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Deep Learning Research Engineer - Galway

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Date: 2/11/2018
Job Reference: 99098
Contact Name: Karl Lippett
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Job Description

Contact: Karl Lippett
Telephone: 086 1070950

Deep Learning Research Engineer

Our client, an automotive company in Galway is currently looking to recruit a Deep Learning Research Engineer for their site.
  • As a computer vision deep learning engineer, you will be responsible for the development of deep learning solutions enabling the next generation Automated Driving Platforms.
  • Deep learning will be applied to classify all objects, road markings and surfaces in the vehicle environment.
  • You will be responsible for the development of state of the art DL algorithms providing unprecedented scene understanding.
  • You will be expected to remain abreast of technological developments in the rapidly expanding field of deep learning and its application in automotive.

  • Perform state-of-the-art research into deep learning approaches and methodologies
  • Support Intellectual Property activities and generate Invention Disclosure Memos to facilitate patent applications.
  • Contribute to design reviews across algorithm teams.
  • Design, train, and optimize Deep Neural Networks with a view to implementing on embedded DSP platforms
  • Represent the company 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 relationship with university counterpart

  • BSc degree and 2+ years of work experience, or MSc degree and 1+ years of work experience, or PhD in any area with a focus on deep learning
  • Understanding of fundamental computer vision algorithms and approaches, with a focus on machine learning
  • Excellent English language communication skills, both written and verbal
  • High level of innovation and motivation

Desired Attributes;
  • Specialisation in Machine Learning preferred
  • Applied Deep Learning work experience preferred
  • Academic publications in relevant field
  • Experience with embedded devices (e.g. ARM, FPGA and DSP)
  • Experience with parallel programming in CUDA, or OpenCL
  • Algorithm development experience in robotics, sensor fusion, computer vision or applicable field
  • Experience with PC-based simulation tools
  • Knowledge of UML design tools
  • Experience developing software for embedded platforms
  • Experience with version control software
  • Experience developing algorithms for autonomous and/or real-time systems
  • Experience with imaging or optics systems
  • Automotive industry experience

For further information on this Deep Learning Research Engineer role in Galway please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 /

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