Senior Innovation Engineer – Robotics & Artificial Intelligence
R&D
Full Time
Saint-Petersburg, Russia
2018-05-27

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.

SENIOR INNOVATION ENGINEER – ROBOTICS &ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, 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 based on Artificial Intelligence 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 application-specific demonstrators
• 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
• Support the development of the Technology Roadmap
• Monitor and periodically report the evolution of global standards and trends
• Prepare presentations and technical reports
• Work and collaborate in an international environment with multiple global and regional product teams, competence centers and experts. Build and maintain internal- and external networks (e.g. external suppliers, institutes, universities etc.)

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
• 3 years track record/hands-on experience in software development
• 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 Python, Java, C++, Unix/Linux environments
• Knowledge of machine learning and image processing frameworks: TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn, OpenCV, scikit-image
• Knowledge of statistical computing methods and tools for pattern recognition and sensors data analysis
• Project planning and management experience
• Fluent in English, written and spoken
• Open for international travels

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