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Manager with coding skills to stellar R&D team!

Tobii Tech focuses on integrating Tobii’s core eye tracking technology into VR, laptops, PC games, medical image processing, AR, cars, industrial vehicles, and many more products, and also delivers the technology to the other Tobii Business Units. If you want to be part of pioneers that take gaze control to new, exciting mass markets, we may have just the job for you!

What we do is important. Our high-technology eye tracking products is not only bringing eye tracking to the consumer market, but it is also about changing lives. We help people with assistive needs to communicate using their eyes only. Our products are also widely used within a broad range of research on human behavior. We have one mission: To transform how humans interact with machines.

Algorithms play an essential role in eye tracking technology and mass market applications pose extremely challenging requirements. Do you want to push the performance of eye tracking algorithms, by pushing the performance of your whole team?

Tobii is now looking for an R&D Manager to join our growing computer vision and algorithm team. 

The role and responsibilities

In this role, you will work both as a manager (about 30 % of your time) and as an algorithm developer (about 70 %). You will together with 5 other managers build a world class computer vision and algorithm group. As our new colleague, you will:

  • Together with the algorithm management team, lead the organization of the algorithm development
  • Lead 5-8 highly skilled algorithm developers at a personal level – regarding personal development, one-on-ones: everything that make your employees thrive!
  • Be responsible for growing your team by recruiting top talents. Engage in the creative process of product development, make sure we have an innovative yet structured environment so that ideas can be realized.

In your algorithm developer role, you will be an important part of the core technology team responsible for the development of eye tracking algorithms to be used in all our products. As a developer, you will:

  • Design, implement and improve algorithms for eye controlled products.
  • Analyze and tune algorithms to maximize performance.
  • Evaluate and optimize code to meet timing and memory requirements.

At Tobii, you get the chance to use your brainpower and code to improve the life of your fellow human beings. With us, you get the opportunity to work with an international world class team on challenging and innovative projects the really make a difference. 

We are looking for someone who

To be successful in this role, and at Tobii, we believe you

  • Have had a team manager role before - or have been the informal leader and now want to take it to the next level!
  • Have a solid developer background and is knowledgeable in one or more of the following areas: signal and image processing, computer vision, machine learning, object tracking or software development (preferably C++).
  • Have an M.Sc. in engineering physics, computer science, mathematics or similar.
  • Have the passion and engagement to create an energetic and fun environment where developers thrive and can achieve their full potential.

We see it as a great plus if you have worked with software and/or algorithm development, especially for embedded systems. Previous experience programming in C++ and/or Python is also highly regarded.

As our team manager, we think that you are driven by mathematical challenges and problem solving. You enjoy coding and you always ensure that your code is of high quality. We believe in sustainable software development and great engineering practices and we believe that you feel the same.

Please address your questions to Michaela McCarthy, michaela.mccarthy@tobii.com. Submit your resume and cover letter on our website.  Join us and be part of something extraordinary.

Tobii Life

Working at Tobii is like being in the heart of innovation. Here you get to work on cool creative projects, together with passionate colleagues from all around the world. Our technology brings a voice to people with speech impairments, it helps us understand human behavior and it is revolutionizing the way we interact with technology. Life is short so we choose to spend it building high tech products that matters!

If you want to build a company rather than just work for one. If you take pride in honest hard work and want to perform freely in an open environment where you can be yourself, you will feel right at home.

It’s all about passion, innovation and making things real.

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Working at Tobii

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