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Sensor Characterization and Applications Engineer Facebook
Redmond, WA

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Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside expert software engineers and research scientists to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world.

Oculus Research, the research division of Oculus (Facebook), is looking for a world-class Sensor Characterization & Applications Engineer to support the development of next generation image sensors. The successful candidate will be part of the sensing team innovating, developing and integrating hardware and algorithms for future generations of HMD devices.


* Collaborate with internal and external design team, computer vision scientists, optical experts and system architects to develop next generation sensor technologies

Develop and implement sensor characterization plan for sensors & technologies

Support internal sensor customers in their sensors and modules use

Develop and implement light projection system

Responsible for lab operations, test bench and optical equipment

Responsible for data collection, processing algorithm development, and test automation

Responsible for managing external vendors on test bring up

Responsible for sensor debugging, design of experiments to solve issues

International and domestic travel may be required


* 4+ years of industry experience in sensor fundamentals, operation and performance metrics

Working knowledge of optics, radiometry, photometry and image analysis

Experience working in an electro-optical laboratory environment

Programming Experience: C/C++, MATLAB, Python LabVIEW, etc.

Experience in cross multi-disciplinary boundaries to drive system solutions


* M.S in Electrical Engineering, Optics, Physics, or a related discipline.

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