Senior Optical Designer – Machine Vision (f/m/d)

To support our efforts within the European Market, Edmund Optics in Mainz is looking for a Senior Optical Designer – Machine Vision (f/m/d)

This engineering position incorporates optical design and optical tolerancing for internal and external custom product developments.

Essential Functions:
- Execute both feasibility studies and full optical designs, for internal and external custom product developments
- Design evaluation and tolerance for manufacturability
- Assess customer functional requirements to gauge design considerations
- Provide support to customers needing assistance developing the specifications of their optical systems
- Development of design and analysis tools and procedures
- Collaborate, provide support and knowledge share with other team members
- Participate in design reviews, presentation of design results and analysis of performance
- Team up with the internal design and engineering resources around the globe
- Build out network within the regional and international optical design community and continuously enhance skills expertise in the fields of optical design and related
- Comply with federal, state, and company policies, procedures, and regulations

Your profile:
- Minimum Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s Degree preferred) in optical sciences, physics or equivalent experience; Minimum seven (7) years’ experience in the optical industry; specific experience in imaging lens design
- Proficiency in optical principles and optical design and/or proficiency in opto-mechanical design
- Understanding of basic mechanical principles
- Understanding of manufacturing and assembly techniques
- Proficiency in optical design software (i.e. Zemax, CodeV, Fred)
- Knowledge of industry products and applications
- Fluent in English and German
- Great communication, organization, and math skills
- Willingness to travel occasionally

What we offer:
A versatile and challenging position alongside a highly competitive employment package within our dynamic and successful corporation in a growing and future-proof industry. You will have the opportunity to work with highly motivated, self-driven and open-minded colleagues with a great team spirit, and can expect a high level of responsibility and strong impact in an entrepreneurial environment.

Edmund Optics provides a range of employee benefits alongside the salary package including:

- Company pension scheme
- Group accident insurance
- Mobile working opportunity
- Extensive training and development offer
- Subsidized gym membership
- Company events
...and a lot more!

If you are interested, please send your application to Agnes Helsper: