Computer Vision Engineer – UAV Software Group

Zurich, CH

Job Description / Skills Required

Computer Vision Engineer – UAV Software Group

GoPro is seeking a top tier candidate for our Computer Vision Engineer role in our Zurich, Switzerland office. This person will participate in the development of the cutting-edge computer vision framework on GoPro’s exciting UAV platforms!

We are looking for someone who is passionate about computer vision and UAVs and who thrives in a high growth, fast paced and constantly changing environment. This person is a versatile team player, who can problem-solve, and facilitate progress through a range of topics. This candidate is a high engagement professional who can understand and cultivate GoPro’s fun, agile & productive culture. The person will be located in our Zurich, Switzerland office.

What You Will Do

Be part of a highly skilled team that designs, implements and tunes cutting-edge computer vision algorithms for our aerial product line.
Test and challenge your contributions in our testing facilities: From high-fidelity flight simulator to large-scale real-life test site.
Participate in the full cycle software design process of consumer electronic devices from concept to mass production.
Collaborate with GoPro engineering organizations across the globe, in particular in California.
Skills We’re Stoked About

MSc or PhD in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
Extensive experience in real-time computer vision or machine learning, specifially visual-inertial odometry, 3D reconstruction or object tracking.
Extensive experience in writing highly efficient C/C++ code on embedded platforms, preferably also using NEON/SSE instructions and/or OpenCL/CUDA.
Good understanding of state-of-the-art mobile SoC platforms and vision/inertial sensors in terms of power, performance and cost.
Experience in working in an engineering team in a fast-paced multinational environment with stakeholders across the globe.
Good understanding of agile software development processes.

Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included).
Free snacks.
Reading Group to discuss UAV research and novel ideas.
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.