Computational Photography Engineer (f/m/d) at Leica Geosystems AG (Heerbrugg, Schweiz)

Committed, dynamic and with a passion for precision, we revolutionise the world!

From creation to publication – in international and interdisciplinary teams, our experts develop ground-breaking innovations that perfectly merge design and engineering. The Design and Disruptive Technologies team is looking for an engineer to work on implementation of Computational Photography attributes and transforming ground breaking ideas into revolutionary features in our next generation of Reality Capture BLK devices. Join our team and make your visions come true!

Computational Photography Engineer (f/m/d)


This appeals to you

  • Identify and implement state of the art computational photography solutions to improve the image quality of our BLK products
  • To prototype and test customized computational photography techniques that are shaped for the applications and capabilities of our camera systems
  • Collaborating closley with our software engineers to properly incorporate computational photography solutions in our BLK products
  • Working in close collaboration with our system engineers on the integration of cameras in our new BLK products, the overall improvement of ISP pipelines, and the calibration of cameras

This is you

  • "Out of the box" thinking, team player and passionate about interacting with both SW and HW engineers
  • Experience with several computational photography techniques, such as HDR, HDR+ and the likes
  • Strong background in image processing and computer vision (designing + implementing algorithms)
  • Programming experience with Python beneficial and C++ coding skills nice to have
  • Experience with related libraries like OpenCV and knowledge of camera calibration and image signal processing (ISP) beneficial
  • Initial experience of machine learning approaches 
  • Being passionate about photography is a nice to have

About Us

As part of the Hexagon brand network, consisting of a 20,000 strong global workforce, we encourage our employees to grow with our company. It is important to us that our employees have the opportunity to make a valuable contribution to the business while at the same time developing their own talents and careers.

How can I apply

If you are interested in this challenging and varied position, then we look forward to receiving your online application! Due to the privacy policy, we accept applications only via the application form. In case you have any questions regarding our positions or our company please contact us.

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