Computer Vision and Machine Learning Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2018-06-07

ELECTROLUX R&D GLOBAL CONNECTIVITY AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER PRESENTS

Execute your innovative ideas around Robotics and Artificial Intelligence 
Inspire great experiences at home for millions of people.


For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It is about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. 
However, to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

COMPUTER VISION AND MACHINE LEARNING ENGINEER, ST PETERSBURG, RUSSIA 

At R&D Global Connectivity and Technology Center (GC&T) we are looking for a senior innovation engineer who will work in a team responsible for the development of new solutions in Computer Vison and Machine Learning for image processing, object recognition and AI technology. 

You will develop new modules/systems/product concepts, integrating innovative technologies explored and optimized by all GC&T departments, to include new algorithms, new features and functions, specifications, prototypes creation and experimental testing/validation.

The position involves working in an international, multi-competence and cross product line environment. You are innovative in coming up with new ideas that add value to the customer and constantly challenges the status quo. You strives for a visible, measurable benefit from every action.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK:

• Development and implementation of new application-specific solutions
• Integration of technologies/technology modules developed by GC&T up to ensure proper interfaces with the existing product architectures and modules
• Guidance and direction of specific technology projects
• Scouting and proposal of new consumer-relevant innovative technologies and solutions
• Work and collaborate in an international environment with multiple global teams, competence centers and experts, research institutes and universities.


YOU: 

• Team player. In this role cross-functional collaboration is everything, so you should be comfortable in dealing with people with different backgrounds and responsibility
• Good listener and communicator. You will become the spider in the web and work with other Electrolux offices around the world on a daily basis – therefore these attributes are key for making projects run smoothly
• Proactive. You are keen for new experience, responsibility and accountability. You are self-driven, results-oriented with a positive outlook. You are assessing and investigating feasibility of new technologies and ideas
• Adaptive. You like challenges and you are flexible to adapt to new situations and contexts
• Creative. You love to explore new ways of thinking and you are oriented towards innovation

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

We are not looking for perfection, and ideally, we would like you to be covering several of the points below. 
• Master’s degree (M.Sc.) in Computer Science, Mathematics, ElectronicElectrical engineering or similar field of study. PhD is appreciated
• Experience in one or more of the following areas: Neural Networks, Deep Learning, Supervised and Unsupervised Learning, Computer Vision and Image Processing
• Strong knowledge in one or more programming language like Python, Java, C/C++, C# Knowledge of machine learning and image processing frameworks: TensorFlow, PyTorch, Keras, Theano, scikit-learn, OpenCV, scikit-image
• Project planning and management experience
• Good in English, written and spoken
• Open for international travels


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