Optical Engineer | UTC Aerospace Systems

Date Posted: 
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Position Location: 
Westford, MA
Job Description: 

Manufacturing support, including floor support to Operations and optics vendor liaison to Sub-Contracts/Purchasing. Perform optical testing of components, sub-assemblies, and system level tests.  This includes, but is not limited to, visible and IR interferometry and visible and IR MTF bench testing. Documentation via written test procedures, test reports, and engineering memos. Provide Optical Engineering support to CCB (Configuration Control Board). Performing sequential ray-tracing analysis and tolerancing investigations.


  • BS degree (MS preferred) in Optics, Physics or related  engineering discipline
  • 3+ years of industry experience with the BS degree is required.
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills. Demonstrated documentation / organizational skills.
  • Experience with interferometer metrology software including one or more of the following: MetroPro, 4Sight, Durango.
  • Experience with optical design software ZEMAX or CODEV.
  • Experience with Optikos MTF Test Bench is desirable.
  • Experience with alignment telescopes, theodolights and laser trackers is desirable.
  • Must be U.S. citizen.
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Clearance
  • 10% travel may be required for this position