Job Description and Responsibilities :
The Coherent Integrated Optical Systems business unit is a precision optics and optical assemblies design and manufacturing group, which specializes in high-precision aspheres.
Applications include semiconductor and flat-panel display manufacturing, ground and space-based telescopes, defense systems and other exotic scientific and government-sponsored programs.
The business encompasses the Tinsley Custom Optics product line, and is located in Richmond, CA.
We are seeking a senior metrology engineer to assist us in executing the most demanding technical projects in aspheric systems design and metrology.
Developing optical designs to satisfy system level requirements. Conducting engineering analyses and evaluation of complex optical systems.
Provide design for manufacturability feedback to customers. Tolerance component and system optical tests, develop error budgets and test procedures, train manufacturing personnel, and assist with first article testing as needed.
Analyze process and metrology data for first articles as needed. Support of customer meetings and telecons, interface with vendors and close interaction with multiple engineering disciplines.
Education and Work Experience :
MS or PhD in physics or optical engineering. Experience in optical design & analysis tools such as Code V, Zemax, FRED or equivalent Experience with interferometers, optical test & alignment equipment, cmm’s, and metrology methods is required Working knowledge of Matlab Ability to support ITAR programs (US Citizen or permanent resident) Experience as project or technical lead is highly desired Experience supporting new business proposal or IR&D technology development efforts is a plus Experience programming in C is a plus