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Title: Sr. Applied Research Engineer - 30121Posted: February 1, 2018
Company/Institution: Sony Electronics
Location: San Jose, California
Department: US Research Center


Sony Electronics, Inc., currently has an opening for a Senior Applied Research Engineer in our U.S. Research Center located in San Jose, CA. This position is responsible for research and development in the areas of computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning, image/video processing, and computer graphics, with emphasis on innovation for advancing the state of the art technology.  Focus includes development of novel computer vision algorithms with the goal of providing cost-effective and high visual quality solutions for Sony products.

As a Senior Applied Research Engineer, you will also be responsible for writing invention disclosures for developed algorithms, and working with patent attorneys to secure intellectual property.


  •  Required qualifications:
    •   PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related field
    •    Strong research background and demonstrated record of innovation in the area of computer vision, pattern recognition, machine learning, image/video processing, or   computer graphics
    •    Excellent analytical and mathematical skills
    •    Good familiarity with C and MATLAB programming languages
    •    Ability to work independently and/or in a team environment
    •    Strong communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
    •    Ability to travel domestically and internationally on occasion


  •  Preferred qualifications:
    •  Familiarity with PyTorch, TensorFlow, or Caffe
    •  Familiarity with Unity, Maya, or related software platforms
    •  Knowledge of optimization, 3D modeling, and depth-map generation techniques
    •  Good familiarity with Python programming language
    •  Two or more years of related experience


Sony Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values employees with a broad cross-cultural perspective. We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond. All applicants will receive fair and impartial treatment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or on any other basis which is protected under applicable federal, state or local law.  We sincerely appreciate and thank you for your interest in Sony Electronics In

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