Senior Engineer, Image Quality Test Systems

Job Description / Skills Required

About GoPro

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

Capture. Create. Share.
This is your life. Be a HERO.

GoPro is looking for a highly motivated, creative, and experienced engineer for developing Image Quality test systems for cameras and camera modules. Projects span from methodology conceptualization and technology investigations, to working with third-party vendors on system development, to working closely with GoPro Operations on implementing and validating test systems at GoPro’s contract manufacturers and/or vendors. The ideal candidate is a self-starter that 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, camera 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

S. or Ph.D. in Image Science, Optics, Physics, or related field
>8 years’ industry experience in relevant field
Direct experience with cameras, camera modules, or image sensors.
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
Desired software skills: Matlab, Python, C++, C#,

Perks

Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Live it. Eat it. Love it. –Two dedicated hours during your week to explore your passions and capture it with your GoPro.
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan
Competitive salary
401(K) matching
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new Moms and Dads
Medical, dental, and vision insurance –premiums are fully paid for employees
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles

GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.