Research Scientist, Eye Tracking Computer Vision Engineer (PhD University Grad)

Software Engineering | Redmond, WA

The Eye Tracking Computer Vision Engineer will be responsible for designing, developing and testing new software algorithms for eye tracking and gaze estimation applications using a variety of sensor modalities. In addition, they will take part in simulating, analyzing, testing, and reporting on potential software and hardware solutions.


  • Create computer vision algorithms for eye tracking and gaze estimation
  • Utilize multiple sensor modalities for eye tracking and gaze estimation including computer vision, image processing, and signal processing
  • Simulate potential eye tracking and gaze estimation technology, analyze and report on results
  • Drive novel eye-tracking algorithm development through analysis of experimental results

Minimum Qualifications

  • Currently has or is in the process of obtaining a PhD degree or completing a postdoctoral assignment in the field of Computer Vision, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Robotics, Physics, or a related technical field
  • 5+ years experience developing computer vision
  • C++ coding skills
  • Experience with simulation and determination of success criteria
  • Interpersonal skills: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • Must be available to start employment on or after August 1, 2017
  • Able to obtain work authorization in the U.S. beginning 2017

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing signal processing algorithms that utilize a broad range of sensor modalities
  • Experience in 3D reconstruction using structured light, stereo, photogrammetry, or similar methods
  • Experience in 3D data processing and 3D data filtering
  • Knowledge in machine learning
  • Proven track record of achieving significant results as demonstrated by grants, fellowships, patents, as well as first-authored publications at leading workshops or conferences such as [insert several top conferences that are relevant to the position - CVPR, SIGGRAPH, ICCV, or ETRA or similar]

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