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Optronics R&D Engineer

Tobii Tech focuses on integrating Tobii’s core eye tracking technologies and user experiences into VR/AR headsets, laptops, games, smartphones, cars, and many more platforms and products. We’ve built a vibrant ecosystem for PC gaming and we are now rapidly expanding into the VR and AR space. If you want to be one of the pioneers that take eye-based interactions to new, exciting mass markets, we may have just the job for you!

Tobii Tech’s Platform R&D is expanding in every corner and we are now looking for even more optronics R&D engineers to keep up the development pace!

As an optronics R&D engineer in this fabolous team you will participate in research projects as well as design and develop eye tracking modules.

Platform R&D is the engineering department in Tobii Tech developing the core platforms for both internal and external customers. The platforms consist of Tobii custom made cameras, NIR illuminators and FW/SW that process images on chip or host and calculate signals such as eye position and gaze coordinates.

The role and responsibilities

In this role, you will be working in a large R&D organization with top talented and highly motivated individuals that will challenge you to continue to develop your skills.

Your days will be filled with

  • Design and develop new illuminator and camera modules together with our suppliers
  • Participate in research projects to develop new concepts and technologies.
  • Support analysis of production quality.
  • Develop new simulation tools.
  • Build test-sets in our lab.
  • Interact with other development teams.

Travelling to conferences and partners around the world is part of the job.

All our jobs at Tobii are about innovation, passion and not the least - making things real.

We are looking for someone who

  • Has an M.Sc. or Ph.D. in engineering physics or equivalent.
  • Has at least two years of work experience from product development related to optical components.
  • Experience from sourcing from external partners is a merit.
  • Has experience in technical leadership

We find it to be a strong merit if you have experience in using Matlab. Knowledge in ray-tracing programs and test and measurement programs such as LabView is also regarded. If you have any patents or research papers it is also highly appreciated!

To be successful in this role and at Tobii, we think that you are motivated by bringing new ideas into full production. We also expect you to have good communication skills.

Please address your questions to Peter Blixt, and submit your resume through our website as soon as possible, don't wait! At Tobii, we move quickly!

Tobii Life

Working at Tobii is like being in the heart of innovation. Here you get to work on cool creative projects, together with passionate colleagues from all around the world. Our technology brings a voice to people with speech impairments, it helps us understand human behavior and it is revolutionizing the way we interact with technology. Life is short so we choose to spend it building high tech products that matters!

If you want to build a company rather than just work for one. If you take pride in honest hard work and want to perform freely in an open environment where you can be yourself, you will feel right at home.

It’s all about passion, innovation and making things real.

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