Research Scientist in Computer Vision and AI

We are looking for a passionate, dedicated and team-oriented Research Scientist in CV and AI

LOCATION

Paris, France

EMPLOYMENT TYPE

Full time

What You’ll Do

As a part of our Vizio AI Lab and under the direct supervision of our CTO and Chief Scientist, you will be responsible for producing cutting-edge solutions for CV and AI on the Edge to drive the innovation strategy of VizioSense. This includes the following primary responsibilities:

  • Leverage cutting-edge technologies to improve product features and help develop novel business use cases at the bleeding edge.

  • Push the boundaries of current state-of-the-art when and where necessary, by publishing academic papers and patents, attending tech and scientific events and being an actor of the international outreach of the Vizio AI lab and VizioSense. 

  • You are a team-player, with a strong taste for self improvement and sharing technical- and non-technical knowledge with your peers.

  • Remain up-to-date with the most relevant tools, technologies and academic works, continuously.

Who You are

  • Academic degree and background: Obtained or in the course of obtaining a Ph.D. in a relevant scientific field, e.g., Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Image Processing, or Robotics.

  • Strong understanding of Computer Vision concepts and technologies are mandatory.

  • Strong basics in software engineering are expected, Object-Oriented Programming and design, big O notation, code optimization and profiling.

  • Fluency in Python 3+ is expected.

  • Sound knowledge in theoretical and practical Deep Learning with prior experience with a mainstream Deep Learning framework (e.g., PyTorch, TensorFlow, TensorFlow Lite, PyTorch Lightning).

  • Technical english is mandatory.

  • Other technical nice-to-haves: Familiar with MLOps practices, 2D and 3D data engineering, Neural Network optimization, C++, OpenCV, open3D, prior experience in IoT and/or embedded systems.

  • Soft skills and culture fit: Team player, autonomous, goal-oriented, organized and patient.

Why Join us?

  • We are an ambitious, passionate, fun and talented team made of engineers, researchers and business people with the common goal to bring ethical and autonomous AI to help cities and industries become a better place.

  • We are dreamers and pushing through technical limits and current scientific state-of-the-art is inscribed in our DNA.

  • We have secured a SEED investment funding and have won a major business market.

  • We are lucky enough to receive continual help and feedback from world class advisors in Telecoms, IoT, tech and business.

  • We are also backed by three prestigious start-up acceleration programs, namely, the Alacrity foundation (Lille), Station F (Paris) and the start-up program provided by Ecole des Ponts ParisTech.

  • Our culture is designed to make our workplace fun, flexible and enjoyable to all.

  • We are parents, brothers, sisters, partners, hikers, chess- and sports players that value the time we all need to be better, happier human beings and enjoy life.

What we offer

  • Contract type: Full-time position (CDI).

  • Location: Paris (at the prestigious Station F), and partly remote.

  • Salary & equity: Competitive package, based on profile and experience.

  • Other benefits and perks: 50% of public transportation fees, 70% health insurance and free coffee!

How to apply?

You can apply by sending an email to careers at viziosense.com or through our online application system at www.viziosense.com/careers by including (i) a resume (up to date), (ii) a cover letter and (iii) any information that would be deemed useful in assessing the application (e.g., list of prior technical or academic projects, research papers if applicable, reference letters etc).