Optical Test Engineer | UTC Aerospace Systems

Date Posted: 
Friday, February 28, 2014

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Position Location: 
Danbury, Conn.
Job Description: 

UTC Aerospace Systems is one of the world's largest suppliers of technologically advanced aerospace and defense products. We design, manufacture and service systems and components and provide integrated solutions for commercial, regional, business and military aircraft, helicopters and other platforms. We are also a major supplier to international space programs.

In 2012, UTC Aerospace Systems was formed by combining two industry leaders, Hamilton Sundstrand and Goodrich, creating an organization with key positions on a wide range of aircraft flying today and substantial content on various UAVs, satellites and ground and naval vehicles.
This position is for an Optical Test Engineer. This position will have responsibility for acquisition and data processing of optical metrology data to support in-process optical manufacturing and final product sell-off for high precision optics. The types of optical metrology include interferometry, mechanical and optical profiling, coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and laser trackers.
• Four year degree in Optical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical Engineering,or related required. Experience with interferometry required.
• Experience with Metropro and/or 4Sight preferred.
• Appropriate PPE to be worn when working in the production environment.
• Must be able to move 40 pounds.
• Candidate will be required to work in both office and lab environments and may be exposed to certain solvents and chemicals.
• Familiarity with optical manufacturing production a plus
• Education: Four year degree in Optical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical Engineering, or related required.
• Yrs. of Experience: 3-5 years required, 5+ years preferred, Experience handling optics 2 + years preferred
• Industry Experience: Aerospace, Optics manufacturing or related discipline
• Attention to detail; ability to work with high value parts. Good organizational skills. Willingness and ability to learn new skills. Effective communication skills
• Candidate must be a US Citizen and must either hold a current
US DoD clearance or must be able to obtain and maintain a clearance.

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


Please apply online. Contact scott.robinson@utas.utc.com with any questions.