Apple AR/VR Job | Optical System Engineer

Job(岗位): Optical System Engineer

Citys(岗位城市): Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland

Date(发布日期): 2023-2-10


Apple’s display technology team features a collaborative environment with creative and world-class products and cutting edge technologies. Team provides opportunities for individuals to contribute across a wide spectrum of disciplines. Best in class engineering excellence and thoroughness are expected and encouraged. Innovation, IP and patent creation are highly supported and valued. Opening up the boundaries to design and ship innovative products with outstanding technologies and user experiences are the main goals of our team.

Join us in crafting solutions the world doesn’t know of yet. To be successful, you should be able to thrive in a dynamic, agile, multi-disciplinary, and hands-on environment that values engineering excellence, creativity, and innovation.


Thorough understanding and experiences in imaging optical system design, modeling and performance quantification.

Proficiency in one or more optical modeling tools for imaging optics, e.g. Zemax, LightTools, etc.

Fast learner with solid foundation in imaging optics, imaging sensor, illumination, and optomechanics.

Strong analytical model building and problem solving capability

Strong quantitative data analysis abilities, using JMP, Matlab, or equivalent tools.

Strong ability to communicate clearly and efficiently across a range of technical disciplines with a broad slate of stakeholders, including management, peers, and suppliers.

Experiences in following fields is a plus: OCT, LIDAR, microscopy, AR/VR display, wavefront metrology, and optical grating.


You will be responsible for designing and developing industry leading, factory deployable optical metrology systems for calibrating, characterizing, and testing optical modules and components, during NPI (new product introduction) stage, with the supports from SW/HW cross-functional teams.

Design and specify optical metrology system and key components, e.g. lens, optical relays, image sensing module, photodetectors, light sources,… 

Derive optical metrology instruments’ quantified requirements, through analytics, numerical modeling, and bench-top testing. 

Lead optical instrument vendors for customization when needed. Validate and qualify the instrument performance to meet mass production requirements.

Define calibration & measurement Engineering Requirement Specification (ERS) for optical instruments and automated systems.

Conduct HW/SW validation and FA for optical metrology systems.

Analyze large amounts of lab data and NPI data for validation, FA, and improvement purposes.

Provide crisp and rigorous presentation and report, on subjects listed above. And communicate with a broad range of cross-functional teams.

Require domestic and international travel for work (up to 20%)