Senior Opto-Mechanical Engineer

San Mateo, CA, US

Job Description / Skills Required

We are seeking a top-tier candidate for the role of Opto-Mechanical Engineer to architect, design, qualify and document opto-mechanical components and assemblies. You will own the mechanical design of lenses and camera modules from concept to mass production and have a direct impact on the world-class GoPro image quality.

What You Will Do 

  • Own all aspects of opto-mechanical design for camera modules, including contributions to image quality from design concept to mass production
  • Own the opto-mechanical design and validation of optical accessories
  • Design and document lens assembly and sensor board mechanical control outlines
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define optimum camera architecture, enable advanced assembly processes and fully qualify the optical system
  • Coordinate with operations and manufacturing teams for high volume processes and production
  • Coordinate with overseas lens and production part vendors to ensure high quality and on-time product development execution

Skills We’re Excited About

  • B.S. in Mechanical or Opto-mechanical Engineering
  • 5+ years CAD experience (Creo, Solidworks, or NX)
  • Environmental test experience (shock, vibe, thermal cycling, drop)
  • Experience generating Mechanical Control Outline (MCO) files and 2D prints for inspection
  • Design experience with lenses and camera modules for consumer electronics devices
  • High volume mass production experience
  • Work experience with Asia ODM partners and manufacturing suppliers 

 

Why Work With Us?

Create your own destiny. GoPro enables you and trusts you to get your own job done, because we believe that autonomy in role brings out the best in our employees.

Live your best life. We’ve adopted remote and flexible work arrangements to support work at GoPro alongside our commitment to supporting employee wellbeing, belonging and connection with one another.

Work with leading edge technologies. We encourage employees to cultivate and use the latest and greatest technology, to provide the best solutions to serve our customers. We celebrate creative solutions that bring innovation to GoPro technology.

GoPro Highlights

  • Get your very own GoPro camera + gear
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance – premiums are 100% paid for employees, 80% paid for dependents
  • Life insurance and disability benefits
  • Generous time off policy
  • 12 weeks paid parental leave for new parents
  • Pre-tax and Roth 401(k) options
  • Discounted employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • LiveHealthy monthly wellness reimbursement
  • Innovative remote-friendly wellness classes and events
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Professional + personal development opportunities, i.e. LinkedIn Learning, technology trainings, certifications, Peer-to-Peer learning, conferences and more
  • Opportunities to get involved in the causes that you care about (annual camera donation + volunteer events)

We strive for the day that no group can be described as underrepresented at GoPro – whether as part of our brand or in our workforce. We are committed to providing a more inclusive, representative, equal, just, and happy world. GoPro is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The pay range for this role is between $116,450 – $157,550. Actual pay within the range is dependent on multiple factors, including your residence location and prior work experience. Equity, benefits, and a discretionary bonus may be additional forms of compensation for this role and are not included in the provided pay range.