Meta AR/VR Job | Motion Sensor Characterization Engineer

Job(岗位): Motion Sensor Characterization Engineer

Type(岗位类型): Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Redmond, WA

Date(发布日期): 2022-1-31


Meta Reality Labs (RL) Sensors Team is helping build novel products in Augmented and Virtual Reality. Meta AR/VR research and development in Sensors and Sensing Systems is driving the state-of-the-art forward through relentless innovation. Our team explores, develops, and delivers new cutting-edge technologies that serve as the foundation of current and future AR/VR products at Meta. We are looking for candidates with expertise in Motion Sensor characterization and test system bring-up to help with the development of novel hardware devices within the RL Sensors Team, while collaborating with experts across multiple domains.


M.S. in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or related fields

5+ years’ experience with setup, management, and execution of sensor characterization equipment such as temperature chamber, vacuum chamber, shaker table, rate table, scanning laser vibrometer, bend and torsion tester or similar equipment

5+ years’ hands-on laboratory experience with mechanical and electrical hardware bring-up and debug

Experience in test software development using NI LabVIEW or similar programming environments

Demonstrated experience with gyroscopes, accelerometers, pressure sensor and/or magnetometer characterization and qualification

Experience with statistical analysis using MATLAB, Python or similar programming environments

Demonstrated experience in generating high-quality test & characterization reports


Collaborate with other researchers and engineers across both hardware and research teams at Meta to develop experiments, prototypes, and characterization methodologies for AR/VR systems

Mentor and work with the team to help design, setup, and run practical experiments on motion sensors such as IMUs, pressure sensors and magnetometers

Lead standardization of motion sensor characterization test flow by creating test plan, developing test standards, and building up standard data analysis routines

Own execution, interpretation, and reporting of sensor characterization results

Drive root cause investigation of any observed discrepancies in test results through DOE, model verification and failure analysis as needed

Provide technical guidance to product teams on motion sensor integration based on characterization results

Define, architect, design and drive implementation of scalable test infrastructure

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

5+ years’ experience with scripting environments such as Python, MATLAB, or C/C++

5+ years’ experience in test software development using NI LabVIEW or similar programming environments

Experience in developing test specifications and knowledge of industry standards

Knowledge of sensor architectures, analog and digital readout circuit, and SPI/I2C communication protocols

Demonstrated experience working effectively in a highly cross-functional team environment

Experience in testing and characterization of consumer electronics devices

High levels of creativity and quick problem-solving skills