Microsoft AR/VR Job | Senior Director – Mixed Reality

Job(岗位): Senior Director – Mixed Reality

Type(岗位类型): Hardware Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Espoo, Finland

Date(发布日期): 2022-5-18


Do you have the passion to work for one of the most exciting products in Microsoft and develop revolutionary technology to empower people and organizations to achieve more?

In Mixed Reality, we have a diverse team of experts with backgrounds in optics, micro- and nanofabrication, materials, integration, automation, and other fields. We develop technology solutions from concept phase to volume readiness. Our inventions and technologies are key enablers for next generations of Mixed Reality hardware devices.

We are looking for a Leader to lead cross-functional engineering teams, to ensure and foster a collaborative culture across the teams and model the company’s values. The role requires a solid technical experience from optics to semiconductor fabrication, ability to lead highly cross-functional teams, strong leadership skills and commitment to diversity and inclusion. In this role you will lead the senior engineering teams to drive state-of-the-art technology development, partner closely with other leaders to drive alignment across the domains and lead key technical projects across Microsoft business units. To succeed in this position, you will need to have a mix of technical and strategic experience with an ability to build, manage and lead strong engineering teams.


  • 10+ years of relevant professional experience including technical experience and leading and growing cross-functional teams
  • Proven track record of driving for operational excellence in R&D and manufacturing environments
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to influence and impact without direct power
  • Ability to coordinate and influence across organizational boundaries, time zones, and cultures
  • Creative mindset with ability to solve complex problems on a timely manner
  • Ability to think strategically while being able to keep several projects moving forward in parallel
  • Master’s Degree or similar in relevant engineering disciplines

Microsoft is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws, regulations and ordinances. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request via the Accommodation request form.

Benefits/perks listed below may vary depending on the nature of your employment with Microsoft and the country where you work.


  • Lead, empower, and grow a diverse team of talents
  • Partner with engineering teams across Mixed Reality to ensure R&D and technology growth
  • Provide leadership in driving clarity for strategy, mission, and objectives
  • Build visibility via achieved technical excellence to attract new opportunities
  • Model, Coach, Care, and enable diverse and inclusive work environment
  • Drive for organizational growth with balanced skillset and capabilities to support new product launches
  • Drive for seamless integration towards other engineering units within Mixed Reality and other key business units