Founded in 2014, ObEN is an artificial intelligence company based in one of the world's most successful incubators: Idealab in Pasadena, CA. We have developed a sophisticated speech technology that allows any Internet of Things to speak in any voice and in any language. Know more about ObEN: https://goo.gl/gxpxwT
As a member of the virtual avatar team, you will design, implement and test a complete pipeline to reconstruct and animate virtual avatars of people using commodity RGB cameras.
Ability and passion to work with teams in a fast-paced, open-table culture start-up company is important.
PhD/M.Sc. in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering.
3+ years of experience in computer vision and computer graphics.
Strong understanding of basic computer vision and computer graphics concepts.
High proficiency in scripting languages, e.g., MATLAB, Python, for fast prototyping.
High proficiency in C/C++ for fast implementation.
General software development skills, including version control, debugging, testing, deployment, etc.
Enjoys a highly collaborative environment with minimal supervision.
Great to have:
Experience in 3D modeling, especially full human body, face and hand modeling.
Experience in object segmentation and human pose estimation from images.
Experience in OpenGL or WebGL.
Experience in speech animation.
Experience in using 3D graphics/animation softwares, e.g., Maya, Blender, Unity, etc.
Experience in development on VR platforms, e.g., HTC Vive, Samsung Gear VR, etc.
Experience in deep learning.
Publication record in top computer vision/graphics conferences, e.g., CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, SIGGRAPH, SIGGRAPH ASIA, etc.
Term of employment:
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Detailed resume and/or LinkedIn profile
Links to any research / papers you have been an instrumental part of and are proud of
Any code you are proud of and is public
Name of instructor / adviser, if any along with link to their profile
Cover Letter identifying your five favorite apps on your phone