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Research Engineer - Automation / Robotics (23846)

to £60,000 DoE

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Software, Computer Vision, Tessellations, C++ / Java / Python, Robotics

This recently assembled Edinburgh team is the latest arm of this ambitious machine learning engineering company. They are expanding their capabilities, and are growing a world-leading team of experts in robotics and autonomy in spatial awareness. Key areas they are researching include computer vision based applications of large scale image / video datasets.


  • Strong academic background (ideally including a relevant PhD) in computer science, maths or engineering.
  • Strong understanding of spatial data structures and algorithms for vector maths, geometry and image processing.
  • Significant experience with C++, Java and / or Python (ideally not just for numerical programming but also for version controlled professional applied code).

All above points are required. Furthermore, interested candidates should be: interested in applying theory to real-world applied problems; passionate about new technology and machine learning; and ideally experience in mapping, GIS or similar.

The company is founded on a base of smart ideas applied to difficult problems; through world leading research coupled with engineering expertise. The teams work collaboratively towards common goals within a multicultural, low-ego environment.

Software, Computer Vision, Tessellations, C++ / Java / Python, Algorithms, Geometry

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