Optical Engineer

Enterprise Recruitment Ltd
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum Excellent Benefits
01 Aug 2019
29 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Optical Engineer


Based at their design and manufacturing facility you will work on the design and development of fibre-optic components, for a company who are creating world leading products which are used in a multitude of different industries. Working in a small team you will provide key expertise on the fundamentals of optics/laser technology working on component design, development and application. The role sits within the R&D team who are currently working on several major projects related to the introduction of new products being released into market. Responsibilities with the role will include:

- Creating ideas and development methods for the fabrication of fibre-optic components.

- Playing a key link on the development of products into manufacturing which is done on site.

- Working with customers and suppliers to understand specification, design and compliance issues.

- Being involved in the design of fibre-optic components.

- Designing optical test rigs for the verification and validation of components.

For this role candidates will need to have:

- A degree or PhD in a Physics or optics related field.

- Candidates will be considered at all levels from recent PhD graduates to experienced engineers with a strong understanding or background of working with fibre-optic components or lasers.

- Excellent communication skills with the ability to liaise with engineers and scientists at all levels.

This is a great role for a candidate driven by technology and innovation with the chance to learn from some of the best engineers within an industry which has huge growth potential