Senior Optical Engineer | Compound Photonics

Date Posted: 
Friday, October 5, 2018
Position Location: 
Chandler, AZ
Job Description: 

Purpose of the Role:

Compound Photonics seeks a Senior Optical Engineer to help lead the definition and development of complex, state-of-the-art display systems for AR/MR applications.  In addition, the successful candidate will facilitate the integration of CP displays into customer products by providing applications support and reference designs.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Support customer incorporation of CP display systems
  • Supply feedback on display system performance
  • Offer insight into display industry trends
  • Perform detailed optical design of display products and test systems
  • Develop advanced phase-only display algorithms
  • Lead cross functional systems engineering meetings
  • Advance display characterization methodology

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

  • BS in Optical Engineering or related field
  • Optical system design (sequential & non-sequential)
  • Computational optics
  • Scientific programming (MATLAB, Python, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently with close attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Education, Skills and Experience:

  • MS or PhD in Optical Sciences or related field
  • Near-eye displays
  • Computer Generated Holograms (CGHs)
  • Basic electronics
  • Opto-mechanics
  • Liquid-Crystal-on-Silicon (LCoS) microdisplays