[robotics-worldwide] Research position in computer vision at Honda Research Institute USA (HRI-US)

ARanganathan at hra.com ARanganathan at hra.com
Wed Apr 6 11:19:25 PDT 2011

Immediate opening for a Research Scientist/Engineer in Computer vision:

We are seeking applications for the position of research 
scientist/engineer in the area of Computer Vision at our Mountain View 
California lab. The candidate will be involved in research and development 
of robot navigation methods using vision-based dense 3D reconstruction. 
Target scenarios include intelligent systems such as driver assistant 
systems and personal mobility platforms. 

Previous experience in structure from motion and/or dense stereo 
techniques is required. Knowledge and experience in machine learning is a 
plus. The candidate is expected to have the ability to rapidly assimilate 
an existing codebase and to be at home collaborating closely with other 
researchers at both the conceptual and the code levels. Strong development 
skill in C++ is required. Knowledge of Matlab is a plus. 

Depending on interests and skills, the candidate will also have an 
opportunity to participate in our other related research projects on 
object recognition, semantic mapping and learning-based navigation 
techniques. This is a 3-year position with possibility of further 
extensions or transition to a permanent position at company discretion. 

To apply for this position, please send a cover letter and your resume to 
Fulltime_P10F01 at honda-ri.com citing the job number below in the subject 

Job Position Number: P10F01
Title: Research Scientist/Engineer (3-year term)
Location: Mountain View, CA
Qualifications: MS or PhD in Computer Science.
Strong background in computer vision and math. Background in machine 
learning and optimization is preferred.
Strong development skills in C++. Matlab experience preferred.

For more information about HRI-US, please see

Ananth Ranganathan

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