Optical Engineer--Metrologist

Reference Number: 2451D
Location: New York

 The Photonics Group
Respond with resume to dab@photonicsgrp.com

Optical Engineer--Metrologist 


• Develop new metrology techniques
• Develop fabrication processes for new product
• Make improvements to processes for existing product.
• Work cooperatively with manufacturing personnel to develop, improve, and transition processes to manufacturing 

• Develop a thorough understanding of the current metrology techniques as well as create new measurement techniques (customer required or for in-house characterization; transition new metrology techniques to a manufacturing environment) 
• Create written documentation for new processes and process improvements, for both fabrication and metrology 
• Participate in developing new business opportunities

• Participate in team projects developing process improvement methods, solutions, and procedures to enhance quality, cost, and scheduling

• Provide technical training for manufacturing employees, which will require shift flexibility on a limited basis



• Bachelor’s Degree in Physics or Optics is required, with a MS degree preferred

• 1-3 years of industry experience is preferred, which would include having knowledge of lasers, spectroscopy, optical fabrication and/or optical testing

• Thorough understanding of the fabrication processes of cutting, shaping, grinding, and polishing

• Ability to work in a team environment working closely with engineers, technicians, operators, and management across various disciplines

• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint) is required

• Knowledge of hardware/software interfacing (e.g. Labview) is a plus

The Photonics Group
Call us at 919 479 1941