Posted: Friday, September 29, 2017 11:06 AM
HERE Technoligies, the Open Location Platform company, enables people, enterprises and cities to harness the power of location. By making sense of the world through the lens of location we empower our customers to achieve better outcomes from helping a city manage its infrastructure or an enterprise optimize its assets to delivering drivers to their destination safely. To learn more about HERE, including our new generation of cloud:based location platform services, visit is seeking a Lead/Principal Computer Vision research engineer to join our CTO Research team. The candidate is expected to work as a software engineer and will be developing advanced computer vision and pattern recognition algorithms. The candidate will create applications that leverage large scale, geo:referenced outdoor and indoor data (panoramas, videos and LIDAR), aerial imagery, and location data.The candidate must be able to work effectively in a multidisciplinary team environment focused on innovation and be able to learn and integrate complementary technologies outside their specific area of expertise. The candidate will have exceptional communication skills for communicating their scientific approach, while also being able to mentor junior members of the technical staff. Proven ability to quickly prototype in languages like C++, Python or Java;Proficiency with computer vision libraries like OpenCV;Strong computer vision background in at least one of the following: image categorization, object detection/recognition and 3D reconstruction from images/LIDAR;Solid experience of developing new research ideas and implementing research papers into working prototype systems.Ability to provide technical leadership and serve as a technical resource to others.Ability to act as a principal, developing integrated solutions and focusing on creative solutions to technical challenges in computer vision, machine learning and pattern recognition.Active in relevant technical communities.Preferred: Ph.D. or Masters in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field, minimum 2/4 years of industrial or academic experience after completion of the Ph.D. or Masters in disciplines as outlined above. Working experience in one or more of the following: large scale data mining/machine learning, mobile development, computer graphics, GIS, remote sensing, and photogrammetry.Proven success in innovative strategic and technical thinking, willingness to champion and challenge new technical ideas, and experience in applying work to real:world applications.Excellent communication and leadership skills; innovative strategic and technical thinker; high energy; team player.Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets.
• Location: East Bay
• Post ID: 83420662 eastbay