Apple AR/VR Job | Vision Scientist

Job(岗位): Vision Scientist

Citys(岗位城市): Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States

Date(发布日期): 2023-8-7


The Vision Group is looking for an enthusiastic vision scientist to support the development of ground breaking imaging and display solutions and technologies for future Apple products.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about the development, prototyping, and seamless execution of technologies to enable the best front-of-screen user experience of Apple products including Vision Pro, iPhone, iPad, Watch, Mac and more. The team features a highly collaborative and hands-on environment that fosters scientific and engineering excellence, creativity, and innovation in the interdisciplinary areas of vision science, image processing, color science, neuroscience, and optics.


Strong background in mathematical/computational modeling of vision

Knowledge of linear systems theory, Fourier analysis, and digital filtering

Proficiency in Python, Mathematica, MATLAB or similar simulation and modeling tools

Proficiency in machine learning frameworks, such as Tensorflow, PyTorch, or similar

Basic understanding of digital imaging and display software and hardware

Strong analytical & critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English


– Apply vision science to design and evaluation of sophisticated and emerging displays, technologies, and interfaces

– Develop models of early vision to support design of quality metrics for AR/VR and direct view displays

– Develop sophisticated display quality metrics to enable efficient product design

– Integrate vision science knowledge and machine learning to tackle key product and feature design challenges.

– Review archival vision science data to answer fundamental image quality questions

– Design and conduct efficient, robust user studies of human vision and image quality

– Guide feature and spec definition for future products based on image quality metrics

– Develop new products, algorithms, software features, and technologies based on vision science

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Desirable Qualifications:

– Deep and broad knowledge of human vision

– Experience in design, conduct, and analysis of human perception experiments

– Understanding of human visual optics and their relation to visual experience

– Engineering background in digital image processing, color processing

– Familiarity with optometric methods, procedures and practice

– Experience with Psychophysics Toolbox, PsychoPy, QUEST+, or similar tools

– Experience with eye-tracking technology

– Experience in developing apps for macOS or iOS