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Computer Vision Scientist

Location: Santa Monica, California, United States

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Requisition Number: 152

Position Title: Computer Vision Scientist

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OVERVIEW

Genius Sports is looking for a highly motivated Computer Vision Scientist to join our Los Angeles office and implement solutions to a range of technological applications in sports. You will be responsible for supporting the development and implementation of calibration algorithms for multi-view camera systems.

 

We’re seeking a person who is familiar with traditional computer vision as well as the newest deep learning-based computer vision algorithms. With a wide range of novel, constantly updated data sets and close relationships with major global sporting bodies, Genius Sports offers an excellent environment to tackle a wide range of interesting challenges and bring their solutions to market.

 

REQUIRED EXPERTISE

  • MSc in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related discipline; or equivalent industry experience
  • Strong programming skills in C/C++ or Python
  • Use of classical computer vision algorithms: calibration, tracking, motion estimation, object detection and/or 3D reconstruction.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent data visualization skills

City: Santa Monica

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Computer Vision Scientist

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About Us

Genius Sports is a global leader in sports data technology, distribution and commercialization services. We provide innovative and data-driven solutions to sports leagues and federations.

Headquartered in London and across over 16 locations worldwide, Genius Sports is recognized as one of the fastest growing sports technology companies in the world. Founded on integrity, Genius Sports has become the trusted technology partner of hundreds of sporting bodies, including the world’s largest international federations and professional leagues such as FIBA and the English Premier League.

Taking a true partnership approach to working with sport, we distribute official data for organizations such as La Liga, the ATP and WTA. Genius Sports' commitment to sport goes beyond delivering profitable and technical solutions for our partners. We understand that the protection, integrity and successful commercialization of sports data is fundamental to the continued success of the industry. Its future requires those who run sports and those who utilize the data to work closely together, therefore ensuring sport is protected and opportunities are maximized.

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