Optical System Engineer Life Science


Your mission

As an Optical System Engineer Life Science, you work in a high-tech environment in close collaboration with design engineers, application engineers and system engineers on healthcare solutions. You are responsible for the design and set-up of optical test stands for custom photonic devices. Your tasks include:

  • Combining chip-based integrated photonic devices and optical components, keeping application requirements on top of your mind
  • Modelling the optical system to estimate performance, robustness and to refine specifications
  • Designing mechanical test fixtures and implementing hardware automation to improve test protocols
  • Reporting internally and externally about process and timing
  • Working in close collaboration with engineers and biologists in a multidisciplinary team

Your experience

  • Master of PhD degree in Optics, Physics, Electro-optics
  • At least 3 years experience in design, set-up and test of optical systems
  • First experience in developing user interfaces with Labview, Matlab or Python
  • Knowledge of Zemax and mechanical prototyping is consider an asset
  • Hands-on personality with strong communication skills
  • Fluent in English

VeroTech offers you

  • Grow your talents by challenging mid to long-term R&D projects in different industries
  • Join an inspiring community of engineers with different backgrounds and seniority levels
  • Working in a people-oriented company with an informal working environment
  • Close follow-up of your career path combined with technical and business related trainings
  • A motivating salary, with extralegal benefits and the possibility of a company car



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