Application Engineer, Cameras & Sensors

    • Woodinville, WA

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Facebook Reality Labs is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside technology visionaries and research scientists to create the technology that makes Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world. The Cameras & Sensors group is looking for an Application Engineer to support the development and adoption of next generation CV and RGB cameras and sensors. You will be the resident guide and technical support resource for a multi-function team, advising other teams that are customers of both cameras and sensors.

  • Create camera and sensor reference designs and documentation, detailing the integration necessary with EE, ME, OE, FW & SW teams
  • Work closely with product and system engineering to integrate these custom camera and sensor designs
  • Develop & provide camera and sensor data-sheets, technical white papers, application notes, tutorials and design tools
  • Provide hands-on bring-up and debug support of evaluation boards working with partner hardware engineering teams to diagnose, fix and resolve issues
  • Support firmware, camera and sensor design engineering teams in the collective effort of device and system level testing
  • Collect issues identified through system-level evaluation and convey those to the engineering teams, advocating for fixes and/or improvements to the design, where needed
  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Optics, Physics, or a related discipline and/or experience
  • Experience producing technical documentation of complex systems
  • Experience with CCD or CMOS image sensors
  • Experience producing technical documentation of complex systems
  • Experience working in an electro-optical laboratory environment
  • Firmware development experience using C/C++
  • Experience scripting in Python or MATLAB
  • Experience understanding and communicating complex technical data and information in an appropriate way to audiences
  • Masters or Ph.D. in Electronics, Software, or Imaging related technologies
  • MIPI C-PHY & I3C protocol experience
  • Computer Vision experience
  • AE/FAE experience would be ideal, supporting imaging systems
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