This optical manufacturing engineering position will support manufacturing and test operations for
Production of diagnostic instruments. The position will perform troubleshooting and implement
changes that improve manufacturing quality and product performance, via activities such as historical
data analysis, test design, documentation, and implementation/validation of equipment and process
changes. Candidate will collaborate with development to develop and refine process and specifications
for new systems and/or identity changes to existing ones.
Ability to analyze problems (troubleshooting, fault isolation, repair, modification, or redesign)
of company products using knowledge of engineering disciplines
Perform root cause analysis of field and internal failures and drive the corrective action
Define and implement performance/cost improvement opportunities
Provide product technical expertise and support to manufacturing line
Support prototype / production builds and resolve technical and quality issues
Maintenance and update of product functional specifications, with supporting documentation
Design and set up of experiments, as well as data collection and report/justification writing
Responsible for continual maturing of test infrastructure
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
BS EE, Optical or Physics required, MS EE, Optical or Physics preferred.
5-8 years experience with test development for manufacturing
Strong problem solving and analysis skills and ability to compile clear and complete Root
Cause Analysis documentation.
Solid and current knowledge of optical, mechanical and/or electrical components
Must have excellent trouble shooting and debugging skills
SQL experience preferred
Software development and validation experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
This position requires interface throughout all levels and functions of the organization;
requires a cooperative team-balanced perspective for appropriate output and task outcome
This position requires a strong understanding of controls and process flow
Proficient in C software development and Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Power
POint, Visio, Project).