Santa Clara
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IMAGING Systems Engineer


Company is seeking for an Imaging Systems Engineer for the development of systems with intensified image sensors.  We are looking for a team-oriented, self-driven individual with a keen technical mind and an eye for detail.  You will be expected to explore new technologies and product concepts, create new products, enhance our current product lines, and stay abreast of new technologies.



  • Define system specifications, hardware and software requirements
  • Work with customers on specifications and system design
  • Specify, design, and model image processing algorithms
  • Characterize imager operation and develop imaging systems validation tests
  • Work with hardware and firmware engineers to debug systems and evaluate performance
  • Develop specifications for optics, optical filters, and optical systems
  • Perform system modelling and simulations, problem investigation and resolution
  • Evaluate final products assuring accomplishment of technical objectives
  • Prepare, present reports at the end of project and make recommendations to achieve desired results.



  • Through experience or course work expertise in imaging systems, specifically in cameras, displays or electro optical systems
  • Basic understanding of CMOS image sensors
  • Some understanding of optics and optical systems
  • Fundamental understanding  of designing and characterizing optical systems and cameras
  • Fundamental understanding of image processing algorithms and camera image signal processing chain
  • Strong programming skills, including C/C++,  Matlab and others
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary technical environment and  obtain results in a dynamic organization



  • BS in Physics, Optics, Astronomy, or equivalent field, advanced degree is preferred
  • Experience with cameras and imaging systems
  • Permanent Residency required. US citizenship is preferred

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