Staff Engineer, Test Systems Development
GoPromakes it easy for people to celebrate and share experiences. We believe life is more meaningful when shared. We build cameras, software, and accessories that help the world share itself in immersive and exciting ways.
GoPro is a global movement whose business is driven by shared experiences. We celebrate diversity. We practice inclusion. We foster belonging. We demand equality. And we share the experiences of individuals and communities who also hold these values as core to who they are. From Bucharest to Munich, Silicon Valley to Shenzhen, we are dedicated to building a company that reflects and honors the diverse global communities where we live, work, and play.
GoPro is looking for a highly motivated, creative, and experienced engineer for developing Image Quality test systems for cameras, camera modules, and optical components. Projects span from methodology conceptualization and technology investigations, to working with third-party vendors on system development, to working closely with GoPro Operations on implementing and validating test systems at GoPros contract manufacturers and/or vendors. The ideal candidate can work independently, come up with creative solutions for a range of technical projects, drive projects to completion, and collaborate with other teams within and outside of GoPro. Moderate international travel is required.
You will be a key part of a team that develops and validates image quality test systems for cameras, camera modules, and optical components, for both mass production and lab environment.
As the Systems Development Engineer, you will be responsible for the over-all systems design, hardware design, and in some cases system-level control software.
You will build prototype systems in GoPros lab and validate functionality/ performance of the systems.
You will work closely with other teams within GoPro: Image Science, Image Quality, and Optics Teams for test, calibration, and analysis algorithms; GoPro Operations and partners for implementation, validation, GR&R in the factory.
You will write technical specifications, test plans, and other documentation for test systems, both for internal developments and for systems developed by third party vendors.
Skills Were Stoked About
B.S. or M.S. in EE, Physics, or similar field, M.S. strongly preferred
Minimum 8 years industry experience in relevant field
In-depth understanding of all aspects of system design: electrical, mechanical, optical, control theory, etc.
Experience with CAD work/ mechanical design, and simple PCB design/ board layout
Experience sourcing all components and building test systems in lab environment, meeting tight schedules. Creativity and positive attitude are key!
Proven track record designing and implementing test systems for electronics, preferably cameras, camera modules, or other optics/ opto-electronics.
Solid understanding of mass-production requirements and constraints
Desired software skills: Cad/SolidWorks, Matlab, Python, C++
Fully-stocked kitchen with snacks galore
Get your very own GoPro (Mounts and accessories included)
Discounted employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
Pre-tax and Roth 401(k) options
Discretionary Time Off
12 weeks paid Parental Leave for new parents
Medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums are 100% paid for employees, 80% paid for dependents
Life insurance and disability benefits
Employee commuter shuttles
LiveHealthy gym reimbursement
Innovative wellness programs and on-site fitness classes
GoPro is an Equal Opportunity Employer.