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, databases 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 include the implementation of algorithms related to facial recognition and profiling, stereo triangulation, 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Application review will begin May 1, 2015, 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 is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.