Polarr is looking for a senior A.I and Computer Vision Engineer.
In this role, you will conduct applied research and develop new
technologies relevant to Computer Vision and Photography, which
will be directly used by both huge enterprise customers (who offer
multi-million dollar yearly bookings) as well as tens of millions
of individual users of Polarr's Apps.
PhD or Master degree in Computer Vision, Deep Learning or
2+ years of experience in a deep learning and computer
Proficiency in at least one of the DL frameworks such
Tensorflow, pyTorch, Keras, Caffe.
Proven capability to conduct computer vision related research
independently, such as publications, real-world research projects,
Adequate programming knowledge and skills to write clean and
reasonable production-level codes.
Problem solving skills and the ability to quickly learn new
knowledges and skills (such as new coding language) required as an
AI engineer in addition to research skills.
Deploy DL models or computer vision algorithms to mobile
platform. (You will have the chance to learn these skills if you
don't have mobile development experience previously.)
Research on interesting/novel effects that are applicable to
photos or videos such as style transfer effect, GANs, 3D modeling
of photos for realistic overlays, etc.
Research on more traditional computer vision techniques such as
image content recognition, image/video deblurring, distortion
Research on recommendation system for filter community.
Work with various other team members, including app/enterprise
engineering and product teams to develop technologies that are
critical to company mission.
Fearless to difficult research project that has no clear
directions at the beginning, and tenacious and patient to
constantly optimize your research (according to user feedbacks) and
Efficient, practical, and comfortable with real-world projects
that are different from ideal academic setting.
Active in driving your projects and participating in discussion
with other teams.
Responsible, detail-oriented, and can be hold accountable to
critical tasks and production codes that are relevant to millions
An effective communicator and comfortable working with people
from various cultural backgrounds.
Mission: We help you express yourself visually and ignite the
creative spark in others.
Vision: We imagine a world where there is no barrier to
inspiration, no judgement to self-expression, no limit to where
creativity can be applied.
Our Story: Polarr was founded by two Stanford alumni out of the
frustration for overly complex creative workflows to make photos
look good. Today, Polarr has more than 5 million monthly active
users who share their creative process and artistic styles with
each others. Our company raised a $12m Series A in 2019 from
Threshold (formerly DFJ), Pear.vc who previously invested in
Twitter, Patreon, Doordash, etc. We’re looking to grow our users
and product lines to build a new ecosystem of community-made visual
styles to unleash everyone’s creativity.
You can find more about how it is like to work at Polarr with
additional resources such as perks at our careers page .