Screen Shot 2015-10-09 at 10.40.43Hi, are you interested to join BSC team? BSC-CNS (Barcelona Supercomputing Center – Centro Nacional de Supercomputación) is the National Supercomputing Facility in Spain and manages MareNostrum, one of the most powerful supercomputers in Europe. Currently we are over 400 staff from 41 countries.  To get an idea of what its like to work at the BSC take a look at this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRkEii7OzRE

Attached you will find information of a new position in our research group autonomic systems and ebusiness platforms at BSC. The candidate will be incorporated at full-time to the “Autonomic Systems and eBusiness Platforms” research line from BSC. Candidate’s main task will be oriented toward the development and support for the assigned tasks to the research group in the Computer Vision and Big Data Analytics area.

The main tasks will be supporting technical developments: the candidate must collaborate in the design and implementation of the prototype of a system for an automated analysis of images generated by UAVs in routine inspections. The captured images will be processed through a computer vision pipeline that will that will automate the detection of some patterns in the images.

Requirements
  • Education
    • Bachelor degree on computer science (or related topic).
  • Knowledge
    • Familiarity with local descriptor extraction from still images (SIFTS, SURF, etc.)
    • Familiarity with distributed processing of large scale image datasets
    • Basic knowledge in machine learning
    • Knowledge of the English language to participate in discussions about technical topics.
  • Professional Experience
    • Experience in the use of a supercomputer platforms.
    • Experience with Java programming
    • Experience in Apache Spark
    • Experience in OpenCV

Conditions: The position will be located at BSC within the Computer Sciences department in collaboration with the specific program coordinator. The contract will be for one year.

Applications Procedure

All applications must be applied including:

  1.  Presentation letter (including salary expectations).
  2.  Curriculum vitae (including academic record).
  3. Candidates may optionally submit a software portfolio (links to developed applications or a public software repository) and recommendation letters.

Follow this link for details about the application form and procedure

CLOSING DATE:  Friday, 16 October, 2015