Job Description / Skills Required
GoPro, Inc. is transforming the way people capture and share their lives. What began as an idea to help athletes self-document while engaged in sports has become a mobile storytelling solution that helps the world capture and share immersive content.
GoPro offers a fun and fast-paced work environment with passionate and motivated people who have a drive to learn, innovate and succeed
GoPro is looking for a highly motivated, creative, and experienced engineer for developing Image Quality test systems for cameras, camera modules, and optical components. Projects span from methodology conceptualization and technology investigations, to working with third-party vendors on system development, to working closely with GoPro NPI and production engineering on implementing and validating test systems at GoPro’s contract manufacturers and/or vendors. The ideal candidate can work independently, come up with creative solutions for a range of technical projects, drive projects to completion, and collaborate with other teams within and outside of GoPro. Moderate international travel is required.
What You Will Do
Develop and validate image quality test systems for cameras, optical modules, and optical components, for both mass production and lab environment. The development work includes test methodologies, image quality metrics, test algorithms and scripts, system hardware, and software.
Write technical specifications for test systems, both for internal developments and for systems developed by third party vendors.
Develop test plans and set pass/fail criteria for image quality testing of cameras and camera modules.
Analyze image quality data—validation data, mass production test data, and results from experiments—and prepare reports for technical and non-technical audiences.
Skills We’re Stoked About
M.S. or Ph.D. in Optics, EE, Physics, or similar field
>7 years’ industry experience in relevant field
In-depth understanding of mass-production requirements and constraints
Experience with both theoretical work/modeling and practical hands-on lab work
Communications skills and a positive attitude are key
Good understanding of image science is desired
Desired software skills: Matlab, Python, C++, C#, Cad/SolidWorks
Your own GoPro Camera (Mounts and accessories included)
Live it. Eat it. Love it. – Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Employee commuter shuttles throughout the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, San Jose)
Employee discounts on GoPro products and other industry discounts
Paid Time Off Programs
Medical, Dental & Vision – premiums are fully paid for employees
Life Insurance & Disability Benefits
Company 401(K) Match
LiveHealthy Program – Monthly benefit toward participation in wellness activities
Awesome wellness program including onsite fitness classes, health screenings, farmers market and more!
Subsidized onsite cafeteria
Fully stocked break rooms on each floor!
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.