Careers - Electrical Engineer, Power Systems | Oculus

Electrical Engineer, Power Systems

Hardware Engineering | Menlo Park, California

As an Electrical Engineer for Power Systems at Oculus you will develop new wearable power systems for Virtual Reality. You will work closely with product design, electrical and firmware engineers on exploration and definition of advanced virtual reality systems. You will own power circuitry and battery system design from prototype to production. You should have deep experience in consumer electronics development and battery technology along with a passion for exploration and experimentation.


  • Ownership of design and implementation of power, battery and charging systems for Oculus products
  • Define portable power system architecture, simulation, specifications, select components and vendors, design and test circuits, firmware interfaces for portable power systems
  • PCB schematic and layout design for Oculus prototypes and products
  • Electrical characterization, validation and test for power systems
  • Lead technology exploration and prototyping of new portable power and charging technology
  • Collaborate with system electrical, firmware, mechanical engineers and industrial designers

Minimum Qualification

  • 5+ years of experience in battery system design for consumer electronics
  • BS or above in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • Experience in battery system design, validation and factory test
  • Experience with free form polymer battery design a plus
  • Experience in Portable product power system design, battery management
  • Experience with firmware and test software development
  • Familiarity with Lithium battery chemistry, packaging and thermal considerations
  • Schematic and board design using Altium or equivalent
  • Experience with board bringup, debug, validation
  • Experience with all types of electronic test equipment
  • In depth understanding of certification requirements for battery systems
  • Ability to travel both domestically and internationally (up to 15%)

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