We are pleased to be hiring!

Optics sales engineer/project manager

Job description

This is a permanent full time position at our Nepean (Ottawa), Ontario facility.  

Your responsibilities will include:
Inside sales via telephone/email of catalog and custom optical components
Development of new products for our catalog
Design of manufacturing processes for custom components
Discussions with suppliers of sub-components, raw materials, etc.
Support to manufacturing as required during fabrication
Test and measurement during fabrication, including operation of fluid jet polishing systems
Opportunities to be involved in sales/design/fabrication of turnkey instruments.
Occasionally, some travel may be required to visit customers or attend industry events.

 

Requirements. 

Comfortable communicating with new people in person/by telephone/email.  
The ability to interact with people in a positive and constructive manner.
Undergraduate or higher degree in field related to optics (physics, math, engineering, etc)  
Demonstrated ability to multitask
Detail oriented
Fluent in English written and spoken.
Legally eligible to work in Canada

Nice to have

Industry experience
Able to plan complex projects
Experience with thin film design, or optical system design 
Mechanical design experience (2D or 3D), AutoCAD/Solidworks or equivalent
High level programming ability (e.g. LabVIEW, Matlab, C#)
Additional languages

To apply, please send your CV and a letter to careers@lightmachinery.com

NOTE:  We expect to start interviewing for this position in March of 2017.

LightMachinery welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.


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