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Sr Opto-Electronic Technician

Magic Leap

Magic Leap

Boulder, CO, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

A new paradigm of computing

Magic Leap is a pioneer in spatial computing, developing groundbreaking augmented reality technology that seamlessly blends digital content with the real world. As the creator of the next computing platform, our mixed reality devices unlock new possibilities for how people interact with and experience their surroundings.

Magic Leap could be your place if you want to be part of a united team where everyone is empowered and trusted to make an impact. At Magic Leap, you can explore innovative solutions and use your talents to solve real-world problems. Working alongside industry experts, you can grow your skills and amplify human potential at the intersection of the physical and digital worlds. We know that successful change and progress accelerate diverse perspectives. As we shape our future, everyone's voice matters. Together, we can reimagine the world of work and, with our bold partners, make the impossible possible.

The opportunity

The Product Development and Engineering roles are core of Magic Leap’s revolutionary AR capabilities. These highly collaborative teams are responsible for our organization's engineering and technical operations, performing cutting-edge and complex scientific research and development that is 'defined as we build' to create new AR products, features, and marketplaces. Activities include undertaking research, design, development, and implementation activities to improve Magic Leap’s AR products and services; designing, constructing, testing, and operating equipment; ensuring that standards of quality, cost, safety, reliability, timeliness, and performance are met in production processes; interpreting plans, drawings, and specifications; and collaborating across all Magic Leap teams to ensure our AR product and features provide a high-quality, immersive experience, meeting and exceeding our customer’s needs and our business objectives.

As an Sr Opto-Electronic Technician within our Virtual Optical Assembly Team , the candidate shall contribute to our development of AR display system by assisting with NPI building, testing and analysis of our next generation virtual displays.

The position in an in-office day shift assignment at our Boulder, CO office. Relocation assistance is available.

What you’ll do

  • Review, write, and maintain process documents.
  • Run custom fabrication tools for opto-electronic subassemblies and assemblies.
  • Perform dimensional and display testing on optical assemblies.
  • Communicate technical results.
  • Run process controls and ensure healthy assembly practices.
  • Dimensional measurement of components.

The experience you bring

  • 2 years of professional experience in optics and electronics.
  • HS Diploma or GED. We are most interested in your total experience and professional achievements.
  • Handling of optical components.
  • PC literacy and able to run custom programs.
  • Experience with Spreadsheets.
  • Good problem solving skills and how to communicate issues.
  • Independent worker with good work ethic.
  • Detail oriented mindset for tracking component inventory.

It’s exciting if you also have

  • Knowledge in optics.
  • Understanding mechanical drawings.
  • Handling of small precision opto-electro-mechanical components.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to Equal Employment Opportunities guidelines.


If you need an accommodation during the application, interviewing, or hiring process, you may request an accommodation by emailing ApplicantAccommodation@magicleap.com. Magic Leap will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.

Please note that we do not accept any application documents via (e-)mail. Furthermore, we do not accept applications from recruitment agencies for this role.

All legitimate Magic Leap email communications will end with "@magicleap.com". Please carefully review all emails you receive, to ensure you only engage with legitimate representatives of Magic Leap. For the protection of your Personal Information, do not click any links, open any attachments, or further engage with any suspicious communications. In the event you receive an unexpected or suspicious communication claiming to come from Magic Leap, please reach out directly to TalentAcquisition@magicleap.com for assistance.

Our salary ranges are determined by role, level and location. In addition to salary, Magic Leap offers a discretionary bonus, equity, and a fully comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees.
US Base Salary Range
$54,500$90,900 USD