Imaging Science Engineering position to develop engineering solutions on a complex commercial inkjet product line, with a focus on research and development. This position requires the ability to develop novel solutions utilizing machine learning and data science tools, to create integrated automation solutions.
Requires experience applying engineering analysis to solve production ink jet printer system problems. Must have broad based R&D skills, including optical, mechanical and software skills. Requires a team player with analytical and problem-solving skills. Travel up to 10% required.
Work with various development teams to identify and develop strategic and unique solutions
Evaluate proposed development solutions using controlled laboratory and field tests and analyze test results
Optimization of printer systems via statistical and numerical techniques as well as computer vision/machine learning applications
Invent new mechanisms to mitigate image/print quality issues
Develop feedback for automated printer control
Prepare and present detailed test reports for executive management, and engineering teams as required
Master's degree in Mechanical/Electrical/Electronic Imaging Engineering or Physics, with a background in applied mathematics or statistics
Rapid prototyping skills using MATLAB, Python or other equivalent development tools
Software programing skills using C/C++
Flexible and self-motivated -- with a problem solver's altitude
Ability to work independently and collaborate cross-functionally in a team environment
Highly effective written and verbal communication skills
Ability to redirect efforts and change focus in response to changing business needs
Understanding of machine learning and data analysis techniques
Familiarity with electronic imaging devices such as line scan cameras, spectrophotometers, densitometers, etc
Knowledge of SDK development
Education and experience
Engineering or equivalent MS degree
This is a non-entry level position
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Ricoh Americas Corporation