[robotics-worldwide] [JOBS] Senior Computer Vision Engineer - Full time (Auckland, New Zealand)
Callaghan Innovation is New Zealand's innovation agency. We help businesses
grow faster for a better New Zealand. We do this by providing a range of
services, including research and development (R&D) solutions, skills
development programmes and grants co-funding. We provide a front door to the
innovation ecosystem for businesses of all sizes.
Are you passionate about solving new problems in computer vision?
We are looking for an exceptional Senior Computer Vision Engineer to be a
key research and development contributor within the Computer Vision Team
based in Auckland. We deliver practical, timely, high value technology to
provide our clients with novel products or competitive advantages. In this
role, you will be solving challenges at the forefront of computer vision and
working as part of a close-knit team of diverse talents, based in Auckland.
Our team specializes in pose estimation for industrial metrology
applications, including sparse and dense 3D scene reconstruction, typically
by handheld or mobile scanning. Building and maintaining strong working
relationships with clients is an important aspect of this role as much of
your work will be contract research.
The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Computer Vision or a related area
with at least 5 years of post-doctoral experience in computer vision. You
will have strong experience in designing and developing computer vision
algorithms and systems, and implementing these in embedded systems. You will
be proficient in C++ design and coding, and preferably have good knowledge
of C++11/14/17 standards, Boost, OpenCV, ROS, Matlab, Python, Android/Java,
concurrent programming, asynchronous IO and/or Linux on embedded systems.
Experience with SLAM, stereo, dense mapping, cascade classifiers or deep
learning would be an advantage.
In addition to this, we are looking for someone who is collaborative,
positive and has a team-oriented mind-set. You will be a natural problem
solver with proven experience in delivering viable solutions.
If you feel you have the drive and skills necessary for this exciting role,
then we would like to hear from you. Please submit an application online by
clicking on the Apply button below.