PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Research Staff MemberPosted: June 13, 2013
Company/Institution: NEC Laboratories America
Location: Cupertino, CA
Department: Media Analytics

Description: The Media Analytics Department of NEC Labs America in Cupertino, CA, is seeking outstanding researchers with backgrounds in computer vision and machine learning. Candidates must possess an exceptional track record of original research and passion to create high impact products. Our researchers are expected to establish leadership in the community and maintain active collaborations with leading universities worldwide. In recent years, our team has achieved top performances in several prestigious evaluations, including PASCAL 2009 and ImageNet 2010. Products based on our team's technologies regularly feature in popular media like CNN and the Wall Street Journal.

Application Instructions: Required Skills or Experiences: • PhD in Computer Science (or equivalent) • Strong publication record at top-tier computer vision or machine learning venues • Solid foundations in applied mathematics, optimization and statistical inference • Motivation to conduct independent research from conception to implementation • Ability to develop large-scale systems working with image/video data Additional Desirable Skills: • Research focus in visual recognition, 3D reconstruction or scene understanding • Strong programming skills in C/C++ • Experience with parallel/distributed computing • Experience with mobile or embedded systems