Software Developer – Deep Learning Group (Backend)

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Software Developer – Deep Learning Group (Backend)

In this role, you’ll be part of the Deep Learning Group, a multi-disciplinary group working across various SW and HW activities. You’ll take part in the development of state-of-the-art computer vision AI technology for edge devices and Sony image-sensors. You’ll also develop Java applications, signal-processing programs and infrastructure for deep learning platforms and applications.


  • Implement algorithms for a deep-learning compiler framework
  • Produce high quality, efficient, mature, well-tested code
  • Develop software representations and models
  • Take part in the evolution of the development environment, infrastructure, and methodologies
  • Closely collaborate with other SW and HW teams


  • Degree in computer science/software engineering or equivalent
  • At least 3+ years of industry experience in SW development
  • Proficiency in object-oriented programming
  • Team player and highly motivated


  • Relevant experience with algorithm implementation over SW/DSP
  • Proficiency in Java, coding styles, and design patterns
  • Experience with development environments, testing environments, build systems, and continuous integration
  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals, including graph theory, algorithms, data structures, and object-oriented analysis and design
  • Familiarity with deep-learning principles and algorithms
  • Familiarity with DSP processor environment and fixed-point design