Research Scientist, Applied Computer Vision

Research Scientist, Applied Computer Vision
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Meta is seeking an Applied Research Scientist to join our AI organization. Individuals in this role are expected to be recognized experts in areas such as artificial intelligence, machine learning, computational statistics, and applied mathematics, particularly including areas such as deep learning, graphical models, reinforcement learning, computer perception, natural language processing and data representation. The ideal candidate will have an interest in producing new science to understand intelligence and technology to make computers more intelligent, and an equal interest in taking new research findings in this area and implementing it towards production ready problems.
Research Scientist, Applied Computer Vision Responsibilities
  • Help Advance the science and technology of intelligent machines
  • Contribute to research that enables learning the semantics of data (images, video, text, audio and other modalities)
  • Hands-on experience in building tools to implement the research ideas proposed in publications and/or apply it to real world problems
  • Identify and recommend creative ways to leverage and/or enhance existing practices while sharing responsibility of the project's output including: algorithms, code, tests etc.
  • Self-driven productivity & collaboration experience with core teams & cross functional group members
  • Influence progress of relevant research communities by producing publications
  • Devise better data-driven models of human behavior
Minimum Qualifications
  • Publications in machine learning, AI, computer science, statistics, applied mathematics, data science, or related technical fields
  • Experience leading a team in solving modeling problems using AI/ML approaches
  • Knowledge in a programming language
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, relevant technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
  • Experience communicating research for public audiences of peers
  • Experience holding a faculty, industry, or government researcher position
  • Experience in applying research to production problems
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience driving original scholarship in collaboration with a team
  • 1+ years of work experience in a university, industry, or government lab(s), in a role with primary emphasis on AI research
  • Experience in developing and debugging in C/C++, Python, or C#
  • Experience showing first-author publications at peer-reviewed AI conferences (e.g., NeurIPS, CVPR, ICML, ICLR, ICCV, and ACL)
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $150,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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