Technical Sales Engineer | Sunex Inc.

Date Posted: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Position Location: 
Carlsbad, California
Job Description: 

Technical Sales Engineer - Imaging Optics
Sunex, Carlsbad, CA, United States
Employer Description
Sunex Inc, is a fast growing, optical manufacturing company that specializes in imaging lens solutions for digital imaging industries worldwide. We provide innovative solutions to a variety of markets including automotive, security/surveillance, video-conferencing, biometrics and other emerging fields. Our US headquarters is located in the beautiful coastal city of Carlsbad, 25 miles north of San Diego, CA. Our manufacturing sites are located near Shanghai, China.
Job Description
Sunex Inc has an immediate opening for a Technical Sales Engineer with background in imaging optics to join our sales team. You will be engaged with dedicated and talented optical engineers/scientists to enable digital imaging applications. The position offers strong personal, professional and compensation growth. You will be challenged working with cross functional teams around the world comprised of engineering, purchasing, quality, project management and manufacturing.
Responsibilities include:
 Perform sales functions including visiting customers on site, providing quotations and closing sales.
 Identify emerging applications/markets for our imaging products
 Generate potential leads from various channels, including participation in trade-shows
 Provide technical and general support to customers
 Recommend and provide product information to customers
 Be a liaison between customers and our manufacturing operations in China.
 Design (working with Zemax) and/or Project Management responsibilities may be introduced depending on the individual candidate’s skill set / interests.
Job Requirements
The successful candidate should meet the following requirements:
 BS or MS degree in a related field (Optics, EE or Physics) with at least 1-3 years of experience in an optical field
 Solid background in imaging optics and general knowledge of digital imaging systems, cameras, or sensors.
 Team player in an entrepreneurial environment
 Sales experience preferred
 Knowledge of Zemax or other optical design software a plus
We provide a comprehensive and competitive compensation package including health and retirement program as well as year-end performance based bonuses. If you are interested in this position, please send your resume with cover letter to


If you are interested in this position, please send your résumé with cover letter to