IC Resources Ltd

Senior Optical Engineer

Location
Switzerland
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
14 Nov 2017
Closes
12 Dec 2017
Ref
JO-1710-117168
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