Posted Aug 14

Samsung Research America is hiring a
Engineer, Computer Vision and Machine Learning

Mountain View, CA

Lab Summary:

As part of MPS (Mobile Platform and Solutions) and SRA, you will be a member of the Advanced Research Team focusing on computer vision related XR (AR, MR, VR) technologies focusing on building the next generation head mounted displays. We focus on both commercial and next gen technologies that impact Samsung’s vision for the next few years.  As such you will be working on commercial-level products as well as future research.

Come join the Samsung MPS team and be a leader in bringing futuristic services to life!

Position Summary:

The computer vision engineer will work with the team on researching and developing on-device computer vision and machine learning technologies across Samsung’s products. You will balance research and product and contribute to creating innovative solutions with prototype and production-level reliability for AR/VR solutions.  This role will have a greater focus on 3D CV tools and techniques.

Required Skills: 

  • A master's degree or higher in computer vision, machine learning, or related fields, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Solid foundation in computer vision; key areas of interest include camera tracking, multiple view geometry, 3D scene comprehension, camera calibration, camera transformation, etc.
  • Solid understanding of deep learning algorithms and experience with bringing machine learning technologies into research, product systems.  This includes depth from image, object recognition, panoptic segmentation, etc.  NeRF experience is a plus
  • Experience with imaging sensors and depth sensors desirable
  • Solid foundation in software development and related tools
  • Proficiency in C, C++ programming language and at least one another prototyping language such as Python
  • Strong teamwork, communication skills, passion, productivity, and self-learning ability
  • Experience with graphics pipeline, GPGPU computing with OpenCL and Vulkan, OpenXR is a plus
  • Experience with Unity or Blender is a plus


Our total rewards programs are designed to motivate and engage exceptional talent. The base pay range for roles at this level is listed below, but may be higher or lower in other states due to geographic differentials in the labor market. Within the base pay range, individual rates depend on a number of factors—including the role’s function and location as well as the individual’s knowledge, skills, experience, education and training. This is part of our comprehensive compensation package with annual bonus eligibility and generous benefits to help you live life well.
Base Pay Range
$119,100$163,650 USD

Additional Information

Essential Job Functions

This position will be performed in an office setting. The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, and frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers.

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