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Senior Optoelectronics Development Engineer

Greater London
Job Type:
£40k - 45k per year + Bonus + Benefits


Senior Optoelectronics Development Engineer

  • Basic Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Annual Bonus
  • Flexible hours: Monday – Friday 37.5 hour week
  • Private medical & life assurance
  • Hertfordshire based

An incredible opportunity for a Senior Optoelectronics Development Engineer has arisen with this company. At the forefront of their industry, they are renowned for continuously developing new optoelectronic / photonic equipment to fit market and customer requirements. You will be joining a fantastic company, they are very friendly with a warm and welcoming environment. The team includes people from many different backgrounds and countries, they are dynamic and highly educated in their fields. Many of them are Degree, Masters or PhD educated.

The Senior Optoelectronics Development Engineer will work within the technical / R&D team and will be responsible for the following:

  • Lead the optimisation and characterisation of a new prototype product
  • Manage technical aspects of the project, optimising components, settings and performance
  • Design and perform characterisation tests and produce specification for the new system
  • Coordinate with relevant colleagues to support the transfer into production

The Candidate

The successful Optoelectronics Development and Support Engineer will:

  • Have a background in photonics / optoelectronics
  • Masters level qualification as a minimum in a related field
  • Confidence in using optical test instruments
  • Fault finding and troubleshooting ability

Based from my client’s Head Office NW of London - commutable from Barnet, Edgeware, Watford, Harrow, Borehamwood, St Albans, Hatfield, Luton, Aylesbury, Stevenage, Hemel Hempstead, Dunstable etc.

Company information

At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That’s why our engineering consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates. We actively recruit at all levels from Board level down to Graduates, Engineering and Design Leadership right through to graduate Engineering and Manufacturing roles, as well as Technical Sales & Sales Leadership. 

This is a superb opportunity for any photonics, optoelectronics or physics experienced individual looking to work for a reputable engineering organisation.

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