Job Description

Job Type : Contract 12 months +

Location/City : CT - Wilton

Category : Mechanical

Region : Northeast

Id : 25279

Sr. Optical Metrology Engineer

Contract/Flex Assignment M-F 40 Hours weekly


The main focus of this position will be:

o   Leading the design team in test equipment development to find solutions to difficult technical problems in an efficient manner;

o   Decomposition of top-level system requirements into lower level module, sub-module, or component level design specifications for product or test equipment towards the engineering team;

o   Deriving specifications for module, sub-module, or test equipment consistent with our manufacturing practices;

o   Development of alignment methods for complex optical sensors and systems;

o   Development of tooling and test equipment to support optical sensor alignment methods;

o   Develop clear understanding of optical tests needed for qualifying optical sub-modules. 

o   Preparation of leading system engineer documentation (Element Performance Specifications, Element Design Specifications, Test Performance Specification; Test Analysis Reports) through review, release and change control;

o   Support preparation of design reviews for the development team;

o   Write engineering procedure and train technicians to efficiently transfer the build/ alignment & test process to manufacturing.

o   Supporting systems in the factory and in the field, by being able to relate observed sensor anomalies to potential system defects;

o   Clearly communicating progress and status of ongoing technical activities to senior management;

o   Understanding how the performance of the sensor system affects the performance of Clients equipment; 



Minimum MS in Optical Engineering, or Physics with an emphasis on Optical metrology.  Candidates with BS in optical engineering or optical physics with atleast 5 years’ experience in Optical Metrology will be considered.




Candidate must:


o   Be experienced with diverse optical metrology setups: Interferometers, Shack - Hartmann sensor, polarimetry/ellipsometry & Optical alignment.

o   Be experienced in optical design/ analysis software like: CodeV and/or Zemax; FRED; MATLAB.

o   Have competencies in: optical design theory, lasers, polarization, detectors, electro-optical devices and opto-mechanical constructions  

o   Have strong written and oral communicative skills and a commitment to achieving results on time;

o   Demonstrated "team player" with a quality orientation and interpersonal skills;

o   Be able to interface with multidisciplinary groups and work effectively in a team and be willing to take on responsibility, follow through and keep multiple simultaneous assignments on schedule;

o   Be able to quickly acquire technical knowledge from documentation and on-the-job training and be capable of thoroughly investigating technical issues (analytically and hands-on in a lab);

o   Be willing to own the integrated systems performance, and support the entire product life-cycle (development through sustaining engineering), strive to deliver the right design solution for the right cost at the right time.



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