Laser Development Engineer

Laser Development Engineer

Job Title: Laser Development Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £28000 - £30000.00 per annum + great package
Start Date: asap
Reference: 11768MG_1526289391
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2018 10:16

Job Description

Laser Development Engineer
Southampton, Hampshire
Up to £30,000
A high-tech Electronic Product Manufacturer in Southampton, Hampshire, require a Laser Systems Development Engineer who can help support the design & development of high power laser products.
The role has arisen due to a busy order book, with our client bringing a number of new cutting-edge products to market. As part of a busy engineering group, you will be responsible for undertaking experimental work to investigate new laser products & novel high peak power laser & power amplifier approaches. You will also develop test methods & test equipment for lab work & prototyping.
The laser design group requires a strongly practical, hands-on approach to technology development, underpinned with an understanding of the principles of physics related to lasers & optical components. A solid background in electronics & measurement is advantageous. You should also have a BSc degree or higher in lasers / physics or engineering with 2 years hands on experience with lasers, optics or fibre optics. This role will suit someone who enjoys hands on optical lab work.
The role is based in Southampton, Hampshire. Remuneration is likely to be in the region of c£28,000 to £30,000 plus a good benefits package including pension, 25 days holiday & comprehensive private medical cover.
Please forward your CV to or call 02392 288206 to speak with Matt George

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