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Imaging Systems Engineer - 10763

Defense Search Santa Clara, CA
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Imaging Systems Engineer – Defense Search


Are you looking for a new career opportunity with an exciting Defense/Aerospace company?! Then we’ve got the right team for you! In this role, you’re responsible for the duties listed below.

Immediate opening for an Imaging Systems Engineer in Santa Clara, CA who possesses:

  • 5+ years’ experience in developing cameras or imaging systems
  • Must have the ability to specify, design and model image processing algorithms
  • Experience in characterizing imaging validation tests
  • Bachelor’s degree in Physics, Optics, or Astronomy
  • Strong programming skills (C/C++, Matlab, Python)

Email resumes to and call 858.683.8559

FULL DESCRIPTION: We are is seeking for an Imaging Systems Engineer for the development of vision systems. We are looking for a team-oriented, self-driven individual with a keen technical mind and an eye for detail. You will be expected to explore new technologies and product concepts, create new products, enhance our current product lines, and stay abreast of new technologies.

The selected candidate will further possess:

  • BS in Physics, Engineering or equivalent field. Advanced degree is preferred
  • Experience developing imaging systems validation tests
  • 5+ years of experience with cameras and imaging systems
  • US citizens or Permanent Residents only.
  • Through experience or course work, expertise in video systems, image sensors and displays
  • Fundamental understanding of designing and characterizing optical systems, cameras and displays
  • Fundamental understanding of image processing algorithms and video image signal processing chain
  • Some understanding of optics and optical systems
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary technical environment and obtain results in a dynamic organization

The selected candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Define camera and display systems specifications, hardware and software requirements
  • Work with customers on specifications and system design
  • Work with business development to conceptualize new systems and write proposals
  • Perform camera system modelling, problem investigation and resolution
  • Work with hardware and firmware engineers to debug systems and evaluate performance
  • Specify, design, simulate and optimize image processing algorithms, augmented reality and deep learning functions
  • Develop specifications for optics and electro-optical systems
  • Develop plans, procedures and methods to test and characterize cameras and image sensors
  • Perform test and characterization of imaging systems
  • Evaluate final products assuring accomplishment of technical objectives
  • Prepare, present reports and make recommendations to achieve desired results.

For immediate and confidential consideration, please email your resume to and call 858.683.8559

More information can be found at

Defense Search

Defense Search is a specialized recruiting and staffing firm dedicated exclusively to the defense & aerospace industry. We place candidates on a contract, contract-to-hire, and direct hire basis.


Santa Clara, CA