Research Scientist - Computer Vision & Machine Learning

Toronto, Canada

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Title: Research Scientist, Computer Vision and Machine Learning

Company: Samsung Research America

Lab: Artificial Intelligence Lab

Location: Toronto, Canada

Lab Summary:

Samsung AI Research Center (SAIC) located in Toronto, Ontario, is currently recruiting outstanding scientists who have a passion for innovation in a collaborative environment with a focus on highly visible, challenging, and interdisciplinary projects. SAIC-Toronto is a recently-established AI Center, and a key part of Samsung’s global AI Research efforts, with centers around the world (including Cambridge, Moscow, New York, Mountain View, Korea, and Montreal). Samsung’s global AI Research efforts seek to conduct long-term research with potential for direct impact on future Samsung products reaching hundreds of millions of users worldwide. SAIC Toronto is in the heart of Toronto, next to the University of Toronto, and at the epicenter of a vibrant AI community.  Come join us!

Position Summary:

SAIC-Toronto is looking for strong candidates with expertise in machine learning and computer vision. The ideal candidate will have experience and interest in the use of machine learning techniques to solve problems targeting computer visions tasks, especially tasks related to camera-based imaging and image manipulation. Examples of such research areas include (but are not limited to): image denoising, white-balance estimation, image enhancement, color calibration, image alignment, and burst photography.

The candidate will have the opportunity to work with other top researchers and engineers, and to publish at top-tier conferences and journals. There is also opportunity to work with product teams developing applications for Samsung devices. This position is a great fit for researchers who want to be at the cutting edge of research, and at the same time have direct real-world impact.

Requirements:

  • PhD in Computer Science or similar area
  • Track record of publishing scientific papers in top conferences and journals
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal), motivation for international collaboration
  • Self-motivated, independent, and able to work well in a fast-paced, collaborative environment
  • Expertise in the latest applications of deep learning algorithms to problems in computer vision and natural language processing
  • Solid technical and programming skills (Python/Java/C++, PyTorch/TensorFlow)

Samsung is committed to encouraging a diverse workplace and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

 

Job perks/benefits: Conferences
Job region(s): North America
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