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Optical Engineer

Company: Leonardo DRS
Location: San Diego
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Leonardo DRS is a prime contractor, leading technology innovator and supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and defense contractors worldwide. The company specializes in naval and maritime systems, ground combat mission command and network computing, global satellite communications and network infrastructure, avionics systems, and intelligence and security solutions. Additionally, the company builds power systems and electro-optical/infrared systems for a wide range of commercial customers. Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, Leonardo DRS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo S.p.A. - For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at

Job ID: -107024 -DRS Daylight Solutions business provides industry-changing mid-infrared laser light technology for government and commercial markets, including: defense and security; life sciences; and industrial process control. As a mid-IR technology pioneer, Daylight Solutions has delivered more mid-IR systems to more applications world-wide than any other company. -At DRS Daylight Solutions, you will be eligible for competitive pay, great benefits, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k match, 9/80 work schedule, and Tuition Assistance. Our Daylight family-oriented culture allows you to receive hands-on training, professional development, career advancement and exposure to the latest and greatest technology, where our motto is "To protect with Light". Come join the family! - Job Summary The Optical Engineer will integrate into Daylight's tunable lasers and instrumentation engineering team. The Engineer will contribute their optical system expertise to the development of new and existing products. Job Responsibilities

  • Guide optical system design choices with simulations and sub-system experiments
  • Contribute to all phases of new product development
  • Integrate and document product prototypes
  • Perform Design Verification Testing
  • Transfer build and test knowledge to Production
  • Participate in Failure Reporting Analysis and Corrective Action System (FRACAS) Support application and business development activities
  • Apply DLSI engineering processes
  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related technical field or equivalent experience and a minimum of 2 years of experience
    • Competent technical expertise and application domain knowledge
    • Ability to work independently The pay scale for this position is $92,789/year - $132,689/year. The pay scale information is a general guideline only. When extending an offer of employment, DRS Daylight Solutions considers factors such as (but not limited to) the scope and responsibilities of the position; any Federal Government contract labor categories and contract wage rates, the candidate's relevant work experience, education/training, certifications, and key skills; internal equity; and market and business considerations. Leonardo DRS, Inc. and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal opportunity employers and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. #LI-SF1

Keywords: Leonardo DRS, San Diego , Optical Engineer, Other , San Diego, California

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