Careers

Thank you for your interest in SightLine Applications.

Come onboard to SightLine Applications. We are a small and fast-moving company developing onboard video processing systems for the unmanned vehicle and security systems industry. You will have the opportunity for rapid skill development, work directly with customers, and become part of an experienced development team to deliver cutting-edge video processing algorithms on the latest high-performance multi-core ARM / DSP processors.

SightLine Applications is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

We have the following openings in our Hood River or Portland, OR office:

Computer Vision Software Engineer - Hood River or Portland, OR

SightLine Applications, Inc. is looking for a talented candidate to join our creative team of software professionals dedicated to exceeding the expectations of our growing customer base. SightLine is a small established company developing on board video processing systems for the autonomous vehicle industry (UAV, drone, robot).

Position

  • Develop C/C++ video processing algorithm software on the latest Linux multi-core processors.
  • Directly support customers.
  • Collaborate with diverse teams of experienced software developers.
  • Work with business development, management, and your team to craft development plans.
  • Rapidly develop new skills.
  • Work on embedded video processors used in airborne security and surveillance products.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 3-10 years C/C++ computer vision software development.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Eligible to work in the United States. We are not able to sponsor Visas.

Beneficial Experience (not required)

  • Software unit testing and use of version control (SVN, GIT).
  • Embedded Linux software development in C/C++, Python, Bash scripting.
  • Software optimization experience on DSP, ARM, or GPU processors.
  • Working knowledge of digital video/audio streaming/recording standards (e.g., H.264).
  • Worked with or implemented embedded hardware drivers.
  • Machine learning, AI, video, image, audio, or signal processing algorithm design in C/C ++.

Benefits

Compensation includes salary, paid holidays, PTO, health insurance, dental, vision, life/disability, 401K match, stock options, parental leave and education reimbursement. Flexible schedule.

Salary Range: $82k to 123k per year depending on experience.

About SightLine

SightLine Applications has two offices, Hood River and Portland, OR. The Hood River office includes sales/marketing, software engineering, and support teams. Our Portland office includes manufacturing, software, hardware engineering, and QA teams. The two offices are in constant communication and get together regularly to discuss ongoing projects and new opportunities. When we’re not working remotely, we work in an open office plan where we actively communicate about projects and customers throughout the day.  SightLine is a member of the Gorge Technology Alliance and regularly sponsors Capstone teams at Portland State University.

SightLine Applications, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.  Our ongoing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts help us to continually improve support for employees.

We’re always looking for new talent to add to our team. Don’t think this job description is the perfect fit?  Send us your resume and a cover letter telling us who you are and why you want to work at SightLine.

Contact

Please send resume and cover letter to: hr@sightlineapplications.com

No recruiters, please.

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Sales Engineer - Hood River, OR

SightLine Applications is currently seeking a smart and talented person to join our team selling cutting edge video processing systems to a global customer base. A strong candidate will be flexible to meet new demands from day to day. We are a small and innovative company looking for someone who is enthusiastic about making a significant contribution.

Position

You will be part of the technical sales team, ensuring effective, positive, customer support:

Sales

  • Support new and existing customers through a technical sales process
  • Use a comprehensive system understanding and engineering skills to provide integration recommendations and answer technical questions.
  • Build professional relationships and manage customer stories (international and domestic).
  • Communicate with customers directly and through international resellers (primarily using email).
  • Generate new leads through strategic outreach.
  • Work collaboratively within the BD group to generate quotes and process purchase orders.
  • Work collaboratively with the technical support team to maintain customer satisfaction.

Product Roadmap Development

  • Use customer feedback and technical expertise to help guide product development.
  • Identify and communicate opportunities for improvement within technical documentation, support, and engineering.

Marketing and Communications

  • Participate in group communications and marketing projects
  • Collaborate and make recommendations identifying trade shows, conferences, and events most valuable to attend.
  • Travel and trade show attendance (estimated 10% travel)

Requirements

Candidate should have experience and confidence with the following:

  • 3+ years demonstrated experience with system or product engineering
  • Experience in customer service environment, technical sales, or support.
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or another relative field or equivalent experience
  • Superior communication skills (written, verbal).
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook, and Google suite.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a collaborative team.
  • Must be US Citizen or Green card holder.

Beneficial Experience (not required)

  • Work on ISR and/or optronics systems
  • Navigation of civil and defense systems projects and contracts.
  • Proficiency in QuickBooks.
  • Remote work as part of a collaborative team.
  • Working at a small company or start-up environment.

Benefits

You will have the opportunity for rapid skill development, working directly with customers, and an experienced team to deliver market-leading products.

Compensation includes salary, paid holidays (10 days/year), PTO (20 days to start), health and dental plan, 401K, schedule flexibility. Up to 10% travel. Salary Range:  $75k-100k annually, depending on experience.

About SightLine

SightLine Applications has two offices, Hood River and Portland, Oregon. The Hood River office includes the sales/marketing and engineering teams. Although we are currently all working remotely, we work in an open office plan and actively communicate about projects and customers throughout the day. Our office has fresh coffee (roasted locally) and a casual work environment. We are looking for someone that is eager to join the team and is excited about Hood River.

The Portland location includes production, HW engineering, SW engineering and support. The two offices are in constant communication (IM, telephone, Slack) and get together on a regular schedule (weekly telecon, monthly in-person) to discuss ongoing projects and new opportunities.

SightLine Applications, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.  Our ongoing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion efforts help us to continually improve support for employees.

Contact

Please send resume and cover letter to: hr@sightlineapplications.com

No recruiters, please.

Download a PDF version.

Don’t think these roles are a perfect fit? And would like to work at a company that is engineering focused with awesome co-workers? We are always happy to hear from talented, amazing people who are interested in working at SightLine. Send us your resume with a cover letter about who you are and why you’d like to work at SightLine to hr@sightlineapplications.com with ‘Interested in Working at SightLine’ as the subject.