Senior Metrology Engineer | Coherent

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, November 6, 2019

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Position Location: 
Richmond, CA
Job Description: 
Job ID #11033
The Coherent Integrated Optical Systems business unit is a precision optics and optical assemblies design and manufacturing group, which specializes in high-precision aspheres. Applications include semiconductor and flat-panel display manufacturing, ground and space-based telescopes, defense systems and other exotic scientific and government-sponsored programs. The business encompasses the Tinsley Custom Optics product line, and is located in Richmond, CA.
We are seeking a senior metrology engineer to assist us in executing the most demanding technical projects in aspheric systems design and metrology.
  • Developing optical designs to satisfy system level requirements.
  • Conducting engineering analyses and evaluation of complex optical systems. Provide design for manufacturability feedback to customers.
  • Tolerance component and system optical tests, develop error budgets and test procedures, train manufacturing personnel, and assist with first article testing as needed.
  • Analyze process and metrology data for first articles as needed.
  • Support of customer meetings and telecons, interface with vendors and close interaction with multiple engineering disciplines.
  • MS or PhD in physics or optical engineering.
  • Experience in optical design & analysis tools such as Code V, Zemax, FRED or equivalent
  • Experience with interferometers, optical test & alignment equipment, cmm’s, and metrology methods is required
  • Working knowledge of Matlab
  • Ability to support ITAR programs (US Citizen or permanent resident)
  • Experience as project or technical lead is highly desired
  • Experience supporting new business proposal or IR&D technology development efforts is a plus
  • Experience programming in C is a plus