Computer Vision Scientist (multiple levels/openings)

Software Engineering
Santa Clara, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 19, 2019
Founded in 2017, utilizes state-of-the-art research in Computer Vision, Artificial Intelligence, and Deep Learning to develop cutting-edge tools that bridge the gap between AI and human understanding. We pride ourselves in maintaining an inclusive and collaborative work environment that enables each individual to grow while having a meaningful impact on national security. Join our team today.
Percipient is currently seeking to hire multiple computer vision scientists with varying levels of experience.


  • Work on highly impactful computer vision and machine learning problems our customers face.
  • Develop and productize computer vision algorithms drawing upon computer vision literature and using your own ingenuity.
  • Collaborate with engineering and product teams to create solutions.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering with a focus on computer vision.
  • 5 years of industry experience, building and shipping computer vision systems.
  • 2 years of hands-on experience with deep neural network based methods.
  • Experience with object detection, classification, and tracking
  • Strong software development skills.
  • US citizenship required due to federal requirements.

Nice to have:

  • 8+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Strong publication record in major CV conferences like CVPR, ICCV, etc.
  • Experience building real-time computer vision systems.
  • Experience architecting and tweaking deep neural networks for solving targeted problems.
  • Very strong proficiency in programming (ideally C++ and python)
We want the best for all of our employees and go out of our way to provide top-tier benefits. Join our team to receive:
● Substantial Equity
● Unlimited Flexible Time Away (FTA)
● 401k Matching
● 90% Employee Medical Premium Coverage
● 65% Dependent/Family Medical Premium Coverage
● Flexible Spending Accounts
● Employee Referral Program
● Lunches & Snacks
● Commuter Benefits
● Life Insurance
● Travel Assistance
● And more is a proud equal opportunity employer and we are committed to hiring and supporting a diverse workforce. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
We hire talent located within a daily commutable distance to our office in Santa Clara, CA. We believe in the benefit of a highly collaborative in-office culture, so plan to be in the office 3-4 days a week.
At this time we are not accepting unsolicited submissions from agencies. Thank you.