Gesturetek Health - Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities


 

GestureTek is always interested in hearing from brilliant, creative, driven people for a variety of full-time, part-time and contract positions. 

Founded in 1986, we are the inventor, multiple patent holder and world leader in gesture recognition technologies for health, information and entertainment systems. With patented single camera, multiple camera and 3D-vision solutions, GestureTek’s video gesture control technology lets people use hand and body motions to control dynamic computer content on any screen, surface or camera-enabled device – with no need to wear, hold or touch anything. We also experts in immersive and multi-touch interactive solutions.

We may have job positions for which we do not have openings for at the present time. However, if you would like to forward your resume to jobs@gesturetekhealth.com, we will keep it on file for consideration when a position becomes available.

 

 

COMPUTER TECHNICIAN/INSTALLER

We do not currently have an available position, but from time to time we do hire in this area. Please feel free to send us your resume and we will review it when an opening arises. We would be seeking experienced motivated individuals for installation of our products. The candidate must be extremely organized, be able to work independently in a fast paced changing environment.

Experience with lighting and rigging and exposure to computer programming would be considered an asset. Flexible schedule with ability to travel internationally is a requirement of this position.

The successful candidate would be able to demonstrate knowledge of the following:

• Experience at installing and troubleshooting current A/V production equipment (projectors, industrial video cameras and rigging)
• Complete understanding of PCs including high and low level configuration as well as the ability to troubleshooting in a • Windows environment’s multimedia components
• General project management experience
• Ability to work with tight deadlines, handle multiple projects
• Customer relations experience

Forward your resume to jobs@gesturetekhealth.com

 

SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER
(Hiring Soon)

GestureTek’s Vision team is comprised of a number of research engineers focused on developing world class tracking technologies using single camera, multi-camera, time of flight and 3D camera technologies.  The efforts of the Vision team has led to numerous GestureTek patents and of course forms the foundation of all our products.

The successful candidate will handle the non-vision aspects of GestureTeks’s various software projects, thus enabling other members of the team to focus on research.  We’re looking for an experienced individual as there will be a large architectural component in addition to real, “hands on” coding and will extend to all aspects of the product including networking, inter-process communication and UI development.

GestureTek is a world leader in computer vision technology.  Our Computer Vision team is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to support our ongoing software development efforts in the computer vision space.

Position Summary

GestureTek’s Vision team is comprised of a number of research engineers focused on developing world class tracking technologies using single camera, multi-camera, time of flight and 3D camera technologies.  The efforts of the Vision team has led to numerous GestureTek patents and of course forms the foundation of all our products.

The successful candidate will handle the non-vision aspects of GestureTeks’s various software projects, thus enabling other members of the team to focus on research.  We’re looking for an experienced individual as there will be a large architectural component in addition to real, “hands on” coding and will extend to all aspects of the product including networking, inter-process communication and UI development.

Ideally the candidate will have excellent Windows programming skills, however the preferred candidate will also be able and willing to contribute on ports of our technology to embedded platforms as well.

Main Duties:

• Design, implement, test, maintain and debug Windows software,
• Windows GUI programming,
• Write technical design specifications,
• Create and/or contribute to highly portable software architectures,
• Write technical design specifications,

Qualifications:

• Computer science / engineering degree or equivalent technical experience, 
• Veteran Windows progrmmer with at least 5 years experience,
• Strong programming background in C/C++,
• Strong Windows MFC Programmer 
• Proven ability to develop Windows software with a “plug-in” architecture,

Assets:

• Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) experience
• Solid understanding of embedded platforms,
• Embedded Linux programming experience
• Mobile platforms (Windows Mobile, BREW, Symbian and Mobile Linux)
• Technology hungry with a keen interest in learning about and owning the hottest new technology,
• Experience with:C# / .NET, Assembler, Java,, XML, TCP/IP, Avid gamer, Tenacious, “whatever-it-takes” personality, Agile development experience (Extreme Programming),
• Perforce expertise

Forward your resume to jobs@gesturetekhealth.com

 

ANIMATOR 
(Part-Time Contract Positions at this point)

We are always in search of talented artists to help bring our dreams alive. If you have what it takes, we want to look at your reel! Please forward resumes, demo reels, artwork to: Vincent John Vincent or call 416 340-9290
Sorry, we will not be able to return any tapes or artwork so DO NOT send originals! 

Skills:

• 2D computer art (textures and background pictures using Photoshop)
• Traditional storyboarding/drawing
• 3D model creation and character animation
• 3D prop creation (interiors/exteriors)

Tools:

• Lightwave
• Photoshop

 

FLASH PROGRAMMER WITH ACTION SCRIPT EXPERTISE
(Part-Time Contract Positions at this point)

GestureTek (formerly know as Vivid Group Inc), world leaders in computer vision technology for gesture controlled public installations (“minority report style interactivity”), are seeking multiple experienced motivated individuals for flash programming and Flash multimedia development.

The successful candidates will have expertise in action script programming. A broader range of artistic skills and multimedia development skills are an asset, but not essential.

Email health jobs@gesturetekhealth.com

 

SALES/BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE
(Location: Toronto, Ontario Canada)

We do not currently have an available position, but from time to time we do hire in this area. Please feel free to send us your resume and we will review it when an opening arises. For over 18 years GestureTek has been leading the world with futuristic, video gesture-controlled, multimedia display systems. As our company continues to rapidly grow, we are seeking highly motivated account representatives, familiar with Interactive Audio/Visual Installations for Public Exhibits, and Digital Signage to sell our in demand unique, patented technologies. The ideal candidates will have 4+ years of sales experience and a proven track record in a high-tech environment. Experience in health sales a major asset.

Interested candidate should forward their resumes to jobs@gesturetekhealth.com.

 

SALES OPPORTUNITIES

Every country in the world. Sales reps, Agents, Distributors wanted.

Send resumes to Vincent John Vincent.

 

REAL-TIME IMAGE PROCESSING ALGORITHM DEVELOPER

We do not currently have an available position, but from time to time we do hire in this area. Please feel free to send us your resume and we will review it when an opening arises. Experienced programmers would be needed for the development of advanced real-time computer vision applications associated with object tracking, gesture recognition, stereo camera analysis, and segmentation keying. Note: Position would be located in GestureTek’s R&D offices in Ottawa, Canada.

Development using C/C++ under MSDEV6.

Send resumes to Vincent John Vincent.

 

If you have these qualifications and would like to join an exciting, rapidly growing successful company with amazing technology, this is the place to be!