Meta AR/VR Job | Hardware Systems Architect – AR/VR Interactions Research & Development

Job(岗位): Hardware Systems Architect – AR/VR Interactions Research & Development

Type(岗位类型): Research | Solutions Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Redmond, WA

Date(发布日期): 2022-4-22


As a Hardware Architect in AR/VR Interactions Research at Meta Reality Labs (FRL), you will define the architecture and design of next-generation end-to-end Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality (VR/AR) systems and interactions concept prototypes. You will direct architecture across a dynamic cross-functional team including electrical, mechanical, firmware and software engineers. This role will be a key participant in Proof of Concepts (POC) or Proof of Experience (POE) system architecture decisions, be responsible for defining critical hardware systems and providing hardware engineering leadership and direction to engineering development teams, guide and enable ME, EE, and SW interaction collaboration, provide HW architecture support to various research or incubation programs. This role is expected to provide direct architectural leadership to various hardware teams operating in FRL Research & Product Interaction Research space.


15+ years of industry experience in hardware design or electrical engineering architecture roles.

Bachelor in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering.

Track record and demonstrated leadership experience in developing hardware and software technologies into research or consumer products.

Experience thinking strategically and executing methodically in an entrepreneurial environment.

Collaboration and relationship-building experience, working with all levels of management and individual contributors internally and externally.


Guide hardware engineering teams in defining, designing, and developing hardware platforms for AR/VR research programs.

Develop outstanding strategic relationships with engineering, research, design, and user research teams to help define research requirements and architecture.

Direct architecture and design overall hardware engineering solutions for end-to-end future VR/AR devices and experiences.

Lead across complex teams and projects towards planning, engineering and standing-up VR/AR POCs or POEs.

Coordinate system design integration and POC/POE realization with Experiences, Design, ME, EE, FW, SW, Automation, Test and Calibration teams.

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

MS/PhD in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Demonstrated experience applying new ideas and novel approaches to system architectures, with a keen knowledge of industry leverage/trends/directions.

Familiarity with AR/VR or wearable technologies.