AI Researcher (Remote)

AI and Innov · Remote, Quebec
Department AI and Innov
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Sportlogiq is Sport's Sharpest Edge!

We are the world's sports analytics leader, using cutting-edge AI technology to produce unique sports data and performance insights. These insights provide an edge to teams, leagues, media organizations, betting operators, and rights holders of all sizes. We use a variety of techniques to collect and analyze sports data, allowing our partners to discover contextual insights and derive value from them in brand new ways.

As an AI researcher, you will be a part of our highly talented innovation team, building our next generation advanced AI platform for sport analytics. To be successful in this role, you must be a fast learner with lifelong commitment to expanding your knowledge. You should be able to thrive in a dynamic environment that combines conceptual and applied research, systems building and collaborative work. You will work together with similarly-minded individuals on a unique development team where your skills and expertise will be put to the test! This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to help shape the future of sport analysis, coaching, media storytelling and betting. 

What you will be doing:


Our ideal candidate would have strong experience and scientific background with a consistent track record of successfully researching and delivering scalable AI-based products. The selected candidate will be part of our innovation team collaborating with other CV/ML research scientists and engineers, and will be actively involved in the AI innovation life cycle from model prototyping to deployment.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Research and develop advanced AI technologies to improve our core ML/CV algorithms and to solve sport analysis problems in a practical and scalable way. Our research focus includes (but is not limited to) the following:
    • Computer vision (object detection, camera calibration, tracking, re-identification, motion capture, activity detection, activity prediction, etc.)
    • Sequence modelling, time series modelling and prediction, probabilistic models
    • General deep learning topics including self-supervised learning, transfer learning, few-shot learning, active learning, generative models and graph neural networks, attention based models (transformers)
  • Daily collaboration with our engineering team and product managers to produce quality software
  • Review the team’s code and experiments, provide insightful feedback and teachings
  • Contribute to the company’s IP portfolio
  • Contribute to the research community via academic publication and disseminating novel results in top conferences

What you’ll need: 

  • PhD degree in computer science, electrical/computer engineering, or a related quantitative field with research and development experience in computer vision and machine learning
  • Experience with full CV/ML life-cycle from model development, training, testing, deployment, monitoring, and refining and iterating
  • Experience with deep learning frameworks (e.g., Pytorch or Tensorflow)
  • Solid programming skills in Python or C/C++ and familiarity with software development best practices
  • Strong publication record in computer vision, machine learning and deep learning in top tier conferences and journals
  • Ability to develop large-scale systems working with image/video data
  • Strong working knowledge of software architecture and data structure


What we offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work schedule
  • Comprehensive benefits program
  • A cooperative and fun work environment
  • Freedom to publish the research work
  • Collaborative research with our world class academic network

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  • Location
    Remote, Quebec
  • Department
    AI and Innov
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience