Location: San Jose, CA

Job Description:

  • Lead the mechanical design for revolutionary head-up display (HUD) products for automotive.
  • Develop and prototype advanced mechanical designs for HUDs.
  • Design and build proof-of-concept prototypes with passive and active mechanically adjustable systems
  • for precise positioning of optical components.
  • Design and develop motor-based beam steering systems.
  • Understand optical systems and develop mechanical designs based on ray traces.
  • Engage with external vendors and generate mechanical design specifications for them.
  • Identify best manufacturing process and materials.


  • Bachelors degree in mechanical engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience in design and development of precision mechanical designs
  • Ability to work independently, with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to transfer optical designs into working mechanical prototypes including adjustable components
  • Extensive experience using SolidWorks
  • Experience with Finite Element Modeling and simulations (ANSYS or similar)
  • Knowledge of electro-mechanical systems and drives
  • Experience with optical mechanical assembly of components
  • Knowledge of machining and optical manufacturing processes
  • Knowledge of motors and drive systems
  • Knowledge of feedback systems
  • Knowledge of ray tracing software such as Zemax is a plus
  • Product development experience for automotive is a plus