Embedded Android Architect/Engineer

Engineering Newark, California


Description

What is the first thing you think of when I mention Logitech? If you are like most people, you are probably thinking keyboard, mouse and webcam. However, did you know that Logitech is the market leader in Video Collaboration (VC) equipment in the enterprise market? In fact, we sell more VC equipment than the next two competitors combined! 

We are a fast paced, nimble group with a mission to make the Video Conferencing experience for the remote participant better than being physically in the conference room by using technologies such as Computer Vision/Machine Learning, Cloud Computing and Internet of Things (IoT). Our group is run like a startup, by people who have a track record of leading teams in other startups and/or top tier technology companies such as Netflix and Amazon and the results speak for themselves. We have consistently had double digit growth over the past several years, including a whopping 60% in the latest quarter.

We are looking for talented engineers and leaders to join our growing team innovators and go-getters to deliver the next set of revolutionary products. Ideal candidates will exhibit a high degree of ownership, independent thinking, a die-hard, can do attitude with a burning desire to challenge and change the status quo. If you believe you have what it takes to change the course of an entire industry, please ping me because we can't wait to talk to you and bring you on-board :).

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Be the resident subject matter expert for the entire Android OS stack (HAL to Android System Applications and Services).

  • Create unique technology differentiation for Logitech Video Collaboration products that are built on Android platform.

  • Analyze/Refine Requirements with Product Management and Engineering teams and translate them to System Architecture for future products for Logitech VC.

  • Lead, define and articulate technical vision and design for the Engineering Execution team.

  • Have the ability to prototype and provide initial technical scoping of the project.

  • Be up to date on latest developments and trends in Android development ecosystem.

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ Years of hands-on experience across the Android stack (native and Java), particularly the Camera and multimedia pipeline

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams (Software, Electrical, Mechanical, etc.) through at least one large scale Android product launch.

  • At least 3+ years experience as an Architect for Embedded Platforms using Android

  • Strong practitioner of Object Oriented Principles and Design Patterns

  • Strong understanding of OS fundamentals (Android and Linux)

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and leadership abilities

  • Ability to inspire others through example and build consensus based on evidence

  • Bachelors in a STEM discipline

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Deep understanding of hardware selection process (peripherals, components, SoCs) and the associated tradeoffs

  • Masters in Electrical or Computer Engineering

  • AIML experience on Embedded Android

  • Ability to read and understand hardware schematic diagram

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.

 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application  process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 510-713- 4866 for assistance.

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