Research Associate in Deep Learning for Computer Vision

Location
Mawson Lakes, Australia
Posted
18 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Oct 2017
Ref
IEE_0743_R_E
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

About the job

This position will contribute deep-learning and computer vision expertise to several research projects. The successful applicant will design software algorithms and perform numerical experiments. You will provide advice to postgraduate students within this research area in addition to preparing research papers for presentation at conferences.

For more information about the research group and its interests, please visit https://www.cls-lab.org/

Skills and Experience

You will have a PhD or equivalent research experience within computer science, electronic engineering or mathematics along with experience using at least one deep-learning library, such as tensorflow, caffe, or matconvnet, in conjunction with GPU hardware. Strong communication skills evidenced by your ability to work within a research team along with demonstrated project management experience will be highly regarded for this role.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions.  We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume only. For further information about the application process, please contact Sarah Hart, Human Resouces Officer on +618 8302 1700 or via email to recruitment@unisa.edu.au. 

For further information about the technical skills and experience required for the project, please contact A/Prof. Mark McDonnell by email: mark.mcdonnell@unisa.edu.au.

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been identified.

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