Optical Systems Engineer Space


Your mission

As Optical Systems Engineer, you are responsible for developing the entire optical system for satellite missions. Your tasks include:

  • Define the architecture of the optical system (requirements, specifications, integration plans and test procedures)
  • Perform feasability studies, define subsystem interfaces, error budgets and requirements flow down and allocation
  • Write technical specifications in discussion with external customers and suppliers
  • Follow-up the electro-optical system development at the supplier
  • Perform system-level estimations of optical performance
  • Choose and identify all the necessary components (sensor, detector, optics, telescope...)

Your experience

  • Master in Engineering (optics, physics,...)
  • At least 3 years of experience with complex imaging systems and optical systems (architecture, testing)
  • Experienced in optical system characterization
  • Excellent knowledge of ray/wave optics, laser/non-laser sources and measurement techniques
  • Expertise in imaging systems (camera's, displays...) and image processing
  • Proficient in optic design and simulation tools (e.g. Zemax)
  • Fluent in English

VeroTech offers you

  • A dynamic, fast growing and innovating environment
  • The opportunity to increase your talents by working on projects in different industries
  • A motivating salary including several extra-legal advantages