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Senior Optical Coating Engineer - Complex Optical Systems

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO) Bridgeport ,CT
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $100,000 to $130,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance
Job Description

Our Client, a Leader in Precision Optics and Optical Manufacturing Industry, is seeking The Best, The Brightest and Most Creative Minds in Manufacturing and Technology to join their Amazing Team. Our Client develops and produces Complex, and Advanced – Metrology Equipment, Machinery and Systems in the Optics Industry. They continue to Drive and Propel Technology into the future with The Best Technicians, Engineers, and Scientists in The Country. Are You Ready to Learn, Progress and Accelerate Your Career Growth? Come and join The Most Incredible Optics and Optical Manufacturing Team in Connecticut.

Position: Senior Optical Coating Engineer – Complex Metrology Systems

Reports to and works under the direction of the Coating Engineering Manager.

Salary: Commensurate with experience Aggressive Base + Benefits

Location: Hartford, CT. (Full Relocation Assistance provided)

Position Description:

  • Assist in the coordination of the production activities of the Coating Department by helping to direct resources toward optimum efficiency in producing high quality products to meet company objectives and customer requirements.
  • Act as Program Manager for coating development projects; support both internal and external customers from program start to finish through quotations, status updates & presentations, scheduling and risk assessment.
  • Assist in preparation and execution of development and engineering schedule and coordination of coating activities.
  • Assist in directing the flow of work through the coating department to meet internal standard manufacturing requirements and outside customer requirements.
  • Develop and implement operating methods, coating designs and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality.
  • Confer with management to establish production and quality control standards. Monitor coating run setup & execution, track process integrity, identify stability issues, and implement corrective measures.
  • Support continuous improvement efforts including technician training, tooling design, software & PLC changes, chamber facilities modifications, and vacuum component upgrades.
  • Recommend measures to simplify and improve methods, as well as increase department efficiency.
  • Develop and implement operating methods, coating designs and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality.
  • Perform as a technical contributor by developing new techniques, methods and designs for coating applications.
  • Test and implement new designs by performing the coating process, evaluating results and recommending revisions.
  • Develop methods and practices for evaluating coating performance, which may include optimization of measurement hardware, defect evaluation, and long-term durability assessment.
  • Maintain quality standards and traceability.

Position Requirements:

  • B.S. Degree in physical science, Engineering and/or Physics.
  • Must have 3 to 5 years hands-on experience in the design, application and measurement of optical coatings.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in operating and maintaining optical coating machines.
  • 3 to 5 years of optical fabrication experience.
  • Experience developing new techniques, methods and designs for coating applications.
  • Experience with testing and implementing new designs by performing the coating process.
  • Experience developing and implementing operating methods, coating designs and procedures designed to eliminate operating problems and improve product quality.
  • Experience establishing production and quality control standards to monitor coating run setup and execution.
  • Experience supporting continuous improvement efforts including technician training, tooling design, software & PLC changes, chamber facilities modifications, and vacuum component upgrades.
  • Program management experience – including presentations, scheduling and reporting.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel experience preferred.

 

Company Description
The cornerstone of HireResources success is in its commitment to ethical business practices and superb consumer service.
Our "Code of Ethics"​ is the foundation of this success.
Integrity - Work honestly, every day.
People - Develop and deliver diverse talent Customer
Focus - Anticipate priorities & exceed their expectations
Respect - Value all customers and collaborate with one another
Performance - Be accountable, manage risks and deliver a high level of quality.

HireResources a Tailored Solutions Company (WO)

The cornerstone of HireResources success is in its commitment to ethical business practices and superb consumer service. Our "Code of Ethics"​ is the foundation of this success. Integrity - Work honestly, every day. People - Develop and deliver diverse talent Customer Focus - Anticipate priorities & exceed their expectations Respect - Value all customers and collaborate with one another Performance - Be accountable, manage risks and deliver a high level of quality.

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