Computer Vision Research Engineer - Galway

Ref: 135 Date Posted: Tuesday 10 Jan 2023
LinkedIn ShareShare

State of the art facility based in the west of Ireland are currently looking for a number of experienced Computer Vision research engineers to join the team due to expansion. As a computer vision research engineer, you will be responsible for the development of state-of-the-art algorithms enabling Automated Driving Assistance Systems. Examples of such algorithms include: pedestrian detection, structure from motion, lane detection, park slot detection, object detection and classification & scene understanding.


●             Research, develop, benchmark, test and document the state of the art computer vision and image processing algorithms for autonomous driving applications within your assigned project team.

●             Perform research into new vision technology, ideas, and approaches.

●             Support Intellectual Property activities and generate Invention Disclosure Memos to facilitate patent applications.

●             Contribute to design reviews across algorithm teams.

●             Consider next generation algorithms and new business opportunities.

●             Develop algorithms with a view to implementing on embedded DSP platforms.

●             Represent VVS at various Industry Working Groups and at Conferences where directed.

●             Support the design and implementation of in-company training sessions in your area of expertise.

●             Develop and maintain a relationship with university counterparts.

●             Strive to improve competencies in the field of automotive vision based ADAS, Computer vision and C++ in particular.

●             Identify inefficiencies and suggest/implement improvements within the current processes used in algorithm development.


 Required Skills/Experience

●             BSc degree and 4+ years of work experience, or MSc degree and 2+ years of work experience, or PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Electronic Engineering, Software Engineering, Mathematics or equivalent.

●             Strong C++ and C programming skills for clean, well-documented and robust code

●             Strong rapid prototyping skills in Python

●             Good understanding of fundamental computer vision algorithms and approaches.

●             Excellent English language communication skills, both written and verbal.

●             High level of initiative. Motivated for innovation.

●             Experience with version control software, code review and bug tracking systems.

●             The company has the right to request the employee be flexible in his/her duties

Desired Attributes

●             Specialisation in one or more of these areas preferred: Computer Vision, Image Processing, Synthetic Image Generation, Robotics, Optics, Machine Learning.

●             Experience with OpenCV programming.

●             Experience in one or more of the following: camera distortion calibration, structure from motion, object detection/classification, SLAM, 3D reconstruction, stereo-matching, visual odometry, environment mapping, lane sensing

●             Experience with synthetic image/scene generation (particularly CARLA simulator)

●             Algorithm development experience in robotics, ultrasonics, RADAR, LIDAR, camera systems, sensor fusion or computer vision.

●             Experience developing software for embedded platforms.

●             Experience developing algorithms for autonomous and/or real-time systems.

●             Experience with imaging or optics systems.

●             Automotive industry experience.

●             Academic publications in relevant field.

For more information please call me in confidence on 00 353 87 9728431 or