Student Research Assistent (Hiwi) Position

Creation of Synthetic Datasets using the Unreal Engine

The Augmented Vision (AV) department at DFKI Kaiserslautern is looking
for a research assistant (Hiwi) for creating a synthetic dataset of
spherical stereo images using the Unreal Engine for the task of human
body pose estimation.

Your Task

  • Searching and selecting maps, models and animations
  • Placing avatars in maps and applying animations to them
  • Placing virtual cameras and recording video sequences
  • Recording data on the positions of the cameras and body joints
  • Write new and modify existing code for character placement, animation selection and recording
  • Help recording a small real-world dataset

What We Expect

  • Experience with the Unreal Engine
  • Good programming skills in Python and C++
  • Reliability and a conscientious way of working
  • Good communication skills in English or German

Please send your application (including CV and transcripts) in
electronic form to: