senior image quality tuning engineer at Light.co
Palo Alto, CA, 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 light.co.
 
If you are a highly motivated and experienced Senior Image Quality Tuning Engineer who loves to think creatively and has a keen eye towards image quality then this may just be your dream job!

what you get to do...

    • design and develop tuning methodologies that are required to analyze, correlate, and improve the image quality.
    • gain hands-on experience in various ISP modules tuning – 3A, vignette correction, Bayer processing, noise reduction and sharpness, temporal filtering, tone mapping and color tuning.
    • build custom image quality lab and software infrastructure for improving image quality testing, and also for internal and external benchmarking.
    • collaborate with cross functional teams like optics, EE, ME, firmware and project management.

what you bring to Light...

    • 3+ years experience as an Image Quality Tuning Engineer on consumer-facing hardware/software products.
    • knowledge of image quality metrics and evaluation.
    • strong understanding and passionate about photography and cameras.
    • interest in leadership opportunities- whether it is for a project or team.
    • preferred : Experience with camera calibration.
    • preferred : Experience with image quality analysis software such as Imatest or DxO.

it would increase your cool factor if you...

    • know how to take beautiful photos
    • like to learn about new camera tech
    • have a discerning eye for superb photography