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The Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology – Hellas (FORTH) announces an opening for a Computer Vision Developer position for contractual work.

Job Description

Design and development of software applications that make use of computer vision methods.

Required qualifications

  • Degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Electrical Engineering, or relevant.
  • Excellent knowledge of the C/C++ programming language or relevant (i.e. C#, Java).
  • Knowledge of computational vision or image analysis.
  • Good knowledge of the Greek or English language.

Additional qualifications

  • Work experience as a programmer or MSc degree in relevant field
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Technical writing in English
  • Knowledge of GPGPU programming in one of the following languages CUDA, OpenGL, Direct3D, OpenCL
  • Knowledge of parallel programming
  • Knowledge of analytic geometry
  • Knowledge of computer graphics
  • Integration of visual sensors in software environments
  • Experience in interactive systems and smart environments

Location: N. Plastira 100, Vassilika Vouton, Heraklion, Crete

Contract duration: 6 months (with the possibility of renewal).

Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Application Procedure

Applications will be accepted through November 30, 2013, and must include a short curriculum vitae and work samples. Candidates may include any additional material they consider proper.

Applications must be submitted by the deadline via postal service to:

Institute of Computer Science
Attention: Dimitris Grammenos
N. Plastira 100, Vassilika Vouton
700 13 Heraklion Crete

Or via e-mail to:

During evaluation, short listed candidates may be called for an interview at a time and place to be determined.


For more information you may contact Dr. Dimitris Grammenos (

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