Rakuten Institute of Technology, Paris has a permanent open position of Applied Research Scientist or an Engineer on Computer Vision.
Rakuten is the largest e-commerce company in Japan, and third largest e-commerce marketplace worldwide. Rakuten Institute of Technology is the Research and Innovation wing of Rakuten, with teams in Tokyo, Paris, Boston, San Mateo, Singapore and Bengaluru.
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Summary of the Position:
Communicate with the relevant business units (such as the e-commerce catalog teams) and other technical teams to analyze their issues
Formalize the problems, study the state of the art
Define a project roadmap, design solutions, develop prototypes, and participate in the production and integration phases
Periodically communicate with other RIT teams and present your projects within and outside of Rakuten
Publish the results of research activities and participate in scientific conferences
You have :
PhD and/or engineer’s degree
Theoretical understanding of and practical experience with several machine learning techniques
Prior experience in Computer Vision
Experience in software development with Python, Java and/or C++
Linux, shell scripting
Prior experience in Deep Learning techniques (CNN, RNN, …) and tools (TensorFlow, Torch, …)
Experience in Natural Language Processing
Experience in manipulating structured and non-structured big data, and in distributed processing (MapReduce, Apache Spark)
SQL and NoSQL databases
Client and server Web development
Rakuten is a tech company that offers electronic commerce solutions in Japan and internationally.