Careers - Research Intern, Face Model Fitting to Photo Collections(PhD University Student) | Oculus

Research Intern, Face Model Fitting to Photo Collections(PhD University Student)

Interns & Co-Ops, Internship - Engineering, Tech & Design | Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Oculus Research Pittsburgh is looking for exceptional interns to help us create a revolution in virtual reality—with a focus on achieving social presence. Expertise in computer vision, machine learning, and computer graphics are especially appreciated, but smart, motivated people with strong coding or hardware backgrounds are more than welcome, and strong math skills are a huge plus. We want to build a broad virtual reality research community, so we encourage publishing. Come join us as we make VR happen!

Responsibilities

  • In this project, we will explore techniques to create a high-fidelity avatar of a person from a photo-collection, by using learning methods to align the imagery to a distribution of avatars. This project will require exploring joint optimization for learning and geometrical fitting.

Minimum Qualification

  • Oculus Research Pittsburgh is looking for exceptional interns to help us create a revolution in virtual reality—with a focus on achieving social presence. Expertise in computer vision, machine learning, and computer graphics are especially appreciated, but smart, motivated people with strong coding or hardware backgrounds are more than welcome, and strong math skills are a huge plus. We want to build a broad virtual reality research community, so we encourage publishing. Come join us as we make VR happen!

Preferred Qualifications

  • Pursuing a PhD or Masters degree in Computer Science or a related STEM field
  • Must be currently enrolled in a full time degree program and returning to the program after the completion of the internship
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities
  • Proven track record of achieving significant results
  • Ability to obtain work authorization in the United States in 2017

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