Optical Systems Engineer

Magic Leap


Job Description

The Optical Systems Engineer will be reporting into the Optical Test & Metrology department focusing on deliverables for calibration. They are expected to be comfortable working in a lab environment. They should be self-considered expert in their respective discipline, being principally responsible for designing in their discipline, and designing and building (in the lab) metrology for testing/verifying the parts they have designed.


  • Responsible for for calibrating (measuring) intrinsic and extrinsic properties of stereo camera pairs.
  • Responsible for using mathematical algorithms (feature detection, calibration, etc)
  • Responsible for using data collection using checkerboards or ARUCOs
  • Responsible for tolerance analysis of calibration algorithm for specific hardware and integration of as-designed optical system parameters for construction of theoretically ideal camera matrices.


  • Skilled user of analysis packages such as MATLAB, R-Soft, Python/SciPy, etc.
  • Experience in camera calibration.  
  • Familiarity with optical design parameters, MTF measurements, distortion and relative illumination measurements, 
  • Experience with fabrication of targets for such measurements and selection of optical system hardware suitable to meet measurement specifications.
  • Experience in algorithm design on or for optical systems; imagers, illuminators, detectors, DAQ systems, or other optical systems


  •  BS with 5 years or a MS with 2 years experience in your respected field

Additional Information

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.
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