Mechanical Engineer

Posted 23 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 virtual, augmented, and mixed reality experiences.
We are seeking a Mechanical Engineer with experience in wearable system design and hands-on prototyping who can work with a team of researchers to design, integrate, and characterize prototype wearable bioinstrumentation systems. More broadly, the chosen candidate will work with a diverse and highly interdisciplinary team of researchers and engineers and will have access to cutting edge technology, resources, and testing facilities.

  • Rapid prototyping of mechanical components and systems, including CAD design, fabrication, assembly, and integration into wearable systems or test environments
  • Establish hardware subsystem testing and validation plans, building test fixtures and running experiments as needed
  • Working with neuroscientists, optical scientists, comfort researchers, and machine learning researchers to help design, setup, and run system level experiments and human studies related to sensor systems
  • Working closely with researchers to understand their goals and elicit system architecture requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of industry experience working on mechanical designs and prototyping in collaborative, cross functional environments
  • Experience in (CAD/solid modeling in NX or SolidWorks) with experience designing for human factors
  • Experience across manufacturing and prototyping techniques (machining, 3D printing, elastomer molding, textiles, etc.)
  • Experience with hardware integration and testing
  • Interpersonal experience: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related field
  • 3+ years of industry experience working on mechanical designs and prototyping in collaborative, cross functional environments
  • Experience in (CAD/solid modeling in NX or SolidWorks) with experience designing for human factors
  • Experience across manufacturing and prototyping techniques (machining, 3D printing, elastomer molding, textiles, etc.)
  • Experience with hardware integration and testing
  • Interpersonal experience: cross-group and cross-culture collaboration
  • Must obtain work authorization in country of employment at the time of hire, and maintain ongoing work authorization during employment

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Mechanical Engineer
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