senior platform developer at
Redwood City, CA, US / Bedminster, NJ, US
Light is pioneering the era of the software-defined camera. Powered by sophisticated computational processes, software-defined cameras deliver intelligent, high-quality imaging at cost-effective, global scale. Light’s first product, the award-winning L16 Camera, has eliminated the quality or convenience dilemma that has plagued photographers for a century. Light’s foundational technologies, including its Lux Capacitor camera control chip and its Polar Fusion Engine for multi-image processing, are licensed for use in applications like smartphones and beyond. To learn more about Light, visit
See your immediate impact on our camera tech as you architect software solutions on our processor platforms, spanning multiple levels of the camera stack, all to help us realize our vision for a new generation of photography.
Join us and make beautiful photography more accessible than ever before!

what you will do...

      • Modify Android camera framework code
      • Develop architecture for camera systems and subsystems
      • Develop, maintain and test Android kernel drivers
      • Extend Android and Qualcomm’s camera software stack for novel applications
      • Review camera design and product specifications
      • Manage bring up of sensors and camera modules within the framework
      • Able to work with offshore partners and development teams
      • Design and commercialize software components on target device platforms
      • Optimize camera pipeline software to provide high performance
      • Participate in scrums and maintain code under source control

what you bring to Light...

    • BS in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline
    • MS in Computer Science preferred
    • 7 years of experience in SW development
    • Programming languages: C/C++, Java
    • Operating Systems: Linux, Android
    • Fluent English