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Job ID: 127922

Post-doctoral fellowship
University of British Columbia - Okanagan

Date Posted Aug. 21, 2019
Title Post-doctoral fellowship
University University of British Columbia - Okanagan
Kelowna, BC, Canada
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Dec. 1, 2019
  • Post-Doc
  • Computer Engineering

One post-doctoral research position is available at the University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus), Kelowna, BC, Canada on November 2019. The research will be focused on computer/machine vision system & algorithm development, cloud-based implementation, and machine learning applications.

This position is jointly supported by a high-tech company located in Montreal and Mitacs ( through the "industrial postdoc" program. The first appointment for this full-time position is one year and extendable to the second year with potential for long-term employment with the industry partner. Travelling to Montreal is required. Qualified candidate should own a doctoral degree in electrical engineering, computer science/engineering, information science, and technology or closely related fields.

The requirements for this position include:
- Solid background in computer/machine vision algorithms;
- Experience with embedded vision system design and implementation;
- Knowledge in machine learning, pattern recognition, and artificial intelligence;
- Knowledgeable with deep learning tools, e.g., TensorFlow, Caffe, etc.;
- Strong software development skills (Python/C++/Matlab, etc.);
- Proficiency in Linux and other computer tools;
- Familiarity with Amazon AWS will be a plus.

More information about the School of Engineering is available at:

Please submit your CV with complete publication list and contacts of at least two referees. Online interview will be arranged for shortlisted candidates.

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Contact Information

  • Zheng Liu
    University of British Columbia - Okanagan
    1137 Alumni Ave.
    Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7
  • (250) 807-9970


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