What if you could help millions of people use a tool that has a real impact on their everyday life? That's the opportunity with Envision's small but passionate team. We build impactful, design driven tools for humans that leverage the latest in computer vision technology so everyone can have faster access to information. We wish to be the pioneers in enhancing and augmenting human vision that unlock potential beyond what one can see.
Envision empowers visually impaired people to become more independent by speaking out the visual world around them. The Envision app and Envision Glasses use artificial intelligence to read all kinds of text from any surface, recognise faces, describe scenes, find objects, scan barcodes, detect colours and so much more. It is the best all-in-one tool in the pocket of a blind or low vision user for all of their visual recognition tasks.
Over the past year, Envision has organically grown to thousands of paying subscribers, all around the world. 🌎
Envision is the winner of Google Play Award 2019 for the Best Accessibility Experience and was nominated for AppleVis Hall of Fame 2019. 🏆
Envision Glasses brings our award wining software to smartglasses, enabling an unprecedented experience of hands-free and unobtrusive experience of accessing the visual world. 🕶
Computer vision plays a central role in Envision. Our computer vision models help thousands of visually impaired people the world over to read documents with complex layouts, recognise faces of their friends and family and so much more.
As a Computer Vision Engineer, you will be responsible for pushing our existing models as close to the state of the art as possible. The role also involves constantly keeping an eye out for new opportunities that might arise as the field itself advances.
This role offers a lot of room for learning and growth in the areas of applied computer vision and mobile deep learning. The models you'll be working on will not just deployed on mobile devices but also wearables like the Envision Glasses which we believe will be the next wave of computing.
What are we looking for:
What we offer
Be part of a diverse, award-winning team: We are a team of 11 (and growing!) diverse dreamers, doers and thinkers based in The Hague, The Netherlands. Part of our team works remote, and we come together every Friday to catch-up over a drink or a game.
Have a global impact at scale: We are a young company, but we have a global impact. We have users in 200+ countries and we aim to be as inclusive as possible.
Sell a product people love that solves real problems: Our greatest source of inspiration and motivation are our users who love our product which truly enables them to be independent in their everyday lives. We are pioneering real-life applications of technologies like AI for good.
Gain new skills fast: Because we are a close-knit team of domain masters we are always learning from each other in order to work more synchronously. Your mind, abilities, and product sense will expand every day.
We take care of you: Competitive compensation package, while covering the cost for travel and relocation if needed.
Envision AI empowers blind and low vision people to be independent by speaking out the visual world in front of them. It is a smartphone app that uses artificial intelligence to read all kinds of text from any surface, recognise faces, describe scenes, find objects, scan barcodes, detect colours and so much more. It is the best all-in-one tool in the pocket of a blind or low vision user for all of their visual recognition tasks.
Karthik is the co-founder of Envision and is responsible for Design, Marketing and Operations.
Karthik Kannan is the co-founder of Envision and is responsible for Engineering, Development and Finance.
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