Hillcrest Labs began with a charter to change and improve the world.

Working at Hillcrest Labs is challenging, fun, and rewarding. Our culture is driven by teamwork, creativity, and a commitment to innovation! We employ a diverse and highly interdisciplinary group of professionals – because when varied ideas and approaches are combined, holistic solutions become stronger.

If you want to help create a cutting edge technology, if you are a born problem solver who sees opportunities when others see challenges, and if you are passionate about intelligent consumer products with superior usability, explore career opportunities at Hillcrest Labs.

Job Openings

To learn more about specific opportunities at Hillcrest or to apply, please send the following information to (no phone calls, please):

  • Letter of motivation, including your area of interest (required)
  • CV / Resume (required)

All positions are based at Hillcrest Labs’ Rockville, Maryland, headquarters. If your experience and qualifications are a good fit for our team, we will contact you to arrange an interview. We regret that we cannot respond to every inquiry, but we will evaluate all submissions for a potential fit.


Field Applications Engineer -

Do you love solving complex problems? Are you a hands-on engineer? Can you clearly communicate technical solutions to others? As the primary technical interface for customers in China and Taiwan, the Field Application Engineer (FAE) will lead the integration of Hillcrest’s market leading Freespace® motion control software into Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and other consumer electronics products. The FAE will work remotely and at customer sites as needed to assist engineering teams with development and design using Hillcrest products. Qualified candidates will have a B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related technical field with 5+ years professional experience in software development and support. Proficiency in embedded systems, C/C++, and Linux/Android required. Language proficiency in English and Chinese is required. Position requires international travel. Onsite work in Rockville, MD or remote work locations within the US considered. Send resume and statement of interest to noting SA4 – FAE in the subject line.


Software Engineer –

Are you a fanatical creator of efficient, high quality software?  Are you comfortable with different computer languages and able to choose the best one for the job at hand?  Do you want to work at a small, fast-paced software company that is changing the way people interact with their TVs, phones, and tablets? If so, bring your expertise in programming to work full-time at Hillcrest Labs!  Our multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary, high tech team needs an innovative and creative software developer to work in Python, C, C++, and Java on Linux and Windows environments.  Qualified candidates will have a B.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Applied Physics or Applied Mathematics with a focus on computer programming or related experience; M.S. preferred.  Proficiency in Python, Perl or shell scripting and sound working knowledge of C++ and Java required.  Send resume and statement of interest to noting PG220 – SW Eng in the subject line.


Hillcrest Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer