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Sr Optical Designer - System Engineering - Germany

Job Title
Sr Optical Designer - System Engineering - Germany
Job ID
Jena, GERMANY,  TH 07743
Other Location


Our German client, a leading worldwide supplier of high performance semiconductor and sensor solutions is looking for a talented professional

Sr Optical Designer - System Engineering


Responsibilities and Tasks

  • Within the design and development of spectral sensor solutions:
  • Design system-level optical simulation models. Perform extensive optical and light behavior analysis. Interpret and report on results including recommendations on optimization
  • Defining and implementing optical systems with internal and external partners
  • Define design concepts and select key optical technologies in-line with requirements
  • Generating product documentation including optical design specifications, and optical design performance reports
  • Planning and supervision of laboratory measurements for sensor characterization
  • Perform engineering product verification to ensure compliance to requirements
  • Cooperate with Project Leaders to assure design to be compliant with mechanical and manufacturing ground-rules
  • Work well with diverse geographical team


  • Masters or PhD in Physics, Optics, Optical Engineering or related field of study
  • Experience in optical design of imaging systems.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience preferred. Experience with microoptics (MLA) and consumer electronic systems is beneficial.
  • Knowledge in optical and micro-optics technologies and materials also an advantage
  • Self-motivated, creative problem solver, to participate in a cross functional development team
  • Willingness to travel worldwide
  • Fluent in English. German is advantageous
  • Main tools: Zemax & LightTools
  • Data processing and statistical analysis, e.g. Matlab or Python.
  • Preferred experience of mechanical construction of semiconductor packages
  • Experience in biomedical imaging highly welcome.
Required Skills

Masters degree in Physics, Optics, Optical Engineering or related
4+ yrs exp in Optical design of imaging systemso
Microoptics (MLA) and consumer electronic systems
Zemax & LightTools
Matlab or Python
English fluency
Optional Skills

German language skills

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