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Title: Software Engineer, Computer VisionPosted: June 20, 2014
Company/Institution: SET Media Inc.
Location: San Francisco
Department: Engineering


Who You Are

We are looking for a talented computer vision engineer to be part of our computer vision group.  This is a key role in shaping the technical future of SET Media.  The successful candidate will have the following:

  • M.S or Ph.D. in in Computer Science or related fields
  • 2+ years of academic or industry experience (preferably at a tech company)
  • Ability to implement  computer vision algorithms using open source libraries and self developed code
  • Strong coding skills including C/C++ and Python (expert level on linux os).
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment 

Bonus Points:

  • Experience with Mapreduce/Mahout
  • Experience with publishing in relevant scientific communities (CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, ICML, NIPS, ACM Multimedia)
  • Experience with video content analysis

What You'll Be Doing:

  • Develop highly scalable and accurate computer vision systems for classification and related tasks.
  • Design and evaluate novel approaches for analyzing high volumes of video, audio and text data.
  • Ability to develop novel solutions using a combination of technologies based on engineering requirements.
  • Collaborate with team members from the level of prototyping to the level of production.


SET Perks:

We Work

SET works with the best tools, languages, and platforms to solve difficult and exciting problems on a daily basis. A fast paced engineering team focuses on building new products and technology using agile methodology. A highly open, collaborative environment, SET gives its team the ability to excel at both technical and personal goals.

We Learn

We are a team of smart and dedicated professionals constantly striving to improve our understanding and skills in a variety of technologies. SET performs cutting edge research in computer vision including object and facial recognition software. We have highly interactive weekly lunch & learn sessions on different subjects.

We Play

It's not just about work at SET! We provide weekly catered lunches at the office, regular activities like baseball games, bowling, sailing, Xbox matches, and a fully stocked kitchen with snacks, soda, juices, beer, wine, etc.


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