Deep Learning Team Manager

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    091 455306

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    Full Time

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    5 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Catriona Coogan

Job description

As the Deep Learning Team Manager your role will include:

  • People Management
  • Task Planning
  • Directing areas of research and interacting with customers
  • You will be responsible for the development of state of the art DL algorithms providing unprecedented scene understanding, enabling driver assistance functions and automated driving
  • You will be expected to remain abreast of technological developments in the rapidly expanding field of deep learning and its application in automotive.


Management Responsibilities:

  • Technical management of the team including people management, task tracking and reporting of activities
  • Lead the research and development of machine learning / deep learning projects and the delivery
  • Provide leadership and technical direction to the team
  • Liaise with project managers to agree resource requirements for projects


Team Responsibilities:

  • Research and develop state of the art algorithms for automotive vision systems using classical machine learning and deep learning for autonomous driving applications.
  • Support Intellectual Property activities and generate Invention Disclosure Memos to facilitate patent applications.
  • Contribute to design reviews across algorithm teams.
  • Consider next generation machine learning and deep learning techniques with new business opportunities in mind.
  • Develop algorithms with a view to implementing on embedded platforms
  • Represent VVS at various Industry Working Groups and at Conferences where directed
  • Support the design and implementation of in-company training sessions in your area of expertise
  • Develop and maintain relationship with university counterparts
  • Develop relationships with the relevant teams at OEM customers
  • Support customer workshops to assess system performance and propose next steps
  • Participate in system design in areas relating to computer vision and machine learning functions



  • Management experience in machine learning
  • 5+ years Computer Vision/Machine Learning experience
  • Deep Learning experience considered a strong advantage
  • Excellent English language communication skills, both written and verbal desirable
  • Specialisation in one or more of these areas preferred: Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Computer Vision, Image Processing, Signal Processing, Robotics, Optics
  • Experience with OpenCV programming
  • Knowledge of a range of Deep Learning Frameworks and Networks
  • Academic publications in relevant field
  • Experience with embedded devices (e.g. ARM, GPU, FPGA and DSP)
  • Experience with parallel programming in CUDA, or OpenCL
  • Feature development experience in robotics, ultrasonics, RADAR, LIDAR, camera systems, sensor fusion or computer vision
  • Automotive industry experience


To apply for this position please contact Catriona Coogan at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455306 E:   

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