Systems Engineer/Video Engineer


San Diego, California

23 days ago

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Job Description

Job Title: Systems Engineer/Video Engineer
Location: Sunnyvale, CA, Bay Area, CA, and San Diego CA
Duration: 12 Months
Looking to hire for one of the 2 following positions:
System Engineer
  • Conduct system performance and architectural analysis encompassing CPU/MIPS, bus bandwidth and latency assessments, user experience/game performance evaluations, and memory utilization studies for both current and upcoming chipsets to fulfill product requirements across various subsystems within the SoC.
  • Utilize performance tools to examine load patterns among IPs, pinpoint any performance constraints within the system, and evaluate performance KPIs of various VR SoC subsystems (CPU, GPU, NSP, memory, camera, display, video) to correlate performance with projections.
  • Enhance performance and memory usage through software optimizations, SW/HW partitioning adjustments, cache/TCM sizing modifications, etc.
  • Familiar with lab setup, power measurement equipment (DAQs etc).
  • Knowledge of SoC design, voltage rails, power domains clocks etc.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in multi-layer, use-case driven power modeling-of HW. Familiarity with performance/power tools.
  • Experience programming in C, C++ or Python.
  • Experience working effectively as an individual and in a multidisciplinary team.
  • Experience of dealing with ambiguity with a fast changing consumer electronics field.
  • Results oriented, self-motivated, proactive with demonstrated creative & critical thinking.
Video Engineer
  • Troubleshoot real time communication systems, related to video and audio codecs, cameras, displays, and microphones.
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to understand features, operation, and specify enhancements.
  • Optimizing and improving video codec efficiency, encode rate control, speed, video, pre/post-processing and error resilience.
  • Debugging and diagnosing the quality of end-to-end video experience for different use cases in real-time communication scenarios.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2+ years’ experience with video codec standards like H.264/AVC, H.265/HEVC, VP8/VP9, AV1
  • Experience in RTC/WebRTC or video with networking.
  • Experience with live streaming applications including one or more ingestion protocols such as RTMP, RIST, SRT, Zixi
  • Experience with drafting or modifying video encoders.
  • Experience with technical broadcast contribution pipelines: Path (redundant, diverse), transcoding settings, captions/subtitles, etc.
  • Experience building FFmpeg filters or have worked with FFmpeg APIs.
  • Experience with OpenCL, DirectX and Intel Media SDK programming.
  • Experience with Android Media SDK.
  • Experience designing power-efficient software for mobile or embedded systems.
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About Us: Established in 2004, SPECTRAFORCE® is one of the largest and fastest-growing diversity-owned staffing firms in the US. The growth of our company is a direct result of our global client service delivery model that is powered by our state-of-the-art A.I. proprietary talent acquisition platform, robust ISO 9001:2015/ISO 27001 certified processes, and strong and passionate client engaged teams. We have built our business by providing talent and project-based solutions, including Contingent, Permanent, and Statement of Work (SOW) services to over 140 clients in the US, Canada, Puerto Rico, Costa Rica, and India. Key industries that we service include Technology, Financial Services, Life Sciences, Healthcare, Telecom, Retail, Utilities and Transportation. SPECTRAFORCE is built on a concept of “human connection,” defined by our branding attitude of NEWJOBPHORIA®, which is the excitement of bringing joy and freedom to the work lifestyle so our people and clients can reach their highest potential. Learn more at:
Benefits: SPECTRAFORCE offers ACA compliant health benefits as well as dental, vision, accident, critical illness, voluntary life, and hospital indemnity insurances to eligible employees. Additional benefits offered to eligible employees include commuter benefits, 401K plan with matching, and a referral bonus program. SPECTRAFORCE provides unpaid leave as well as paid sick leave when required by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer: SPECTRAFORCE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Please contact Human Resources at if you require reasonable accommodation. 
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