Technical responsibilities include the design and development of fiber array laser systems for various commercial and government customers. He/she will be responsible for technical aspects to include concept design, product development, and opto-mechanical design and analysis of complex systems including arrays of fiber-collimators, imaging systems, and fine mechanical systems for fiber alignment. He/she will design, analyze and assemble laboratory prototype systems to develop technology and product concepts.
DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
B.S. (M.S. or Ph.D. preferred) in Mechanical Engineering with experience in design of opto-mechanical systems
Hands on experience in the design and fabrication of optical and opto-mechanical components and subsystems, subassemblies and their alignment
Proficient in SolidWorks, Solid Edge or other CAD software (SolidWorks is the company standard software)
Experience with Zemax or CodeV (Zemax preferred)
Ability to liaison with internal and external customers at all levels from quotation to final design, test activities, design reviews, and technical working group meetings
ADDITIONAL DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Must be able to communicate effectively - in written and verbal format
Experience in technical proposal writing for government contracts
Knowledge of geometrical tolerances and dimensioning
Must be able to work legally in the United States
Prefer a strong background in geometrical optics
Certified SolidWorks professional certifications
Project management and presentation skills
Past or active secret clearance a plus
Submission of a portfolio of prior work examples illustrating skills and accomplishments via PowerPoint presentation highly encouraged in the application process.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary in a low cost of living desirable location.
Optonicus is a high technology company, located in Dayton, Ohio, working in the emerging technology areas of atmospheric sensing and imaging, adaptive optics, optical communications, coherent beam combining, laser target tracking, directed energy, and numerical performance analysis of atmospheric optics systems. Optonicus is focused on the research, development, and marketing of intelligent optical systems used by commercial and government organizations and has recently been awarded several new government contracts. Optonicus continues to research in several new development areas with a roadmap to deliver future commercial products. In addition to great pay and benefits, Optonicus offers a friendly and fun environment, with the opportunity to grow within the company.