Microsoft AR/VR Job | Principal Researcher

Job(岗位): Principal Researcher

Type(岗位类型): Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Redmond, United States

Date(发布日期): 2022-10-26


From being able to log in with face recognition, correct your gaze during a video chat to maintain eye contact, to the exciting possibilities in augmented reality, are you itching to play a part in bringing applications of computer vision to millions?

The Microsoft Applied Sciences Group incubates disruptive technologies for Microsoft’s next-gen hardware products and is working on several exciting projects that will shape how computers and other devices perceive the user and the user’s environment. Operating as a startup within the company, this team works closely with several research and product teams to bring compelling new experiences to the market


  • Master or PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent
  • Proficiency in Python and C++, good knowledge of computer vision or machine learning algorithms
  • Experience with numerical optimization algorithms for linear and nonlinear problems
  • Experience of developing, building and deploying computer vision solutions

Publications in top-tier conferences or journals (CVPR, ICCV, ECCV etc.) or related patents

The team is growing, and we are looking for talented computer vision and machine learning researchers: people who love to invent and build new stuff that really works and can be deployed to millions of users.


Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

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A lot of these experiences will be powered by computer vision – and as part of this team, you will have the unique opportunity to work on almost every aspect of a shipping vision system: camera optics, sensors, data pipeline and of course, developing and implementing the algorithms that make magic happen!