Optical Engineer – Rapid Design and Prototyping | Edmund Optics

Essential Functions: • Develop optical performance system tests and test devices • Assist in the evaluation and feasibility study of new designs • Work on various projects as assigned by management • Organize and follow through on assigned projects in an independent manner, including project schedule • Evaluate and troubleshoot opto-mechanical assemblies, or optical\mechanical fabrication processes • Develop assembly, fabrication, and test procedures • May be required to use a ladder to organize or obtain supplies • May be required to use machining equipment and power tools to modify parts or equipment • Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations

Qualifications: To perform this position successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required Skills & Abilities: • Read and understand assembly drawings, blue prints, work orders and work instructions. • Intermediate/advanced mechanical skills. • Intermediate/advanced computer skills.

Education/Experience: B.S. Degree in Optical Engineering or Physics and/or 10 years assembly\test experience.

Physical Requirements: Ability to sit or stand for long periods of time; ability to travel; work in office setting.

Other Requirements: • US Citizenship or permanent residence required

About the Company Edmund Optics is a leading supplier of optical components, designing and manufacturing a wide array of multi-element lenses, lens coatings, imaging systems, and opto-mechanical equipment. Recently voted #1 Preferred Supplier of Optical Components in the US by Readex Research, we are proud to assist customers in a wide variety of applications from medical devices to inspection systems to laboratory research. While Edmund Optics is well known for its catalog, we offer much more to customers, including a wide array of engineering and manufacturing services. Our worldwide presence in the United States, Japan, China, Germany, Korea, the United Kingdom and Singapore allows us to service a global audience with local support and languages. Edmund Optics remains focused on providing our customers with the largest selection and inventory of optical components in the world, along with quick delivery and outstanding technical support. We invite you to learn more about our dynamic company and culture online at: www.edmundoptics.com.

Benefits We recognize people as our most valuable asset. Our competitive salary and benefits package includes matching 401k, dental insurance, medical insurance, disability benefits, prescription drug coverage, confidential employee assistance programs, pre-tax accounts for health care, reimbursement for health club costs, life insurance, a vision-care plan, paid company holidays, and tuition reimbursement. Relocation support available for qualified candidates.


Contact Information Human Resources

Apply Here: http://jobs.workinoptics.com/jobs/8915040/optical-engineer-rapid-design-and-prototyping