|SCHOTT is an international technology group with more than 15,000 employees generating $2.5 billion in sales worldwide. Its core markets are the household appliance, pharmaceutical, electronics, optics and transportation industries. SCHOTT North America employs approximately 2,000 people in 14 locations.
-Education & Training:
MS in Optics, Applied Optics or Physics.
Twofive years of work experience or equivalent research experience.
-Knowledge & Skills:
Competent in state of the art optical modeling software(Zemax, CodeV or equivalent).
Up to date on state of the art imaging and lighting technologies (CCD, CMOS, LED, etc.)
Knowledgeable on current display technology (LCD, OLED, DLP).
Tolerance analysis (alignment and assembly).
Experience with illumination analysis software Light Tools, ASAP preferred.
Strong project management skills.
Goal oriented, dedicated, self-motivating and able to multitask.
Enthusiastic to learn and willing to take ownership of projects.
Effective communication skills: listening, writing, speaking and oral presentations Ability to develop, design and validate your concepts through testing of actual prototypes in the lab.
Your area of activity
Leads optical product design and development. Recommends manufacturing strategies to meet specified cost targets.
Designs optical systems, imaging and illumination, traditional and (imaging) fiber optics.
Defines optical/mechanical specifications for systems and components (with vendors and customers)
Plans for design optimization for cost/performance.
Performs optical measurements and evaluates data.
Prepares project proposals, statements of work and technical notes, presentations to customers/management.
Understands and recommends/specs manufacturing processes to fabricate glass and polymer optical components.
Performs an active role as work package leader or project/sub-project leader.
Defines and implements optical test systems (e.g. transmission, MTF, light source characterization, etc.)
Plans, organizes and maintains optics lab.
Development and documentation of test procedures and protocols.
Performs other engineering functions of a similar nature as assigned.
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