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Title: Research Scientist - Computer VisionPosted: June 11, 2014
Company/Institution: Xerox Research Centre Europe
Location: Grenoble, France
Department: Computer Vision Group

Description: The Computer Vision group of the Xerox Research Centre Europe (XRCE) is looking for a researcher in the field of computer vision. The successful candidate will contribute, in collaboration with the rest of the team, to the invention, development and benchmarking of computer vision technologies such as classification, retrieval, localization, etc. in both images and videos. The potential areas of application of the developed technology include transportation, retail or healthcare.

Requirements:
* Ph.D. degree in computer vision or machine learning.
* Excellent publication record in major computer vision / machine learning / multimedia conferences and journals (CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, ACM MM, TPAMI, IJCV, etc.)
* Strong development skills in C/C++ and/or Python.
* Fluent in written and oral English.
* Highly motivated.

Team and center: The Computer Vision group has extensive experience and state-of-the-art systems in image categorization, image retrieval, image enhancement, quality / aesthetic assessment and document image processing. Our technology has won numerous awards in public competitions such as the PASCAL Visual Object Challenge (2008), ImageCLEF (2009, 2010, 2011, 2014), the ImageNet Large Scale Visual Recognition Challenge (2011) or the Fine-Grained Competition (2013). The Xerox Research Centre Europe is located in Grenoble, in the heart of the French Alps, close to both the Italian and Swiss borders. The center is part of the global Xerox Innovation Group made up of 650 researchers and engineers in five world renowned research and technology centers.

Starting Date: asap.

Duration: this is a post-doc position. However, we will consider a permanent position for exceptional candidates.

Application Instructions: Please send your CV, cover letter as well as the name of at least one reference to both xrce-candidates@xrce.xerox.com and florent.perronnin@xrce.xerox.com

Note: Four members of the Computer Vision group at XRCE - Florent Perronnin, Diane Larlus, Naila Murray and Eleonora Vig - will be participating to CVPR 2014. If you apply before CVPR, please let us know whether you will be in Columbus too so that we can meet.