Intel Senior Imaging Algorithm Engineer in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Job Description

Are you interested in imaging and camera technology? Are you ready to push the limits? If so, our Imaging and Camera Technologies Group (IACG) is looking for you to join our team to help create imaging solutions for Intel customers in the automotive segment. We are the heart of Intel imaging team, focused on solving complex imaging problems and inventing advanced technologies. In our global organization of top-notch specialists, you will have opportunities to completely leverage your engineering potential, shape the future of camera solutions, and influence a wide range of imaging products.

Job Summary

Develop image processing and camera control algorithms, pipelines, and HW-friendly imaging technologies powered by advanced computational architectures. Invent market-leading solutions to enable new camera features and usages.


  • Participate in a full development cycle, from inventing the original concepts up to their productization

  • Research new technologies and analyze competition solutions

  • Participate in system requirements definitions

  • Review technical literature, collect data, and specify solution options

  • Design, analyze, simulate, test, and document algorithm options

  • Implement and optimize algorithm designs in SW and assist with HW design

We are looking for individuals with the following behavioral traits:

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently

  • Creativity, self-motivation, quick learning

  • Commitment to deliver against work plans and schedule

  • Excellent verbal communication and technical documentation writing skills

Job specific knowledge and qualifications

  • Image and signal processing algorithm development, including ultra-low light imaging, multi-frame processing, noise reduction, image restoration, stabilization, rendering, defect and distortion correction, parameter and scene adaptation, and 3A algorithms

  • Computational photography, image processing, and computer vision concepts and techniques

  • Color science

  • Image and video quality evaluation


Ideal candidates should have the following experience:

MS or PhD. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or related field

Minimum 5 years in image processing or computer vision algorithm development

In addition you should have 5+ years of experience with the following:

  • Exceptional algorithm design and development skills

  • C/C++ and Matlab programming and code optimization

  • Strong signal processing and mathematical background

Inside this Business Group

The Platform Engineering Group (PEG) is responsible for the design, development, and production of system-on-a-chip (SoC) products that go into Intel’s next generation client and mobile platforms. PEG strives to lead the industry moving forward through product innovation and world class engineering.

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