Electrical Engineer with Focus on Laser/Optics (ADAS) | Continental Corporation

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Job Description: 

With preliminary sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 208,000 employees in 53 countries. The Chassis & Safety division develops and produces integrated active and passive driving safety technologies as well as products that support vehicle dynamics. The product portfolio ranges from electronic and hydraulic brake and chassis control systems to sensors, advanced driver assistance systems, airbag electronics and sensorics as well as electronic air suspension systems all the way to windscreen washer systems and headlight cleaning nozzles. The focus lies on a high level of system competence and the networking of individual components. Thus products and system functions are developed along the SensePlanAct chain of effects. They form the foundation for automated driving. Chassis & Safety employs more than 38,000 people worldwide.

Overview: Responsible for supporting the laser development for 3D flash Lidar systems. Core Responsibilities: 

  • Prototype laser subsystems for 3D flash Lidar applications 
  • Design and build laser test equipment 
  • Characterize laser performance over environments 
  • Support transition to manufacturing 
  • Develop laser test procedures and guidelines 
  • Support laser safety program

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Physics, Optics, Electrical or Electro-optical Engineering 
  • Minimum 4 years of relevant electro-optical experience 
  • Experience with DPSS lasers Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Master's degree in Physics, Optics, Electrical or Electro-optical Engineering 
  • Experience with optical modeling codes (ZEMAX, ASAP, LASCAD) 
  • Knowledge of LabView, C++ or Solid Works

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