TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation. Founded in 1937. Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.000 people.
Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities, Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.
For Toyota, Quality is a way of life. Nothing is so good that it cannot be made better, that is why we strive for continuous improvement in everything we do. This basic principle for us is called: “KAIZEN” and is what guides us in our pursuit of best Quality and the delivery of unparalleled customer’s satisfaction.
• Masters or PhD in computer science, computer vision, mathematics, electronic engineering, robotics.
• Previous experience in software, deep learning and computer visions.
• Keen interest in service robotics, especially robotics to assist the elderly and handicapped.
• any of: Python, C++, Lua
• any of: Tensorflow, Theano, Pytorch, Caffe
• Version control (git)
• Knowledge of Docker is a plus
The HSR, one of Toyota’s mobility concepts developed within our goal to provide freedom of mobility for all, is part of the Toyota Partner Robots family. It reflects our commitment to enriching lives of Communities with a focus on nursing and healthcare, short-distance transport and home-living.
As a compact mobile manipulator with a folding arm, it can pick up objects up off the floor and retrieve objects from shelves. It performs a variety of other tasks to improve the quality of life of elderly people or people with disabilities.
The intern will work in the robotics team amongst specialists in computer vision and deep learning. Support TME Robotics team in on leading R&D projects applying this technology to the field of service robotics.
The main areas of activity will be in supporting the team in running evaluations of deep learning algorithms, porting algorithms to new frameworks, tuning performance and proposing new solutions.
Place of employment:Technical Center, Hoge Wei 33, B-1930 Zaventem, Belgium
Starting date: ASAP
Duration: ideally 6 to 12 month
Confidentiality: Due to business requirement, not all performed projects can be reflected in the internship report. This issue needs to be discussed with candidate/school in advance.
It is mandatory that applicants are students for the entire period of the internship. Interested in this internship, please apply online via www.toyotajobs.com.