Teledyne Technologies

Pixel Design Specialist

Job Locations CA-ON-Waterloo
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Company Name
Teledyne DALSA Digital Imaging (Waterloo)

Company Overview

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Teledyne DALSA is a subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Inc., a U.S. publicly listed enterprise, and specializes in the manufacture, design, research and development of high performance CMOS and CCD image sensors and modular expandable cameras. Teledyne DALSA's products are used worldwide in machine vision, document scanning, image capture, surveillance, process monitoring, manufacturing inspection, medical imaging, and multi media.

Position Summary and Responsibilities


Teledyne DALSA’s CMOS Image Sensors group is looking for a creative and innovative individual who can contribute to the development of advanced CMOS/CCD image sensor pixels. The ideal candidate would be a highly motivated individual who can learn new technical concepts readily, who can work independently on tight schedules and who can work closely with other members in the team. In the role of Pixel Design Specialist, your essential job function would contribute to the following tasks:

  • Define new pixel architecture, layout design and corresponding process integration schemes.
  • Optimize existing pixel performance and manufacturability.
  • Perform process, device and optoelectronic simulations of advanced CMOS/CCD imager pixels.
  • Generate and evaluate pixel process and device experimental splits.
  • Participates in internal and external silicon foundry interactions. 
  • The successful candidate will ideally have:
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Strong knowledge of fabrication process, device physics and optoelectronics of advanced CMOS/CCD image sensors.
  • Experience with image sensor pixel design, preferably with high-speed and low-noise CMOS/CCD pixel design experience.
  • Knowledge and experience in the area of analog circuits interfacing to imager pixels will be strong assets to the position.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Doctorate (academic) with specialization in semiconductor device physics and with hands-on experience of semiconductor fabrication processes and device characterization techniques.
  • At least 3 years of experience with 2D/3D TCAD simulations (process/device/optoelectronic simulations using Synopsys, Silvaco) and optical simulations (Ray tracing/FDTD using Lumerical, Zemax).
  • Design of Experiments (DOEs) including Taguchi methods, Response Surface Methodology (RSM)


Please quote file number 2020- 13366 and include references with your resume.


Teledyne Digital Imaging offers competitive salary. Relocation assistance is also provided. Teledyne Digital Imaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants should apply to this position through our website at No phone calls or agencies please. Only those applicants invited for an interview will be contacted. We thank everyone who applies.

Min Salary

CAD $85,245.00/Yr.

Max Salary

CAD $133,331.00/Yr.


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