A manufacturer of advanced optical and electronic systems based in the South West has a new vacancy for a Photonics Design Engineer. Working on new product development you will provide photonic/optical design expertise on systems/products from concept to manufacture and test. A degree qualified Engineer you must have previous experience working on photonic/fibre-optic system design and testing.
Commutable from: Exeter, Newton Abbot, Torquay, Paignton, Plymouth, Devon.
Working for a leading and innovative manufacturer this position will work on the design and development of photonic/fibre-optic systems from concept, through design, test and manufacture.
Design and Develop fibre-optic and photonic components, modules and sub systems Deliver robust designs to Manufacturing Engineering teams with full understanding of product performance through modelling and verification testing Involvement with prototype build- assembly, including fibre optic splicing and opto-electronic testing Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team and perform photonic/optic design, analysis and testing Prepare presentation material and reports to a high standard for all phases of the project. Support handover from design to production. Drive products from design, to prototyping up to environmental qualification following internal or customer-driven NPI.
With a degree or equivalent experience in Engineering you will have previous photonics or optics design & development experience and have worked on full design lifecycle taking drawings from concept, design, test to delivery. Candidates who have worked on laboratory test equipment is also preferable but not essential.
Due to restrictions this position requires security clearance so candidates must be able to comply with this criteria.