Facebook Research Intern, 3D Reconstruction of Eye (PhD University Student) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Oculus Research Pittsburgh is looking for exceptional interns to help us create a revolution in virtual reality—with a focus on achieving social presence. Expertise in computer vision, machine learning, and computer graphics are especially appreciated, but smart, motivated people with strong coding or hardware backgrounds are more than welcome, and strong math skills are a huge plus. We want to build a broad virtual reality research community, so we encourage publishing. Come join us as we make VR happen!
- The goal is to build a capture system and algorithms able to measure specular materials like eyes and collect enough data. What is the best way to capture a high quality database of eyes? What is the best way to capture a high quality database of skin reflectance and how is changes dynamically?
Pursuing a PhD or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related STEM field
Must be currently enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
Excellent interpersonal skills, cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities
Proven track record of achieving significant results
Ability to obtain work authorization in the United States in 2017
Demonstrates experience via an internship, work experience, coding competitions or PhD papers
Knowledge of deep learning, reinforcement learning, and/or computer vision
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