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About RIOS
RIOS is a technology company helping global customers automate their factories, warehouses, and supply chain operations by deploying a new class of AI-powered and dexterous robots. RIOS robots handle hard-to-automate tasks, typically requiring human-level dexterity, in unstructured environments. RIOS is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA and has a pilot facility in San Carlos, CA. More information is available at

The Role
RIOS is looking for a Vision Systems Lead that can own the vision pipelines utilized in RIOS workcells. The Team is looking for individuals who primarily have experience extracting data from hardware devices — the candidate must be an excellent software engineer who is also comfortable working with hardware.

Responsibilities of the Role Include:
Create containerized (docker) environments with device drivers, networking and attached devices (e.g., cameras and imaging sensors) and ensure hardware setup is sufficient for proper operation
Create camera intrinsic calibration framework and infrastructure for cameras without pre-calibration
Contribute to and maintain RIOS’s current camera extrinsics calibration framework
Support current and in-development deployments for all camera related work.
Prototype and develop drivers for custom USB/ethernet hardware.
Select and evaluate cameras for different use cases
Improve image quality (depth and rgb) of standard cameras by tuning settings
Detailed documentation of work products

Attributes of desired candidates may include some of the following:
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in optics, electrical engineering, robotics, or similar
Master’s degree a plus
3+ years of industry experience
Experience working with python, C++, and ROS
Camera calibration experience (intrinsics and extrinsics)
Driver development experience (primarily C++)
Embedded system development (e.g., C, C++, Rust, VHDL/Verilog, etc.)
Actively practice the Git-based CI/CD workflow

Competitive salary package & Stock options for every employee
Healthcare + dental + vision insurance plans
401(k) plan
Free lunch
Flexible time off & paid holidays
Social events + happy hours + team parties

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