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Optical Engineer - Mid to Senior

Technology

Senior Network Engineer

No

Huntsville, Alabama, United States

Description

Dynetics, Huntsville AL, is seeking a talented Mid to Senior Optical Test Engineer to join a diverse, highly-skilled team to create unique solutions for complex problems involving directed energy systems

Primary Responsibilities:

Work as part of multi-company and multi-organizational development teams

  • Derive detailed system requirements from high level customer requirements
  • Gather and development requirements of optical components to be integrated into complex systems
  • Model thermal and stress effects of optical components and systems
  • Prepare and present briefings and/or demonstrations to customers and management
  • Plan and execute demonstration tests at US Gov't test ranges/facilities
  • Integrate and align optical components into mechanical systems
  • Perform tolerance specification and analysis of optical components and mounting systems
  • Specify and characterize optical coatings

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Optical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university.
  • At least eight (8) years of direct experience designing and analyzing optical components and systems.
  • Must have experience with the development, operation, and testing of directed energy or similar systems.
  • Must have proven experience working with multi-functional teams in taking systems from requirement definition through design and implementation while ensuring project schedules and budgets are achieved.
  • Must have experience generating, modifying, and using test plans for development, qualification, and acceptance phases of optical systems.
  • Must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Possession of a Master's Degree in Optical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or equivalent degree from an ABET-accredited university
  • Experience selecting and integrating opto-electronics such as lasers, photodiodes, beam profilers, and spectrometers
  • Experience with Optical component and system design
  • Experience with Zemax, Code V, or similar .
  • Experience with Matlab, or Python
  • Experience with 3D CAD experience with SolidWorks or similar
  • Experience with GDT&E

Security Requirements:

Candidate must be a US Citizen and possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance.

Original Posting Date:

2023-12-08

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.

Pay Range:

Pay Range $101,400.00 - $183,300.00

The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.

Original Posting Date:

12/08/2023

While subject to change based on business needs, Leidos reasonably anticipates that this job requisition will remain open for at least 3 days with an anticipated close date of no earlier than 3 days after the original posting date as listed above.