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Title: Senior Computer Vision ScientistPosted: December 4, 2013
Company/Institution: Vicon Motion Systems Ltd.
Location: Oxford, U.K.
Department: Software Development


Vicon seeks a senior computer vision scientist to work on developing high performance camera-based tracking systems. The successful candidate should have excellent and relevant research experience, gained in academic, public sector, or commercial environments, to at least post-graduate level.

Prototyping and development takes place in MATLAB, Python and C++. Excellent C++ and software engineering skills are important.

Vicon is the world leader in motion capture, developing high performance software and hardware products for the entertainment, engineering and medical industries. Vicon products have been used in most major feature films and many games and TV commercials. We have offices in Oxford, Denver and Los Angeles. The role is based in our main office in Oxford, U.K.

Experience of the following areas would be advantageous:

  • Motion capture and human modelling
  • Tracking and matching
  • Multiple view geometry, camera calibration and structure-from-motion
  • Machine learning
  • Image processing

Vicon offers a competitive remuneration package together with a generous range of supporting benefits, including:

  • Private medical insurance
  • 10% of salary company pension contribution
  • Permanent health insurance
  • Life assurance

Application Instructions: To apply, please send email including approximate salary expectations. Vicon will follow up on successful applications within 7 days of their receipt. Applicants should have the right to work in the U.K.