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Software Engineer, Deep Learning/Computer Vision

This role of Deep Learning/Computer Vision Engineer is a 30/70 research vs. engineering role


  • Develop the state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning/deep learning algorithms to operate on large data sets that provides robust situational assessment and predictive capabilities.
  • Perform prototype implementation of the algorithms developed
  • Share knowledge by clearly articulating ideas through papers and presentations to technical staff, management.


  • Heavy exposure computer vision/Open CV
  • Good understanding of scikit-learn
  • Must be professional level in Python and C++/C.
  • Fluency in Pytorch/Tensorflow/Keras
  • Master/Ph.D in the field of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics or related field

How to apply: Online


Job description and requirements:

Summer internship position at DOCOMO Innovations Inc., Palo Alto, CA 94304.

We are looking for qualified candidates to work on self-contained internship projects to explore applications of natural language processing.  In particular, we intend to explore topics in text analytics including entity extraction, relation extraction, knowledge graph, question answering and natural language understanding.  The projects will involve building entity extraction and relation extraction system and implementing natural language understanding algorithms using language model, statistic model and deep learning.

Candidates must be proficient in programming in at least one of Java, Python, or C++, and major in linguistics or computer science; experience with TensorFlow, Theano, PyTorch, Neo4J, MongoDB.

Experience with probability theory, natural language processing, machine learning, deep learning etc. is also desirable.  Knowledge of Asian languages like Japanese, Chinese, etc. is a plus.  Good communication, teamwork, and presentation skills are essential.

The selected candidate is expected to work for twelve weeks with members of the AI Agent Group at DOCOMO Innovations, Inc.  The selected candidate will be assigned a supervisor from among the staff of AIAG.  The intern is also expected to present weekly status reports on his/her project progress during the weekly group meetings, and a final written report and oral presentation at the end of the internship period.

Term: 12 weeks, beginning late May or early June 2019, and ending August 2019.

How to Apply: Online



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DOCOMO Innovations, Inc. employee and family benefits have been designed to promote our employees’ health, wealth, and security. We make sure that our employees can enjoy life and are able to plan for a comfortable future. Our benefit package offers a full range of benefits designed to build a strong relationship with our employees and their families and provide for their needs. Your satisfaction, safety, and trust are important to DOCOMO Innovations, Inc.

Cash Compensation Scheme

The Company operates a cash compensation scheme based on fixed and variable components. The company recognizes the importance of remaining competitive in this area and for that reason the compensation structure is under continuous review in addition to the scheduled review program described below.

Retirement Planning

401(k) Plan Employees are eligible to join the 401(k) plan after 90 days of employment with DOCOMO Innovations, Inc. Employees may participate in the plan by contributing any percentage of their salary (up to the federal government set total dollar amount limit) into the plan. DOCOMO Innovations, Inc. will make a safe harbor matching contribution equal to 100% of your salary deferrals that do not exceed 2% of your compensation, plus 50% of your salary deferrals that exceed 2% but do not exceed 5% of your compensation.  Contributions are made on a tax-deferred basis.

Employee and Family Benefits

Holiday and Time Off Benefits

Income Continuation Benefits

Additional DOCOMO Benefits and Incentives

Employee Referral Bonus

Company Sponsorship of H-1B Status Applications & Permanent Resident Status Application