Principal Optical Design Engineer

Huawei is seeking an innovative, passionate, technology driven Principal Optical Design and Development Engineer for a role in design and analysis of diffraction gratings, waveguides and imaging and illumination systems. This includes the optical design, mechanical design, development, documentation, and verification of high-volume, low-cost optics and related components including sensors and emitters.

As the Principal Optical Design Engineer – Diffractive Optics you will need to demonstrate the ability to work concurrently with peripheral teams in creating innovative optical systems.

In this role you will be responsible for optical design, technical planning, and technologies construction in AR/VR. You will design the top level optics solution of AR/VR with excellent user experience and will be responsible for the R&D of optics technologies for future generation of AR/VR devices.


Master’s or PhD, in optical engineering, optical science, or electrical engineering preferred
10+ years of work experience in optical design and development with relevant experience in AR/VR product development
Deep understanding of diffraction grating theory and expertise in modeling and design algorithms for gratings, waveguides and diffractive optics
Proven track record of taking a high volume optical product from concept to high volume production
Innovative spirit with ability to track the trend of technology development and familiar with industrial sources
Experience using a ray-tracing program for design, analysis, optimization and tolerance
Fluent English with great intercultural social and communication skills and a strong ability to work on international teams
Experience designing with mechanical CAD development tools (i.e. ProE or SolidWorks) is a plus
Working knowledge and experience with color science and colorimetry would be recommended

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