Principal systems engineer

Prysm   •  

San Jose, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Not Specified years

Posted 235 days ago

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RESPONSIBILITIES The Principal Systems Engineer works closely with the Prysm Engineering team to deliver best of class video products.  The candidate ensures that our products meet the needed requirements to lead in the marketplace. Prysm produces dazzling Laser Phosphor Display video walls. This leading-edge display includes a high-speed laser drive system, custom optical, mechanical, electrical, firmware and software systems, and proprietary phosphor formulations to create best in class large screen touch displays. This position will have direct influence on all aspects of this highly complex system.   Responsibilities

  • Develop video wall level specifications for all aspects of Prysm’s display technology
  • Develop, maintain and reconcile video wall system budgets
  • Maintain an updated database of systems requirements and performance metrics for the video wall
  • Work with a multidisciplinary team of engineers to define critical requirements and negotiate tolerance budgets
  • Generate and maintain simulation models of key subsystems for rapid prototyping
  • Architect, prototype and verify key algorithms and control systems
  • Work with the Firmware and Software teams to implement key algorithms and control systems for factory calibration, customer deployment and throughout the product lifecycle


  • Multidisciplinary engineer with knowledge of optical, mechanical, firmware, software, electronic and controls systems
  • Experience with system simulation of control systems and algorithms using Matlab, Scilab or equivalent
  • Experience with a software language such as C, C++, C#, Python or equivalent
  • Experience in the development and tracking of specifications and flow-down. Focused on specifications, metrics, processes, schedules, etc.  Works collaboratively with domain experts to make technical decisions
  • Experience architecting large systems consisting of complex hardware and software subsystems
  • Proven track record of extraordinary attention to detail, organization, documentation, scheduling and excellent communication
  • Prior experience in video or image processing strongly preferred

Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that dos not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the US and with Prysm (ie., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).