Microsoft AR/VR Job | Senior Opto-Mechnanical Engineer – Mixed Reality and Advanced Optics

Job(岗位): Senior Opto-Mechnanical Engineer – Mixed Reality and Advanced Optics

Type(岗位类型): Hardware Engineering

Citys(岗位城市): Espoo, Finland

Date(发布日期): 2021-12-21


The Mixed Reality HW and Advanced Optics Team in Finland is expanding to include novel optical cloud systems for Azure’s datacenter infrastructure. We are seeking a highly motivated Senior Opto-Mechanical Engineer to join our fresh Advanced Optics for the Cloud Team to develop the disruptive technology for cloud storage systems.

If you are passionate about applying your engineering skills to turn the disruptive technologies of today into the hardware of the future and want to work on a team dedicated to a culture of inclusion, growth mindset and collaboration, we need you!

As a Senior Opto-Mechanical Engineer, you’ll get to understand mechanical requirements like stability, vibration resistance, speed of the movements and so on, of novel cloud storage system. You’ll also learn about the fascinating world of data storage and how to best serve our customers through automation and robotics.

You’ll be working in a world class multi-disciplinary team of optics, electronics and mechanics specialists and a leadership that will guide and help you grow on your career. Your creativity and imagination will be put to great use as you discover and overcome the challenges encountered when pioneering new technologies and applying known technologies in novel ways.

This is a great opportunity to join us and be on the very frontline of this new and exciting optical data storage innovation.


Required Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Mechanical, Robotics, Electronic, Systems engineering with experience in robotics, or related hardware engineering discipline.
  • 5+ years product development experience in mechanical engineering
  • Excellent technical design skills and proven ability to drive complex multidisciplinary system designs
  • Strong problem-solving skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD preferred
  • Experience leading engineering teams
  • Experience in industrial design, model-based systems engineering, machine vision, and design for manufacture
  • Robotics industrial design experience

Join us as an Opto-Mechanical Engineer and be one who empowers billions!

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



  • Lead the mechanical engineering for future optical storage systems, including concept designing mechanical architecture and specification
  • Minimize technical and development risks applying an end-2-end systems opto-mechanical engineering approach for manufacture
  • Evaluate system costs and understand compromises of different opto-mechanical and robotics concepts
  • Optimization of opto-mechanical and robotics sub-subsystem concepts to maximize the system-level performance
  • Design of engineering verification tests and sub system prototypes
  • Lead and manage the team comprised of both internal and external resources to execute on the design, verification, and implementation opto-mechanical solutions, including supply chain evaluation
  • Create clarity in a complex organization with multiple stakeholders, including external partners
  • Building and leading the mechanical engineering team, including talent hiring and people skill development


  • Mechanical and opto-mechanical design for manufacture in industrial and consumer applications
  • Excellent communication skills that can provide clarity to audiences that include customers, peers, and executive leadership
  • Systems-thinking, and ability to partition complex systems into clear mechanical engineering architectures
  • Ability to leverage the strengths of a multi-disciplinary team, which backgrounds in physics, research, software, hardware engineering, and product development
  • Good understanding on industrial robotic systems and agile consumer automation systems
  • Ability to apply engineering methodology to reduce technical risk and create innovative automation solutions.
  • Familiarity with high-speed high-robustness mechanical systems, robotic consumer product development preferred