IC Resources Ltd

Senior Optical Engineer

Location
Switzerland
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
04 Sep 2017
Closes
02 Oct 2017
Ref
J43157
Contact
Brett Lofthouse
Specialist Area
Optoelectronics
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Senior Optical Engineer
Switzerland
Competitive salary

I'm looking for a Senior Optical Engineer to join an optical design team in Switzerland. In this role you will contribute towards activities within a worldwide end-to-end product development team focused on successfully developing, prototyping, and producing advanced optoelectronic components. The position involves supporting projects through concept definition, detailed optical design, simulation and prototyping.

Responsibilities:

*Work within a worldwide multidisciplinary development team to provide optical design solution to customer specifications
*Define design concepts and select key optical technologies in-line with requirements
*Optical modeling, and optical system performance simulation and verification
*Generate product documentation including optical design specifications, and optical design performances reports
*Perform engineering product verification to ensure compliance to requirements
*Cooperate with Project Leaders to assure design to be compliant with mechanical and manufacturing ground-rules
*Work well with diverse geographical team

Ideal Skills:

*Relevant engineering degree in optics with 5+ years' experience
*Design experience in at least two of the following fields: (F1) non-imaging (beam shaping, illumination, concentration, collection, micro-lenses), (F2) imaging (camera, projection, etc), and (F3) wave-optics (diffractive optics, structured light, micro-lenses) for the consumer market
*Knowledge in optical and micro-optics technologies, materials, components, manufacturing processes, and constraints
*Hands-on experience in optical measurement
*Ability to travel worldwide
*Fluent in English, German is a plus

Tools:

*Optical: Zemax, LightTools, other tools such as CODE V, TRACEPRO, FRED, VirtualLab are a plus
*Scientific: Matlab. Python is a plus
*Data processing and statistical analysis: JMP, R, Matlab

Keywords: Senior Optical Engineer, Diffractive Optics, Switzerland