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Job Title: CMOS Image Sensor Scientist

  • Alternate Job Title: Scientist Sr Prin II
  • Job ID: 26409BR
  • Posting Date: 2017-06-05
  • Travel Percentage: 10%
  • Location: San Jose, CA 95112
  • US Citizenship Required: No
  • Shift: 1st Shift
  • Required Security Clearance: None

Job Description:
Imaging Scientist responsible for advanced algorithm design, analysis and implementation.   The successful candidate will be working with other experienced designers to develop algorithmic solutions, novel image processing pipelines, work with innovative advanced image sensors, and perform design reviews.

Minimum Education and Experience:
Bachelor's Degree and 15 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education:

Minimum 7 years’ experience with classic CMOS Image Sensors and typical Image Signal Processing pipelines.

Demonstrated ability to develop innovative architecture and algorithm designs.

Ability to work with others in a collaborative and collegial manner as well as a self-driven, self-motivated individual contributor depending on the task at hand.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Demonstrated software skills in common languages such as c, python, and MatLab.

Possible travel to customer sites.

Preferred Skills and Education:

Minimum of either a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 15 years’ experience, or a Master’s degree and 13 years’ experience, or a Ph.D. and 10 years’ experience.

The following will be considered strong pluses:

Demonstrated algorithm design and implementation of several modules in an Image Signal Processor system.

Familiar with various tone-mapping, demosaicking, de-noising, and HDR algorithms.

Cuda coding experience and ability.

Solid grasp of Digital Signal Processing.

Deep understanding of the Human Visual System and color science.

Past work with common image metrics such as MTF, CDE, SNR, etc.

Experience in conducting competitive analyses and Image Quality evaluations.

Understanding of the various noise sources in a typical image sensor.

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems:
BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.
The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression