Disney Research is seeking to hire world-class senior research scientists in the following areas of focus, each of which has potential for significant economic benefit to businesses of The Walt Disney Company: Speech & Sound Processing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Materials, Displays, Sensors, and Embedded Systems.

Disney Research is a network of research labs offering the best attributes of academia and industry. We highly encourage publication; it is our principal mechanism for quality control. We also encourage engagement with the global research community through university collaborations and leadership service in top-tier research conferences. We work actively with business units of The Walt Disney Company at all stages of research, from conception to commercialization—where results may be enjoyed by an audience of millions. In some cases, labs are embedded within business units; in others, they are co-located with universities.

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