Computer Vision Specialist

Waterloo, Ontario
North America

Have a passion to reduce global road fatalities? Come join us and make a difference! With offices around the world, Transoft Solutions is an international leader in the development of innovative software for the transportation engineering design sector. The company’s success is a result of our amazing work culture, our innovative and highly sought-after products, and the superb customer service we deliver.

Transoft Solution’s Transportation Safety Unit is the leader in cutting-edge traffic safety analytics. We analyze traffic patterns – applying computer vision, AI, and machine learning to measure collision risk and predict incidents before they take place. We are growing our team to transform the world and build tomorrow’s cities – today! Since 1991, Transoft Solutions has invested in people, software, and technology to help our clients achieve their full potential.

We offer an attractive and competitive compensation package including pay-for-performance incentives, professional development opportunities, savings programs, group health benefits, family-friendly policies, and flexible-work options.

We are presently looking for a Computer Vision Specialist.

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

The Computer Vision Specialist is responsible for the research, development, and maintenance of computer vision software used in the monitoring and tracking of road users (vehicles, pedestrians, etc.) from video-based or similar sensors.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Invent new software solutions to solve computer-vision-, object-detection- and object-tracking-related problems.
  • Prepare reports summarizing experimental findings.
  • Develop, maintain, improve and re-invent existing company products.
  • Work closely with operations to prepare AI datasets that meet the client requirements.
  • Work with project team to plan, analyze and estimate project timelines.
  • Assist customer support, sales and marketing departments.
  • Contribute to continuous improvements within the agile software development process.

ABOUT YOU:

You have the experience, drive and creativity in developing innovative and quality software product for a broad base of users. You understand the principles of agile software development and can plan, design and implement features efficiently in a fast-paced work environment.  You want to work with a group of dedicated software professionals and get on board with a fast growing, leading edge and competitive software company.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:

  • The Computer Vision Specialist is fluent working with video data (openCV or similar) and has a strong understanding of modern ML/DNN-based object detection technologies.
  • Understands hardware performance limitations and stays current with the accelerated-computing and embedded hardware landscape.
  • Possesses strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively, respectfully, and tactfully, and is diligent in documenting experimental work.
  • Possesses analytical skills to gather and review information.
  • Is self-motivated and driven to be successful.
  • Practical knowledge of microservices based architecture, software engineering design and implementation best practices.
  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven agile software development environment is essential.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A Master’s degree in Computer Science or engineering, or equivalent experience demonstrating research ability.
  • At least 2 years of experience related to computer vision work. Experience developing high-performance empirical algorithms and working with large datasets
  • Experience with TensorFlow and cloud computing is desirable,
  • 2 or more years of experience in a professional software development environment utilizing tools and technologies such as: Git, JIRA, CI/CD, Python and other languages is an asset. The Computer Vision Specialist is not tied to a specific CV vendor.

ABOUT US:

Transoft is an exciting global software company celebrating its 30th year and we are proud of the extent of our user footprint – over 30,000 users in 120 countries worldwide. Transoft Solutions (ITS Inc.) is the leader in cutting-edge traffic safety analytics. We analyze traffic patterns – applying computer vision, AI, and machine learning to measure collision risk and predict incidents before they take place. We are growing our team to transform the world and build tomorrow’s cities – today! Since 1991, Transoft Solutions has invested in people, software, and technology to help our clients achieve their full potential.

But we are not just in the business of developing engineering software; we also believe in delivering outstanding sales and technical services. We believe in teamwork, growth, superb customer service and continuous improvement. We like to celebrate our successes, our milestones, and our diversity. Transoft stands behind three building blocks for success: our Customers, our Products, and our People; and culture is a very integral part of our existence. We take every opportunity to enjoy and share the benefits of having large company ambitions and small company agility.

We are engineers and developers, accountants and marketers, analysts, and administrators. Yes, we might be professional nerds, but after getting to know us, you will find that we are passionate, curious, generous, competitive, and friendly.

JOIN US

If you are bright, creative, resourceful, and want to make a real difference rather than just be another ‘cog on the wheel’, join our team and start on a journey you will not regret!

We offer an attractive and competitive compensation package including pay-for-performance incentives, professional development opportunities, savings programs, group health benefits, family-friendly policies, and flexible-work options.

Candidates must be eligible to work in Canada. We sincerely thank all applicants for their time and interest, however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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