IC Resources Ltd

Optical Engineer

Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£55 - £63 per hour + 6 month contract
Posted
01 Sep 2017
Closes
29 Sep 2017
Ref
J43147
Contact
Parm Shergill
Job Function
Design
Specialist Area
Optoelectronics
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Optical Engineer
Edinburgh, Scotland
6 Month Contract
£55-£63 per hour

IC Resources is currently recruiting for a reputable engineering organisation based in Edinburgh who require an experienced Optical Engineer to join their team to support all current and future projects across the business.

The successful candidate will be required to conduct specialist optical engineering activities in support of development and production projects to ensure timely delivery of high quality military electro-optic products.

Responsibilities will include:
- Carry out/co-ordinate optical design activities using ZEMAX and ASAP software packages.
- Lead Optical Engineering activities in support of new bids including concept generation and downselection, planning and estimation
- Optical Engineering support to build and integration phases of all projects
- Optical Engineering support to production
- Optical prototype testing during the development phase
- Specification of optical test equipment required for both development and production phases.
- Adherence to Optical Design procedures and maintenance of design records in accordance with ISO 9001.
- Liaison with suppliers of optical components and assemblies.

Skills, qualifications & knowledge:
B. Sc. in Physics or Optoelectronics
M. Sc/PhD in Applied Optics
Optical Design and Analysis
Cost and Schedule control
Appreciation of mechanical, electrical design of optical and laser systems
Substantial experience in an optical engineering related field

Candidates with experience in areas of ISO, Optics, Optical, Design, ZAMAX, ASAP will also be considered for this role.

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