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SLAM Research Engineer

SLAM Research Engineer

Who are we?

SLAMcore is a London-based startup founded by visual SLAM algorithm pioneers and specialists. We are developing breakthrough solutions for the next generation of spatially aware devices by harnessing sensor fusion and the latest advancements in cameras and processors. Our target sectors include commercial drones and wheeled robots.

Our vision for the role

With significant funding secured from investors around the world, we are looking for extraordinary individuals to join our team. We have a number of exciting job opportunities for extraordinary SLAM and Deep Learning engineers and researchers with both deep theoretical knowledge and practical experience. Real-time performance is critical so your solutions will be expressed in high-quality C++ code with the potential for significant optimisation. You will have the opportunity to develop full SLAM systems for our target sector and work with various sensors and processors. You will work closely with the founding team to push forwards the fundamental structure and design of SLAMcore's technology delivering state-of-the-art solutions for a wide variety of real-world applications. This is a phenomenal opportunity to join us at an early stage and help craft both our core technology and the business as it grows.

How would you help?

  • You will design and development of cutting-edge SLAM and/or Deep Learning algorithms
  • Develop high quality Spatial AI systems that work in real-world scenarios
  • Work closely with our engineering team and our founding members to get us closer to our goal

The strings to your bow

  • A Ph.D. in computer vision or robotics
  • Strong background in advanced geometric computer vision or SLAM
  • Strong passion and understanding of optimisation, numerical linear algebra, probabilistic estimation
  • Experience with SLAM e.g. monocular, stereo, visual-inertial or RGBD
  • Experience with relevant open-source libraries e.g. OpenCV, Eigen
  • Proficiency in C++ programming
  • Excellent team and communication skills
  • Experience with embedded software development would be a plus
  • Exposure to deep learning would be a plus
  • Willing to learn GPU programming skills e.g. CUDA, OpenCL, Vulkan, Metal

Our benefits

  • Meaningful equity
  • Flexible working
  • The chance to play a meaningful part of building an exciting technology company
  • Working with the best researchers and engineers in visual SLAM
  • Open and diverse multinational team
  • Relocation costs covered
  • Regular team activities and lunches
  • Free gym membership

We are open to applications from anywhere in the world and are able to provide sponsorship for various types of visa.

If you are interested in this role, please click apply now!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. 


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Workplace and culture

Enabling the next generation of robotic applications is hard work, but we always make sure we find time for fun.  We have fortnightly lunches, monthly socials and various ad-hoc events throughout the year.

Being based in the heart of London gives us a huge range of options; from escape rooms to ping pong bars, from underground cocktail bars to some of the best restaurants on the planet. You will not be short of things to do and a great team to enjoy them with.



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