Principal Mechanical Engineer

Work in a challenging and stimulating optical systems design and development environment.
Company is seeking a talented, enthusiastic, and creative mechanical engineer.

You will join a diverse engineering staff and develop new and cutting edge products for our customers and for the company's product line.

Ideal for those who enjoy the full gamut of product development, from conceptualization, modeling and simulation, to prototyping and laboratory testing. You will build the products you design and see them manufactured for use in consumer, industrial, medical, and aerospace applications.

A successful candidate has concrete and demonstrable engineering skills – a proven track record of development, analysis, and realization of his/her designs. Present examples of your work and dive into technical details discussions!

 

Requirements:

  • Highly motivated individual with a proven track record (15+ years) of innovative work designing opto-mechanical assemblies and/or precision mechanisms

  • Eager to tackle the most challenging mechanical design problems in the company

  • A proven leader – technical lead, project lead, working directly with customers

  • Experience designing systems incorporating some or all of the following:
    o High precision motorized mechanisms
    o Lens and mirror mounts – large and small
    o Flexures and kinematic mounts
    o Metal castings, plastic moldings, additive manufacturing
    o Elegant product enclosures

  • Experience with FEA, primarily static, modal, and thermal

  • Expert in the use of Solidworks or similar CAD software

  • Enjoys hands-on work in the lab. It is routine to build and test your own designs.

  • Enjoys mentoring

  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering; postgraduate degree is preferred although not necessary


About Company – for over 30 years Company has built and maintained a reputation as experts in the area of optical/opto-electrical system design, and we routinely design and manufacture new products for customers across all industries. Additionally the company is a world leader in test and measurement systems for assessing image quality of optics and electro-optical devices (cameras). Our engineering team continues to improve existing product lines and develop new products that are manufactured and installed globally.