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Title: Computer Vision Researcher- Microsoft HoloLensPosted: October 4, 2016
Company/Institution: Microsoft Corporation
Location: Redmond WA, United States
Department: HoloLens

Description: Computer vision researcher (Human Activity) From being able to log you in with face recognition, launch Cortana with a voice command, to the exciting possibilities in augmented reality, are you itching to play a part in bringing applications of computer vision to millions? The Microsoft Applied Sciences Group incubates disruptive technologies for Microsoft's next-gen hardware products and is working on several exciting projects that will shape how computers and other devices perceive the user and the user's environment. Operating as a startup within the company, this team works closely with several research and product teams to bring compelling new experiences to the market. A lot of these experiences will be powered by computer vision - and as part of this team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on almost every aspect of a shipping vision system: camera optics, sensors, data pipeline and of course, developing and implementing the algorithms that make magic happen! We are looking for a computer vision researcher to help our devices better understand human activity. The ability to analyze multimodal sensor data and interpret various human and human-object interactions is key to Applied Sciences? mission of enabling a seamless set of human computer interactions. As part of this team, you will be working with a growing team of talented researchers already dedicated to this mission and use data and hardware only available to a select few. Naturally, the opportunity for you to push the state of the art in this field is huge. Requirements: Ph.D. in computer vision, machine learning, artificial intelligence or closely related field. Strong publication record in top-tier vision conferences (CVPR, ECCV, ICCV) and journals. Expertise in sequential state-based models such as HMMs and space-time volumes. C/C++, Matlab or Python. Deep learning experience is a plus. OpenCL/CUDA experience is a plus

Application Instructions: If you are interested please email Prachi Mehrotra at pmehr@microsoft.com directly. Please provide a copy of your resume and a number you can be reached at.