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Senior Staff Application Engineer (Video Processing)

Renesas Electronics Corporation

Renesas Electronics Corporation

North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Posted on Monday, June 10, 2024
Company Description

Renesas is one of the top global semiconductor companies in the world. We strive to develop a safer, healthier, greener, and smarter world, and our goal is to make every endpoint intelligent by offering product solutions in the automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT markets. Our robust product portfolio includes world-leading MCUs, SoCs, analog and power products, plus Winning Combination solutions that curate these complementary products. We are a key supplier to the world’s leading manufacturers of electronics you rely on every day; you may not see our products, but they are all around you.

Renesas employs roughly 21,000 people in more than 30 countries worldwide. As a global team, our employees actively embody the Renesas Culture, our guiding principles based on five key elements: Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative, and Entrepreneurial. Renesas believes in, and has a commitment to, diversity and inclusion, with initiatives and a leadership team dedicated to its resources and values. At Renesas, we want to build a sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. Join us and build your future by being part of what’s next in electronics and the world.

Job Description

ADAS application engineer for video input and ISP processing (f/m/d)

You will develop proof-of-concept software for video input processing in automotive applications on the Renesas R-CAR Vx SOC exploiting video features using external camera modules, deserializer, MIPI-CSI2 interface and ISP. You will discuss requirements for the next-generation ADAS products that comprise tools, software and hardware. You will utilize existing code libraries as the base for complete computer vision applications. You will further grow the scope of those libraries for use in generic ADAS application contexts.

Your Main Responsibilities Are

  • Bring up video input pipeline on R-CAR Vx hardware platforms and with model/simulator
  • Pre-developing video software features in collaboration with multiple teams, debug and fix related bugs
  • Prototyping video input processing features for future products and design
  • Understand and define KPI and do performance evaluations
  • Discuss requirements for future ADAS products i.e., tools, software and hardware with the respective system architecture and development teams
  • Document proof-of-concept code and benchmark results and provide meaningful application notes
  • Support Renesas’ automotive customers with Renesas R-CAR video pipeline and debug reported issues as well as providing proof-of-concept code


  • Relevant embedded programming and debugging skills with C/Cpp on a system similar to R-CAR SOC
  • Experience with software design with Linux OS (software design with QNX is a plus)
  • Proven track record in software development
  • Ability to work with simulator and hardware environment as well as flashing of a device
  • Proven track record for camera bring up with embedded system
  • Proven experience with automotive camera sensors, HDR pipeline, color spaces & formats
  • Basic knowledge about image tuning
  • Experience working with ARM architectures
  • An academic degree in Computer Science, Electronics or similar
  • Work independently in an international team with several internal stakeholders
  • Team player having good communication skills and very good English in speech and writing

Additional Information

Renesas Electronics Corporation empowers a safer, smarter and more sustainable future where technology helps make our lives easier. The leading global provider of microcontrollers, Renesas combines our expertise in embedded processing, analog, power and connectivity to deliver complete semiconductor solutions. These Winning Combinations accelerate time to market for automotive, industrial, infrastructure and IoT applications, enabling billions of connected, intelligent devices that enhance the way people work and live. Learn more at

Renesas’ mission, To Make Our Lives Easier, is underpinned by our company culture, TAGIE. TAGIE stands for Transparent, Agile, Global, Innovative and Entrepreneurial. Our goal is to embed this unique culture in everything we do to succeed as a company and create trust with our diverse colleagues, customers and stakeholders.

Renesas Electronics is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, committed to supporting diversity and fostering a work environment free of discrimination on the basis of sex, race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, military status, veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. For more information, please read our Diversity & Inclusion Statement.