Imaging Systems Engineer

Job Summary

Intevac is seeking for an Imaging Systems Engineer for the development of vision systems. 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.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Define camera and display systems specifications, hardware and software requirements
  • Work with customers on specifications and system design
  • Work with business development to conceptualize new systems and write proposals
  • Perform camera system modelling, problem investigation and resolution
  • Work with hardware and firmware engineers to debug systems and evaluate performance
  • Specify, design, simulate and optimize image processing algorithms, augmented reality and deep learning functions
  • Develop specifications for optics and electro-optical systems
  • Develop plans, procedures and methods to test and characterize cameras and image sensors
  • Perform test and characterization of imaging systems
  • Evaluate final products assuring accomplishment of technical objectives
  • Prepare,present reports and make recommendations to achieve desired results

Essential Skills and Experience

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

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Physics, Engineering or equivalent field.Advanced degree is preferred
  • 3+ years of experience with cameras and imaging systems
  • US citizens or Permanent Residents only