015
Company/Institution: Sentient Vision Systems
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Department: Research & Development


The position:

Sentient is looking for talented people with a strong background in real-time computer vision and image processing to work on new and innovative algorithms and products.

Applicant experience may range from recent post-graduates to years of commercial experience within the industry.

You must have experience in the following:

  • Writing novel computer vision algorithms from scratch with an emphasis on real-time performance.

  • A good understanding of Machine Learning, Computer Vision and Image Processing concepts and algorithms 

  • Confident programming ability in C++

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications (Bachelors/PhD in Computer Science or related fields)

Knowledge of the following is of benefit:

  • Experience with existing computer vision toolkits such as OpenCV.

  • Current trends within Computer Vision and Image Processing academia and community

  • Mathematics fluency (Matlab / Octave)

  • Experience with any of the following: object detection and target tracking, simultaneous localisation and mapping (SLAM), camera calibration, behaviour analysis, automated video surveillance and related fields.

We provide:

  • Flexible working hours, with no unpaid overtime or excessive hours.

  • Fun, good-natured working environment.

  • Shared ideas, projects, and responsibilities.

  • A mixture of rapid-development research projects and stable commercial releases.

  • As a small company, strong performers are quickly recognised, rewarded and constantly challenged.

  • Competitive salary based on candidate's ability to demonstrate excellence.

Who we are:

Sentient is a world leader in the development of Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence software based solutions for the Defence and Surveillance industries. We have a strong research and development focus in the areas of unmanned vehicles and intelligent surveillance, with an emphasis on creating commercial applications with real-time, real-world performance.

To see an example of our latest leading-edge application, visit

Sentient is a small but growing company based in Port Melbourne with worldwide Defence-industry recognition. 

Application Instructions: Your application must include a covering letter addressing why you are a good fit for this position and highlighting your relevant achievements.

We prefer to receive applications including CV and cover letter directly via seek, but alternatively you can email applications to if required.

No agents or phone calls.

All applicants must be eligible to work in Australia.