Camera Driver Engineer
San Diego , California , United States
Posted: Nov 10, 2021
Role Number: 200312361
Apple's camera system receives rave reviews and is consistently considered the best smartphone camera out there. Imagine the impact you can make! A billion users will use the technologies you helped craft almost daily. Apple's Camera Drivers team is looking for an outstanding engineer to drive state of the art next generation technologies for revolutionary Apple products. Are you passionate about working in a close knit team that collaborates multi-functionally with a liberating amount of autonomy? Apart from being an opportunity to do your life's best work at Apple, this role will also enrich your work life experience by providing opportunities to develop strong communication and team work skills.
- Excellent programming skills and knowledge of C/C++
- 4+ years related driver development experience on Mac OS X, Windows, or Linux
- Excellent debugging, and problem solving skills
- Knowledge of modern digital camera technologies, image sensors, and ISP pipelines
- Experience in hardware/software co-simulation, and pre-silicon validation
- Good written and oral interpersonal skills
This is a highly multi-functional product development role, and you will work closely with various teams, like Silicon Design, Camera Hardware, QA, and the Media Frameworks team. The environment is dynamic and requires a self-starter demeanor. In this role, you will: Develop new kernel and user-land drivers and camera technologies for future products from prototyping phases, through to mass production, while maintaining existing iOS/MacOS drivers. Develop APIs for camera apps, be involved in ISP feature specifications, pre-silicon validation, silicon bring-up, and tools creation. Work on HW validation, and provide software support to factory testing. You will also implement features to support hardware testing and diagnosis.
Education & Experience
BS or MS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering