Opto-Mechanical Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Opto-Mechanical Engineer will design, test and analyze performance of micro-optical components and assemblies, as well as assist in development of new systems and improvement of existing systems.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develops component, sub-system and system specifications.Designs opto-mechanical systems and assemblies for laser systems, or more complex systems.
  • Designs basic test setups, test protocols, and reports.
  • Performs data collection and analysis related to the performance of optical components and assemblies.
  • Communicates constructively with other engineering specialists, non-specialists and suppliers to facilitate process and product development and improvement.
  • Communicates with suppliers for the creation of pre-production prototype parts.Performs verification testing related to opto-mechanical components and assemblies.
  • Supports Manufacturing and QA in solving production problems related to manufacturing processes, component design, and assembly structure as needed.
  • Reviews and corrects technical documentation as needed.
  • Under supervision, conducts training for the Quality Assurance and Manufacturing personnel on issues related to optical and mechanical components or assemblies.

EXPERIENCE/REQUIREMENTS

  • Masters or EQUIVALENT of Mechanical/Optical Engineering
  • 5 Years of Experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Proficiency in Comsol, Solidworks and Zemax
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced, changing environment
  • Ability to problem solve under pressure
  • Ability to build strong business relationships with various levels of customers
  • Strong work ethic with the capacity to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Experience with micro-optics is a strong plus 

ITAR REQUIREMENTS

To conform to U.S. Government technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, a lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.