PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Posted: August 22, 2013
Company/Institution: Co57 Systems
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Department: Visual Intelligence

Description: Co57 Systems is hiring! Are you a top-notch programmer? Do you have 3 or more years of experience in computer vision? Are you a systems guru with a passion for building real-time response systems? If you answered yes to any of the above questions, this is a great opportunity to create something cool! At Co57 Systems, we are building a state-of-the-art real-time activity recognition system informed by what is known about the human visual system. We are a funded research and development company in Cambridge, Massachusetts. At Co57 Systems, we look for talented individuals with experience in Computational Vision to join our team. This is a wonderful opportunity to bring your knowledge to bear on a fundamental problem while having a significant technological and scientific impact! Application Details: Applicants must send resume and cover-letter to “” Cover-letters should be a very brief account about relevant experiences and/or school work that pertain to the desired position. All positions are full-time. Make sure to indicate the position that you are applying for in the subject line of the email. Please take a look at for details on positions and respective qualifications. Qualifications: Many positions accept a B.S., M.S. or PhD in Computer Science or Computational Neuroscience or Math or Physics. Ideal candidates have a passion for designing fast, real-time algorithms; knowledge of statistical and machine learning techniques; excellent coding skills in C++ and python; experience with development on Linux platforms; good interpersonal skills; and an ability to work well as part of a team. We look forward to hearing from you soon! ~The Co57 Team

Application Instructions: Your overall focus will be research and development of a vision system for detecting humans, objects, and interpreting activity. You will be expected to Implement computational models of activity recognition, scene understanding, motion analysis, and spatio-temporal reasoning. Implement system performance measures. Demonstrate working solutions with quantifiable results. Periodically present ideas/results, and write technical reports. Implement state-of-the-art vision modules (in C++) taking a concept or published algorithm to a working prototype Build test suites for system components Design and build a real-time vision system: handling issues like inter-module communication and latency Implement (in C++) multi-core and multi-cpu versions of existing code Port existing code to the GPU While Scientists and Engineers will bring different types of expertise, they are fully expected to contribute towards all tasks.