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Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd.

San Diego, California - United States
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Computational Photography-principal algo Eng (USA)



You will lead the research and development of next generation multimedia solutions for high volume smartphones, tablets, phablets, mobile broadband solutions, and wearable devices.  The position is anticipated to produce high visibility impact affecting multimedia strategy, hardware design, and technology implementation. This role will build partnerships with U.S. universities, technology incubators, and start-up companies in addition to driving multimedia architecture design of new hardware platform solutions. Responsibilities also include development of a long-range multimedia roadmap focused on innovative Camera Algorithms & definition of future ISP requirements.



  • Research and identify next generation Computational Imaging technologies in North America that can be applied to Smartphones, VR/AR devices.
  • Create innovative algorithms & recommend innovative HW configurations to take advantage of Multi-Camera systems to achieve best-in-class Image Quality
  • Expert in real-time Image and Video processing systems
  • Recognize new algorithm innovations by building and maintaining long-term relationships with technology incubators, start-ups, and vendors.
  • Conduct In-depth Evaluations and prototypes of emerging Computational Imaging solutions for integration with future mobile devices.
  • Build a multi-year roadmap for Computational Imaging Technologies
  • Initiate and manage university research and cooperation projects in North America.
  • Present monthly updates on multimedia technologies to headquarters executives.
  • Collaborate extensively with internal groups across Huawei Device.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS (Education, Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities);


Minimum: Bachelor's Degree

Preferred: Master's Degree

Major/Discipline:  Computer Science or related field


Relevant Work Experience

Minimum:  5+ years of experience in Imaging Algorithms technology related to development of mobile devices and consumer electronics.

Preferred:  7+ years of experience in Imaging Algorithms technology related to development of mobile devices and consumer electronics.

Skills & Abilities: (Technical or General) 

Minimum Requirements:   

  • Machine Learning experience applied to Image Processing, Super-resolution, Denoising, Demosaicing
  • Expertise and experience developing ISPs: Image and Video processing Algorithms for Photographic applications (optimizing 3As: Auto-exposure, Auto-white balance, Auto-focus, Video Stabilization, Object/Motion-Tracking, noise reduction filters, video compression)
  • Experience with Multi-Camera Systems, Multi-Image fusion algorithms, Hyper-spectral imaging, HDR Video technologies, Lightfield Imaging
  • Experience with key building blocks: Imaging algorithms, programming on ISP/DSP/GPU pipelines, Image sensors, Optics, (solid knowledge from SW to HW)
  • Strong understanding of Image Science & Image Quality concepts
  • Strong programming skills: e.g. on Android, C/C++, MATLAB, OpenGL, Halide, Mobile processors/ISPs
  • Availability for international and domestic travel required for visits to development sites and customer locations.


  • Experience with machine learning, A.I., Image Understanding
  • Strong understanding of Photography


Must be able to lift/carry materials, move about the office, turn on and operate a computer in the applicable environment, communicate efficiently and effectively on the telephone or in person, and complete required paperwork.

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