Research Intern | PhD

London
Research
Full-Time
The Company

Over the next 5 years, digital technology and physical spaces will connect, enabling new industries across the fields of augmented reality, robotics, navigation and IoT.

Scape Technologies is an early-stage startup in the heart of Shoreditch, London. The team is building cloud infrastructure allowing augmented reality content and services to be tied to specific locations in space. The company was founded in 2016 and secured seed funding in May 2017, led by one of Europe’s top seed funds.

The Role

In this 3-6 month paid PhD internship you will have the opportunity to work on research in a startup environment. We are looking for curious and enthusiastic computer vision scientists who are keen on working on moonshot projects. You will have access to the powerful cloud infrastructure of Scape Technologies and work autonomously under the supervision of renowned computer vision researchers. You will be expected to work towards the submission of a high quality conference paper at a top conference.

Requirements

    • Current enrollment in a degree-granting college or university working towards a PhD in Computer Vision.
    • Strong Python or C++ skills.
    • At least one academic publications as a first author at a top conference (e.g., CVPR, NIPS, ICCV).
    • Good communication skills and the ability of working in a team. 
Team Culture

We are an ambitious young startup operating on the bleeding edge of computer vision research, and we are looking to rapidly expand our team. We need relentless self-improvers, who can play key roles in the company’s growth whilst helping to contribute to the team around them. We offer highly competitive salaries and generous equity packages.