Senior Optical Design Engineer - Lighting
Based in the South West and exciting opportunity has arisen to join an organization focused on lighting and LED based systems for the Solid state lighting market.
This specialist position will involve the creation and realisation of new LED lighting components, responsible for all aspects of optical design, including optical specification, simulation, design and characterisation. Key responsibilities will include: Optical Prototype design; use of optical analysis tools (Zemax or other) for current and new designs; Optical characterization of existing and new materials; Manufacture and characterisation of new designs.
The successful candidate will have a good relevant degree, along with:
* A proven background in LED and/or lighting component design and development
* A good technical knowledge of the emerging solid state lighting market
* Understanding of Optical manufacturing
* Good knowledge with Zemax (preferably) or equivalent illumination design software
This is an exciting opportunity to work at the forefront of Solid State Lighting and the role offers good career progression and exciting research opportunities.