Facebook Computer Vision Engineer, Eye Tracking in Menlo Park, California


The Oculus team at Facebook is helping more people around the world come together and connect through world-class VR hardware and software. With global departments dedicated to VR research, computer vision, haptics, social interaction, and more, Oculus is committed to driving the state of the art forward through relentless innovation. VR’s potential to change the world is immense—and we’re just getting started.

Our Core Tech team explores, develops, and delivers new cutting-edge technologies that serve as the foundation of current and future Oculus products. From mixed reality and human interaction to natural inputs and beyond, Core Tech is focused on taking new technologies from early concept to the product level while iterating, prototyping, and realizing the human value and new experiences they open up.

Computer vision and machine learning are core to creating great virtual reality technology. As a Computer Vision Engineer at Oculus you'll be solving challenging problems that will help transform virtual reality from dream into reality. Specifically, we're driving advancements in eye tracking and gaze estimation, which involves work with stereo imaging, 3D geometry and image processing. We're seeking a dedicated engineer to join our team and contribute to the future of eye tracking in VR.

Required Skills:

  1. Design, develop and implement new novel eye tracking and gaze estimation algorithms across all Oculus products

  2. Contribute to cutting edge research in computer vision that can be applied to future Oculus products

  3. Devise data-driven techniques to characterize the performance of eye tracking systems

  4. Utilize multiple sensors and tracking systems to integrate eye tracking into a computer vision framework

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. MSc in Computer Vision, Computer Science or a related technical field

  2. 5+ years' experience developing computer vision algorithms

  3. 5+ years' experience working in the areas of 3D reconstruction, SLAM, object detection and tracking and/or computer graphics

  4. C++ coding experience

  5. Experience with algorithm evaluation and determination of criteria

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. PhD degree in Computer Vision, Computer Science or a related technical field

  2. Publications in top-tier journals and conferences

  3. Experience coding in C++, Python and/or MATLAB

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.