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Deep Learning Research Scientist Engineering Intern

Location: San Jose, California
Job Category: Research Scientist

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Deep Learning Research Scientist Engineering Intern

Summer 2021 internship applications are open November 2020.  Samsung Semiconductor summer internships start in May/June 2021. 

Join us for a unique 12-14 week paid internship that offers personal and professional development. You’ll have the opportunity to work on different business initiatives while building in-depth technical knowledge and business acumen. This program will give you the opportunity work on complex solutions to that address some of the world’s most complex technological challenges.


Are you passionate about exploring computer architectures for deep learning? Are you motivated to push the limits of Hardware Accelerators capabilities for vision and Speech related Products?  If so, Samsung’s NPL architecture group is looking add you to our team. 

Samsung’s Neural Processing (NPL) is working on the next generation architecture for NPU, Neural Processor Unit, to be used in handsets, ADAS, and mobile devices’ next generation Samsung products.


  • Design and implement machine learning techniques aimed at solving specific problems.
  • Transfer your technology to product groups.
  • Conceive deep learning approaches to solving particular product problems.
  • Construct and curate large problem specific datasets.
  • This position requires you to keep up with the latest DL research and collaborate with diverse teams, including DL researchers, hardware architects, and software engineers.


  • Currently pursuing a Masters, PhD, or equivalent experience
  • Strong C++ and Python coding skills,
  • Experience with using and modifying TensorFlow, Caffe, & PyTorch code and/or other neural network development frameworks,
  • Desirable – knowledge of signal processing, linear algebra, Halide, OpenVX, GPU OpenCL/Cuda programming, image processing, and compression techniques


Samsung Semiconductor Inc (SSI), an equal opportunity employer, is a world leader in Memory, System LSI, and LCD technologies. Headquartered in San Jose, California, SSI is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.- the second largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world and the industry's volume and technology leader in DRAM, NAND Flash, SSDs, mobile DRAM and graphics memory. It is one of the largest providers of system logic, imaging and LED lighting solutions, as well as providing advanced process design and manufacturing for fabless companies. Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. also has a research and innovation center with numerous labs providing product design and research in: logic, memory, image sensors, displays and mobile technologies. In addition, the company supports Samsung Display Company, the largest producer of LCD and OLED displays.


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