|Job Ref:||204746266||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Industry:||Civil and Structural||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Gloucestershire||City:||Stonehouse||Address:||Post Code:||ML9||Salary:||£40000 - £45000/annum £45k plus private healthcare||Post Date:||06/10/2016 03:50|
Senior Optical Design Engineer |
+ Working in a multi discipline product design team to create sensors and analysers to measure + properties of water and gas.
+ The work will include areas such as: sensor design, product design and evaluation.
+ The ideal candidate will have a scientific background and experience in opto-mechanical design.
+ Contribute significantly to successful project results in technology and/or product development by identifying, proposing and implementing innovative solutions. Use unique technical knowledge to oversee development tasks.
+ Meeting demanding product specification and costs targets
+ Design experiments and create test regimes to evaluate design prototypes
+ Test products to certified standard methods
+ Carry out field testing of prototypes
+ Work with suppliers to produce production quality components
+ Work with other departments to optimise design for manufacture and assembly
Skills / Qualifications:
+ A BSc or higher in physics, chemistry, optical engineering or a related subject.
+ At least 4 years of relevant experience
+ Proven track record in opto-mechanical design
+ Practical, hands on creative designer able to generate design concepts from scratch
+ Expertise in optical principles, materials, and measurement techniques
+ Laboratory experience of photonics testing & measurements
+ Aptitude for problem-solving
+ Self-motivated and able to demonstrate attention to detail
+ Experience in sensor design
+ Experience in end-to-end product development
+ Knowledge of Optical Design programs such as Zemax
+ Data analysis tools such as Matlab, Scilab, Origin and simulation tools such as Ansys