Senior Optics Systems Development Engineer

Recruiter
Kadtech Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£40-50K+Bonus+Benefits
Posted
01 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Optics Development Engineer

£40-50K + £2.5K Annual Bonus + Excellent benefits

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Optics Development engineer to join a world leading developer of innovative optical equipment, used in various industries.

Working as part of a multidisciplinary R&D team, at the company?s global manufacturing plant in London. As an Optics Engineer you would be responsible for the development of new prototype optical systems, conducting research in potential new technologies as well as providing support for current production systems.

Optics Engineer responsibilities:

  • Working as part of a multidisciplinary R&D team including computer vision, electronics, software and mechanical engineers, you will be responsible for:
  • Delivering novel prototype optical systems/components.
  • Conduct research into new potential technologies.
  • Write prototype software to provide analysis tools.
  • Use optical analysis tools to design new optical components.
  • Lab setup of optics based tests
  • Provide support and advice to internal customers and departments

Experience required for the Optics Development Engineer

  • A good degree in physics with further experience in the form of a PhD or industrial research in the field of optics or optical design. All levels will be considered for this role (from Junior to Senior)
  • A track record of successfully undertaking research projects either in industry and/or academia (e.g. postgraduate / PhD level).
  • Aptitude towards hands on work to assist with prototype builds and to ensure that designs are fit for purpose.
  • Experience in methodical problem solving, both theoretically and empirically.
  • Expert user of Zemax or similar
  • Experience in optical design for lighting and imaging systems would be an advantage

To apply to this role, or find out about any other optics engineer roles, please forward your CV to Max Kadim


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