Software Engineer

We are looking for an outstanding self-motivated engineer working with the multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers to conduct R&D in the fields of video analytics, machine learning, robotics perception and AI. We have active research and development projects where we design, integrate, test, and deploy state-of-the-art systems for a range of applications, including image and video analytics, artificial intelligence, scene understanding, perception for autonomous systems.


o Analyze, implement, profile, and optimize the company’s machine learning algorithms.

o Port algorithms to different platforms, evaluate and optimize performance.

o Work on parallel computing design by allocating CPU cores and system resources properly.

o Bridge the gap between algorithm theory and commercial production level software deliverable.

o Work closely with the algorithm research team and system software engineering team.

o Deliver/release algorithms in terms of SDK library on product-specific platforms.


o MS or Ph.D. in Electrical, Computer Engineering or Computer Science or related with 2-5 years’ equivalent experience.

o Fluent in both English and Mandarin

o Solid understanding of computer architecture, CPU scheduler, and parallel computing.

o Experienced on an embedded platform, ARM processors, DSP, OpenCL, OpenMP, CUDA, Neon.

o Experienced in the implementation of computer vision and machine learning algorithms.

o Fluent in C/C++, Python, and script languages.

o Knowledge of the theory and algorithms of computer vision and machine learning is a plus.

o Good communication, documentation, and teamwork.

About Black Sesame Technologies

Founded in July 2016, Black Sesame Technologies is an AI digital imaging technology firm that creates solutions for real-world AI challenges. We provide solutions for image processing and computing images, as well as embedded sensing platforms. The company specializes algorithms for smartphones, autonomous driving, and other consumer electronics. It undertakes core R&D functions including core algorithm development, ASIC design, software system and ADAS engineering application team.

The company has over 600 employees working across world-class research and development, design and research centers in Shanghai, Beijing, San Jose, Singapore and four other locations. Team members have extensive experience in industrial applications, has served in the industry well-known companies.

Black Sesame Technologies has came up with a patented, potentially disruptive way to compete with other makers of artificial intelligence chips. We aim to deliver revolutionary power, cost, and performance for AI innovation at the edge, makes it much easier and more affordable to deploy powerful AI solutions from the datacenter to the edge device.

Sponsorship Friendly

We consistently sponsor H-1B visas and welcome H1B transfers with very good support in terms of benefits as well as your career growth in terms of training in various cutting-edge technologies.

The company has made an effort to boost international hiring, offering a variety of openings designed to attract global tech talent. We are dedicated to strengthening our international presence.

Work Remotely

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay


  • Master’s (Required)


  • Chinese (Required)

Work Location: One location