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Cloud Video AI Engineer

Date:  May 26, 2021

Irving, TX, US

Requisition ID:  30335

About Avaya

Businesses are built by the experiences they provide, and every day millions of those experiences are delivered by Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA). Avaya is shaping what's next for the future of work, with innovation and partnerships that deliver game-changing business benefits. Our cloud communications solutions and multi-cloud application ecosystem power personalized, intelligent, and effortless customer and employee experiences to help achieve strategic ambitions and desired outcomes. Together, we are committed to help grow your business by delivering Experiences that Matter. Learn more at www.avaya.com.

Job Information

The MPaaS team (Media Platform as a Service) is looking for a video AI expert who would like to learn and contribute to our large cloud media services solution. If you're as passionate as we are about making the MPaaS platform increasingly awesome for our customers, we'd love to chat with you! We're seeking highly talented, driven, and motivated software engineers with big ideas, who are also obsessed with delivering new, intuitive, engaging, and efficient media services to our customers. 




About the responsibilities

  • Using neural networking AI technology perform object classification, detection, and segmentation of video for a variety of video services in a cloud architecture.
  • Work to enhance video quality using deep learning techniques such as super-resolution
  • Implement highly scalable algorithms based on state-of-the-art machine learning and neural network methodologies
  • You will be a core member of the MPaaS platform. 
  • Participate in design, coding, reviews, testing, documentation, deployment, and support
  • Collaborate in analyzing existing code and remediating both functional and performance issues in large scalable distributed systems 
  • Apply secure coding principles to protect system operation and customer data
  • Drive code testing and quality best practices including unit, functional and integration testing to create confidence and deliver quality code


  • 2+ years hands-on experience in deep learning algorithms and techniques, e.g., convolutional neural networks (CNN), recurrent networks (RNN) and/or related areas
  • 2 years of intensive hands-on experience with TensorFlow or other ML frameworks


  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of video image processing algorithms
  • Proficient in C/C++, OpenCV.
  • H.264 video codec integration, tuning, and enhancement
  • Expertise with programming systems such as Python, C++, CUDA, and deep learning frameworks such as TensorFlow and PyTorch. Very strong programming skills.
  • Skilled in Computer Science fundamentals (object-oriented design, algorithm design, data structures, multi-threading, communications, and real-time systems)   
  • Experience with source control (e.g. Git) and Linux shell 

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Avaya is an Equal Opportunity employer and a U.S. Federal Contractor. Our commitment to equality is a core value of Avaya. All qualified applicants and employees receive equal treatment without consideration for race, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other protected characteristic. In general, positions at Avaya require the ability to communicate and use office technology effectively. Physical requirements may vary by assigned work location. This job brief/description is subject to change. Nothing in this job description restricts Avaya right to alter the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time for any reason. You may also review the Avaya Global Privacy Policy (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/privacy/policy/) and applicable Privacy Statement relevant to this job posting (accessible at https://www.avaya.com/en/documents/info-applicants.pdf).

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas