Project Engineer I | II-VI Optical Systems

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, April 4, 2018

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Position Location: 
Murrieta, CA
Job Description: 

II-VI Optical Systems' designs, manufactures, assembles and tests precision optical systems and components. Our products have been deployed on military platforms such as submarines, tanks, missiles, fighter jets and UAV's. II-VI Optical Systems has grown over the years from a provider of specialty optical materials to a full service provider of optical components and optical systems.

Since its establishment in 1961, II-VI Optical Systems has maintained a commitment to customer satisfaction and continuous improvement. Our commitment to customer satisfaction is achieved by continuous training of our staff with focus on quality, on-time delivery, and cost reduction. From the initial customer inquiry to final delivery, meeting the customer's requirements is our primary objective.

Basic Functions:

Performs engineering activities for design, development, and implementation of new products and manufacturing processes. Supports project engineers, program management and operations personnel on assigned projects.

Position Requires:

Education/Learning Experience

Minimum BS in Engineering or related discipline, preferably in physics, optics, materials science, electrical or mechanical engineering.  Master's Preferred.

Work Experience

0 - 3 Years Project Engineering experience (entry level position).  Experience with Optical Fabrication, Optical Design, Optical Assembly, Optical Test, and CAD capabilities preferred.


  1. Strong verbal and written technical communication skills
  2. Computer skills in work processing and spreadsheet software, including MS Word, Excel, Access, some CAD (Solidworks preferred) and some FEA (Cosmos preferred), to support requirements for technical reports and analytical studies
  3. Strong analytical, fault isolation, and problem solving skills
  4. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail required

"II-VI Optical Systems is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law."