Optical Engineer (Multiple Positions) | Radiant Zemax LLC

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, August 14, 2013

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Job Description: 

As an Optical Engineer, you will provide Zemax technical support to optical engineers and scientists worldwide in a broad range of applications and optical systems. While some of tech support requests may have a straightforward solution, most are complex, requiring a strong background in optical theory and design. In addition, your role will require investigation of potential bugs in the software as well as new feature testing in each new release of Zemax.
In this role you will be responsible for teaching Zemax training courses, giving demonstrations to potential new customers, and interacting with customers at trade shows and conferences. This exciting position offers you exposure to an amazing array of optical systems and applications, a small sampling of which includes space telescopes, biomedical instruments, illumination systems, and lasers. You will interact with engineers and scientists who are the foremost experts in their fields. Not only will you become a Zemax Master through this role, you will be able to say you developed and taught other Zemax Masters. Your trained eye will be able to spot and balance aberrations, know how to set the PSF grid for image simulation calculations, and quickly and accurately tolerance an optical system for manufacture and much more.
• B.S. degree in Optics or related field, M.S. preferred
• Minimum of 1-2 years of relevant work experience (optical design and/or working with Zemax)
• Exceptional written and oral communication skills
• Experience presenting to and/or teaching groups of other optical engineers and scientists
• Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to distill problems down to their simplest form

About Radiant Zemax:

Radiant Zemax is a global provider of test, measurement and design tools and systems to the optics, illumination and display industries. Our product lines include the industry standard Zemax optical and illumination design software; TrueTest™ automated optical inspection for display systems, and ProMetric® Imaging Colorimeters and Photometers, Goniometers and Imaging Spheres; and ProMetric production testing software. Radiant Zemax also has proven production experience with thousands of cameras testing millions of lights and displays, improving production quality and efficiency, and delivers advanced research and development capabilities and production-line testing through analysis software to flat panel display and LED manufacturers.

As an employee - you’ll be surrounded by smart, innovative and fun co-workers. You will have opportunities to grow faster, and go further than in other organizations. RZ is a young company that’s growing quickly. The pace is quick, thoughtful, and aggressive – exactly what you would expect from a company that is on the leading edge of industrial technology. Our elite crew is made up of industry pioneers, thoughtful business pros, energetic technicians, and knowledge, fun support staff. When you join the RZ crew, you become an integral part an organization that plays a key role in our industry.

Radiant Zemax enables you to truly See The Difference™. http://radiantzemax.com/rz


To apply, please see the postings on http://radiantzemax.com/rz/careers.aspx or contact cheryle.elder@radiantzemax.com.