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Title: Research Scientist/Sr. Scientist/Post-doc/Intern - Computer VisionPosted: June 23, 2014
Company/Institution: Yahoo Labs
Location: NYC, other locations
Department: New Image and Video Group

Description: Ready to impact over a billion people (Flickr, Video, Tumblr, Image and Video search, mobile products, etc.), publish your work, participate actively in the research community, and collaborate with academia? We're looking for scientists at all levels with an outstanding academic record (Computer Vision/Machine Learning) who want to work with our amazing product partners.

Responsibilities:

Research in image and video content understanding (classification, object detection, video summarization, etc) and discovery (video and image recommendation) using multiple data sources
Develop a deep understanding of data to understand usage patterns and apply the knowledge gained in creating algorithms that satisfy user needs
Work closely with research engineers to develop prototypes and transfer research to products
Communicate research results to product and engineering teams
Actively participate in the research community by publishing in top tier conferences and journals
Strong publication record in major conferences (CVPR, ICCV, ACM Multimedia, WWW, SIGIR, etc)

Our lab is located in the heart of New York City (Times Square), and openings are available at other locations.

View full description in the link below.

Application Instructions: If you are at CVPR send e-mail to ajaimes@yahoo-inc.com (with CVPR job in the subject line) and we'll arrange a meeting. You may also apply on-line, but please e-mail as well. https://tas-yahoo.taleo.net/careersection/yahoo_us_cs/jobdetail.ftl?lang=en&job=1446053