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Sr Optical Engineer

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Any US City
Job Type
Direct Hire
Bachelor of Science
Oct 10, 2016
Job ID

Midwest US location


The Senior Optical Engineer will lead in design of new optical sensor systems. This is a hands-on design and development position that will also provide guidance to the junior and mid-level optical engineers. You will design optical systems such as spectrometers, hyperspectral imagers, etc. You will bring the products through design to manufacturing. 
5+ years of optical design experience with a BS in optical engineering or related, ideally MS or PhD level
Experience with optical design software, ideally ZEMAX but will consider CodeV and other equivalent experience. Experience with Modtran ideal for calibration
Design experience with imaging and spectroscopy systems in visible through LWIR wavelengths
Knowledge/Experience in manufacturing of optical instruments
Some travel required to customer sites
Must be a U.S. citizen for working with the Defense part of our customer base

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