Zebra Technologies Systems Engineer, I in Lincolnshire, Illinois

Job Summary


Zebra Technologies Corporation’s Technology division, is an entrepreneurial team creating innovative solutions for the retail, transportation & logistics, warehouse, and healthcare markets. These “first of a kind” solutions are helping retail managers improve their store operations & better serve their customers and are helping T&L managers enhance the efficiency of their loading operations.

The Multimedia Analytics Innovation Team within the CTO focuses on advanced development and application of emerging visual and audio analytics technologies in innovative end-to-end system prototypes to solve real-world problems and then advance these systems into new businesses. Our team's expertise includes machine learning, computer vision, video analytics, audio analytics, natural language processing, embedded Linux systems, web services, and mobile applications.


Working with members of our team, you will contribute to the advancement of cutting-edge prototype solutions for the T&L industry, by developing embedded hardware and software for multimedia analytics. This includes:

  • Creative problem solving based on customer visits and requirements gathering;

  • Developing embedded software for devices that capture and analyze data from 3D sensors, imagers, and other sensors;

  • Designing client/server systems for back-end processing and visualization of data;

  • Generating patent disclosures covering the system solutions and the underlying methods;

  • Presenting results and demonstrations at internal and customer meetings.


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or equivalent

  • Proficiency in C, C++ programming languages is required.

  • Mastery of at least one scripting language such as Perl, Python, or Ruby.

  • Development experience on Linux embedded platforms and single board computers.

  • Excellent debugging skills.

  • Enjoys rolling up sleeves and getting hands dirty (utilizing tools to get your job done).

  • Strong teamwork, communication skills, passion, creativity, productivity & learning agility.

  • Strong documentation and writing skills.

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience with board-level hardware design, layout, build, and testing is a plus.

  • Experience with computer vision and augmented reality is a plus.

  • Experience with the Point Cloud Library, OpenCV, OpenNI and 3D depth sensors is a plus.

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Zebra is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at 847.793.6772.

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Location US - IL - Lincolnshire

Job ID 33048

Function Engineering