AI-powered checkout for retail.

Computer Vision Engineer

Job Type
3+ years
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Jordan Fisher
Jordan Fisher

About the role

At Standard Cognition, we’re revolutionizing the way the world shops. By replacing cash registers with computer vision-powered checkout, we’re creating a frictionless experience for shoppers. Since launching in 2017, Standard has contracts with multiple global retailers and is in the process of deploying our Standard Checkout solution across thousands of stores globally. We’re backed by some of Silicon Valley’s leading investors including Softbank, CRV, Initialized, EQT, Draper Associates and YCombinator. We just announced our series C in February 2021!

This team is responsible for designing algorithms and artificial neural networks, and turning them into production autonomous checkout software, for the purpose of creating a reliable statistical three-dimensional model of the relevant environment in retail stores, using all available sensor and map data. This resulting World Model is used by downstream autonomous checkout software components to create a frictionless shopping experience.

This is a FULL-TIME remote role located in the Pacific Time Zone (San Francisco, CA).

What you'll do here:

Build and design camera calibration and placement systems for retail stores. Build tools for validation and visualization of computer vision models. Design and implement APIs supporting internal and external systems Be a part of ensuring our code is scalable, maintainable, and reliable. Iterate quickly on experimental systems to solve real user problems

Who you are:

You have experience developing computer vision products. You have a strong engineering background and experience with Python and optionally C++. You have a solid track record of collaborating with engineering and product teams. You have a deep understanding of building deep learning models for computer vision. You are proficient in using deep learning frameworks (like TensorFlow, PyTorch etc). You have a passion to mentor other developers through code review, design discussions, and more. Only meet some of these traits or experiences? We'd still love to hear from you!

Why you might want to work with us:

We take care of you and your family with health, vision, and dental insurance. You're excited to work on a product that will impact almost any consumer, almost anywhere. We dress casually. If you want, you can wear slippers in the office. You should see the creative collection our team has built. We believe in a culture of learning, and want to keep building our skills, experiences, and capabilities. We offer flexible work schedules. We trust our team to know how they will do their best work. We're family-friendly. We want our teammates to focus on what they need to when they need to. We offer very competitive compensation, including equity in Standard, to each one of our employees.

Standard provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce and welcome people from all backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and abilities.

Why you should join Standard Cognition

Standard Cognition
Team Size:2
Location:San Francisco
Jordan Fisher
Jordan Fisher
John Novak
John Novak
Head of Hardware Engineering
Michael Suswal
Michael Suswal
David Valdman
David Valdman