Machine Learning Engineer


Tampere, FI
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: IT
  • Post Date: 04/22/2021
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  • Company Address: F├Ârrlibuckstrasse 181, Z├╝rich, 8005

About Scandit

Scandit is the leading technology platform for mobile computer vision and augmented reality (AR) solutions for enterprises.

Job Description

At Scandit, we develop real-time computer vision solutions for smartphones, wearables and robots that combine modern machine learning approaches with computer vision. To expand our engineering team, we are looking for an engineer who is passionate about machine learning and has a solid track record in it, to work on deep learning applications for our computer vision pipelines. 

As a part of our growing team in Tampere, you will be working with image processing and computer vision specialists to develop algorithms for real-time barcode decoding, text recognition and object detection for robust real-world performance. The solutions you develop will be running on hundreds of millions of mobile devices on which our real-time computer vision products are deployed today.

What You Will Do

  • Build systems to train models for challenging computer vision problems such as barcode detection and scanning with highly noisy images, image enhancement, visual text recognition, and many more
  • Implement model evaluation algorithms for mobile devices that run in real time, in high resolution and in challenging real life variations of scale and lighting
  • Apply machine learning algorithms to improve camera control and the performance of our barcode scanning algorithms
  • Build automated QA systems to guarantee robustness, speed and consistency

Who You Are

  • MSc or PhD degree in signal processing, computer science or a related field
  • Practical experience in machine learning (including deep learning) and image processing / computer vision
  • Familiar with architectures, modeling, capabilities and limitations of deep neural networks
  • Solid programming experience in C++ and/or Python (or a similar language)
  • Strong analytical mindset and attention to detail
  • Published work at relevant conferences (such as CVPR, ICCV, ECCV, etc.) and the desire to mentor other team members are a plus


Who We Are

Scandit enables enterprises and consumers to change the way they interact with everyday objects and augment the physical world with real-time data captured by scanning barcodes and recognizing text, objects, and other visual identifiers using smartphones, tablets, wearables, drones and robots.

Scandit’s mobile data capture platform is built on proprietary computer vision, augmented reality, and machine learning technologies. Companies in industries such as retail, transportation & logistics, manufacturing, and healthcare can use Scandit’s technology to create and power mobile apps for crucial enterprise workflows like mobile point of sale, mobile shopping, self-checkout, inventory management, and proof of delivery.

Many of the world’s most innovative and successful companies are benefiting from Scandit’s enterprise-grade mobile data capture platform, including Sephora, Nissan, DHL, and Levi Strauss & Co.

Scandit was founded by a group of researchers from ETH Zurich and MIT. The company is headquartered in Zurich and is also represented in Boston, London, Warsaw, Tokyo and Tampere. Over the years, our company has evolved into a world-class team of mobile image processing, cloud-computing and “Internet of Things” experts from around the globe.

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