|Title: Sr. Applied Research Engineer||Posted: August 6, 2013|
|Company/Institution: Sony Electronics|
|Location: San Jose, CA|
|Department: U.S. Research Center|
Sony's U.S. Research Center currently has an opening for Senior Applied Research Engineer in our San Jose, California location. This position is responsible for researching and developing algorithms and architectures for integration into advanced multi-media platforms and products. Responsibilities will include investigating and utilizing complex engineering and mathematical principles to develop core technologies, composing algorithm structures and finding solutions to problems. This will include the assessment and improvement of algorithm performance on a variety of platforms. This position also requires the engineer to analyze and determine system standards and test procedures.
You will work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors and demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. You will be responsible for networking with senior internal and external personnel in your own area of expertise.
Ph.D. Degree in Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Engineering or Computer Science is required
Strong knowledge of fundamentals in computer vision and image/video analysis, including segmentation, pattern recognition, classification, motion tracking, and 3D reconstruction
Good mathematical modeling and statistical analysis background is essential
Solid knowledge of supervised and unsupervised machine learning is preferred
Experience on computer graphics such as data visualization and 3D modeling is a plus
Understanding of biomedical imaging is a plus
Excellent programming skills in C/C++ and Matlab are required
Must be self-motivated and creative, with proven analytical skills, excellent research record, and ability to communicate effectively
Must be able to travel domestically and internationally if required