Image Sensor Test and Characterization Engineer

· Pasadena, California
Employment Type Full-Time

Gigajot is seeking highly motivated, creative, skilled individual contributors who enjoy working in a fast growing high-tech startup environment to develop and commercialize disruptive imaging technologies.

We are seeking several Image Sensor Test and Characterization Engineers to contribute to our test and characterization team. The responsibilities include image sensor characterization, data analysis, camera system testing and calibration, analog and digital PCB design, data acquisition, integration of hardware, software and firmware.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  1. B.S. degree in electrical engineering or similar fields (MS/PhD is a plus)
  2. B.S. 5+ years of relevant experience; M.S. 2+ years of relevant experience; No experience required for PhD degrees.
  3. Knowledge in CMOS image sensor architectures and building blocks is a plus;
  4. Experiences with equipment in electrical and optical labs;
  5. Experiences with FPGA programming tools and HDL language;
  6. Experiences with PCB design tools;
  7. Experiences with software programming languages such as Matlab and Python;
  8. Knowledge and experience in methodologies used in CMOS image sensor performance characterization is a plus;
  9. Ability to read and understand IC design schematics and layout;
  10. Strong communication skills are often needed when working with designers, manufacturing, and vendors;
  11. Self-motivated and strong team-work;


Compensation and Benefits:

Gigajot compensates its employees and staff at or above fair market value including stock option plan. Gigajot benefits include:

  • Company-paid premium of one of the best zero-deductible medical, dental and vision insurance for employees and eligible dependent
  • To help employees achieve work/life balance, Gigajot offers generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Sponsored retirement account with no vesting time required
  • Life and disability insurances
  • Other benefits and a friendly working environment.


Location: Gigajot’s HQ is located in Pasadena, CA.

Gigajot is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, ore related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at or you may call us at +1 (626) 689-4819.

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