Chief Scientist

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Blue River Technology

We are looking for a highly skilled and energetic person to play a key leading role in improving
and supporting our revolutionary robotic and vision-based systems for agriculture. You will be joining a
world-class research and engineering team to provide critical skills in improving existing systems and
pushing the boundaries of this technology. We provide a high degree of autonomy – you will have the
opportunity to influence the development and implementation of our world changing products. The
role will include work in the following areas:
• Leading a computer vision group solving problems in detection of crops and weeds in a real-time
agricultural robotic system
• Implementing deep-learning-based classification systems for identifying, characterizing, and
classifying plants
• Exploring and developing new methods for improving detection performance and increasing the
speed of processing
• Working with the software team to transition processing from desktop/server class machines to
real-time, field robotic systems
• Helping to architect and develop data processing and annotation pipelines for continuous
system monitoring and improvement
The ideal candidate will be able to lead a small team while also being hands-on in helping to develop
these systems. The position will be based at our company headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA.

To apply for this job email your details to careers@bluerivert.com