AI/ML Job: Deep Vision/AI Research Scientist

Geomagical Labs

Deep Vision/AI Research Scientist at Geomagical Labs

Mountain View, California, United States 🇺🇸   (Posted Aug 5 2018)
About the company
Geomagical Labs is a startup, crafting advanced technology into a magical user experience, for a giant business opportunity neglected for decades. We are founders of pioneering startups, designers of award-winning apps, celebrated researchers, inventors of novel vision technologies, graduates of top universities.

Job position

Job description
Geomagical Labs is an early-stage AI research & development startup in the San Francisco Bay Area, applying novel computer vision technologies to an exciting consumer application to be used by millions of people.

We have an opening for a Deep Vision Research Scientist, with substantial theoretical and hands-on experience with image-based artificial neural networks, and strong academic foundations, to join our core startup team of scientists & engineers.

As a Deep Vision Research Scientist, you will propose, study, and develop deep neural network architectures that advance the state of the art for visual scene perception, and establish new state of art for relevant unsolved problems. You must be well versed in current literature applying deep learning to 2D and 3D computer vision, have mastery of modern CNN/RNN architectures / building blocks / training techniques, and demonstrate a strong scientific method. You must also have excellent hands-on engineering skills, be eager to solve technical problems that you have not encountered before, and be adventurous and enthusiastic about an early startup experience!


Rare opportunity to join an early tech startup, led by founders who've taken two startup teams through IPO.

Opportunity to publish novel and influential research, participate in scientific conferences, and collaborate with partners in academia.

Substantial stock equity packages, of the sort only available to early startup employees.

We are located in downtown Mountain View, California, near restaurants, bicycle trails and Caltrain.

Skills & requirements
Ph.D. or postdoc in computer vision and/or machine learning, from a competitive university/laboratory required.

4+ years of graduate and/or industrial research experience with vision-based deep learning.

Solid understanding of modern neural network architectures & methods for 2D & 3D computer vision.

Publications applying deep networks & representation learning to 3D scene perception, pose estimation, or flow.

Excellent foundations in 2D & 3D computer vision, and substantial hands-on experience with related problems such as stereo matching & optical flow, 3D reconstruction, 3D perception, semantic segmentation, novel-view synthesis, photographic effects and style inference & transfer.

Fluent in TensorFlow.

Strong theoretical foundations in machine learning & statistics.

Strong applied math skills in linear algebra, differential and matrix calculus, and linear & non-linear optimization.

Strong Python programming background (in Linux environments) is required.

BONUS: Substantial industrial work experience applying deep learning to various computer vision problems.

BONUS: Excellent C++ programming skills a plus.

BONUS: Experience with computer graphics &/or computational photography a plus.

BONUS: Fluency in PyTorch a plus.

BONUS: Demonstrated success leading small team efforts (formally or by example) a plus.

Must be excited about seed-stage startups; entrepreneurial, comfortable with ambiguity & uncertainty.

We will sponsor U.S. work visas for exceptional candidates.

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