Qualcomm Camera 3A System Engineer, Senior to Staff (Taipei) in Taipei City, Taiwan

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Camera 3A System Engineer, Senior to Staff (Taipei)

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

CDMA Technology at http://www.qualcomm.com/about/businesses/qct

Job Area

Engineering - Systems


Taiwan - Taipei City

Job Overview

QCT Multimedia Camera System group creates embedded camera and imaging solutions for Qualcomm chipsets that power todays most advanced mobile devices. With dedicated hardware, multi-core processors and GPU, QCT imaging solutions achieve state of the art video/photo quality, and also target applications requiring auto white balance, auto exposure control, auto focus, automatic scene detection and compensation. Responsibilities will include the design and development of new features, support for new hardware, debugging of issues within the software, optimizing software for performance and power, development of unit tests and working with our partners and OEMs. The successful candidate will be exposed to 3A (auto exposure, auto focus and auto white balance), image signal processors, camera sensors, as well as integration with other technologies including motion sensors, video encoders, DSPs, GPU and display.

All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.

This candidate collaborates closely with San Diego, California headquarter engineers for joint R&D projects and travel to US.


  • Developing Auto white balance, Auto exposure, Auto focus and automatic scene detection algorithms for mobile devices.

  • Working with software teams to implement the new algorithms. The work includes the proper documentation and the verification approach for SW engineers.

  • Working with the test teams to design test methods for the algorithms and also to facilitate the test of the new algorithms before SW release.

  • Working with application engineers to solve various 3A issues for customer projects.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.

5+ years Systems Engineering or related work experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • History of development of Android HAL components

  • Linux kernel and user space development experience

  • Experienced working with real time systems

  • Experienced in development of driver and frameworks for multimedia systems including camera, audio, video, display and graphics

  • Interest and experience with camera components such as 3A, ISP and camera sensors

  • Interest in photography and image processing

  • Demonstrated self-driven engineer willing to take initiative and operate with minimum guidance

  • Demonstrated abilities to design extensible software to support evolving requirements

  • Ability to learn quickly, work hard and have fun.

  • Must be able to travel 25% oversea

Education Requirements

Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

Preferred: Master's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Electrical Engineering

EEO Employer: Qualcomm is an equal opportunity employer; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or any other protected classification.