About XR Lab

Tencent XR Lab is a creative team dedicated to exploring future XR technologies. You will work with a team of world-class researchers and engineers to build the next generation of hardware and software to bring new user experiences to VR/AR/XR products.


Location: Palo Alto, CA / Bellevue, WA



  • Lead the design and the development of the eye tracking system used for next generation AR/VR products.
  • Define the eye tracking requirements based on the need of the AR/VR/MR user experiences; Translate requirements to sensing HW specifications and down-select the solutions for products.
  • Lead and collaborate with internal or external partners to develop optical technologies and sensing HW to meet eye tracking needs.
  • Bring up, calibrate, test and evaluate the eye tracking prototypes; Define test plans and review results as part of cross-team collaborations.
  • Design and implement metrics to quantify performance quality of the eye tracking subsystem.
  • Collaborate and routinely present technical data to cross functional audiences.


Minimal Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or above degree in Optics, Optical Engineering, EE or other related fields.
  • 2+ years of optical engineering experiences in designing, developing and characterizing the eye tracking technologies and products
  • 3+ years of experiences in designing and developing the imaging sensing hardware for consumer products
  • Hands-on experience setting up and characterizing optical sensing systems in a lab setting
  • Knowledge and experience with lasers, LEDs, drivers and common optical components
  • Proficient with programming languages such as Matlab or Python
  • Strong communication skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experiences in developing and launching the eye tracking system for consumer products
  • In-depth knowledge of eye tracking architectures, modeling, algorithm and calibration
  • Experience leading cross-functional collaboration for sensing system design, manufacturing, calibration and characterization
  • Experiences of managing optics and sensing vendors
  • Knowledge of image processing techniques, CV algorithms and machine learning


Diversity, Equity & Inclusion at Tencent:
Diversity, equity and inclusion are important, interdependent components of our workplace. As an equal opportunity employer, we firmly believe that diverse voices fuel our innovation and allow us to better serve our users and the community. We foster an environment where every employee of Tencent feels supported and inspired to achieve individual and common goals. 

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