Facebook LED Hardware Engineer, Micro-assembly in Cork, Ireland


Oculus Research (Facebook Inc.) has an exciting opportunity within its R&D Group at Cork for a technology development engineer who will play a key role in the developing the assembly technologies of our next generation displays. The ideal candidate will have a background in one or more of the following disciplines; Materials Science, Electronics, Physics, Optics, Robotics, Mechatronics, or Mechanical Engineering. Any experience in the manipulation and handling of devices in the region of a few microns will be particularly relevant. The job is particularly suited to a technology development engineer who wishes to further develop their career in a vibrant and fast-moving research environment. This is a full-time position based in our Cork office, Ireland.

Required Skills:

  1. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading LED packaging and micro-assembly development including:

  2. Micro-packaging and device handling at a micro-scale.

  3. Identifying materials for novel packaging techniques at micro-scale.

  4. Supporting the development of state-of-art LED and display assembly processes and hardware.

  5. Identification of and management of external assembly partners.

  6. Work closely with other cross-functional members to define advanced micro-assembly solutions.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree, preferably graduate study and qualifications in Materials Science, Electronics, Physics, Optics, Robotics, Mechatronics, or Mechanical Engineering. And experience in some or all of the following:

  2. Micro-assembly and micro-packaging.

  3. Opto-electronic, compound semiconductors.

  4. Deep understanding of surface chemistry and behavior of materials at micro-scale.

  5. Deep knowledge of material characterization tools and methods at micro and nano-scale.

  6. Knowledge of optical properties of materials at micro-scale.

  7. Knowledge of automation and positioning at micro-scale, including control and machine vision is an asset.

  8. Experience with the interaction of materials, processes, and equipment.

  9. Experience in large data-set handling and analysis.

  10. Managing partners and subcontractors from a technical and project management perspective.

  11. Promote and support innovation to facilitate IP generation as appropriate.

Industry: Internet