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Camera Hardware Engineer, Pixel



Other Engineering
Mountain View, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in coding programming languages (e.g., C/C++).
  • Experience in developing hardware IP, ISP algorithms, image pipelines, consumer camera, or computational photography techniques.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, or technical related field.
  • 5 years of industry experience in developing camera imaging signal processing quality and tuning methods.
  • Experience in image processing, computer vision, computational photography development, or machine learning.
  • Experience in end-to-end imaging system tuning, quality evaluation, and familiar image metrics.

About the job

In this role, you will involve developing Camera solutions including quality design, imaging algorithm evaluation, and development. We work with multiple teams to provide the best camera quality and experiences.

The Google Pixel team focuses on designing and delivering the world's most helpful mobile experience. The team works on shaping the future of Pixel devices and services through some of the most advanced designs, techniques, products, and experiences in consumer electronics. This includes bringing together the best of Google’s artificial intelligence, software, and hardware to build global smartphones and create transformative experiences for users across the world.

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $119,000-$175,000+ bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.

Please note that the compensation details listed in US role postings reflect the base salary only, and do not include bonus, equity, or benefits. Learn more about benefits at Google.


  • Develop camera imaging signal processing quality and tuning methods for novel pipelines.
  • Develop an automatic process to improve coverage and make the tuning process more efficient.
  • Engage with different sensor and module vendors and incorporate the new technology into Google products.
  • Work with the architecture, software, tuning, and tool teams to develop solutions to achieve quality goals and commercialize real products.

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