Blue River Hiring Machine Learning Engineer

Position Description

We are looking for a highly skilled and energetic person to play a key 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:

• 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 internal customers to develop machine learning pipelines for computer vision based classification tasks
• Helping to architect and develop the data pipeline and platform supporting machine learning
The position will be based at our company headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA, and will require occasional travel to the Midwest.


• M.Sc. or Ph.D. in Computer Vision or Machine Learning
• 5+ years developing algorithms and solving problems in computer vision and machine learning
• 3+ years in developing machine learning systems, with extensive experience on deep learning systems
• Advanced proficiency in C++, Python, or related tools and system SW architecture
• Attention to detail and ability to work independently
• Excellent communication and teaming skills
• Passion to solve difficult problems