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Software Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02337
Location: Menlo Park, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 05/08/2018 to 05/08/2019
Job Title: Software Engineer
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Duration: 12 Months

The Oculus team at Client is helping more people around the world come together and connect through world-class VR hardware and software. With global departments dedicated to VR research, computer vision, haptics, social interaction, and more, Oculus is committed to driving the state of the art forward through relentless innovation. VR's potential to change the world is immense—and we're just getting started.

Our Core Tech team explores, develops, and delivers new cutting-edge technologies that serve as the foundation of current and future Oculus products. From mixed reality and human interaction to natural inputs and beyond, Core Tech is focused on taking new technologies from early concept to the product level while iterating, prototyping, and realizing the human value and new experiences they open up.

Oculus is seeking a talented Computer Vision Engineer to apply their skills to challenging and emerging problems in sensor characterization. The Oculus Characterization team applies a range of software and computer vision techniques to characterize Client hardware to enable new experiences in VR. We're looking for candidates who share a passion for applying software and computer vision techniques for the next generation VR headset.

Responsibilities
Develop Client computer vision algorithms and advanced systems with a focus on sensor characterization
Collect, process, and analyze 3D point cloud data for a variety of sensors across a variety of parameters and metrics
Develop and build software automation tools for computer vision and data analytics problems
Analyze and improve efficiency, scalability and stability of various systems

Minimum Qualifications
3+ years' experience developing real-time computer vision software in Matlab and C++, including algorithm design and systems software development
Experience with 3D geometry and 3D point clouds
Knowledge of applied mathematics and numerical optimization
Prototyping or Sensors Characterization experience

Preferred Qualifications
PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Robotics or related technical field
5+ years' experience developing real-time computer vision software in Matlab and C++, including algorithm design and systems software development
3+ years' experience with Sensor Characterization including depth sensors and cameras