Optics Engineer

Auburn Hills, Michigan

Post Date: 12/06/2017 Job ID: 6812 Industry: Engineering

OPTICS ENGINEER

 

            BRIEF DESCRIPTION:      
  • Design optical surfaces for lens and reflector systems for forward and rearward automotive illumination systems.
  • Validate design via internal and external optical ray tracing software
  • Create tools to assist in optical product development
  • Review final product for correlation and product sign-off
  • Attend night drives for headlamp evaluations
  • Support program quoting, feasibility

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Define feasibility of lamp assemblies per function and deliver feasibility reports
  • Attend customer meetings for lamp feasibility and performance issues
  • Create optical surfaces on lens and reflectors to meet regulatory and customer requirements
  • Give input to optical  program software development for enhancements as needed
  • Validate/correlate product with photometric testing equipment
  • Assist in program night drive evaluations including analysis of product
  • Solve photometry issues with mfg. plant locations
  • Define hardware and software requirements
  • Other duties as assigned

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
  • Education:

      - Bachelor’ s degree in Engineering (in optics/physics) or Engineering/Mathematics      background or equivalent work experience

 
  • Experience:

      - Experience with LED properties, selection and use

      - Knowledgeable of regulatory specifications

     - 3-5 years optic design experience in Exterior Automotive Lighting products

      - Experience with CAD systems. Catia V5 preferred.

- Prefer Bi-lingual in French, Italian or Spanish language
  • Skills:

- Craftsmanship skills

 

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