Embedded Systems Camera Engineer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200289745
Apple's Camera/ISP Firmware team brings together extraordinary professionals to explore, develop, and ship state of the art technologies for Apple products. As part of the team you would work on core camera/ISP/Camera peripheral technologies, including Apple designed Image signal processing pipeline and HW components, where you will have the chance to define the way that Apple develops, tests and manufactures all of its products. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on VR/AR/ML type projects. The candidate will have strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience developing software for device drivers such as image sensors: I2C, SPI, GPIOs, MIPI/LPDP, DMAs
  • Proficiency in multi-thread RTOS systems
  • Proficiency in C/C++ programming
  • Excellent problem solving and debugging skills
  • Experience building high quality production software
  • Familiarity with image processing, camera pipeline is a bonus


You will design and develop features for image sensor, peripheral devices, and latest image processing pipeline on Apple products. Device driver functionality will include controlling camera peripherals, voice-coil motors (VCMs), lens actuators, LED strobes and power management units (PMUs). You will also have the opportunity to collaborate cross-functionally with Sensor Hardware, Silicon Design, Machine Learning Algorithm teams to craft the roadmap for future Apple products. This is a highly multi-functional product development role and you will work closely with various teams, like Silicon Design, EE, and System/Controls team. The environment is dynamic, fast-paced and requires a self-starter attitude.

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering

Additional Requirements