Chief Data Scientist - Computer Vision

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Shenzhen City, Guangdong, China
$230,000 - $310,000
Job Type
Direct Hire
Doctor of Philosophy
Dec 01, 2017
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Client is a Global 100 ICT company from China, and of their Lab is focused on Artificial Intelligence for the future. Core Value of this Chief Data Scientist role is to lead the Computer Vision (CV) technical field, with majority focus on the long term research topics, like relative theory research activities to make breakthrough or lead a new potential area. Also, to lead research team to be the world-class one and transfer the idea to product. As one of the most important research labs and built directly by the founder of the Company, the AI Lab (metaphor to show its aim and status) will lead advanced research in data analysis and AI, wherein you can work with global talent team and lead the change in the world.

Recruiting Worldwide - Chief scientist, CXO (CV company), principal researcher, key project leader, etc. and professor in university.  Salary approximately $1,500,000.00 - $2,000,000.00 - Chinese Yuan Renminbi +
Yearly bonus, stock options

Position Responsibility

Leading in CV, majorly focus on the long term research topics, like relative theory research activities.

Position Key Performance Indicator
  • Understanding the strategy of the AI Lab and defining/planning the research topics accordingly as the leader of CV team.
  • Leading the research team and cooperation projects to make breakthrough in CV fields.
  • Technical team management and cooperation project management, also including some management requirement to build local ecosystem.

PhD in computer science or related fields, Experience building hierarchical vision systems and publishing relevant papers in TOP meeting/conference like CVPR etc is a big plus.
8 years or above research experiences in relevant fields, Preferred industrial experience in big IT companies, top research institutes or labs.

Required professional knowledge:-

1. large scale machine learning
2. reinforcement learning

Required professional skills:-

1. Extensive programming skills, Python/C/C++/R etc.and a track record of translating ideas into prototypes quickly
2. research project management experience

Chinese speaking is much preferred.