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Research Scientist, Computer Vision (PhD University Grad) 2019 Facebook
New York, NY

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Job Description

We are seeking world-class computer vision experts to join our teams in developing next generation products and platforms doing research and engineering at scale. We're applying cutting-edge computer vision algorithms to a wide range of media understanding challenges at Facebook.


* Develop novel and accurate computer vision algorithms and systems, leveraging deep learning and machine learning on big data resources.

Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of various deployed systems.

Collaborate with team members from the level of prototyping to the level of production.


* Currently has or is in the process of obtaining a PhD degree or completing a postdoctoral assignment in the field of Computer Vision or similar

Must be available to start employment on or after January 1, 2019

Interpersonal experience: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration

Research and/or work experience in machine learning, deep learning, and/or computer vision

Experience in C/C++

Proven track record of achieving results as demonstrated by grants, fellowships, patents, as well as first-authored publications at workshops or conferences such as CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, SIGGRAPH or similar

Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment


* Experience developing novel algorithms in the following:
* Deep adversarial networks, image and video forensics.

Cross domain adaptation for rapid model transfer across domains.

Transfer learning including zero shot learning, attribute learning, and knowledge graphs.

Deep graphical modeling.

Explainability in computer vision and AI such as image and video captioning, and causal reasoning.

Experienced with the development of enterprise level AI, machine learning and deep learning platform involving big data management and GPU compute.

Experienced with training deep neural networks for key computer vision tasks such as classification, semantic segmentation, object detection, etc.

Experience in mobile Augmented Reality systems and shipping a major mobile app.

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