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Photonics Design Engineer

  • Location: Torquay
  • Sector: Analog / Power
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: OCT16133/9
  • Salary: £45,000 + Good Benefits Package
  • Closing Soon:
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Job description

Are you looking for a Photonics Design Engineer role, working withing global leading R&D companies? Are you looking for a challenging new position in the Optical/Photonic industry? If you answered yes to both of the above, then our client has the position for you! Our client is a global leader in the design and development of advanced Optical & Photonic products.

My client is looking for a Photonics Design Engineer with a diverse skill set to join their Optics and Fibre Optic R&D team in the Fibre-Optic Manufacturing centre based in Torquay. The job will involve a range of tasks related to the design, prototype assembly and test of optical, fibre-optic and photonic based components and sub-systems, typically covering TRL4 to TRL7. This position requires the individual to have a well-rounded background with a broad knowledge base in fibre-optics, photonics and related technologies.

Key responsibilities of this Photonics Design Engineer position are:
- Design and develop optical and photonic components, modules and sub-systems
- Support design modification and engineering changes to existing products
- Responsibility for product development and performance to deliver robust designs to Manufacturing and Product Engineering with full understanding of product performance through modelling and verification testing
- Contribute to cohesive product development strategy which provides the site with the market offering to meet business growth objectives
- Exploit company fibre optic and opto-electronic components to develop cutting edge products, working within multidisciplinary team that includes mechanical and electronic and firmware design engineers
- Active involvement in prototype build - including fibre-optic splicing, mechanical/electrical assembly and opto-electronic test

Skills / Experience - Photonics Design Engineer:
- Knowledge in fibre-optics, photonics and general optics.
- Knowledge in optical design tools, Zemax Optics Studio.
- Knowledge in optical and photonic components, modules and sub-systems.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing R&D business. They support extensive career progression & training opportunities.

To apply for this Photonics Design Engineer position please email Otaylor@redlinegroup.Com or call 01582 878 816 for a conversation about alternative engineering jobs.


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