3D Vision Software Engineer (CCHT@CàFoscari) - [ Technical ]

Workplace: Venezia, CCHT
Added on: 09/04/2018 - Expires on: 15/09/2018

The IIT center at Ca' Foscari university in Venice - Center for Cultural Heritage Technology@CàFoscari (CCHT@CàFoscari) has the mission to research and promote new technologies and to extend existing techniques for preservation and analysis of the invaluable Cultural Heritage assets managed by cities, galleries, libraries, archives and museums across different fields of art.

CCHT@CàFoscari is currently seeking to appoint a 3D Vision Software Engineer (fixed term contract).

The selected candidate will join an interdisciplinary team of researchers, contributing to the development of next generation 3D digitisation and machine learning approaches applied to the Cultural Heritage domain.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic software engineer who will join our team to develop methods and algorithms for 3D reconstruction from images and depth sensors.

Required qualifications:

  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related fields
  • Knowledge of programming languages, in particular C/C++ and MATLAB
  • Knowledge of commercial 3D computer graphics and computer-aided design (CAD) tools
  • Good communication skills and ability to cooperate
  • Creative, proactive and collaborative attitude
  • Proficient in English language (written and oral)

Desirable skills:

  • Knowledge of OpenCV, PCL and Open3D libraries
  • Knowledge of commercial 3D reconstruction software from images and laser scans (e.g., Agisoft PhotoScan, 3DF Samantha, Reality Capture, Acute3D)
  • Knowledge of devices based on laser, photometric stereo and structured light technology
  • Knowledge of middleware for robotics (e.g. ROS, YARP)

The successful candidate will be offered a salary commensurate to experience and skills.

The call will remain open until the position is filled but a first deadline for evaluation of candidates will be September 15 2018, by sending your application to pavis@iit.it and applications@iit.it quoting “3D Vision Software Engineer Venezia CB 75119” in the e-mail subject. Your application shall contain a detailed CV, university transcripts, a motivation letter and contact information of one or more references.

Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (http://www.iit.it) is a non-profit institution created with the objective of promoting technological development and higher education in science and technology. Research at IIT is carried out in highly innovative scientific fields with state-of-the-art technology.

In order to comply with Italian law (art. 23 of Privacy Law of the Italian Legislative Decree n. 196/03), the candidate is kindly asked to give his/her consent to allow IIT to process his/her personal data. We inform you that the information you provide will be solely used for the purpose of assessing your professional profile to meet the requirements of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia. Your data will be processed by Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, with its headquarters in Genoa, via Morego 30, acting as the Data Holder, using computer and paper-based means, observing the rules on the protection of personal data, including those relating to the security of data. Please also note that, pursuant to art.7 of Legislative Decree 196/2003, you may exercise your rights at any time as a party concerned by contacting the Data Manager.

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia is an Equal Opportunity Employer that actively seeks diversity in the workforce.




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