Sr. Staff Optical Engineer:
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Fluorescence Microscopy (FM) engineering group of the Nano Surfaces Business of Bruker Corporation in Middleton, WI is looking for an Optical Design Engineer to define, design, develop and test the next generation of Optical tools. FM develops world class products for Neuroscience(Multi-photon), cell biology (Confocal) and super resolution microscopy(SML.) The Optical Design Engineer will work closely with product management, scientists and engineers to architect the requirements for a variety of projects in a highly collaborative and fast-paced environment. The Optical Design Engineer will provide technical leadership as part of a cross functional product team working on complex opto-mechanical product initiatives. They will design, develop and test optical systems. The position requires system-level expertise and interacts with hardware and software design teams to assist in overall development of optical systems.
Tasks include conceptualization and definition of optical paths, specifying, selecting and qualifying active and passive optical components, developing and benchmarking system performance models, developing and implementing test procedures, and evaluating and selecting appropriate test instrumentation.