Samsung Electronics Canada

  • Applied Research Scientist, Machine Learning

    Job Location CA-ON-Toronto
    Posted Date 3 months ago(3/29/2018 12:23 PM)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Inspire the World, Create the Future.

    Do you believe in the power of technology to help shape a brighter future and a stronger global community? Are you inspired by the possibilities? Are innovation, camaraderie, and the pursuit of excellence part of your innate drive? Then you've got what it takes to succeed at Samsung.


    Samsung Research America (SRA) is building out an AI Research lab located in Toronto, Ontario and we are currently recruiting world-class professionals who share our “Innovation through Passion” philosophy.


    The AI research team is looking for an outstanding and highly self-motivated research engineers to join the lab. We are looking for candidates with expertise in deep learning, computer vision and language understanding. The AI research center is a key part of Samsung’s global R&D effort and aims to have direct impact on future Samsung products reaching hundreds of millions of users globally.


    The candidate will work with a team of research scientists and engineers tackling real-world problems involving Samsung’s Artificial intelligence products. The candidate can also have the opportunity to publish at top-tier conferences in deep learning, computer vision, language understanding. As a research engineer, you will be involved in very promising team projects with talented people at Samsung.


    • Currently enrolled in PhD program or MSc. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or other Artificial Intelligence related field with focus on computer vision, deep learning, language understanding or related fields
    • Experience in Natural Language Understanding, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Algorithmic Foundations of Optimization, Data Mining or Machine Intelligence (Artificial Intelligence)
    • Strong algorithmic problem solving skills, and the ability to program in C/C++, Python, Java, etc.
    • Experiences in publishing scientific papers in top quality conferences/journals (CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, FG, WACV, BMVC, NIPS, ICML, AAAI, IJCAI, ACL, ICASSP, etc.)
    • Experience in DL library such as Caffe, TensorFlow, Torch, etc. with strong hands on experience in at least one (preferably two) of them is required
    • Experience working with GPUs and parallel programming (HPC and/or big-data platforms) is a plus
    • Experience in Android development and graphic rendering is a plus
    • Ability to work as a team, motivation for international collaboration, strong communication skills, self-motivated, proactive, flexible and passionate about learning
    • Ability to work well in a fast-paced global team environment



    Samsung is an equal employment opportunity employer.

    We thank you for your interest in working for Samsung; only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.





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