Microsoft hiring a Senior Program Manager to improve the camera quality on WP7 phones
The job offer reads:
"Come own image quality for Windows Phone. We are seeking a Senior Program Manager who will be responsible for working with our hardware partners to drive image quality into Windows Phone camera.
- At least 10 years of experience in the camera/imaging industry.
- Proven understanding of the camera/imaging process end-to-end, from how lenses and sensors work, to the manufacturing process, the objective & subjective means through which image quality can be measured.
- Knowledge of industry trends with both established and upcoming technologies.
- BS degree or equivalent in a technical discipline."
It's indisputable that WP7-powered handsets have a room for improvement in the camera department and only time will reveal how the next generation Windows Phone 7 phones will fare in this category.
source: Microsoft via WMPoweruser