Data Management Software Engineer


Vicon is the world leader in Motion Capture, developing innovative, high-performance software and hardware products for the entertainment, engineering, and medical industries. Our systems are used in most blockbuster films and AAA games as well as in hospitals, virtual reality installations, and research fields ranging from sports science to robotics and drone development. We are looking for an excellent Computer Vision Scientist to join our research team in Oxford, England.

We are building a world-class team to shape the future and solve the most exciting challenges in computer vision and motion capture.

We offer a hybrid on-site/home-based working environment, with the head office located in a major academic city. You may live and work near our head office, in the UK, or choose to locate internationally.


This opportunity is to contribute to a team that is building leading-edge motion capture products.

You will be specifying and developing tools and processes to help manage, and make the best use of, datasets in machine learning and computer vision pipelines.

You will be involved in analyzing video datasets for problem scenarios.

You will be building data pipelines.


Relevant excellent academic (science degree) and/or industry experience.


Essential Skills

• Working with databases and developing database tools.

• Strong software engineering and system analysis skills.

• Python/scripting tools.

• Cloud infrastructure and training tools

Desirable Skills

• Experience with image or animation databases, technologies, and tools.

• Familiarity with machine learning training and validation pipelines.


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