Welcome to Research!
With a team of world-class research scientists, engineers, artists, and designers, Adobe Research blends cutting-edge academic discovery with industry impact. Our scientists and engineers shape early-stage ideas into innovative technologies. Many of our researchers’ discoveries are incorporated into Adobe’s products, building the company’s reputation as a leader in fostering new forms of creativity and a pioneer in content and data intelligence. They collaborate with colleagues at more than 50 universities, presenting their work at international conferences.
Today, Research is growing in new areas, including AI, machine learning, virtual reality, augmented reality, immersive media, computer-human interaction, systems technologies, document intelligence, data science, video advertising, and customer intelligence.
We create innovative features for Adobe's products showcased at Adobe MAX and Summit
Invention & Discovery
Our scientists file groundbreaking patents on their discoveries
Awards & Honors
Our scientists and engineers have won prestigious awards
Research is a team of world-class research scientists, engineers, artists, and designers uniting cutting-edge academic discovery with industry impact. We shape experimental ideas into innovative technologies for Adobe’s products, building the company’s reputation as a pioneer in content and data intelligence. Our team collaborates with colleagues at universities around the world, presenting publications at international conferences. Explore our research areas below to learn more about Research’s work.
Research is always hiring student interns, research scientists, and research engineers in the United States. We are also seeking candidates for full time positions in Bangalore, India and for our Research Programs division in San Jose.
For PhD and masters students applying for a student internship, please send an email to email@example.com with your CV, a list of your research interests, and names of specific researchers or engineers you would like to work with. See our Internships Program for more details.
To apply for a full-time position, please send your CV, research statement (or cover letter), list of publications and a short list of references, to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more details on these positions, please see the Join Research page.
For more details on other full time positions please see the Join Research page.
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Within the United States, Adobe Research hires in several locations: San Jose; San Francisco; Seattle; Cambridge, Massachusetts; College Park, Maryland. We also hire in and London and in Bangalore, India.
The San Jose lab is located in Adobe’s corporate headquarters in downtown San Jose, in the heart of Silicon Valley, within walking distance to cultural attractions and dining. San Jose has a mild climate, ideal for enjoying outdoor activities, such as running, cycling and sailing. San Jose is one hour from Santa Cruz and San Francisco.
The San Francisco lab is located in the South of Market district, near the AT&T Ballpark and the waterfront, and a short walking distance from the CalTrain station. San Francisco is known worldwide as a top destination for visitors, who enjoy the city’s beautiful neighborhoods, world-class entertainment, shopping and dining.
The Seattle lab is located in the chic Fremont area, directly on the water (you can kayak to work!). Summer in Seattle is sunny and beautiful, and our building is surrounded by a vibrant urban environment, including parks, restaurants, and cafés, with many a “happy hour” and outdoor terrace to choose from.
The Cambridge, Massachusetts lab is located in the Cambridge Innovation Center on Kendall Square, just steps away from the Kendall/MIT MBTA Red Line station and MIT’s computer science department, with expansive views of Cambridge and Boston across the Charles River.
The other US lab is located in College Park, Maryland, home to the University of Maryland’s main campus. This location is also very close to Washington, DC.
Research has also established a lab in London in Adobe’s Shoreditch office, located on the “Silicon Roundabout” in London’s Tech City, a hive of innovation and the third-largest technology cluster in the world after the San Francisco Bay Area and New York City.
The India lab is located on the Bangalore campus of Adobe India. Known as the “Silicon Valley of India,” Bangalore boasts the highest concentration of IT companies in the country. It has a pleasant climate throughout the year. It’s a great place for craft beer and quirky independent cafes. You will find plenty of parks, museums, temples, and shopping malls in the city, known officially as “Bengaluru.”
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