Facebook Postdoctoral Research Scientist, Computer Vision (PhD University Grad) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
We are looking for an exceptional researcher with a proven track record in high performance computer vision (e.g., multi-view camera calibration, multi-view stereo, 3D reconstruction) as well as an outstanding software engineer who can prototype invented algorithms. As a Postdoctoral Research Scientist at Oculus Research, you will pursue research, and work with other Computer Vision Engineers to solve challenges at the forefront of computer vision that transform virtual reality from dream to reality. We're looking for a creative researcher to usher in the next era of human-computer interaction by solving open and exciting computer vision problems.
Participating in cutting edge research in computer vision
Developing creative computer vision and tracking software for a variety of Oculus products
Formulating and solving numerical optimization problems in computer vision
Prototyping hardware and software solutions for characterizing, modeling and calibration of camera lenses and image sensors
Developing cutting edge 3D reconstruction system
Developing robust software for integrating multiple image sensors and embedded systems
Contributing research that can be applied to Oculus product development
Publish research results in top-tier journals and at leading international conferences
Currently has or is in the process of obtaining a PhD degree in computer science, computer vision, or similar technical field
3+ years experience designing and developing computer vision algorithms in C++
3+ years of experience with prototyping algorithms in MATLAB or Python
Experience with linear algebra, multi-view camera geometry and numerical optimization
Proven publication track record at conferences such as CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, 3DV, etc.
3+ years experience with multi-view camera geometry, geometric and photo-metric camera calibration, 3D reconstruction or photogrammetry
Hands-on experience with wide field of view, fisheye and omnidirectional camera geometry and calibration
Experience with formulating and solving computer vision optimization problems
Demonstrated software engineer experience via an internship, work experience, coding competitions, or widely used contributions in open source repositories (e.g., GitHub)
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