Optical Engineer - LLJP00001367
Lexington, MA 02040 US
3 Year Contract
US Citizenship Required
The Optical Engineering Group applies all aspects of the optical engineering discipline to the development of prototype space, air, and terrestrial optical systems. By utilizing state-the-art technologies, we produce innovative, optical systems with pathfinding performance that meet out sponsors' needs.
Group expertise and capabilities span the entire life cycle of optical system development, from system conceptual development through detailed design, analysis, assembly, alignment, and environmental testing stages.
The selected candidate will work closely with optical and mechanical engineers to determine the methodologies and techniques required to assemble, align and test precision optical systems. The candidate will ultimately be responsible for executing these techniques and procedures.
The candidate will work with team members in developing a variety of optical systems including telescopes, lens assemblies, laser optics, focal plane assemblies and fiber optics for space and airborne applications. This position involves assembling and aligning complex optical systems using a variety of optical instruments, performing optical testing, and specifying and purchasing optical components.