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Principal Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre

  • Location: Hampshire, Southampton,
  • Sector: Analog / Power, Scientific
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: RB2088/38
  • Salary: Up to £60,000 Basic + Benefits

Job description


A global leading technology organisation based in Hampshire are seeking an academically qualified Principle Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre to join their expanding R&D facility.


As a Principle Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre you will be responsible for contributing to the research and development of a new generation of high power (up to the kilowatt level) pulsed fibre laser systems. Along the product journey, you will use your problem-solving skills to deliver innovative solutions to ensure that we stay at the cutting edge of the industry and are able to help their customers develop the next generation of solutions.

Some of the responsibilities of the Principle Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre:

- Take ownership of new laser product development activities from concept to transfer to production; work with other Engineers (optical, mechanical, electronics and the customers) to define and agree on requirements, develop designs and innovative technical solutions.
- Work with and motivate small project teams to enable them to optimise their effectiveness.
- Design and run experiments, feasibility studies and assembly and testing of prototypes, identifying problems and applying new and innovative solutions.
- There will be some occasional international travel to other offices within Europe (10-20%).

Skills/Experienced needed from the Principle Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre:

- Proven, relevant experience of inspirational product design, development and delivery to production within the fibre laser industry. Specialist practical knowledge of high power (KW) laser technology is especially useful.
- A relevant qualification in Physics, Natural Sciences or similar is required, preferably gained within a photonics research environment.
- Well-developed analytical abilities; able to question complex information, identify root-cause and effects and deliver inspiring solutions whilst displaying an entrepreneurial spirit.


You can APPLY for this Principle Optical Design Engineer - Laser/Fibre position by sending your CV to rbegum@redlinegroup.Com

If you'd like more information before applying you can call Ruksana Begum on 01582 878864. Otherwise we always welcome the opportunity to discuss other engineering jobs.

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