Computer Vision Scientist (m/w/x)

at ZEISS Group
Published February 7, 2023
Location Oberkochen, Germany
Category Computer Vision  
Job Type Full-time  


3D Computer Vision Scientist with System Engineering Capabilities


Your Mission: Bringing Cutting-Edge Computer Vision Methods into Next-Generation Systems

Our task as ZEISS Corporate Research & Technology is to look for new technologies and markets beyond the horizon of our business. As our new 3D Computer Vision Scientist, you will be responsible for monitoring the technological advances in your field and building a close relationship with the academic community. Based on your deep understanding, you will then evaluate what technologies are suitable for our core markets and prototype innovative solutions. In this way, you will play a key role in bringing innovative solutions to fields such as medical technology, vision care, the semiconductor industry, and life science research.


What We Offer

  • A variety of career opportunities including a technical expert ladder and leadership roles
  • An environment that places a high priority on your personal development
  • The possibility to bring in your own ideas and initiate new projects
  • The possibility to closely interact with the academic community, for example, at international conferences
  • The opportunity to join an experienced and interdisciplinary team of scientists
  • The possibility to interact with all business segments of ZEISS
  • A secure, permanent contract with an attractive corporate pension system
  • The flexibility to work in full- or part-time
  • A modern working environment with a mix of on-site and remote workdays

Your Profile

  • You strive to push the technological limits and conceive innovative solutions
  • You enjoy taking a system-level perspective and bringing together novel software and hardware solutions
  • You have excellent knowledge of 3D computer vision including technologies such as 3D scene reconstruction, object tracking, 6D pose estimation, and robotic perception
  • You have a master's degree in Computer Science, Robotics, Mathematics or similar – a PhD is a plus
  • You have an excellent academic track record or at least 4 years of related industry experience
  • You enjoy taking responsibility and can lead medium-sized projects yourself​
  • You have strong communication and presentation skills in English and German


Your ZEISS Recruiting Team:

Galina Elsenhans