LG Electronics USA, Inc. Sr Software Computer Vision Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Sr Software Computer Vision Engineer

Location Santa Clara, California

Department (Org 2) Product & Service Exp. Tm E60003

Job Requisition 21912


LG Electronics Zenith (R&D)

Job Function:


At LG we make products and services that make lives better, easier and happier through increased functionality and fun. Put simply, we offer the latest innovations to make “Life Good” – from home appliances, consumer electronics, vehicle components and mobile communications to business innovations in digital signage, air conditioning, solar and LED lighting. As a global leader, we strive for greatness in product leadership, market leadership and people leadership to realize our growth strategies.

Talk about a mantra. Life’s Good with LG!

Software Computer Vision / Machine Learning Engineer

LG’s Silicon Valley Labs (SVL) is looking for passionate and talented computer vision scientists and AI engineers to work closely with the software teams at SVL on novel and disruptive Vision based product and platform solutions that work for real customers. These vision based solutions coming out of LG Silicon Valley Labs will be an important component of LG’s global vision for Automotive, IoT, Robotics and connected services.

As part of the Product and Services team in LG SVL that focuses on making innovative products and services that serve real needs of real customers, the right candidate will join an experienced, multidisciplinary team of engineers, designers and product managers to design and develop AI-enabled vision oriented products and solutions that help predict, personalize and transform lifestyles through LG’s global presence among different vertical segments. The work may also go beyond computer vision into other AI disciplines as project scopes increase.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

The candidate is expected to be well versed in computer vision fundamentals, with a solid AI background. While the work will involve proof of concepts, we may require some aspects of research work as part of our innovation initiatives. Engineers will work on challenging problems around machine learning and perception, design novel experiments, create prototype implementations, and deliver products with cutting edge technologies that work for real customers.

Responsibilities :

  • Design and develop novel deep learning vision algorithms for object detection / segmentation, 3D out of 2D construction, and related areas.

  • Develop or modify tools for visual data analysis and verification

  • Fundamentally understand state of the art vision technology and propose / publish innovative solutions

  • Optimize vision based deep learning algorithms for edge devices


  • PhD or MS in Computer Science or related fields focused on Computer Vision and Machine Learning

  • Trackable academic research (publications, papers etc.) or 2+ years of solid industrial experience in scene understanding, object detection, and segmentation

  • Proven experience on developing deep learning models using Tensor Flow or other deep learning frameworks

  • Strong experience and understanding of modifying and applying supervised/un-supervised machine learning algorithms on visual data

  • Familiarity with 2D/3D Multiview geometry and object tracking

  • Hands on experience with OpenCV

  • Strong programming and software engineering skills, preferably with C++ and Python

LG Electronics, USA Inc.; LG Mobilecomm USA, Inc., LG Mobile Research USA LLC, and Zenith Electronics LLC provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal, or local law. Further, the Company takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and employees are treated during employment without regard to any of these characteristics.