Optical Engineer

Job Description
The candidate will be involved in the development of airborne and spaceborne optical systems. Duties will include:

•Design, integration, and testing applied to the development of complex optical hardware from conceptual design through fabrication and performance evaluation
•Candidate will work on a broad range of optical problems from optical system conceptual design/ analysis, tolerancing, ray tracing, specification, oversight of optical component fabrication, and optical system alignment and testing
•The selected candidate will work amongst a multi-disciplinary team of engineers

•B.S. MS or PhD in Optical Engineering
•5+ years of optical design engineering or related experience
•Hands-on experience in optical measurement systems (characterization, test and validation)
•Proficient in the use of Zemax
•Previous experience with optical component fabrication, system alignment and testing
•Demonstrated experience working in multi-disciplinary engineering teams
•Excellent communication skills and the ability to produce and present professional written and oral reports

•Previous experience designing complex optical systems
•Experience programming in IDL and Python


Sigma Space Corporation

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