Senior Optical Engineer - San Diego, CA

Location: Carlsbad,, CA
Date Posted: 07-26-2017
Senior Optical Engineer - San Diego, CA

Position / Job Description:
Innovative Technology company. is seeking a self-motivated individual to fill the position of Senior Optical Engineer. This individual will be responsible for design and development of precision micro array optics and display optics. Responsibilities include a variety of engineering tasks, such as optical sequential and non-sequential ray tracing, FDTD analysis, and developing, testing, analyzing, troubleshooting and implementing solutions to display-related optics. The Senior Optical Engineer will create and evaluate optical designs to meet requirements. The successful candidate will be an essential team member of optical engineering group and provide technical skills to support product development from early R&D stage to manufacturing.
 
Education:
Minimum MS in Optical Engineering, Physics or equivalent field with more than 5 years of related industry experience. PhD preferred.

Position Requirements:
  • In-depth knowledge of optical engineering principles.
  • Ability to design wave guide optics for imaging.
  • Experience with designing virtual image optical systems.
  • Understands the principles of 3D Imaging.
  • Good at optical simulation tools such as FRED, ASAP, and Zemax.
  • Good at FDTD analysis with tools such as Lumerical FDTD simulation software.
  • Experience in Matlab, wafer level optics design, and fabrication is a plus.
  • Ability to work either independently or as part of a development team.
  • Self-motivated and able to work in a fast-moving high-tech environment.
  • Excellent communications skills – written, verbal and presentation. 
  • Analytical problem solving skills. Able to translate, statistically analyze data, and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.
  • Computer literacy using MS Office Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
To Apply: Please email your resume for consideration to: cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com
Craig Fleck
Vice President
Chelsea Search Group
3050 Rue D'Orleans #317
San Diego, CA 92110
858-829-7747
cfleck@chelsearecruiters.com
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