Image Processing and Machine Learning Research Engineer - Imaging & Sensing Technology Group

Herzliya, Israel
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200194619
The Imaging and Sensing group at Apple develops depth sensing systems such as the revolutionary TrueDepth camera that powers FaceID and the LiDAR Scanner in the new iPad Pro which enables various AR experiences. This multi-disciplinary group of engineers is responsible for research, architecture, design, and development of future Apple products and technologies. Apple's Camera group is looking for an extraordinary Image Processing R&D engineer to creatively research, prototype and enable state-of-the-art future Apple technologies and products, based around depth, geometry and vision. Our close-knit team fosters an environment of product innovation, rapid product iteration and collaboration at both team and multi-functional levels with a liberating amount of autonomy. We live in a mobile and device driven world where knowledge of the physical world around us is needed. We rely on this knowledge to get around, to learn about our environment and to enable spectacular new features for custom applications. Apple is meeting those needs as robustly and as creatively as possible and is interested in people who want to help meet that commitment. The success we are targeting will be the result of very skilled people working in an environment which cultivates creativity, partnership, and thinking of old problems in new ways. If you think you are up for the challenge, then let us know!

Key Qualifications

  • 5 years experience in relevant research and development work with 3 years experience in image processing algorithms and ML
  • High programming skills in Python, C/C++, and experience in Matlab
  • Fast learner, comfortable with adopting new tools, capable of fast prototyping of cutting edge ideas
  • Highly motivated, curious, creative and proven capability to work in a group and also handle tasks independently
  • Expected to be innovative, think out of the box & have a strong drive for excellence
  • System design experience, dive into the details, responsibility, reliability
  • Familiarity with 3D geometry, stereo systems, camera calibration and depth sensing - an advantage


As an Image Processing R&D Engineer you will be responsible for exploring, inventing and prototyping on top of current and future technologies and products at Apple. - Design prototype image processing algorithms for concept evaluation - Take part in a team effort to design high quality depth imaging solutions - Take part in defining requirements for future camera sensors, in order to enhance computer vision capabilities - Join forces and work with researchers from various Apple sites

Education & Experience

- M.Sc. in Computer Science / Electrical Engineering in the domain of Computer Vision, Machine Learning or similar - Ph.D. advantage

Additional Requirements