Mechanical Engineer

Posted 20 days ago
Main Location
Menlo Park, CA, United States
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At Facebook Reality Labs, FRL, our goal is to explore, innovate and design novel interfaces and hardware subsystems for the next generation of augmented, virtual, and mixed-reality experiences. We are looking for a skilled and motivated Mechanical Engineer to join our team, whose mission is to work with a broad range of multidisciplinary research to advance the state of the art for wearable interaction devices. We are specifically looking for a candidate with Consumer Electronics fundamentals, integration of electronics into soft and flexible systems, and who can work with a team of researchers who are working in functional garments and textiles, haptic rendering techniques, psychophysics, and AR/VR specific human-computer-interaction paradigms. More broadly, the chosen candidate will work with a diverse and highly interdisciplinary team of researchers, designers, and engineers, and will have access to cutting edge technology, resources, and testing facilities.

  • Frame, scope, plan, and execute multidisciplinary research for wearable interaction devices for AR/VR aligned with broader research strategy
  • Work with researchers, designers, engineers, and other roles, to drive softgoods solutions for wearable AR/VR interaction devices
  • Connect and drive collaborations with vendors, academic, and industry labs to advance research in relevant areas
  • Thrive in a dynamic, ambiguous, and cross-disciplinary environment

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS or higher in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience in a mechanical engineering role
  • 4+ years of experience in the mechanical engineering of mass-produced consumer electronics
  • 4+ years of experience in 3D modeling in NX, SolidWorks, or Creo
  • Experience owning scope/schedule/quality/cost for parts/subsystems through every stage of the product development process and collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to deliver high precision assemblies with high cosmetic requirements
  • Experience collaborating closely with EE, DVE, DFX, Safety, HFE to optimize design for PCBAs

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS or higher in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience in a mechanical engineering role
  • 4+ years of experience in the mechanical engineering of mass-produced consumer electronics
  • 4+ years of experience in 3D modeling in NX, SolidWorks, or Creo
  • Experience owning scope/schedule/quality/cost for parts/subsystems through every stage of the product development process and collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to deliver high precision assemblies with high cosmetic requirements
  • Experience collaborating closely with EE, DVE, DFX, Safety, HFE to optimize design for PCBAs

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Mechanical Engineer
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