Apply Now

To apply for this role, email us with your CV by clicking the link below.

By clicking “Submit Application”, you agree to our privacy and cookie policy.

Submit application

As a Graduate R&D Engineer, you will support research and development activities for next generation AR displays while developing your skills and experience within a fast-paced start up environment. The role focuses on different aspects of R&D in the field of optical engineering.

The role

  • Based in our offices in Oxfordshire you will be part of a waveguide team
  • You will help design and build new experimental systems aimed to provide a deeper understanding of our waveguides
  • You will work on extracting key features of WG and their characteristics to confirm predictive power of our models and improve them by feeding back the experimental data
  • In depth analysis of optical measurement systems and obtained data
  • You will be a part of various R&D activities giving you an opportunity to grow your skillset in many areas of optics and physics
  • You will coordinate activities with internal technical and commercial teams to ensure delivery of deadlines are met

What we like to see

  • BSc or Masters in Optical Engineering, Photonics, Physics or similar
  • Understanding of diffractive and imaging optics
  • Interest in research projects and keen to learn
  • Practical and theoretical skills in optics
  • Hands-on experience with lab work, optical setup building and aligning
  • Competence in a programming language (Python/Matlab/C/LabView/…)
  • Experience with optical lab equipment and light sources
  • Familiarity with various optical metrology techniques i.e. interferometry
  • You will be working in a fast-paced environment so it is essential that you can prioritise your workload

Bonus

  • Completed optics or engineering internship during studies
  • A relevant University research project in the field of optics which included experimental work

Written by