Process Engineer / Government, military, and aerospace programs

Job Description
Summary
Nufern is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V.

Nufern participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

Main Responsibilities
Support development/manufacturing efforts for a variety of fused-fiber components (e.g., high-power combiners, MFAs). Perform modeling studies using existing simulation software to optimize the performance of fiber-based components. Maintain and organize a fiber components laboratory that uses state-of-the-art process equipment for the development/manufacture of fiber-optic components.

Education
Minimum B.S. / M.S. preferred in Physics, Materials Science, Ceramic/Glass Science, or related Engineering discipline with an emphasis on Optics.

Experience
0-5 years of experience, preferably in a field related to using/manufacturing (a) optical fibers, (b) fiber-based components, (c) fiber-based systems (amplifiers). Experience with standard fiber processing equipment (e.g., fusion splicing/cleaving/re-coating equipment) is a big plus. Candidates having significant experience in an Optics laboratory, with an interest in learning processes related to fused-fiber fabrication of components, are also encouraged to apply.

Knowledge / Skills
Working knowledge of Optics, hands-on experience in the laboratory, good computer skills (LabVIEW, C++, is a plus). Needs to be well organized with strong written and verbal communication skills.

Personal Attributes
Energetic and highly motivated; high level of organization; able to multi-task on many projects; detail-oriented; able to focus on overall project goals; team-oriented.

Level of Independence
Individual must be able to work independently and also be able to direct long-term tasks through to completion.

Additional Notes
Due to government contract regulations, this job requires U.S. citizenship or a green card.

Nufern is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Company

Nufern

Job Code

State or Province

Connecticut

Apply
Print  Close