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SCIENTIST IV - Computer Vision for Autonomous Systems

Malibu, CA, USA Req #487
Thursday, April 1, 2021

Located in Malibu, California, HRL has been on the leading edge of technology, conducting pioneering research and advancing the state of the art.

EDUCATION DESIRED: MS or Ph.D. in EE, Computer Science, Robotics, or related fields.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Primary job function is to perform R & D in computer vision for autonomous systems. Tasks will include the development, simulation, evaluation, and implementation in software of computer vision and machine learning algorithms applied to a variety of applications. Additional job functions include solving customer problems, writing invention disclosures, publishing papers, briefing customers, writing proposals and assisting in marketing HRL expertise.

EXPERIENCE DESIRED Research experience in one or more of the following areas: robotics, machine learning, deep learning, computer vision, 2D and 3D object recognition, 6DOF pose estimation, and robotic control. Experience developing innovative solutions based upon the application of relevant research results from a wide variety of sources. Familiarity with C/C++, Python, ROS, and OpenCV. Experience in using machine learning tools and packages (e.g., PyTorch).

KNOWLEDGE DESIRED Expertise in robotics, autonomous systems, deep learning, convolutional neural networks, computer vision, 2D or 3D object recognition, scene understanding, and knowledge-based perception.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: U.S. citizenship or permanent resident status required.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a "U.S. Person" as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. "U.S. Person" includes U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

HRL offers a very competitive compensation and benefits package. Our benefits include medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K match, gym facilities, PTO, growth potential, and an exciting and challenging work environment.
HRL Laboratories is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training or promoting, on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, medical condition, U.S. military or protected veteran status, union membership, or political affiliation. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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