Engineering Assistant Co-op – Computer Vision (May-Sept. 2021)

Job Title: Engineering Assistant Co-op – Computer Vision (May-Sept. 2021)
Job Location: Ajax, ON
Job Field: Engineering
Employment Type: 4-month Co-op

Besnovo (formerly BRIC Engineered Systems) is a leading system integrator in industrial robotics and automation and has a track record of developing sophisticated robotic solutions and systems for the aerospace, automotive, and advanced manufacturing industries. Besnovo’s robotic and automation products have been successfully deployed for worldwide customers, including the US Air Force and leading aerospace companies.

The successful candidate will report to the CTO at Besnovo and will support computer vision/AI engineers in processing training data, testing lighting solutions, and developing/testing computer vision software.

Responsibilities:
Collect, process, and label 2D & 3D image data for training AI algorithms
Support the implementation of AI algorithms in C++ for material classification and object detection
Support the integration and testing of AI software for material classification and object detection
Support the testing of illumination solutions for computer vision systems
Conduct literature/patent review, market research, and intelligence gathering related to aircraft paint and appendages on aircraft surface
Draft technical documents such as testing plans, testing reports, review reports, and presentations
Analyze simulation and experimental results using Python, MATLAB, Excel, and/or other programming tools
Perform other engineering duties assigned by the CTO

Qualifications:
3rd year undergraduate students or recent graduates in computer engineering, software, electrical, or similar disciplines
Demonstrated experience in C++ programming, preferable C++11 and/or later versions
Experience in image processing using OpenCV or similar tools
Basic understanding and knowledge of machine learning and deep learning algorithms will be a plus
Familiar with software development practices and version control tools such as Git will be a plus
Excellent intelligence gathering, information analyzing, and technical writing skills
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting capabilities
Ability to prioritize, multi-task, take initiatives, and adapt to change
Self-motivated, self-starter and team player in a fast-paced product development environment.
Proficient with Microsoft Office

How to apply: Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, a resume and a transcript to:
humanresources@besnovo.com

Thank you for your application. Only candidates selected for interview will be contacted. Besnovo Technologies Inc. is committed to accessible employment practices which are compliant under AODA and support equal opportunity. If you require any accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please advise Human Resources at humanresources@besnovo.com . All personal information is collected under the authority of PIPEDA.