Meta AR/VR Job | Optical Systems Engineer

Job(岗位): Optical Systems Engineer

Type(岗位类型): Hardware

Citys(岗位城市): Shanghai, China

Date(发布日期): 2022-12-1


The Facebook Reality Labs focuses on moving state-of-art display and optical technologies forward for Facebook’s AR/VR products. The team is responsible for developing and maturing technologies for component design, novel manufacturing processes, metrology, and system integration.

The Optical Product Development team is looking for a creative Optical Systems Engineer to develop and lead new optical module development for Facebook products. You will work cross-functionally with electrical, mechanical, display, sensor, and other optics teams to ensure the performance and realization of optical products.


Experience communicating and collaborating in a cross-functional team environment.

Experience working with uncertainty and directing cross-functional teams to manage the risk portfolio at different stages of product development.

Experience in at least one of the following: Image quality evaluation, Stray light molding and analysis, Camera module or lens testing and characterization, Imaging optics design and manufacturing, Illumination optics design and manufacturing, Display/backlight design and development, Polarization, Visual Optics, or Optical testing and metrology.

Experience using both logical and creative thinking to solve problems.

Experience in at least one of the following optical software design packages: Zemax, Code V, LightTools, FRED, or ASAP.

Bachelor’s degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related technical discipline.

Demonstrated history of optical system engineering and cross-functional product development.

Understanding of tolerancing of sequential or non-sequential optical systems.

5+ years of industry experience in the areas mentioned above.


Change the landscape of capabilities of AR and VR.

Identify new concepts and system architectures to develop innovative processes that improve optical performance and system cost.

Work closely across the optics, display, mechanical, and other cross-functional engineering teams to define, develop, realize, and simulate a variety of optical systems.

Work closely with the quality, test engineering, and technical operations teams to transition architect systems into mass production.

Distill product-level requirements to optical system design and requirements.

Perform requirement flow down and budgeting to various subsystems.

Create and maintain engineering specifications.

Specify key performance indicators, test methods, and test requirements for components and systems.

Work closely with domestic and international vendors.

Up to 25% domestic and international travel.

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Advanced degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or a related technical discipline.

Experience working in a fast-paced startup environment.

10+ years of industry experience.

Experience in statistical analysis using JMP, MATLAB, or similar programs.

Experience in both sequential and non-sequential optics.

Experience in tolerancing both sequential and non-sequential optical systems.