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Title: Computer Vision Engineer (all levels)Posted: August 29, 2016
Company/Institution: wrnch
Location: Montreal
Department: R&D

Description: Description: HELP TO GIVE GAME ENGINES EYES Working at wrnch wrnch offers a dynamic environment with a fast growing team of driven and flexible individuals, who thrive on challenges and responsibility. We work on some of the coolest digital entertainment AR/VR projects in the world. wrnch is located in the historic RCA building in the up and coming neighbour of St. Henri in the cosmopolitan city of Montreal, Canada. wrnch is founded by successful serial tech entrepreneurs with deep connections into the digital entertainment world and is supported by knowledgeable and pragmatic investors including Mark Cuban. Core Developer (All Levels) wrnch develops deep real-time computer vision technology that is used to create innovative digital entertainment AR/VR applications by some of the world’s largest brands in digital entertainment and consumer products. If the prospect of building bleeding edge computer vision technology into game engines to deliver world-first AR/VR applications excites you, this might be the opportunity you have been dreaming of! wrnch’s software development team develops a unique high performance computer vision engine that runs across all compute platforms (mobile, cloud and desktop). Our competences at this point include object tracking, camera calibration, video denoising, image processing and game development (Unity & Unreal). As our company name implies, the software development team is the core of wrnch. The team is currently around 7 and is expected to grow to 20 within the next 2 years. As an early member of this group, you will have a unique opportunity to help to build this team and shape its culture. Role and Responsibilities We are now recruiting programmers at all levels to help us to build out the SDK and deliver customer projects. As a wrnch software developer, you will work closely with the wrnch development team on the successful and timely ongoing delivery of the SDK and related projects. The ideal candidate is a driven and talented coder with a proven track record of quickly solving difficult technical problems and a hunger to become a great programmer. Responsibilities • Develop production-quality code for the wrnch SDK and customer projects Requirements • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field • Self-directed • Fast learner • Knowledge of C++ Nice to Haves • Experience in video game development especially Unity • Knowledge of OpenCL, CUDA, etc. • Passion for developing applications in any of the following domains: computer vision, video games, computer graphics, AR or VR • Nonetheless, a proven passion for excellence trumps any specific experience.

Application Instructions: Application Instructions: If you are excited by this possibility and see yourself as a strong fit for the role, please reach out and visit us at http://www.wrnch.com/careers N.B. At this time, wrnch can only hire candidates with valid Canadian work permits.