Location: Bristol with remote work (alternatively London or Basingstoke)
Contract: Full time, Permanent
Start Date: Immediately/ as soon as possible
Hawk-Eye Innovations develops, markets, and delivers the most sophisticated officiating tool in sport. Beginning with tennis and cricket in 2001, Hawk-Eye continues to diversify and grow into new sports and new applications through its commitment to new ideas and cutting edge technology. It is accurate, reliable, and practical, with fans around the globe now demanding it to be a part of serious sports events.
We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Europe, and are a fundamental part of officiating and broadcasting in over 20 international sports across our ball tracking, SMART (Synchronised Multi-Angle Replay Technology), skeletal tracking and Innovation products.
If you like a challenge, innovating, and developing disruptive technology, you’ll love working here.
Our Computer Vision group is responsible for delivering all ball and player tracking technology in tennis, football and cricket. We love solving complex and challenging computer vision problems, working on problems including multi-view geometry, image processing and more recently, developing our AI platform.
All of our code is prototyped and developed in Visual Studio C++, a lot of our solutions take advantage of GPU processing - typically using CUDA to develop our optimized solutions after experimenting with OpenCV.
The Computer Vision group is part of the wider Engineering department within Hawk-Eye Innovations. You will be joining a group of engineers who pride themselves on developing disruptive technology and have a passion for innovative software development.
You will perform analysis and optimisations for both CPU and GPU, develop vision processing algorithms and make enhancements to our AI platform. You will also be involved in the full life cycle of the development projects as well as liaising with creatives, product engineers and other development team members.
Nice to have (but not a deal breaker):
In addition to being a part of a great team, working in a fun and creative environment and learning from the best technical minds in the sports industry, we offer: