[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Deep Learning Computer Vision Software Engineer

Lorenzo Natale Lorenzo.Natale at iit.it
Tue Apr 17 13:21:29 PDT 2018

The Humanoid Sensing and Perception laboratory (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.iit.it_research_lines_humanoid-2Dsensing-2Dand-2Dperception&d=DwIFAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=Xw-dXDkmNfHBj3YuzQgc2dw6pRAkRtr6VnHASX5olGU&s=z2cahoplIZP4wcH_fb3r8jA__W8R94d6n8ItGt1GC_4&e=) at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) is seeking to appoint a Deep Learning Computer Vision Software Engineer (fixed term contract).

The selected candidate will join the interdisciplinary team of the iCub project, contributing to the development of perception algorithms for humanoid robots.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic software engineer who will join our team to develop deep learning algorithms for object recognition and pose estimation.

Required qualifications:

* Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in computer science, computer engineering or related fields;
* Knowledge of programming languages, in particular C/C++;
* Knowledge of tools for software development in Linux and/or Windows;
* Good communication skills and ability to cooperate;
* Creative, proactive and collaborative attitude;
* Proficient in English language (written and oral).

Desirable skills:

* Knowledge of Computer Vision and OpenCV library;
* Knowledge of deep-learning frameworks (e.g. Caffe, Torch, TensorFlow, Thano);
* Knowledge of basic machine learning;
* Knowledge of high performance/parallel computing (e.g. CUDA);
* Knowledge of middleware for robotics (e.g. YARP or ROS);

The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.

The position is available starting June 2018.

Instructions for applicants and the text of the call are available online: https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.iit.it_careers_openings_opening_712-2Ddeep-2Dlearning-2Dcomputer-2Dvision-2Dsoftware-2Dengineer&d=DwIFAg&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=Xw-dXDkmNfHBj3YuzQgc2dw6pRAkRtr6VnHASX5olGU&s=jboXTHEDEnNJ1K4wP8XXz_Fscw--JAut2ifTwQn25QA&e= 

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Lorenzo Natale, PhD
lorenzo.natale at iit.it
via Morego, 30 16163 Genova
Ph: +39 010 71781946
Fax: +39 010 7170205

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