Research Scientist

Reports to: Director Algorithm Development

Location: Dresden, Germany

The research scientist will develop and analyze algorithms for face recognition and related tasks. He/she will also be involved in integrating those algorithms into our product software. We offer work on intriguing scientific and technical challenges in a well-established and collegial team which is looking forward to welcoming the new member.

Key areas of responsibilities

  • develop and analyze appropriate image processing and pattern recognition algorithms and their mathematical basis
  • conduct experiments to further investigate and optimize the algorithms
  • maintain and extend our software environment for experimentation and data analysis
  • in collaboration with our software development team, transfer algorithmic improvements to our product code base
  • provide knowledgeable technical support to customers and the customer services team

Required skills and experience

  • Master's degree (or equivalent) in science or engineering
  • 3 years of research experience in computer vision or machine learning
  • solid background in mathematics (linear algebra, statistics, analysis, numerics)
  • 2-3 years of experience in C++ or C programming and Unix-like OS
  • English fluent in speech and writing

Further desired skills and experience

  • experience with artificial neural networks
  • experience with face detection, tracking or face recognition
  • experience in using C++ features
  • sound knowledge of statistical modeling and analysis
  • knowledge of digital signal processing

We offer

  • interesting, diverse and responsible tasks related to high technology
  • flat hierarchy and attractive work setting
  • long-term work relationships, with room to realize your own ideas
  • supportive work atmosphere and cooperative social interaction in an internationally operating company
  • wide-ranging opportunities for personal and professional development