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Senior AI Researcher

Nexar

Nexar

Software Engineering, Data Science
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel · Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel · Remote
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL) · Hybrid Remote

Senior AI Researcher

Join us as a Senior AI Researcher, where you will play a pivotal role in leveraging crowd-sourced vision technology to contribute to cutting-edge projects and reshape the future of mobility!

DESCRIPTION

Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for safer driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world. Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roadways safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, Nexar’s network and crowd-sourced vision technology are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from Real-time Mapping Applications for Automated Driving to 3D Scenario Reconstruction of Corner-Cases for Autonomous Vehicles Simulation and Validation.

That’s where you get into the picture. We are on a quest to scale our AI team with individuals who are not only brilliant and passionate but also driven by our mission to reshape the future of mobility. As a Senior AI Researcher, you will be at the forefront of this transformative journey, pushing the boundaries of AI and contributing significantly to our cutting-edge projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Cutting-Edge AI Research Scientist: Conduct research and development on cutting-edge AI technologies, including deep learning and computer vision, with an emphasis on generative AI models.

  • Multimodal AI Modeling Specialist: Key research domains include Large Multi-modality Models (e.g., vision, language, audio, action), open-vocabulary scene understanding, large-scale retrieval, self-supervised learning, visual localization and knowledge-distillation for edge-AI applications.

  • AI Product Transformation: Transform our massive large-scale datasets into impactful, life-saving AI products

  • Research-Engineering Collaboration: Work closely with the engineering team on planning and integrating your research projects into production.

  • User-Centric Research: Work closely with product and business development teams to understand the user and business needs and to translate them into research objectives.


REQUIREMENTS

Technical skills & qualifications

  • Advanced degree (Ph.D. preferred) in Computer Science / Physics / Mathematics or any relevant field

  • Strong background in deep learning, computer vision, generative AI and algorithms

  • 5+ years of hands-on experience developing deep-learning/computer Vision algorithms

  • Hands-on experience with at least one major deep learning frameworks (e.g., PyTorch)

  • Strong programming skills in Python

People skills & traits

  • Creative and innovative problem-solving skills with a passion for cutting edge technologies and product delivery
  • Strong team player and self-learner with excellent communication skills

  • Get things done attitude

WHAT WE OFFER
  • The chance to have a meaningful and positive impact on roads and cities’ safety
  • Flexibility - in schedule, work location, benefits
  • Competitive compensation
  • A fast-paced work environment full of kind, smart, and highly driven people
  • Great professional and personal growth opportunities
  • Regular team-building events and well-being initiatives/facilities

WHO WE ARE

Our mission is to create the technology that will make driving and cities better and safer. Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

That’s where you get into the picture. We are looking for smart, passionate, and mission-driven people who are capable of leading company-wide efforts to help execute the huge opportunity in front of us.

Locations
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL)
Remote status
Hybrid Remote
Contact Inês Pinto Talent Acquisition Specialist – HR

About Nexar

Nexar is the real-time mapping company for future mobility. We help people, vehicles, cities, and businesses avoid accidents, conserve energy and win back time on the world’s roads.

Nexar-powered dash cams enable new vision-based applications for better driving. When drivers pair Nexar-powered dash cams with the Nexar app, they join a network that powers new applications for driving and seeing the world.

Using anonymous, aggregated data captured from this network, Nexar has developed a portfolio of vision-based data services for public and private sector partners to make roads safer and more efficient. For automotive companies, dash cams are a gateway to a new era of connected services and new killer apps for drivers, from finding a parking spot to vision-based services.

Founded in 2015
Co-workers 85
Tel Aviv-Yafo (IL) · Hybrid Remote

Senior AI Researcher

Join us as a Senior AI Researcher, where you will play a pivotal role in leveraging crowd-sourced vision technology to contribute to cutting-edge projects and reshape the future of mobility!

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