SAIC-NY is Samsung’s new, forward-looking AI Research center located in New York, NY. The goal of SAIC-NY is to conduct fundamental research at the intersection of robotics and neuroscience and to develop prototypes and demonstrations of pioneering products and applications for Samsung.
Our team is composed of world experts in machine learning, neuroscience and robotics. We also collaborate with leading academic groups as well as other Samsung research centers around the globe.
We are currently seeking individuals who share our passion and motivation to advance fundamental science and build revolutionary prototypes. Team members will have the intellectual freedom to cultivate their research agenda by partnering with universities and publishing in leading scientific conferences and journals.
Building autonomous robotic systems requires addressing challenging problems regarding real-time perception, decision-making, high-dimensional planning, and robust motor control. As a Research Engineer in Robotics, you will help overcome these technical challenges. You will work closely with other Research Scientists and Engineers in collaborative, interdisciplinary teams to discover, invent, and build things that have meaningful real-world impact. The Samsung AI Center in New York will lead in turning fundamental scientific discoveries into revolutionary products that reach hundreds of millions of users across the world.
This position requires significant experience performing software engineering, in C/C++ and Python.
Our research engineers are expected to create new technologies, therefore they have to be able to adapt to rapidly changing research tools and landscape. Proficiency of Git and Linux is expected.
Other requirements include:
B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or related disciplines is required
Experience with robot systems
Programming experience in one or more of the following:C, C++, Python and/or functional programming language
Good communication skills, both verbally and in writing
Ability to excel independently and in collaborative teams
Motivation to initiate and accomplish ambitious research agenda
Samsung is committed to encouraging a diverse workplace and proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As we highly value diversity in our current and future employees, we do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by law.
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