COMPANY 2017-11-21T16:08:09+00:00

ABOUT THE COMPANY

viisights is a leading provider of video analytics intelligence platform leveraging unique deep video-understanding technology. The company provides video analytics solutions for safe and smart cities, smart businesses, infrastructures, public safety and more.

viisights was founded by a group of serial entrepreneurs with proven track records in building and developing businesses that rely on innovative, state-of-the-art technologies. The company’s founders recognized the growing global need for intelligence, promoting safer physical and virtual public areas – and realized that smart video understanding technology can become a true game changer.

viisights is committed to developing artificial intelligence technologies that facilitate human-like video understanding, which in turn serve as basis for fully autonomous video intelligence systems powered by pattern prediction technology. To achieve success, the company relies on a seasoned management, a knowledgeable tech team, cutting-edge technological expertise and a far-reaching vision.

Leading Team

Asaf Birenzvieg
Asaf BirenzviegCEO
Asaf is highly experienced professional with strong mix of managerial and technical skills. Asaf has more than 20 years of software engineering experience in strategic planning, product development, building organizations and operations. Former CEO & Founder of Zaponet – data science solution, sold to Ness Technologies.

Former Director of Engineering at Jumptap , sold to Millennial Media. Prior to Jumptap Asaf was an R&D manager at Amdocs content division leading the first development and implementation of Amdocs digital commerce platform. Asaf has a Bsc. in information system from the Technion and MBA in business management from Bar-Ilan university.

Menashe Rothschild
Menashe RothschildCPO
Menashe has a record of leading strategy planning, product development and technology in a variety of companies and domains. His areas of expertise include internet, advertising, media, telecom, mobile and e-health. Adept at driving strategy at start-up and large established global technology companies in innovative environments.

He served as CTO at Comverse, one of the world’s leading telecom providers, as well as holding various executive and board positions in several companies.

Simon Polak
Simon PolakChief Scientist & Research
Simon Polak is the Chief Scientist of viisights. He has BA (summa cum laude) and MSc in Computer Sciences from Technion and spent 5 years in Computer Sciences PhD program in Hebrew University.

He has 14 years of experience in research and development in the field of Machine Learning with applications to Computer Vision and Natural Language Processing both in the academia and the industry (Intel, JustVisual).

Amjad Akkawi
Amjad AkkawiCTO
Amjad experience spans all aspects of architecting, designing and building, implementing and deploying a complex, distributed, scalable and highly-perform real-time information, big data and mission-critical systems in a global internet environment.

He is former co-founder of Zaponet – data science solutions, sold to Ness Technologies. Amjad served as CTO in Zaponet and later in NESS Technologies. Prior to Zaponet, he fills various development leading positions in JumpTap, Galil Software and Neustar. He Holds a MA in Computer Science from the Braunschweig University of Technology in Germany.

Leading Team

Asaf Birenzvieg
Asaf BirenzviegCEO
Asaf is highly experienced professional with strong mix of managerial and technical skills. Asaf has more than 20 years of software engineering experience in strategic planning, product development, building organizations and operations. Former CEO & Founder of Zaponet – data science solution, sold to Ness Technologies.

Former Director of Engineering at Jumptap , sold to Millennial Media. Prior to Jumptap Asaf was an R&D manager at Amdocs content division leading the first development and implementation of Amdocs digital commerce platform. Asaf has a Bsc. in information system from the Technion and MBA in business management from Bar-Ilan university.

Menashe Rothschild
Menashe RothschildCPO
Menashe has a record of leading strategy planning, product development and technology in a variety of companies and domains. His areas of expertise include internet, advertising, media, telecom, mobile and e-health. Adept at driving strategy at start-up and large established global technology companies in innovative environments.

He served as CTO at Comverse, one of the world’s leading telecom providers, as well as holding various executive and board positions in several companies.

Simon Polak
Simon PolakChief Scientist & Research
Simon Polak is the Chief Scientist of viisights. He has BA (summa cum laude) and MSc in Computer Sciences from Technion and spent 5 years in Computer Sciences PhD program in Hebrew University.

He has 14 years of experience in research and development in the field of Machine Learning with applications to Computer Vision and Natural Language Processing both in the academia and the industry (Intel, JustVisual).

Amjad Akkawi
Amjad AkkawiCTO
Amjad experience spans all aspects of architecting, designing and building, implementing and deploying a complex, distributed, scalable and highly-perform real-time information, big data and mission-critical systems in a global internet environment.

He is former co-founder of Zaponet – data science solutions, sold to Ness Technologies. Amjad served as CTO in Zaponet and later in NESS Technologies. Prior to Zaponet, he fills various development leading positions in JumpTap, Galil Software and Neustar. He Holds a MA in Computer Science from the Braunschweig University of Technology in Germany.

We are hiring

Contact us

Hanechoshet 6, 3rd floor, Tel-Aviv Israel 6971070

info@viisights.com

We are hiring

Responsibilities

We are looking for a top-notch experienced hands-on data/content manager to join our group of data managers.

This isn’t a managerial role, the role is to effectively define, discover, collect and manage data for machine learning algorithms.

Defining the details of the data-sets that are required for training and testing our state-of-the-art computer vision and audio and text analytics algorithms.

Collecting and tagging massive content items (e.g. images, video and text) in a timely manner according to engineering and product instructions.

Test the quality of the company’s recognition and analysis algorithms through an iterative training process.

Work with external resources and service providers, i.e. Amazon Mechanical Turk, Contractor.

Constantly work on optimizing the training and quality assurance processes by creating and updating working procedures and task methodologies by using various tools and driving engineering platform requirements.

Required Skills

Experience in managing massive amount of content/data items (tens of millions)

Experience in managing massive amount of content/data items (tens of millions)

Excellent proven content/data collection and search skills via the open web and via web proprietary resources.

TDetail-oriented – know how to pay attention to details – A Must Have.

Experience in managing content (images and videos) for training of computer vision algorithms – Big Advantage.

Excellent interpersonal and written/oral communication skills.

Ability to quickly learn and utilize new technologies and tools.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

We are looking for top-notch full-stack experienced software engineer. As a leading team member, you will have a significant role in developing the key features of the company’s products mainly in building the training subsystem – a critical component in the machine learning framework. You will be responsible for requirements analysis, design, prototyping, testing and simulation of those features. The optimal candidate is an experienced software engineer who can be responsible and implement the subsystem, in all is aspects.

Required Skills

Bachelor degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field – A Must.

At least 3 years of proven experience in similar role – A Must.

Knowledge of JAVA and Python – A Must.

Knowledge in Relational Database – A Must.

Knowledge in REST Web Services – A Must.

Knowledge in HTML, CSS, JS, JQuery – A Must.

Knowledge in Angular – Advantage.

Knowledge in NoSQL databases – Advantage.

Knowledge of UNIX shell scripts – Advantage.

Knowledge of Cloud e.g. Amazon, Azure – Advantage.

Ability to rapidly learn new technologies and tools – A Must.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

We are looking for top-notch algorithm developer in the fields of Machine Learning and Computer Vision. As a leading team member, you will have a significant role in developing the company products’ key features. You will be responsible for feature requirements analysis, design, prototyping, testing and simulation. The optimal candidate is a hands-on algorithm developer with real world experience in algorithm design, optimization and implementation,
complemented by a broad knowledge of modern Computer Vision and Machine Learning tools.

Required Skills

Proven experience in design and development of algorithms for one of the following: Computer vision, Deep Learning and Machine Learning – a must

M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree in computer science, electrical engineering, software engineering or related field – a must.

Track record in algorithmic research and development with an expertise in creating data plans for analysis and simulation, predictive analytics, machine learning and image/video analysis – a must

Experience in Python – a must

Experience in C++ – big advantage

Experience in working with one of the deep learning frameworks (CAFFE, TensorFlow etc.)– big advantage

Experience in handling massive amount of data structured and unstructured residing in a big-data store (e.g. Hadoop) – big advantage.

Excellent communication skills.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

WWe are looking for a top-notch VP of Product in the field of video analytics for security, safety and surveillance with experience and expertise in defining, creating and managing product specifications in various related domains. The perfect candidate would be responsible for converting the company’s strategy to the most innovative video analytics products that leverage the company’s unique video understanding technology. You will supervise the product definition and the product development and will have full responsibility for delivering high standard products. As a leading team member, you will join the company’s management team and will be responsible for all aspects of product management and product development activities. You will be in charge of product management (specifications toward engineering) and product development (the engineering team). The perfect candidate would be a hands-on senior product manager, director or vice-president from a company that operates in the domain of security and surveillance using unique technology. The perfect candidate has taken products from vision to market delivery, with tens of millions of dollars in revenues.

Required Skills

Bachelor degree or higher in Information Technology, Computer science, Finance, Business Management or related field – a must

At least 10 years’ experience as a Senior Director or VP of Product Management for a technology company – a must.

Expert knowledge in video analytics from at least one of the following domains: safe & smart city, critical infrastructures, secure and safe (smart) business, brick and mortar retail– a must.

Experience in converting company vision into detailed oriented product specification and product marketing activities – a must.

Experience in agile development methodology – big advantage.

Experience in engineering and engineering processes – big advantage.

Experience in using products that use data for competitive advantage – big advantage.

Adequate knowledge of Big Data as a domain: From business implications to the range of technologies, via product and architectural aspects.

Excellent business and technical analytical skills – ability to analyze & solve complex problems in large domains.

Project management skills, ability to manage tasks with direct and indirect subordinates – big advantage.

Business analysis: Proven competency in business analysis, requirements definition and business case production.

Proven influencer and communicator with stakeholders at all levels.

Forward thinking: Able to inspire, predict trends, develop a vision and a roadmap.

Flexibility: has a flexible approach to change, is able to work effectively in a variety of situations, under ambiguity, seeks improvements and looks to the future.

Communication: strong writing and presentation skills; ability to clearly communicate complex messages to a variety of audiences including senior management and to the board of directors.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Contact us

Hanechoshet 6, 3rd floor, Tel-Aviv Israel 6971070

info@viisights.com

We are hiring

Responsibilities

We are looking for a top-notch experienced hands-on data/content manager to join our group of data managers.

This isn’t a managerial role, the role is to effectively define, discover, collect and manage data for machine learning algorithms.

Defining the details of the data-sets that are required for training and testing our state-of-the-art computer vision and audio and text analytics algorithms.

Collecting and tagging massive content items (e.g. images, video and text) in a timely manner according to engineering and product instructions.

Test the quality of the company’s recognition and analysis algorithms through an iterative training process.

Work with external resources and service providers, i.e. Amazon Mechanical Turk, Contractor.

Constantly work on optimizing the training and quality assurance processes by creating and updating working procedures and task methodologies by using various tools and driving engineering platform requirements.

Required Skills

Experience in managing massive amount of content/data items (tens of millions)

Experience in managing massive amount of content/data items (tens of millions)

Excellent proven content/data collection and search skills via the open web and via web proprietary resources.

TDetail-oriented – know how to pay attention to details – A Must Have.

Experience in managing content (images and videos) for training of computer vision algorithms – Big Advantage.

Excellent interpersonal and written/oral communication skills.

Ability to quickly learn and utilize new technologies and tools.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

We are looking for top-notch full-stack experienced software engineer. As a leading team member, you will have a significant role in developing the key features of the company’s products mainly in building the training subsystem – a critical component in the machine learning framework. You will be responsible for requirements analysis, design, prototyping, testing and simulation of those features. The optimal candidate is an experienced software engineer who can be responsible and implement the subsystem, in all is aspects.

Required Skills

Bachelor degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field – A Must.

At least 3 years of proven experience in similar role – A Must.

Knowledge of JAVA and Python – A Must.

Knowledge in Relational Database – A Must.

Knowledge in REST Web Services – A Must.

Knowledge in HTML, CSS, JS, JQuery – A Must.

Knowledge in Angular – Advantage.

Knowledge in NoSQL databases – Advantage.

Knowledge of UNIX shell scripts – Advantage.

Knowledge of Cloud e.g. Amazon, Azure – Advantage.

Ability to rapidly learn new technologies and tools – A Must.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

We are looking for top-notch algorithm developer in the fields of Machine Learning and Computer Vision. As a leading team member, you will have a significant role in developing the company products’ key features. You will be responsible for feature requirements analysis, design, prototyping, testing and simulation. The optimal candidate is a hands-on algorithm developer with real world experience in algorithm design, optimization and implementation,
complemented by a broad knowledge of modern Computer Vision and Machine Learning tools.

Required Skills

Proven experience in design and development of algorithms for one of the following: Computer vision, Deep Learning and Machine Learning – a must

M.Sc. or Ph.D. degree in computer science, electrical engineering, software engineering or related field – a must.

Track record in algorithmic research and development with an expertise in creating data plans for analysis and simulation, predictive analytics, machine learning and image/video analysis – a must

Experience in Python – a must

Experience in C++ – big advantage

Experience in working with one of the deep learning frameworks (CAFFE, TensorFlow etc.)– big advantage

Experience in handling massive amount of data structured and unstructured residing in a big-data store (e.g. Hadoop) – big advantage.

Excellent communication skills.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Responsibilities

WWe are looking for a top-notch VP of Product in the field of video analytics for security, safety and surveillance with experience and expertise in defining, creating and managing product specifications in various related domains. The perfect candidate would be responsible for converting the company’s strategy to the most innovative video analytics products that leverage the company’s unique video understanding technology. You will supervise the product definition and the product development and will have full responsibility for delivering high standard products. As a leading team member, you will join the company’s management team and will be responsible for all aspects of product management and product development activities. You will be in charge of product management (specifications toward engineering) and product development (the engineering team). The perfect candidate would be a hands-on senior product manager, director or vice-president from a company that operates in the domain of security and surveillance using unique technology. The perfect candidate has taken products from vision to market delivery, with tens of millions of dollars in revenues.

Required Skills

Bachelor degree or higher in Information Technology, Computer science, Finance, Business Management or related field – a must

At least 10 years’ experience as a Senior Director or VP of Product Management for a technology company – a must.

Expert knowledge in video analytics from at least one of the following domains: safe & smart city, critical infrastructures, secure and safe (smart) business, brick and mortar retail– a must.

Experience in converting company vision into detailed oriented product specification and product marketing activities – a must.

Experience in agile development methodology – big advantage.

Experience in engineering and engineering processes – big advantage.

Experience in using products that use data for competitive advantage – big advantage.

Adequate knowledge of Big Data as a domain: From business implications to the range of technologies, via product and architectural aspects.

Excellent business and technical analytical skills – ability to analyze & solve complex problems in large domains.

Project management skills, ability to manage tasks with direct and indirect subordinates – big advantage.

Business analysis: Proven competency in business analysis, requirements definition and business case production.

Proven influencer and communicator with stakeholders at all levels.

Forward thinking: Able to inspire, predict trends, develop a vision and a roadmap.

Flexibility: has a flexible approach to change, is able to work effectively in a variety of situations, under ambiguity, seeks improvements and looks to the future.

Communication: strong writing and presentation skills; ability to clearly communicate complex messages to a variety of audiences including senior management and to the board of directors.

SEND YOUR CV TO JOBS@VIISIGHTS.COM

Contact us

     Hanechoshet 6, 3rd floor, Tel-Aviv Israel 6971070

info@viisights.com