Job Description: 2019 Research and Engineering Intern (Robotics)

Job Location: Mountain View, CA

Job Type: Internship

Department: JD-X

Internship Opportunities:

 1. Computer Vision Intern

  • Responsibility
    • Work with senior scientists to develop state-of-the-art algorithms in one or more areas including: deep-learning based object detection, classification, tracking, mapping, localization, SLAM, 3D object detection, tracking, activity understanding, etc.
    • Test algorithms using real-world data and integrate algorithms into real-time computer vision systems.
  • Qualification
    • Master or Ph.D. student in computer vision or related areas.
    • Good coding skills, especially using C/C++, Python. Experiences with OpenCV, PCL, and other CV tool sets.
    • Expertise in DNN, object recognition and classification, 2D post estimation.
    • 3D point cloud processing, 3D object recognition, 3D pose estimation.
    • Good analytical skills in geometry, probability, and linear algebra.
    • Good communication skills and good team player. 

 2. Robotics Intern

  • Responsibility
    • Work with senior scientists to develop state-of-the-art algorithms in one or more areas including: mobile robot path planning, motion control, behavior control, and robotic arm planning, control, etc.
    • Test algorithms using real-world data and integrate algorithms into real-time robotic systems.
  • Qualification
    • Master or Ph.D. student in robotics, control, planning or related areas.
    • Good coding skills, especially using C/C++, Python. Experiences with ROS, ROS 2 and robotics tool sets.
    • Expertise on mobile robot and mechanical design.
    • Experience with motion control and hardware integration.
    • Good communication skills and good team player.

 3. Software Intern

  • Responsibility
    • Work with senior engineers to develop software system and software infrastructure for real-time perception and robotic systems including (but not limited to): self-driving, mobile robot, robotic manipulation systems.
    • Test and optimize software performance.
  • Qualification
    • Bachelor or Master student in software engineering.
    • Extensive experience in software engineering. Excellent coder in C/C++, Java, Python.
    • Good knowledge of software design, application development.
    • Experience in full application, and/or user interface development a plus.
    • Expertise web based front-end robotic fleet control software including web programming like REST, JSON.
    • Good communication skills and good team player.

 4. Simulation Intern

  • Responsibility
    • Develop single PC/cloud simulation platform, develop front end and back end simulation engine in the areas of self-driving, mobile robot, and robotic manipulation systems.
    • Work with team lead to solve challenging simulation problems and large amount data processing and analysis.
  • Qualification
    • Bachelor, Master, or Ph.D. student in computer graphics, 3D engine.
    • Extensive experience in software engineering. Excellent coder.
    • Good communication skills including written communication skills.
    • Good team player.

About JD-X:

JD’s X Division (JD-X) is responsible for developing next generation automated logistics systems including autonomous ground vehicles, autonomous aerial delivery vehicles, and automated warehouse.

JD-X Research and Development Center (Mountain View, CA) is a fast growing R&D organization and provides an entrepreneurial environment for motivated individuals. We are seeking R&D interns in the areas of robotic perception, localization, planning and control, simulation, and software architecture. If you are an individual who has skills in one or more of the areas and has the passion to create innovative solutions, tackle complex problems, and make impacts to the real-world, JD-X RDC is the place for you.

About JD.com and Silicon Valley Labs:

JD.com is China’s largest online retailer and the biggest overall retailer, as well as the country’s biggest Internet company by revenue. In 2017, JD.com reported a net revenue that reached 362.3 billion CNY (US$55.689 billion), an increase of 40.3 percent year-over-year. Google, Walmart, Tencent, Intel, and Farfetch are our strategic partners. 

JD.com sets the standard for online shopping through its commitment to quality, authenticity, and its vast product offering covering everything from fresh food and apparel to electronics and cosmetics. Its unrivaled nationwide fulfillment network provides standard same-day and next-day delivery, covering a population of more than 1 billion with a level of service and speed that is unmatched globally. 

As a technology-driven company, JD.com is the world’s leading company in high tech and AI delivery through drones, autonomous technology, and robots, and possesses the largest drone delivery system, infrastructure, and capability in the world. Our global R&D efforts are headquartered at Silicon Valley Labs in Mountain View, CA. The Silicon Valley Labs focus on building technology and services that will improve user experience and empower our business partners. Areas of research and development include: artificial intelligence, autonomous driving, robotics, computer vision, natural language processing, machine and deep learning, big data, and AR/VR.  

 

JD.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in our employment decisions on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, gender, color, religion, age, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, citizenship or national origin, and military membership or veteran status, or on any other basis which would be in violation of any applicable federal, state or local law.

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