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Photonics Engineers

Design technologies specializing in light information or light energy, such as laser or fiber optics technology.

Salary Breakdown

Photonics Engineers

Average

$86,130

ANNUAL

$41.41

HOURLY

Entry Level

$62,720

ANNUAL

$30.15

HOURLY

Mid Level

$82,625

ANNUAL

$39.72

HOURLY

Expert Level

$102,530

ANNUAL

$49.29

HOURLY


Current Available & Projected Jobs

Photonics Engineers

148

Current Available Jobs

1,760

Projected job openings through 2024


Sample Career Roadmap

Photonics Engineers


Top Expected Tasks

Photonics Engineers


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Photonics Engineers

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

KNOWLEDGE

Physics

KNOWLEDGE

Design

KNOWLEDGE

Mathematics

KNOWLEDGE

Computers and Electronics

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Mathematics

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Writing

ABILITY

Deductive Reasoning

ABILITY

Mathematical Reasoning

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity

ABILITY

Information Ordering

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension


Job Opportunities

Photonics Engineers

  • Advanced Optical Engineer
    Zebra Technologies    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 2 days    

    Remote Work: Yes Overview: Designs, develops, builds and tests systems and products based on optic, photonic and laser technologies. Interacts with device, hardware and software design teams to assist in overall development of optical systems; specifying, selecting and qualifying an active and passive optical components, developing and benchmarking system performance models, developing and implementing test procedures and/or evaluating and selecting appropriate test instrumentation. Responsibilities: + Establishes requirements for highly complex Optical design projects and may lead a team responsible for establishing requirements. Insure correct features are incorporated first in the projects. Insures correct features are incorporated first in the projects + Architects and designs highly complex Optical design projects. Completes all phases of the projects. Follows through on all in-process and final inspection activities + Creates new programs, technologies and solutions based on novel or unique ideas. Insures new ideas and methodologies are documented for use by the team + Uses status as a knowledge leader in optical design and functional knowledge across multiple engineering disciplines and program management to provide technical leadership to a given program + Defines requirements for and may design complex new tools to aid in the analysis and solving of complex problems + Initiates cross-company collaboration and develops positive relationships with other engineering disciplines + Exercises judgment (within broadly defined policies and practices) in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results + May coordinate the activities of other personnel + Networks with key contacts outside own area of expertise. Interacts with management and senior customer personnel on matters requiring coordination across organizational lines. Represent the organization as the principal customer contact and often performs project leadership Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications + Bachelor’s degree in engineering discipline + 5 plus years’ experience in Optical Engineering + Experienced in Optical Engineering, Interferometry, Metrology, Laser + Must be fully versed in Imaging Optics + Must have deep understanding from the design phase through manufacturing + Ability to come up with innovative design concepts Preferred Qualifications + Master’s degree in an appropriate discipline and 4 plus years’ experience in optical Engineering Salary: USD 111221.60 Yearly - USD 166832.40 Yearly


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Principal Optical Engineer
    Zebra Technologies    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 2 days    

    Remote Work: Yes Overview: At Zebra, we’re reinventing how businesses operate at the enterprise edge - helping them run faster, smarter, and more connected than ever before. A multifaceted community of builders, doers and problem solvers, we each play an outstanding role - crafting new technologies, bringing solutions to market, and partnering with companies on the front line of business. Being a part of Zebra means making your mark as we make digital transformation a reality. It means growing into a leader at a leading company that makes a distinct difference - because together, we’ve only just begun. Zebra is looking for a Principle Optical Engineer to join our growing team! You will be responsible for designing, developing, building, and testing systems and products based on optic, photonic, imaging, and laser technologies. You will interact with device, hardware and software design teams to assist in overall development of optical systems; specifying, selecting and qualifying an active and passive optical components, developing and benchmarking system performance models, developing and implementing test procedures and/or evaluating and selecting appropriate test instrumentation. Interested? Apply today! **This position can be remote** Responsibilities: + Architects, designs, and supports developing, and testing of optical design solutions to several highly-complex technical projects. Creates specifications for the projects. Leads technology roadmap process. Recommends project approach and goals + Strong expertise on the image lens design and familar with image lens manufacuring + Champions new thinking and creativity in team members to cultivate and retain top talent. Coaches others on how to effectively develop, communicate, and implement new solutions + Prioritizes quality and seeks out improvements in all aspects of optical projects + Maintains keen awareness of competitor products and development direction to help direct designs to surpass the competition + Uses status as a developer of novel and creative solutions to build business and bring positive attention to technologies and services + With other engineering disciplines, develops next generation ideas and solutions to meet client needs before the competition + Analyzes competitor intellectual property and participates in activities related to protecting intellectual property + Exercises independent judgment in methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results + May supervise the activities of others + Creates formal networks involving coordination among groups + Serves as organization spokesperson on specialized projects or programs + Acts as prime consultant on large projects that affect the organization's long-term goals and objectives Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications + Bachelor's degree in Engineering discipline + 9+ years’ experience in Optical Engineering + Experienced in Optical Engineering, Interferometry, Metrology, Laser + Must be fully versed in Imaging Optics + Must have deep understanding from the design phase through manufacturing Preferred Qualifications + Masters degree in an appropriate discipline and 6 plus years’ experience in optical Engineering + Ability to come up with innovative design concepts Zebra is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and broad work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact us at workplace.accommodations@zebra.com . The EEO is the Law poster is available here: https://www.zebra.com/content/dam/zebra/compliance/eeoisthelawposter.pdf . The EEO is the Law poster supplement is available here: https://www.zebra.com/content/dam/zebra/compliance/ginasupplement.pdf . We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation Salary: USD 124770.40 Yearly - USD 187155.60 Yearly


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Optical Systems Architect
    Meta    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 3 days    

    **Summary:**

    As a member of the Optics and Display Research (O&DR) organization at Reality Labs, you will be responsible for inventing and leading new display/optics systems that aim at delivering transformative experiences in Meta’s AR/VR products. You will join an agile team that is laser-focused on incubating new optical architectures based on nanotechnologies and establishing novel process capabilities with the support of internal prototyping teams and external partners. We are seeking an Optical Systems Architect experienced with early technology paths, someone who is able to work collaboratively across both deep and broad cross-functional teams to manage system maturation, requirements, and respective risks. And who can focus on execution while providing clear and effective communication, removing barriers across teams.

    **Required Skills:**

    Optical Systems Architect Responsibilities:

    1. Develop new concepts, technologies, and architectures for Near-Eye Display (NED).

    2. Deliver high-level FDTD optimization of new Nanooptics devices and Ray-Optics models of larger sub-systems.

    3. Define sub-system requirements, then deliver AR/VR hardware, software, and calibration that meets specifications. This may include: hardware (optics, electronics, mechanics, silicon, sensor, data-communication), software (computer vision algorithms, calibration, modeling, analysis), and performance analysis.

    4. Drive optical system requirements definitions. Flow down optical system requirements to sub-system and component level. Resolve requirements discrepancies at different levels.

    5. Drive design verification, testing, and troubleshooting processes to correlate optical modeling with metrology, and between sub-system performance and system performance.

    6. Support Technical Program Managers in evaluation, validation, and delivery to specs by metrology, user, and safety studies.

    **Minimum Qualifications:**

    Minimum Qualifications:

    7. PhD or equivalent experience in Optical Engineering, Physics, Electrical Engineering, or a related field.

    8. 6+ years of experience in developing systems with multi-function/multi-disciplinary threads.

    9. 6+ years experience and knowledge of optics in one or more of the following: systems design and integration, imaging, illumination, radiometry and photometry, physical and geometric optics, statistics, and polarization.

    10. Experience in optical and sensor system design maturation, including requirement development from physical based modeling, and knowledge of fabrication/vendor processes.

    11. Proficient with FDTD simulation software such as Lumerical and Meep, and Ray Optics modeling software such as Zemax, LightTools, or FRED.

    12. Experience in one or more system optimization and analysis tools, such as MATLAB, Python, C++, or Java.

    **Preferred Qualifications:**

    Preferred Qualifications:

    13. 10+ years of experience in research or advanced optics development.

    14. Experience with technology transfer from research to product organizations.

    15. Experience with design/manufacturing of small form-factor imaging and projection systems.

    16. Process development experience for optical parts, sensors, computer vision, software and hardware integration.

    17. Experience in opto-mechanical integration and system design.

    18. 6+ years of experience working in the field of AR/VR.

    19. Track record of leading technologies from inception to productization.

    20. Expertise in nanooptics design.

    21. Knowledge on all other system domains, such as electronics, integration, packaging, system performance roll-up, and visual perception.

    **Industry:** Internet

    **Equal Opportunity:** Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sales Associate - Optical
    National Vision    Peoria, AZ 85381
     Posted 3 days    

    *What would you do? – The Specifics* * Meet National Vision’s sales and company objectives. * Follow the America’s Best “Code of Excellence” to ensure customer satisfaction by creating a warm and welcoming environment for customers. * Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. * Perform insertion and removal training of contact lenses to customers, as permitted by state law. * Educate clients on proper eyeglass and contact lens care. * Maintain accurate and organized patient records. * Assist Optometric Technician, Receptionist, and Contact Lens Technician when necessary. * Answer, screen, and forward incoming phone calls in accordance with National Vision protocol. * Maintain visual merchandising according to Brand and Company Standards. * Are you the right fit? – The Suitable Talent* * Previous retail experience preferred, but not required. * Strong selling skills, aimed at meeting both the store’s and self-sales targets, by following company policies. * Strong customer service skills. * Able to give instruction in a clear and concise manner to customers. * Effective interpersonal skills. * Excellent organizational skills. * Detailed oriented. * Multitasking and time-management skills. * Ability to learn optical knowledge. * Professional attitude and appearance. *Taking care of our people* We understand the importance of financial health and security, and because of that, we provide competitive compensation to all Associates – including bonus potential for every position in the store! We also offer a comprehensive benefits package including health and dental insurance, 401k retirement savings with company match, flex spending account, paid personal time off, paid company holidays, parental leave, employee eyewear discount and much, much more. At National Vision, we strive to deliver opportunities for professional growth and long-term career fulfillment. We provide training programs, access to educational courses and pride ourselves on the ever-increasing amount of promotions from within. Please see our website www.nationalvision.com to learn more. We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Sales Associate - Optical
    National Vision    Goodyear, AZ 85338
     Posted 4 days    

    *What would you do? – The Specifics* * Greet customers in a friendly manner and ensure high quality customer service. * Meet National Vision’s sales objectives. * Maintain awareness of same day service using “Ready When Promised” production board. * Ensure customers receive quality products in a timely manner. * Assist with answering phones efficiently in accordance with National Vision telephone protocol. * Ensure all customer service complaints are handled effectively and efficiently. * Review reasons for redos and implement practices to correct. Ensure quality standards are met. * Check on status and notify customers when orders are in or of any delays. * Ensure all intra-web functions are done daily including cancelled job status, backorder list and problem jobs. * Assist with dispensing eyeglasses and contact lenses to customers, if permitted by state law. * Perform insertion and removal training of contact lens as directed by management and permitted by state law. * Ensure store cleanliness policies are adhered to at all times. * Complete inventory count and replenish stock as necessary. * Ensure all visual merchandising is implemented and maintained. * Ensure that the eyeglass department is kept clean and organized at all times. * Ensure that inventory control and loss prevention procedures are followed at all times. * Are you the right fit? – The Suitable Talent* * Previous retail experience preferred, but not required. * Effective interpersonal skills. * Ability to present and sell eyeglass features and specialty lenses. * Must possess strong customer service skills. * Ability to learn optical knowledge. * Must be able to work and interact effectively within a host store environment, adhering to and promoting all host store policies, procedures, and regulations. * Ability to stand for extended periods of time that may average 6-8 hours. *Taking care of our people* We understand the importance of financial health and security, and because of that, we provide competitive compensation to all Associates – including bonus potential for every position in the store! We also offer a comprehensive benefits package including health and dental insurance, 401k retirement savings with company match, flex spending account, paid personal time off, paid company holidays, parental leave, employee eyewear discount and much, much more. At National Vision, we strive to deliver opportunities for professional growth and long-term career fulfillment. We provide training programs, access to educational courses and pride ourselves on the ever-increasing amount of promotions from within. Please see our website www.nationalvision.com to learn more. We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Fiber Optic Splicing Tech
    Black & Veatch    Phoenix, AZ 85067
     Posted 5 days    

    **Fiber Optic Splicing Tech**

    Date: Aug 3, 2022

    Location:

    US

    Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

    At Black & Veatch, our employee-owners go beyond the project. For over a century, we have been breaking down social, economic and geographic barriers by making life's critical resources accessible to all. Working with us, you will help provide critical expertise as we, along with our valued clients, deliver solutions that positively impact communities around the world. Our professionals are our greatest asset, and we believe nothing is more important than the health, happiness and professional growth of our employee-owners. With a focus on flexible work-life balance options, an expanding and diverse workforce, and limitless career growth opportunities, we will give you our best to help yougive us your best, and together we can build a world of difference.

    **Req Id :** 80843

    **Opportunity Type** **:** Staff

    **Relocation eligible :** No

    **Full time/Part time :** Full-Time

    **Contract Hire Only for this Project :** No

    **Job Summary**

    Outside plant fiber optic cable splicing, to include both ribbon fiber and loose tube fiber, installation of splice closures, unidirectional and bidirectional fiber testing, fiber troubleshooting and repair, test report generation. Coordinate daily crew activities and work schedule, maintaining a safe and quality work site and location, maintain splicing rig and associated equipment and tools. Inspection of all equipment assigned to crew, maintain daily production rates. Ensure work is conducted in a safe manner and according to company safety practices.

    **Key Responsibilities**

    + Operation of electronic fusion splicing and testing equipment, including use of all related fiber splicing hand tools. Equipment may include single fiber fusion splicers, mass fusion splicers, OTDRs, power meters, OCWRs to complete unidirectional and bidirection tests.

    + Read and interpret fiber splicing diagrams, prints, specifications, work scopes, and fiber optic color code charts.

    + Perform ring cuts.

    + Install fiber closures, terminations, connectors, patch panels and related materials.

    + Mounting FTP’s and splicing cabinets.

    + Bond and ground fiber cables according to client specifications.

    + Connects wires and cables to terminals and attaches/detaches various kinds of hardware to wires, cables, buildings, or poles.

    + Perform all work in a right-of-way environment, on enterprise properties, or in and around cell site locations.

    + Deploying and removing various traffic control devices that protect the work area while on a street or roadway.

    + Extensive knowledge of approved practices, procedures, tools, codes and materials used in fiber optic cable splicing.

    + Must be computer literate and familiar with laptops, tablets and Microsoft Office suite of programs.

    + Knowledge of first aid procedures and CPR.

    + Complete weekly time sheets and production reports.

    + Must be able to quickly learn and understand individual market and client installation specifications and understand the importance of accurate client deliverables.

    + Take site photos or photos of work performed, using digital cameras, as needed.

    + Complete reports related to project status, progress, or other work details, using computer software.

    + Participate, adhere to and support all safety related policies, processes and programs. Engage with your work team to ensure we achieve zero injuries. Understand that no job is so important that your safety, the safety of your crew, or public safety will be compromised. Watch for hazards and report any concerns to your supervisor or safety professional. If needed, use your stop work authority until the issue is resolved.

    + Report all accidents and near misses to supervisor; participate in investigation process as needed.

    + Lead, complete, and sign off on daily pre-job work planning and safety planning in the appropriate format. Identify safety hazards you or other employees may be subject to and take all necessary corrective action to eliminate and/or mitigate hazards. Assure all crew members understand, participate, and sign all pre-job safety planning tools at start and end of shift. Complete all required safety related paperwork.

    + Understand and respond appropriately to all safety hazards and warning devices (i.e. back-up alarms, smell of smoke, fumes, odors, different colored warning tags, warning sirens).

    + Use effective verbal and written communication skills. Add, subtract, multiply and divide whole numbers and fractions rapidly and accurately.

    + Listen to co-workers suggestions, safety concerns, and recommendations giving full attention to what they are saying and take the time to understand the points being made, asking questions and providing feedback when appropriate.

    + Coordinate work with other crafts and co-workers on the job.

    + Provide on-the-job training and/or mentoring to helpers and laborers you are working with. Train/teach safetypractices, policies and procedures related to an employee’s assigned tasks.

    + Produce quality work, meeting requirements of plans, specifications and industry standards.

    + Read and understand MOP’s, work orders, blueprints, plans datasheets, site drawings and specifications. Visualize two dimensional drawings in three dimensions. Must complete As-Built or redline documentation on prints.

    **Management Responsibilities**

    Individual Contributor

    **Preferred Qualifications**

    + DOT Certification

    + Basic First Aid/CPR

    + Confined space entry training

    + OSHA 10-hour training

    + Experience working with a piece rate compensation structure

    **Minimum Qualifications**

    At least two years of experience working as a fiber splicing technician or a combination of work experience and training, and a working knowledge of fiber optic networks. Ability to understand and follow directions. As required by Black & Veatch Motor Vehicle Policy (4J) valid driver’s license with a clean driving record for the last three years is required. Ability to drive a pick-up and trailer combination and maneuver it safely, including backing it up. Must be able to travel between remote site locations. Position will require the passing of a pre-employment drug test. Must be able to perform rope access work. In addition, must have all necessary tools (see Fiber Optic Splicing Technician Tool list).

    All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

    **Certifications**

    + Fiber Optic Splicing certifications

    + Splicing and Testing Equipment OEM certifications

    + Basic First Aid/CPR

    + Mobile Equipment Operator Certification

    **Work Environment/Physical Demands**

    Physical Demands:

    + Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds.

    + Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move in and around confined and cluttered places, and uneven areas, see and hear naturally or with correction.

    + Sitting or standing for long periods of time.

    + Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with requirements of the job duties.

    + Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls according to a set procedure.

    + Push, pull, reach, and carry objects such as tools, cable, materials and equipment weighing up to 50 lbs.

    + Requires repetitive movement.

    + Climb up and down and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders, machinery and other objects.

    + Work up to a 12-hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions.

    + Occasional night work, as required by client requirements.

    Work Environment:

    + Typical OSP aerial and underground construction environments, rights of way, easements, cell sites, and enterprise properties.

    + Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into awkward positions, including at elevations and in confined spaces.

    + Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc.

    + Requires working in extremely bright or low lighting conditions.

    + Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.

    + Work around hazardous equipment.

    + This position is considered a safety sensitive position.

    **Competencies**

    **Salary Plan**

    GEN: General Services

    **Job Grade**

    005

    Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

    Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy. We offer professionals an array of health and welfare benefits that vary based on their geographic region and employment status. This may include health, life accident and disability insurances, paid time off, financial programs and more. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

    By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.

    **Job Segment:** Aerial Operator, Transportation, Engineering


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • Range Optical Measurements Observer II **INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY**
    TRAX Internation    Yuma Proving Ground, AZ 85365
     Posted 5 days    

    Range Optical Measurements Observer II **INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY**

    Job Code:2022:0402-128

    Location:Yuma Proving Ground, AZ

    FT/PT Status:Full Time

    Business Sector:Test Range Operations

    Job Description

    Sets up and operates theodolites and associated equipment and software. Uses theodolite and stopwatch to collect azimuth, elevation and time of flight data on airburst and/or impact from firing programs. Records and provides data to senior technicians. Flag munitions as directed by senior technicians. Assists senior technicians with quality control of data collected. Performs operator maintenance on equipment. Maintains records and logbooks. Performs other duties as needed to ensure completion of test mission. This position is covered under the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

    Qualifications

    Rate of Pay: $29.27Education/Licenses/Certifications/Experience Requirements:* Must possess a high school diploma or equivalent.* Must have certificate of qualification for Observer issued by range support contractor (in house applicants).* Must have one of the following: 2 years’ experience in a related field, OR 1 year in section OR directly related Trade School / Military training and 1 year related experience.Job Skills Requirements:* Must have basic understanding of a grid system.* Must be able to configure live link system with instrumentation* Must provide personally-owned common hand tools.Physical Requirements:* Must pass a pre-employment drug screening and physical and periodic retests.* Must be able to wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for work tasks assigned.* Must be capable of working in extreme weather conditions including summer temperatures peaking around 120 degrees Fahrenheit.* Must be capable of lifting 50 lbs. unassisted.* Must be able to climb ladders and stairs safely.* Must be capable of kneeling, squatting, bending and standing while performing duties.* Must be able to distinguish colors. * Must be able to work from an elevated position (up to 25 feet above ground level).* Must be able to carry equipment up flights of stairs to work location* Must meet the physical requirements necessary to perform operations outlined, performed, and stated in the SOPs for Range Optical Measure.Job Requirements:* Must possess a valid driver's license, without special restrictions.* Must have dependable transportation and a dependable means of communication.* Must be able to work all shifts, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed, sometimes on short notice, to support test missions.* Must be able speak, write, read, and understand English.* Must have a well-mannered customer service attitude.* Must be willing to cross-train in other areas.* Must use “down-time” effectively to the benefit of test, self, and company.* Must be punctual, responsible, and dependable.* Must demonstrate motivation, initiative, and reliability.* Must be adaptable, flexible, and able to adjust to new or changing instructions.* Must have a demonstrated ability to follow instructions and company policy.* Must be able to deliver quality products to the customer and be responsive to their needs.* Must be safety and security conscious, complying with rules and policies.* Must be able to work both as part of a team and independently.Additional Desirable Qualifications:* Current Secret Security Clearance.* Knowledge of YPG ranges.* Knowledge of land surveying.Terms of Employment & Eligibility Requirements:* Must be a U.S. Citizen and not hold multiple citizenships.* Must possess or be able to obtain a security clearance prior to employment and maintain security clearance for the duration of employment.* Must be a current TRAX employee or affiliate subcontractor for internal postings.***Relevance of experience to be determined by hiring manager.

    Closing Date: 10 August 2022

    Other Job Information (if applicable)

    * TRAX International, Test Services Division, participates in E-Verify.* TRAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.* TRAX Test Services promotes a drug/alcohol free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing, as per applicable State Laws.* Must be able to obtain a security clearance prior to employment and maintain security clearance for the duration of employment.

    TRAX Test Services also encompasses affiliate subcontracts. All positions with TRAX can always be transferred to one of the subcontracts.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • **Minimum $10k Sign-On Bonus** - Electro-Optics - Optical Engineer II - Tucson, AZ
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 5 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

    Job Summary:

    The Electro-Optics Product and Technologies (EOPT) department is responsible for requirements decomposition, detailed design and production support of the EO Sensors/Seekers, including the detectors, cryogenic systems, and structures making up the sensor/seeker subsystems. The multi-disciplined department includes engineers that may be responsible for the following: Designing, modeling/analyzing and verifying optical components within a sensor/seeker designing the structures that hold the optics, including any mechanisms needed to move optics, as well as the cryogenic systems used to cool and maintain the temperature of EO detectors. Relaying critical detector interface and performance requirements to detector suppliers and verifying requirements are met. Utilize many different engineering discipline skills to assemble, test and verify optical, electrical and mechanical components as they are built up into the sensor/seeker subsystem.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate as mentee and Individual Contributor supporting program activities.

    + Optical alignment/testing of optics assemblies.

    + EO modeling, simulation, and analysis applications.

    + Requirements development, requirement validation, and subsystem trade studies.

    + Design of optical and opto-mechanical seeker systems and/or test fixtures for missiles.

    + Working with engineering and production personnel to troubleshoot and provide root cause and corrective action to design and process issues.

    + Support production related activities in the assembly and documentation of electro-optical subsystems.

    + Troubleshooting hardware and process issues down to CCA and component levels

    + Resolution of issues on production lines and in testing (including suppliers)

    + Failure analysis / root cause determination and corrective action implementation

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Master’s degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) degree.

    + This position requires 12 months or less of relevant professional work experience (excluding internships).

    + Knowledge of Electro-Optical subsystems.

    The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Qualifications We Value:

    + ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. 3.0 cumulative GPA desired.

    + Ability to develop and present technical briefings.

    + Current/Active DoD security clearance or SSBI.

    + Experience in troubleshooting investigations and processes.

    + Experience with test equipment, test automation scripting, test conduction, sensor control.

    + Experience with hardware/software integration.

    + Class projects, professional internships, or academic research demonstrating the ability to apply technical coursework or skills.

    + Use of Computer Analysis Tools (MatLab, Zemax, CodeV, FRED, or Microsoft Excel for EO modeling, simulation, and analysis applications.

    + Optical design or systems integration and test experience or coursework in one or more of the following areas: optical testing and alignment, optical laboratory experience.

    + Direct experience with EO design, lab, test and/or production support.

    + Knowledge and experience in optical design and analysis, infrared systems, optical tolerancing, fabrication and testing.

    + Class projects, professional internships, or academic research demonstrating the ability to apply technical coursework or computer software skills.

    + Demonstrated ability to work effectively with coworkers from diverse communities and cultures.

    + Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles.

    What We Offer :

    Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    Additional Details:

    Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume.

    This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

    This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • **Minimum $5k Sign-On Bonus** - Electro-Optics - Optical Engineer I - Tucson, AZ
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 5 days    

    About Us:

    At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

    Job Summary:

    The Electro-Optics Product and Technologies (EOPT) department is responsible for requirements decomposition, detailed design and production support of the EO Sensors/Seekers, including the detectors, cryogenic systems, and structures making up the sensor/seeker subsystems. The multi-disciplined department includes engineers that may be responsible for the following: Designing, modeling/analyzing and verifying optical components within a sensor/seeker designing the structures that hold the optics, including any mechanisms needed to move optics, as well as the cryogenic systems used to cool and maintain the temperature of EO detectors. Relaying critical detector interface and performance requirements to detector suppliers and verifying requirements are met. Utilize many different engineering discipline skills to assemble, test and verify optical, electrical and mechanical components as they are built up into the sensor/seeker subsystem.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate as mentee and Individual Contributor supporting program activities.

    + Optical alignment/testing of optics assemblies.

    + EO modeling, simulation, and analysis applications.

    + Requirements development, requirement validation, and subsystem trade studies.

    + Design of optical and opto-mechanical seeker systems and/or test fixtures for missiles.

    + Working with engineering and production personnel to troubleshoot and provide root cause and corrective action to design and process issues.

    + Support production related activities in the assembly and documentation of electro-optical subsystems.

    + Troubleshooting hardware and process issues down to CCA and component levels.

    + Resolution of issues on production lines and in testing (including suppliers).

    + Failure analysis / root cause determination and corrective action implementation.

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelor’s degree in Optical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) degree.

    + This position requires 12 months or less of relevant professional work experience (excluding internships).

    + Knowledge of Electro-Optical subsystems.

    The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Qualifications We Value:

    + ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. 3.0 cumulative GPA desired.

    + Ability to develop and present technical briefings.

    + Current/Active DoD security clearance or SSBI.

    + Experience in troubleshooting investigations and processes

    + Experience with test equipment, test automation scripting, test conduction, sensor control

    + Experience with hardware/software integration.

    + Class projects, professional internships, or academic research demonstrating the ability to apply technical coursework or skills.

    + Use of Computer Analysis Tools (MatLab, Zemax, CodeV, FRED, or Microsoft Excel for EO modeling, simulation, and analysis applications.

    + Optical design or systems integration and test experience or coursework in one or more of the following areas: optical testing and alignment, optical laboratory experience.

    + Direct experience with EO design, lab, test and/or production support

    + Knowledge and experience in optical design and analysis, infrared systems, optical tolerancing, fabrication and testing

    + Class projects, professional internships, or academic research demonstrating the ability to apply technical coursework or computer software skills.

    + Demonstrated ability to work effectively with coworkers from diverse communities and cultures.

    + Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles.

    What We Offer :

    Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    Additional Details:

    Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume.

    This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

    This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.


    Employment Type

    Full Time

  • **Minimum $5k Sign-On Bonus** - Electro-Optics - Opto-Mechanical Engineer I - Tucson, AZ
    Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702
     Posted 5 days    

    About Us: At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers. Job Summary: The Electro-Optics Product and Technologies (EOPT) department is responsible for requirements decomposition, detailed design and production support of the EO Sensors/Seekers, including the detectors, cryogenic systems, and structures making up the sensor/seeker subsystems. The multi-disciplined department includes engineers that may be responsible for the following: Designing, modeling/analyzing and verifying optical components within a sensor/seeker relaying critical detector interface and performance requirements to detector suppliers and verifying requirements are met. Utilize many different engineering discipline skills to assemble, test and verify optical, electrical and mechanical components as they are built up into the sensor/seeker subsystem. Mechanical engineers are responsible for designing the structures that hold the optics, including any mechanisms need to move optics, as well as the cryogenic systems used to cool and maintain the temperature of EO detectors. Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    + Participate as mentee and Individual Contributor supporting program activities.

    + Requirements development, requirement validation, and subsystem trade studies.

    + Design of opto-mechanical seeker systems and/or test fixtures for missiles.

    + Working with engineering and production personnel to troubleshoot and provide root cause and corrective action to design and process issues.

    + Support production related activities in the assembly and documentation of electro-optical subsystems.

    + Resolution of issues on production lines and in testing (including suppliers)

    + Failure analysis / root cause determination and corrective action implementation

    Qualifications You Must Have:

    + Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).

    + This position requires 12 months or less of relevant professional work experience (excluding internships).

    + Knowledge of Electro-Optical subsystems.

    + Familiarity with 3D modeling CAD tools, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing methods, and knowledgeable in reading mechanical fabrication and assembly drawings.

    The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance. Qualifications We Value:

    + ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. 3.0 cumulative GPA desired.

    + Ability to develop and present technical briefings.

    + Current/Active DoD security clearance or SSBI.

    + Experience in troubleshooting investigations and processes

    + Class projects, professional internships, or academic research demonstrating the ability to apply technical coursework or skills.

    + Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) per ANSI Y14.5.

    + Assembly, integration, test, and supplier-interface experience.

    + Direct experience with EO design, lab, test and/or production support

    + Knowledge and experience in optical design and analysis, infrared systems, optical tolerancing, fabrication and testing.

    + Demonstrated ability to work effectively with coworkers from diverse communities and cultures.

    + Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles.

    What We Offer : Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

    Additional Details : Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume. This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

    Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.


    Employment Type

    Full Time


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