Rigaku Americas Holding

  • Optical Engineer

    Job Locations US-MA-Wilmington
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(4 weeks ago)
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    Rigaku is looking for an optical engineer to design new spectrometers, laser illumination and collection optics, and to refine the design of existing optical systems. The successful candidate for this position will design and construct Raman and LIBS optics systems for analytical instrumentation.  These systems are used in challenging industrial environments, so priority is not only placed on performance, but also on ruggedness and reliability. 


    • Develop compact, rugged high performance spectrometers for UV and IR applications
    • Develop IR laser focusing optics
    • Transfer optical systems to manufacturing and support ramp up and troubleshooting


    • M.S. or PhD in Optical Engineering or Physics
    • Minimum 5-years’ experience in analytical instrumentation or related industry
    • Experience managing projects and people
    • Demonstrated experience in optical design and assembly of tight tolerance devices
    • Experience in developing miniature optical systems for low volume manufacturing.
    • DFM and manufacturing process development experience
    • Experience with optical materials properties
    • Laboratory experience using standard lab equipment such as optical spectrum analyzers, RF spectrum and network analyzers, oscilloscopes, lasers and high speed IR cameras


    The Ideal candidate also must:

    • Experience with Nd:YAG diode pumped lasers
    • Experience designing compact spectrometers
    • Experience with handheld devices

    Rigaku is an EEO/AA Employer Disabled/Veteran.


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