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Optical Lighting Engineer / System Engineering (Se)

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Rapid Global Business Solutions, Inc Troy , MI 48007

Posted 4 months ago

RGBSI, a leader in the staffing industry, is dedicated to providing the highest quality of services to our clients and employees. We are proud to be the primary staffing partner to top companies in the automotive, aerospace, IT, media & entertainment, sports, energy, and finance industries. As a result of our clients' continued growth, we are looking for energetic, personable professionals to partner with these leading US companies.

Responsibility towards:

System Engineering (SE)


  • The Project Member "Light Engineering Project" (LE) takes the responsibility for the optical development of lighting relevant parts in compliance with best practices, guidelines and rules of the lighting engineering department respecting the available production techniques at the targeted production plants.

  • The LE ensures that all lighting requirements can be met on the entire system (legal, customer, and client)

  • The LE ensures a matching in our target market quality of light distributions. He points out timely when the present concepts would lead to a probably not satisfactory photometric performance.

  • Planning and on schedule execution of tasks in cooperation with his subordinated Project Members

  • Verification of optical designs by use of light simulation and analysis of lighting prototypes.

  • Responsible for the lighting engineering documentation quality

  • Controlling of within projects planned effort regarding lighting engineering and prompt reporting to his superior and the System Engineer (SE) in case of a foreseeable deviation.

  • Prompt information to the SE is required in case of new or additional customer requirements which were not part of the initial project assignment.


  • Elaboration, evaluation of optical concepts and designs and communication to the project team and the customer. (Recommendations and obligations)

  • Representing the lighting engineers point of view in the project and to the customer

  • Development of optical headlamp concepts in cooperation with light engineers, electronics engineers, design engineers and homologation.

  • Controlling of the development and product maturity in relation to the lighting requirements in the valid specification especially at milestones and feasibility points

  • Clarification of lighting engineering conditions, needs, contradictions and compromises with the project team and the customer

  • Building a foundation of trust with the customer e.g. authentic appearance, reliable partner, understanding of customer requirements (knowing the priorities)

  • Collaboration in design and execution of the DVP&R and Control Plan (PLP) (see work instruction "WI LP03.07 Creation and revision of control plans and procurement of type-related test equipment" within lighting relevant topics

  • Preparation of presentations on lighting issues of customers and team members

  • Requesting prototypes for the verification of optical designs in SE


  • Delegating tasks on the assigned employees also in across locations projects

  • Requesting development performance at the groups and departments as part of the planning

  • Convene extraordinary design reviews with LE, SE and SER when the fulfillment of light-technical requirements is risky, endangered or no longer enabled.

  • Holding of lighting engineering team meetings

  • Trigger measurement and simulation workflows concerning the analysis of lighting components (light laboratory / geometry / optics)

We offer attractive, competitive compensation and benefits including, medical, dental, vision, longevity bonus, holidays, 401k, Short Term Disability, AD&D and Tuition Reimbursement. If you take pride in your work and are committed to personal and professional success we want to talk to you. Please visit to learn more.

RGBSI is a Multi-National Corporation headquartered in Troy, MI with branches throughout the USA, Canada, China, Germany, Mexico, Singapore, UK, and India.

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Optical Lighting Engineer / System Engineering (Se)

Expired Job

Rapid Global Business Solutions, Inc