Job Description

Job Description

Sony Depthsensing Solutions is looking for a System Engineer, to work in our Brussels offices on a broad range of applied research projects towards the next generation of Depthsense™technology products.  

The open position is in the Exploration Team of Mobile and Exploration department. The team is researching novel technologies for imaging and (depth) sensing systems.

As a System Engineer in the team, you will have an opportunity to gain multidisciplinary experience with image and signal processing, computer vision, image sensors, photonics and device physics as well as imaging system design, digital and analog electronics.  


  • Collecting and analysing system requirements for novel depth sensing applications and linking them to specifications of the system components (sensor, illumination, optics, …) 
  • System level involvement in design of depth sensing systems corresponding to these requirements, with broad overview of the whole solution stack – from image sensor, optical stack and active illumination, all the way to the end-user software application 
  • System modelling and simulations, to help exploring various design parameters and predict the impact on system’s performances 
  • Assemble prototypes and design the experiments to validate depth sensing solutions and characterize their performance 
  • Research state-of-the-art algorithms/solutions to further improving quality, performance, size, power efficiency or cost of developed systems 


  • Analytical mindset and a knack for problem solving
  • Master’s degree or more (Electrical/Electronics Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or similar) 
  • Knowledge of signal/image processing and/or computer vision 
  • Experience with scientific data analysis, statistics and familiarity with modeling and characterization of physical systems 
  • Good knowledge of Python and/or Matlab 
  • Experience with Imaging or Sensing Systems is an advantage 
  • Experience with optics is an advantage 
  • Experience with analog and digital electronics is an advantage 
  • Team spirit, good social skills and a broad interest in technology are required since you will be working in a multidisciplinary team of hardware and software engineers 



  • International – With more than 30 nationalities under the same roof, you will evolve in a very open-minded and multi-cultural environment with English as lingua franca.
  • Ideally situated – Located in the heart of the beautiful city of Brussels, our offices are easily accessible by public transport and surrounded by many restaurants and shops.
  • Dynamic environment – You will be part of a very dynamic and young team where your ideas are heard and where you will be able to make a difference.
  • Training – On top of a yearly budget allowing to take a training in any subject, regular internal presentations and workshops will keep you up-to-date with the latest technologies.
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Yee Yan Cheung / Senior HR Officer
Boulevard de la Plaine 11 Pleinlaan
1050 Bruxelles/Brussels Belgium

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