Display Development Engineer

(Menlo Park, CA)

Careers at Oculus

Part of Facebook

The Oculus team at Facebook builds the VR hardware and platform to let you experience anything, anywhere, with anyone. Additionally, Facebook has teams dedicated to building social experiences in VR that make it easier to spend time with your friends, wherever they are. Virtual reality's potential to connect the world is immense—and we're just getting started. Oculus Research is driving the state of the art forward with breakthrough work in computer vision, advanced optics, eye tracking, mixed reality, and new ways to map the human body.

The mission of the Oculus Hardware Engineering team is to develop and launch world-class hardware that enables next-generation experiences. We work closely with a wide array of creative, technical and operations partners as we push the boundaries of what is possible. We are technological vanguards of the Virtual, Mixed, and Augmented Reality era.

Oculus is looking for an experienced and highly self-motivated display development engineer. This engineer will focus on development of new displays that meet the demanding needs of VR applications.


  • Work as a member of the display design team to specify and realize new display technology for VR applications
  • Work closely with display panel and module vendors throughout the design, sample and engineering validation phases
  • Work closely with display panel and module vendors to develop and implement new processes that enable display VR displays
  • Ensure the technical performance of completed displays
  • Identify, develop, and utilize new vendors and technology for display processes

Minimum Qualifications

  • Prior hands-on experience in at least one of the focus areas:
  • LTPS backplane design
  • LTPS manufacturing
  • Driver IC design and development
  • Display system development
  • Prior experience with the following focus areas:
  • Display calibration, control and tuning
  • Display driver operation, control and tuning
  • Display panel metrology
  • Equipment design and manufacturing for display
  • Organic emitter material design and manufacturing
  • Organic emitter patterning processes
  • AMOLED panel glass processes and manufacturing
  • Display module assembly processes and manufacturing
  • Experience with illumination design programs, such as LightTools, FRED, TracePro, Zemax, or ASAP
  • Communication Skills
  • Prior experience working in a cross-functional team based environment
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally (up to 25% of the time)
  • PhD or MS in Display Engineering, Materials Science, Optical Engineering, Physics or related field with 5+ years of related experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience working at a startup

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