The Center for Digital Art and Experimental Media (DXARTS) at the University of Washington is seeking a full-time, Research Associate, with specific expertise in computer vision, social media and video distribution systems. This is a full-time, 12-month (one-year) appointment that may be extended upon successful performance up to a maximum term of three years.
The research will focus on the implementation of algorithms related to facial recognition and profiling, and the development of software for automatically organizing and generating content from video footage. Applicants should have strong proficiency in C++, multi-threaded programming, OpenGL, OpenCV and 2D and 3D geometry. Familiarity with microcontrollers and electronics is also highly desirable.
Please send a CV and the names of three references to Billie Grace, Center for Digital Arts & Experimental Media (DXARTS), 207 Raitt Hall, Box 353414, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 or to email@example.com. Application review will begin September 1, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible. Ph.D. required by date of appointment. The University of Washington strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates. The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.