Facebook Reality Labs bring together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software, and content. We have a clear mandate to ship products at scale. In particular, seemingly impossible products that define new categories that advance Facebook’s mission of connecting the world. The FRL Technology Engineering Team has the responsibility for taking breakthroughs in core technology and delivering them to market at scale, and our Camera Team seeks a Research Scientist who has extended experience of leading high-performance imaging perception tuning from concept to production volume ramp in consumer electronics. This is a full-time position.
Research and develop best methodologies to tune image processing pipeline for camera systems
Conduct subjective and objective image quality studies to assist internal R&D projects
Research algorithm solutions to improve image quality for camera products
Research, design and develop tools, metrics and workflows to improve camera tuning process
Manage and report image quality deliverables to cross-functional team
Review and contribute to the overall camera system design
Currently has, or in the process of obtaining, a PhD degree in the field of Image Processing, Color Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related field
Knowledge of image processing techniques, ISP blocks and mainstream computational photography algorithms for mobile camera product
Experience designing experimental methods and extracting data to answer complex questions
Experience developing simple automation/script/tools to assist camera development process
Interpersonal skills: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
Must obtain work authorization in the country of employment at the time of hire and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment
Working knowledge or research of human perception and statistical analysis
Strong track record in cross-functional collaboration and communications
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